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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 7 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 103 64 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 16.64% 12.52% 10.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.28% 46.72% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 64 57 47
Average salary £35,000 £35,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £19,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
197 137 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.83% 26.81% 27.80%
Number of salaries quoted 138 125 120
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,175 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 94 £35,000 - 17
Gateshead -3 9 £37,500 +2.73%
Sunderland -3 6 £27,500 -21.42% 1
North Shields - 4 £32,500 -
South Shields - 4 £32,500 -
Degree
North East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 71 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (36.90%) Java
3 62 (33.16%) Computer Science
4 53 (28.34%) C#
5 46 (24.60%) OO
5 46 (24.60%) Mathematics
6 45 (24.06%) HTML
7 43 (22.99%) JavaScript
8 40 (21.39%) .NET
9 39 (20.86%) C++
9 39 (20.86%) SQL
10 38 (20.32%) Linux
11 34 (18.18%) C
12 32 (17.11%) Software Engineering
13 31 (16.58%) UNIX
14 29 (15.51%) Finance
15 27 (14.44%) SQL Server
15 27 (14.44%) Microsoft
16 26 (13.90%) CSS
16 26 (13.90%) Web Services
16 26 (13.90%) Mentoring
17 25 (13.37%) ASP.NET
18 23 (12.30%) Web Development
19 22 (11.76%) MS Excel
20 20 (10.70%) Scrum
21 19 (10.16%) Tomcat
21 19 (10.16%) Games
21 19 (10.16%) Spring
21 19 (10.16%) Maven
21 19 (10.16%) jQuery

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 19 (10.16%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.21%) NetWeaver
3 3 (1.60%) Node.js
3 3 (1.60%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.07%) IIS
4 2 (1.07%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.07%) Smallworld
4 2 (1.07%) CMS
4 2 (1.07%) Moodle
5 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.53%) WordPress
5 1 (0.53%) Apache
5 1 (0.53%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.14%) MS Office
3 2 (1.07%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.53%) SPSS
4 1 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.21%) SAP SRM
2 5 (2.67%) SAP Payroll
3 4 (2.14%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.14%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (1.07%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (2.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.60%) FTP
2 3 (1.60%) Firewall
3 1 (0.53%) HTTP
3 1 (0.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.44%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.02%) Jackrabbit
3 10 (5.35%) MySQL
3 10 (5.35%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.28%) DB2
5 6 (3.21%) DataStage
5 6 (3.21%) QualityStage
5 6 (3.21%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (1.07%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (10.16%) Maven
2 16 (8.56%) Subversion
3 6 (3.21%) VTune
4 3 (1.60%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.60%) Ant
4 3 (1.60%) JUnit
4 3 (1.60%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.53%) MSTest
5 1 (0.53%) Grunt
General
1 29 (15.51%) Finance
2 19 (10.16%) Games
3 6 (3.21%) Retail
3 6 (3.21%) Multimedia
4 5 (2.67%) Banking
5 3 (1.60%) Billing
5 3 (1.60%) Advertising
6 2 (1.07%) Publishing
6 2 (1.07%) Marketing
6 2 (1.07%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.53%) Automotive
7 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 104 (55.61%) Developer
2 34 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 32 (17.11%) Java Developer
4 29 (15.51%) .NET Developer
5 24 (12.83%) Analyst
6 20 (10.70%) Programmer
7 11 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
7 11 (5.88%) Development Analyst
8 9 (4.81%) Designer
8 9 (4.81%) Software Engineer
8 9 (4.81%) Analyst Programmer
8 9 (4.81%) C++ Developer
8 9 (4.81%) DBA
8 9 (4.81%) C++ Software Developer
9 8 (4.28%) DB2 DBA
9 8 (4.28%) Mainframe DBA
9 8 (4.28%) Junior
10 7 (3.74%) C# Developer
10 7 (3.74%) UI Developer
10 7 (3.74%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (24.06%) HTML
2 40 (21.39%) .NET
3 26 (13.90%) CSS
3 26 (13.90%) Web Services
4 25 (13.37%) ASP.NET
5 19 (10.16%) Spring
5 19 (10.16%) jQuery
5 19 (10.16%) HTML5
6 17 (9.09%) Java EE
7 15 (8.02%) JSR 170
7 15 (8.02%) MooTools
7 15 (8.02%) Apache Wicket
7 15 (8.02%) JAX-WS
7 15 (8.02%) XML
8 13 (6.95%) SOAP
9 10 (5.35%) WinForms
10 8 (4.28%) ISPF
11 7 (3.74%) CSS3
11 7 (3.74%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 6 (3.21%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 62 (33.16%) Computer Science
2 46 (24.60%) Mathematics
3 16 (8.56%) Physics
4 15 (8.02%) Open Source
5 11 (5.88%) GIS
6 10 (5.35%) Client/Server
6 10 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (4.28%) User Experience
7 8 (4.28%) Mainframe
7 8 (4.28%) 3D Graphics
8 7 (3.74%) Mobile Payment
9 6 (3.21%) Psychology
9 6 (3.21%) Human Factors
10 5 (2.67%) Visualisation
10 5 (2.67%) Augmented Reality
10 5 (2.67%) Mobile Banking
11 3 (1.60%) Mobile App
12 2 (1.07%) Statistics
12 2 (1.07%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.53%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 38 (20.32%) Linux
2 31 (16.58%) UNIX
3 17 (9.09%) Windows
4 8 (4.28%) zOS
4 8 (4.28%) MVS
5 7 (3.74%) Android
5 7 (3.74%) Apple iOS
6 6 (3.21%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (24.60%) OO
3 32 (17.11%) Software Engineering
4 26 (13.90%) Mentoring
5 23 (12.30%) Web Development
6 20 (10.70%) Scrum
7 14 (7.49%) TDD
8 12 (6.42%) Multithreading
9 10 (5.35%) Waterfall
9 10 (5.35%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (4.81%) Domain-Driven Design
11 8 (4.28%) ERP
11 8 (4.28%) OOD
11 8 (4.28%) OOP
12 7 (3.74%) Project Management
12 7 (3.74%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (3.74%) MVC
13 6 (3.21%) ETL
13 6 (3.21%) Data Modelling
13 6 (3.21%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (36.90%) Java
2 53 (28.34%) C#
3 43 (22.99%) JavaScript
4 39 (20.86%) C++
4 39 (20.86%) SQL
5 34 (18.18%) C
6 11 (5.88%) PHP
6 11 (5.88%) Python
7 9 (4.81%) Perl
8 7 (3.74%) REXX
9 6 (3.21%) HLSL
10 3 (1.60%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.07%) Ruby
11 2 (1.07%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.53%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (3.21%) PhD
3 2 (1.07%) CCNA
3 2 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.07%) MCTS
3 2 (1.07%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.07%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.07%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.53%) MCSE
4 1 (0.53%) HNC
4 1 (0.53%) HND
4 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.53%) PMP
4 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.53%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (1.07%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (4.28%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (14.44%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.49%) IBM
3 11 (5.88%) SAP
4 8 (4.28%) BMC
5 7 (3.74%) CA
5 7 (3.74%) Oracle
6 4 (2.14%) VMware
7 3 (1.60%) Sencha
8 2 (1.07%) Blackboard
8 2 (1.07%) ESRI
8 2 (1.07%) Cisco
8 2 (1.07%) Adobe
9 1 (0.53%) Sony
9 1 (0.53%) ATG
9 1 (0.53%) Kronos
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Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + training development
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
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