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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 66 66 69
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 82 66 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.33% 3.61% 3.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.88% 11.40% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27 46 45
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +8.21%
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
690 579 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.98% 31.64% 27.69%
Number of salaries quoted 455 443 437
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 29 April 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Birmingham

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 46 (35.94%) Data Centre
2 44 (34.38%) ITIL
3 43 (33.59%) PRINCE2
4 40 (31.25%) Degree
5 34 (26.56%) Presales
5 34 (26.56%) SQL
5 34 (26.56%) Project Management
6 32 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 32 (25.00%) Service Management
7 29 (22.66%) TOGAF
8 28 (21.88%) Business Development
8 28 (21.88%) Test Management
8 28 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 27 (21.09%) Test Strategy
9 27 (21.09%) Non-Functional Testing
10 26 (20.31%) Test Automation
11 25 (19.53%) Computer Science
11 25 (19.53%) Line Management
11 25 (19.53%) Service Delivery
11 25 (19.53%) Finance
12 24 (18.75%) ISTQB
12 24 (18.75%) Security Testing
13 22 (17.19%) Software Engineering
14 21 (16.41%) Zachman Framework
14 21 (16.41%) CRM
14 21 (16.41%) Requirements Analysis
14 21 (16.41%) Technical Architecture
14 21 (16.41%) Analytical Skills
15 20 (15.63%) CMDB
15 20 (15.63%) IBM

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.25%) Apache
2 3 (2.34%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (11.72%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.34%) MS Office
3 2 (1.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.78%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.16%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (10.16%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (10.16%) IaaS
1 13 (10.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (10.16%) PaaS
2 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (15.63%) DB2
2 20 (15.63%) MySQL
3 2 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.56%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 10 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.91%) Selenium
4 3 (2.34%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.56%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.56%) JIRA
5 2 (1.56%) JMeter
5 2 (1.56%) JUnit
5 2 (1.56%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.78%) TestPartner
6 1 (0.78%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (19.53%) Finance
2 20 (15.63%) Publishing
3 17 (13.28%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.47%) Law
5 5 (3.91%) Games
6 4 (3.13%) Banking
7 3 (2.34%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.78%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (22.66%) Analyst
2 27 (21.09%) Test Manager
3 16 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 16 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 16 (12.50%) Test Validation Manager
3 16 (12.50%) Transition Manager
4 12 (9.38%) Architect
4 12 (9.38%) Business Analyst
4 12 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (7.81%) Project Manager
6 9 (7.03%) SQL Analyst
6 9 (7.03%) Test Leader
7 8 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
8 7 (5.47%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (4.69%) Junior
9 6 (4.69%) Senior Business Analyst
9 6 (4.69%) UAT Lead
9 6 (4.69%) UAT Test Lead
10 5 (3.91%) IT Manager
11 4 (3.13%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (35.94%) Data Centre
2 25 (19.53%) Computer Science
3 21 (16.41%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (15.63%) CMDB
5 15 (11.72%) Life Science
6 8 (6.25%) Clustering
7 4 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.13%) Statistics
8 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.78%) NHS
8 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.81%) Windows
2 8 (6.25%) AIX
2 8 (6.25%) Linux
2 8 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (6.25%) Solaris
2 8 (6.25%) SUSE
2 8 (6.25%) Unix
2 8 (6.25%) Windows 10
2 8 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 8 (6.25%) Windows 8
2 8 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (34.38%) ITIL
2 43 (33.59%) PRINCE2
3 34 (26.56%) Presales
3 34 (26.56%) Project Management
4 32 (25.00%) Service Management
5 29 (22.66%) TOGAF
6 28 (21.88%) Business Development
6 28 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 28 (21.88%) Test Management
7 27 (21.09%) Non-Functional Testing
7 27 (21.09%) Test Strategy
8 26 (20.31%) Test Automation
9 25 (19.53%) Line Management
9 25 (19.53%) Service Delivery
10 24 (18.75%) Security Testing
11 22 (17.19%) Software Engineering
12 21 (16.41%) CRM
12 21 (16.41%) Requirements Analysis
12 21 (16.41%) Technical Architecture
12 21 (16.41%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 34 (26.56%) SQL
2 8 (6.25%) Perl
2 8 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.78%) C#
3 1 (0.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 40 (31.25%) Degree
2 24 (18.75%) ISTQB
3 12 (9.38%) PMI Certification
3 12 (9.38%) PMP
4 7 (5.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (4.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.78%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.03%) QA
2 4 (3.13%) SLA
3 3 (2.34%) Solvency II
4 2 (1.56%) Basel II
System Software
1 13 (10.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (10.16%) SCVMM
2 8 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 8 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (6.25%) Oracle ZFS
2 8 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (6.25%) Unicenter
3 4 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.78%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.78%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (15.63%) IBM
1 20 (15.63%) Microsoft
1 20 (15.63%) Oracle
2 15 (11.72%) HP
3 13 (10.16%) VMware
4 12 (9.38%) BMC
4 12 (9.38%) CheckPoint
4 12 (9.38%) Cisco
4 12 (9.38%) Citrix
4 12 (9.38%) EMC
4 12 (9.38%) Juniper
4 12 (9.38%) NetApp
5 8 (6.25%) CA
5 8 (6.25%) Sun
5 8 (6.25%) Veritas
6 4 (3.13%) Cadence
7 1 (0.78%) Twitter
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