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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 71 62 58
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 5 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.70% 1.64% 1.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.16% 6.17% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 9
Average salary £26,500 £45,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.43% +6.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £25,250 £26,734
10% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £46,983 £45,300
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +1.40%
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
232 162 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 32.54% 26.51% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 200 133 177
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,900
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
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -15 5 £26,500 -42.39% 3
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (37.50%) Project Management
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
1 6 (37.50%) Wealth Management
2 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
2 5 (31.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (25.00%) Facilita Forecast
3 4 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (25.00%) LoadRunner
4 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Web Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (12.50%) Selenium
5 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) JIRA
5 1 (6.25%) Redmine
5 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (25.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (25.00%) Facilita Forecast
2 2 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (6.25%) Redmine
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Tester
3 7 (43.75%) Business Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Performance Tester
4 4 (25.00%) Software Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Junior
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Project Management
1 6 (37.50%) Wealth Management
2 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Web Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) C++
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
1 5 (31.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £28,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Premier IT
Salary: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North East
Harvey Nash RPO
Salary: £50000
Posted: 27 days ago
North East
Harvey Nash RPO
Salary: £40000
Posted: 27 days ago
North East
Harvey Nash RPO
Salary: £40000
Posted: 27 days ago