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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 26 16 34
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 2 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 2.78% 9.38% 2.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.53% 30.00% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 4
Average salary £27,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
19 30 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 26.39% 31.25% 62.25%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 91
Average salary £27,800 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.60% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £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 22 May 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 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) QMS
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Aquila

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (75.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) QMS
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Aquila