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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 83 67 90
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +23
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 49 63 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.15% 2.92% 1.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.31% 9.94% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 47 59 16
Average salary £46,500 £33,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -2.08%
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
777 634 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.14% 29.41% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 674 571 397
Average salary £50,000 £47,300 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.70% +5.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 17 September 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Birmingham

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 42 (39.25%) Project Management
2 34 (31.78%) ITIL
3 33 (30.84%) PRINCE2
4 30 (28.04%) Transition Management
5 29 (27.10%) Service Management
6 28 (26.17%) ITSM
7 25 (23.36%) Finance
8 24 (22.43%) Business Development
9 23 (21.50%) Law
10 22 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (19.63%) Degree
12 19 (17.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (17.76%) Business Analysis
13 18 (16.82%) User Acceptance Testing
13 18 (16.82%) Test Scripting
13 18 (16.82%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (15.89%) ISTQB
15 16 (14.95%) HP Quality Center
15 16 (14.95%) Waterfall
16 14 (13.08%) Software Testing
16 14 (13.08%) Use Case
17 13 (12.15%) UML
17 13 (12.15%) Scrum
17 13 (12.15%) SC Cleared
17 13 (12.15%) Security Cleared
18 12 (11.21%) Data Modelling
18 12 (11.21%) IDEF
18 12 (11.21%) Requirements Management
18 12 (11.21%) BPMN
19 11 (10.28%) SQL

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 6 (5.61%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.74%) MS Office
3 3 (2.80%) MS Project
3 3 (2.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.93%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.80%) MySQL
2 2 (1.87%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (6.54%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (2.80%) LoadRunner
2 3 (2.80%) Selenium
3 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.93%) Ranorex
3 1 (0.93%) JIRA
3 1 (0.93%) JUnit
3 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
General
1 25 (23.36%) Finance
2 23 (21.50%) Law
3 8 (7.48%) Banking
4 6 (5.61%) Retail
5 4 (3.74%) Billing
6 3 (2.80%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.93%) Games
7 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.93%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 56 (52.34%) Analyst
2 31 (28.97%) Business Analyst
3 30 (28.04%) Senior Manager
3 30 (28.04%) Transition Manager
4 24 (22.43%) Test Analyst
5 17 (15.89%) Senior Analyst
6 15 (14.02%) Service Manager
6 15 (14.02%) Senior Service Manager
6 15 (14.02%) Service Transition Manager
7 12 (11.21%) Senior Architect
7 12 (11.21%) Senior Business Analyst
7 12 (11.21%) Architect
7 12 (11.21%) Business Architect
8 10 (9.35%) Test Manager
9 6 (5.61%) Tester
10 5 (4.67%) Senior Test Analyst
10 5 (4.67%) Financial Business Analyst
10 5 (4.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 4 (3.74%) Banking Business Analyst
11 4 (3.74%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.87%) XML
2 1 (0.93%) XSD
2 1 (0.93%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.74%) Smart Meter
3 3 (2.80%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.87%) AS400
5 1 (0.93%) Statistics
5 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.80%) UNIX
2 2 (1.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (39.25%) Project Management
2 34 (31.78%) ITIL
3 33 (30.84%) PRINCE2
4 30 (28.04%) Transition Management
5 29 (27.10%) Service Management
6 28 (26.17%) ITSM
7 24 (22.43%) Business Development
8 22 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (17.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (17.76%) Business Analysis
10 18 (16.82%) User Acceptance Testing
10 18 (16.82%) Test Scripting
11 16 (14.95%) Waterfall
12 14 (13.08%) Use Case
12 14 (13.08%) Software Testing
13 13 (12.15%) Scrum
13 13 (12.15%) UML
14 12 (11.21%) Data Modelling
14 12 (11.21%) Requirements Management
14 12 (11.21%) IDEF
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.28%) SQL
2 5 (4.67%) Java
3 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (19.63%) Degree
2 17 (15.89%) ISTQB
3 13 (12.15%) SC Cleared
3 13 (12.15%) Security Cleared
4 11 (10.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (5.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (4.67%) ISEB Practitioner
7 4 (3.74%) CBAP
8 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.93%) ACCA
8 1 (0.93%) CIMA
8 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.28%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (14.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (7.48%) HP
2 7 (6.54%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.74%) Cisco
3 4 (3.74%) Citrix
3 4 (3.74%) Symantec
3 4 (3.74%) VMware
4 3 (2.80%) Oracle
4 3 (2.80%) SAP
5 1 (0.93%) Telerik
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