The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 72 68 57
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 18 25 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.64% 1.99% 3.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.20% 7.18% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 34
Median salary £40,000 £48,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.52% +10.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -5.19%

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

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
250 348 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.77% 27.73% 29.05%
Number of salaries quoted 146 233 260
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

ISEB
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Edinburgh region.

ISEB Salary Trend in Edinburgh

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 21 (70.00%) C#
2 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (60.00%) Finance
4 17 (56.67%) Software Testing
5 16 (53.33%) Selenium
6 15 (50.00%) ISTQB
7 14 (46.67%) Waterfall
7 14 (46.67%) SQL
8 12 (40.00%) .NET
8 12 (40.00%) HP
8 12 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
9 11 (36.67%) Test Automation
10 10 (33.33%) Integration Testing
10 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (30.00%) Java
11 9 (30.00%) Python
12 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
12 8 (26.67%) Test Planning
13 7 (23.33%) Automated Testing
13 7 (23.33%) Scrum
14 6 (20.00%) Degree
15 5 (16.67%) Manual Testing
15 5 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 4 (13.33%) SDLC
16 4 (13.33%) WebDriver
16 4 (13.33%) SpecFlow
16 4 (13.33%) User Stories
16 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
16 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
16 4 (13.33%) Data Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) LAN
1 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Selenium
2 4 (13.33%) SpecFlow
2 4 (13.33%) WebDriver
3 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
5 1 (3.33%) FogBugz
5 1 (3.33%) JIRA
5 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Test Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Manual Tester
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Tester
4 4 (13.33%) Automation Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Automation Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Manual Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Tester
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Test Lead
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Android
1 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (56.67%) Software Testing
3 14 (46.67%) Waterfall
4 11 (36.67%) Test Automation
5 10 (33.33%) Integration Testing
6 8 (26.67%) Test Planning
7 7 (23.33%) Automated Testing
7 7 (23.33%) Scrum
8 5 (16.67%) Manual Testing
9 4 (13.33%) Data Management
9 4 (13.33%) SDLC
9 4 (13.33%) User Stories
10 3 (10.00%) Automation Testing
10 3 (10.00%) BDD
10 3 (10.00%) Functional Testing
10 3 (10.00%) Test Strategy
11 2 (6.67%) Defect Tracking
11 2 (6.67%) Regression Testing
11 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
11 2 (6.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) C#
2 14 (46.67%) SQL
3 9 (30.00%) Java
3 9 (30.00%) Python
4 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (20.00%) Degree
3 5 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
1 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) XenApp
2 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (13.33%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix