Period
to 23 October 2018

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 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > North East
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 12 17
Rank change year-on-year -15 +5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 131 179 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 9.26% 15.44% 12.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.29% 47.86% 40.09%
Number of salaries quoted 104 154 168
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £19,310 £26,075 £24,525
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £64,125
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

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 the North East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North East
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 283 374 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 20.01% 32.27% 30.41%
Number of salaries quoted 215 314 390
North East median annual salary £42,500 £39,756 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.90% -0.61% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,619 £21,925
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,594 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

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 6 months to 23 October 2018.

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 6 months to 23 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
Tyne and Wear -12 111 £50,000 +25.00% 46
Durham -17 18 £32,500 -18.75% 18
Northumberland +11 1 - - 2
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 North East region with a requirement for Degree.

1 73 (55.73%) SQL
2 55 (41.98%) Java
3 51 (38.93%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (35.11%) Git (software)
5 45 (34.35%) Software Engineering
5 45 (34.35%) JavaScript
5 45 (34.35%) C#
6 44 (33.59%) HTML
7 40 (30.53%) MVC
8 38 (29.01%) AngularJS
9 37 (28.24%) Problem-Solving
10 34 (25.95%) C++
11 33 (25.19%) Analytical Skills
12 32 (24.43%) Mentoring
12 32 (24.43%) Web Services
13 31 (23.66%) NoSQL
14 29 (22.14%) Test Automation
15 28 (21.37%) T-SQL
15 28 (21.37%) Manufacturing
16 26 (19.85%) Migration
17 25 (19.08%) XSLT
17 25 (19.08%) SOA
17 25 (19.08%) Team Foundation Server
18 22 (16.79%) Continuous Integration
19 20 (15.27%) OO
20 19 (14.50%) Microsoft
20 19 (14.50%) Subversion
20 19 (14.50%) Decision-Making
21 17 (12.98%) Data Structures
21 17 (12.98%) Algorithms

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 6 (4.58%) IIS
2 3 (2.29%) nginx
3 2 (1.53%) Wowza Streaming Engine
4 1 (0.76%) CMS
4 1 (0.76%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.76%) SAS
4 1 (0.76%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.76%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.76%) NuGet
2 1 (0.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.82%) Internet
2 3 (2.29%) SSL
3 2 (1.53%) Firewall
4 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.76%) LAN
4 1 (0.76%) SMS
4 1 (0.76%) VoIP
4 1 (0.76%) WAN
4 1 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (23.66%) NoSQL
2 11 (8.40%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.05%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.29%) QlikView
5 2 (1.53%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (1.53%) Cognos Report Studio
5 2 (1.53%) Power BI
5 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.76%) DecisionStream
6 1 (0.76%) RavenDB
6 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 46 (35.11%) Git (software)
2 25 (19.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (14.50%) Subversion
4 16 (12.21%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.53%) JIRA
5 2 (1.53%) VTune
6 1 (0.76%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.76%) JUnit
6 1 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.76%) ProC
6 1 (0.76%) Protractor
6 1 (0.76%) Selenium
6 1 (0.76%) TestNG
6 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (21.37%) Manufacturing
2 11 (8.40%) Finance
3 5 (3.82%) Advertising
4 3 (2.29%) Automotive
4 3 (2.29%) Retail
5 2 (1.53%) Electronics
5 2 (1.53%) Games
5 2 (1.53%) Law
5 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.76%) Billing
6 1 (0.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 39 (29.77%) Developer
2 26 (19.85%) Architect
3 25 (19.08%) Applications Architect
4 19 (14.50%) Consultant
5 17 (12.98%) Java Developer
6 12 (9.16%) Recruitment Consultant
7 10 (7.63%) Trainee
7 10 (7.63%) Trainee Consultant
7 10 (7.63%) Trainee Recruitment Consultant
8 9 (6.87%) Software Engineer
9 8 (6.11%) Software Developer
10 7 (5.34%) .NET Developer
10 7 (5.34%) Analyst
11 6 (4.58%) Cybersecurity Consultant
11 6 (4.58%) Designer
11 6 (4.58%) Interaction Designer
11 6 (4.58%) Security Consultant
12 5 (3.82%) Senior Developer
12 5 (3.82%) Systems Developer
13 4 (3.05%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (33.59%) HTML
2 38 (29.01%) AngularJS
3 32 (24.43%) Web Services
4 25 (19.08%) XSLT
5 17 (12.98%) CSS
6 16 (12.21%) .NET
7 11 (8.40%) Node.js
7 11 (8.40%) RESTful
8 7 (5.34%) React
9 6 (4.58%) ASP.NET
9 6 (4.58%) JSON
10 5 (3.82%) .NET Framework
10 5 (3.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (3.05%) HTML5
11 4 (3.05%) jQuery
11 4 (3.05%) Vue.js
12 3 (2.29%) Ajax
12 3 (2.29%) Backbone.js
12 3 (2.29%) Ember.js
12 3 (2.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 33 (25.19%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (12.98%) Algorithms
2 17 (12.98%) Data Structures
3 11 (8.40%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (7.63%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.58%) CESG
6 4 (3.05%) User Experience
7 3 (2.29%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.53%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.53%) Media Streaming
8 2 (1.53%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.76%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.76%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.76%) Life Science
9 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.76%) Robotics
9 1 (0.76%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.76%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.34%) Windows
2 4 (3.05%) Linux
2 4 (3.05%) Windows Server
2 4 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.29%) Unix
4 1 (0.76%) Solaris
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (38.93%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (34.35%) Software Engineering
3 40 (30.53%) MVC
4 37 (28.24%) Problem-Solving
5 32 (24.43%) Mentoring
6 29 (22.14%) Test Automation
7 26 (19.85%) Migration
8 25 (19.08%) SOA
9 22 (16.79%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (15.27%) OO
11 19 (14.50%) Decision-Making
12 12 (9.16%) Mathematics
13 9 (6.87%) Business Development
14 8 (6.11%) Coaching
14 8 (6.11%) Web Development
15 7 (5.34%) TDD
16 6 (4.58%) Cybersecurity
16 6 (4.58%) Information Security
16 6 (4.58%) Line Management
16 6 (4.58%) Telesales
Programming Languages
1 73 (55.73%) SQL
2 55 (41.98%) Java
3 45 (34.35%) C#
3 45 (34.35%) JavaScript
4 34 (25.95%) C++
5 28 (21.37%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.82%) Python
7 4 (3.05%) MATLAB
8 3 (2.29%) R
9 2 (1.53%) C
9 2 (1.53%) PHP
9 2 (1.53%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.76%) HLSL
10 1 (0.76%) Korn
10 1 (0.76%) Perl
10 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.76%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (6.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (5.34%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.58%) CEH
3 6 (4.58%) CESG Certified Professional
3 6 (4.58%) CISM
3 6 (4.58%) CISSP
3 6 (4.58%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 6 (4.58%) SSCP
4 3 (2.29%) HND
5 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.76%) ACCA
6 1 (0.76%) CCNA
6 1 (0.76%) CIMA
6 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.76%) ISEB
6 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.76%) MCSE
6 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (5.34%) QA
2 6 (4.58%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.76%) GDPR
3 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.53%) Firmware
2 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.76%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.29%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 19 (14.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.05%) Tableau
3 3 (2.29%) Cognos
3 3 (2.29%) Lotus
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco
5 1 (0.76%) Citrix
5 1 (0.76%) EMC
5 1 (0.76%) Epicor
5 1 (0.76%) IFS
5 1 (0.76%) LexisNexis
5 1 (0.76%) Meraki
5 1 (0.76%) Minitab
5 1 (0.76%) SAP