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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 27 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 49 41 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.05% 8.65% 10.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.07% 33.06% 36.17%
Number of salaries quoted 37 39 41
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,600 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
181 124 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 29.72% 26.16% 30.39%
Number of salaries quoted 153 116 124
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 27 November 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 27 November 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 -6 41 £42,000 +5.00% 6
Sunderland -3 6 £38,750 -8.82% 1
Gateshead -15 5 £23,500 -37.33%
Degree
North East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 58 (35.37%) C#
1 58 (35.37%) Java
2 56 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (28.66%) SQL
4 42 (25.61%) Computer Science
5 38 (23.17%) .NET
6 34 (20.73%) C++
7 33 (20.12%) HTML
7 33 (20.12%) JavaScript
8 28 (17.07%) Linux
9 27 (16.46%) OO
10 26 (15.85%) Microsoft
10 26 (15.85%) SQL Server
10 26 (15.85%) ASP.NET
10 26 (15.85%) CSS
11 23 (14.02%) Mathematics
11 23 (14.02%) Mentoring
12 21 (12.80%) C
13 20 (12.20%) MS Excel
13 20 (12.20%) Software Engineering
13 20 (12.20%) HTML5
14 18 (10.98%) UNIX
14 18 (10.98%) Windows
14 18 (10.98%) XML
15 17 (10.37%) Scrum
16 16 (9.76%) Web Development
16 16 (9.76%) PHP
16 16 (9.76%) Algorithms
17 14 (8.54%) Waterfall
17 14 (8.54%) SOAP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 7 (4.27%) IIS
2 5 (3.05%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.05%) NetWeaver
3 4 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.83%) CMS
4 3 (1.83%) Node.js
5 2 (1.22%) ArcGIS
5 2 (1.22%) Smallworld
5 2 (1.22%) SAS
6 1 (0.61%) Apache
6 1 (0.61%) WordPress
6 1 (0.61%) Moodle
Applications
1 20 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.05%) SAP Payroll
1 5 (3.05%) SAP SRM
2 4 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.44%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.22%) Magento
3 2 (1.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.05%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.83%) Firewall
3 2 (1.22%) Internet
4 1 (0.61%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.61%) FTP
4 1 (0.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.85%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.71%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.10%) DB2
4 8 (4.88%) MySQL
5 4 (2.44%) IBM InfoSphere
5 4 (2.44%) DataStage
5 4 (2.44%) QualityStage
6 2 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.61%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 7 (4.27%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.66%) VTune
3 5 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.44%) Maven
5 3 (1.83%) Subversion
6 2 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.22%) Ant
6 2 (1.22%) JUnit
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.61%) MSTest
General
1 11 (6.71%) Games
2 9 (5.49%) Finance
3 8 (4.88%) Banking
4 7 (4.27%) Multimedia
5 5 (3.05%) Retail
6 3 (1.83%) Advertising
7 2 (1.22%) Marketing
7 2 (1.22%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.22%) Automotive
7 2 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 86 (52.44%) Developer
2 32 (19.51%) Software Developer
3 25 (15.24%) Analyst
3 25 (15.24%) .NET Developer
4 22 (13.41%) Java Developer
5 17 (10.37%) Programmer
6 11 (6.71%) DBA
6 11 (6.71%) Software Engineer
6 11 (6.71%) UI Developer
6 11 (6.71%) UI Programmer
7 10 (6.10%) Development Analyst
7 10 (6.10%) SAP Analyst
7 10 (6.10%) Mainframe DBA
7 10 (6.10%) Project Manager
7 10 (6.10%) DB2 DBA
8 9 (5.49%) Analyst Programmer
9 8 (4.88%) Java Software Developer
10 7 (4.27%) Designer
10 7 (4.27%) Graduate
11 6 (3.66%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (23.17%) .NET
2 33 (20.12%) HTML
3 26 (15.85%) ASP.NET
3 26 (15.85%) CSS
4 20 (12.20%) HTML5
5 18 (10.98%) XML
6 14 (8.54%) SOAP
7 11 (6.71%) Web Services
8 10 (6.10%) ISPF
8 10 (6.10%) WinForms
9 9 (5.49%) .NET Framework
10 7 (4.27%) CSS3
10 7 (4.27%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 6 (3.66%) Backbone.js
11 6 (3.66%) WCF
11 6 (3.66%) OpenGL
11 6 (3.66%) DirectX
12 5 (3.05%) jQuery
13 4 (2.44%) SproutCore
13 4 (2.44%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 42 (25.61%) Computer Science
2 23 (14.02%) Mathematics
3 16 (9.76%) Algorithms
4 11 (6.71%) 3D Graphics
4 11 (6.71%) Mobile Payment
5 10 (6.10%) Client/Server
5 10 (6.10%) Mainframe
5 10 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.88%) Mobile Banking
7 6 (3.66%) Physics
8 5 (3.05%) User Experience
8 5 (3.05%) Visualisation
8 5 (3.05%) Augmented Reality
8 5 (3.05%) Open Source
9 4 (2.44%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.83%) Statistics
11 2 (1.22%) GIS
11 2 (1.22%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.61%) PMI
12 1 (0.61%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 28 (17.07%) Linux
2 18 (10.98%) UNIX
2 18 (10.98%) Windows
3 10 (6.10%) zOS
3 10 (6.10%) MVS
4 8 (4.88%) Android
4 8 (4.88%) Apple iOS
5 7 (4.27%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (16.46%) OO
3 23 (14.02%) Mentoring
4 20 (12.20%) Software Engineering
5 17 (10.37%) Scrum
6 16 (9.76%) Web Development
7 14 (8.54%) Multithreading
7 14 (8.54%) Waterfall
8 11 (6.71%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (6.71%) MVC
9 10 (6.10%) OOP
9 10 (6.10%) Project Management
10 9 (5.49%) OOD
10 9 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (5.49%) Domain-Driven Design
11 8 (4.88%) Mobile Commerce
11 8 (4.88%) Unit Testing
12 5 (3.05%) RUP
12 5 (3.05%) DSDM
12 5 (3.05%) 3D Rendering
Programming Languages
1 58 (35.37%) C#
1 58 (35.37%) Java
2 47 (28.66%) SQL
3 34 (20.73%) C++
4 33 (20.12%) JavaScript
5 21 (12.80%) C
6 16 (9.76%) PHP
7 13 (7.93%) Python
8 12 (7.32%) Perl
9 9 (5.49%) REXX
10 6 (3.66%) HLSL
11 4 (2.44%) VB
11 4 (2.44%) VB6
12 3 (1.83%) Ruby
13 2 (1.22%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.22%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.22%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.22%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.61%) XAML
14 1 (0.61%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 12 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (4.88%) PhD
3 4 (2.44%) MCSD
4 3 (1.83%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.22%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.22%) CCNA
5 2 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.22%) MCTS
5 2 (1.22%) MCPD
6 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.61%) HNC
6 1 (0.61%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (6.10%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 26 (15.85%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.54%) IBM
3 10 (6.10%) SAP
3 10 (6.10%) BMC
4 9 (5.49%) CA
5 8 (4.88%) Oracle
6 4 (2.44%) Adobe
6 4 (2.44%) Sencha
7 3 (1.83%) VMware
8 2 (1.22%) ESRI
8 2 (1.22%) Citrix
8 2 (1.22%) Cisco
9 1 (0.61%) Sony
9 1 (0.61%) Blackboard
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Posted: Yesterday
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £35.4k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £26500 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago