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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 52 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 24 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.88% 1.10% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.09% 1.13% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 10
Average salary £27,500 £20,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £19,250 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,375 £23,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+5.97% -2.12%
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
587 531 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 94.83% 97.43% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 496 472 522
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
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
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Graduate Salary Histogram 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 21 April 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 +11 22 £35,000 +75.00% 3
Sunderland -2 2 £20,500 -8.88%
Graduate
North East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 22 (57.89%) Mathematics
2 20 (52.63%) Banking
3 19 (50.00%) Degree
4 13 (34.21%) Java
4 13 (34.21%) .NET
4 13 (34.21%) Android
5 12 (31.58%) Software Engineering
6 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
6 11 (28.95%) CSS
6 11 (28.95%) HTML
6 11 (28.95%) Mobile Commerce
6 11 (28.95%) Mobile Banking
6 11 (28.95%) Mobile Payment
7 10 (26.32%) jQuery
7 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
8 9 (23.68%) Billing
8 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
8 9 (23.68%) Games
9 8 (21.05%) C#
9 8 (21.05%) Computer Science
10 7 (18.42%) PCI DSS
10 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
10 7 (18.42%) OO
11 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
11 6 (15.79%) UML
11 6 (15.79%) C++
11 6 (15.79%) SQL
11 6 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (15.79%) HTML5

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (2.63%) CMS
1 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (13.16%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) GPRS
2 1 (2.63%) GSM
2 1 (2.63%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (52.63%) Banking
2 9 (23.68%) Billing
2 9 (23.68%) Games
3 5 (13.16%) Finance
3 5 (13.16%) Advertising
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) .NET
2 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
2 11 (28.95%) CSS
2 11 (28.95%) HTML
3 10 (26.32%) jQuery
4 6 (15.79%) HTML5
5 5 (13.16%) iOS SDK
5 5 (13.16%) Web Services
5 5 (13.16%) Ajax
5 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (7.89%) WPF
7 1 (2.63%) CSS3
7 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (57.89%) Mathematics
2 11 (28.95%) Mobile Banking
2 11 (28.95%) Mobile Payment
3 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
4 8 (21.05%) Computer Science
5 6 (15.79%) Mobile App
6 2 (5.26%) Physics
7 1 (2.63%) iPhone
7 1 (2.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Android
2 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
2 5 (13.16%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Software Engineering
2 11 (28.95%) Mobile Commerce
3 7 (18.42%) OO
4 6 (15.79%) UML
5 5 (13.16%) CRM
6 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 4 (10.53%) Project Management
7 3 (7.89%) Process Management
7 3 (7.89%) ITIL
7 3 (7.89%) Web Development
7 3 (7.89%) Time Management
7 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy
7 3 (7.89%) Analytics
8 2 (5.26%) OOP
8 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (5.26%) Web Design
9 1 (2.63%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) Java
2 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.05%) C#
4 6 (15.79%) C++
4 6 (15.79%) SQL
5 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
5 5 (13.16%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.89%) VB6
6 3 (7.89%) VB
7 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) PCI DSS
2 6 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (7.89%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Adobe
2 1 (2.63%) BT
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