The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 56 45 55
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 6 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.05% 2.07% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.57% 9.09% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 3
Average salary £41,250 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -
ISEB
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Qualifications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
168 99 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 29.53% 22.76% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 109 85 86
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 21 August 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%) ISTQB
2 6 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (42.86%) LoadRunner
2 6 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Open Source
5 3 (21.43%) IIBA
5 3 (21.43%) Facilita Forecast
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (14.29%) Banking
6 2 (14.29%) Selenium
6 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 2 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (7.14%) C
7 1 (7.14%) Java
7 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
7 1 (7.14%) Web Services
7 1 (7.14%) UNIX
7 1 (7.14%) UML
7 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
7 1 (7.14%) HTTP
7 1 (7.14%) OpenView
7 1 (7.14%) HP
7 1 (7.14%) Citrix
7 1 (7.14%) WinRunner

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (42.86%) LoadRunner
2 3 (21.43%) Facilita Forecast
3 2 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.14%) MSTest
4 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (7.14%) WinRunner
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Tester
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Performance Tester
2 4 (28.57%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 2 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
4 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Use Case
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) V-Model
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (21.43%) IIBA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) OpenView
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) HP
1 1 (7.14%) Citrix
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £32,000 to £39,000 per annum Pension + Healthcare + Living Costs
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday