The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role 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 Graduate in their job title 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
Graduate
Rank 57 46 49
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 12 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.38% 1.12% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 1.13% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 10
Average salary £22,000 £21,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
Graduate
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
471 353 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 93.45% 98.60% 98.63%
Number of salaries quoted 404 290 439
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,457
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Graduate
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate across the Tyne and Wear region.

Graduate Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Graduate
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 Graduate 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
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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 -6 11 £22,000 +4.76% 3
Sunderland - 1 £20,000 -
Graduate
North East

Graduate
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 that cited Graduate in their job title 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 with Graduate in their job title.

1 24 (66.67%) Banking
2 23 (63.89%) Mathematics
3 22 (61.11%) Mobile Banking
3 22 (61.11%) Mobile Payment
3 22 (61.11%) Mobile Commerce
4 21 (58.33%) Computer Science
5 18 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 17 (47.22%) Java
7 16 (44.44%) Android
8 13 (36.11%) C++
8 13 (36.11%) Apple iOS
8 13 (36.11%) iOS SDK
8 13 (36.11%) Mobile App
9 12 (33.33%) HTML
9 12 (33.33%) CSS
10 9 (25.00%) Degree
11 8 (22.22%) OO
11 8 (22.22%) .NET
11 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
12 7 (19.44%) Windows
12 7 (19.44%) Adobe
13 6 (16.67%) SQL
13 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 6 (16.67%) Finance
13 6 (16.67%) jQuery
14 5 (13.89%) PCI DSS
14 5 (13.89%) Ajax
14 5 (13.89%) Dynamics CRM
14 5 (13.89%) Dynamics AX
14 5 (13.89%) Relational Database

Graduate
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 that cited Graduate in their job title 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 with Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (13.89%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
1 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) NUnit
2 2 (5.56%) MSTest
2 2 (5.56%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (5.56%) Moq
3 1 (2.78%) JUnit
3 1 (2.78%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.78%) JIRA
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
General
1 24 (66.67%) Banking
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
3 5 (13.89%) Advertising
4 2 (5.56%) Games
4 2 (5.56%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) iOS SDK
2 12 (33.33%) HTML
2 12 (33.33%) CSS
3 8 (22.22%) .NET
3 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 6 (16.67%) jQuery
5 5 (13.89%) HTML5
5 5 (13.89%) Web Services
5 5 (13.89%) Ajax
5 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.56%) WCF
7 2 (5.56%) WPF
7 2 (5.56%) WinForms
7 2 (5.56%) Spring.NET
7 2 (5.56%) Castle Windsor
7 2 (5.56%) Ninject
7 2 (5.56%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (2.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (63.89%) Mathematics
2 22 (61.11%) Mobile Banking
2 22 (61.11%) Mobile Payment
3 21 (58.33%) Computer Science
4 13 (36.11%) Mobile App
5 3 (8.33%) Physics
6 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 2 (5.56%) Cryptography
6 2 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Android
2 13 (36.11%) Apple iOS
3 7 (19.44%) Windows
4 1 (2.78%) Linux
4 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Mobile Commerce
2 18 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (22.22%) OO
4 5 (13.89%) CRM
5 4 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.33%) UML
6 3 (8.33%) MVC
7 2 (5.56%) Scrum
7 2 (5.56%) Web Design
7 2 (5.56%) Information Security
7 2 (5.56%) OOP
7 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Web Development
7 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.56%) Kanban
7 2 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (5.56%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) Java
2 13 (36.11%) C++
3 6 (16.67%) SQL
4 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
4 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
4 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) PhD
2 2 (5.56%) CISSP
2 2 (5.56%) CISM
2 2 (5.56%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) PCI DSS
2 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Adobe
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
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