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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 63 48 52
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 5 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.89% 1.11% 2.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.55% 4.35% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 11
Average salary £42,500 £48,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.45% +12.94%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.09%
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
196 92 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 34.75% 25.63% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 159 76 166
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram 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 26 February 2015. 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 -9 5 £42,500 -11.45% 1
ISEB
North East

ISEB
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 8 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (43.75%) Facilita Forecast
2 7 (43.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (43.75%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (43.75%) LoadRunner
3 6 (37.50%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) Wealth Management
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (6.25%) MSTest
5 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) Selenium
5 1 (6.25%) Coaching

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (43.75%) LoadRunner
1 7 (43.75%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) MSTest
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Tester
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Business Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Performance Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Software Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Junior Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Junior Software Tester
3 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Junior
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Project Management
1 6 (37.50%) Wealth Management
2 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
2 1 (6.25%) Coaching
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Scrum
2 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (43.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive
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