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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 18 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 69 102 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 13.69% 16.04% 17.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 54.76% 59.30% 65.96%
Number of salaries quoted 65 67 81
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
126 172 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 25.00% 27.04% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 101 119 123
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 4 August 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 4 August 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 -10 58 £37,500 +7.14% 24
Sunderland 0 24 £47,500 +5.55%
Gateshead -7 15 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Degree
North East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 78 (46.43%) Computer Science
2 65 (38.69%) C#
3 54 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (26.19%) Software Engineering
5 43 (25.60%) C++
6 38 (22.62%) Games
7 35 (20.83%) Java
8 34 (20.24%) .NET
9 33 (19.64%) 3D Graphics
10 32 (19.05%) JavaScript
10 32 (19.05%) Windows
10 32 (19.05%) Mathematics
11 29 (17.26%) PhD
11 29 (17.26%) HTML
12 28 (16.67%) CSS
12 28 (16.67%) OO
13 27 (16.07%) Multithreading
14 25 (14.88%) Visualisation
15 24 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
16 23 (13.69%) SQL Server
17 22 (13.10%) Scrum
17 22 (13.10%) Physics
18 20 (11.90%) jQuery
18 20 (11.90%) UNIX
18 20 (11.90%) Microsoft
19 19 (11.31%) Oracle
19 19 (11.31%) SQL
20 18 (10.71%) OpenGL
20 18 (10.71%) DirectX
20 18 (10.71%) 3D Programming

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 7 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.98%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.79%) Alfresco
3 3 (1.79%) CMS
3 3 (1.79%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (1.79%) Node.js
4 2 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.19%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.60%) Moodle
5 1 (0.60%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.60%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.60%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.60%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.98%) Internet
2 4 (2.38%) ATM
3 3 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.19%) VPN
4 2 (1.19%) DNS
4 2 (1.19%) DHCP
4 2 (1.19%) Firewall
4 2 (1.19%) Wireless
4 2 (1.19%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.19%) NAS
4 2 (1.19%) SAN
5 1 (0.60%) PABX
5 1 (0.60%) IPsec
5 1 (0.60%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.60%) HTTP
5 1 (0.60%) IKE
5 1 (0.60%) MPLS
5 1 (0.60%) SSL
5 1 (0.60%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.69%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.52%) MySQL
3 11 (6.55%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 7 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.98%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.98%) Big Data
7 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.60%) QlikView
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (5.36%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.17%) NUnit
3 6 (3.57%) Selenium
4 3 (1.79%) Redmine
4 3 (1.79%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.19%) JIRA
6 1 (0.60%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.60%) Subversion
6 1 (0.60%) Maven
6 1 (0.60%) JMeter
6 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.60%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.60%) JUnit
6 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.60%) FogBugz
6 1 (0.60%) Trac
6 1 (0.60%) Grunt
6 1 (0.60%) gulp
General
1 38 (22.62%) Games
2 15 (8.93%) Finance
3 12 (7.14%) Banking
4 7 (4.17%) Billing
5 5 (2.98%) Retail
6 4 (2.38%) Retail Banking
6 4 (2.38%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.79%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.19%) Automotive
8 2 (1.19%) French Language
8 2 (1.19%) German Language
8 2 (1.19%) Italian Language
8 2 (1.19%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.60%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.60%) Hebrew Language
9 1 (0.60%) Marketing
9 1 (0.60%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.60%) Finnish Language
9 1 (0.60%) Law
9 1 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 63 (37.50%) Developer
2 28 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 26 (15.48%) Software Developer
4 24 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
5 21 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 18 (10.71%) Graduate
6 18 (10.71%) Java Developer
6 18 (10.71%) Senior Developer
7 14 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
8 13 (7.74%) IT Technician
8 13 (7.74%) Analyst
9 11 (6.55%) .NET Developer
10 10 (5.95%) Programmer
11 9 (5.36%) Software Tester
11 9 (5.36%) Tester
12 8 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
12 8 (4.76%) C++ Programmer
12 8 (4.76%) Graphics Programmer
12 8 (4.76%) Software Programmer
13 7 (4.17%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (20.24%) .NET
2 29 (17.26%) HTML
3 28 (16.67%) CSS
4 24 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 20 (11.90%) jQuery
6 18 (10.71%) OpenGL
6 18 (10.71%) DirectX
7 12 (7.14%) ASP.NET
7 12 (7.14%) HTML5
8 8 (4.76%) WinForms
9 7 (4.17%) Web Services
9 7 (4.17%) AngularJS
10 6 (3.57%) CSS3
11 5 (2.98%) WCF
11 5 (2.98%) WPF
11 5 (2.98%) XML
11 5 (2.98%) Ajax
11 5 (2.98%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (2.38%) LINQ
12 4 (2.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 78 (46.43%) Computer Science
2 33 (19.64%) 3D Graphics
3 32 (19.05%) Mathematics
4 25 (14.88%) Visualisation
5 22 (13.10%) Physics
6 13 (7.74%) Management Information System
7 11 (6.55%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.38%) Online Banking
8 4 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (2.38%) Freedom of Information Act
8 4 (2.38%) IVR
8 4 (2.38%) Freedom of Information
9 3 (1.79%) User Experience
10 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.19%) CUDA
11 1 (0.60%) iPad
11 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.60%) iPhone
11 1 (0.60%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 32 (19.05%) Windows
2 20 (11.90%) UNIX
3 13 (7.74%) Linux
4 8 (4.76%) Android
5 3 (1.79%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (26.19%) Software Engineering
3 28 (16.67%) OO
4 27 (16.07%) Multithreading
5 22 (13.10%) Scrum
6 18 (10.71%) 3D Programming
7 15 (8.93%) Mentoring
8 13 (7.74%) ITIL
9 12 (7.14%) Project Management
10 11 (6.55%) MVC
11 9 (5.36%) OOP
11 9 (5.36%) Web Development
11 9 (5.36%) SDLC
12 8 (4.76%) OOD
13 7 (4.17%) PRINCE2
13 7 (4.17%) Coaching
13 7 (4.17%) Test Strategy
13 7 (4.17%) API Development
13 7 (4.17%) API Design
14 6 (3.57%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (38.69%) C#
2 43 (25.60%) C++
3 35 (20.83%) Java
4 32 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 19 (11.31%) SQL
6 18 (10.71%) HLSL
7 10 (5.95%) PHP
8 8 (4.76%) C
9 7 (4.17%) Python
10 5 (2.98%) VB
10 5 (2.98%) Perl
11 4 (2.38%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.79%) VB6
12 3 (1.79%) Ruby
12 3 (1.79%) Scala
13 2 (1.19%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.60%) VBScript
14 1 (0.60%) Delphi
14 1 (0.60%) PHP5
14 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (17.26%) PhD
2 14 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (6.55%) MCITP
3 11 (6.55%) MCSE
4 8 (4.76%) ISEB
5 3 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.79%) MCP
5 3 (1.79%) CCNA
6 2 (1.19%) CCNP
6 2 (1.19%) MCSD
6 2 (1.19%) MCPD
6 2 (1.19%) ACCA
6 2 (1.19%) CIPFA
6 2 (1.19%) CIMA
6 2 (1.19%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.60%) MOS
7 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.60%) MCSA
7 1 (0.60%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.79%) PMBOK
3 2 (1.19%) SLA
4 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.19%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.19%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.79%) SCCM
2 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.31%) Oracle
3 4 (2.38%) Sybase
3 4 (2.38%) Cisco
3 4 (2.38%) TSYS
4 3 (1.79%) TIBCO
4 3 (1.79%) Reuters
4 3 (1.79%) Bloomberg
4 3 (1.79%) Fidessa
5 2 (1.19%) VMware
5 2 (1.19%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.19%) NetApp
5 2 (1.19%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.60%) Sun
6 1 (0.60%) Zend
6 1 (0.60%) Blackboard
6 1 (0.60%) Juniper
6 1 (0.60%) Convergys
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission and incentives
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Advantage XPO
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission + incentives
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: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Health, 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 4 days ago
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Leighton Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Leighton Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Tyneside
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £25 - 36k + bonus + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Advantage XPO
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 10 days ago