The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Psychology in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Psychology over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Psychology
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Psychology 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
Psychology
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
323 171 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 39.25% 25.91% 20.79%
Number of salaries quoted 203 142 137
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,571
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Psychology
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Psychology across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Psychology Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Psychology
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Psychology Salary Trend in the North East

Psychology
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing Psychology 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 Psychology.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Human Factors
1 2 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Market Research
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Psychology
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing Psychology 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 Psychology. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Human Factors
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Market Research
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree