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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 24 34 43
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 5 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.88% 3.01% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.41% 7.08% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 0
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -1.38%
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
78 113 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 29.32% 42.48% 34.97%
Number of salaries quoted 50 91 79
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £63,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
4 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Service Management
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (9.09%) ITSM
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
6 1 (9.09%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) CMS
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (9.09%) Content Management
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) UNIX
6 1 (9.09%) Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (9.09%) SLA

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Test Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Software Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) ITSM
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Content Management
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Time Management
5 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle