Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
North East > Durham
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 8 4
Rank change year-on-year -16 -4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Degree 24 70 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 9.23% 20.77% 22.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% 55.56% 73.26%
Number of salaries quoted 21 58 47
Durham median annual salary £35,000 £38,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.68% +40.91% -45.00%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £53,750 £66,000
North East median annual salary £35,950 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -10.13% +2.56% +11.43%

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 48 126 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 18.46% 37.39% 31.39%
Number of salaries quoted 37 103 64
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +51.79% -44.00%
10th Percentile £23,950 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £69,000 £71,250
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,953
% change year-on-year - +5.39% +5.42%

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 22 July 2018.

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 22 July 2018. 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 +18 10 £36,250 +61.11% 2
Stockton-on-Tees -6 3 £25,250 -40.59% 2
Newton Aycliffe - 3 £40,000 -
Degree
North East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Durham region with a requirement for Degree.

1 10 (41.67%) C#
1 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 9 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (33.33%) Java
4 7 (29.17%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) HTML
4 7 (29.17%) CSS
4 7 (29.17%) OO
5 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (25.00%) .NET
5 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (25.00%) User Experience
6 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
6 5 (20.83%) Open Source
6 5 (20.83%) TDD
6 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
6 5 (20.83%) Unix
7 4 (16.67%) Windows
7 4 (16.67%) Project Management
7 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (16.67%) Finance
7 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
7 4 (16.67%) BDD
7 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
8 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (12.50%) Waterfall

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 1 (4.17%) Confluence
1 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
1 1 (4.17%) SAS
1 1 (4.17%) Site Server
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.17%) AutoCAD
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (4.17%) iPaaS
2 1 (4.17%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) SMS
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.33%) Power BI
3 2 (8.33%) QlikView
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.17%) RavenDB
4 1 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) Appium
3 1 (4.17%) Artifactory
3 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) JMeter
3 1 (4.17%) JUnit
3 1 (4.17%) Maven
3 1 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) TestNG
General
1 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
3 3 (12.50%) Advertising
3 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.33%) Electronics
4 2 (8.33%) Marketing
4 2 (8.33%) Retail
5 1 (4.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Graduate
3 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Development Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Head of IT
4 2 (8.33%) Head of IT Operations
4 2 (8.33%) Head of Operations
4 2 (8.33%) IT Director
4 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Operations Director
4 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) CSS
1 7 (29.17%) HTML
2 6 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.33%) SOAP
4 2 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.17%) HTML5
5 1 (4.17%) jQuery
5 1 (4.17%) JSON
5 1 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (4.17%) Redux
5 1 (4.17%) REST
5 1 (4.17%) RESTful
5 1 (4.17%) Sass
5 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (25.00%) User Experience
3 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.17%) Credit Risk
5 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.17%) Robotics
5 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Unix
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (29.17%) OO
4 5 (20.83%) Open Source
4 5 (20.83%) TDD
4 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
5 4 (16.67%) BDD
5 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.50%) CRM
6 3 (12.50%) MVC
6 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 3 (12.50%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 3 (12.50%) Web Development
7 2 (8.33%) IT Governance
7 2 (8.33%) Manual Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) Java
3 7 (29.17%) SQL
4 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.33%) ISEB
4 1 (4.17%) CITP
4 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.17%) MCSD
4 1 (4.17%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) DocuSign
3 1 (4.17%) Infor
3 1 (4.17%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.17%) Lotus
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com