The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 30 21 13
Rank change year-on-year -9 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 28 63 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 6.35% 12.70% 15.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 39.44% 50.81% 47.57%
Number of salaries quoted 24 60 74
Median salary £37,925 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.18% +23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £67,500 £50,000
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 Tyne and Wear.

Academic & Professional Certification
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 71 124 185
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 16.10% 25.00% 33.21%
Number of salaries quoted 67 108 159
Median salary £33,000 £33,000 £36,331
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Degree
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for Degree in Tyne and Wear

Degree
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Tyne and Wear

Degree
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -6 26 £40,000 -5.88% 14
Gateshead +9 1 £31,500 -13.10% 2
Whitley Bay - 1 - -
Degree
North East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Degree.

1 32 (36.78%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (28.74%) SQL
3 24 (27.59%) HTML
4 22 (25.29%) JavaScript
5 21 (24.14%) Java
6 19 (21.84%) Microsoft
6 19 (21.84%) Computer Science
7 18 (20.69%) ITIL
7 18 (20.69%) HTML5
8 16 (18.39%) OO
8 16 (18.39%) Oracle
9 15 (17.24%) Windows
9 15 (17.24%) REST
10 14 (16.09%) CSS
10 14 (16.09%) C#
10 14 (16.09%) Spring
11 13 (14.94%) Software Engineering
11 13 (14.94%) Mathematics
11 13 (14.94%) Linux
12 12 (13.79%) SQL Server
13 11 (12.64%) C++
13 11 (12.64%) Service Management
13 11 (12.64%) AngularJS
13 11 (12.64%) NoSQL
13 11 (12.64%) Open Source
14 10 (11.49%) Node.js
14 10 (11.49%) Web Development
14 10 (11.49%) Security Cleared
14 10 (11.49%) Git (software)
15 9 (10.34%) Subversion

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (4.60%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.45%) nginx
3 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.30%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.30%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.15%) CMS
4 1 (1.15%) JBoss
4 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (9.20%) MS Office
2 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.30%) Abaqus
4 1 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.15%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) Office 365
2 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) Firewall
2 4 (4.60%) SAN
3 3 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (2.30%) DHCP
4 2 (2.30%) DNS
4 2 (2.30%) iSCSI
4 2 (2.30%) LAN
4 2 (2.30%) Skype
4 2 (2.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.64%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.60%) MySQL
3 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.45%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (11.49%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.34%) Subversion
3 4 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.45%) Grunt
4 3 (3.45%) gulp
4 3 (3.45%) Jasmine
4 3 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (2.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (2.30%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.30%) Gradle
6 1 (1.15%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.15%) JIRA
6 1 (1.15%) JUnit
General
1 6 (6.90%) Back Office
2 5 (5.75%) Advertising
2 5 (5.75%) Finance
3 4 (4.60%) Military
4 3 (3.45%) Automotive
4 3 (3.45%) Legal
4 3 (3.45%) Marketing
5 2 (2.30%) Banking
5 2 (2.30%) Games
5 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (45.98%) Developer
2 14 (16.09%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.64%) Software Developer
4 10 (11.49%) Consultant
5 9 (10.34%) Architect
5 9 (10.34%) C# Developer
5 9 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (9.20%) Analyst
6 8 (9.20%) Graduate
7 6 (6.90%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Graduate Consultant
7 6 (6.90%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.90%) Support Consultant
8 5 (5.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.75%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) C++ Developer
9 4 (4.60%) C++ Software Developer
9 4 (4.60%) PHP Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (27.59%) HTML
2 18 (20.69%) HTML5
3 15 (17.24%) REST
4 14 (16.09%) CSS
4 14 (16.09%) Spring
5 11 (12.64%) AngularJS
6 10 (11.49%) Node.js
7 9 (10.34%) .NET
8 8 (9.20%) React
8 8 (9.20%) Web Services
9 7 (8.05%) jQuery
9 7 (8.05%) XML
10 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET
10 5 (5.75%) CSS3
10 5 (5.75%) Hibernate
11 4 (4.60%) JSON
11 4 (4.60%) ODBC
11 4 (4.60%) Sass
11 4 (4.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (3.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.84%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.90%) User Experience
4 5 (5.75%) Driving Licence
5 4 (4.60%) Blackberry
5 4 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.45%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.30%) Animation
7 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.30%) iPhone
7 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.15%) BBC
8 1 (1.15%) iPad
8 1 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.15%) NHS
8 1 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.24%) Windows
2 13 (14.94%) Linux
3 8 (9.20%) Windows Server
4 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.75%) Android
6 3 (3.45%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.45%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.30%) CentOS
7 2 (2.30%) Debian
7 2 (2.30%) Unix
7 2 (2.30%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.30%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.30%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.78%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (20.69%) ITIL
3 16 (18.39%) OO
4 13 (14.94%) Mathematics
4 13 (14.94%) Software Engineering
5 11 (12.64%) Open Source
5 11 (12.64%) Service Management
6 10 (11.49%) Web Development
7 9 (10.34%) Scrum
7 9 (10.34%) Service Delivery
8 8 (9.20%) ITIL V3
9 7 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.05%) TDD
10 6 (6.90%) Analytics
10 6 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (6.90%) Incident Management
10 6 (6.90%) MVC
10 6 (6.90%) Portfolio Management
10 6 (6.90%) SDLC
10 6 (6.90%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 25 (28.74%) SQL
2 22 (25.29%) JavaScript
3 21 (24.14%) Java
4 14 (16.09%) C#
5 11 (12.64%) C++
6 7 (8.05%) PHP
7 5 (5.75%) Python
8 4 (4.60%) Scala
8 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.45%) ES6
10 2 (2.30%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.30%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.15%) Perl
11 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (11.49%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.75%) MCSE
4 4 (4.60%) PhD
5 3 (3.45%) A+ Certification
5 3 (3.45%) CISM
5 3 (3.45%) CISSP
5 3 (3.45%) HND
5 3 (3.45%) MCSA
5 3 (3.45%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.30%) CCNA
6 2 (2.30%) CEH
6 2 (2.30%) CISA
6 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.30%) MCDST
6 2 (2.30%) MCITP
6 2 (2.30%) MCP
6 2 (2.30%) SANS
6 2 (2.30%) SSCP
6 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) QA
3 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (8.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.60%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.15%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.15%) vSphere
4 1 (1.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.30%) Linux-HA
2 2 (2.30%) Puppet
3 1 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.15%) SCOM
3 1 (1.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (21.84%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.39%) Oracle
3 5 (5.75%) HP
4 4 (4.60%) VMware
5 3 (3.45%) CA Agile Central
5 3 (3.45%) Cisco
5 3 (3.45%) Dell
5 3 (3.45%) Intel Security
5 3 (3.45%) Qualys
5 3 (3.45%) Tripwire
6 2 (2.30%) ArcSight
6 2 (2.30%) Bloomberg
6 2 (2.30%) Cognizant
6 2 (2.30%) Fidessa
6 2 (2.30%) Forcepoint
6 2 (2.30%) Intel
6 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.30%) Reuters
6 2 (2.30%) Sophos
6 2 (2.30%) Trend Micro
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £32000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits, Amazing Culture!
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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