Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for SOLID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOLID over the 6 months to 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SOLID Principles
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 87 102
Rank change year-on-year +12 +15 -
Permanent jobs citing SOLID 23 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.16% 0.91% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 1.08% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 1
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £32,500 £48,750 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% -22.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,725 £61,250
90th Percentile £49,250 £73,250 £63,750
North East median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -23.53% -32.00% -

SOLID 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 922 925 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 86.57% 84.17% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 804 758 745
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £24,200
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +6.67%

SOLID
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for SOLID in Tyne and Wear

SOLID
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for SOLID in Tyne and Wear

SOLID
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOLID in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for SOLID in Tyne and Wear

SOLID
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 SOLID within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 14 December 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 20 £31,250 -40.48% 3
Gateshead - 3 £42,000 -
SOLID
North East

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing SOLID 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 SOLID.

1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
3 19 (82.61%) AngularJS
4 18 (78.26%) ASP.NET
5 17 (73.91%) WPF
6 16 (69.57%) SQL Server
7 13 (56.52%) KnockoutJS
7 13 (56.52%) React
7 13 (56.52%) Xamarin
7 13 (56.52%) User Stories
7 13 (56.52%) Mobile App
7 13 (56.52%) Unit Testing
7 13 (56.52%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (56.52%) Android
7 13 (56.52%) Domain-Driven Design
7 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (56.52%) Apple iOS
7 13 (56.52%) MVC
7 13 (56.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (56.52%) Dynamics CRM
7 13 (56.52%) Dynamics GP
7 13 (56.52%) VBA
7 13 (56.52%) Windows
7 13 (56.52%) CRM
7 13 (56.52%) SharePoint
8 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
9 10 (43.48%) TDD
9 10 (43.48%) Web Development
9 10 (43.48%) C#

SOLID
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 13 (56.52%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 13 (56.52%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (69.57%) SQL Server
2 13 (56.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (17.39%) MySQL
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (95.65%) Software Developer
3 15 (65.22%) .NET Developer
4 14 (60.87%) .NET Software Developer
5 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
7 3 (13.04%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
7 3 (13.04%) WPF Developer
8 2 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Senior WPF Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (82.61%) AngularJS
3 18 (78.26%) ASP.NET
4 17 (73.91%) WPF
5 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (56.52%) KnockoutJS
5 13 (56.52%) React
6 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
6 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (26.09%) RESTful
6 6 (26.09%) Web Services
7 1 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Android
1 13 (56.52%) Apple iOS
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (56.52%) CRM
2 13 (56.52%) Domain-Driven Design
2 13 (56.52%) MVC
2 13 (56.52%) Unit Testing
2 13 (56.52%) User Stories
3 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
4 10 (43.48%) TDD
4 10 (43.48%) Web Development
5 6 (26.09%) BDD
5 6 (26.09%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 6 (26.09%) Mob Programming
6 5 (21.74%) YAGNI
7 4 (17.39%) Microservices
8 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (13.04%) Scrum
8 3 (13.04%) SDLC
9 1 (4.35%) Continuous Deployment
9 1 (4.35%) Demand Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
2 13 (56.52%) VBA
3 10 (43.48%) C#
4 6 (26.09%) TypeScript
5 1 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Xamarin
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft