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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 60 67 58
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 23 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.95% 0.81% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.09% 0.83% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 9
Average salary £26,250 £20,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
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
745 721 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.51% 96.91% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 628 612 590
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +13 23 £26,250 +31.25% 4
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 27 (60.00%) Degree
2 25 (55.56%) Banking
3 20 (44.44%) Mathematics
4 18 (40.00%) Java
5 15 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 13 (28.89%) .NET
7 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET
7 11 (24.44%) CSS
7 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
7 11 (24.44%) HTML
7 11 (24.44%) jQuery
7 11 (24.44%) Android
8 10 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 9 (20.00%) Mobile Commerce
9 9 (20.00%) Management Information System
9 9 (20.00%) Billing
9 9 (20.00%) Games
9 9 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
9 9 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
10 8 (17.78%) C
10 8 (17.78%) C#
11 7 (15.56%) Visual Studio
11 7 (15.56%) Oracle
11 7 (15.56%) UNIX
11 7 (15.56%) OO
11 7 (15.56%) Systems Analysis
11 7 (15.56%) Business Analysis
11 7 (15.56%) HTML5
12 6 (13.33%) PCI DSS

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (2.22%) CMS
1 1 (2.22%) WordPress
1 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) GPRS
2 1 (2.22%) GSM
2 1 (2.22%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (55.56%) Banking
2 9 (20.00%) Billing
2 9 (20.00%) Games
3 5 (11.11%) Advertising
3 5 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) .NET
2 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET
2 11 (24.44%) CSS
2 11 (24.44%) HTML
2 11 (24.44%) jQuery
3 7 (15.56%) HTML5
4 5 (11.11%) Web Services
4 5 (11.11%) Ajax
4 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (8.89%) iOS SDK
6 3 (6.67%) WPF
7 2 (4.44%) CSS3
8 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.22%) Sass
8 1 (2.22%) LESS
8 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (44.44%) Mathematics
2 15 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 9 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 9 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
3 9 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (11.11%) Mobile App
5 3 (6.67%) Physics
6 1 (2.22%) iPad
6 1 (2.22%) iPhone
6 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Android
2 7 (15.56%) UNIX
3 5 (11.11%) Windows
4 4 (8.89%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 9 (20.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 7 (15.56%) OO
3 7 (15.56%) Systems Analysis
3 7 (15.56%) Business Analysis
4 5 (11.11%) CRM
4 5 (11.11%) UML
5 4 (8.89%) Project Management
5 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.67%) ITIL
6 3 (6.67%) Web Design
6 3 (6.67%) Time Management
6 3 (6.67%) Process Management
6 3 (6.67%) Web Development
6 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 3 (6.67%) Test Strategy
6 3 (6.67%) Analytics
7 2 (4.44%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.00%) Java
2 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
3 8 (17.78%) C
3 8 (17.78%) C#
4 6 (13.33%) SQL
5 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 5 (11.11%) C++
6 3 (6.67%) VB
6 3 (6.67%) VB6
7 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.67%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) BT
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