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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 24 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 52 42 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.47% 9.46% 9.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.66% 37.50% 30.13%
Number of salaries quoted 36 40 36
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +27.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £26,750 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
188 112 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 30.62% 25.23% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 149 101 136
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £31,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 -8 38 £40,000 - 7
Sunderland 0 14 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Gateshead -20 5 £23,500 -37.33%
Degree
North East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 56 (36.36%) C#
2 53 (34.42%) Java
2 53 (34.42%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (30.52%) SQL
4 39 (25.32%) Computer Science
5 34 (22.08%) .NET
6 32 (20.78%) C++
7 30 (19.48%) HTML
8 29 (18.83%) JavaScript
9 27 (17.53%) Linux
9 27 (17.53%) CSS
10 26 (16.88%) OO
11 24 (15.58%) Microsoft
12 23 (14.94%) Mentoring
12 23 (14.94%) ASP.NET
13 20 (12.99%) Mathematics
13 20 (12.99%) C
13 20 (12.99%) SQL Server
14 18 (11.69%) MS Excel
14 18 (11.69%) XML
15 17 (11.04%) HTML5
15 17 (11.04%) Software Engineering
15 17 (11.04%) UNIX
16 16 (10.39%) Windows
16 16 (10.39%) PHP
16 16 (10.39%) Scrum
17 15 (9.74%) Waterfall
18 14 (9.09%) SOAP
18 14 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
18 14 (9.09%) Algorithms

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (4.55%) IIS
2 6 (3.90%) SAS
3 4 (2.60%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.60%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.95%) CMS
4 3 (1.95%) Node.js
5 2 (1.30%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.65%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.65%) Smallworld
6 1 (0.65%) Apache
6 1 (0.65%) WordPress
6 1 (0.65%) Moodle
Applications
1 18 (11.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.30%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.60%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (2.60%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (1.30%) SAP SRM
2 2 (1.30%) Magento
2 2 (1.30%) WebTrends
2 2 (1.30%) SAP Payroll
2 2 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.25%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.30%) Internet
3 1 (0.65%) Firewall
3 1 (0.65%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.65%) FTP
3 1 (0.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.79%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.49%) DB2
4 4 (2.60%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 4 (2.60%) MySQL
5 2 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.65%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.65%) DataStage
6 1 (0.65%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 12 (7.79%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.25%) VTune
3 3 (1.95%) Maven
3 3 (1.95%) JUnit
4 2 (1.30%) Ant
4 2 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.30%) Subversion
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.65%) MSTest
General
1 11 (7.14%) Games
2 9 (5.84%) Banking
3 7 (4.55%) Multimedia
3 7 (4.55%) Finance
4 5 (3.25%) Automotive
4 5 (3.25%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.60%) Retail
6 3 (1.95%) Advertising
7 2 (1.30%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.30%) Marketing
8 1 (0.65%) Billing
Job Titles
1 80 (51.95%) Developer
2 36 (23.38%) Software Developer
3 20 (12.99%) .NET Developer
4 19 (12.34%) Java Developer
4 19 (12.34%) Analyst
5 15 (9.74%) Programmer
6 11 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 11 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 11 (7.14%) UI Developer
6 11 (7.14%) UI Programmer
7 10 (6.49%) Mainframe DBA
7 10 (6.49%) DB2 DBA
7 10 (6.49%) Java Software Developer
7 10 (6.49%) DBA
8 9 (5.84%) Analyst Programmer
8 9 (5.84%) Graduate
9 7 (4.55%) Designer
10 5 (3.25%) Java Architect
10 5 (3.25%) Junior
10 5 (3.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (22.08%) .NET
2 30 (19.48%) HTML
3 27 (17.53%) CSS
4 23 (14.94%) ASP.NET
5 18 (11.69%) XML
6 17 (11.04%) HTML5
7 14 (9.09%) SOAP
8 10 (6.49%) Web Services
8 10 (6.49%) ISPF
8 10 (6.49%) .NET Framework
9 8 (5.19%) WinForms
10 7 (4.55%) CSS3
11 6 (3.90%) Backbone.js
12 5 (3.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 5 (3.25%) WCF
12 5 (3.25%) jQuery
12 5 (3.25%) OpenGL
12 5 (3.25%) DirectX
13 4 (2.60%) SproutCore
13 4 (2.60%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 39 (25.32%) Computer Science
2 20 (12.99%) Mathematics
3 14 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (9.09%) Algorithms
4 11 (7.14%) Mobile Payment
4 11 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
5 10 (6.49%) Client/Server
5 10 (6.49%) Mainframe
6 8 (5.19%) Mobile Banking
7 6 (3.90%) Physics
8 4 (2.60%) Visualisation
8 4 (2.60%) Augmented Reality
8 4 (2.60%) User Experience
8 4 (2.60%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.30%) Open Source
9 2 (1.30%) CUDA
9 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.30%) Statistics
10 1 (0.65%) GIS
10 1 (0.65%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 27 (17.53%) Linux
2 17 (11.04%) UNIX
3 16 (10.39%) Windows
4 10 (6.49%) zOS
4 10 (6.49%) MVS
5 8 (5.19%) Android
5 8 (5.19%) Apple iOS
6 7 (4.55%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (34.42%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (16.88%) OO
3 23 (14.94%) Mentoring
4 17 (11.04%) Software Engineering
5 16 (10.39%) Scrum
6 15 (9.74%) Waterfall
7 13 (8.44%) Multithreading
7 13 (8.44%) Web Development
8 11 (7.14%) MVC
8 11 (7.14%) OOP
8 11 (7.14%) Project Management
8 11 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (6.49%) Unit Testing
10 9 (5.84%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (5.19%) Mobile Commerce
11 8 (5.19%) OOD
12 7 (4.55%) Domain-Driven Design
13 5 (3.25%) Game Development
14 4 (2.60%) 3D Rendering
14 4 (2.60%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (36.36%) C#
2 53 (34.42%) Java
3 47 (30.52%) SQL
4 32 (20.78%) C++
5 29 (18.83%) JavaScript
6 20 (12.99%) C
7 16 (10.39%) PHP
8 12 (7.79%) Perl
8 12 (7.79%) Python
9 9 (5.84%) REXX
10 5 (3.25%) HLSL
11 4 (2.60%) VB
11 4 (2.60%) VB6
12 3 (1.95%) Ruby
13 2 (1.30%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.30%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.30%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.30%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.65%) XAML
14 1 (0.65%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 13 (8.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (5.84%) PhD
3 7 (4.55%) MCSD
4 5 (3.25%) MCPD
5 3 (1.95%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.30%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.65%) HNC
7 1 (0.65%) HND
7 1 (0.65%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (6.49%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 24 (15.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.14%) IBM
3 10 (6.49%) BMC
4 9 (5.84%) CA
5 7 (4.55%) Oracle
6 4 (2.60%) SAP
6 4 (2.60%) Adobe
6 4 (2.60%) Sencha
7 2 (1.30%) Citrix
8 1 (0.65%) ESRI
8 1 (0.65%) VMware
8 1 (0.65%) Blackboard
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