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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 46 51 51
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 19 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.04% 1.59% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.12% 1.64% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 3
Average salary £25,000 £19,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.58% -21.00%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
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
609 488 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 97.28% 96.83% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 438 430 421
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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 +3 18 £25,000 +26.58% 3
Sunderland - 4 £22,500 -
Graduate
North East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 23 (79.31%) Computer Science
2 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (48.28%) .NET
4 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
5 12 (41.38%) C#
5 12 (41.38%) MVC
5 12 (41.38%) Mathematics
6 11 (37.93%) WCF
6 11 (37.93%) MSTest
6 11 (37.93%) .NET Framework
6 11 (37.93%) TDD
7 10 (34.48%) NUnit
7 10 (34.48%) Scrum
7 10 (34.48%) WinForms
7 10 (34.48%) Internet
7 10 (34.48%) Java
7 10 (34.48%) Windows
7 10 (34.48%) MVVM
7 10 (34.48%) Rhino Mocks
7 10 (34.48%) Moq
7 10 (34.48%) Castle Windsor
7 10 (34.48%) Ninject
7 10 (34.48%) Web Application Development
7 10 (34.48%) WPF
7 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (34.48%) Kanban
7 10 (34.48%) Spring.NET
7 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (34.48%) Dependency Injection
7 10 (34.48%) Inversion of Control

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (3.45%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MSTest
2 10 (34.48%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (34.48%) Moq
2 10 (34.48%) NUnit
3 6 (20.69%) CruiseControl
3 6 (20.69%) JIRA
3 6 (20.69%) JUnit
3 6 (20.69%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (20.69%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) .NET
2 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
3 11 (37.93%) .NET Framework
3 11 (37.93%) WCF
4 10 (34.48%) WPF
4 10 (34.48%) Spring.NET
4 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (34.48%) WinForms
4 10 (34.48%) Castle Windsor
4 10 (34.48%) Ninject
4 10 (34.48%) Unity DI Container
5 4 (13.79%) HTML
5 4 (13.79%) CSS
6 3 (10.34%) iOS SDK
7 2 (6.90%) HTML5
8 1 (3.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (79.31%) Computer Science
2 12 (41.38%) Mathematics
3 10 (34.48%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (24.14%) Physics
5 6 (20.69%) Mobile Banking
5 6 (20.69%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
7 2 (6.90%) Cryptography
7 2 (6.90%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Android
2 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) MVC
3 11 (37.93%) TDD
4 10 (34.48%) Scrum
4 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (34.48%) Kanban
4 10 (34.48%) Dependency Injection
4 10 (34.48%) MVVM
4 10 (34.48%) Web Application Development
5 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
6 7 (24.14%) OO
6 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
7 6 (20.69%) Mobile Commerce
8 3 (10.34%) Web Development
9 2 (6.90%) Information Security
10 1 (3.45%) Web Design
10 1 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (3.45%) OOP
10 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) C#
2 10 (34.48%) Java
3 3 (10.34%) C++
4 2 (6.90%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) PhD
2 2 (6.90%) CISSP
2 2 (6.90%) CISM
2 2 (6.90%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
1 1 (3.45%) SAP
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.45%) Adobe
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Commission - 100K
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago