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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 20 39 45
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +6
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 2 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.90% 1.91% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.76% 4.55% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 2
Average salary £26,250 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £21,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £36,000 £34,700
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
42 154 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 40.00% 42.08% 28.96%
Number of salaries quoted 30 84 74
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,692
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,800 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 17 April 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (57.14%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Java EE
4 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
5 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Time Management
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (14.29%) Twitter
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (14.29%) JBoss
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (14.29%) Apache
6 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (14.29%) SLA
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Graduate
2 2 (28.57%) Junior
2 2 (28.57%) Software Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Java EE
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter