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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 65 67 60
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 17 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.32% 1.72% 1.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 6.31% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 10
Average salary £26,500 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.11% +63.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
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
221 222 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 30.15% 27.31% 23.75%
Number of salaries quoted 180 191 135
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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
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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 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 +1 10 £26,500 -42.69% 3
Durham -3 5 £31,500 -30.00% 2
Northumberland - 1 - -
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 7 (31.82%) Selenium
3 5 (22.73%) Web Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
3 5 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (22.73%) Visualisation
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (22.73%) Finance
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
4 4 (18.18%) Wealth Management
5 3 (13.64%) JIRA
5 3 (13.64%) C#
5 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
5 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) Banking
6 2 (9.09%) Retail
6 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
6 2 (9.09%) Process Management
6 2 (9.09%) Back Office
6 2 (9.09%) C++
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) C
6 2 (9.09%) SQL
6 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 2 (9.09%) Pega
6 2 (9.09%) Redmine

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 5 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Redis
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
1 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.55%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Selenium
2 3 (13.64%) JIRA
3 2 (9.09%) Redmine
4 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.55%) MSTest
4 1 (4.55%) Firebug
4 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.55%) JMeter
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Analyst
2 12 (54.55%) Business Analyst
3 9 (40.91%) Tester
4 8 (36.36%) Software Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Junior Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Junior
5 2 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Software Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Regular Expression
1 1 (4.55%) JSON
1 1 (4.55%) XML
1 1 (4.55%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
1 5 (22.73%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) CentOS
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Web Testing
2 4 (18.18%) Project Management
2 4 (18.18%) Wealth Management
3 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Process Management
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 2 (9.09%) Workflow
4 2 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (4.55%) User Stories
5 1 (4.55%) Open Source
5 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.55%) V-Model
5 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.55%) DSDM
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) C++
2 2 (9.09%) C
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
1 1 (4.55%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Pega
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Copley, County Durham
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 23 days ago