The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 11 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Degree 89 58 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 17.59% 12.06% 12.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.63% 44.62% 42.58%
Number of salaries quoted 75 55 62
Average salary £33,738 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.60% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £21,518 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Degree
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Qualifications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
160 130 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 31.62% 27.03% 28.97%
Number of salaries quoted 129 122 129
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £46,983
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Degree
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Degree Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Degree
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Degree.

1 40 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 35 (28.00%) C#
3 31 (24.80%) Games
4 30 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (23.20%) Mathematics
6 25 (20.00%) Java
7 24 (19.20%) PhD
7 24 (19.20%) 3D Graphics
7 24 (19.20%) Software Engineering
8 23 (18.40%) C++
9 21 (16.80%) Windows
9 21 (16.80%) Finance
10 20 (16.00%) Project Management
10 20 (16.00%) Multithreading
11 19 (15.20%) Visualisation
12 18 (14.40%) .NET
13 16 (12.80%) Banking
13 16 (12.80%) SQL
13 16 (12.80%) HTML
13 16 (12.80%) JavaScript
13 16 (12.80%) Linux
13 16 (12.80%) OO
13 16 (12.80%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 15 (12.00%) SQL Server
14 15 (12.00%) Management Information System
15 14 (11.20%) CSS
15 14 (11.20%) Oracle
15 14 (11.20%) Physics
16 13 (10.40%) Unit Testing
16 13 (10.40%) ITIL

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.80%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.00%) SAS
3 4 (3.20%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.60%) Node.js
4 2 (1.60%) IIS
5 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.80%) CMS
5 1 (0.80%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (4.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.80%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.80%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Agresso
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (5.60%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.20%) Internet
2 6 (4.80%) ATM
3 2 (1.60%) Wireless
4 1 (0.80%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.80%) PABX
4 1 (0.80%) GPRS
4 1 (0.80%) LAN
4 1 (0.80%) WAN
4 1 (0.80%) HTTP
4 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.80%) VPN
4 1 (0.80%) MPLS
4 1 (0.80%) Firewall
4 1 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.60%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.80%) MySQL
3 6 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (4.80%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (2.40%) QlikView
6 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.80%) Big Data
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Selenium
2 4 (3.20%) JUnit
3 3 (2.40%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.40%) Redmine
4 2 (1.60%) JIRA
5 1 (0.80%) FogBugz
5 1 (0.80%) Trac
5 1 (0.80%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.80%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.80%) Subversion
General
1 31 (24.80%) Games
2 21 (16.80%) Finance
3 16 (12.80%) Banking
4 9 (7.20%) Billing
5 7 (5.60%) Retail
6 6 (4.80%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.40%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.60%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.80%) Marketing
9 1 (0.80%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.80%) Finnish Language
9 1 (0.80%) French Language
9 1 (0.80%) German Language
9 1 (0.80%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.80%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.80%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (28.00%) Developer
2 20 (16.00%) Java Developer
3 19 (15.20%) Software Engineer
4 18 (14.40%) Software Developer
5 17 (13.60%) C++ Software Engineer
6 16 (12.80%) Graduate
7 13 (10.40%) Analyst
8 12 (9.60%) Java Software Developer
9 11 (8.80%) Project Manager
10 10 (8.00%) Tester
11 9 (7.20%) Software Tester
12 7 (5.60%) Programmer
13 6 (4.80%) Test Analyst
14 5 (4.00%) .NET Developer
14 5 (4.00%) Software Programmer
14 5 (4.00%) C++ Programmer
14 5 (4.00%) Graphics Programmer
14 5 (4.00%) IT Technician
15 4 (3.20%) Agile Project Manager
15 4 (3.20%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.40%) .NET
2 16 (12.80%) HTML
2 16 (12.80%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 14 (11.20%) CSS
4 12 (9.60%) OpenGL
4 12 (9.60%) DirectX
5 11 (8.80%) ASP.NET
6 6 (4.80%) jQuery
7 5 (4.00%) HTML5
8 3 (2.40%) WPF
8 3 (2.40%) XHTML
8 3 (2.40%) Ajax
8 3 (2.40%) XML
9 2 (1.60%) DHTML
10 1 (0.80%) J2EE
10 1 (0.80%) Classic ASP
10 1 (0.80%) XSL
10 1 (0.80%) Web Services
10 1 (0.80%) NHibernate
10 1 (0.80%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 29 (23.20%) Mathematics
3 24 (19.20%) 3D Graphics
4 19 (15.20%) Visualisation
5 15 (12.00%) Management Information System
6 14 (11.20%) Physics
7 13 (10.40%) Algorithms
8 6 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (4.80%) Online Banking
8 6 (4.80%) IVR
9 4 (3.20%) Freedom of Information
9 4 (3.20%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (3.20%) Freedom of Information Act
10 2 (1.60%) CUDA
11 1 (0.80%) iPad
11 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.80%) User Experience
11 1 (0.80%) Open Source
11 1 (0.80%) iPhone
11 1 (0.80%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.80%) Windows
2 16 (12.80%) Linux
3 10 (8.00%) UNIX
4 6 (4.80%) Android
5 3 (2.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (19.20%) Software Engineering
3 20 (16.00%) Project Management
3 20 (16.00%) Multithreading
4 16 (12.80%) OO
5 13 (10.40%) ITIL
5 13 (10.40%) Unit Testing
6 12 (9.60%) 3D Programming
7 11 (8.80%) Scrum
8 10 (8.00%) OOD
9 9 (7.20%) Test Strategy
10 8 (6.40%) Analytics
10 8 (6.40%) Test Management
10 8 (6.40%) Programme Management
11 7 (5.60%) PRINCE2
11 7 (5.60%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (4.80%) MVC
12 6 (4.80%) Test Automation
12 6 (4.80%) Waterfall
12 6 (4.80%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (28.00%) C#
2 25 (20.00%) Java
3 23 (18.40%) C++
4 16 (12.80%) JavaScript
4 16 (12.80%) SQL
5 12 (9.60%) HLSL
6 6 (4.80%) C
6 6 (4.80%) VB
7 5 (4.00%) VB6
8 4 (3.20%) PHP
9 3 (2.40%) Python
10 2 (1.60%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.60%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.80%) VBScript
11 1 (0.80%) Perl
11 1 (0.80%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.80%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 24 (19.20%) PhD
2 10 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.40%) ISEB
4 7 (5.60%) MCSE
5 5 (4.00%) MCITP
6 4 (3.20%) CCNA
6 4 (3.20%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.40%) MCP
8 2 (1.60%) MCSD
9 1 (0.80%) CCNP
9 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.80%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.80%) ACCA
9 1 (0.80%) CIPFA
9 1 (0.80%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.40%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (5.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.40%) SCCM
2 1 (0.80%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (11.20%) Oracle
2 13 (10.40%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.80%) TSYS
4 4 (3.20%) Cognizant
5 3 (2.40%) Fidessa
5 3 (2.40%) Reuters
5 3 (2.40%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.60%) Citrix
7 1 (0.80%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.80%) Sun
7 1 (0.80%) Cisco
7 1 (0.80%) VMware
7 1 (0.80%) Zend
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Microsoft Certs and Amazing Package
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Salary: £36000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + £120K OTE, car allowance
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
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Salary: £18k to £20k dependent on skills and experience
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Salary: £18k -£22k dependent on skills and experience
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