About BlackJet Software

The Sage, Gateshead, © 2011 Jon HillBlackJet Software was founded in 2012 by Stuart Wheelwright, a software developer and architect with over 22 years of experience building software for a wide range of industries, and with a passion for building software, which spans four decades.

Stuart prides himself on his professionalism, and his ability to find elegant solutions to complex problems, which provide immediate value for your business. He has an impeccable work ethic, and an intense pride in producing systems that delight stakeholders, and he will instil these values in any specialists hired to assist in the creation of your solution.


Stuart is a very skilled and creative software developer with the knowledge and experience to find solutions to often very complex issues. [He is] a very organised worker, with a friendly and approachable manner and I have no hesitation in recommending him.

Chris Jones, Director of CWJ Media

Stuart’s tenacity and attention to detail ensure he is a key contributor to the success of any project he is involved in. His ability to engage with both clients and colleagues to fully understand requirements is second to none.

Nicola Gardner, Sales Representative, Thermo Fisher Scientific

Stuart is an innovative software engineer, with expert knowledge and a great work ethic.

Glen Maxwell, Development Manager, Thermo Informatics

Over 6 years as a tester and later test/QA manager working with Stuart, I have always highly regarded him as an ingenious, professional and friendly software developer. He consistently delivered creative, high quality solutions. Stuart was a pleasure to work with and I recommend him without hesitation.

Juliette Foucaut, Test and QA Manager, Thermo Electron