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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 16 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 77 114 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 15.40% 17.59% 14.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.40% 55.88% 56.92%
Number of salaries quoted 69 71 63
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £25,300 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,650 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +3.06%
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
139 204 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 27.80% 31.48% 25.79%
Number of salaries quoted 118 139 113
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,580 £25,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,161 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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 -6 67 £32,500 -7.14% 43
Sunderland +3 24 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Gateshead -6 11 £27,500 -26.66%
Degree
North East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 70 (43.48%) Computer Science
2 57 (35.40%) C#
3 52 (32.30%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (26.09%) C++
5 41 (25.47%) Software Engineering
6 38 (23.60%) Windows
7 37 (22.98%) Java
8 32 (19.88%) 3D Graphics
8 32 (19.88%) Games
9 28 (17.39%) .NET
9 28 (17.39%) PhD
10 27 (16.77%) JavaScript
10 27 (16.77%) Multithreading
11 25 (15.53%) Microsoft
11 25 (15.53%) HTML
11 25 (15.53%) OO
12 24 (14.91%) CSS
13 23 (14.29%) SQL Server
13 23 (14.29%) Mathematics
14 22 (13.66%) UNIX
15 21 (13.04%) Scrum
15 21 (13.04%) Visualisation
15 21 (13.04%) Unity (Game Engine)
16 19 (11.80%) Mentoring
16 19 (11.80%) jQuery
16 19 (11.80%) Oracle
17 17 (10.56%) Physics
18 15 (9.32%) MySQL
18 15 (9.32%) HTML5
19 14 (8.70%) 3D Programming

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 9 (5.59%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (2.48%) Umbraco
3 4 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.48%) Node.js
4 3 (1.86%) Alfresco
4 3 (1.86%) CMS
4 3 (1.86%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.62%) Apache
5 1 (0.62%) Moodle
Applications
1 12 (7.45%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.59%) MS Office
3 3 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.24%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.62%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.62%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (1.86%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.97%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (4.97%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.73%) DHCP
1 6 (3.73%) DNS
2 4 (2.48%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.48%) ATM
2 4 (2.48%) SAN
2 4 (2.48%) Internet
2 4 (2.48%) iSCSI
2 4 (2.48%) NAS
3 3 (1.86%) Firewall
3 3 (1.86%) Wireless
4 2 (1.24%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.24%) Network Security
4 2 (1.24%) PSTN
4 2 (1.24%) VoIP
5 1 (0.62%) IKE
5 1 (0.62%) VPN
5 1 (0.62%) SSL
5 1 (0.62%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.32%) MySQL
3 11 (6.83%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.21%) RDBMS
5 7 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (4.35%) Big Data
6 5 (3.11%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.62%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.62%) QlikView
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (4.97%) NUnit
2 6 (3.73%) Selenium
3 3 (1.86%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.24%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.24%) Redmine
4 2 (1.24%) JIRA
4 2 (1.24%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.62%) JMeter
5 1 (0.62%) Maven
5 1 (0.62%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.62%) Grunt
5 1 (0.62%) gulp
General
1 32 (19.88%) Games
2 10 (6.21%) Finance
3 6 (3.73%) Banking
3 6 (3.73%) German Language
4 5 (3.11%) Advertising
4 5 (3.11%) Retail
5 4 (2.48%) Retail Banking
5 4 (2.48%) French Language
5 4 (2.48%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.86%) Marketing
6 3 (1.86%) Hebrew Language
6 3 (1.86%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.86%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.24%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.24%) Billing
7 2 (1.24%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.62%) Finnish Language
8 1 (0.62%) Law
8 1 (0.62%) Legal
8 1 (0.62%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 58 (36.02%) Developer
2 26 (16.15%) Software Developer
3 25 (15.53%) Software Engineer
4 23 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 21 (13.04%) C++ Software Engineer
6 18 (11.18%) Java Developer
6 18 (11.18%) Senior Developer
6 18 (11.18%) C# Software Developer
7 14 (8.70%) Analyst
8 13 (8.07%) IT Technician
9 10 (6.21%) Graduate
10 9 (5.59%) Web Developer
11 8 (4.97%) Programmer
11 8 (4.97%) Senior Software Developer
11 8 (4.97%) Senior C# Developer
11 8 (4.97%) Agile C# Developer
11 8 (4.97%) ScrumMaster
12 7 (4.35%) C# Software Engineer
12 7 (4.35%) Tester
12 7 (4.35%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (17.39%) .NET
2 25 (15.53%) HTML
3 24 (14.91%) CSS
4 21 (13.04%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 19 (11.80%) jQuery
6 15 (9.32%) HTML5
7 14 (8.70%) OpenGL
7 14 (8.70%) DirectX
8 10 (6.21%) ASP.NET
8 10 (6.21%) AngularJS
9 9 (5.59%) CSS3
9 9 (5.59%) WinForms
10 8 (4.97%) Web Services
11 7 (4.35%) WCF
12 6 (3.73%) RESTful
13 5 (3.11%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (3.11%) WPF
13 5 (3.11%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (2.48%) Backbone.js
14 4 (2.48%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 70 (43.48%) Computer Science
2 32 (19.88%) 3D Graphics
3 23 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 21 (13.04%) Visualisation
5 17 (10.56%) Physics
6 10 (6.21%) Algorithms
7 5 (3.11%) User Experience
8 4 (2.48%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.48%) Online Banking
8 4 (2.48%) IVR
9 3 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.24%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.24%) CUDA
11 1 (0.62%) iPad
11 1 (0.62%) iPhone
11 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.62%) Freedom of Information
11 1 (0.62%) PKI
11 1 (0.62%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.62%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 38 (23.60%) Windows
2 22 (13.66%) UNIX
3 13 (8.07%) Linux
4 7 (4.35%) Android
5 4 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (32.30%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (25.47%) Software Engineering
3 27 (16.77%) Multithreading
4 25 (15.53%) OO
5 21 (13.04%) Scrum
6 19 (11.80%) Mentoring
7 14 (8.70%) ITIL
7 14 (8.70%) 3D Programming
8 12 (7.45%) MVC
9 11 (6.83%) OOD
10 10 (6.21%) Coaching
10 10 (6.21%) API Development
10 10 (6.21%) API Design
11 9 (5.59%) OOP
12 8 (4.97%) SDLC
13 7 (4.35%) Mobile Development
13 7 (4.35%) Android Development
13 7 (4.35%) Open Source
14 6 (3.73%) Business Development
14 6 (3.73%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (35.40%) C#
2 42 (26.09%) C++
3 37 (22.98%) Java
4 27 (16.77%) JavaScript
5 14 (8.70%) SQL
5 14 (8.70%) HLSL
6 9 (5.59%) C
6 9 (5.59%) PHP
7 6 (3.73%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.73%) Python
8 4 (2.48%) Perl
9 3 (1.86%) Ruby
9 3 (1.86%) Scala
10 2 (1.24%) VB
11 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.62%) Fortran
11 1 (0.62%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.62%) Pascal
11 1 (0.62%) VB6
11 1 (0.62%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 28 (17.39%) PhD
2 13 (8.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (7.45%) MCITP
4 11 (6.83%) MCSE
5 7 (4.35%) ISEB
6 3 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.86%) CCNP
6 3 (1.86%) CCNA
6 3 (1.86%) MCP
7 2 (1.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.24%) ACCA
7 2 (1.24%) CIPFA
7 2 (1.24%) CIMA
8 1 (0.62%) MOS
8 1 (0.62%) OCPJWCD
8 1 (0.62%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.62%) MCTS
8 1 (0.62%) MCSA
8 1 (0.62%) CCIE
8 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.48%) SLA
2 3 (1.86%) QA
3 1 (0.62%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (6.21%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.48%) VMware ESX
2 4 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.48%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.48%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (15.53%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.80%) Oracle
3 8 (4.97%) Cisco
4 4 (2.48%) VMware
4 4 (2.48%) NetApp
4 4 (2.48%) Sybase
4 4 (2.48%) TSYS
5 3 (1.86%) Fidessa
5 3 (1.86%) CheckPoint
5 3 (1.86%) TIBCO
5 3 (1.86%) Reuters
5 3 (1.86%) Bloomberg
5 3 (1.86%) Convergys
6 2 (1.24%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.24%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.24%) Sun
6 2 (1.24%) F5
7 1 (0.62%) Vignette
7 1 (0.62%) HP
7 1 (0.62%) Dell
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £17500 - £20000 per annum + Uncapped Commission + Rewards
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35-55K
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 70-85K
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000-£85,000 + Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Omlis
Salary: Competitive salary depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Omlis
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago