The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 36 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 6 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.63% 0.63% 1.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.85% 2.25% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 7
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £45,100
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -25.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £32,300 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £34,700 £53,150
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.40%
Qualifications Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
156 89 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 42.39% 27.90% 26.16%
Number of salaries quoted 86 68 98
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,100 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £49,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISEB
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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
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

ISEB
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Document Management
6 1 (11.11%) Java EE
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Graduate
3 2 (22.22%) Software Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Java EE
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Document Management
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle