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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 68 65 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 17 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.20% 0.97% 1.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.94% 3.60% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 11
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £45,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
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
171 222 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 22.12% 26.94% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 142 164 152
Average salary £34,000 £35,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.22% -8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 July 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 +3 10 £32,851 -22.70% 1
Durham -12 5 £31,500 -1.56% 1
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (38.46%) Selenium
2 9 (34.62%) Degree
2 9 (34.62%) ISTQB
3 6 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (19.23%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (19.23%) Visualisation
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (19.23%) Service Management
4 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
4 5 (19.23%) Web Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) C
5 4 (15.38%) C#
6 3 (11.54%) WebDriver
6 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
6 3 (11.54%) V-Model
6 3 (11.54%) C++
6 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.54%) Linux
6 3 (11.54%) Python
6 3 (11.54%) PHP
6 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
6 3 (11.54%) Banking
6 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) QA

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) Node.js
2 1 (3.85%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
1 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Redis
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) Pentaho
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Selenium
2 3 (11.54%) WebDriver
2 3 (11.54%) JIRA
3 2 (7.69%) Redmine
4 1 (3.85%) MSTest
4 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.85%) JMeter
4 1 (3.85%) WATIR
4 1 (3.85%) FitNesse
4 1 (3.85%) Firebug
General
1 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
1 3 (11.54%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Test Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Tester
3 8 (30.77%) Software Tester
3 8 (30.77%) Business Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Development Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Lead Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Junior
5 2 (7.69%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Software Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) QA Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Tester
6 1 (3.85%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) Gearman
2 1 (3.85%) Regular Expression
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) DOM
2 1 (3.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Visualisation
1 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) GIS
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Service Management
1 5 (19.23%) Web Testing
2 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
2 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
2 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
3 3 (11.54%) V-Model
3 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Workflow
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.69%) Process Management
4 2 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.85%) API Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Analytics
5 1 (3.85%) User Stories
5 1 (3.85%) Automation Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.85%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) C
2 4 (15.38%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) C++
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) PHP
4 2 (7.69%) Ruby
5 1 (3.85%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
1 9 (34.62%) ISTQB
2 6 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Pega
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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