Period
to 26 September 2018

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 6 months to 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 12 19
Rank change year-on-year -13 +7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 124 103 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 10.21% 13.77% 12.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 51.45% 46.19% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 105 86 131
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,291 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.73% +2.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £17,900 £27,500 £23,400
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,750 £67,500
North East median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +14.29%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 241 223 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 19.85% 29.81% 31.43%
Number of salaries quoted 186 184 312
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £18,188 £22,575 £22,000
90th Percentile £68,063 £64,063 £60,463
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +6.94%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

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 6 months to 26 September 2018.

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 6 months to 26 September 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -15 114 £42,291 +5.73% 32
Sunderland -9 4 £33,750 +5.47% 3
Gateshead +2 3 £60,000 +73.91% 4
Wallsend - 1 £30,000 - 2
Degree
North East

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

1 61 (49.19%) SQL
2 49 (39.52%) Java
3 46 (37.10%) Git (software)
4 45 (36.29%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (31.45%) JavaScript
6 36 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (28.23%) Problem-Solving
7 35 (28.23%) C#
7 35 (28.23%) HTML
8 34 (27.42%) Software Engineering
9 33 (26.61%) Web Services
9 33 (26.61%) Mentoring
10 32 (25.81%) MVC
11 30 (24.19%) C++
12 29 (23.39%) Manufacturing
13 28 (22.58%) AngularJS
14 26 (20.97%) Migration
14 26 (20.97%) Microsoft
15 25 (20.16%) SOA
15 25 (20.16%) T-SQL
15 25 (20.16%) XSLT
15 25 (20.16%) Team Foundation Server
16 24 (19.35%) NoSQL
17 23 (18.55%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (16.94%) Test Automation
18 21 (16.94%) Decision-Making
19 18 (14.52%) Subversion
19 18 (14.52%) Business Development
19 18 (14.52%) OO
19 18 (14.52%) Algorithms

Degree
Co-occurring 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 (3.23%) nginx
2 3 (2.42%) IIS
3 2 (1.61%) Confluence
3 2 (1.61%) Wowza Streaming Engine
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.26%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.84%) SSL
2 4 (3.23%) Firewall
3 3 (2.42%) Internet
4 2 (1.61%) SMS
5 1 (0.81%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.81%) LAN
5 1 (0.81%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.81%) VoIP
5 1 (0.81%) WAN
5 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.35%) NoSQL
2 9 (7.26%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (4.84%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.81%) Big Data
5 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.81%) DecisionStream
5 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.81%) QlikView
5 1 (0.81%) RavenDB
5 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 46 (37.10%) Git (software)
2 25 (20.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (14.52%) Subversion
4 17 (13.71%) Mercurial
5 3 (2.42%) ProC
5 3 (2.42%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.61%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.61%) JIRA
6 2 (1.61%) Qt Creator
6 2 (1.61%) VTune
7 1 (0.81%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.81%) JUnit
7 1 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.81%) Protractor
7 1 (0.81%) Selenium
7 1 (0.81%) TestNG
General
1 29 (23.39%) Manufacturing
2 14 (11.29%) Finance
3 4 (3.23%) Advertising
3 4 (3.23%) Electronics
4 3 (2.42%) Automotive
5 2 (1.61%) Games
5 2 (1.61%) Retail
6 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.81%) Law
6 1 (0.81%) Marketing
6 1 (0.81%) Military
6 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (27.42%) Consultant
2 29 (23.39%) Developer
3 28 (22.58%) Recruitment Consultant
4 26 (20.97%) Architect
5 23 (18.55%) Applications Architect
6 20 (16.13%) Trainee
6 20 (16.13%) Trainee Consultant
6 20 (16.13%) Trainee Recruitment Consultant
7 18 (14.52%) Java Developer
8 7 (5.65%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) Analyst
9 6 (4.84%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 6 (4.84%) Designer
9 6 (4.84%) Security Consultant
10 5 (4.03%) .NET Developer
10 5 (4.03%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.03%) Software Engineer
11 4 (3.23%) Interaction Designer
11 4 (3.23%) Junior
12 3 (2.42%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (28.23%) HTML
2 33 (26.61%) Web Services
3 28 (22.58%) AngularJS
4 25 (20.16%) XSLT
5 10 (8.06%) .NET
5 10 (8.06%) CSS
6 7 (5.65%) Node.js
7 6 (4.84%) CherryPy
7 6 (4.84%) HTML5
8 3 (2.42%) Ajax
8 3 (2.42%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (2.42%) jQuery
8 3 (2.42%) Spring
9 2 (1.61%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.61%) DirectX
9 2 (1.61%) FFmpeg
9 2 (1.61%) OpenGL
9 2 (1.61%) Qt
9 2 (1.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 36 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (14.52%) Algorithms
3 17 (13.71%) Data Structures
4 16 (12.90%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (6.45%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.84%) CESG
7 3 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.42%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.42%) Life Science
8 2 (1.61%) Arduino
8 2 (1.61%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.61%) Media Streaming
8 2 (1.61%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.81%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.81%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.81%) Symmetrix
9 1 (0.81%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.26%) Linux
2 8 (6.45%) Windows
3 5 (4.03%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.23%) Unix
5 3 (2.42%) Solaris
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (36.29%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (28.23%) Problem-Solving
3 34 (27.42%) Software Engineering
4 33 (26.61%) Mentoring
5 32 (25.81%) MVC
6 26 (20.97%) Migration
7 25 (20.16%) SOA
8 23 (18.55%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (16.94%) Decision-Making
9 21 (16.94%) Test Automation
10 18 (14.52%) Business Development
10 18 (14.52%) OO
11 15 (12.10%) Telesales
12 9 (7.26%) Coaching
13 7 (5.65%) Cybersecurity
13 7 (5.65%) DevOps
13 7 (5.65%) Information Security
13 7 (5.65%) Mathematics
13 7 (5.65%) Scrum
14 6 (4.84%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 61 (49.19%) SQL
2 49 (39.52%) Java
3 39 (31.45%) JavaScript
4 35 (28.23%) C#
5 30 (24.19%) C++
6 25 (20.16%) T-SQL
7 10 (8.06%) PHP
8 7 (5.65%) C
9 3 (2.42%) Korn
9 3 (2.42%) Perl
9 3 (2.42%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.42%) R
10 2 (1.61%) Python
11 1 (0.81%) HLSL
11 1 (0.81%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (5.65%) CISSP
1 7 (5.65%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.84%) CEH
2 6 (4.84%) CESG Certified Professional
2 6 (4.84%) CISM
2 6 (4.84%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 6 (4.84%) SSCP
3 4 (3.23%) Master's Degree
4 3 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.61%) HND
5 2 (1.61%) MCSE
6 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.81%) CCNA
6 1 (0.81%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.81%) CISA
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.81%) PMP
6 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.84%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.61%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.81%) GDPR
4 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.81%) QA
4 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.23%) Firmware
2 2 (1.61%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.81%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (4.84%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.81%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 26 (20.97%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.03%) Lotus
3 4 (3.23%) Oracle
4 3 (2.42%) Tableau
5 2 (1.61%) Atmel
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco
6 1 (0.81%) Citrix
6 1 (0.81%) Cognos
6 1 (0.81%) EMC
6 1 (0.81%) Meraki
6 1 (0.81%) ServiceNow