The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills 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 PCI DSS over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank - 58 -
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.62% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 8.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
PCI DSS
North East

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
26 49 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.18% 7.63% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 20 34 44
Average salary £32,500 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.45% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,430 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £45,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

PCI DSS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing PCI DSS 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 PCI DSS.

1 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 6 (66.67%) Project Management
1 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) UML
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 3 (33.33%) Android
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (22.22%) Finance

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing PCI DSS 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 PCI DSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Implementation Manager
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) UML
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001