The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 79 82 61
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -21
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 110 109 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.00% 3.16% 3.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.20% 11.05% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 101 65 111
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,350 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
ISEB
England

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

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1078 986 1040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.37% 28.59% 34.72%
Number of salaries quoted 902 820 898
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
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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
Northamptonshire +11 45 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Nottinghamshire -35 26 £32,500 - 4
Leicestershire +13 14 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Derbyshire +3 8 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Lincolnshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 81 (35.22%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (27.39%) ISTQB
3 59 (25.65%) QA
4 54 (23.48%) Degree
5 52 (22.61%) Test Scripting
6 50 (21.74%) Business Analysis
7 46 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 46 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 45 (19.57%) Finance
9 44 (19.13%) Analytical Skills
10 41 (17.83%) SQL
11 34 (14.78%) Selenium
11 34 (14.78%) Manual Testing
12 30 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
12 30 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 29 (12.61%) C#
14 28 (12.17%) Java
14 28 (12.17%) Project Management
15 26 (11.30%) Regression Testing
16 25 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
17 24 (10.43%) Retail
17 24 (10.43%) Automation Testing
18 23 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
18 23 (10.00%) Test Strategy
18 23 (10.00%) PRINCE2
19 22 (9.57%) XML
20 21 (9.13%) CBAP
21 20 (8.70%) Scrum
22 19 (8.26%) Computer Science
23 18 (7.83%) Mentoring

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (0.87%) JBoss
1 2 (0.87%) Apache
1 2 (0.87%) Tomcat
1 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.30%) MS Office
1 3 (1.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.87%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.43%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.43%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.43%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.43%) ISDN
1 1 (0.43%) VoIP
1 1 (0.43%) HTTP
1 1 (0.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.74%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.87%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.87%) MySQL
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 34 (14.78%) Selenium
2 16 (6.96%) NUnit
3 9 (3.91%) JUnit
3 9 (3.91%) TestComplete
4 8 (3.48%) WebDriver
5 7 (3.04%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (1.74%) Jasmine
6 4 (1.74%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.74%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (1.74%) JIRA
7 3 (1.30%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.30%) Ranorex
7 3 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.87%) Toad
8 2 (0.87%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.43%) TestPartner
9 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
General
1 45 (19.57%) Finance
2 24 (10.43%) Retail
3 13 (5.65%) Banking
4 7 (3.04%) Retail Banking
5 6 (2.61%) Marketing
6 3 (1.30%) Law
7 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.87%) Advertising
7 2 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.43%) Local Government
8 1 (0.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 141 (61.30%) Analyst
2 70 (30.43%) Test Analyst
3 57 (24.78%) Business Analyst
4 40 (17.39%) Tester
5 35 (15.22%) Senior Analyst
6 24 (10.43%) Software Tester
7 21 (9.13%) Software Test Analyst
8 17 (7.39%) Test Manager
9 14 (6.09%) Consultant
9 14 (6.09%) Senior Test Analyst
9 14 (6.09%) Senior Tester
9 14 (6.09%) Test Consultant
10 13 (5.65%) Senior Business Analyst
11 12 (5.22%) Test Leader
12 11 (4.78%) Senior Test Consultant
12 11 (4.78%) Senior Consultant
13 10 (4.35%) Test Engineer
14 9 (3.91%) Systems Analyst
15 8 (3.48%) Senior Systems Analyst
16 7 (3.04%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (9.57%) XML
2 13 (5.65%) HTML
3 10 (4.35%) XSD
3 10 (4.35%) Web Services
4 6 (2.61%) .NET
5 3 (1.30%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.30%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.30%) HTML5
5 3 (1.30%) Gherkin
6 2 (0.87%) WCF
6 2 (0.87%) WPF
6 2 (0.87%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.43%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 44 (19.13%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.26%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.61%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.61%) VHDL
4 4 (1.74%) NHS
5 3 (1.30%) PMI
5 3 (1.30%) Credit Risk
5 3 (1.30%) User Experience
6 2 (0.87%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.87%) Open Source
6 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.43%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.43%) Online Games
7 1 (0.43%) FMCG
7 1 (0.43%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.43%) EPoS
7 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.96%) Windows
2 12 (5.22%) UNIX
3 4 (1.74%) Linux
4 3 (1.30%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.87%) Solaris
6 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (35.22%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (22.61%) Test Scripting
3 50 (21.74%) Business Analysis
4 46 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 46 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 34 (14.78%) Manual Testing
6 30 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
7 28 (12.17%) Project Management
8 26 (11.30%) Regression Testing
9 25 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (10.43%) Automation Testing
11 23 (10.00%) PRINCE2
11 23 (10.00%) Test Strategy
12 20 (8.70%) Scrum
13 18 (7.83%) Mentoring
14 17 (7.39%) Test Automation
14 17 (7.39%) Test Management
15 14 (6.09%) Functional Testing
16 13 (5.65%) Continuous Improvement
17 12 (5.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 41 (17.83%) SQL
2 29 (12.61%) C#
3 28 (12.17%) Java
4 12 (5.22%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.91%) C++
6 7 (3.04%) VBScript
7 6 (2.61%) Python
7 6 (2.61%) C
8 5 (2.17%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.17%) VB
9 3 (1.30%) Ruby
9 3 (1.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 63 (27.39%) ISTQB
2 54 (23.48%) Degree
3 30 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 21 (9.13%) CBAP
5 13 (5.65%) IIBA
6 3 (1.30%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (1.30%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.43%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.43%) HND
8 1 (0.43%) CCNA
8 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (25.65%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (2.61%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 23 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (6.52%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.65%) Oracle
3 11 (4.78%) SAP
4 10 (4.35%) HP
5 2 (0.87%) Pegasus
5 2 (0.87%) Sage
5 2 (0.87%) VMware
6 1 (0.43%) IBM
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-40,000+ Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K PA
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham
University of Nottingham
Salary: £48,743 - £58,172
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + 35 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East Midlands
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Derby
Smart Recruit Online
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago