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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 54 45 52
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 14 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.76% 2.92% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 2.99% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 7
Average salary £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,800 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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
472 635 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 92.91% 97.54% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 408 437 411
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 9 £21,500 -14.00% 9
Gateshead - 6 £21,500 - 2
Graduate
North East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 11 (45.83%) Degree
2 10 (41.67%) .NET
3 7 (29.17%) Mathematics
4 6 (25.00%) C#
5 5 (20.83%) Java
5 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
5 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (16.67%) PHP
6 4 (16.67%) C
6 4 (16.67%) HTML
6 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.50%) Banking
7 3 (12.50%) Billing
7 3 (12.50%) Games
7 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 3 (12.50%) C++
7 3 (12.50%) Web Development
7 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.33%) Coaching
8 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
8 2 (8.33%) QA
8 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 2 (8.33%) HTML5
8 2 (8.33%) Spreadsheet

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
1 1 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Games
1 3 (12.50%) Banking
1 3 (12.50%) Billing
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Automotive
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) HTML5
3 2 (8.33%) CSS
3 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.17%) WPF
4 1 (4.17%) LINQ
4 1 (4.17%) jQuery
4 1 (4.17%) RESTful
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.17%) XML
4 1 (4.17%) CSS3
4 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Mathematics
2 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) iPhone
4 1 (4.17%) iPad
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
2 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (12.50%) Web Development
3 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.33%) Coaching
4 2 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Content Management
4 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) MVC
4 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) OOP
5 1 (4.17%) Scrum
5 1 (4.17%) Process Management
5 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.17%) Time Management
5 1 (4.17%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) C#
2 5 (20.83%) Java
3 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) PHP
3 4 (16.67%) C
4 3 (12.50%) C++
5 2 (8.33%) Perl
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) VB
5 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) Tcl
6 1 (4.17%) VB6
6 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne And Wear
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Salary: £21k per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Incentives!
Posted: 11 days ago
Gateshead
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Salary: £21k per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
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Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + car, uncapped commission, holidays
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
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Newcastle upon Tyne
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped commission
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