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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 19 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs citing Degree 92 150 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 12.01% 18.05% 14.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.42% 57.25% 53.49%
Number of salaries quoted 83 89 80
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,750 £21,125
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,750 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
166 262 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 21.67% 31.53% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 141 179 147
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,167 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -10 70 £37,500 +7.14% 40
Durham -11 20 £50,000 +57.48% 6
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 83 (37.39%) C#
2 71 (31.98%) Computer Science
3 69 (31.08%) Java
4 66 (29.73%) C++
5 59 (26.58%) Microsoft
5 59 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (23.87%) .NET
7 42 (18.92%) Software Engineering
8 41 (18.47%) OO
9 39 (17.57%) Windows
10 33 (14.86%) SQL Server
10 33 (14.86%) Games
11 32 (14.41%) 3D Graphics
11 32 (14.41%) JavaScript
12 31 (13.96%) UML
13 29 (13.06%) UNIX
14 27 (12.16%) PhD
14 27 (12.16%) HTML
15 26 (11.71%) Multithreading
16 25 (11.26%) CSS
17 24 (10.81%) Mathematics
18 22 (9.91%) Linux
19 21 (9.46%) Scrum
19 21 (9.46%) Visualisation
19 21 (9.46%) jQuery
19 21 (9.46%) Unity (Game Engine)
20 20 (9.01%) Mentoring
20 20 (9.01%) C
20 20 (9.01%) Oracle
21 19 (8.56%) SQL

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.50%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.80%) Umbraco
3 4 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.35%) Node.js
4 3 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.35%) Alfresco
5 2 (0.90%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.90%) CMS
6 1 (0.45%) Apache
6 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.45%) Moodle
6 1 (0.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.60%) MS Office
3 2 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.45%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.45%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.45%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.45%) SAP WM
3 1 (0.45%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.45%) SAP QM
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.70%) DHCP
1 6 (2.70%) DNS
2 5 (2.25%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.80%) ATM
3 4 (1.80%) SAN
3 4 (1.80%) Internet
3 4 (1.80%) Wireless
3 4 (1.80%) iSCSI
3 4 (1.80%) NAS
4 3 (1.35%) Firewall
5 2 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.90%) PSTN
5 2 (0.90%) VoIP
5 2 (0.90%) Network Security
6 1 (0.45%) HTTP
6 1 (0.45%) IKE
6 1 (0.45%) VPN
6 1 (0.45%) SSL
6 1 (0.45%) IPsec
6 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (14.86%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.76%) MySQL
3 12 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.95%) RDBMS
5 9 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (4.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (3.15%) Big Data
7 5 (2.25%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.45%) QlikView
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 9 (4.05%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.60%) NUnit
3 7 (3.15%) Selenium
3 7 (3.15%) LabVIEW
4 6 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.70%) MorphX
5 4 (1.80%) JIRA
5 4 (1.80%) Redmine
5 4 (1.80%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.35%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.45%) Grunt
7 1 (0.45%) gulp
7 1 (0.45%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.45%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.45%) WATIR
7 1 (0.45%) Subversion
7 1 (0.45%) Maven
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.45%) JMeter
General
1 33 (14.86%) Games
2 19 (8.56%) Finance
3 10 (4.50%) Electronics
4 9 (4.05%) Legal
5 8 (3.60%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.60%) Banking
6 5 (2.25%) Retail
6 5 (2.25%) German Language
7 4 (1.80%) French Language
7 4 (1.80%) Spanish Language
7 4 (1.80%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.35%) Marketing
8 3 (1.35%) Billing
8 3 (1.35%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.35%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.35%) Hebrew Language
8 3 (1.35%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.90%) Advertising
10 1 (0.45%) Law
10 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 77 (34.68%) Developer
2 29 (13.06%) Software Developer
3 26 (11.71%) Software Engineer
4 25 (11.26%) C# Developer
5 24 (10.81%) Architect
6 21 (9.46%) C++ Software Engineer
7 19 (8.56%) Java Developer
7 19 (8.56%) C# Software Developer
8 17 (7.66%) Senior Developer
9 15 (6.76%) Solutions Architect
9 15 (6.76%) Lead Developer
9 15 (6.76%) Analyst
10 14 (6.31%) IT Technician
11 11 (4.95%) Graduate
12 9 (4.05%) .NET Developer
13 8 (3.60%) Design Engineer
13 8 (3.60%) Hardware Engineer
13 8 (3.60%) Senior Software Developer
13 8 (3.60%) Web Developer
13 8 (3.60%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (23.87%) .NET
2 27 (12.16%) HTML
3 25 (11.26%) CSS
4 21 (9.46%) jQuery
4 21 (9.46%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 18 (8.11%) .NET Framework
5 18 (8.11%) Spring
6 17 (7.66%) Java EE
7 15 (6.76%) JavaFX
7 15 (6.76%) Swing
8 14 (6.31%) OpenGL
8 14 (6.31%) DirectX
8 14 (6.31%) HTML5
9 13 (5.86%) WCF
10 12 (5.41%) ASP.NET
11 9 (4.05%) WinForms
11 9 (4.05%) RESTful
11 9 (4.05%) AngularJS
12 8 (3.60%) CSS3
13 7 (3.15%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 71 (31.98%) Computer Science
2 32 (14.41%) 3D Graphics
3 24 (10.81%) Mathematics
4 21 (9.46%) Visualisation
5 17 (7.66%) Physics
5 17 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (4.50%) Algorithms
7 9 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (3.60%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (2.25%) IVR
9 5 (2.25%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.80%) Online Banking
11 3 (1.35%) User Experience
12 2 (0.90%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.90%) Statistics
12 2 (0.90%) CUDA
13 1 (0.45%) iPad
13 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.45%) iPhone
13 1 (0.45%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 39 (17.57%) Windows
2 29 (13.06%) UNIX
3 22 (9.91%) Linux
4 7 (3.15%) Android
5 5 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (18.92%) Software Engineering
3 41 (18.47%) OO
4 31 (13.96%) UML
5 26 (11.71%) Multithreading
6 21 (9.46%) Scrum
7 20 (9.01%) Mentoring
8 18 (8.11%) SOA
8 18 (8.11%) Business Development
9 16 (7.21%) ITIL
9 16 (7.21%) Software Delivery
10 14 (6.31%) 3D Programming
10 14 (6.31%) Project Management
11 13 (5.86%) MVC
12 10 (4.50%) OOD
12 10 (4.50%) Coaching
13 9 (4.05%) SDLC
13 9 (4.05%) API Development
13 9 (4.05%) API Design
13 9 (4.05%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 83 (37.39%) C#
2 69 (31.08%) Java
3 66 (29.73%) C++
4 32 (14.41%) JavaScript
5 20 (9.01%) C
6 19 (8.56%) SQL
7 14 (6.31%) HLSL
8 11 (4.95%) PHP
9 7 (3.15%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.15%) Python
10 6 (2.70%) Perl
10 6 (2.70%) X++
11 4 (1.80%) VB
12 3 (1.35%) Scala
12 3 (1.35%) Ruby
13 2 (0.90%) VB6
13 2 (0.90%) VBScript
14 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.45%) Delphi
14 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (12.16%) PhD
2 13 (5.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (5.41%) MCITP
4 11 (4.95%) MCSE
5 8 (3.60%) ISEB
6 5 (2.25%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.80%) CCNA
8 3 (1.35%) MCP
8 3 (1.35%) CCNP
9 2 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.90%) ACCA
9 2 (0.90%) CIPFA
9 2 (0.90%) CIMA
10 1 (0.45%) MOS
10 1 (0.45%) MCTS
10 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.45%) MCSA
10 1 (0.45%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.50%) SLA
2 7 (3.15%) ISO 9000
3 6 (2.70%) QA
4 2 (0.90%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.45%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (4.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.15%) Firmware
3 4 (1.80%) VMware ESX
3 4 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.80%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.80%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 59 (26.58%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.01%) Oracle
3 8 (3.60%) Cisco
4 7 (3.15%) EMC
5 6 (2.70%) SAP
6 4 (1.80%) Sybase
6 4 (1.80%) VMware
6 4 (1.80%) NetApp
6 4 (1.80%) TSYS
7 3 (1.35%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.35%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.35%) Reuters
7 3 (1.35%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.35%) Convergys
7 3 (1.35%) Fidessa
8 2 (0.90%) Sun
8 2 (0.90%) F5
8 2 (0.90%) SolarWinds
8 2 (0.90%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.45%) Blackboard
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35-55K
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 70-85K
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + gym membership, parking + more
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: Up To £25,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Advantage XPO
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North East
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 10 days ago