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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 96 79 122
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +43
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 86 116 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.32% 3.04% 1.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.88% 11.16% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 54 93 37
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,600 £22,406
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £41,200 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -
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
969 1039 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.10% 27.22% 24.91%
Number of salaries quoted 734 871 674
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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 -8 47 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Northamptonshire -13 25 £42,000 +31.25% 1
Derbyshire -7 7 £41,500 +18.57% 1
Leicestershire +3 5 £30,000 -11.76% 1
Lincolnshire -7 1 £27,500 -16.66%
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 65 (38.92%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (31.74%) SDLC
3 48 (28.74%) Degree
3 48 (28.74%) QA
3 48 (28.74%) User Acceptance Testing
4 43 (25.75%) Finance
5 37 (22.16%) ISTQB
6 35 (20.96%) Business Analysis
7 31 (18.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (17.96%) Scrum
9 28 (16.77%) Software Testing
9 28 (16.77%) Project Management
9 28 (16.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 27 (16.17%) Selenium
10 27 (16.17%) Windows
10 27 (16.17%) Automated Testing
11 26 (15.57%) Systems Analysis
12 24 (14.37%) SQL
12 24 (14.37%) Continuous Improvement
13 23 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
13 23 (13.77%) V-Model
13 23 (13.77%) Microsoft
14 22 (13.17%) Java
14 22 (13.17%) CRM
14 22 (13.17%) Test Scripting
14 22 (13.17%) Waterfall
15 21 (12.57%) C#
15 21 (12.57%) Change Management
16 20 (11.98%) Data Analysis
16 20 (11.98%) .NET

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

Applications
1 14 (8.38%) MS Office
2 12 (7.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) AWD
2 1 (0.60%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.60%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.79%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (1.80%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.20%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.20%) Big Data
5 1 (0.60%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 27 (16.17%) Selenium
2 14 (8.38%) HP UFT
3 11 (6.59%) Ranorex
4 10 (5.99%) TestComplete
5 7 (4.19%) WebDriver
5 7 (4.19%) LoadRunner
5 7 (4.19%) NUnit
5 7 (4.19%) SilkTest
6 5 (2.99%) JUnit
7 3 (1.80%) JIRA
7 3 (1.80%) TestPartner
7 3 (1.80%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.80%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.80%) FitNesse
8 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.20%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.20%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.20%) Bugzilla
8 2 (1.20%) Selenium IDE
General
1 43 (25.75%) Finance
2 18 (10.78%) Retail
3 16 (9.58%) Banking
4 15 (8.98%) Marketing
5 9 (5.39%) Retail Banking
6 6 (3.59%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.40%) Polish Language
7 4 (2.40%) Spanish Language
7 4 (2.40%) Swedish Language
8 3 (1.80%) Publishing
8 3 (1.80%) Legal
9 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.60%) Advertising
10 1 (0.60%) Billing
Job Titles
1 129 (77.25%) Analyst
2 66 (39.52%) Business Analyst
3 46 (27.54%) Test Analyst
4 24 (14.37%) Senior Analyst
5 14 (8.38%) Senior Business Analyst
6 12 (7.19%) Tester
6 12 (7.19%) Test Manager
7 10 (5.99%) QA Analyst
8 6 (3.59%) Lead Test Analyst
8 6 (3.59%) Solutions Analyst
8 6 (3.59%) Senior Solutions Analyst
8 6 (3.59%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 5 (2.99%) Agile Test Analyst
9 5 (2.99%) Agile Business Analyst
9 5 (2.99%) Test Engineer
10 4 (2.40%) Senior Test Analyst
10 4 (2.40%) Senior Tester
10 4 (2.40%) Software Tester
10 4 (2.40%) Financial Business Analyst
10 4 (2.40%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.98%) .NET
2 5 (2.99%) ASP.NET
2 5 (2.99%) XML
2 5 (2.99%) XSD
2 5 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (1.20%) HTML
4 1 (0.60%) HTML5
4 1 (0.60%) REST
4 1 (0.60%) CSS
4 1 (0.60%) SOAP
4 1 (0.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.98%) Computer Science
3 14 (8.38%) Credit Risk
4 12 (7.19%) Mathematics
5 11 (6.59%) Statistics
6 5 (2.99%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.99%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (2.40%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.80%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.20%) NHS
9 2 (1.20%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.60%) W3C
10 1 (0.60%) PMI
10 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.17%) Windows
2 7 (4.19%) Windows XP
2 7 (4.19%) Windows Vista
3 3 (1.80%) Android
3 3 (1.80%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.80%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.20%) Linux
4 2 (1.20%) UNIX
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (38.92%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (31.74%) SDLC
3 48 (28.74%) User Acceptance Testing
4 35 (20.96%) Business Analysis
5 31 (18.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (17.96%) Scrum
7 28 (16.77%) Project Management
7 28 (16.77%) Software Testing
8 27 (16.17%) Automated Testing
9 26 (15.57%) Systems Analysis
10 24 (14.37%) Continuous Improvement
11 23 (13.77%) V-Model
12 22 (13.17%) Waterfall
12 22 (13.17%) Test Scripting
12 22 (13.17%) CRM
13 21 (12.57%) Change Management
14 20 (11.98%) Data Analysis
14 20 (11.98%) Test Strategy
15 18 (10.78%) Regression Testing
16 17 (10.18%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.37%) SQL
2 22 (13.17%) Java
3 21 (12.57%) C#
4 8 (4.79%) C++
5 3 (1.80%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.80%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 48 (28.74%) Degree
2 37 (22.16%) ISTQB
3 28 (16.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 20 (11.98%) CBAP
5 2 (1.20%) CRISC
5 2 (1.20%) CISSP
5 2 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.20%) CISA
5 2 (1.20%) CISM
6 1 (0.60%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (28.74%) QA
2 4 (2.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.20%) COBIT
3 2 (1.20%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.20%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (13.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.79%) SAP
3 4 (2.40%) Oracle
3 4 (2.40%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (2.40%) HP
3 4 (2.40%) Google
4 2 (1.20%) Tableau
4 2 (1.20%) Ab Initio
4 2 (1.20%) Informatica
5 1 (0.60%) OpenText
5 1 (0.60%) IBM
5 1 (0.60%) New Relic
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experian
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Flexi time, pension etc
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago