The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 82 66 103
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +37
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 55 55 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.49% 2.72% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.12% 10.05% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 52 49 10
Average salary £41,750 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.05% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £26,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
ISEB
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
772 547 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.96% 27.04% 30.03%
Number of salaries quoted 693 492 434
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

ISEB
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Birmingham

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Birmingham

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 37 (34.26%) Project Management
2 30 (27.78%) Business Analysis
3 28 (25.93%) Finance
4 26 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 22 (20.37%) ITIL
6 22 (20.37%) Scrum
7 20 (18.52%) Degree
7 20 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (17.59%) Transition Management
8 19 (17.59%) Use Case
9 18 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (16.67%) Service Management
9 18 (16.67%) ITSM
9 18 (16.67%) UML
10 17 (15.74%) ISTQB
10 17 (15.74%) Waterfall
11 16 (14.81%) Security Cleared
11 16 (14.81%) BPMN
11 16 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
12 15 (13.89%) Data Modelling
12 15 (13.89%) QA
12 15 (13.89%) Test Scripting
12 15 (13.89%) Requirements Management
12 15 (13.89%) IDEF
12 15 (13.89%) Software Testing
12 15 (13.89%) SC Cleared
12 15 (13.89%) Logical Data Model
13 13 (12.04%) Business Development
13 13 (12.04%) Law

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 11 (10.19%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.70%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) SAN
1 5 (4.63%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (5.56%) Selenium
2 4 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (1.85%) JIRA
4 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.93%) Ranorex
4 1 (0.93%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.93%) JUnit
4 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
General
1 28 (25.93%) Finance
2 13 (12.04%) Law
3 9 (8.33%) Retail
4 6 (5.56%) Billing
5 4 (3.70%) Banking
6 3 (2.78%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.93%) Automotive
7 1 (0.93%) Games
Job Titles
1 66 (61.11%) Analyst
2 42 (38.89%) Business Analyst
3 21 (19.44%) Test Analyst
4 19 (17.59%) Senior Analyst
4 19 (17.59%) Transition Manager
5 16 (14.81%) Architect
6 15 (13.89%) Senior Business Analyst
7 12 (11.11%) Service Manager
7 12 (11.11%) Senior Manager
7 12 (11.11%) Service Transition Manager
8 11 (10.19%) Business Architect
8 11 (10.19%) Senior Architect
9 10 (9.26%) Tester
10 9 (8.33%) Senior Service Manager
11 5 (4.63%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 5 (4.63%) Financial Business Analyst
11 5 (4.63%) Test Manager
11 5 (4.63%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
12 4 (3.70%) Data Centre Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.85%) XML
2 1 (0.93%) XSD
2 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.93%) .NET
2 1 (0.93%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.56%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.85%) Open Source
4 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.93%) Statistics
5 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.93%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.93%) UNIX
1 1 (0.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (34.26%) Project Management
2 30 (27.78%) Business Analysis
3 26 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 22 (20.37%) Scrum
5 22 (20.37%) ITIL
6 19 (17.59%) Use Case
6 19 (17.59%) Transition Management
7 18 (16.67%) ITSM
7 18 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (16.67%) UML
7 18 (16.67%) Service Management
8 17 (15.74%) Waterfall
9 16 (14.81%) BPMN
9 16 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
10 15 (13.89%) Requirements Management
10 15 (13.89%) Test Scripting
10 15 (13.89%) Logical Data Model
10 15 (13.89%) Data Modelling
10 15 (13.89%) IDEF
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.56%) SQL
2 2 (1.85%) Java
3 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.93%) C
3 1 (0.93%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (18.52%) Degree
2 17 (15.74%) ISTQB
3 16 (14.81%) Security Cleared
4 15 (13.89%) SC Cleared
5 10 (9.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (8.33%) CBAP
7 3 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.93%) ACCA
8 1 (0.93%) CIMA
8 1 (0.93%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (12.04%) HP
2 9 (8.33%) VMware
2 9 (8.33%) Cisco
2 9 (8.33%) Citrix
3 7 (6.48%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.63%) EMC
4 5 (4.63%) Juniper
4 5 (4.63%) CheckPoint
5 4 (3.70%) Symantec
6 2 (1.85%) IBM
6 2 (1.85%) Telerik
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle
7 1 (0.93%) SAP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Comprehensive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Marine Information Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Dependant upon experience + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago