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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 13 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 119 109 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 15.20% 13.68% 16.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 59.50% 52.91% 63.31%
Number of salaries quoted 113 86 94
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Degree
England

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

Qualifications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
200 206 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 25.54% 25.85% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 168 173 143
Average salary £34,000 £36,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.84% -6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Degree
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Degree Salary Trend in the North East

Degree
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the North East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in the North East

Degree
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the North East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -3 83 £35,000 -2.77% 32
Durham -5 31 £50,000 +61.29% 9
Northumberland +7 1 £42,000 - 1
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 91 (36.40%) C#
2 76 (30.40%) Computer Science
3 72 (28.80%) Java
4 66 (26.40%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (25.20%) C++
6 56 (22.40%) Microsoft
7 55 (22.00%) .NET
8 42 (16.80%) Software Engineering
9 39 (15.60%) Games
9 39 (15.60%) OO
10 38 (15.20%) JavaScript
11 37 (14.80%) Windows
12 35 (14.00%) Mathematics
13 34 (13.60%) SQL
13 34 (13.60%) SQL Server
14 33 (13.20%) 3D Graphics
15 31 (12.40%) PhD
16 29 (11.60%) UML
16 29 (11.60%) CSS
16 29 (11.60%) Scrum
17 28 (11.20%) HTML
17 28 (11.20%) Multithreading
18 27 (10.80%) UNIX
18 27 (10.80%) Finance
19 25 (10.00%) Oracle
19 25 (10.00%) Visual Studio
19 25 (10.00%) Visualisation
20 24 (9.60%) jQuery
20 24 (9.60%) Microsoft Certification
21 23 (9.20%) Linux

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 12 (4.80%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.20%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.00%) CMS
4 4 (1.60%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (1.20%) Alfresco
5 3 (1.20%) Node.js
6 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (6.40%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.80%) MS Office
3 5 (2.00%) MS Project
3 5 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.20%) Fireworks
4 3 (1.20%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.40%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.40%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.40%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.20%) Agresso
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.80%) Internet
2 6 (2.40%) ATM
3 3 (1.20%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.80%) VPN
4 2 (0.80%) DNS
4 2 (0.80%) GPRS
4 2 (0.80%) DHCP
4 2 (0.80%) SAN
4 2 (0.80%) Firewall
4 2 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.80%) Wireless
4 2 (0.80%) iSCSI
4 2 (0.80%) NAS
5 1 (0.40%) PABX
5 1 (0.40%) MPLS
5 1 (0.40%) IPsec
5 1 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.40%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.40%) Intranet
5 1 (0.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (13.60%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.00%) MySQL
3 14 (5.60%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (4.40%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (2.00%) Big Data
7 4 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.60%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.80%) QlikView
9 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.80%) LabVIEW
3 7 (2.80%) Selenium
3 7 (2.80%) Redmine
4 6 (2.40%) NUnit
4 6 (2.40%) MorphX
4 6 (2.40%) JIRA
5 4 (1.60%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.80%) JUnit
6 2 (0.80%) Subversion
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.40%) JMeter
7 1 (0.40%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.40%) WATIR
7 1 (0.40%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.40%) FogBugz
7 1 (0.40%) Trac
General
1 39 (15.60%) Games
2 27 (10.80%) Finance
3 21 (8.40%) Manufacturing
4 16 (6.40%) Electronics
4 16 (6.40%) Banking
5 9 (3.60%) Legal
6 8 (3.20%) Automotive
6 8 (3.20%) Retail
6 8 (3.20%) Billing
7 7 (2.80%) Retail Banking
8 5 (2.00%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.20%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.80%) Marketing
10 2 (0.80%) French Language
10 2 (0.80%) German Language
10 2 (0.80%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.80%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.40%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.40%) Hebrew Language
11 1 (0.40%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 89 (35.60%) Developer
2 36 (14.40%) Software Developer
3 29 (11.60%) Software Engineer
4 23 (9.20%) Java Developer
4 23 (9.20%) C++ Software Engineer
5 22 (8.80%) Architect
6 21 (8.40%) Analyst
7 20 (8.00%) Graduate
8 17 (6.80%) C# Developer
9 16 (6.40%) Senior Developer
10 14 (5.60%) Solutions Architect
10 14 (5.60%) Lead Developer
10 14 (5.60%) IT Technician
11 12 (4.80%) C# Software Developer
11 12 (4.80%) Project Manager
11 12 (4.80%) .NET Developer
12 10 (4.00%) Tester
12 10 (4.00%) Programmer
13 9 (3.60%) Test Analyst
13 9 (3.60%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (22.00%) .NET
2 29 (11.60%) CSS
3 28 (11.20%) HTML
4 24 (9.60%) jQuery
5 22 (8.80%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 18 (7.20%) OpenGL
6 18 (7.20%) DirectX
6 18 (7.20%) .NET Framework
7 14 (5.60%) Java EE
7 14 (5.60%) Spring
7 14 (5.60%) Swing
7 14 (5.60%) JavaFX
8 13 (5.20%) ASP.NET
9 11 (4.40%) WCF
10 9 (3.60%) XML
11 8 (3.20%) WinForms
11 8 (3.20%) HTML5
12 7 (2.80%) Qt
12 7 (2.80%) Ajax
13 6 (2.40%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 76 (30.40%) Computer Science
2 35 (14.00%) Mathematics
3 33 (13.20%) 3D Graphics
4 25 (10.00%) Visualisation
5 23 (9.20%) Physics
6 19 (7.60%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (6.00%) Algorithms
8 14 (5.60%) Embedded Systems
8 14 (5.60%) Management Information System
9 7 (2.80%) IVR
10 6 (2.40%) Online Banking
10 6 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.60%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (1.60%) Freedom of Information Act
11 4 (1.60%) Freedom of Information
12 3 (1.20%) N-Tier
12 3 (1.20%) User Experience
13 2 (0.80%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.80%) CUDA
14 1 (0.40%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 37 (14.80%) Windows
2 27 (10.80%) UNIX
3 23 (9.20%) Linux
4 6 (2.40%) Android
5 4 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.60%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (26.40%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (16.80%) Software Engineering
3 39 (15.60%) OO
4 29 (11.60%) UML
4 29 (11.60%) Scrum
5 28 (11.20%) Multithreading
6 22 (8.80%) Project Management
7 18 (7.20%) SOA
7 18 (7.20%) ITIL
7 18 (7.20%) 3D Programming
8 15 (6.00%) Business Development
9 14 (5.60%) PRINCE2
9 14 (5.60%) Software Delivery
10 13 (5.20%) Mentoring
11 11 (4.40%) MVC
11 11 (4.40%) Web Development
12 10 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (4.00%) OOD
12 10 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (3.60%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 91 (36.40%) C#
2 72 (28.80%) Java
3 63 (25.20%) C++
4 38 (15.20%) JavaScript
5 34 (13.60%) SQL
6 22 (8.80%) C
7 18 (7.20%) HLSL
8 11 (4.40%) PHP
9 9 (3.60%) VB
10 7 (2.80%) Python
11 6 (2.40%) Perl
11 6 (2.40%) X++
12 5 (2.00%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.20%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.20%) VB6
13 3 (1.20%) Ruby
13 3 (1.20%) Scala
14 2 (0.80%) VBScript
14 2 (0.80%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.40%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 31 (12.40%) PhD
2 24 (9.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (5.60%) MCSE
4 11 (4.40%) MCITP
5 9 (3.60%) ISEB
6 8 (3.20%) MCSD
6 8 (3.20%) MCPD
7 7 (2.80%) Security Cleared
8 6 (2.40%) CCNA
8 6 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.20%) MCP
10 2 (0.80%) CCNP
10 2 (0.80%) ACCA
10 2 (0.80%) CIPFA
10 2 (0.80%) CIMA
11 1 (0.40%) MOS
11 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.40%) CCIE
11 1 (0.40%) MCSA
11 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.00%) QA
2 8 (3.20%) ISO 9000
3 4 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.20%) PMBOK
4 3 (1.20%) SLA
5 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.40%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (3.20%) Active Directory
1 8 (3.20%) Firmware
2 2 (0.80%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.80%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.80%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.20%) SCCM
2 1 (0.40%) SCOM
2 1 (0.40%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 56 (22.40%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.00%) Oracle
3 7 (2.80%) EMC
4 6 (2.40%) TSYS
5 4 (1.60%) Sybase
5 4 (1.60%) Cisco
5 4 (1.60%) Cognizant
6 3 (1.20%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.20%) Reuters
6 3 (1.20%) Bloomberg
6 3 (1.20%) Fidessa
7 2 (0.80%) VMware
7 2 (0.80%) NetApp
7 2 (0.80%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.40%) Sun
8 1 (0.40%) Zend
8 1 (0.40%) Avaya
8 1 (0.40%) Juniper
8 1 (0.40%) Convergys
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Dependent upon experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Car + Shares + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Send
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits and flexible wo
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Darlington, County Durham
Bluetownonline
Salary: £19048 - £20253 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
NHS BSA
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Teeside
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £10000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Shares + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £35k to £45k dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Uncapped Commission + Incentives
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bishop Auckland, County Durham
Catalyst
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus profit related bonus
Posted: 3 days ago