Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 31 37
Rank change year-on-year -11 +6 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 51 92 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.35% 7.80% 6.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.24% 9.32% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 48 75 87
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,169 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.42% +23.08% +8.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,375 £58,750 £52,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +29.03%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 817 987 874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 85.64% 83.72% 89.00%
Number of salaries quoted 717 816 746
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £64,063 £60,000 £57,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Tyne and Wear

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Tyne and Wear

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Tyne and Wear

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 50 £42,500 +16.59% 11
Software Engineering
North East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 39 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (52.94%) .NET
2 27 (52.94%) Degree
3 22 (43.14%) JavaScript
4 19 (37.25%) C#
5 18 (35.29%) MVC
6 17 (33.33%) OO
7 16 (31.37%) HTML
7 16 (31.37%) Java
8 15 (29.41%) HTML5
9 14 (27.45%) React
9 14 (27.45%) SDLC
9 14 (27.45%) Windows
10 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET
10 13 (25.49%) Web Development
10 13 (25.49%) Computer Science
10 13 (25.49%) AngularJS
11 12 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
13 10 (19.61%) Linux
13 10 (19.61%) Unit Testing
13 10 (19.61%) Xamarin
14 9 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
14 9 (17.65%) Android
14 9 (17.65%) Domain-Driven Design
14 9 (17.65%) Mobile App
14 9 (17.65%) Computer Science Degree
14 9 (17.65%) CRM

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.92%) Documentum
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) CMS
3 1 (1.96%) Confluence
3 1 (1.96%) nginx
3 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (15.69%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.96%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) SSL
2 1 (1.96%) 802.15
2 1 (1.96%) HTTP
2 1 (1.96%) SMS
2 1 (1.96%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (13.73%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.96%) Big Data
5 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.96%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.88%) Selenium
3 2 (3.92%) JIRA
3 2 (3.92%) Maven
3 2 (3.92%) MSTest
3 2 (3.92%) NUnit
3 2 (3.92%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (3.92%) Subversion
3 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (15.69%) Advertising
2 4 (7.84%) Marketing
3 2 (3.92%) Finance
4 1 (1.96%) Back Office
4 1 (1.96%) Electronics
4 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (54.90%) Developer
2 18 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 17 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 11 (21.57%) Software Developer
5 10 (19.61%) .NET Software Developer
5 10 (19.61%) Java Developer
6 9 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (17.65%) C# Developer
7 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (7.84%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (7.84%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Web Developer
10 3 (5.88%) .NET Web Applications Developer
10 3 (5.88%) C# Web Applications Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Full Stack Web Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Java Applications Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Java Web Applications Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (52.94%) .NET
2 16 (31.37%) HTML
3 15 (29.41%) HTML5
4 14 (27.45%) React
5 13 (25.49%) AngularJS
5 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET
6 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
8 8 (15.69%) CSS
8 8 (15.69%) Node.js
8 8 (15.69%) WPF
9 5 (9.80%) REST
9 5 (9.80%) Web Services
10 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
10 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (7.84%) Backbone.js
10 4 (7.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 4 (7.84%) Entity Framework
10 4 (7.84%) LINQ
10 4 (7.84%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Computer Science
2 12 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (17.65%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.96%) Arduino
5 1 (1.96%) Life Science
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Windows
2 10 (19.61%) Linux
3 9 (17.65%) Android
4 8 (15.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.96%) CentOS
5 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (35.29%) MVC
3 17 (33.33%) OO
4 14 (27.45%) SDLC
5 13 (25.49%) Web Development
6 11 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (19.61%) Unit Testing
8 9 (17.65%) CRM
8 9 (17.65%) Domain-Driven Design
9 8 (15.69%) SOLID
9 8 (15.69%) User Stories
10 7 (13.73%) Scrum
10 7 (13.73%) TDD
10 7 (13.73%) Test Automation
11 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
12 4 (7.84%) DevOps
12 4 (7.84%) Microservices
12 4 (7.84%) OOP
13 3 (5.88%) Open Source
13 3 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) JavaScript
2 19 (37.25%) C#
3 16 (31.37%) Java
4 8 (15.69%) VBA
5 6 (11.76%) C++
5 6 (11.76%) SQL
6 5 (9.80%) PHP
7 2 (3.92%) Embedded C
7 2 (3.92%) Perl
8 1 (1.96%) C
8 1 (1.96%) Go
8 1 (1.96%) Python
8 1 (1.96%) Ruby
8 1 (1.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (52.94%) Degree
2 9 (17.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.96%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Firmware
2 1 (1.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (1.96%) Ansible
2 1 (1.96%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Xamarin
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.92%) Pega
3 2 (3.92%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.96%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (1.96%) EMC
4 1 (1.96%) Google
4 1 (1.96%) OpenText
4 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.96%) Zend