The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role 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 Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 44 49 46
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 18 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.23% 1.06% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 1.10% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 2
Average salary £25,000 £17,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £17,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £21,400 £24,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
Graduate
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
543 456 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 97.31% 96.41% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 380 402 345
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Graduate
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited Graduate in their job title 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 with Graduate in their job title.

1 23 (79.31%) Computer Science
2 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (44.83%) .NET
3 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
4 12 (41.38%) C#
4 12 (41.38%) Mathematics
5 11 (37.93%) MSTest
5 11 (37.93%) MVC
5 11 (37.93%) TDD
5 11 (37.93%) WCF
5 11 (37.93%) .NET Framework
5 11 (37.93%) Java
6 10 (34.48%) Windows
6 10 (34.48%) Scrum
6 10 (34.48%) WinForms
6 10 (34.48%) Internet
6 10 (34.48%) WPF
6 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
6 10 (34.48%) NUnit
6 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (34.48%) Dependency Injection
6 10 (34.48%) Inversion of Control
6 10 (34.48%) Spring.NET
6 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (34.48%) Kanban
6 10 (34.48%) MVVM
6 10 (34.48%) Rhino Mocks
6 10 (34.48%) Moq
6 10 (34.48%) Castle Windsor
6 10 (34.48%) Ninject

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited Graduate in their job title 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 with Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MSTest
2 10 (34.48%) NUnit
2 10 (34.48%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (34.48%) Moq
3 6 (20.69%) Eclipse
3 6 (20.69%) JUnit
3 6 (20.69%) CruiseControl
3 6 (20.69%) JIRA
General
1 8 (27.59%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) .NET
1 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
2 11 (37.93%) WCF
2 11 (37.93%) .NET Framework
3 10 (34.48%) WinForms
3 10 (34.48%) WPF
3 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (34.48%) Spring.NET
3 10 (34.48%) Castle Windsor
3 10 (34.48%) Ninject
3 10 (34.48%) Unity DI Container
4 4 (13.79%) HTML
4 4 (13.79%) CSS
4 4 (13.79%) iOS SDK
5 1 (3.45%) HTML5
5 1 (3.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (79.31%) Computer Science
2 12 (41.38%) Mathematics
3 10 (34.48%) Inversion of Control
4 8 (27.59%) Mobile Banking
4 8 (27.59%) Mobile Payment
5 6 (20.69%) Physics
6 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
7 2 (6.90%) Cryptography
8 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
2 4 (13.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) MVC
2 11 (37.93%) TDD
3 10 (34.48%) Scrum
3 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
3 10 (34.48%) Dependency Injection
3 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (34.48%) Kanban
3 10 (34.48%) MVVM
3 10 (34.48%) Web Application Development
4 8 (27.59%) Mobile Commerce
5 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
6 6 (20.69%) OO
7 2 (6.90%) Information Security
7 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) C#
2 11 (37.93%) Java
3 4 (13.79%) C++
4 2 (6.90%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) CISMP
2 2 (6.90%) PhD
2 2 (6.90%) CISSP
2 2 (6.90%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Adobe
2 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
2 1 (3.45%) SAP
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
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