Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 14 18
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 164 98 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 12.15% 12.71% 12.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 51.25% 53.85% 42.53%
Number of salaries quoted 127 82 145
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,312
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +1.75% +16.52%
10th Percentile £17,750 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £73,250
North East median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +2.56% +11.43%

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 320 182 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 23.70% 23.61% 30.16%
Number of salaries quoted 252 156 305
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £39,256 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.89% +1.96% +10.00%
10th Percentile £18,138 £22,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,500 £64,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year - +4.58% +7.26%

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 -3 146 £35,000 -12.50% 37
Gateshead 0 12 £60,000 +90.48% 2
Sunderland -12 5 £32,500 +1.56% 2
Degree
North East

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 75 (45.73%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (38.41%) SQL
3 57 (34.76%) Java
4 56 (34.15%) JavaScript
5 52 (31.71%) C#
6 51 (31.10%) HTML
6 51 (31.10%) Microsoft
7 48 (29.27%) Git (software)
8 46 (28.05%) Problem-Solving
9 39 (23.78%) Manufacturing
10 38 (23.17%) Software Engineering
11 37 (22.56%) Mentoring
12 35 (21.34%) AngularJS
13 34 (20.73%) Web Services
14 33 (20.12%) Analytical Skills
15 32 (19.51%) C++
15 32 (19.51%) MVC
16 30 (18.29%) Self-Motivation
17 27 (16.46%) OO
17 27 (16.46%) SOA
18 26 (15.85%) .NET
18 26 (15.85%) Migration
18 26 (15.85%) Continuous Integration
19 25 (15.24%) Team Foundation Server
19 25 (15.24%) Business Development
19 25 (15.24%) T-SQL
19 25 (15.24%) XSLT
19 25 (15.24%) NoSQL
20 24 (14.63%) Test Automation
21 21 (12.80%) Finance

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 (2.44%) Confluence
1 4 (2.44%) nginx
2 3 (1.83%) IIS
3 2 (1.22%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.22%) Wowza Streaming Engine
4 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.83%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.71%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.22%) Trello
5 1 (0.61%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.88%) SSL
2 4 (2.44%) Firewall
3 2 (1.22%) Internet
4 1 (0.61%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.61%) LAN
4 1 (0.61%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.61%) SMS
4 1 (0.61%) VoIP
4 1 (0.61%) WAN
4 1 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.24%) NoSQL
2 7 (4.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 7 (4.27%) MongoDB
3 6 (3.66%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.83%) Big Data
4 3 (1.83%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.22%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.61%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.61%) DecisionStream
6 1 (0.61%) QlikView
6 1 (0.61%) RavenDB
6 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 48 (29.27%) Git (software)
2 25 (15.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (9.76%) Subversion
4 15 (9.15%) Mercurial
5 7 (4.27%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.44%) Bitbucket
6 4 (2.44%) Jasmine
6 4 (2.44%) JIRA
6 4 (2.44%) JUnit
6 4 (2.44%) Protractor
6 4 (2.44%) Qt Creator
6 4 (2.44%) Selenium
6 4 (2.44%) TestNG
7 3 (1.83%) ProC
8 2 (1.22%) Moq
8 2 (1.22%) NSubstitute
8 2 (1.22%) NUnit
8 2 (1.22%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.22%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.22%) VTune
General
1 39 (23.78%) Manufacturing
2 21 (12.80%) Finance
3 10 (6.10%) Advertising
4 6 (3.66%) Electronics
5 5 (3.05%) Law
6 4 (2.44%) Automotive
6 4 (2.44%) Retail
7 2 (1.22%) Banking
7 2 (1.22%) French Language
7 2 (1.22%) Legal
7 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.61%) Games
8 1 (0.61%) Marketing
8 1 (0.61%) Military
Job Titles
1 47 (28.66%) Consultant
2 41 (25.00%) Developer
3 37 (22.56%) Recruitment Consultant
4 32 (19.51%) Architect
5 23 (14.02%) Trainee
5 23 (14.02%) Trainee Consultant
5 23 (14.02%) Trainee Recruitment Consultant
6 21 (12.80%) Java Developer
7 18 (10.98%) Applications Architect
8 11 (6.71%) Designer
8 11 (6.71%) Systems Architect
8 11 (6.71%) Systems Designer
9 9 (5.49%) .NET Developer
9 9 (5.49%) Analyst
9 9 (5.49%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (4.88%) C# Developer
10 8 (4.88%) Software Engineer
11 7 (4.27%) Graduate
12 6 (3.66%) Security Consultant
12 6 (3.66%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (31.10%) HTML
2 35 (21.34%) AngularJS
3 34 (20.73%) Web Services
4 26 (15.85%) .NET
5 25 (15.24%) XSLT
6 18 (10.98%) HTML5
7 17 (10.37%) CSS
8 15 (9.15%) Node.js
9 10 (6.10%) jQuery
10 8 (4.88%) CherryPy
11 6 (3.66%) React
11 6 (3.66%) Spring
12 4 (2.44%) ASP.NET
12 4 (2.44%) QML
12 4 (2.44%) Qt
13 3 (1.83%) Ajax
13 3 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (1.83%) HTML5 Canvas
13 3 (1.83%) REST
13 3 (1.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.12%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (18.29%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (9.76%) Algorithms
4 15 (9.15%) Data Structures
5 12 (7.32%) Computer Science
6 7 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (3.66%) CESG
7 6 (3.66%) User Experience
8 5 (3.05%) Life Science
9 4 (2.44%) Arduino
10 2 (1.22%) e-Learning
10 2 (1.22%) Media Streaming
10 2 (1.22%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.61%) CAN bus
11 1 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.61%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.61%) Symmetrix
11 1 (0.61%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.93%) Linux
2 12 (7.32%) Windows
3 7 (4.27%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.44%) Unix
6 3 (1.83%) Solaris
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (45.73%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (28.05%) Problem-Solving
3 38 (23.17%) Software Engineering
4 37 (22.56%) Mentoring
5 32 (19.51%) MVC
6 27 (16.46%) OO
6 27 (16.46%) SOA
7 26 (15.85%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (15.85%) Migration
8 25 (15.24%) Business Development
9 24 (14.63%) Test Automation
10 20 (12.20%) Scrum
11 19 (11.59%) Decision-Making
12 18 (10.98%) Telesales
13 15 (9.15%) SDLC
14 13 (7.93%) Open Source
15 10 (6.10%) TDD
16 9 (5.49%) DevOps
16 9 (5.49%) Mathematics
17 8 (4.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (38.41%) SQL
2 57 (34.76%) Java
3 56 (34.15%) JavaScript
4 52 (31.71%) C#
5 32 (19.51%) C++
6 25 (15.24%) T-SQL
7 13 (7.93%) PHP
8 9 (5.49%) C
9 4 (2.44%) Scala
10 3 (1.83%) Korn
10 3 (1.83%) Perl
10 3 (1.83%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.22%) Python
12 1 (0.61%) ABAP
12 1 (0.61%) HLSL
12 1 (0.61%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.61%) R
12 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (4.27%) CISSP
1 7 (4.27%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.66%) CEH
2 6 (3.66%) CESG Certified Professional
2 6 (3.66%) CISM
2 6 (3.66%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 6 (3.66%) SSCP
3 4 (2.44%) Master's Degree
4 3 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.83%) ISEB
4 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.22%) HND
5 2 (1.22%) MCSE
6 1 (0.61%) CCNA
6 1 (0.61%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.61%) CISA
6 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.61%) PMP
6 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.66%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.44%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.61%) GDPR
4 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.61%) PMO
4 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.66%) Firmware
2 2 (1.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.61%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (4.88%) HAProxy
2 2 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 51 (31.10%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.27%) Oracle
3 6 (3.66%) Lotus
4 4 (2.44%) Atmel
5 3 (1.83%) Twitter
6 2 (1.22%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.61%) Cisco
7 1 (0.61%) Citrix
7 1 (0.61%) Cognos
7 1 (0.61%) EMC
7 1 (0.61%) Meraki
7 1 (0.61%) SAP
7 1 (0.61%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.61%) Tableau