The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 73 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 34 44 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.31% 3.69% 3.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.34% 13.46% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 37
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -32.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
364 327 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 24.69% 27.41% 36.19%
Number of salaries quoted 231 168 306
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,350 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
ISEB
Scotland

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 22 July 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 33 (49.25%) Finance
2 32 (47.76%) Business Analysis
3 24 (35.82%) ISTQB
4 20 (29.85%) SQL
5 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
7 12 (17.91%) Regression Testing
7 12 (17.91%) Asset Management
7 12 (17.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 11 (16.42%) Software Testing
8 11 (16.42%) QA
9 10 (14.93%) Six Sigma
9 10 (14.93%) Degree
9 10 (14.93%) Selenium
9 10 (14.93%) Mobile App
10 9 (13.43%) Banking
11 8 (11.94%) Automated Testing
12 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (10.45%) Bugzilla
12 7 (10.45%) Lean Six Sigma
12 7 (10.45%) System Testing
12 7 (10.45%) IIBA
12 7 (10.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 6 (8.96%) C#
13 6 (8.96%) .NET
13 6 (8.96%) Test Management
13 6 (8.96%) Test Scripting
13 6 (8.96%) Investment Management
14 5 (7.46%) HTML
14 5 (7.46%) CSS

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.49%) SAS
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle BPEL
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) FTP
1 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.49%) OLAP
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.49%) Star Schema
3 1 (1.49%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Selenium
2 7 (10.45%) Bugzilla
3 5 (7.46%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (7.46%) Fiddler
3 5 (7.46%) JIRA
3 5 (7.46%) FogBugz
4 2 (2.99%) MSTest
4 2 (2.99%) Subversion
5 1 (1.49%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.49%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
General
1 33 (49.25%) Finance
2 9 (13.43%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Front Office
4 2 (2.99%) Back Office
4 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.99%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 43 (64.18%) Analyst
2 24 (35.82%) Business Analyst
3 14 (20.90%) Test Analyst
4 13 (19.40%) Business Systems Analyst
4 13 (19.40%) Systems Analyst
5 9 (13.43%) Business Manager
5 9 (13.43%) Business Analysis Manager
6 6 (8.96%) Quality Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) Test Manager
7 5 (7.46%) Tester
7 5 (7.46%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) Test Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) QA Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) QA Tester
9 3 (4.48%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Strategic Business Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Lead Test Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Software Test Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) .NET
2 5 (7.46%) CSS
2 5 (7.46%) XML
2 5 (7.46%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.48%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.99%) Fixed Income
3 2 (2.99%) Statistics
4 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.49%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) UNIX
2 3 (4.48%) Windows
2 3 (4.48%) Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.76%) Business Analysis
2 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (17.91%) Regression Testing
3 12 (17.91%) Asset Management
4 11 (16.42%) Software Testing
5 10 (14.93%) Six Sigma
6 8 (11.94%) Automated Testing
7 7 (10.45%) Lean Six Sigma
7 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (10.45%) System Testing
8 6 (8.96%) Investment Management
8 6 (8.96%) Test Management
8 6 (8.96%) Test Scripting
9 5 (7.46%) Fund Management
9 5 (7.46%) Migration
9 5 (7.46%) Project Management
9 5 (7.46%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (5.97%) Product Management
10 4 (5.97%) Test Strategy
10 4 (5.97%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.85%) SQL
2 6 (8.96%) C#
3 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.99%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.99%) Python
5 1 (1.49%) Ruby
5 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (35.82%) ISTQB
2 12 (17.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (14.93%) Degree
4 7 (10.45%) IIBA
4 7 (10.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.42%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.49%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (7.46%) thinkFolio
2 3 (4.48%) Charles River
2 3 (4.48%) VMware
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle
4 1 (1.49%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.49%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.49%) Citrix
4 1 (1.49%) Informatica
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