The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 54 62 63
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 22 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.17% 0.71% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.43% 0.72% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 11
Average salary £24,000 £21,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
Graduate
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
641 555 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 92.50% 97.88% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 541 441 535
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,328
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Graduate
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Graduate Salary Trend in the North East

Graduate
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the North East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Graduate Salary Histogram in the North East

Graduate
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 Graduate within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 January 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 -6 13 £22,000 +4.76% 8
Durham - 9 £24,000 -
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 33 (71.74%) Banking
2 30 (65.22%) Computer Science
3 25 (54.35%) Java
4 24 (52.17%) Mathematics
5 23 (50.00%) Mobile Banking
5 23 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
5 23 (50.00%) Mobile Commerce
6 19 (41.30%) Software Engineering
7 18 (39.13%) Degree
8 17 (36.96%) Android
9 13 (28.26%) C++
9 13 (28.26%) HTML
9 13 (28.26%) CSS
9 13 (28.26%) iOS SDK
9 13 (28.26%) Apple iOS
9 13 (28.26%) Mobile App
10 8 (17.39%) UNIX
10 8 (17.39%) OO
10 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
10 8 (17.39%) .NET
10 8 (17.39%) Oracle
10 8 (17.39%) C
11 7 (15.22%) Windows
11 7 (15.22%) Adobe
11 7 (15.22%) Finance
11 7 (15.22%) Systems Analysis
11 7 (15.22%) Business Analysis
11 7 (15.22%) jQuery
12 6 (13.04%) HTML5
12 6 (13.04%) PCI DSS

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 (2.17%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (10.87%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
1 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.35%) MSTest
2 2 (4.35%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (4.35%) Moq
2 2 (4.35%) NUnit
3 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.17%) JUnit
3 1 (2.17%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 33 (71.74%) Banking
2 7 (15.22%) Finance
3 5 (10.87%) Advertising
4 2 (4.35%) Billing
4 2 (4.35%) Games
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) HTML
1 13 (28.26%) CSS
1 13 (28.26%) iOS SDK
2 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
2 8 (17.39%) .NET
3 7 (15.22%) jQuery
4 6 (13.04%) HTML5
5 5 (10.87%) Web Services
5 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (10.87%) Ajax
6 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.35%) WCF
7 2 (4.35%) WPF
7 2 (4.35%) Spring.NET
7 2 (4.35%) Castle Windsor
7 2 (4.35%) Ninject
7 2 (4.35%) Unity DI Container
7 2 (4.35%) WinForms
8 1 (2.17%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 30 (65.22%) Computer Science
2 24 (52.17%) Mathematics
3 23 (50.00%) Mobile Banking
3 23 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
4 13 (28.26%) Mobile App
5 4 (8.70%) Physics
6 2 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (4.35%) Cryptography
6 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.17%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Android
2 13 (28.26%) Apple iOS
3 8 (17.39%) UNIX
4 7 (15.22%) Windows
5 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 19 (41.30%) Software Engineering
3 8 (17.39%) OO
4 7 (15.22%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (15.22%) Business Analysis
5 5 (10.87%) CRM
6 4 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (8.70%) UML
7 3 (6.52%) Web Design
7 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.52%) MVC
8 2 (4.35%) Software Testing
8 2 (4.35%) Web Development
8 2 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.35%) Kanban
8 2 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (4.35%) MVVM
8 2 (4.35%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (54.35%) Java
2 13 (28.26%) C++
3 8 (17.39%) C
4 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.87%) SQL
5 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
5 5 (10.87%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.52%) C#
7 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) CISMP
2 2 (4.35%) CISM
2 2 (4.35%) PhD
2 2 (4.35%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) PCI DSS
2 4 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle
2 7 (15.22%) Adobe
3 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
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