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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 9 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 122 73 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 14.82% 11.06% 10.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 45.86% 43.98% 39.60%
Number of salaries quoted 68 67 67
Average salary £36,000 £33,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.46% -6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,500 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
266 166 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 32.32% 25.15% 27.63%
Number of salaries quoted 183 146 168
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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 +9 93 £37,500 +7.14% 17
Durham +2 13 £32,500 +44.44% 6
Northumberland +5 12 £21,000 -51.44%
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 79 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 78 (32.91%) C#
3 74 (31.22%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (26.58%) C++
5 61 (25.74%) Java
6 55 (23.21%) .NET
7 53 (22.36%) Mathematics
8 47 (19.83%) HTML
9 46 (19.41%) Linux
10 45 (18.99%) C
11 44 (18.57%) SQL
11 44 (18.57%) MS Excel
12 43 (18.14%) Microsoft
13 42 (17.72%) JavaScript
14 41 (17.30%) OO
15 40 (16.88%) Software Engineering
16 39 (16.46%) UNIX
17 38 (16.03%) SQL Server
18 33 (13.92%) CSS
19 32 (13.50%) ASP.NET
20 27 (11.39%) Games
21 26 (10.97%) Windows
21 26 (10.97%) jQuery
21 26 (10.97%) HTML5
21 26 (10.97%) Mentoring
22 23 (9.70%) Multithreading
22 23 (9.70%) Finance
23 22 (9.28%) Scrum
23 22 (9.28%) Algorithms
24 20 (8.44%) Web Services

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 14 (5.91%) Tomcat
2 7 (2.95%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.53%) NetWeaver
4 4 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.27%) SAS
6 2 (0.84%) IIS
6 2 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.84%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.84%) Smallworld
6 2 (0.84%) CMS
6 2 (0.84%) WordPress
6 2 (0.84%) Node.js
7 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.42%) Moodle
7 1 (0.42%) Apache
Applications
1 44 (18.57%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.64%) MS Project
3 7 (2.95%) MS Office
4 2 (0.84%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.42%) SPSS
5 1 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.53%) SAP SRM
2 5 (2.11%) SAP Payroll
2 5 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.69%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.84%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.69%) SaaS
2 4 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.95%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.27%) Firewall
3 2 (0.84%) Modbus
3 2 (0.84%) HTTP
4 1 (0.42%) FTP
4 1 (0.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.03%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.33%) Relational Database
3 11 (4.64%) DB2
4 10 (4.22%) Jackrabbit
5 9 (3.80%) MySQL
6 8 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.53%) IBM InfoSphere
7 6 (2.53%) DataStage
7 6 (2.53%) QualityStage
8 5 (2.11%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.84%) Base SAS
9 2 (0.84%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (6.33%) VTune
2 13 (5.49%) Maven
3 11 (4.64%) Subversion
4 10 (4.22%) LabVIEW
5 8 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.27%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.84%) Ant
7 2 (0.84%) JUnit
8 1 (0.42%) MSTest
8 1 (0.42%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.42%) Grunt
General
1 27 (11.39%) Games
2 23 (9.70%) Finance
3 14 (5.91%) Electronics
4 11 (4.64%) Marketing
5 10 (4.22%) Retail
5 10 (4.22%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.95%) Banking
7 6 (2.53%) Multimedia
7 6 (2.53%) Advertising
8 4 (1.69%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.27%) Legal
9 3 (1.27%) Billing
10 2 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.42%) Publishing
11 1 (0.42%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 118 (49.79%) Developer
2 42 (17.72%) Software Developer
3 32 (13.50%) .NET Developer
4 30 (12.66%) Analyst
5 28 (11.81%) Programmer
6 27 (11.39%) Java Developer
7 12 (5.06%) DBA
8 11 (4.64%) DB2 DBA
8 11 (4.64%) SAP Analyst
8 11 (4.64%) Designer
8 11 (4.64%) Development Analyst
9 10 (4.22%) Mainframe DBA
9 10 (4.22%) Project Manager
9 10 (4.22%) Graduate
9 10 (4.22%) C# Developer
10 9 (3.80%) Analyst Programmer
11 8 (3.38%) C++ Developer
11 8 (3.38%) Architect
11 8 (3.38%) Junior
11 8 (3.38%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (23.21%) .NET
2 47 (19.83%) HTML
3 33 (13.92%) CSS
4 32 (13.50%) ASP.NET
5 26 (10.97%) jQuery
5 26 (10.97%) HTML5
6 20 (8.44%) Web Services
7 16 (6.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 15 (6.33%) XML
8 15 (6.33%) OpenGL
8 15 (6.33%) DirectX
9 14 (5.91%) CSS3
10 13 (5.49%) Spring
10 13 (5.49%) .NET Framework
11 12 (5.06%) Java EE
11 12 (5.06%) SOAP
12 11 (4.64%) WinForms
12 11 (4.64%) WCF
13 10 (4.22%) JSR 170
13 10 (4.22%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 79 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 53 (22.36%) Mathematics
3 22 (9.28%) Algorithms
4 19 (8.02%) Physics
5 17 (7.17%) 3D Graphics
6 15 (6.33%) Open Source
7 14 (5.91%) Visualisation
7 14 (5.91%) Augmented Reality
8 12 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (4.22%) Client/Server
9 10 (4.22%) Mainframe
9 10 (4.22%) GIS
10 9 (3.80%) User Experience
11 8 (3.38%) Mobile Payment
12 7 (2.95%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (2.95%) Blog
13 6 (2.53%) Mobile Banking
14 5 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (2.11%) Animation
15 4 (1.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 46 (19.41%) Linux
2 39 (16.46%) UNIX
3 26 (10.97%) Windows
4 10 (4.22%) zOS
4 10 (4.22%) MVS
5 7 (2.95%) Android
5 7 (2.95%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.53%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.27%) Solaris
8 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (31.22%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (17.30%) OO
3 40 (16.88%) Software Engineering
4 26 (10.97%) Mentoring
5 23 (9.70%) Multithreading
6 22 (9.28%) Scrum
7 19 (8.02%) Web Development
8 15 (6.33%) ERP
9 14 (5.91%) 3D Rendering
9 14 (5.91%) 3D Visualisation
10 13 (5.49%) OOD
10 13 (5.49%) MVC
11 10 (4.22%) TDD
11 10 (4.22%) Waterfall
12 9 (3.80%) Domain-Driven Design
12 9 (3.80%) Web Application Development
12 9 (3.80%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (3.80%) Project Management
12 9 (3.80%) CRM
12 9 (3.80%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 78 (32.91%) C#
2 63 (26.58%) C++
3 61 (25.74%) Java
4 45 (18.99%) C
5 44 (18.57%) SQL
6 42 (17.72%) JavaScript
7 19 (8.02%) Python
8 15 (6.33%) HLSL
9 12 (5.06%) PHP
10 9 (3.80%) Perl
10 9 (3.80%) REXX
11 5 (2.11%) VB
12 3 (1.27%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.84%) Ruby
14 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.42%) XAML
14 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (5.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (3.80%) MCTS
3 8 (3.38%) MCITP
3 8 (3.38%) MCSE
4 7 (2.95%) MCP
4 7 (2.95%) MCSD
4 7 (2.95%) MCPD
5 6 (2.53%) PhD
6 5 (2.11%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.84%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.84%) MBA
7 2 (0.84%) CCNA
7 2 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.84%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.42%) PMP
8 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.42%) HNC
8 1 (0.42%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.22%) ISO 9000
2 5 (2.11%) QA
3 2 (0.84%) CDISC
System Software
1 7 (2.95%) Firmware
2 2 (0.84%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (4.22%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 43 (18.14%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.75%) IBM
3 13 (5.49%) SAP
4 10 (4.22%) EMC
4 10 (4.22%) BMC
5 9 (3.80%) CA
6 8 (3.38%) Oracle
7 5 (2.11%) F5
8 4 (1.69%) Twitter
8 4 (1.69%) VMware
9 3 (1.27%) Adobe
9 3 (1.27%) Sencha
10 2 (0.84%) ESRI
10 2 (0.84%) Cisco
11 1 (0.42%) Sony
11 1 (0.42%) Blackboard
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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