The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 47 28 39
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 12 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 2.68% 5.51% 4.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.67% 30.00% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 13
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
ISEB
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
61 70 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 13.65% 18.37% 17.76%
Number of salaries quoted 49 55 53
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £31,550 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

ISEB
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Bradford

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 18 (94.74%) Finance
2 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) Business Analysis
2 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (47.37%) Data Analysis
3 9 (47.37%) MS Visio
3 9 (47.37%) MS Office
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
4 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
5 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
5 4 (21.05%) Retail Banking
5 4 (21.05%) Project Planning
5 4 (21.05%) Degree
5 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 4 (21.05%) HP
5 4 (21.05%) LoadRunner
5 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
5 4 (21.05%) Banking
5 4 (21.05%) Retail
6 3 (15.79%) .NET
6 3 (15.79%) C#
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.79%) CSS
6 3 (15.79%) XML
6 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
6 3 (15.79%) QA

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
2 9 (47.37%) MS Visio
2 9 (47.37%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) LoadRunner
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (94.74%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Retail Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Analyst
2 11 (57.89%) Business Analyst
3 9 (47.37%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 9 (47.37%) Financial Business Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Test Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Consultant
5 4 (21.05%) Test Consultant
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Test Consultant
5 4 (21.05%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
1 3 (15.79%) CSS
1 3 (15.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Business Analysis
2 9 (47.37%) Data Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
4 4 (21.05%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.26%) SOA
6 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) RUP
6 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Coaching
6 1 (5.26%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
3 3 (15.79%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
3 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) HP