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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 21 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 46 34 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.93% 8.11% 10.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.33% 35.42% 33.77%
Number of salaries quoted 40 31 35
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
120 96 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 23.30% 22.91% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 102 86 118
Median salary £28,000 £31,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -27.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £19,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 39 £40,000 - 21
Gateshead +3 4 £41,250 +83.33% 1
Whitley Bay - 2 £52,500 -
Degree
North East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Degree.

1 47 (43.12%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (30.28%) HTML
3 31 (28.44%) JavaScript
4 29 (26.61%) SQL
4 29 (26.61%) Computer Science
5 25 (22.94%) Java
5 25 (22.94%) Microsoft
6 23 (21.10%) OO
6 23 (21.10%) CSS
7 22 (20.18%) SQL Server
8 21 (19.27%) HTML5
8 21 (19.27%) Analytics
9 20 (18.35%) .NET
9 20 (18.35%) Web Services
9 20 (18.35%) Web Development
10 18 (16.51%) ITIL
10 18 (16.51%) Oracle
10 18 (16.51%) User Experience
11 17 (15.60%) Git (software)
11 17 (15.60%) C#
12 16 (14.68%) Subversion
12 16 (14.68%) Scrum
12 16 (14.68%) Security Cleared
12 16 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (13.76%) Data Protection
14 14 (12.84%) Software Engineering
14 14 (12.84%) Windows
14 14 (12.84%) Linux
14 14 (12.84%) Node.js
15 13 (11.93%) REST

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.42%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.67%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.75%) nginx
4 2 (1.83%) Apache
4 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.83%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.83%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.92%) CMS
5 1 (0.92%) Drupal
5 1 (0.92%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (7.34%) MS Office
2 6 (5.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Magento
2 1 (0.92%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.50%) Google Analytics
2 4 (3.67%) Office 365
3 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.59%) Firewall
2 2 (1.83%) DHCP
2 2 (1.83%) DNS
2 2 (1.83%) LAN
2 2 (1.83%) SAN
2 2 (1.83%) Skype
2 2 (1.83%) WAN
3 1 (0.92%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.50%) MySQL
3 6 (5.50%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.59%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.75%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.83%) MS Access
6 2 (1.83%) Power BI
6 2 (1.83%) PowerPivot
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.92%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (15.60%) Git (software)
2 16 (14.68%) Subversion
3 9 (8.26%) Axure RP
4 8 (7.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (6.42%) Grunt
5 7 (6.42%) gulp
5 7 (6.42%) Jasmine
5 7 (6.42%) Karma Test Runner
6 5 (4.59%) JIRA
7 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.83%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.83%) Gradle
9 1 (0.92%) Selenium
General
1 7 (6.42%) Back Office
2 6 (5.50%) Finance
3 5 (4.59%) Multimedia
4 4 (3.67%) Advertising
4 4 (3.67%) Legal
4 4 (3.67%) Marketing
4 4 (3.67%) Military
5 3 (2.75%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.83%) Automotive
6 2 (1.83%) Banking
6 2 (1.83%) Games
6 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 47 (43.12%) Developer
2 14 (12.84%) .NET Developer
2 14 (12.84%) C# Developer
3 13 (11.93%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (11.01%) Java Developer
4 12 (11.01%) Software Developer
5 11 (10.09%) Consultant
6 10 (9.17%) Designer
6 10 (9.17%) UX Designer
7 9 (8.26%) Architect
7 9 (8.26%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (7.34%) Analyst
8 8 (7.34%) Graduate
8 8 (7.34%) Senior Designer
8 8 (7.34%) Senior UX Designer
9 7 (6.42%) Agile Developer
9 7 (6.42%) Graduate Consultant
9 7 (6.42%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (6.42%) Junior
10 6 (5.50%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (30.28%) HTML
2 23 (21.10%) CSS
3 21 (19.27%) HTML5
4 20 (18.35%) .NET
4 20 (18.35%) Web Services
5 14 (12.84%) Node.js
6 13 (11.93%) REST
7 12 (11.01%) AngularJS
7 12 (11.01%) ASP.NET
7 12 (11.01%) XML
8 11 (10.09%) Spring
9 10 (9.17%) jQuery
10 8 (7.34%) .NET Framework
10 8 (7.34%) CSS3
11 7 (6.42%) D3.js
11 7 (6.42%) React
11 7 (6.42%) RequireJS
11 7 (6.42%) Sass
11 7 (6.42%) WCF
11 7 (6.42%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (26.61%) Computer Science
2 18 (16.51%) User Experience
3 16 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (10.09%) Mathematics
5 9 (8.26%) Visualisation
6 8 (7.34%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (4.59%) Driving Licence
7 5 (4.59%) Psychology
8 4 (3.67%) BBC
8 4 (3.67%) Blackberry
8 4 (3.67%) Data Centre
8 4 (3.67%) NHS
8 4 (3.67%) Physics
9 2 (1.83%) Ergonomics
9 2 (1.83%) iPhone
9 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.83%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.92%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.92%) Life Science
10 1 (0.92%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.84%) Linux
1 14 (12.84%) Windows
2 6 (5.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.59%) Android
4 4 (3.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.75%) Unix
5 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.83%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.83%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.83%) Windows Vista
6 2 (1.83%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.92%) Solaris
7 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (43.12%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (21.10%) OO
3 21 (19.27%) Analytics
4 20 (18.35%) Web Development
5 18 (16.51%) ITIL
6 16 (14.68%) Scrum
7 15 (13.76%) Data Protection
8 14 (12.84%) Software Engineering
9 10 (9.17%) Mentoring
9 10 (9.17%) Web Analytics
10 9 (8.26%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (8.26%) Service Management
11 8 (7.34%) Front End Development
11 8 (7.34%) MVC
11 8 (7.34%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (6.42%) ITIL V3
12 7 (6.42%) Service Delivery
12 7 (6.42%) Time Management
12 7 (6.42%) Web Accessibility
13 6 (5.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.44%) JavaScript
2 29 (26.61%) SQL
3 25 (22.94%) Java
4 17 (15.60%) C#
5 13 (11.93%) C++
6 9 (8.26%) T-SQL
7 7 (6.42%) ES6
8 6 (5.50%) PHP
8 6 (5.50%) Python
9 4 (3.67%) Scala
9 4 (3.67%) TypeScript
10 3 (2.75%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.83%) Jython
11 2 (1.83%) Ruby
11 2 (1.83%) VB
11 2 (1.83%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.92%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (14.68%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.34%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.42%) A+ Certification
3 7 (6.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.59%) MCSE
5 4 (3.67%) CISM
5 4 (3.67%) CISSP
5 4 (3.67%) HND
6 3 (2.75%) CCNA
6 3 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.75%) MCSA
7 2 (1.83%) CEH
7 2 (1.83%) CISA
7 2 (1.83%) MCDST
7 2 (1.83%) MCITP
7 2 (1.83%) MCP
7 2 (1.83%) SANS
7 2 (1.83%) SSCP
7 2 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.92%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) SLA
2 2 (1.83%) QA
3 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.92%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.83%) Docker
4 2 (1.83%) LXC
5 1 (0.92%) Firmware
5 1 (0.92%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.92%) vSphere
5 1 (0.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.92%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.92%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.92%) SCOM
3 1 (0.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (22.94%) Microsoft
2 18 (16.51%) Oracle
3 7 (6.42%) CA Agile Central
4 6 (5.50%) Google
4 6 (5.50%) HP
5 4 (3.67%) Apple
5 4 (3.67%) Cisco
5 4 (3.67%) VMware
6 3 (2.75%) Dell
6 3 (2.75%) Intel Security
6 3 (2.75%) Qualys
6 3 (2.75%) Tripwire
7 2 (1.83%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.83%) Fidessa
7 2 (1.83%) Forcepoint
7 2 (1.83%) Reuters
7 2 (1.83%) SAP
7 2 (1.83%) Sophos
7 2 (1.83%) Symantec
7 2 (1.83%) Trend Micro
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £34,305 to £37,563 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £37,911 to £41,502 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 2 days ago
HQ in Leeds or Hub Offices in Exeter, London,...
NHS Digital
Salary: £40,028 - £48,034
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £29307.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tyneside
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £25k + good benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £21600.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £17500 - £20000 per annum + Uncapped OTE
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago