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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 31 33 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 9 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 3.96% 2.39% 6.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.33% 23.81% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 3
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +26.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,100 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £55,000 £54,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
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
73 21 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 32.16% 10.05% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 57 19 12
Average salary £40,000 £28,625 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.73% -29.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Halifax

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 10 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) QA
3 8 (44.44%) Manual Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
5 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (27.78%) Software Asset Management
6 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle
6 5 (27.78%) SAP
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL
6 5 (27.78%) IBM
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
6 5 (27.78%) Banking
6 5 (27.78%) Retail
6 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
6 5 (27.78%) VMware
7 4 (22.22%) Scrum
7 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Automation Testing
8 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (16.67%) User Experience
8 3 (16.67%) Use Case
8 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Project Management
8 3 (16.67%) UML
8 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
1 2 (11.11%) Firebug
1 2 (11.11%) Fiddler
2 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
2 5 (27.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Software Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Software Asset Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) QA Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Junior
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Change Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Manual Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
3 5 (27.78%) Software Asset Management
4 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Automation Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 3 (16.67%) Use Case
5 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) UML
5 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
1 5 (27.78%) SAP
1 5 (27.78%) IBM
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
1 5 (27.78%) VMware
2 2 (11.11%) Cognos
2 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
Halifax, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Posted: 5 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago