The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 74 62 62
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 7 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.90% 2.19% 1.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.85% 7.44% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 8
Average salary £26,500 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.11% +34.32%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
ISEB
England

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

Qualifications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
246 215 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 31.54% 29.41% 27.06%
Number of salaries quoted 212 186 167
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,720 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

ISEB
Salary Trend in the North East

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

ISEB Salary Trend in the North East

ISEB
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the North East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -9 7 £26,500 -43.00% 2
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 (46.67%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) Wealth Management
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (26.67%) Selenium
3 4 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (26.67%) Visualisation
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (26.67%) Web Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Redmine
4 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (13.33%) JIRA
4 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
5 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) Redmine
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) Facilita Forecast
3 1 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Tester
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Software Tester
3 6 (40.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (26.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Project Management
1 6 (40.00%) Wealth Management
2 4 (26.67%) Web Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £28,000
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: Salary Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Cramlington, Northumberland
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
North East
Harvey Nash RPO
Salary: £50000
Posted: 5 days ago
North East
Harvey Nash RPO
Salary: £40000
Posted: 5 days ago
North East
Harvey Nash RPO
Salary: £40000
Posted: 5 days ago