Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 17 16
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 134 143 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 14.53% 12.27% 14.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.03% 39.72% 49.83%
Number of salaries quoted 124 134 181
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.59% +12.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,225 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,200 £63,000 £51,250
North East median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +4.17%

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 279 360 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 30.26% 30.90% 29.53%
Number of salaries quoted 245 307 254
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +2.74%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,600 £63,750
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%

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 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 +7 118 £45,000 +12.50% 19
Gateshead -4 10 £35,000 +9.38%
Sunderland -7 3 £32,000 +23.08%
Jarrow - 2 £21,000 -
North Shields - 1 £30,000 - 1
Degree
North East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 73 (54.48%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (42.54%) Computer Science
3 37 (27.61%) .NET
4 36 (26.87%) C#
4 36 (26.87%) HTML
4 36 (26.87%) Linux
5 35 (26.12%) SQL
6 33 (24.63%) Oracle
7 30 (22.39%) JavaScript
8 29 (21.64%) Mentoring
9 28 (20.90%) Computer Science Degree
10 27 (20.15%) Windows
10 27 (20.15%) Software Engineering
11 26 (19.40%) Java
11 26 (19.40%) Oracle Database
11 26 (19.40%) HTML5
12 25 (18.66%) CSS
13 23 (17.16%) SDLC
14 20 (14.93%) SQL Server
14 20 (14.93%) OO
15 18 (13.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 18 (13.43%) Oracle RAC
15 18 (13.43%) Security Cleared
15 18 (13.43%) Data Guard
15 18 (13.43%) Oracle Database 12c
15 18 (13.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 18 (13.43%) Node.js
15 18 (13.43%) Oracle Linux
16 17 (12.69%) MongoDB
16 17 (12.69%) MVC

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 8 (5.97%) nginx
2 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.75%) SAS
2 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (10.45%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.97%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (5.97%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Retail-J
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.99%) Office 365
4 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.22%) SSL
2 3 (2.24%) Firewall
3 2 (1.49%) LAN
3 2 (1.49%) VoIP
3 2 (1.49%) WAN
3 2 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.75%) DHCP
4 1 (0.75%) DNS
4 1 (0.75%) NGN
4 1 (0.75%) SMS
4 1 (0.75%) VLAN
4 1 (0.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.40%) Oracle Database
2 20 (14.93%) SQL Server
3 18 (13.43%) Oracle Database 12c
4 17 (12.69%) MongoDB
5 9 (6.72%) MySQL
6 8 (5.97%) NoSQL
6 8 (5.97%) Relational Database
7 7 (5.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (4.48%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.75%) GIS
11 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.75%) Power BI
11 1 (0.75%) Qlik Sense
11 1 (0.75%) QlikView
11 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.99%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.99%) Maven
3 2 (1.49%) JIRA
4 1 (0.75%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.75%) Gradle
4 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (11.94%) Finance
2 15 (11.19%) Advertising
3 12 (8.96%) Marketing
4 5 (3.73%) Automotive
5 4 (2.99%) Retail
6 3 (2.24%) Games
7 2 (1.49%) Banking
7 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.75%) Back Office
8 1 (0.75%) Electronics
8 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (32.84%) Developer
2 22 (16.42%) DBA
3 21 (15.67%) Analyst
4 19 (14.18%) .NET Developer
5 18 (13.43%) C# Developer
5 18 (13.43%) Java Developer
5 18 (13.43%) Oracle DBA
6 17 (12.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (11.19%) Software Developer
8 10 (7.46%) Software Engineer
9 9 (6.72%) .NET Software Developer
9 9 (6.72%) Business Analyst
10 8 (5.97%) C# Software Developer
10 8 (5.97%) Web Developer
11 7 (5.22%) Administrator
11 7 (5.22%) Agile Business Analyst
11 7 (5.22%) ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (5.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (5.22%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (5.22%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (27.61%) .NET
2 36 (26.87%) HTML
3 26 (19.40%) HTML5
4 25 (18.66%) CSS
5 18 (13.43%) Node.js
5 18 (13.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 14 (10.45%) AngularJS
7 12 (8.96%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (8.21%) ASP.NET
9 10 (7.46%) Web Services
9 10 (7.46%) XML
10 9 (6.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (5.97%) Ajax
12 7 (5.22%) .NET Framework
12 7 (5.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 7 (5.22%) CherryPy
12 7 (5.22%) Entity Framework
12 7 (5.22%) jQuery
12 7 (5.22%) Middleware
13 6 (4.48%) React
Miscellaneous
1 57 (42.54%) Computer Science
2 16 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (11.94%) Virtual Team
3 12 (8.96%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (7.46%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.48%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.49%) iSeries
6 2 (1.49%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.49%) User Experience
7 1 (0.75%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.75%) Arduino
7 1 (0.75%) BBC
7 1 (0.75%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.75%) Derivative
7 1 (0.75%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.75%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (26.87%) Linux
2 27 (20.15%) Windows
3 18 (13.43%) Oracle Linux
4 12 (8.96%) Windows Server
5 8 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.49%) Android
6 2 (1.49%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.49%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.49%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (54.48%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (21.64%) Mentoring
3 27 (20.15%) Software Engineering
4 23 (17.16%) SDLC
5 20 (14.93%) OO
6 17 (12.69%) MVC
7 16 (11.94%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (11.19%) DevOps
9 14 (10.45%) Test Automation
10 13 (9.70%) Web Development
11 11 (8.21%) Scrum
11 11 (8.21%) Software Architecture
11 11 (8.21%) Software Testing
12 10 (7.46%) ITIL
13 8 (5.97%) B2C
13 8 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (5.97%) Service Design
13 8 (5.97%) TDD
13 8 (5.97%) Time Management
14 6 (4.48%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 36 (26.87%) C#
2 35 (26.12%) SQL
3 30 (22.39%) JavaScript
4 26 (19.40%) Java
5 15 (11.19%) PHP
6 10 (7.46%) T-SQL
7 9 (6.72%) C++
8 8 (5.97%) Python
9 5 (3.73%) VB
10 3 (2.24%) C
11 2 (1.49%) R
11 2 (1.49%) RPG
11 2 (1.49%) Scala
12 1 (0.75%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.75%) Go
12 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (20.90%) Computer Science Degree
2 18 (13.43%) Security Cleared
3 12 (8.96%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (2.99%) CISMP
4 4 (2.99%) CISSP
5 2 (1.49%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (1.49%) CISA
5 2 (1.49%) CISM
5 2 (1.49%) CRISC
5 2 (1.49%) ISEB
5 2 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.49%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.75%) CCNA
6 1 (0.75%) CCNP
6 1 (0.75%) CIMA
6 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.75%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.75%) MCSA
6 1 (0.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.21%) QA
2 2 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (13.43%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (8.96%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (2.99%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.75%) Docker
4 1 (0.75%) Firmware
4 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.75%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (13.43%) Data Guard
1 18 (13.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 12 (8.96%) NetBackup
3 8 (5.97%) Opsview
4 7 (5.22%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.75%) Ansible
5 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.75%) Puppet
5 1 (0.75%) SCOM
5 1 (0.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 33 (24.63%) Oracle
2 13 (9.70%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.73%) Splunk
4 3 (2.24%) Citrix
5 2 (1.49%) IBM
5 2 (1.49%) VMware
5 2 (1.49%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.75%) Apple
6 1 (0.75%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.75%) Google
6 1 (0.75%) Progress
6 1 (0.75%) Telerik
6 1 (0.75%) Twitter