The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 6 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 102 93 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 16.04% 17.71% 11.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 59.30% 65.96% 43.24%
Number of salaries quoted 67 81 51
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Qualifications Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
172 141 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 27.04% 26.86% 25.92%
Number of salaries quoted 119 123 127
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
North East

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 1 August 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 1 August 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
(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 92 £35,000 -12.50% 29
Sunderland -4 11 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Gateshead -3 7 £32,500 -10.95% 1
North Shields - 2 £32,500 -
South Shields - 2 £32,500 -
Degree
North East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 62 (36.69%) Java
2 56 (33.14%) Computer Science
3 50 (29.59%) C#
4 48 (28.40%) Mathematics
5 47 (27.81%) .NET
6 46 (27.22%) HTML
7 43 (25.44%) JavaScript
8 42 (24.85%) OO
9 41 (24.26%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (20.12%) C++
11 33 (19.53%) Finance
11 33 (19.53%) Software Engineering
12 32 (18.93%) Linux
13 29 (17.16%) C
13 29 (17.16%) SQL
13 29 (17.16%) UNIX
14 28 (16.57%) SQL Server
15 27 (15.98%) ASP.NET
15 27 (15.98%) Web Services
16 24 (14.20%) jQuery
17 23 (13.61%) CSS
18 22 (13.02%) Microsoft
18 22 (13.02%) Scrum
19 21 (12.43%) Spring
19 21 (12.43%) Maven
20 20 (11.83%) Tomcat
21 19 (11.24%) Games
21 19 (11.24%) Subversion
21 19 (11.24%) Java EE
22 18 (10.65%) JSR 170

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 20 (11.83%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.55%) NetWeaver
3 3 (1.78%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.18%) Node.js
4 2 (1.18%) Moodle
4 2 (1.18%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.18%) Smallworld
4 2 (1.18%) CMS
4 2 (1.18%) IIS
5 1 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.59%) WordPress
5 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (10.06%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.96%) MS Office
3 2 (1.18%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.59%) MS Project
4 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.55%) SAP SRM
2 5 (2.96%) SAP Payroll
3 2 (1.18%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (1.18%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.37%) SaaS
2 2 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.37%) FTP
2 3 (1.78%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.18%) Firewall
4 1 (0.59%) HTTP
4 1 (0.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.57%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.65%) Jackrabbit
3 13 (7.69%) MySQL
4 6 (3.55%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.55%) IBM InfoSphere
4 6 (3.55%) DataStage
4 6 (3.55%) QualityStage
5 4 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.59%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (12.43%) Maven
2 19 (11.24%) Subversion
3 6 (3.55%) VTune
4 3 (1.78%) Ant
4 3 (1.78%) JUnit
4 3 (1.78%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.59%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.59%) MSTest
6 1 (0.59%) Grunt
General
1 33 (19.53%) Finance
2 19 (11.24%) Games
3 7 (4.14%) Retail
4 3 (1.78%) Advertising
4 3 (1.78%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.78%) Billing
5 2 (1.18%) Publishing
5 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.59%) Automotive
6 1 (0.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 101 (59.76%) Developer
2 34 (20.12%) Java Developer
3 31 (18.34%) Software Developer
4 29 (17.16%) .NET Developer
5 17 (10.06%) Analyst
6 15 (8.88%) Programmer
7 11 (6.51%) Development Analyst
7 11 (6.51%) SAP Analyst
8 10 (5.92%) Junior
9 9 (5.33%) C++ Software Developer
9 9 (5.33%) C++ Developer
10 8 (4.73%) C# Developer
11 7 (4.14%) Software Engineer
12 6 (3.55%) ETL Developer
13 5 (2.96%) Web Developer
13 5 (2.96%) Systems Administrator
13 5 (2.96%) Administrator
13 5 (2.96%) Designer
13 5 (2.96%) Agile .NET Developer
13 5 (2.96%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (27.81%) .NET
2 46 (27.22%) HTML
3 27 (15.98%) ASP.NET
3 27 (15.98%) Web Services
4 24 (14.20%) jQuery
5 23 (13.61%) CSS
6 21 (12.43%) Spring
7 19 (11.24%) Java EE
8 18 (10.65%) JSR 170
8 18 (10.65%) JAX-WS
8 18 (10.65%) MooTools
8 18 (10.65%) Apache Wicket
9 13 (7.69%) XML
10 12 (7.10%) HTML5
11 10 (5.92%) WinForms
12 9 (5.33%) SOAP
13 7 (4.14%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 6 (3.55%) .NET Framework
14 6 (3.55%) OpenGL
14 6 (3.55%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 56 (33.14%) Computer Science
2 48 (28.40%) Mathematics
3 16 (9.47%) Physics
3 16 (9.47%) Open Source
4 11 (6.51%) GIS
5 7 (4.14%) 3D Graphics
6 6 (3.55%) Psychology
6 6 (3.55%) Human Factors
6 6 (3.55%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.96%) Visualisation
7 5 (2.96%) Augmented Reality
8 3 (1.78%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.59%) VLE
10 1 (0.59%) Wiki
10 1 (0.59%) Online Gambling
10 1 (0.59%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.59%) iPhone
10 1 (0.59%) Statistics
10 1 (0.59%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 32 (18.93%) Linux
2 29 (17.16%) UNIX
3 10 (5.92%) Windows
4 3 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.59%) Android
6 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (24.85%) OO
2 41 (24.26%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (19.53%) Software Engineering
4 22 (13.02%) Scrum
5 16 (9.47%) Web Development
6 14 (8.28%) TDD
7 11 (6.51%) MVC
7 11 (6.51%) Multithreading
8 9 (5.33%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (4.14%) OOD
10 6 (3.55%) User Stories
10 6 (3.55%) Waterfall
10 6 (3.55%) Data Governance
10 6 (3.55%) Market Research
10 6 (3.55%) Data Cleansing
10 6 (3.55%) Usability Testing
10 6 (3.55%) ETL
10 6 (3.55%) ERP
10 6 (3.55%) Data Modelling
11 5 (2.96%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 62 (36.69%) Java
2 50 (29.59%) C#
3 43 (25.44%) JavaScript
4 34 (20.12%) C++
5 29 (17.16%) C
5 29 (17.16%) SQL
6 11 (6.51%) PHP
7 10 (5.92%) Python
8 6 (3.55%) HLSL
8 6 (3.55%) Perl
9 4 (2.37%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.59%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (3.55%) PhD
2 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.18%) MCTS
3 2 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.18%) CCNA
3 2 (1.18%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.59%) MCSE
4 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.59%) PMP
4 1 (0.59%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.59%) MCITP
4 1 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (1.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 22 (13.02%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.51%) SAP
3 8 (4.73%) Oracle
4 6 (3.55%) IBM
5 3 (1.78%) VMware
6 2 (1.18%) Sencha
6 2 (1.18%) Kronos
6 2 (1.18%) Blackboard
6 2 (1.18%) ESRI
6 2 (1.18%) ATG
6 2 (1.18%) Cisco
7 1 (0.59%) Adobe
7 1 (0.59%) Sony
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