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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 20 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.42% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -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
86 62 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.41% 9.48% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 63 44 48
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,700 £47,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 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 2 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 - 20 £40,000 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 2 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 16 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 16 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 16 (80.00%) Mobile Payment
2 14 (70.00%) Mobile Banking
2 14 (70.00%) Banking
2 14 (70.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 12 (60.00%) CISSP
3 12 (60.00%) CISM
3 12 (60.00%) Information Security
3 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (50.00%) CISMP
4 10 (50.00%) Cryptography
4 10 (50.00%) PhD
5 8 (40.00%) ISO 9001
5 8 (40.00%) TickIT
5 8 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
5 8 (40.00%) QA
6 6 (30.00%) Python
6 6 (30.00%) C++
6 6 (30.00%) Java
6 6 (30.00%) Android
7 2 (10.00%) SSCP
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL
7 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.00%) Perforce
7 2 (10.00%) CESG
7 2 (10.00%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (10.00%) Information Management
7 2 (10.00%) CEH

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 2 (10.00%) Subversion
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (70.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
1 10 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) QA Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Quality Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Software Quality Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) Security Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Systems Developer
6 2 (10.00%) CLAS Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Graduate
6 2 (10.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 16 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 16 (80.00%) Mobile Payment
2 14 (70.00%) Mobile Banking
3 10 (50.00%) Cryptography
4 2 (10.00%) RMADS
4 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.00%) CESG
4 2 (10.00%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 12 (60.00%) Information Security
3 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (10.00%) Information Management
3 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (10.00%) IT Governance
3 2 (10.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (10.00%) ISMS
3 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) C++
1 6 (30.00%) Java
1 6 (30.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) CISSP
1 12 (60.00%) CISM
2 10 (50.00%) PhD
2 10 (50.00%) CISMP
3 2 (10.00%) CEH
3 2 (10.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (40.00%) QA
2 8 (40.00%) ISO 9001
2 8 (40.00%) TickIT
2 8 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Perforce