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 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 76 74 70
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 109 94 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.92% 2.95% 3.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.05% 11.23% 11.79%
Number of salaries quoted 93 49 108
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,350 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1085 837 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.05% 26.24% 32.09%
Number of salaries quoted 878 682 925
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 29 August 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 August 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
Nottinghamshire -21 43 £32,500 +1.56% 5
Northamptonshire +4 36 £32,250 +9.32% 4
Leicestershire +1 13 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Derbyshire -10 8 £30,000 -42.85%
Lincolnshire - 5 £33,500 -
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (26.05%) Automated Testing
2 53 (24.65%) SQL
3 52 (24.19%) QA
4 49 (22.79%) ISTQB
5 48 (22.33%) Finance
6 46 (21.40%) Test Scripting
7 43 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 38 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (17.67%) Degree
9 37 (17.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 36 (16.74%) Software Testing
11 34 (15.81%) Java
11 34 (15.81%) XML
11 34 (15.81%) Selenium
12 33 (15.35%) C#
12 33 (15.35%) Regression Testing
13 29 (13.49%) User Acceptance Testing
14 28 (13.02%) Project Management
15 24 (11.16%) Windows
16 23 (10.70%) PRINCE2
16 23 (10.70%) NUnit
16 23 (10.70%) Test Automation
17 22 (10.23%) Manual Testing
18 20 (9.30%) Test Management
18 20 (9.30%) CBAP
18 20 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
19 18 (8.37%) Retail
19 18 (8.37%) XSD
19 18 (8.37%) Test Strategy
20 17 (7.91%) IIBA

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (0.93%) Apache
1 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (2.33%) MS Office
1 5 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.47%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.47%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.93%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.79%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.93%) MySQL
3 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.93%) DTS
4 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 34 (15.81%) Selenium
2 23 (10.70%) NUnit
3 15 (6.98%) JUnit
4 10 (4.65%) TestComplete
5 8 (3.72%) Karma Test Runner
6 7 (3.26%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (2.33%) Jasmine
7 5 (2.33%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.86%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.40%) TestDirector
9 3 (1.40%) TestPartner
9 3 (1.40%) JIRA
9 3 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.40%) Ranorex
10 2 (0.93%) Mocha
10 2 (0.93%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.93%) Toad
General
1 48 (22.33%) Finance
2 18 (8.37%) Retail
3 7 (3.26%) Banking
4 5 (2.33%) Retail Banking
5 4 (1.86%) Marketing
6 3 (1.40%) Law
7 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.47%) Advertising
8 1 (0.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 137 (63.72%) Analyst
2 77 (35.81%) Test Analyst
3 44 (20.47%) Business Analyst
4 34 (15.81%) Tester
5 31 (14.42%) Senior Analyst
6 23 (10.70%) Software Tester
7 22 (10.23%) Software Test Analyst
8 16 (7.44%) Systems Analyst
9 14 (6.51%) Developer
9 14 (6.51%) Automated Test Developer
10 13 (6.05%) Test Manager
10 13 (6.05%) Test Engineer
10 13 (6.05%) Senior Systems Analyst
11 11 (5.12%) Senior Test Analyst
12 8 (3.72%) Software Test Engineer
12 8 (3.72%) Software Engineer
12 8 (3.72%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 7 (3.26%) Senior Business Analyst
13 7 (3.26%) Senior Tester
13 7 (3.26%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (15.81%) XML
2 18 (8.37%) XSD
3 12 (5.58%) HTML
3 12 (5.58%) Web Services
4 10 (4.65%) .NET
5 5 (2.33%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.40%) Gherkin
6 3 (1.40%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.93%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.47%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.12%) Computer Science
2 9 (4.19%) Firmware
2 9 (4.19%) VHDL
3 7 (3.26%) Mainframe
3 7 (3.26%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.86%) NHS
5 3 (1.40%) PMI
6 1 (0.47%) Online Games
6 1 (0.47%) FMCG
6 1 (0.47%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.16%) Windows
2 9 (4.19%) UNIX
3 5 (2.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.40%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.40%) Windows Vista
5 2 (0.93%) Solaris
5 2 (0.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (26.05%) Automated Testing
2 46 (21.40%) Test Scripting
3 43 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 38 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (16.74%) Software Testing
6 33 (15.35%) Regression Testing
7 29 (13.49%) User Acceptance Testing
8 28 (13.02%) Project Management
9 23 (10.70%) PRINCE2
9 23 (10.70%) Test Automation
10 22 (10.23%) Manual Testing
11 20 (9.30%) Test Management
11 20 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (8.37%) Test Strategy
13 16 (7.44%) Automation Testing
14 14 (6.51%) Integration Testing
14 14 (6.51%) Scrum
14 14 (6.51%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
15 12 (5.58%) Quality Management
16 11 (5.12%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (24.65%) SQL
2 34 (15.81%) Java
3 33 (15.35%) C#
4 12 (5.58%) C++
4 12 (5.58%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.19%) C
5 9 (4.19%) Python
6 6 (2.79%) VB
7 3 (1.40%) VBScript
7 3 (1.40%) Perl
7 3 (1.40%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 49 (22.79%) ISTQB
2 38 (17.67%) Degree
3 37 (17.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 20 (9.30%) CBAP
5 17 (7.91%) IIBA
6 3 (1.40%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.40%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (24.19%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) SLA
Systems Management
1 16 (7.44%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.79%) Control-M
Vendors
1 15 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.05%) Oracle
3 10 (4.65%) HP
4 6 (2.79%) SAP
5 2 (0.93%) JBoss
5 2 (0.93%) VMware
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham
Smart Recruit Online
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + PMI, Employee Assistance Scheme + more
Posted: 22 days ago
Nottingham
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 23 days ago