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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 68 49 59
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.20% 0.28% 0.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.76% 2.44% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £52,500 £43,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £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
21 41 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.17% 11.45% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 37 49
Average salary £29,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.55% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £46,500 £50,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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
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 PCI DSS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 January 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 -13 1 £52,500 +22.09%
PCI DSS
North East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 23 (79.31%) Mathematics
1 23 (79.31%) Mobile Payment
2 21 (72.41%) Mobile Banking
2 21 (72.41%) Banking
2 21 (72.41%) Mobile Commerce
3 20 (68.97%) Computer Science
4 18 (62.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (51.72%) Information Security
6 14 (48.28%) CISM
6 14 (48.28%) CISSP
7 12 (41.38%) PhD
7 12 (41.38%) Cryptography
7 12 (41.38%) CISMP
7 12 (41.38%) Android
8 11 (37.93%) Java
9 10 (34.48%) ISO 9001
9 10 (34.48%) ISO/IEC 12207
9 10 (34.48%) TickIT
9 10 (34.48%) QA
10 8 (27.59%) Python
10 8 (27.59%) C++
11 4 (13.79%) UML
12 3 (10.34%) HTML
12 3 (10.34%) CSS
12 3 (10.34%) Adobe
12 3 (10.34%) Perforce
12 3 (10.34%) Subversion
12 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
12 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
13 2 (6.90%) Test Automation

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Subversion
1 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (72.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Software Engineer
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
1 12 (41.38%) Systems Engineer
1 12 (41.38%) Security Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) QA Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Quality Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Systems Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Software Quality Engineer
4 8 (27.59%) Security Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Analyst Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Systems Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Software Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Graduate
7 3 (10.34%) Consultant
8 2 (6.90%) CLAS Consultant
9 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (3.45%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
1 3 (10.34%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (79.31%) Mathematics
1 23 (79.31%) Mobile Payment
2 21 (72.41%) Mobile Banking
3 20 (68.97%) Computer Science
4 12 (41.38%) Cryptography
5 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.90%) CESG
5 2 (6.90%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (6.90%) RMADS
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Mobile Commerce
2 15 (51.72%) Information Security
3 4 (13.79%) UML
4 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.90%) Information Management
5 2 (6.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (6.90%) IT Governance
5 2 (6.90%) Security Testing
5 2 (6.90%) ISMS
5 2 (6.90%) Information Assurance
5 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.90%) Security Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.45%) OO
6 1 (3.45%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) Java
2 8 (27.59%) Python
2 8 (27.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) CISSP
1 14 (48.28%) CISM
2 12 (41.38%) CISMP
2 12 (41.38%) PhD
3 2 (6.90%) CEH
3 2 (6.90%) SSCP
4 1 (3.45%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (62.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (34.48%) QA
2 10 (34.48%) ISO 9001
2 10 (34.48%) TickIT
2 10 (34.48%) ISO/IEC 12207
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Adobe
1 3 (10.34%) Perforce