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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 58 62 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 4 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.92% 1.14% 1.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.60% 3.68% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 5
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £42,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £42,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +8.57%
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
87 163 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 20.09% 31.05% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 75 127 72
Average salary £27,500 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.63% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £25,000 £29,836
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,800 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
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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 -3 4 £43,750 +2.94% 4
ISEB
North East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
4 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Selenium
5 3 (25.00%) Use Case
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) QA
5 3 (25.00%) BPMN
5 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) User Stories
6 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (16.67%) V-Model
6 2 (16.67%) Test Management
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
7 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Ruby
7 1 (8.33%) Firebug
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Marketing
7 1 (8.33%) Degree
7 1 (8.33%) JIRA
7 1 (8.33%) Python
7 1 (8.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (8.33%) W3C

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Firebug
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) MSTest
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) QA Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Presales Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) QA Automation Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby Automation Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Software Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Software QA Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) DOM
1 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
3 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (25.00%) BPMN
4 3 (25.00%) Use Case
4 3 (25.00%) User Stories
5 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (16.67%) Test Management
5 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) V-Model
6 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) QA Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Time Management
6 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Ruby
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
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