Period
to 27 July 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 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
North East > Durham
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 4 13
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 71 63 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 21.32% 22.83% 16.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 56.80% 74.12% 71.83%
Number of salaries quoted 59 47 50
Durham median annual salary £40,000 £27,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% -45.00% +61.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £66,000 £60,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +6.06%

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Durham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 125 85 71
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 37.54% 30.80% 23.05%
Number of salaries quoted 102 64 63
Durham median annual salary £42,500 £28,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.79% -44.00% +56.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,125 £71,250 £60,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.17%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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
Stockton-on-Tees +5 18 £42,500 +51.79%
Darlington -17 2 £22,500 -10.00%
Billingham -4 1 £25,000 -54.55%
Peterlee - 1 £35,000 -
Degree
North East

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 38 (53.52%) Computer Science
2 37 (52.11%) .NET
3 35 (49.30%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (49.30%) Computer Science Degree
4 31 (43.66%) Electronics
5 29 (40.85%) .NET Framework
5 29 (40.85%) SQL
6 28 (39.44%) JavaScript
6 28 (39.44%) HTML
6 28 (39.44%) Finance
7 26 (36.62%) SAP
7 26 (36.62%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (35.21%) Manufacturing
9 21 (29.58%) DataStax
9 21 (29.58%) Oracle Database
9 21 (29.58%) Digital Marketing
9 21 (29.58%) Programme Management
9 21 (29.58%) Telecoms
9 21 (29.58%) Marketing
9 21 (29.58%) Data Management
9 21 (29.58%) Oracle
10 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
11 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (22.54%) C#
13 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET
13 15 (21.13%) MVC
13 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (19.72%) Software Engineering
15 13 (18.31%) Windows
16 11 (15.49%) SQL Server

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 7 (9.86%) SAS
2 6 (8.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (8.45%) Photoshop
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (4.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.41%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.41%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP MM
1 1 (1.41%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.58%) DataStax
1 21 (29.58%) Oracle Database
2 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.23%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (4.23%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.23%) SAP BW
3 3 (4.23%) SAP HANA
4 2 (2.82%) Big Data
4 2 (2.82%) Lumira
4 2 (2.82%) Power BI
4 2 (2.82%) QlikView
4 2 (2.82%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) LabVIEW
General
1 31 (43.66%) Electronics
2 28 (39.44%) Finance
3 25 (35.21%) Manufacturing
4 21 (29.58%) Marketing
4 21 (29.58%) Telecoms
5 5 (7.04%) Retail
6 3 (4.23%) Legal
7 2 (2.82%) Law
8 1 (1.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (40.85%) Analyst
2 28 (39.44%) Developer
3 22 (30.99%) SQL Analyst
4 21 (29.58%) .NET Developer
4 21 (29.58%) Analyst Developer
4 21 (29.58%) Database Analyst
4 21 (29.58%) Database Developer
4 21 (29.58%) JavaScript Developer
4 21 (29.58%) Oracle Analyst
4 21 (29.58%) Oracle Database Developer
4 21 (29.58%) Oracle Developer
4 21 (29.58%) SQL Database Developer
4 21 (29.58%) SQL Developer
5 8 (11.27%) DevOps Specialist
6 5 (7.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (7.04%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (7.04%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Graduate
7 4 (5.63%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (52.11%) .NET
2 29 (40.85%) .NET Framework
3 28 (39.44%) HTML
4 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET
4 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (9.86%) AngularJS
5 7 (9.86%) CSS
5 7 (9.86%) jQuery
5 7 (9.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (8.45%) CSS3
6 6 (8.45%) HTML5
6 6 (8.45%) Node.js
6 6 (8.45%) Sass
7 2 (2.82%) Qt
8 1 (1.41%) JavaFX
8 1 (1.41%) LINQ
8 1 (1.41%) OpenCV
8 1 (1.41%) WCF
8 1 (1.41%) Web Services
8 1 (1.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (53.52%) Computer Science
2 35 (49.30%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.45%) User Experience
4 5 (7.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (4.23%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.23%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.82%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.82%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.41%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.31%) Windows
2 8 (11.27%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.63%) OpenVMS
4 3 (4.23%) VMS
5 1 (1.41%) Linux
5 1 (1.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (29.58%) Data Management
2 21 (29.58%) Digital Marketing
2 21 (29.58%) Programme Management
3 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (21.13%) MVC
5 14 (19.72%) Software Engineering
6 11 (15.49%) Time Management
7 10 (14.08%) Project Management
8 9 (12.68%) Analytics
9 8 (11.27%) DevOps
10 7 (9.86%) Mathematics
11 6 (8.45%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (8.45%) Secure Coding
11 6 (8.45%) Statistics
11 6 (8.45%) Web Development
12 5 (7.04%) A/B Testing
12 5 (7.04%) E-Commerce
12 5 (7.04%) Economics
12 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.85%) SQL
2 28 (39.44%) JavaScript
3 16 (22.54%) C#
4 10 (14.08%) C++
5 8 (11.27%) VB
5 8 (11.27%) VB6
6 6 (8.45%) Python
6 6 (8.45%) TypeScript
7 5 (7.04%) R
8 4 (5.63%) C
8 4 (5.63%) Pascal
9 2 (2.82%) Java
9 2 (2.82%) Ruby
10 1 (1.41%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (49.30%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (4.23%) CCNA
2 3 (4.23%) CCNP
2 3 (4.23%) Chartered Engineer
2 3 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.41%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.41%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (36.62%) SAP
2 21 (29.58%) Oracle
3 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.04%) Tableau
5 3 (4.23%) Cisco
6 1 (1.41%) Workday
Durham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 26 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 26 days ago