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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 83 54 71
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +17
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 12 57 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.98% 3.64% 2.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.81% 11.75% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 45 18
Median salary £35,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £33,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £57,400 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +2.70%
ISEB
Scotland

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
315 485 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.67% 30.99% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 196 341 238
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,281 £28,500 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £58,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 August 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 32 (86.49%) ISTQB
2 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (32.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (29.73%) Test Management
4 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
5 10 (27.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (27.03%) Software Testing
6 9 (24.32%) Test Planning
6 9 (24.32%) SQL
6 9 (24.32%) Finance
7 8 (21.62%) VMware
7 8 (21.62%) Banking
7 8 (21.62%) Mentoring
7 8 (21.62%) QA
7 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
8 7 (18.92%) Degree
8 7 (18.92%) SDLC
8 7 (18.92%) Python
9 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
9 6 (16.22%) Automated Testing
9 6 (16.22%) Bugzilla
9 6 (16.22%) Test Strategy
9 6 (16.22%) Mobile App
9 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (16.22%) JIRA
9 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
10 5 (13.51%) XenApp
10 5 (13.51%) XenDesktop
10 5 (13.51%) HP Quality Center

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Markit EDM
1 2 (5.41%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) LAN
1 5 (13.51%) WAN
2 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (16.22%) Bugzilla
2 6 (16.22%) JIRA
3 5 (13.51%) FogBugz
4 4 (10.81%) Subversion
5 3 (8.11%) Selenium
6 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.41%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.70%) TestLink
7 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 8 (21.62%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Retail
4 3 (8.11%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Test Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Test Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Test Leader
4 5 (13.51%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Test Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Asset Management Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.41%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Test Team Leader
7 1 (2.70%) Automation Test Lead
7 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
1 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (16.22%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.81%) EPoS
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Android
1 5 (13.51%) Apple iOS
1 5 (13.51%) Mac OS X
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) Test Management
3 10 (27.03%) Software Testing
4 9 (24.32%) Test Planning
5 8 (21.62%) Mentoring
6 7 (18.92%) SDLC
7 6 (16.22%) Automated Testing
7 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
7 6 (16.22%) Test Strategy
8 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
8 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
9 4 (10.81%) Automation Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Regression Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Scrum
9 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
9 4 (10.81%) V-Model
10 3 (8.11%) Functional Testing
11 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (5.41%) Exploratory Testing
11 2 (5.41%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) Python
3 5 (13.51%) C#
3 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.51%) Ruby
4 3 (8.11%) Java
5 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (86.49%) ISTQB
2 12 (32.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (18.92%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) Basel II
2 1 (2.70%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
3 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
3 5 (13.51%) XenApp
3 5 (13.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) VMware
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.51%) Citrix
3 5 (13.51%) HP