The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 34 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 3 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.69% 8.73% -
As % of the Qualifications category 18.75% 64.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 0
Average salary £31,500 £48,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -
ISEB
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
16 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 9.04% 13.49% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 32
Average salary £28,625 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.19% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,200 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £38,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

ISEB
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Halifax

ISEB
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 9 (56.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 8 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 8 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) UML
3 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Retail
4 4 (25.00%) Information Security
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) CISSP
4 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Use Case
4 4 (25.00%) BPMN
5 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
5 3 (18.75%) QA
5 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
5 3 (18.75%) Automation Testing
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 3 (18.75%) XML
5 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

General
1 5 (31.25%) Banking
1 5 (31.25%) Retail
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Analyst
2 13 (81.25%) Business Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Lead Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
1 3 (18.75%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) UML
2 8 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 8 (50.00%) Identity Management
3 4 (25.00%) Use Case
3 4 (25.00%) BPMN
3 4 (25.00%) Information Security
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
4 3 (18.75%) Automation Testing
4 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA