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

Academic Degree
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 19 17
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 47 67 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 13.66% 11.41% 15.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 57.32% 37.85% 55.19%
Number of salaries quoted 40 64 79
Median salary £38,000 £43,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.62% +32.30%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £69,250 £47,500
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 82 177 154
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 23.84% 30.15% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 71 156 124
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £19,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 June 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 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 37 £39,500 -12.22% 17
Sunderland +1 7 £32,000 +54.21% 1
Gateshead +7 3 £37,500 +4.16% 2
Degree
North East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 31 (41.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (29.33%) HTML
3 19 (25.33%) JavaScript
3 19 (25.33%) Computer Science
4 18 (24.00%) HTML5
5 17 (22.67%) SQL
5 17 (22.67%) CSS
6 16 (21.33%) Linux
6 16 (21.33%) Software Engineering
7 15 (20.00%) Java
7 15 (20.00%) C#
8 14 (18.67%) Mathematics
9 13 (17.33%) TDD
9 13 (17.33%) Computer Science Degree
10 12 (16.00%) Web Development
10 12 (16.00%) PHP
10 12 (16.00%) NoSQL
11 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (14.67%) Open Source
11 11 (14.67%) Windows
11 11 (14.67%) C++
12 10 (13.33%) Advertising
12 10 (13.33%) Spring
12 10 (13.33%) MongoDB
13 9 (12.00%) Node.js
13 9 (12.00%) REST
13 9 (12.00%) MySQL
14 8 (10.67%) OO
14 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (10.67%) AngularJS

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 (10.67%) nginx
2 1 (1.33%) JBoss
2 1 (1.33%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Abaqus
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.33%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (5.33%) iSCSI
1 4 (5.33%) NGN
1 4 (5.33%) SAN
2 3 (4.00%) SSL
3 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.33%) RS-232
3 1 (1.33%) RS-485
3 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) NoSQL
2 10 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 9 (12.00%) MySQL
4 6 (8.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.33%) Axure RP
2 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.33%) Subversion
3 3 (4.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (2.67%) JIRA
5 1 (1.33%) JUnit
5 1 (1.33%) Maven
5 1 (1.33%) Selenium
5 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (13.33%) Advertising
2 6 (8.00%) Marketing
3 5 (6.67%) Automotive
4 4 (5.33%) Finance
4 4 (5.33%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (41.33%) Developer
2 13 (17.33%) Software Engineer
3 12 (16.00%) Java Developer
4 10 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 8 (10.67%) Analyst
5 8 (10.67%) C++ Developer
5 8 (10.67%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Administrator
6 7 (9.33%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.00%) C++ Software Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Designer
8 4 (5.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (5.33%) Network Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) UX Designer
9 3 (4.00%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (29.33%) HTML
2 18 (24.00%) HTML5
3 17 (22.67%) CSS
4 10 (13.33%) Spring
5 9 (12.00%) Node.js
5 9 (12.00%) REST
6 8 (10.67%) AngularJS
6 8 (10.67%) jQuery
7 7 (9.33%) CherryPy
8 6 (8.00%) .NET
8 6 (8.00%) XML
9 5 (6.67%) React
9 5 (6.67%) Web Services
10 4 (5.33%) CSS3
10 4 (5.33%) Hibernate
11 3 (4.00%) Cocoa Touch
11 3 (4.00%) Core Animation
11 3 (4.00%) Django
11 3 (4.00%) JSON
11 3 (4.00%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.33%) Computer Science
2 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.00%) User Experience
4 4 (5.33%) BBC
4 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.33%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.00%) Animation
6 2 (2.67%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.67%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.33%) CCTV
7 1 (1.33%) iPad
7 1 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.33%) Linux
2 11 (14.67%) Windows
3 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (9.33%) Windows Server
5 6 (8.00%) Debian
6 5 (6.67%) Ubuntu
7 4 (5.33%) CentOS
7 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.67%) Android
8 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.33%) Software Engineering
3 14 (18.67%) Mathematics
4 13 (17.33%) TDD
5 12 (16.00%) Web Development
6 11 (14.67%) Open Source
7 8 (10.67%) OO
8 7 (9.33%) Line Management
8 7 (9.33%) Pair Programming
9 6 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 5 (6.67%) Mobile Development
10 5 (6.67%) Service Delivery
10 5 (6.67%) Service Design
11 4 (5.33%) A/B Testing
11 4 (5.33%) ITIL
11 4 (5.33%) MVC
11 4 (5.33%) Quantitative Research
11 4 (5.33%) Service Management
11 4 (5.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.33%) JavaScript
2 17 (22.67%) SQL
3 15 (20.00%) C#
3 15 (20.00%) Java
4 12 (16.00%) PHP
5 11 (14.67%) C++
6 6 (8.00%) Python
7 4 (5.33%) MATLAB
8 3 (4.00%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.33%) Perl
9 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (17.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (6.67%) PhD
3 3 (4.00%) Master's Degree
4 2 (2.67%) HND
5 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (1.33%) MISRA
1 1 (1.33%) QA
1 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) HAProxy
1 4 (5.33%) Linux-HA
1 4 (5.33%) Puppet
2 1 (1.33%) Opsview
Vendors
1 6 (8.00%) Oracle
2 4 (5.33%) Apple
2 4 (5.33%) Intel
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.00%) Appcelerator
3 3 (4.00%) Cognizant
4 2 (2.67%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.67%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.33%) ILOG
5 1 (1.33%) Progress
5 1 (1.33%) SAP
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £75 - £80 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Up to £25,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Converted Media
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (DOE)
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services (RCDTS)
Salary: £37,537 - £41,488
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services (RCDTS)
Salary: £47,966 - £53,016
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services (RCDTS)
Salary: £57,000 - £63,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gateshead
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: £30000 Per Annum Competitive basic salary + Car allowance + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Martin & Conley
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Comms/Prog
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £17500 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 14 days ago
Sunderland
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 25 days ago