The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England / North East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 16 15
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 88 95 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 15.60% 11.83% 15.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 54.66% 40.95% 59.80%
Number of salaries quoted 77 90 113
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.12% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £67,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 the North East.

Academic & Professional Certification
North East
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 161 232 199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 28.55% 28.89% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 136 206 165
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +6.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £53,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in the North East

Degree
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Degree in the North East

Degree
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in the North East over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in the North East

Degree
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +6 46 £37,500 -6.25% 19
Durham +2 39 £37,500 +7.91% 5
Northumberland -3 1 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 North East region with a requirement for Degree.

1 52 (34.90%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (33.56%) Computer Science
3 41 (27.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 40 (26.85%) HTML
5 37 (24.83%) JavaScript
5 37 (24.83%) SQL
6 36 (24.16%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (23.49%) .NET
8 34 (22.82%) C#
9 32 (21.48%) Software Engineering
10 30 (20.13%) Microsoft
11 27 (18.12%) CSS
12 26 (17.45%) Windows
13 24 (16.11%) Mathematics
13 24 (16.11%) HTML5
14 23 (15.44%) C++
14 23 (15.44%) Electronics
15 22 (14.77%) Finance
16 21 (14.09%) Java
16 21 (14.09%) .NET Framework
17 19 (12.75%) MVC
17 19 (12.75%) Web Development
18 18 (12.08%) Linux
18 18 (12.08%) SAP
19 17 (11.41%) ASP.NET
19 17 (11.41%) Oracle
19 17 (11.41%) AngularJS
20 16 (10.74%) ASP.NET MVC
20 16 (10.74%) Business Intelligence
20 16 (10.74%) Marketing

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 8 (5.37%) nginx
1 8 (5.37%) SAS
2 6 (4.03%) WordPress
3 3 (2.01%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.34%) Mule
5 1 (0.67%) Confluence
5 1 (0.67%) JBoss
5 1 (0.67%) Liferay
5 1 (0.67%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 7 (4.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (4.70%) Photoshop
2 6 (4.03%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.68%) Abaqus
3 4 (2.68%) AutoCAD
3 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.67%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (6.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.01%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.67%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.37%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.68%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (2.68%) iSCSI
1 4 (2.68%) NGN
1 4 (2.68%) SAN
2 3 (2.01%) SSL
3 2 (1.34%) Firewall
3 2 (1.34%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.67%) RS-232
4 1 (0.67%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.05%) NoSQL
1 12 (8.05%) Oracle Database
1 12 (8.05%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.71%) DataStax
2 10 (6.71%) MongoDB
3 9 (6.04%) MySQL
4 6 (4.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (2.68%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.01%) GIS
6 3 (2.01%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.01%) QGIS
6 3 (2.01%) SAP BW
6 3 (2.01%) SAP HANA
7 2 (1.34%) Lumira
7 2 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.34%) QlikView
8 1 (0.67%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.70%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.36%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.68%) Axure RP
3 4 (2.68%) Subversion
4 3 (2.01%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 3 (2.01%) JIRA
5 1 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.67%) JUnit
5 1 (0.67%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.67%) Maven
5 1 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.67%) Selenium
5 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.67%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (15.44%) Electronics
2 22 (14.77%) Finance
3 16 (10.74%) Marketing
4 14 (9.40%) Manufacturing
5 11 (7.38%) Advertising
6 10 (6.71%) Telecoms
7 6 (4.03%) Retail
8 5 (3.36%) Automotive
9 4 (2.68%) Multimedia
10 3 (2.01%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (35.57%) Developer
2 27 (18.12%) Analyst
3 20 (13.42%) Software Engineer
4 14 (9.40%) Java Developer
5 12 (8.05%) .NET Developer
5 12 (8.05%) C++ Software Engineer
5 12 (8.05%) Software Developer
5 12 (8.05%) SQL Analyst
6 10 (6.71%) Analyst Developer
6 10 (6.71%) Database Analyst
6 10 (6.71%) Database Developer
6 10 (6.71%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (6.71%) Oracle Analyst
6 10 (6.71%) Oracle Database Developer
6 10 (6.71%) Oracle Developer
6 10 (6.71%) SQL Database Developer
6 10 (6.71%) SQL Developer
7 9 (6.04%) DevOps Specialist
8 8 (5.37%) C# Developer
8 8 (5.37%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (26.85%) HTML
2 35 (23.49%) .NET
3 27 (18.12%) CSS
4 24 (16.11%) HTML5
5 21 (14.09%) .NET Framework
6 17 (11.41%) AngularJS
6 17 (11.41%) ASP.NET
7 16 (10.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (10.07%) jQuery
8 15 (10.07%) Node.js
9 11 (7.38%) Spring
10 10 (6.71%) CSS3
11 9 (6.04%) REST
12 8 (5.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (4.70%) CherryPy
13 7 (4.70%) Sass
14 6 (4.03%) Web Services
14 6 (4.03%) XML
15 5 (3.36%) React
16 4 (2.68%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 50 (33.56%) Computer Science
2 36 (24.16%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (9.40%) User Experience
4 7 (4.70%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.36%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.36%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (3.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.68%) BBC
6 4 (2.68%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (2.68%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.01%) Animation
8 2 (1.34%) CCTV
8 2 (1.34%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.34%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.67%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (0.67%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.67%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.67%) iPad
9 1 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.45%) Windows
2 18 (12.08%) Linux
3 15 (10.07%) Windows Server
4 8 (5.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (4.03%) Debian
5 6 (4.03%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.68%) CentOS
6 4 (2.68%) OpenVMS
6 4 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.01%) VMS
8 2 (1.34%) Android
8 2 (1.34%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (34.90%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (21.48%) Software Engineering
3 24 (16.11%) Mathematics
4 19 (12.75%) MVC
4 19 (12.75%) Web Development
5 16 (10.74%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (10.07%) Project Management
7 14 (9.40%) Data Management
7 14 (9.40%) DevOps
7 14 (9.40%) TDD
8 13 (8.72%) Analytics
9 11 (7.38%) Digital Marketing
9 11 (7.38%) Open Source
10 10 (6.71%) Programme Management
11 9 (6.04%) A/B Testing
11 9 (6.04%) Scrum
11 9 (6.04%) Time Management
12 8 (5.37%) OO
13 7 (4.70%) Pair Programming
13 7 (4.70%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 37 (24.83%) JavaScript
1 37 (24.83%) SQL
2 34 (22.82%) C#
3 23 (15.44%) C++
4 21 (14.09%) Java
5 13 (8.72%) PHP
6 11 (7.38%) Python
7 10 (6.71%) VB
7 10 (6.71%) VB6
8 8 (5.37%) TypeScript
9 7 (4.70%) C
10 5 (3.36%) MATLAB
11 4 (2.68%) Pascal
11 4 (2.68%) R
12 3 (2.01%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.34%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.34%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.67%) Perl
14 1 (0.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 41 (27.52%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (3.36%) PhD
3 3 (2.01%) Master's Degree
3 3 (2.01%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.34%) HND
4 2 (1.34%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.34%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.67%) CEH
5 1 (0.67%) CISA
5 1 (0.67%) CISM
5 1 (0.67%) CISSP
5 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.67%) SANS
5 1 (0.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.34%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.67%) GDPR
2 1 (0.67%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.67%) MISRA
2 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.67%) Docker
2 1 (0.67%) Firmware
2 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.67%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (4.70%) Puppet
2 4 (2.68%) HAProxy
2 4 (2.68%) Linux-HA
3 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.67%) Opsview
Vendors
1 30 (20.13%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.08%) SAP
3 17 (11.41%) Oracle
4 4 (2.68%) Apple
4 4 (2.68%) Intel
4 4 (2.68%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.68%) Tableau
5 3 (2.01%) Appcelerator
5 3 (2.01%) Cognizant
5 3 (2.01%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.34%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.34%) Cisco
6 2 (1.34%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.67%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.67%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (0.67%) Qualys
7 1 (0.67%) Tripwire
7 1 (0.67%) VMware
7 1 (0.67%) Workday
7 1 (0.67%) WSO2
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £75 - £80 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Corbridge, Northumberland
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Up to £25,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Converted Media
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (DOE)
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services (RCDTS)
Salary: £37,537 - £41,488
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services (RCDTS)
Salary: £47,966 - £53,016
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Reed Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services (RCDTS)
Salary: £57,000 - £63,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Durham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Waterstons
Salary: plus benefits (negotiable subject to experience & proven track record)
Posted: 7 days ago
Gateshead
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: £30000 Per Annum Competitive basic salary + Car allowance + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gateshead
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Martin & Conley
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 25 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 25 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £17500 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Sunderland
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 26 days ago