Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
North East > Durham
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 22 29
Rank change year-on-year +17 +7 -25
Permanent jobs citing Degree 74 25 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 21.70% 9.40% 8.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.07% 43.10% 55.74%
Number of salaries quoted 64 24 35
Durham median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -3.45%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,225 £23,800
90th Percentile £55,000 £68,625 £57,000
North East median annual salary £43,887 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.72% +6.67% +7.14%

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Durham
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 112 58 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 32.84% 21.80% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 93 52 53
Durham median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +13.64% -5.71%
10th Percentile £20,100 £24,000 £24,400
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £53,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,906 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.53% +1.08% +0.67%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Durham.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Durham

Degree
Salary Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Durham.

Salary trend for Degree in Durham

Degree
Salary Histogram in Durham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Durham over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Durham

Degree
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Durham region over the 6 months to 17 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington +3 10 £30,000 -
Stockton-on-Tees -9 5 £42,000 +1.82% 1
Billingham - 5 - -
Hartlepool - 3 £32,500 - 1
Degree
North East

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Durham region with a requirement for Degree.

1 44 (59.46%) Finance
2 34 (45.95%) HTML
2 34 (45.95%) Computer Science
3 33 (44.59%) Manufacturing
4 32 (43.24%) Oracle
5 30 (40.54%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (39.19%) Business Intelligence
6 29 (39.19%) Programme Management
7 28 (37.84%) Electronics
8 27 (36.49%) SAP
8 27 (36.49%) Computer Science Degree
9 26 (35.14%) Marketing
9 26 (35.14%) SQL
9 26 (35.14%) Telecoms
10 25 (33.78%) .NET
10 25 (33.78%) Digital Marketing
11 23 (31.08%) Data Management
12 21 (28.38%) JavaScript
12 21 (28.38%) .NET Framework
12 21 (28.38%) Oracle Database
12 21 (28.38%) DataStax
13 16 (21.62%) C++
14 15 (20.27%) Java
15 14 (18.92%) C
16 13 (17.57%) CSS
16 13 (17.57%) SaaS
17 12 (16.22%) Project Management
18 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
18 11 (14.86%) SOA
18 11 (14.86%) JBoss

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (14.86%) JBoss
1 11 (14.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (4.05%) SAS
3 2 (2.70%) Confluence
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.57%) SaaS
2 2 (2.70%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (2.70%) IaaS
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.70%) PaaS
3 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) SMS
1 2 (2.70%) VoIP
1 2 (2.70%) VPN
2 1 (1.35%) Firewall
2 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.38%) DataStax
1 21 (28.38%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.70%) Big Data
3 2 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.70%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.70%) Power BI
3 2 (2.70%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.70%) SAP HANA
3 2 (2.70%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) LabVIEW
2 2 (2.70%) Appium
2 2 (2.70%) Artifactory
2 2 (2.70%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.70%) JIRA
2 2 (2.70%) JMeter
2 2 (2.70%) JUnit
2 2 (2.70%) Maven
2 2 (2.70%) Selenium
2 2 (2.70%) TestNG
General
1 44 (59.46%) Finance
2 33 (44.59%) Manufacturing
3 28 (37.84%) Electronics
4 26 (35.14%) Marketing
4 26 (35.14%) Telecoms
5 8 (10.81%) Banking
6 4 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.70%) Law
7 2 (2.70%) Legal
8 1 (1.35%) Advertising
8 1 (1.35%) Billing
8 1 (1.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (37.84%) Analyst
2 26 (35.14%) Developer
3 21 (28.38%) .NET Developer
3 21 (28.38%) Analyst Developer
3 21 (28.38%) Database Analyst
3 21 (28.38%) Database Developer
3 21 (28.38%) JavaScript Developer
3 21 (28.38%) Oracle Analyst
3 21 (28.38%) Oracle Database Developer
3 21 (28.38%) Oracle Developer
3 21 (28.38%) SQL Analyst
3 21 (28.38%) SQL Database Developer
3 21 (28.38%) SQL Developer
4 11 (14.86%) Consultant
5 8 (10.81%) Java Consultant
6 5 (6.76%) IT Manager
6 5 (6.76%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Programme Manager
7 4 (5.41%) Senior Manager
7 4 (5.41%) Senior Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (45.95%) HTML
2 25 (33.78%) .NET
3 21 (28.38%) .NET Framework
4 13 (17.57%) CSS
5 11 (14.86%) Apache CXF
5 11 (14.86%) Hibernate
5 11 (14.86%) jQuery
5 11 (14.86%) Spring
6 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.70%) RESTful
6 2 (2.70%) SOAP
6 2 (2.70%) XML
7 1 (1.35%) MFC
7 1 (1.35%) OpenCV
7 1 (1.35%) OpenGL
7 1 (1.35%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 34 (45.95%) Computer Science
2 30 (40.54%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.41%) Life Science
4 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.70%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.35%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.11%) Windows
2 2 (2.70%) Linux
2 2 (2.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.35%) Android
3 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.19%) Business Intelligence
1 29 (39.19%) Programme Management
2 25 (33.78%) Digital Marketing
3 23 (31.08%) Data Management
4 12 (16.22%) Project Management
5 11 (14.86%) API Design
5 11 (14.86%) SOA
6 7 (9.46%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (8.11%) Change Control
7 6 (8.11%) Coaching
7 6 (8.11%) Performance Management
8 5 (6.76%) Analytics
8 5 (6.76%) Test Automation
9 4 (5.41%) CRM
9 4 (5.41%) IT Governance
9 4 (5.41%) Mathematics
9 4 (5.41%) Organisational Learning
9 4 (5.41%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.05%) People Management
10 3 (4.05%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 26 (35.14%) SQL
2 21 (28.38%) JavaScript
3 16 (21.62%) C++
4 15 (20.27%) Java
5 14 (18.92%) C
6 11 (14.86%) Bash Shell
6 11 (14.86%) Korn
7 5 (6.76%) C#
7 5 (6.76%) Python
8 3 (4.05%) VB
9 2 (2.70%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.70%) R
9 2 (2.70%) Ruby
9 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (36.49%) Computer Science Degree
2 11 (14.86%) Master's Degree
3 8 (10.81%) DBS Check
4 3 (4.05%) CCNA
4 3 (4.05%) CCNP
4 3 (4.05%) Chartered Engineer
4 3 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.05%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (2.70%) ISEB
5 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.35%) MCITP
6 1 (1.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) GMP
2 3 (4.05%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.05%) QA
3 2 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (43.24%) Oracle
2 27 (36.49%) SAP
3 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.41%) Tableau
5 3 (4.05%) Cisco
6 1 (1.35%) BT