The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 22 17 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 5 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.57% 10.09% 1.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.83% 34.38% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 3
Median salary £34,000 £30,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.47% -26.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -3.89%

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

Qualifications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
24 32 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 17.14% 29.36% 23.03%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 34
Median salary £34,000 £30,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.47% -32.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

ISEB
Salary Trend in Chester

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Chester

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Chester region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Advertising
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 1 (12.50%) Selenium
6 1 (12.50%) ReSharper
6 1 (12.50%) QA
6 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
6 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 1 (12.50%) RedGate
6 1 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Games
6 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 1 (12.50%) MVC
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 1 (12.50%) Windows

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) ReSharper
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Test Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Software Tester
2 4 (50.00%) Tester
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Software Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) RedGate
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
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