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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 71 63 75
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 26 37 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.04% 2.67% 2.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.45% 9.61% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 22
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +10.00%
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
349 385 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.39% 27.80% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 231 256 203
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,400 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 35 (52.24%) Finance
2 28 (41.79%) Banking
3 24 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (35.82%) SQL
4 23 (34.33%) ISTQB
4 23 (34.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 20 (29.85%) Software Testing
6 19 (28.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (26.87%) Business Analysis
7 18 (26.87%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (25.37%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (23.88%) Degree
9 16 (23.88%) QA
10 14 (20.90%) Waterfall
11 13 (19.40%) HP Quality Center
11 13 (19.40%) Retail
11 13 (19.40%) Data Mining
11 13 (19.40%) UML
12 12 (17.91%) SAS
12 12 (17.91%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (17.91%) BusinessObjects
12 12 (17.91%) Basel II
12 12 (17.91%) Solvency II
13 11 (16.42%) Selenium
13 11 (16.42%) HP UFT
14 10 (14.93%) SDLC
15 9 (13.43%) Performance Testing
15 9 (13.43%) Test Scripting
15 9 (13.43%) Mobile App
15 9 (13.43%) Project Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 12 (17.91%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Markit EDM
2 2 (2.99%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Network Security
2 1 (1.49%) LAN
2 1 (1.49%) WAN
2 1 (1.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.37%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (19.40%) Data Mining
3 12 (17.91%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
5 5 (7.46%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) HP UFT
1 11 (16.42%) Selenium
2 7 (10.45%) JIRA
3 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.99%) Bugzilla
4 2 (2.99%) Subversion
5 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.49%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.49%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.49%) TestLink
General
1 35 (52.24%) Finance
2 28 (41.79%) Banking
3 13 (19.40%) Retail
4 4 (5.97%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.48%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.49%) Front Office
6 1 (1.49%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Marketing
6 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (61.19%) Analyst
2 19 (28.36%) Business Analyst
3 18 (26.87%) Test Analyst
4 13 (19.40%) Test Leader
5 12 (17.91%) Technical Analyst
5 12 (17.91%) Technical Business Analyst
6 7 (10.45%) QA Leader
6 7 (10.45%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (8.96%) Financial Analyst
7 6 (8.96%) Senior Business Analyst
7 6 (8.96%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 6 (8.96%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
7 6 (8.96%) Service Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Lead Business Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) QA Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Test Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Banking Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Performance Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
1 2 (2.99%) CSS
1 2 (2.99%) HTML
1 2 (2.99%) HTML5
1 2 (2.99%) JSON
1 2 (2.99%) Web Services
2 1 (1.49%) .NET
2 1 (1.49%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.49%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.87%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.43%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.97%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.99%) EPoS
6 1 (1.49%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Android
1 7 (10.45%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.48%) Linux
2 3 (4.48%) Windows
3 1 (1.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (29.85%) Software Testing
3 19 (28.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (26.87%) Business Analysis
5 14 (20.90%) Waterfall
6 13 (19.40%) UML
7 12 (17.91%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (14.93%) SDLC
9 9 (13.43%) Migration
9 9 (13.43%) Performance Testing
9 9 (13.43%) Project Management
9 9 (13.43%) Test Scripting
9 9 (13.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (11.94%) Information Assurance
10 8 (11.94%) Security Testing
10 8 (11.94%) Test Management
11 7 (10.45%) V-Model
12 6 (8.96%) Coaching
13 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
13 5 (7.46%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.82%) SQL
2 7 (10.45%) C#
3 5 (7.46%) Java
4 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.99%) Python
5 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.49%) C
6 1 (1.49%) C++
6 1 (1.49%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.49%) Tcl
6 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (34.33%) ISTQB
1 23 (34.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 16 (23.88%) Degree
3 4 (5.97%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (2.99%) CISM
4 2 (2.99%) CISSP
5 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.49%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (23.88%) QA
2 12 (17.91%) Basel II
2 12 (17.91%) Solvency II
3 2 (2.99%) SLA
4 1 (1.49%) FATCA
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (19.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.99%) HP
2 2 (2.99%) IBM
2 2 (2.99%) Imperva
2 2 (2.99%) Splunk
2 2 (2.99%) VMware
3 1 (1.49%) Informatica
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle
3 1 (1.49%) Pega
3 1 (1.49%) Teradata
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Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum
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