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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 64 56 51
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 3 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.67% 2.80% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 2.95% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 3
Average salary £22,500 £22,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +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
440 509 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 97.78% 95.14% 98.57%
Number of salaries quoted 383 437 284
Average salary £35,000 £35,232 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.65% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016. 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 -14 3 £22,500 -4.25% 4
Graduate
North East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 7 (53.85%) C
1 7 (53.85%) Mathematics
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) Tcl
3 4 (30.77%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) Perl
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
3 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
3 4 (30.77%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Driving Licence
3 4 (30.77%) Defect Tracking
4 3 (23.08%) Coaching
4 3 (23.08%) QA
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) C++
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
5 2 (15.38%) OOP
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) MS Office
5 2 (15.38%) Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
6 1 (7.69%) AdWords
6 1 (7.69%) SaaS
6 1 (7.69%) HTML5
6 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) AdWords
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Mathematics
2 4 (30.77%) Driving Licence
3 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Defect Tracking
1 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
1 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
1 4 (30.77%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Coaching
2 3 (23.08%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) OOP
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Pay per click
4 1 (7.69%) SEO
4 1 (7.69%) Web Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C
2 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) Tcl
3 3 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Google
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18k - 25k per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive salary and package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £17500 - £20000 per annum + commission £50,000 OTE
Posted: 6 days ago