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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 70 52 53
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 11 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.45% 2.27% 3.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.64% 8.81% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 18
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +25.37%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
237 159 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 31.18% 25.73% 30.72%
Number of salaries quoted 188 140 168
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,200 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
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
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram 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 24 December 2014. 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 -18 10 £42,500 -7.10% 1
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 15 (68.18%) ISTQB
2 13 (59.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 12 (54.55%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (54.55%) LoadRunner
4 10 (45.45%) Facilita Forecast
5 5 (22.73%) Project Management
5 5 (22.73%) Finance
5 5 (22.73%) Wealth Management
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.09%) SQL
7 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
7 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Selenium
7 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (9.09%) MSTest
7 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
7 2 (9.09%) Coaching
8 1 (4.55%) XML
8 1 (4.55%) ITIL
8 1 (4.55%) HTTP
8 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Migration
8 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Use Case

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) QuickTest Pro
1 12 (54.55%) LoadRunner
2 10 (45.45%) Facilita Forecast
3 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 2 (9.09%) Selenium
3 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.09%) MSTest
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Tester
1 12 (54.55%) Performance Tester
2 8 (36.36%) Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Business Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Project Management
1 5 (22.73%) Wealth Management
2 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
3 2 (9.09%) Coaching
3 2 (9.09%) Scrum
3 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Use Case
4 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) ISTQB
2 13 (59.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
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