The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 60 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 27 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.24% 0.31% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.35% 3.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 23 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
PCI DSS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
92 64 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 11.03% 9.79% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 70 47 49
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,300 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £48,423 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the North East region.

PCI DSS Salary Trend in the North East

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the North East region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in the North East

PCI DSS
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 PCI DSS within the North East region over the 3 months to 21 October 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 +12 27 £40,000 -33.33%
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing PCI DSS 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 PCI DSS.

1 22 (81.48%) Mathematics
1 22 (81.48%) Mobile Payment
2 20 (74.07%) Mobile Banking
2 20 (74.07%) Computer Science
2 20 (74.07%) Banking
2 20 (74.07%) Mobile Commerce
3 16 (59.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (51.85%) CISSP
4 14 (51.85%) CISM
4 14 (51.85%) Information Security
5 12 (44.44%) PhD
5 12 (44.44%) CISMP
5 12 (44.44%) Cryptography
6 11 (40.74%) Android
7 10 (37.04%) TickIT
7 10 (37.04%) ISO/IEC 12207
7 10 (37.04%) ISO 9001
7 10 (37.04%) Java
7 10 (37.04%) QA
8 8 (29.63%) C++
8 8 (29.63%) Python
9 3 (11.11%) UML
9 3 (11.11%) Perforce
9 3 (11.11%) Subversion
9 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
10 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
10 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
10 2 (7.41%) Information Assurance
10 2 (7.41%) IT Governance
10 2 (7.41%) TOGAF

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing PCI DSS 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 PCI DSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (74.07%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Security Analyst
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
2 11 (40.74%) Software Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (37.04%) Systems Analyst
3 10 (37.04%) Quality Engineer
3 10 (37.04%) QA Engineer
4 9 (33.33%) Software Quality Engineer
5 8 (29.63%) Security Engineer
6 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
6 6 (22.22%) Analyst Developer
6 6 (22.22%) Systems Developer
7 4 (14.81%) Graduate
8 2 (7.41%) CLAS Consultant
8 2 (7.41%) Consultant
9 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (3.70%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
1 2 (7.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (81.48%) Mathematics
1 22 (81.48%) Mobile Payment
2 20 (74.07%) Mobile Banking
2 20 (74.07%) Computer Science
3 12 (44.44%) Cryptography
4 2 (7.41%) RMADS
4 2 (7.41%) CESG
4 2 (7.41%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Mobile Commerce
2 14 (51.85%) Information Security
3 3 (11.11%) UML
4 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
4 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
4 2 (7.41%) Information Assurance
4 2 (7.41%) IT Governance
4 2 (7.41%) TOGAF
4 2 (7.41%) Security Testing
4 2 (7.41%) ISMS
4 2 (7.41%) Information Management
4 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) OO
5 1 (3.70%) MVC
5 1 (3.70%) SysML
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) C++
2 8 (29.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) CISSP
1 14 (51.85%) CISM
2 12 (44.44%) PhD
2 12 (44.44%) CISMP
3 2 (7.41%) CEH
3 2 (7.41%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (59.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (37.04%) TickIT
2 10 (37.04%) ISO/IEC 12207
2 10 (37.04%) ISO 9001
2 10 (37.04%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Perforce
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe