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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 38 41 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 19 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 4.37% 2.49% 6.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% 20.93% 32.84%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 11
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £37,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
76 43 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 17.47% 11.91% 18.82%
Number of salaries quoted 66 38 46
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Bradford

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 42 (47.19%) Stakeholder Management
2 38 (42.70%) QA
3 36 (40.45%) System Integration Testing
4 28 (31.46%) User Acceptance Testing
4 28 (31.46%) Finance
5 24 (26.97%) Microsoft
6 21 (23.60%) HP UFT
6 21 (23.60%) ISTQB
7 18 (20.22%) SQL
8 17 (19.10%) C#
8 17 (19.10%) JavaScript
8 17 (19.10%) ASP.NET
8 17 (19.10%) CSS
8 17 (19.10%) XML
8 17 (19.10%) .NET
8 17 (19.10%) Project Planning
8 17 (19.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 15 (16.85%) Supplier Management
9 15 (16.85%) Test Management
9 15 (16.85%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (15.73%) SQL Server
10 14 (15.73%) T-SQL
10 14 (15.73%) Management Information System
10 14 (15.73%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (15.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (15.73%) Business Analysis
11 13 (14.61%) Non-Functional Testing
11 13 (14.61%) LoadRunner
11 13 (14.61%) ITIL
11 13 (14.61%) Visual Studio

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 11 (12.36%) MS Office
1 11 (12.36%) MS Excel
1 11 (12.36%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.85%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (15.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (15.73%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (23.60%) HP UFT
2 14 (15.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (14.61%) Visual Studio
3 13 (14.61%) LoadRunner
4 8 (8.99%) Selenium
General
1 28 (31.46%) Finance
2 3 (3.37%) Banking
3 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (68.54%) Analyst
2 33 (37.08%) Test Analyst
3 19 (21.35%) Senior Analyst
4 16 (17.98%) Senior Test Analyst
5 15 (16.85%) Lead Test Analyst
5 15 (16.85%) Test Leader
6 14 (15.73%) QA Analyst
6 14 (15.73%) Business Analyst
7 13 (14.61%) Test Manager
8 8 (8.99%) Test Coordinator
8 8 (8.99%) Coordinator
8 8 (8.99%) Financial Business Analyst
9 5 (5.62%) Tester
10 4 (4.49%) Software Tester
10 4 (4.49%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 4 (4.49%) Agile Business Analyst
11 3 (3.37%) Senior Software Tester
11 3 (3.37%) Banking Business Analyst
11 3 (3.37%) Senior Tester
11 3 (3.37%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.10%) .NET
1 17 (19.10%) ASP.NET
1 17 (19.10%) CSS
1 17 (19.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.19%) Stakeholder Management
2 36 (40.45%) System Integration Testing
3 28 (31.46%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (19.10%) Project Planning
5 15 (16.85%) Supplier Management
5 15 (16.85%) Test Management
6 14 (15.73%) Business Analysis
7 13 (14.61%) ITIL
7 13 (14.61%) Non-Functional Testing
8 11 (12.36%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (12.36%) Integration Testing
9 9 (10.11%) Software Testing
10 6 (6.74%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (4.49%) SOA
11 4 (4.49%) Test Scripting
11 4 (4.49%) Test Automation
12 3 (3.37%) SDLC
12 3 (3.37%) Data Analysis
12 3 (3.37%) Six Sigma
12 3 (3.37%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.22%) SQL
2 17 (19.10%) C#
2 17 (19.10%) JavaScript
3 14 (15.73%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (23.60%) ISTQB
2 17 (19.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (42.70%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (26.97%) Microsoft