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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 55 52 55
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 7 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.10% 2.29% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.07% 8.51% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 4
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -38.88%
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
172 141 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 27.04% 26.86% 25.92%
Number of salaries quoted 119 123 127
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £47,000
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 1 August 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 -4 7 £40,000 +45.45% 4
ISEB
North East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 7 (46.67%) ISTQB
2 6 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (40.00%) LoadRunner
2 6 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Facilita Forecast
5 3 (20.00%) Open Source
5 3 (20.00%) IIBA
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) Banking
6 2 (13.33%) Selenium
6 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
6 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (13.33%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (6.67%) V-Model
7 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) MSTest
7 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
7 1 (6.67%) Use Case
7 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
7 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (40.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (20.00%) Facilita Forecast
3 2 (13.33%) Selenium
4 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.67%) MSTest
4 1 (6.67%) WinRunner
4 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Tester
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Performance Tester
2 4 (26.67%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (13.33%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) V-Model
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (6.67%) Use Case
4 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) ISTQB
2 6 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (20.00%) IIBA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (6.67%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) HP
1 1 (6.67%) Citrix
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago