The first table below looks at the demand for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 51 50 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 8 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.69% 1.29% 3.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.40% 4.32% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 14
Average salary £46,492 £33,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.88% +6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £25,400 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,983 £42,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.40%
Qualifications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
125 162 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 26.48% 29.94% 23.25%
Number of salaries quoted 117 135 86
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,983 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISEB
Tyne and Wear

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

ISEB
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

ISEB Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) ISTQB
3 4 (28.57%) QA
3 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
4 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 3 (21.43%) Selenium
4 3 (21.43%) Open Source
4 3 (21.43%) IIBA
5 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) V-Model
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) IBM
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Banking
5 2 (14.29%) Retail
6 1 (7.14%) OCMJEA
6 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Ajax
6 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.14%) TOWER Software

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) WinRunner
2 1 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Games
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Test Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Test Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) Ajax
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) WSDL
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
3 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 2 (14.29%) V-Model
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) Use Case
5 1 (7.14%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ISTQB
2 3 (21.43%) IIBA
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) OCMJEA
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Sun Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (7.14%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) TOWER Software
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Sun
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix