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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 18 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 57 89 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 14.36% 16.18% 14.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 56.44% 63.57% 58.72%
Number of salaries quoted 53 64 56
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,150 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
101 140 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 25.44% 25.45% 24.83%
Number of salaries quoted 77 99 94
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 68 (47.22%) Computer Science
2 58 (40.28%) C#
3 43 (29.86%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (29.86%) Software Engineering
4 40 (27.78%) C++
5 38 (26.39%) Games
6 33 (22.92%) 3D Graphics
7 31 (21.53%) Windows
7 31 (21.53%) Mathematics
8 29 (20.14%) PhD
9 28 (19.44%) Java
10 27 (18.75%) .NET
10 27 (18.75%) Multithreading
11 25 (17.36%) Visualisation
12 24 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 23 (15.97%) OO
14 22 (15.28%) HTML
15 21 (14.58%) JavaScript
15 21 (14.58%) Physics
16 19 (13.19%) CSS
17 18 (12.50%) SQL Server
17 18 (12.50%) UNIX
17 18 (12.50%) OpenGL
17 18 (12.50%) DirectX
17 18 (12.50%) HLSL
17 18 (12.50%) 3D Programming
18 17 (11.81%) Scrum
18 17 (11.81%) Oracle
19 16 (11.11%) SQL
20 15 (10.42%) Finance

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (4.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.47%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.39%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.39%) Node.js
4 1 (0.69%) Moodle
4 1 (0.69%) Apache
4 1 (0.69%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (4.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.78%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.69%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.86%) Internet
2 6 (4.17%) ATM
3 3 (2.08%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.39%) DHCP
4 2 (1.39%) DNS
4 2 (1.39%) SAN
4 2 (1.39%) Wireless
4 2 (1.39%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.39%) NAS
5 1 (0.69%) PABX
5 1 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.69%) MPLS
5 1 (0.69%) Firewall
5 1 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.69%) HTTP
5 1 (0.69%) VPN
5 1 (0.69%) GPRS
5 1 (0.69%) LAN
5 1 (0.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.72%) MySQL
3 7 (4.86%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.39%) Big Data
5 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.69%) QlikView
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (4.86%) NUnit
2 6 (4.17%) Selenium
3 3 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.08%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.08%) Redmine
4 2 (1.39%) JIRA
5 1 (0.69%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.69%) FogBugz
5 1 (0.69%) Trac
5 1 (0.69%) JUnit
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.69%) JMeter
5 1 (0.69%) Subversion
5 1 (0.69%) Maven
5 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.69%) Mercurial
General
1 38 (26.39%) Games
2 15 (10.42%) Finance
3 14 (9.72%) Banking
4 7 (4.86%) Retail
4 7 (4.86%) Billing
5 6 (4.17%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.08%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.39%) French Language
7 2 (1.39%) German Language
7 2 (1.39%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.39%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.69%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.69%) Hebrew Language
8 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.69%) Law
8 1 (0.69%) Legal
8 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.69%) Marketing
8 1 (0.69%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 51 (35.42%) Developer
2 29 (20.14%) Software Engineer
3 24 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 24 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 18 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 16 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 15 (10.42%) Java Developer
6 15 (10.42%) Graduate
7 14 (9.72%) C# Software Developer
8 11 (7.64%) IT Technician
9 10 (6.94%) Programmer
9 10 (6.94%) Tester
9 10 (6.94%) Analyst
10 9 (6.25%) Software Tester
11 8 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
11 8 (5.56%) C++ Programmer
11 8 (5.56%) Software Programmer
11 8 (5.56%) Graphics Programmer
12 7 (4.86%) Agile C# Developer
12 7 (4.86%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (18.75%) .NET
2 24 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 22 (15.28%) HTML
4 19 (13.19%) CSS
5 18 (12.50%) OpenGL
5 18 (12.50%) DirectX
6 12 (8.33%) jQuery
7 11 (7.64%) HTML5
8 9 (6.25%) WinForms
8 9 (6.25%) ASP.NET
9 6 (4.17%) CSS3
10 5 (3.47%) WPF
11 3 (2.08%) Web Services
11 3 (2.08%) XML
11 3 (2.08%) XHTML
11 3 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (2.08%) AngularJS
12 2 (1.39%) RESTful
12 2 (1.39%) J2EE
13 1 (0.69%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 68 (47.22%) Computer Science
2 33 (22.92%) 3D Graphics
3 31 (21.53%) Mathematics
4 25 (17.36%) Visualisation
5 21 (14.58%) Physics
6 13 (9.03%) Management Information System
7 11 (7.64%) Algorithms
8 6 (4.17%) Online Banking
8 6 (4.17%) IVR
9 4 (2.78%) Freedom of Information
9 4 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (2.78%) Freedom of Information Act
10 2 (1.39%) CUDA
10 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.39%) User Experience
10 2 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.69%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.69%) iPad
11 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.53%) Windows
2 18 (12.50%) UNIX
3 13 (9.03%) Linux
4 8 (5.56%) Android
5 3 (2.08%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (29.86%) Agile Software Development
1 43 (29.86%) Software Engineering
2 27 (18.75%) Multithreading
3 23 (15.97%) OO
4 18 (12.50%) 3D Programming
5 17 (11.81%) Scrum
6 13 (9.03%) Mentoring
7 12 (8.33%) ITIL
8 11 (7.64%) Project Management
9 9 (6.25%) MVC
9 9 (6.25%) Test Strategy
10 8 (5.56%) OOD
10 8 (5.56%) Programme Management
11 7 (4.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (4.86%) Coaching
11 7 (4.86%) API Development
11 7 (4.86%) API Design
12 6 (4.17%) Mobile Development
12 6 (4.17%) SDLC
12 6 (4.17%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (40.28%) C#
2 40 (27.78%) C++
3 28 (19.44%) Java
4 21 (14.58%) JavaScript
5 18 (12.50%) HLSL
6 16 (11.11%) SQL
7 6 (4.17%) PHP
8 5 (3.47%) C
9 4 (2.78%) Python
9 4 (2.78%) VB
10 3 (2.08%) VB6
11 2 (1.39%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.39%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.39%) Perl
12 1 (0.69%) Delphi
12 1 (0.69%) VBScript
12 1 (0.69%) PHP5
12 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.69%) Fortran
12 1 (0.69%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 29 (20.14%) PhD
2 12 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (7.64%) MCITP
3 11 (7.64%) MCSE
4 8 (5.56%) ISEB
5 3 (2.08%) MCP
6 2 (1.39%) CCNA
6 2 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.39%) ACCA
6 2 (1.39%) CIPFA
6 2 (1.39%) CIMA
7 1 (0.69%) MOS
7 1 (0.69%) MCSA
7 1 (0.69%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.08%) PMBOK
3 2 (1.39%) SLA
4 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.39%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.39%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.39%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.08%) SCCM
2 1 (0.69%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 17 (11.81%) Oracle
2 12 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.17%) TSYS
4 4 (2.78%) Cognizant
5 3 (2.08%) Cisco
5 3 (2.08%) Fidessa
5 3 (2.08%) Reuters
5 3 (2.08%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.39%) VMware
6 2 (1.39%) NetApp
7 1 (0.69%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.69%) Sun
7 1 (0.69%) Zend
7 1 (0.69%) Blackboard
7 1 (0.69%) Convergys
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission + incentives
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: Yesterday
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: Yesterday
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 2 days ago
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Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 2 days ago
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Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Health, 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 3 days ago
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Advantage XPO
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000
Posted: 5 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 9 days ago
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GEM Talent
Posted: 10 days ago
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GEM Talent
Salary: £0 - £20,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
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GEM Talent
Salary: £0 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
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Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago