The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 67 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 6 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.75% 1.69% 1.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.82% 6.75% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 11
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -19.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £27,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -1.40%
Qualifications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
213 163 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 26.56% 25.04% 25.03%
Number of salaries quoted 171 142 183
Average salary £35,500 £39,335 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.74% +8.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
ISEB
England

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 10 July 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 10 July 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 -5 4 £45,000 +63.63% 3
Durham - 1 £32,000 -
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 12 (54.55%) ISTQB
2 10 (45.45%) Business Analysis
3 7 (31.82%) Use Case
4 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (22.73%) System Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Workflow
4 5 (22.73%) Finance
4 5 (22.73%) Asset Management
5 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (18.18%) LoadRunner
6 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.64%) MS Office
6 3 (13.64%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Open Source
6 3 (13.64%) IIBA
6 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
6 3 (13.64%) Facilita Forecast
7 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 2 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Banking
7 2 (9.09%) SQL
7 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.55%) C
8 1 (4.55%) Java

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (18.18%) LoadRunner
2 3 (13.64%) Facilita Forecast
3 1 (4.55%) WinRunner
3 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Test Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Tester
3 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Tester
4 2 (9.09%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Business Analysis
2 7 (31.82%) Use Case
3 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Asset Management
3 5 (22.73%) Workflow
3 5 (22.73%) System Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
6 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 2 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C
2 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.64%) IIBA
2 3 (13.64%) ISEB Practitioner
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) OpenView
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix
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