The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bradford region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 33 45 29
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 16 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 4.76% 1.07% 4.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% 5.41% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 9
Average salary £50,000 £33,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.25% -6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £34,700 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +0.69%
Qualifications Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
64 74 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 19.05% 19.79% 15.10%
Number of salaries quoted 49 68 49
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISEB
West Yorkshire

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 24 April 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Bradford

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 12 (46.15%) Software Testing
2 12 (46.15%) Test Scripting
3 10 (38.46%) HP
4 9 (34.62%) LoadRunner
4 9 (34.62%) Six Sigma
4 9 (34.62%) Investment Banking
4 9 (34.62%) Retail Banking
4 9 (34.62%) Project Planning
4 9 (34.62%) Degree
4 9 (34.62%) Telecoms
4 9 (34.62%) Banking
4 9 (34.62%) Retail
4 9 (34.62%) Business Analysis
5 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (23.08%) Lean Six Sigma
7 5 (19.23%) Validation
7 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (19.23%) Project Management
8 4 (15.38%) Scrum
8 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (11.54%) Regression Testing
9 3 (11.54%) Selenium
9 3 (11.54%) SQL
9 3 (11.54%) .NET
9 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
9 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
10 2 (7.69%) Test Management
10 2 (7.69%) C#

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) VLAN
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
1 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) LoadRunner
2 3 (11.54%) Selenium
2 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) FitNesse
3 1 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
General
1 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) Investment Banking
2 9 (34.62%) Retail Banking
2 9 (34.62%) Telecoms
2 9 (34.62%) Banking
2 9 (34.62%) Retail
3 2 (7.69%) Games
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) Business Analyst
3 9 (34.62%) Consultant
3 9 (34.62%) Performance Test Consultant
3 9 (34.62%) Test Consultant
3 9 (34.62%) Performance Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Business Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Test Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Test Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Functional Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Functional Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) QA Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Change Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Business Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Business Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) WSDL
2 1 (3.85%) SOAP
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Software Testing
1 12 (46.15%) Test Scripting
2 9 (34.62%) Six Sigma
2 9 (34.62%) Project Planning
2 9 (34.62%) Business Analysis
3 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (23.08%) Lean Six Sigma
5 5 (19.23%) Validation
5 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (19.23%) Project Management
6 4 (15.38%) Scrum
6 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.54%) Regression Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Test Management
8 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Process Management
9 1 (3.85%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Tcl
3 1 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) PHP
3 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) HP
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft