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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 7 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 135 79 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 16.21% 12.12% 10.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.19% 45.14% 39.81%
Number of salaries quoted 77 71 70
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,400 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,100 £42,500
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
269 175 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 32.29% 26.84% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 184 154 172
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

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 22 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 22 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 +6 103 £35,500 +1.42% 16
Durham +8 14 £32,000 +42.22% 6
Northumberland +4 13 £21,000 -66.40%
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 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 86 (34.13%) Computer Science
2 83 (32.94%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (32.54%) C#
4 68 (26.98%) Java
5 65 (25.79%) C++
6 60 (23.81%) .NET
7 59 (23.41%) Mathematics
8 54 (21.43%) HTML
9 52 (20.63%) Linux
10 50 (19.84%) C
11 48 (19.05%) JavaScript
12 47 (18.65%) Microsoft
13 46 (18.25%) OO
14 45 (17.86%) UNIX
14 45 (17.86%) MS Excel
14 45 (17.86%) Software Engineering
15 44 (17.46%) SQL
16 38 (15.08%) SQL Server
17 36 (14.29%) CSS
18 33 (13.10%) ASP.NET
19 31 (12.30%) jQuery
20 30 (11.90%) Finance
21 28 (11.11%) Games
22 27 (10.71%) Scrum
22 27 (10.71%) Mentoring
23 26 (10.32%) Multithreading
23 26 (10.32%) HTML5
23 26 (10.32%) Windows
24 25 (9.92%) Web Services
25 23 (9.13%) Web Development

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 18 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 7 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.38%) NetWeaver
4 4 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.19%) Node.js
5 3 (1.19%) SAS
6 2 (0.79%) CMS
6 2 (0.79%) IIS
6 2 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.79%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.79%) Smallworld
6 2 (0.79%) WordPress
6 2 (0.79%) Moodle
7 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.40%) Apache
Applications
1 45 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.76%) MS Project
3 7 (2.78%) MS Office
4 2 (0.79%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.40%) SPSS
5 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.38%) SAP SRM
2 5 (1.98%) SAP Payroll
2 5 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.59%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.79%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.97%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.98%) Modbus
3 3 (1.19%) FTP
3 3 (1.19%) Firewall
4 2 (0.79%) HTTP
5 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (15.08%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.95%) Relational Database
3 14 (5.56%) Jackrabbit
4 10 (3.97%) DB2
4 10 (3.97%) MySQL
5 8 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.38%) DataStage
6 6 (2.38%) QualityStage
6 6 (2.38%) IBM InfoSphere
7 5 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.98%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.79%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.79%) Base SAS
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (7.14%) Maven
2 15 (5.95%) VTune
2 15 (5.95%) Subversion
3 11 (4.37%) LabVIEW
4 8 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.19%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.19%) Ant
5 3 (1.19%) JUnit
5 3 (1.19%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.40%) Grunt
6 1 (0.40%) MSTest
6 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
General
1 30 (11.90%) Finance
2 28 (11.11%) Games
3 15 (5.95%) Electronics
4 11 (4.37%) Marketing
4 11 (4.37%) Retail
5 10 (3.97%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.78%) Banking
7 6 (2.38%) Multimedia
7 6 (2.38%) Advertising
8 4 (1.59%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.19%) Legal
9 3 (1.19%) Billing
10 2 (0.79%) Publishing
10 2 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.40%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 126 (50.00%) Developer
2 45 (17.86%) Software Developer
3 33 (13.10%) .NET Developer
4 31 (12.30%) Java Developer
4 31 (12.30%) Programmer
5 30 (11.90%) Analyst
6 12 (4.76%) Designer
7 11 (4.37%) Development Analyst
7 11 (4.37%) SAP Analyst
7 11 (4.37%) DBA
7 11 (4.37%) C# Developer
8 10 (3.97%) DB2 DBA
8 10 (3.97%) Project Manager
8 10 (3.97%) Graduate
9 9 (3.57%) Mainframe DBA
9 9 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
9 9 (3.57%) Software Engineer
9 9 (3.57%) C++ Developer
9 9 (3.57%) C++ Software Developer
10 8 (3.17%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (23.81%) .NET
2 54 (21.43%) HTML
3 36 (14.29%) CSS
4 33 (13.10%) ASP.NET
5 31 (12.30%) jQuery
6 26 (10.32%) HTML5
7 25 (9.92%) Web Services
8 18 (7.14%) Spring
9 16 (6.35%) Java EE
9 16 (6.35%) XML
9 16 (6.35%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 15 (5.95%) OpenGL
10 15 (5.95%) DirectX
11 14 (5.56%) CSS3
11 14 (5.56%) JSR 170
11 14 (5.56%) JAX-WS
11 14 (5.56%) MooTools
11 14 (5.56%) Apache Wicket
12 13 (5.16%) WCF
12 13 (5.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 86 (34.13%) Computer Science
2 59 (23.41%) Mathematics
3 21 (8.33%) Physics
4 19 (7.54%) Open Source
5 17 (6.75%) 3D Graphics
6 16 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (5.56%) Visualisation
7 14 (5.56%) Augmented Reality
8 11 (4.37%) GIS
9 10 (3.97%) Client/Server
9 10 (3.97%) User Experience
10 9 (3.57%) Mainframe
11 8 (3.17%) Firmware
11 8 (3.17%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (3.17%) Mobile Payment
12 7 (2.78%) Blog
13 6 (2.38%) Mobile Banking
14 5 (1.98%) Animation
14 5 (1.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 4 (1.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 52 (20.63%) Linux
2 45 (17.86%) UNIX
3 26 (10.32%) Windows
4 9 (3.57%) zOS
4 9 (3.57%) MVS
5 7 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.78%) Android
6 6 (2.38%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.19%) Solaris
8 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (32.94%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (18.25%) OO
3 45 (17.86%) Software Engineering
4 27 (10.71%) Scrum
4 27 (10.71%) Mentoring
5 26 (10.32%) Multithreading
6 23 (9.13%) Web Development
7 15 (5.95%) ERP
7 15 (5.95%) MVC
8 14 (5.56%) TDD
8 14 (5.56%) 3D Rendering
8 14 (5.56%) 3D Visualisation
9 13 (5.16%) OOD
10 10 (3.97%) ITIL
10 10 (3.97%) Waterfall
10 10 (3.97%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (3.57%) Web Application Development
11 9 (3.57%) Domain-Driven Design
11 9 (3.57%) Unit Testing
11 9 (3.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 82 (32.54%) C#
2 68 (26.98%) Java
3 65 (25.79%) C++
4 50 (19.84%) C
5 48 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 44 (17.46%) SQL
7 20 (7.94%) Python
8 15 (5.95%) HLSL
9 12 (4.76%) PHP
10 9 (3.57%) Perl
11 8 (3.17%) REXX
12 5 (1.98%) VB
13 3 (1.19%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.79%) Ruby
14 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.40%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (3.57%) MCTS
3 8 (3.17%) MCITP
3 8 (3.17%) MCSE
4 7 (2.78%) MCP
4 7 (2.78%) MCSD
4 7 (2.78%) MCPD
5 6 (2.38%) PhD
6 5 (1.98%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.79%) MBA
7 2 (0.79%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.79%) CCNA
7 2 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.79%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.40%) PMP
8 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.40%) HNC
8 1 (0.40%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.37%) ISO 9000
2 5 (1.98%) QA
3 2 (0.79%) CDISC
System Software
1 2 (0.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (3.57%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 47 (18.65%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.95%) IBM
3 13 (5.16%) SAP
4 11 (4.37%) EMC
5 10 (3.97%) Oracle
6 9 (3.57%) BMC
7 8 (3.17%) CA
8 5 (1.98%) F5
9 4 (1.59%) VMware
9 4 (1.59%) Twitter
10 3 (1.19%) Sencha
10 3 (1.19%) Adobe
11 2 (0.79%) Cisco
11 2 (0.79%) ESRI
11 2 (0.79%) Blackboard
12 1 (0.40%) Sony
12 1 (0.40%) ATG
12 1 (0.40%) Kronos
Billingham, Cleveland
Tracerco
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Tracerco
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Tracerco
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Scott Logic Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benfits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Spennymoor, County Durham
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £23k - 25k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Washington, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Spennymoor, County Durham
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £21k - 23k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + training development
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Communicator
Salary: Circa £40k per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Creative Personnel
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago