Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
North East > Durham
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 6 10
Rank change year-on-year -20 +4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Degree 17 67 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 7.26% 23.02% 15.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.74% 59.29% 56.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 57 39
Durham median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% -4.76% -16.00%
10th Percentile £24,450 £26,000 £23,900
90th Percentile £51,375 £55,000 £56,500
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

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 38 113 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 16.24% 38.83% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 27 91 70
Durham median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +8.84% -26.50%
10th Percentile £22,550 £19,250 £23,950
90th Percentile £58,950 £60,000 £55,500
North East median annual salary £42,500 £39,756 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.90% +1.94% +4.00%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +9 8 £35,000 +55.56% 4
Newton Aycliffe - 3 £40,000 - 3
Stockton-on-Tees -11 1 £25,500 -43.33% 5
Degree
North East

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 9 (52.94%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) .NET
3 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
3 6 (35.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (29.41%) CSS
4 5 (29.41%) HTML
5 4 (23.53%) OO
5 4 (23.53%) Java
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
6 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 3 (17.65%) Defect Management
6 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 3 (17.65%) C++
6 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
6 3 (17.65%) IIS
6 3 (17.65%) MVC
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Advertising
6 3 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (11.76%) TDD
7 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
7 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
7 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.76%) OOD

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 3 (17.65%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) NServiceBus
2 1 (5.88%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.76%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.76%) Power BI
2 2 (11.76%) QlikView
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (17.65%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Billing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Systems Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Cognos Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Graduate
4 2 (11.76%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL Service Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) CSS
2 5 (29.41%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
5 1 (5.88%) Angular 2
5 1 (5.88%) HTML5
5 1 (5.88%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) JSON
5 1 (5.88%) LINQ
5 1 (5.88%) Redux
5 1 (5.88%) REST
5 1 (5.88%) Sass
5 1 (5.88%) SOAP
5 1 (5.88%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.88%) Robotics
3 1 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) OO
1 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Defect Management
2 3 (17.65%) MVC
2 3 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
3 2 (11.76%) ETL
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
3 2 (11.76%) OOD
3 2 (11.76%) SDLC
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) OOP
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) C++
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
6 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Cognos
3 1 (5.88%) LexisNexis