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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 17 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 55 36 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.91% 10.06% 8.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.95% 42.86% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 38 30 37
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,400 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
162 84 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 32.14% 23.46% 31.64%
Number of salaries quoted 126 70 142
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -4 36 £33,500 -16.25% 23
Sunderland +4 24 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Gateshead -14 6 £24,000 -41.81%
Degree
North East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 45 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (33.33%) Java
3 42 (31.82%) C#
4 41 (31.06%) SQL
5 29 (21.97%) Computer Science
6 26 (19.70%) HTML
7 25 (18.94%) JavaScript
7 25 (18.94%) OO
8 24 (18.18%) Linux
9 22 (16.67%) CSS
9 22 (16.67%) .NET
10 19 (14.39%) Scrum
10 19 (14.39%) C++
11 18 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (12.88%) Windows
12 17 (12.88%) Visual Studio
12 17 (12.88%) Mentoring
13 16 (12.12%) Microsoft
14 15 (11.36%) C
14 15 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (11.36%) HTML5
14 15 (11.36%) Mathematics
15 14 (10.61%) ASP.NET
16 13 (9.85%) UNIX
16 13 (9.85%) Project Management
16 13 (9.85%) Unit Testing
16 13 (9.85%) Web Development
17 12 (9.09%) Waterfall
17 12 (9.09%) MCSD
17 12 (9.09%) XML

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (5.30%) IIS
1 7 (5.30%) SAS
2 4 (3.03%) CMS
2 4 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.27%) Node.js
4 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.76%) Lync
4 1 (0.76%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (3.03%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (1.52%) Magento
2 2 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.76%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.52%) Internet
3 1 (0.76%) Firewall
3 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.58%) DB2
3 9 (6.82%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.52%) QlikView
6 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (12.88%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.27%) JUnit
4 2 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.52%) Subversion
5 1 (0.76%) Maven
5 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 10 (7.58%) Banking
2 10 (7.58%) Automotive
3 9 (6.82%) Games
4 8 (6.06%) Finance
5 7 (5.30%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.52%) Billing
6 2 (1.52%) Marketing
6 2 (1.52%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 72 (54.55%) Developer
2 41 (31.06%) Software Developer
3 20 (15.15%) Java Developer
4 15 (11.36%) Analyst
5 13 (9.85%) Java Software Developer
6 12 (9.09%) Project Manager
7 11 (8.33%) UI Developer
7 11 (8.33%) UI Programmer
8 10 (7.58%) Mainframe DBA
8 10 (7.58%) DB2 DBA
8 10 (7.58%) Software Engineer
8 10 (7.58%) DBA
8 10 (7.58%) .NET Developer
9 9 (6.82%) Graduate
10 7 (5.30%) Analyst Programmer
10 7 (5.30%) Programmer
10 7 (5.30%) Designer
11 4 (3.03%) UI Designer
11 4 (3.03%) SQL Programmer
11 4 (3.03%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (19.70%) HTML
2 22 (16.67%) .NET
2 22 (16.67%) CSS
3 15 (11.36%) HTML5
4 14 (10.61%) ASP.NET
5 12 (9.09%) XML
6 10 (7.58%) ISPF
7 9 (6.82%) .NET Framework
7 9 (6.82%) SOAP
8 7 (5.30%) Web Services
8 7 (5.30%) CSS3
9 5 (3.79%) jQuery
9 5 (3.79%) Backbone.js
10 4 (3.03%) WCF
11 3 (2.27%) LINQ
11 3 (2.27%) SproutCore
11 3 (2.27%) Java EE
11 3 (2.27%) Ember.js
12 2 (1.52%) JSON
12 2 (1.52%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (21.97%) Computer Science
2 15 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (11.36%) Mathematics
3 11 (8.33%) Mobile Payment
4 10 (7.58%) Mainframe
4 10 (7.58%) Algorithms
5 9 (6.82%) 3D Graphics
6 8 (6.06%) Mobile Banking
7 7 (5.30%) Client/Server
8 5 (3.79%) Physics
9 4 (3.03%) User Experience
9 4 (3.03%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.52%) Open Source
10 2 (1.52%) CUDA
10 2 (1.52%) Statistics
10 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.76%) PMI
11 1 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.76%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.18%) Linux
2 17 (12.88%) Windows
3 13 (9.85%) UNIX
4 10 (7.58%) zOS
4 10 (7.58%) MVS
5 8 (6.06%) Android
5 8 (6.06%) Apple iOS
6 7 (5.30%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (18.94%) OO
3 19 (14.39%) Scrum
4 17 (12.88%) Mentoring
5 13 (9.85%) Web Development
5 13 (9.85%) Unit Testing
5 13 (9.85%) Project Management
6 12 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 11 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 11 (8.33%) OOD
8 10 (7.58%) Software Engineering
9 9 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (6.82%) Multithreading
10 8 (6.06%) MVC
10 8 (6.06%) Mobile Commerce
10 8 (6.06%) OOP
11 7 (5.30%) Game Development
12 5 (3.79%) Data Analytics
12 5 (3.79%) Analytics
12 5 (3.79%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 44 (33.33%) Java
2 42 (31.82%) C#
3 41 (31.06%) SQL
4 25 (18.94%) JavaScript
5 19 (14.39%) C++
6 15 (11.36%) C
7 12 (9.09%) PHP
8 10 (7.58%) Perl
9 9 (6.82%) Python
9 9 (6.82%) REXX
10 4 (3.03%) VB
10 4 (3.03%) VB6
11 3 (2.27%) Ruby
12 2 (1.52%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.52%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.52%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.76%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.76%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.76%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (9.09%) MCSD
2 12 (9.09%) PhD
3 10 (7.58%) MCPD
4 3 (2.27%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.52%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.76%) HNC
6 1 (0.76%) HND
6 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (7.58%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 16 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.58%) IBM
2 10 (7.58%) BMC
3 9 (6.82%) CA
4 7 (5.30%) Oracle
5 4 (3.03%) Adobe
6 3 (2.27%) Sencha
7 2 (1.52%) VMware
7 2 (1.52%) Citrix
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Keele University
Salary: £39,685 - 47,328 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
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Salary: £33000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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 + Incentives
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 - £50 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Uncapped Commission + Incentives
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25926 - £28389 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £ Negotiable upon experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
OHO Group
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Consult Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £10000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Shares + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £60,120 to £60,120 per annum £60,120 p.a plus car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission + incentives
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago