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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 68 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 13 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.70% 2.89% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 2.97% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 15
Average salary £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £21,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £25,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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
721 808 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 94.13% 97.23% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 623 581 536
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -8.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 28 August 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 -12 12 £21,500 -4.44% 14
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 11 (44.00%) Degree
3 9 (36.00%) C#
4 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
5 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (20.00%) C++
5 5 (20.00%) HTML
5 5 (20.00%) Java
5 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (16.00%) C
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (16.00%) PHP
6 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.00%) Web Development
7 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.00%) Banking
7 3 (12.00%) Billing
7 3 (12.00%) Games
7 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (12.00%) Automotive
7 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (12.00%) VB
7 3 (12.00%) CSS
8 2 (8.00%) ITIL
8 2 (8.00%) SQL

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (4.00%) CMS
1 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) GPRS
1 1 (4.00%) GSM
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.00%) Automotive
1 3 (12.00%) Games
1 3 (12.00%) Banking
1 3 (12.00%) Billing
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (20.00%) HTML
3 3 (12.00%) CSS
4 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (8.00%) WPF
4 2 (8.00%) jQuery
4 2 (8.00%) HTML5
5 1 (4.00%) CSS3
5 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.00%) RESTful
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.00%) LINQ
5 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) iPhone
4 1 (4.00%) iPad
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (12.00%) Web Development
2 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (12.00%) Project Management
2 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.00%) Coaching
3 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (8.00%) Analytics
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL
3 2 (8.00%) OO
3 2 (8.00%) Process Management
3 2 (8.00%) MVC
3 2 (8.00%) Content Management
3 2 (8.00%) Time Management
4 1 (4.00%) Image Processing
4 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) C#
2 5 (20.00%) C++
2 5 (20.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) PHP
3 4 (16.00%) C
4 3 (12.00%) VB
5 2 (8.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) VB6
6 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) Tcl
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
1 2 (8.00%) PMBOK
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) BT
2 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
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Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT People First
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Bluetownonline
Salary: £21k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Incentives!
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + car, uncapped commission, holidays
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
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Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
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Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
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