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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank - 30 39
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 1.09% 2.18%
As % of the Qualifications category - 18.18% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
36 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 18.56% 6.01% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 36 10 18
Average salary £34,500 £50,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.00% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,125 £37,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA