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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 53 64 53
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 25 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.46% 0.98% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.60% 1.01% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 12
Average salary £30,000 £20,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £19,100 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
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
694 594 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.99% 96.90% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 590 485 592
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +3 24 £31,250 +56.25% 7
Durham - 1 £30,000 -
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 36 (64.29%) Banking
2 29 (51.79%) Degree
2 29 (51.79%) Mathematics
3 27 (48.21%) Java
4 22 (39.29%) Computer Science
5 20 (35.71%) Mobile Commerce
5 20 (35.71%) Software Engineering
5 20 (35.71%) Android
5 20 (35.71%) Mobile Banking
5 20 (35.71%) Mobile Payment
6 16 (28.57%) HTML
6 16 (28.57%) CSS
7 14 (25.00%) .NET
8 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET
8 12 (21.43%) jQuery
9 11 (19.64%) C++
9 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
9 11 (19.64%) Mobile App
10 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
10 10 (17.86%) Apple iOS
10 10 (17.86%) iOS SDK
11 9 (16.07%) C#
11 9 (16.07%) Management Information System
11 9 (16.07%) Games
11 9 (16.07%) Billing
11 9 (16.07%) PCI DSS
12 8 (14.29%) C
12 8 (14.29%) Oracle
12 8 (14.29%) UNIX
12 8 (14.29%) UML

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 (1.79%) CMS
1 1 (1.79%) Umbraco
1 1 (1.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (8.93%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) GPRS
2 1 (1.79%) GSM
2 1 (1.79%) HTTP
2 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
General
1 36 (64.29%) Banking
2 9 (16.07%) Billing
2 9 (16.07%) Games
3 6 (10.71%) Finance
4 5 (8.93%) Advertising
5 1 (1.79%) Electronics
5 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.57%) CSS
1 16 (28.57%) HTML
2 14 (25.00%) .NET
3 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 12 (21.43%) jQuery
4 10 (17.86%) iOS SDK
5 7 (12.50%) HTML5
6 5 (8.93%) Web Services
6 5 (8.93%) Ajax
6 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (5.36%) WPF
8 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.57%) CSS3
9 1 (1.79%) Sass
9 1 (1.79%) LESS
9 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (1.79%) LINQ
9 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 29 (51.79%) Mathematics
2 22 (39.29%) Computer Science
3 20 (35.71%) Mobile Banking
3 20 (35.71%) Mobile Payment
4 11 (19.64%) Mobile App
5 9 (16.07%) Management Information System
6 3 (5.36%) Physics
7 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.71%) Android
2 10 (17.86%) Apple iOS
3 8 (14.29%) UNIX
4 5 (8.93%) Windows
5 2 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) Mobile Commerce
1 20 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 8 (14.29%) UML
3 7 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
3 7 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 7 (12.50%) OO
4 5 (8.93%) CRM
5 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.14%) Project Management
6 3 (5.36%) Process Management
6 3 (5.36%) ITIL
6 3 (5.36%) Time Management
6 3 (5.36%) Waterfall
6 3 (5.36%) Test Strategy
6 3 (5.36%) Web Development
6 3 (5.36%) Web Design
6 3 (5.36%) Analytics
7 2 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (3.57%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 27 (48.21%) Java
2 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
2 11 (19.64%) C++
3 9 (16.07%) C#
4 8 (14.29%) C
5 6 (10.71%) SQL
6 5 (8.93%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.93%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.36%) VB6
7 3 (5.36%) VB
8 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (51.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) PCI DSS
2 8 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.36%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (14.29%) Oracle
2 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.93%) Adobe
4 1 (1.79%) BT
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