The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 29 39 28
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 4 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.71% 2.26% 4.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.63% 6.32% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 7
Average salary £28,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £32,500 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £38,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
ISEB
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
71 95 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 30.34% 35.71% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 43 70 81
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £22,716
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

ISEB
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Aberdeen region.

ISEB Salary Trend in Aberdeen

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen 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 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) CMS
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Software Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) QMS
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle