The median annual salary for a Graduate was £23,750 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Graduate
England / North East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 71 77
Rank change year-on-year +19 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 16 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.86% 1.84% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 1.95% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 13
Median salary £23,750 £21,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.46% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,125 £18,500 £19,050
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,750 £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year - +1.01%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 544 771 750
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 97.14% 94.49% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1970 2696 3190
Median salary £37,500 £38,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured Graduate in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in the North East

Graduate
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Graduate in the North East

Graduate
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 Graduate within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 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 +26 14 £23,000 +6.97% 6
Durham - 2 £23,750 - 2
Graduate
England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 23 (65.71%) C#
1 23 (65.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (62.86%) .NET
2 22 (62.86%) SQL Server
3 21 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 21 (60.00%) WCF
3 21 (60.00%) WPF
4 20 (57.14%) .NET Framework
4 20 (57.14%) Ruby
4 20 (57.14%) Web Development
4 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (57.14%) TDD
4 20 (57.14%) MVC
4 20 (57.14%) Games
4 20 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 19 (54.29%) Kibana
5 19 (54.29%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (54.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 19 (54.29%) SQL Server 2014
5 19 (54.29%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (54.29%) Dependency Injection
5 19 (54.29%) Multithreading
5 19 (54.29%) Kanban
5 19 (54.29%) BDD
5 19 (54.29%) MongoDB
5 19 (54.29%) Entity Framework
5 19 (54.29%) F#
5 19 (54.29%) TeamCity

Graduate Skill Set
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 19 (54.29%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.43%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (65.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (54.29%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (11.43%) Office 365
4 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (62.86%) SQL Server
2 19 (54.29%) MongoDB
2 19 (54.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) Big Data
4 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) Power BI
4 1 (2.86%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 19 (54.29%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (57.14%) Games
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (62.86%) .NET
2 21 (60.00%) WCF
2 21 (60.00%) WPF
3 20 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 20 (57.14%) AngularJS
3 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET
4 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (54.29%) Entity Framework
4 19 (54.29%) KnockoutJS
4 19 (54.29%) MSMQ
4 19 (54.29%) RESTful
4 19 (54.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (5.71%) CSS
5 2 (5.71%) HTML
5 2 (5.71%) jQuery
6 1 (2.86%) Angular 2
6 1 (2.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) iPad
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (57.14%) MVC
1 20 (57.14%) TDD
1 20 (57.14%) Web Development
2 19 (54.29%) BDD
2 19 (54.29%) Dependency Injection
2 19 (54.29%) Kanban
2 19 (54.29%) Multithreading
2 19 (54.29%) Web Application Development
3 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (11.43%) Coaching
4 4 (11.43%) CRM
4 4 (11.43%) ERP
5 2 (5.71%) Analytics
5 2 (5.71%) Business Development
5 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.71%) Statistics
6 1 (2.86%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) C#
2 20 (57.14%) Ruby
3 19 (54.29%) F#
4 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.43%) SQL
5 2 (5.71%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.86%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) Perl
6 1 (2.86%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 19 (54.29%) Kibana
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Google
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Tableau
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £22,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £60 - £80 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £75 - £80 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 6 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 16 days ago