The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 49 51 62
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 21 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.54% 2.95% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.66% 3.10% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 11
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
Job Titles Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
789 646 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.52% 95.28% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 581 556 679
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Graduate
England

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 30 July 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 -1 16 £22,500 +13.92% 6
Northumberland - 5 £21,000 -
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 20 (74.07%) Computer Science
2 12 (44.44%) .NET
3 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
3 11 (40.74%) Mathematics
3 11 (40.74%) Physics
4 10 (37.04%) MVC
4 10 (37.04%) C#
5 9 (33.33%) MSTest
5 9 (33.33%) TDD
5 9 (33.33%) WCF
5 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 8 (29.63%) Degree
6 8 (29.63%) WPF
6 8 (29.63%) NUnit
6 8 (29.63%) Scrum
6 8 (29.63%) WinForms
6 8 (29.63%) Internet
6 8 (29.63%) Windows
6 8 (29.63%) MVVM
6 8 (29.63%) Rhino Mocks
6 8 (29.63%) Moq
6 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (29.63%) Kanban
6 8 (29.63%) Spring.NET
6 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (29.63%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (29.63%) Inversion of Control
6 8 (29.63%) Castle Windsor
6 8 (29.63%) Ninject
6 8 (29.63%) Web Application Development

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 (3.70%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) RDBMS
1 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MSTest
2 8 (29.63%) NUnit
2 8 (29.63%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (29.63%) Moq
3 6 (22.22%) JIRA
3 6 (22.22%) CruiseControl
3 6 (22.22%) JUnit
3 6 (22.22%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) .NET
2 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
3 9 (33.33%) WCF
3 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 8 (29.63%) WPF
4 8 (29.63%) WinForms
4 8 (29.63%) Spring.NET
4 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (29.63%) Castle Windsor
4 8 (29.63%) Ninject
4 8 (29.63%) Unity DI Container
5 3 (11.11%) HTML
5 3 (11.11%) CSS
6 2 (7.41%) HTML5
7 1 (3.70%) Mason
7 1 (3.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (74.07%) Computer Science
2 11 (40.74%) Mathematics
2 11 (40.74%) Physics
3 8 (29.63%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (7.41%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) MVC
2 9 (33.33%) TDD
3 8 (29.63%) Scrum
3 8 (29.63%) MVVM
3 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (29.63%) Kanban
3 8 (29.63%) Dependency Injection
3 8 (29.63%) Web Application Development
4 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing
4 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 6 (22.22%) ERP
5 6 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (7.41%) Web Development
7 1 (3.70%) Data Entry
7 1 (3.70%) Business Development
7 1 (3.70%) Validation
7 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.70%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) C#
2 7 (25.93%) Java
3 5 (18.52%) C
3 5 (18.52%) VB
3 5 (18.52%) C++
4 2 (7.41%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) F5
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
2 1 (3.70%) SAP
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