The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 14 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 92 53 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 15.67% 12.10% 12.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 47.92% 53.00% 39.89%
Number of salaries quoted 78 48 72
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,750 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Degree
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Qualifications Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
192 100 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 32.71% 22.83% 31.49%
Number of salaries quoted 163 88 159
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £47,138
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Degree
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Tyne and Wear region.

Degree Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Degree
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Degree
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 72 £33,738 -3.60% 12
Sunderland +5 25 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Gateshead +2 18 £27,500 -7.61% 3
South Shields - 1 £31,250 -
Degree
North East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Degree also 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 that cited Degree.

1 56 (38.10%) C#
2 47 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (29.93%) Computer Science
4 31 (21.09%) SQL
5 29 (19.73%) .NET
5 29 (19.73%) Java
5 29 (19.73%) Mathematics
6 27 (18.37%) Games
7 25 (17.01%) JavaScript
7 25 (17.01%) HTML
7 25 (17.01%) Visual Studio
7 25 (17.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (16.33%) Scrum
9 22 (14.97%) C++
9 22 (14.97%) OO
10 21 (14.29%) PhD
10 21 (14.29%) CSS
10 21 (14.29%) Project Management
10 21 (14.29%) Software Engineering
11 20 (13.61%) 3D Graphics
11 20 (13.61%) Finance
12 17 (11.56%) Manufacturing
12 17 (11.56%) Multithreading
13 16 (10.88%) MCSD
14 15 (10.20%) ASP.NET
14 15 (10.20%) Windows
14 15 (10.20%) Linux
14 15 (10.20%) Microsoft
14 15 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (9.52%) Management Information System

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Degree also 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 that cited Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.08%) SAS
2 5 (3.40%) IIS
2 5 (3.40%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.72%) CMS
4 2 (1.36%) Node.js
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.68%) Lync
5 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.04%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.68%) SPSS
3 1 (0.68%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.68%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Agresso
2 2 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.36%) Magento
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.36%) SaaS
2 2 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.40%) Internet
2 2 (1.36%) ATM
2 2 (1.36%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.68%) VPN
3 1 (0.68%) GPRS
3 1 (0.68%) LAN
3 1 (0.68%) WAN
3 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.68%) HTTP
3 1 (0.68%) MPLS
3 1 (0.68%) Firewall
3 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.68%) Wireless
3 1 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.68%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.84%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.40%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 4 (2.72%) MySQL
5 3 (2.04%) QlikView
6 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.36%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.68%) Big Data
7 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (17.01%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.72%) JUnit
4 2 (1.36%) Redmine
4 2 (1.36%) Selenium
4 2 (1.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.36%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.36%) Subversion
5 1 (0.68%) JIRA
5 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.68%) FogBugz
5 1 (0.68%) Trac
General
1 27 (18.37%) Games
2 20 (13.61%) Finance
3 17 (11.56%) Manufacturing
4 14 (9.52%) Automotive
4 14 (9.52%) Banking
5 9 (6.12%) Billing
6 4 (2.72%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.04%) Retail
8 2 (1.36%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.36%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.36%) Marketing
9 1 (0.68%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.68%) Finnish Language
9 1 (0.68%) French Language
9 1 (0.68%) German Language
9 1 (0.68%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.68%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.68%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 67 (45.58%) Developer
2 38 (25.85%) Software Developer
3 21 (14.29%) Graduate
3 21 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 17 (11.56%) Software Engineer
5 15 (10.20%) Analyst
6 14 (9.52%) C++ Software Engineer
7 12 (8.16%) Java Software Developer
8 11 (7.48%) .NET Developer
8 11 (7.48%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.08%) Tester
9 6 (4.08%) Test Analyst
9 6 (4.08%) Graduate Developer
10 5 (3.40%) C++ Developer
10 5 (3.40%) C# Developer
10 5 (3.40%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (3.40%) C++ Software Developer
10 5 (3.40%) Junior
10 5 (3.40%) Software Tester
10 5 (3.40%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (19.73%) .NET
2 25 (17.01%) HTML
3 21 (14.29%) CSS
4 15 (10.20%) ASP.NET
5 12 (8.16%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 11 (7.48%) jQuery
7 9 (6.12%) OpenGL
7 9 (6.12%) DirectX
8 7 (4.76%) XML
8 7 (4.76%) HTML5
9 6 (4.08%) .NET Framework
10 4 (2.72%) XHTML
11 3 (2.04%) Ajax
11 3 (2.04%) WCF
11 3 (2.04%) WPF
11 3 (2.04%) LINQ
12 2 (1.36%) Silverlight
12 2 (1.36%) CSS3
12 2 (1.36%) XSD
12 2 (1.36%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (29.93%) Computer Science
2 29 (19.73%) Mathematics
3 20 (13.61%) 3D Graphics
4 15 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (9.52%) Management Information System
6 13 (8.84%) Physics
7 12 (8.16%) Visualisation
7 12 (8.16%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.72%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (2.72%) Freedom of Information Act
8 4 (2.72%) Freedom of Information
9 3 (2.04%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (1.36%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (1.36%) Online Banking
10 2 (1.36%) IVR
10 2 (1.36%) Open Source
10 2 (1.36%) CUDA
11 1 (0.68%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.20%) Windows
1 15 (10.20%) Linux
2 7 (4.76%) UNIX
3 6 (4.08%) Android
4 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.68%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (16.33%) Scrum
3 22 (14.97%) OO
4 21 (14.29%) Project Management
4 21 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 17 (11.56%) Multithreading
6 14 (9.52%) Unit Testing
7 11 (7.48%) Web Development
8 10 (6.80%) OOD
9 9 (6.12%) ITIL
9 9 (6.12%) MVC
9 9 (6.12%) 3D Programming
10 8 (5.44%) Waterfall
10 8 (5.44%) Analytics
11 7 (4.76%) Business Analysis
11 7 (4.76%) PRINCE2
11 7 (4.76%) OOP
11 7 (4.76%) CRM
11 7 (4.76%) Test Scripting
12 6 (4.08%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (38.10%) C#
2 31 (21.09%) SQL
3 29 (19.73%) Java
4 25 (17.01%) JavaScript
5 22 (14.97%) C++
6 9 (6.12%) HLSL
7 8 (5.44%) PHP
7 8 (5.44%) VB
8 7 (4.76%) VB6
8 7 (4.76%) C
9 6 (4.08%) Python
10 4 (2.72%) Perl
11 3 (2.04%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.36%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.36%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.36%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.68%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.68%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.68%) Ruby
13 1 (0.68%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 25 (17.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (14.29%) PhD
3 16 (10.88%) MCSD
4 14 (9.52%) MCPD
5 6 (4.08%) MCSE
6 5 (3.40%) CCNA
6 5 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.72%) ISEB
8 3 (2.04%) MCITP
9 2 (1.36%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.68%) MCP
10 1 (0.68%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.04%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) SCCM
1 1 (0.68%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.16%) Oracle
3 2 (1.36%) Adobe
3 2 (1.36%) TSYS
3 2 (1.36%) Citrix
3 2 (1.36%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.68%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.68%) Reuters
4 1 (0.68%) Bloomberg
4 1 (0.68%) SolidWorks
4 1 (0.68%) VMware
4 1 (0.68%) Zend
4 1 (0.68%) Sencha
4 1 (0.68%) Fidessa
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £ competetive
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £28,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £55,000 to £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Sunderland College
Salary: From £29,427 to £30,300 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Searchability
Salary: £15000 - £16000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newton Blue
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North Shields, Tyne and Wear
Global Navigation Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago