The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Psychology 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 Psychology over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Psychology
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Psychology 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
Psychology
North East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
242 121 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 38.66% 24.01% 21.47%
Number of salaries quoted 156 101 100
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Psychology
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Psychology across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Psychology Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Psychology
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Psychology Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Psychology
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Psychology 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 Psychology.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Human Factors
1 4 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Market Research
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) User Stories
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Psychology
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Psychology 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 Psychology. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Human Factors
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Market Research
1 4 (100.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree