The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 27 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 2 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 2.44% 11.11% -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.56% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 0
Average salary £38,750 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +1.40%
ISEB
Manchester

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

Qualifications Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
36 44 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 43.90% 44.44% 61.27%
Number of salaries quoted 36 43 82
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

ISEB
Salary Trend in Altrincham

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Altrincham

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Altrincham 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 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
3 4 (57.14%) QA
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Time Management
4 3 (42.86%) QMS
4 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 3 (42.86%) Coaching
4 3 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) Service Management
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) Aquila
5 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) System Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Test Management
6 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
6 1 (14.29%) Open Source
6 1 (14.29%) HTML5
6 1 (14.29%) CSS3

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Altrincham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (14.29%) Front Office
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Test Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Test Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (14.29%) IT Consultant
5 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 3 (42.86%) QMS
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 3 (42.86%) Coaching
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) System Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
5 1 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (14.29%) Test Management
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Aquila