The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 54 56 66
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 42 62 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.70% 4.30% 3.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.85% 19.75% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 33 57 63
Median salary £33,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,900 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
ISEB
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
265 314 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.33% 21.79% 25.36%
Number of salaries quoted 198 277 412
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Cheshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Cheshire

ISEB
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -7 14 £30,500 -18.66%
Crewe -6 5 £38,750 +7.63%
Chester - 5 £30,000 - 2
Wilmslow -14 4 £31,000 -46.08%
ISEB
North West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 38 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (39.19%) Test Scripting
3 27 (36.49%) Software Testing
3 27 (36.49%) ITIL
4 26 (35.14%) Regression Testing
5 25 (33.78%) Finance
6 24 (32.43%) SQL
7 17 (22.97%) QA
8 16 (21.62%) Process Improvement
8 16 (21.62%) Defect Management
9 15 (20.27%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (20.27%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (18.92%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (18.92%) Manual Testing
10 14 (18.92%) Line Management
11 13 (17.57%) Service Delivery
12 12 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (16.22%) Windows
12 12 (16.22%) Mentoring
12 12 (16.22%) User Stories
12 12 (16.22%) JIRA
13 11 (14.86%) System Testing
13 11 (14.86%) Performance Testing
13 11 (14.86%) Release Management
13 11 (14.86%) Test Strategy
13 11 (14.86%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (14.86%) HP Quality Center
13 11 (14.86%) MSTest
13 11 (14.86%) HP UFT
14 10 (13.51%) Cadence

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 10 (13.51%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.51%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (16.22%) JIRA
2 11 (14.86%) HP UFT
2 11 (14.86%) MSTest
2 11 (14.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.70%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (1.35%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.35%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.35%) Selenium
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.35%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (33.78%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Banking
2 5 (6.76%) Corporate Banking
3 3 (4.05%) Advertising
4 1 (1.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (62.16%) Analyst
2 42 (56.76%) Tester
3 33 (44.59%) Test Analyst
4 18 (24.32%) Senior Analyst
5 17 (22.97%) Software Tester
6 15 (20.27%) QA Analyst
6 15 (20.27%) QA Test Analyst
6 15 (20.27%) Software Analyst
6 15 (20.27%) Software Test Analyst
7 13 (17.57%) Senior Test Analyst
8 12 (16.22%) QA Tester
8 12 (16.22%) Software QA Tester
9 11 (14.86%) Senior Tester
10 10 (13.51%) Business Analyst
10 10 (13.51%) Delivery Manager
10 10 (13.51%) Lead Test Analyst
10 10 (13.51%) Lead Tester
10 10 (13.51%) Service Manager
10 10 (13.51%) Services Delivery Manager
10 10 (13.51%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.51%) Flash
2 2 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Data Centre
1 10 (13.51%) Statistics
2 5 (6.76%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.22%) Windows
2 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (39.19%) Test Scripting
3 27 (36.49%) ITIL
3 27 (36.49%) Software Testing
4 26 (35.14%) Regression Testing
5 16 (21.62%) Defect Management
5 16 (21.62%) Process Improvement
6 15 (20.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (20.27%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (18.92%) Line Management
7 14 (18.92%) Manual Testing
8 13 (17.57%) Service Delivery
9 12 (16.22%) Mentoring
9 12 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (16.22%) User Stories
10 11 (14.86%) Performance Testing
10 11 (14.86%) Release Management
10 11 (14.86%) System Testing
10 11 (14.86%) Test Strategy
11 10 (13.51%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.43%) SQL
2 1 (1.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (18.92%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (6.76%) IIBA
3 4 (5.41%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.70%) Degree
5 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.97%) QA
2 10 (13.51%) SLA
3 3 (4.05%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 11 (14.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (13.51%) Cadence
2 5 (6.76%) Cognizant
2 5 (6.76%) HP
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.35%) RedGate
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