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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 62 71 70
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 18 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.54% 1.83% 1.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.00% 7.33% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 9
Median salary £35,000 £30,351 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.31% -24.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
225 191 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 31.73% 24.93% 32.65%
Number of salaries quoted 199 167 186
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,501 £22,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +5 15 £35,000 +14.00%
Durham +12 3 £37,500 -
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Business Analysis
3 9 (39.13%) Degree
3 9 (39.13%) Selenium
3 9 (39.13%) Java
4 8 (34.78%) QA
5 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
5 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
5 7 (30.43%) Retail
5 7 (30.43%) SQL
5 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (21.74%) Functional Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (21.74%) SDLC
6 5 (21.74%) WebDriver
6 5 (21.74%) Finance
6 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
6 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
6 5 (21.74%) Manual Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
7 4 (17.39%) Online Games
7 4 (17.39%) Refactoring
7 4 (17.39%) Ruby
7 4 (17.39%) Sun
7 4 (17.39%) Project Management
7 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
7 4 (17.39%) Mobile Games

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) JBoss
1 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Big Data
1 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (13.04%) OLAP
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Selenium
2 5 (21.74%) WebDriver
3 4 (17.39%) Appium
3 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
3 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (30.43%) Retail
2 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
3 4 (17.39%) Games
3 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Business Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Automation Tester
3 5 (21.74%) Java Automation Tester
3 5 (21.74%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 5 (21.74%) Selenium Tester
3 5 (21.74%) Tester
3 5 (21.74%) Web Automation Tester
3 5 (21.74%) Web Tester
4 4 (17.39%) Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Developer in Test
4 4 (17.39%) QA Automation Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) QA Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) QA Test Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Test Automation Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Test Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) JSON
1 1 (4.35%) SOAP
1 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) Mobile Games
2 4 (17.39%) Online Games
3 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Android
1 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Business Analysis
3 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
4 5 (21.74%) Functional Testing
4 5 (21.74%) Manual Testing
4 5 (21.74%) SDLC
4 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
4 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
5 4 (17.39%) BDD
5 4 (17.39%) Coaching
5 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
5 4 (17.39%) High Availability
5 4 (17.39%) Mobile First
5 4 (17.39%) OOP
5 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 4 (17.39%) Refactoring
5 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
6 3 (13.04%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
3 5 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Sun
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Northgate
2 1 (4.35%) VMware