The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 56 38 50
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 8 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.28% 4.18% 1.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.04% 15.67% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 8
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +23.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
ISEB
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Qualifications Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
198 134 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.58% 26.69% 27.04%
Number of salaries quoted 139 122 112
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,725 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

ISEB
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Tyne and Wear region.

ISEB Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

ISEB
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -20 8 £41,250 +10.00% 6
ISEB
North East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 9 (69.23%) ISTQB
2 7 (53.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (46.15%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (46.15%) LoadRunner
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) Facilita Forecast
6 3 (23.08%) Selenium
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) Scrum
7 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Line Management
7 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 2 (15.38%) Coaching
7 2 (15.38%) User Experience
7 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (15.38%) Open Source
7 2 (15.38%) IIBA
7 2 (15.38%) MSTest
7 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
8 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
8 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
8 1 (7.69%) V-Model

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (46.15%) LoadRunner
2 4 (30.77%) Facilita Forecast
3 3 (23.08%) Selenium
4 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
4 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (15.38%) MSTest
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Tester
1 6 (46.15%) Performance Tester
2 4 (30.77%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Test Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
1 2 (15.38%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Line Management
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) Coaching
3 2 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) ISTQB
2 7 (53.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (15.38%) IIBA
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £31,813 to £39,085 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 22 days ago