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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 69 32 73
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +41
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 19 83 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.87% 6.37% 3.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.92% 25.78% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 74 51
Median salary £30,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%

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
240 322 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.65% 24.69% 24.57%
Number of salaries quoted 150 276 370
Median salary £38,500 £35,656 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.97% -10.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £52,500
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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -17 10 £30,250 -24.37%
Chester -5 4 £29,000 +1.75% 1
Crewe -10 3 £37,500 +4.16%
Wilmslow -19 1 £55,000 +83.33%
ISEB
North West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 35 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 27 (38.57%) ITIL
4 25 (35.71%) SQL
4 25 (35.71%) Finance
4 25 (35.71%) Software Testing
5 24 (34.29%) Regression Testing
6 17 (24.29%) Defect Management
7 16 (22.86%) Process Improvement
7 16 (22.86%) QA
8 15 (21.43%) Manual Testing
8 15 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (20.00%) Line Management
9 14 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (18.57%) Service Delivery
11 12 (17.14%) Windows
11 12 (17.14%) Performance Testing
11 12 (17.14%) JIRA
11 12 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (17.14%) Mentoring
12 11 (15.71%) HP Quality Center
12 11 (15.71%) Release Management
12 11 (15.71%) MSTest
12 11 (15.71%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (15.71%) HP UFT
13 10 (14.29%) SMS
13 10 (14.29%) SLA
13 10 (14.29%) Flash
13 10 (14.29%) ITSM

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 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (17.14%) JIRA
1 12 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (15.71%) HP UFT
2 11 (15.71%) MSTest
3 2 (2.86%) Bugzilla
3 2 (2.86%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.43%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.43%) Selenium
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.43%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (35.71%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Banking
2 5 (7.14%) Corporate Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Advertising
4 1 (1.43%) Billing
4 1 (1.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (61.43%) Analyst
2 39 (55.71%) Tester
3 31 (44.29%) Test Analyst
4 17 (24.29%) Software Tester
5 15 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
5 15 (21.43%) Software Analyst
5 15 (21.43%) Software Test Analyst
6 14 (20.00%) QA Analyst
6 14 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
7 12 (17.14%) QA Tester
7 12 (17.14%) Software QA Tester
8 10 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
8 10 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
8 10 (14.29%) Service Manager
8 10 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
9 9 (12.86%) Business Analyst
9 9 (12.86%) Lead Test Analyst
9 9 (12.86%) Lead Tester
9 9 (12.86%) Test Leader
10 8 (11.43%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.29%) Flash
2 3 (4.29%) .NET
3 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 10 (14.29%) Statistics
2 5 (7.14%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.86%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.14%) Windows
2 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 27 (38.57%) ITIL
4 25 (35.71%) Software Testing
5 24 (34.29%) Regression Testing
6 17 (24.29%) Defect Management
7 16 (22.86%) Process Improvement
8 15 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (21.43%) Manual Testing
9 14 (20.00%) Line Management
9 14 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (18.57%) Service Delivery
11 12 (17.14%) Mentoring
11 12 (17.14%) Performance Testing
12 11 (15.71%) Release Management
12 11 (15.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (14.29%) Business Development
13 10 (14.29%) Financial Modelling
13 10 (14.29%) ITSM
13 10 (14.29%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (8.57%) ISTQB
3 5 (7.14%) IIBA
4 1 (1.43%) Degree
4 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.86%) QA
2 10 (14.29%) SLA
3 3 (4.29%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 11 (15.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (14.29%) Cadence
2 5 (7.14%) Cognizant
2 5 (7.14%) HP
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.43%) RedGate
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