The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 46 27 45
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +18
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 8 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 2.60% 2.42% 1.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.25% 7.46% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 6
Average salary £30,000 £52,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +47.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -
ISEB
Derbyshire

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

Qualifications Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
97 67 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 31.49% 32.37% 29.50%
Number of salaries quoted 53 57 91
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Derby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

ISEB
Salary Trend in Derby

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Derby

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 16 (94.12%) QA
2 15 (88.24%) ISTQB
3 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (76.47%) Automated Testing
4 12 (70.59%) Selenium
5 11 (64.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (58.82%) TestComplete
6 10 (58.82%) Test Automation
6 10 (58.82%) Quality Management
6 10 (58.82%) C#
7 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
8 8 (47.06%) Software Testing
8 8 (47.06%) NUnit
8 8 (47.06%) Karma Test Runner
9 7 (41.18%) Test Strategy
9 7 (41.18%) Scrum
10 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (29.41%) Jasmine
12 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
12 4 (23.53%) NHS
13 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
13 3 (17.65%) SQL
13 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
13 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
14 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (11.76%) XML
14 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
15 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
15 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
15 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Selenium
2 10 (58.82%) TestComplete
3 8 (47.06%) NUnit
3 8 (47.06%) Karma Test Runner
4 5 (29.41%) Jasmine
5 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Analyst
1 15 (88.24%) Test Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Software Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Tester
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Tester
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Software Tester
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) QA Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
5 2 (11.76%) QA Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) NHS
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (76.47%) Automated Testing
2 11 (64.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (58.82%) Quality Management
3 10 (58.82%) Test Automation
4 8 (47.06%) Software Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Scrum
5 7 (41.18%) Test Strategy
6 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
8 1 (5.88%) System Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
8 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (94.12%) QA