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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 83 75 64
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 108 105 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.96% 3.25% 3.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.08% 11.93% 11.75%
Number of salaries quoted 97 53 110
Average salary £33,500 £34,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.89% -14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,350 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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
1071 880 1089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.33% 27.27% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 879 716 933
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,396
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,200 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +9 43 £37,500 +10.61% 3
Nottinghamshire -31 32 £32,500 - 2
Leicestershire 0 13 £41,250 +3.12% 4
Derbyshire -13 8 £30,000 -42.85%
Lincolnshire - 5 £33,500 - 1
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (35.68%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (24.23%) QA
3 54 (23.79%) Finance
3 54 (23.79%) ISTQB
4 53 (23.35%) Automated Testing
5 51 (22.47%) Test Scripting
5 51 (22.47%) Analytical Skills
6 49 (21.59%) Business Analysis
7 47 (20.70%) SQL
8 43 (18.94%) Degree
9 38 (16.74%) Software Testing
10 37 (16.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 35 (15.42%) Selenium
12 34 (14.98%) Java
12 34 (14.98%) C#
12 34 (14.98%) XML
13 33 (14.54%) Regression Testing
14 31 (13.66%) User Acceptance Testing
15 28 (12.33%) Manual Testing
16 26 (11.45%) CBAP
17 25 (11.01%) Stakeholder Management
17 25 (11.01%) Project Management
18 24 (10.57%) PRINCE2
19 23 (10.13%) NUnit
19 23 (10.13%) Test Automation
20 22 (9.69%) Test Strategy
21 20 (8.81%) Retail
22 19 (8.37%) Test Management
23 18 (7.93%) HP Quality Center
23 18 (7.93%) Automation Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (0.88%) Apache
1 2 (0.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.20%) MS Office
1 5 (2.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.44%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.44%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.44%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.88%) SaaS
2 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.32%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.88%) MySQL
3 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 35 (15.42%) Selenium
2 23 (10.13%) NUnit
3 15 (6.61%) JUnit
4 10 (4.41%) TestComplete
5 8 (3.52%) Karma Test Runner
6 5 (2.20%) Jasmine
6 5 (2.20%) WebDriver
6 5 (2.20%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (1.76%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.32%) Ranorex
8 3 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.32%) JIRA
9 2 (0.88%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.88%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.88%) Toad
9 2 (0.88%) Mocha
10 1 (0.44%) TestPartner
General
1 54 (23.79%) Finance
2 20 (8.81%) Retail
3 13 (5.73%) Banking
4 7 (3.08%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.20%) Marketing
6 3 (1.32%) Law
7 2 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.88%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.44%) Games
8 1 (0.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 142 (62.56%) Analyst
2 74 (32.60%) Test Analyst
3 51 (22.47%) Business Analyst
4 36 (15.86%) Senior Analyst
5 35 (15.42%) Tester
6 24 (10.57%) Software Tester
7 22 (9.69%) Software Test Analyst
8 14 (6.17%) Developer
8 14 (6.17%) Systems Analyst
8 14 (6.17%) Test Manager
8 14 (6.17%) Automated Test Developer
9 13 (5.73%) Test Engineer
9 13 (5.73%) Senior Systems Analyst
10 12 (5.29%) Senior Test Analyst
11 11 (4.85%) Senior Business Analyst
12 9 (3.96%) Consultant
12 9 (3.96%) Senior Tester
12 9 (3.96%) Test Consultant
13 8 (3.52%) Software Test Engineer
13 8 (3.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (14.98%) XML
2 18 (7.93%) XSD
3 13 (5.73%) HTML
4 12 (5.29%) Web Services
5 10 (4.41%) .NET
6 5 (2.20%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.32%) Gherkin
7 3 (1.32%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (0.88%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.44%) HTML5
9 1 (0.44%) Velocity
9 1 (0.44%) WCF
9 1 (0.44%) WPF
9 1 (0.44%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 51 (22.47%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.17%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.96%) Firmware
3 9 (3.96%) VHDL
4 7 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.76%) NHS
6 3 (1.32%) PMI
7 2 (0.88%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.44%) FMCG
8 1 (0.44%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.44%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.44%) Online Games
8 1 (0.44%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.49%) Windows
2 10 (4.41%) UNIX
3 3 (1.32%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.88%) Solaris
4 2 (0.88%) Linux
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (35.68%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (23.35%) Automated Testing
3 51 (22.47%) Test Scripting
4 49 (21.59%) Business Analysis
5 38 (16.74%) Software Testing
6 33 (14.54%) Regression Testing
7 31 (13.66%) User Acceptance Testing
8 28 (12.33%) Manual Testing
9 25 (11.01%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (11.01%) Project Management
10 24 (10.57%) PRINCE2
11 23 (10.13%) Test Automation
12 22 (9.69%) Test Strategy
13 19 (8.37%) Test Management
14 18 (7.93%) Automation Testing
15 16 (7.05%) Mentoring
16 14 (6.17%) Scrum
16 14 (6.17%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
17 12 (5.29%) Quality Management
17 12 (5.29%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (20.70%) SQL
2 34 (14.98%) Java
2 34 (14.98%) C#
3 13 (5.73%) JavaScript
4 12 (5.29%) C++
5 9 (3.96%) C
5 9 (3.96%) Python
6 5 (2.20%) VB
7 3 (1.32%) Ruby
7 3 (1.32%) Perl
7 3 (1.32%) VBScript
8 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 54 (23.79%) ISTQB
2 43 (18.94%) Degree
3 37 (16.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 26 (11.45%) CBAP
5 17 (7.49%) IIBA
6 3 (1.32%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (1.32%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (24.23%) QA
2 2 (0.88%) SLA
Systems Management
1 18 (7.93%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.44%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (7.05%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.17%) Oracle
3 10 (4.41%) HP
4 7 (3.08%) SAP
5 2 (0.88%) JBoss
5 2 (0.88%) VMware
6 1 (0.44%) Sage
Leicestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + 35 days holiday
Posted: 4 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £38,000 to £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Unspecified Competitive basic, plus up to 20% bonus, private healthcar
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + pension, health care
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Three People
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits based on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 20 days ago