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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 75 81 79
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 120 109 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.10% 2.93% 3.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.13% 10.02% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 93 93 50
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £24,600 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £45,000 £50,365
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +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
1185 1088 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 30.65% 29.23% 26.41%
Number of salaries quoted 889 883 692
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 2 September 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 2 September 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
(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 +2 59 £38,500 +18.46% 4
Northamptonshire +2 31 £43,000 +32.30% 3
Leicestershire +14 19 £35,000 - 1
Derbyshire -16 8 £32,500 +8.33%
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 62 (33.51%) ISTQB
2 61 (32.97%) Finance
3 56 (30.27%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (29.19%) QA
5 52 (28.11%) SDLC
6 51 (27.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 44 (23.78%) Degree
8 43 (23.24%) Software Testing
9 38 (20.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 36 (19.46%) Business Analysis
11 35 (18.92%) Retail
12 33 (17.84%) Analytical Skills
13 31 (16.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 29 (15.68%) Test Scripting
14 29 (15.68%) Project Management
15 27 (14.59%) Test Strategy
16 25 (13.51%) Microsoft
16 25 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
17 23 (12.43%) UML
17 23 (12.43%) CRM
18 22 (11.89%) Selenium
19 21 (11.35%) Java
19 21 (11.35%) Change Management
19 21 (11.35%) Data Analysis
19 21 (11.35%) Systems Analysis
20 20 (10.81%) Banking
20 20 (10.81%) C#
20 20 (10.81%) Test Automation
21 19 (10.27%) Windows
22 18 (9.73%) Mentoring

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 17 (9.19%) MS Office
1 17 (9.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (4.86%) Retail-J
2 2 (1.08%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (1.62%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.62%) Big Data
4 2 (1.08%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 22 (11.89%) Selenium
2 13 (7.03%) Ranorex
3 11 (5.95%) JIRA
4 8 (4.32%) Cucumber
5 7 (3.78%) SilkTest
5 7 (3.78%) LoadRunner
6 6 (3.24%) Bugzilla
6 6 (3.24%) WebDriver
7 5 (2.70%) HP UFT
8 4 (2.16%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.16%) TestComplete
8 4 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (2.16%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.62%) Zephyr
10 2 (1.08%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (1.08%) NUnit
11 1 (0.54%) TestPartner
11 1 (0.54%) TestDirector
11 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.54%) SoapUI
General
1 61 (32.97%) Finance
2 35 (18.92%) Retail
3 20 (10.81%) Banking
4 17 (9.19%) Retail Banking
4 17 (9.19%) Marketing
5 10 (5.41%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.70%) Legal
7 4 (2.16%) Publishing
7 4 (2.16%) Polish Language
7 4 (2.16%) Spanish Language
7 4 (2.16%) Swedish Language
8 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 134 (72.43%) Analyst
2 78 (42.16%) Business Analyst
3 43 (23.24%) Test Analyst
4 26 (14.05%) Senior Analyst
5 22 (11.89%) Senior Business Analyst
6 17 (9.19%) Tester
7 13 (7.03%) QA Analyst
8 10 (5.41%) Lead Test Analyst
9 9 (4.86%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 9 (4.86%) IT Business Analyst
9 9 (4.86%) Financial Business Analyst
9 9 (4.86%) Test Manager
10 7 (3.78%) Test Leader
11 6 (3.24%) Developer
11 6 (3.24%) Software Tester
12 5 (2.70%) Test Engineer
12 5 (2.70%) Consultant
12 5 (2.70%) Agile Test Analyst
12 5 (2.70%) Software Test Analyst
12 5 (2.70%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.24%) .NET
2 4 (2.16%) Web Services
3 3 (1.62%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.62%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (1.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (1.08%) HTML
5 1 (0.54%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.54%) CSS
5 1 (0.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.84%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.03%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.86%) EPoS
3 9 (4.86%) Mobile Payment
4 7 (3.78%) Credit Risk
5 5 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.70%) Statistics
5 5 (2.70%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.70%) PMI
5 5 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (2.70%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.62%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.27%) Windows
2 5 (2.70%) Windows XP
2 5 (2.70%) Windows Vista
3 2 (1.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (30.27%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (28.11%) SDLC
3 51 (27.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 43 (23.24%) Software Testing
5 38 (20.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 36 (19.46%) Business Analysis
7 29 (15.68%) Test Scripting
7 29 (15.68%) Project Management
8 27 (14.59%) Test Strategy
9 25 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
10 23 (12.43%) UML
10 23 (12.43%) CRM
11 21 (11.35%) Change Management
11 21 (11.35%) Systems Analysis
11 21 (11.35%) Data Analysis
12 20 (10.81%) Test Automation
13 18 (9.73%) Mentoring
14 17 (9.19%) Automated Testing
15 16 (8.65%) Automation Testing
16 15 (8.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.35%) Java
2 20 (10.81%) C#
3 17 (9.19%) SQL
4 4 (2.16%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.62%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.54%) PHP
6 1 (0.54%) C++
6 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (33.51%) ISTQB
2 44 (23.78%) Degree
3 31 (16.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 17 (9.19%) CBAP
5 5 (2.70%) PMI Certification
6 4 (2.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (1.62%) CRISC
7 3 (1.62%) CISSP
7 3 (1.62%) CISA
7 3 (1.62%) CISM
7 3 (1.62%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.54%) CIPD
9 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.54%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (29.19%) QA
2 4 (2.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.62%) COBIT
3 3 (1.62%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.62%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 6 (3.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.95%) SAP
3 8 (4.32%) HP
4 6 (3.24%) Oracle
5 5 (2.70%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (1.62%) Informatica
6 3 (1.62%) Ab Initio
6 3 (1.62%) Tableau
7 2 (1.08%) OpenText
8 1 (0.54%) IBM
8 1 (0.54%) Google
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
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Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £23000 per annum
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Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
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Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
University of Nottingham
Salary: £28,695 - 37,394 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago