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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 13 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 93 64 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 17.38% 10.81% 12.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 56.02% 46.38% 50.35%
Number of salaries quoted 84 60 68
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £22,517 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
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
166 138 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.03% 23.31% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 135 129 121
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £45,000 £45,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +6 87 £33,738 -3.60% 28
Gateshead +8 29 £27,500 +14.58% 2
Sunderland +2 16 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Degree
North East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 62 (35.84%) Computer Science
2 57 (32.95%) C#
3 49 (28.32%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (21.97%) Mathematics
5 35 (20.23%) Games
6 33 (19.08%) C++
7 32 (18.50%) Software Engineering
8 31 (17.92%) PhD
9 30 (17.34%) Java
10 29 (16.76%) 3D Graphics
11 27 (15.61%) Scrum
11 27 (15.61%) SQL
11 27 (15.61%) Windows
12 26 (15.03%) Microsoft Certification
12 26 (15.03%) Multithreading
13 23 (13.29%) Visualisation
13 23 (13.29%) JavaScript
14 22 (12.72%) Physics
14 22 (12.72%) .NET
14 22 (12.72%) Visual Studio
14 22 (12.72%) OO
15 21 (12.14%) HTML
16 20 (11.56%) CSS
16 20 (11.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
17 18 (10.40%) Linux
17 18 (10.40%) Finance
18 17 (9.83%) Oracle
18 17 (9.83%) Project Management
19 16 (9.25%) OpenGL
19 16 (9.25%) DirectX

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (4.05%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.47%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.89%) SAS
4 3 (1.73%) Node.js
5 2 (1.16%) CMS
5 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.58%) Lync
6 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.47%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.58%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.58%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.58%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.73%) Agresso
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.89%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.05%) Internet
2 6 (3.47%) ATM
3 3 (1.73%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.16%) Wireless
4 2 (1.16%) VPN
4 2 (1.16%) DNS
4 2 (1.16%) DHCP
4 2 (1.16%) Firewall
4 2 (1.16%) SAN
4 2 (1.16%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.16%) NAS
5 1 (0.58%) PABX
5 1 (0.58%) MPLS
5 1 (0.58%) GPRS
5 1 (0.58%) LAN
5 1 (0.58%) WAN
5 1 (0.58%) HTTP
5 1 (0.58%) IKE
5 1 (0.58%) SSL
5 1 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.78%) MySQL
2 10 (5.78%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.47%) RDBMS
3 6 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (1.73%) QlikView
6 2 (1.16%) Big Data
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (12.72%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.47%) Selenium
3 4 (2.31%) JUnit
4 3 (1.73%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.73%) Redmine
5 2 (1.16%) JIRA
6 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.58%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.58%) FogBugz
6 1 (0.58%) Trac
6 1 (0.58%) Grunt
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.58%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.58%) NUnit
6 1 (0.58%) Subversion
6 1 (0.58%) JMeter
General
1 35 (20.23%) Games
2 18 (10.40%) Finance
3 16 (9.25%) Manufacturing
3 16 (9.25%) Banking
4 13 (7.51%) Automotive
5 9 (5.20%) Billing
6 7 (4.05%) Retail
7 6 (3.47%) Retail Banking
8 4 (2.31%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.73%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.16%) Spanish Language
10 2 (1.16%) French Language
10 2 (1.16%) German Language
10 2 (1.16%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.58%) Marketing
11 1 (0.58%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.58%) Hebrew Language
11 1 (0.58%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.58%) Finnish Language
Job Titles
1 63 (36.42%) Developer
2 35 (20.23%) Software Developer
3 26 (15.03%) Software Engineer
4 23 (13.29%) Java Developer
5 21 (12.14%) C++ Software Engineer
6 20 (11.56%) Analyst
7 19 (10.98%) Graduate
8 12 (6.94%) Java Software Developer
9 10 (5.78%) Tester
10 9 (5.20%) Test Analyst
10 9 (5.20%) Programmer
10 9 (5.20%) .NET Developer
10 9 (5.20%) Software Tester
11 8 (4.62%) IT Technician
12 7 (4.05%) Graphics Programmer
12 7 (4.05%) Senior Developer
12 7 (4.05%) Project Manager
12 7 (4.05%) Software Programmer
12 7 (4.05%) C# Developer
12 7 (4.05%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.72%) .NET
2 21 (12.14%) HTML
3 20 (11.56%) CSS
3 20 (11.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 16 (9.25%) OpenGL
4 16 (9.25%) DirectX
5 13 (7.51%) jQuery
6 9 (5.20%) ASP.NET
7 7 (4.05%) HTML5
8 4 (2.31%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.31%) WPF
9 3 (1.73%) LINQ
9 3 (1.73%) CSS3
9 3 (1.73%) XHTML
9 3 (1.73%) XML
9 3 (1.73%) WinForms
10 2 (1.16%) Ember.js
10 2 (1.16%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 62 (35.84%) Computer Science
2 38 (21.97%) Mathematics
3 29 (16.76%) 3D Graphics
4 23 (13.29%) Visualisation
5 22 (12.72%) Physics
6 15 (8.67%) Algorithms
6 15 (8.67%) Management Information System
7 10 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.47%) IVR
8 6 (3.47%) Online Banking
9 4 (2.31%) Freedom of Information
9 4 (2.31%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (2.31%) Freedom of Information Act
10 3 (1.73%) CUDA
10 3 (1.73%) User Experience
11 2 (1.16%) Open Source
12 1 (0.58%) iPhone
12 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.58%) iPad
12 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.61%) Windows
2 18 (10.40%) Linux
3 16 (9.25%) UNIX
4 6 (3.47%) Android
5 3 (1.73%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (28.32%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (18.50%) Software Engineering
3 27 (15.61%) Scrum
4 26 (15.03%) Multithreading
5 22 (12.72%) OO
6 17 (9.83%) Project Management
7 16 (9.25%) ITIL
7 16 (9.25%) 3D Programming
8 13 (7.51%) Unit Testing
9 11 (6.36%) OOD
10 9 (5.20%) Test Strategy
10 9 (5.20%) Web Development
11 8 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (4.62%) Programme Management
11 8 (4.62%) Analytics
12 7 (4.05%) Test Scripting
12 7 (4.05%) PRINCE2
12 7 (4.05%) Business Analysis
12 7 (4.05%) MVC
13 6 (3.47%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 57 (32.95%) C#
2 33 (19.08%) C++
3 30 (17.34%) Java
4 27 (15.61%) SQL
5 23 (13.29%) JavaScript
6 16 (9.25%) HLSL
7 8 (4.62%) C
8 5 (2.89%) PHP
9 4 (2.31%) VB
10 3 (1.73%) Python
10 3 (1.73%) VB6
11 2 (1.16%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.16%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.58%) PHP5
12 1 (0.58%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.58%) Pascal
12 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.58%) Fortran
12 1 (0.58%) Perl
12 1 (0.58%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 31 (17.92%) PhD
2 26 (15.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (7.51%) MCSD
3 13 (7.51%) MCPD
4 11 (6.36%) MCSE
5 8 (4.62%) MCITP
5 8 (4.62%) ISEB
6 6 (3.47%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.47%) CCNA
7 3 (1.73%) MCP
8 2 (1.16%) ACCA
8 2 (1.16%) CIPFA
8 2 (1.16%) CIMA
8 2 (1.16%) CCNP
8 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.58%) CCIE
9 1 (0.58%) MCSA
9 1 (0.58%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.73%) PMBOK
3 2 (1.16%) SLA
4 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.16%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.16%) NFS
2 2 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.73%) SCCM
2 1 (0.58%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 17 (9.83%) Oracle
2 14 (8.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.47%) TSYS
4 4 (2.31%) Cisco
4 4 (2.31%) Cognizant
5 3 (1.73%) Fidessa
5 3 (1.73%) Reuters
5 3 (1.73%) Bloomberg
5 3 (1.73%) VMware
6 2 (1.16%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.16%) NetApp
7 1 (0.58%) Zend
7 1 (0.58%) Sun
7 1 (0.58%) Juniper
7 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.58%) Convergys
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Technip
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission and incentives
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £15000 - £16000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £22,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission and incentives
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 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
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Bede Gaming
Salary: Very competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
NHS BSA
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Central Employment
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission and incentives
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newton Blue
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Opportunity
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Training
Posted: 6 days ago