The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Specialist
Rank - 69 69
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Specialist 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.61% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.62% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £45,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,163 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-19.67% +5.26%
Information Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
818 642 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 97.27% 97.13% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 595 545 642
Average salary £33,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.21% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Information Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Specialist in the job title across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Information Specialist
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Specialist across the North East region.

Information Specialist Salary Trend in the North East