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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 14 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 107 67 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 17.31% 12.12% 11.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.15% 46.21% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 92 64 69
Average salary £32,250 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.85% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,669 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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
194 145 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.39% 26.22% 28.02%
Number of salaries quoted 162 137 145
Average salary £33,738 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.65% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,725 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £45,250
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +8 89 £33,738 -3.60% 20
Gateshead +4 27 £27,500 +14.58% 1
Sunderland +1 20 £35,000 +16.66% 2
South Shields - 1 £31,250 -
Degree
North East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (34.57%) C#
2 49 (30.25%) Computer Science
3 48 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (19.14%) Games
4 31 (19.14%) Mathematics
5 30 (18.52%) SQL
6 27 (16.67%) .NET
7 26 (16.05%) Scrum
8 25 (15.43%) Software Engineering
8 25 (15.43%) Java
8 25 (15.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (14.81%) C++
9 24 (14.81%) PhD
9 24 (14.81%) 3D Graphics
10 23 (14.20%) Visual Studio
11 22 (13.58%) Windows
11 22 (13.58%) OO
11 22 (13.58%) Project Management
11 22 (13.58%) Finance
12 21 (12.96%) HTML
12 21 (12.96%) JavaScript
13 20 (12.35%) Multithreading
14 19 (11.73%) CSS
14 19 (11.73%) Visualisation
15 17 (10.49%) Linux
15 17 (10.49%) Manufacturing
16 16 (9.88%) Banking
16 16 (9.88%) Physics
16 16 (9.88%) MCSD
16 16 (9.88%) Unity (Game Engine)

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.09%) SAS
3 4 (2.47%) CMS
3 4 (2.47%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.85%) Node.js
5 2 (1.23%) IIS
6 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.62%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.09%) MS Office
3 1 (0.62%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.62%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.62%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.62%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.85%) Agresso
2 2 (1.23%) Magento
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.56%) Internet
2 6 (3.70%) ATM
3 2 (1.23%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.23%) VPN
3 2 (1.23%) Wireless
3 2 (1.23%) Firewall
4 1 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.62%) IPsec
4 1 (0.62%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.62%) PABX
4 1 (0.62%) SSL
4 1 (0.62%) MPLS
4 1 (0.62%) GPRS
4 1 (0.62%) LAN
4 1 (0.62%) WAN
4 1 (0.62%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.62%) HTTP
4 1 (0.62%) IKE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.17%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.70%) MySQL
3 6 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (1.85%) QlikView
6 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.62%) Big Data
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 23 (14.20%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.09%) Selenium
3 4 (2.47%) JUnit
4 3 (1.85%) Redmine
4 3 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.23%) Subversion
5 2 (1.23%) JIRA
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.62%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.62%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.62%) FogBugz
6 1 (0.62%) Trac
6 1 (0.62%) Grunt
General
1 31 (19.14%) Games
2 22 (13.58%) Finance
3 17 (10.49%) Manufacturing
4 16 (9.88%) Banking
5 14 (8.64%) Automotive
6 9 (5.56%) Billing
7 7 (4.32%) Retail
8 6 (3.70%) Retail Banking
9 4 (2.47%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.85%) Financial Institution
11 2 (1.23%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.62%) Marketing
12 1 (0.62%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.62%) Finnish Language
12 1 (0.62%) French Language
12 1 (0.62%) German Language
12 1 (0.62%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.62%) Polish Language
12 1 (0.62%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 60 (37.04%) Developer
2 35 (21.60%) Software Developer
3 20 (12.35%) Software Engineer
3 20 (12.35%) Java Developer
4 19 (11.73%) Graduate
4 19 (11.73%) Analyst
5 17 (10.49%) C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (7.41%) Java Software Developer
6 12 (7.41%) Project Manager
7 11 (6.79%) .NET Developer
8 10 (6.17%) Tester
9 9 (5.56%) Test Analyst
9 9 (5.56%) Software Tester
10 7 (4.32%) Programmer
11 6 (3.70%) C# Developer
11 6 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
12 5 (3.09%) IT Technician
12 5 (3.09%) Graphics Programmer
12 5 (3.09%) ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (3.09%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (16.67%) .NET
2 21 (12.96%) HTML
3 19 (11.73%) CSS
4 16 (9.88%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 14 (8.64%) ASP.NET
6 12 (7.41%) OpenGL
6 12 (7.41%) DirectX
7 11 (6.79%) jQuery
8 6 (3.70%) HTML5
9 4 (2.47%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.85%) Ajax
10 3 (1.85%) XHTML
10 3 (1.85%) XML
10 3 (1.85%) WPF
10 3 (1.85%) LINQ
11 2 (1.23%) DHTML
12 1 (0.62%) J2EE
12 1 (0.62%) Classic ASP
12 1 (0.62%) XSL
12 1 (0.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (30.25%) Computer Science
2 31 (19.14%) Mathematics
3 24 (14.81%) 3D Graphics
4 19 (11.73%) Visualisation
5 16 (9.88%) Physics
6 15 (9.26%) Management Information System
7 13 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (8.02%) Algorithms
8 6 (3.70%) IVR
8 6 (3.70%) Online Banking
9 4 (2.47%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (2.47%) Freedom of Information Act
9 4 (2.47%) Freedom of Information
10 2 (1.23%) CUDA
10 2 (1.23%) User Experience
11 1 (0.62%) Open Source
11 1 (0.62%) iPad
11 1 (0.62%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.62%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.58%) Windows
2 17 (10.49%) Linux
3 10 (6.17%) UNIX
4 6 (3.70%) Android
5 3 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (16.05%) Scrum
3 25 (15.43%) Software Engineering
4 22 (13.58%) OO
4 22 (13.58%) Project Management
5 20 (12.35%) Multithreading
6 15 (9.26%) ITIL
7 13 (8.02%) Unit Testing
8 12 (7.41%) 3D Programming
9 10 (6.17%) Web Development
9 10 (6.17%) OOD
10 9 (5.56%) Test Strategy
11 8 (4.94%) Analytics
11 8 (4.94%) Test Management
11 8 (4.94%) PRINCE2
11 8 (4.94%) Programme Management
11 8 (4.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (4.32%) Business Analysis
12 7 (4.32%) OOP
12 7 (4.32%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 56 (34.57%) C#
2 30 (18.52%) SQL
3 25 (15.43%) Java
4 24 (14.81%) C++
5 21 (12.96%) JavaScript
6 12 (7.41%) HLSL
7 8 (4.94%) C
8 6 (3.70%) PHP
8 6 (3.70%) VB
9 5 (3.09%) VB6
10 4 (2.47%) Python
11 2 (1.23%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.23%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.23%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.62%) VBScript
12 1 (0.62%) Perl
12 1 (0.62%) PHP5
12 1 (0.62%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (15.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (14.81%) PhD
3 16 (9.88%) MCSD
4 14 (8.64%) MCPD
5 8 (4.94%) MCSE
5 8 (4.94%) ISEB
6 6 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.70%) CCNA
7 5 (3.09%) MCITP
8 3 (1.85%) MCP
8 3 (1.85%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.23%) CCNP
10 1 (0.62%) CCIE
10 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.62%) ACCA
10 1 (0.62%) CIPFA
10 1 (0.62%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.85%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (4.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.85%) SCCM
2 1 (0.62%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (9.26%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.64%) Oracle
3 6 (3.70%) TSYS
4 4 (2.47%) Cognizant
5 3 (1.85%) Fidessa
5 3 (1.85%) Reuters
5 3 (1.85%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.23%) Citrix
6 2 (1.23%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.23%) Cisco
7 1 (0.62%) Sun
7 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.62%) Juniper
7 1 (0.62%) VMware
7 1 (0.62%) Zend
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £15000 - £16000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newton Blue
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 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
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Microsoft Certs and Amazing Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + £120K OTE, car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Betting Appointments
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18k to £20k dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18k -£22k dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £35.4k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £41,000-£46,000+ bonus (up to 15%) + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £10000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Shares + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + Big Company Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £15000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
SCC
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Car + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £15000.00 - £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago