The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 56 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 6 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.98% 2.18% 1.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.95% 8.09% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 7
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -17.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £27,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
Qualifications Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
152 136 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 24.72% 26.93% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 112 118 136
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
ISEB
North East

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 22 July 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 -9 6 £42,500 +54.54% 3
ISEB
North East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 6 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (42.86%) LoadRunner
1 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
1 6 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Open Source
4 3 (21.43%) IIBA
4 3 (21.43%) Facilita Forecast
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Banking
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 2 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (7.14%) C
6 1 (7.14%) Java
6 1 (7.14%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) UNIX
6 1 (7.14%) UML
6 1 (7.14%) HTTP
6 1 (7.14%) OpenView
6 1 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (7.14%) WinRunner
6 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Retail

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (42.86%) LoadRunner
2 3 (21.43%) Facilita Forecast
3 1 (7.14%) WinRunner
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Tester
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Performance Tester
2 4 (28.57%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 2 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) UML
4 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
4 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Use Case
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) V-Model
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
1 6 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (21.43%) IIBA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) OpenView
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) HP
1 1 (7.14%) Citrix
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £31,813 to £39,085 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £450000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago