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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 47 45 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 7 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.97% 1.50% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.86% 9.09% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 2
Average salary £40,000 £34,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.78% +7.03%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.40%
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
59 55 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 16.57% 16.52% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 44 49 55
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £47,500 £46,414
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 February 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 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Project Management
2 9 (42.86%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) XML
2 9 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (38.10%) ISTQB
3 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
3 8 (38.10%) CSS
3 8 (38.10%) CRM
3 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
3 8 (38.10%) C#
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
4 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (33.33%) QA
4 7 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 6 (28.57%) SOA
6 5 (23.81%) Six Sigma
6 5 (23.81%) MS Visio
6 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
6 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (23.81%) Lean Six Sigma
6 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
7 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
7 4 (19.05%) UML
7 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
7 4 (19.05%) MS Project
7 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
8 3 (14.29%) PMI

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (23.81%) MS Visio
2 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS Project
3 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) WinRunner
1 1 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Analyst
2 11 (52.38%) Business Analyst
3 9 (42.86%) Test Analyst
4 7 (33.33%) Project Manager
4 7 (33.33%) Business Project Manager
4 7 (33.33%) Business Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
1 9 (42.86%) XML
2 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
2 8 (38.10%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) PMI
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Project Management
1 9 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (38.10%) CRM
3 6 (28.57%) SOA
4 5 (23.81%) Six Sigma
4 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
4 5 (23.81%) Lean Six Sigma
4 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
5 4 (19.05%) UML
5 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.76%) Document Management
7 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Use Case
7 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) C#
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
1 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
2 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) ISTQB
2 7 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (14.29%) PMI Certification
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (4.76%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft