The first table below looks at the demand for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 29 July 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 68 115 68
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -47
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 115 56 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.07% 1.75% 3.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.00% 6.86% 11.87%
Number of salaries quoted 93 36 102
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -20.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £22,500 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1045 816 1087
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.93% 25.55% 31.93%
Number of salaries quoted 872 679 913
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
ISEB
England

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

ISEB
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

ISEB Salary Trend in the East Midlands

ISEB
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

ISEB
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +27 52 £32,500 +4.83% 1
Northamptonshire +8 31 £32,500 +10.16% 6
Leicestershire -1 15 £34,000 +23.63%
Derbyshire -6 11 £30,000 -14.28%
Lincolnshire +18 5 £33,500 -21.17%
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 56 (27.72%) Automated Testing
2 54 (26.73%) SQL
3 52 (25.74%) ISTQB
3 52 (25.74%) QA
4 47 (23.27%) Finance
5 42 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (20.79%) Test Scripting
6 37 (18.32%) Selenium
6 37 (18.32%) Business Analysis
7 36 (17.82%) Software Testing
7 36 (17.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 35 (17.33%) Degree
9 34 (16.83%) User Acceptance Testing
10 33 (16.34%) C#
11 30 (14.85%) XML
12 28 (13.86%) Project Management
12 28 (13.86%) Java
13 27 (13.37%) Windows
14 26 (12.87%) NUnit
14 26 (12.87%) Test Automation
15 24 (11.88%) PRINCE2
16 22 (10.89%) Test Strategy
17 21 (10.40%) Test Management
18 19 (9.41%) Scrum
19 17 (8.42%) Quality Management
19 17 (8.42%) SQL Server
19 17 (8.42%) Microsoft
19 17 (8.42%) IIBA
20 16 (7.92%) Automation Testing
20 16 (7.92%) Manual Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.99%) Apache
1 2 (0.99%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (2.97%) MS Office
1 6 (2.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.50%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.50%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.50%) ISDN
1 1 (0.50%) VoIP
1 1 (0.50%) DHCP
1 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.50%) DNS
1 1 (0.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.96%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.99%) MySQL
3 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.99%) DTS
3 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.50%) Big Data
4 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 37 (18.32%) Selenium
2 26 (12.87%) NUnit
3 14 (6.93%) JUnit
3 14 (6.93%) TestComplete
4 12 (5.94%) Karma Test Runner
5 6 (2.97%) WebDriver
5 6 (2.97%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (2.97%) Jasmine
6 4 (1.98%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.49%) TestDirector
7 3 (1.49%) JIRA
7 3 (1.49%) TestPartner
7 3 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.99%) Mocha
8 2 (0.99%) Toad
9 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.50%) Lombardi
9 1 (0.50%) Ranorex
9 1 (0.50%) WebLOAD
General
1 47 (23.27%) Finance
2 7 (3.47%) Retail
3 4 (1.98%) Marketing
3 4 (1.98%) Banking
4 3 (1.49%) Law
5 2 (0.99%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 133 (65.84%) Analyst
2 77 (38.12%) Test Analyst
3 38 (18.81%) Business Analyst
4 29 (14.36%) Senior Analyst
5 26 (12.87%) Tester
6 19 (9.41%) Software Test Analyst
7 18 (8.91%) Software Tester
8 17 (8.42%) Systems Analyst
9 14 (6.93%) Developer
9 14 (6.93%) Test Engineer
9 14 (6.93%) Automated Test Developer
10 13 (6.44%) Senior Systems Analyst
11 12 (5.94%) Test Manager
12 10 (4.95%) Senior Test Analyst
13 8 (3.96%) Software Test Engineer
13 8 (3.96%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 8 (3.96%) Software Engineer
14 6 (2.97%) Junior
14 6 (2.97%) Senior Tester
14 6 (2.97%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (14.85%) XML
2 16 (7.92%) XSD
3 10 (4.95%) HTML
3 10 (4.95%) Web Services
4 9 (4.46%) .NET
5 5 (2.48%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.49%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.99%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.50%) Velocity
8 1 (0.50%) RESTful
8 1 (0.50%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.46%) Firmware
1 9 (4.46%) Management Information System
1 9 (4.46%) VHDL
2 8 (3.96%) Mainframe
2 8 (3.96%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.97%) NHS
4 3 (1.49%) PMI
5 2 (0.99%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.50%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.50%) FMCG
6 1 (0.50%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.37%) Windows
2 7 (3.47%) UNIX
3 5 (2.48%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.49%) Windows Vista
4 3 (1.49%) Linux
4 3 (1.49%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.99%) Solaris
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (27.72%) Automated Testing
2 42 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (20.79%) Test Scripting
3 37 (18.32%) Business Analysis
4 36 (17.82%) Software Testing
5 34 (16.83%) User Acceptance Testing
6 28 (13.86%) Project Management
7 26 (12.87%) Test Automation
8 24 (11.88%) PRINCE2
9 22 (10.89%) Test Strategy
10 21 (10.40%) Test Management
11 19 (9.41%) Scrum
12 17 (8.42%) Quality Management
13 16 (7.92%) Manual Testing
13 16 (7.92%) Automation Testing
14 15 (7.43%) Regression Testing
15 14 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (6.93%) Integration Testing
15 14 (6.93%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
16 12 (5.94%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (26.73%) SQL
2 33 (16.34%) C#
3 28 (13.86%) Java
4 16 (7.92%) JavaScript
5 10 (4.95%) C++
6 9 (4.46%) C
6 9 (4.46%) Python
7 4 (1.98%) VB
8 3 (1.49%) VBScript
9 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.50%) Perl
9 1 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 52 (25.74%) ISTQB
2 36 (17.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 35 (17.33%) Degree
4 17 (8.42%) IIBA
5 15 (7.43%) CBAP
6 3 (1.49%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.99%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (0.99%) CCNA
7 2 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.50%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.50%) MCTS
8 1 (0.50%) MCITP
8 1 (0.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (25.74%) QA
2 2 (0.99%) SLA
Systems Management
1 15 (7.43%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.97%) Control-M
Vendors
1 17 (8.42%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.94%) Oracle
3 9 (4.46%) HP
4 3 (1.49%) SAP
5 2 (0.99%) JBoss
5 2 (0.99%) VMware
6 1 (0.50%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.50%) IBM
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