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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 28 40 25
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 14 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 9.27% 0.52% 5.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.85% 1.85% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 6
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.49%

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
26 54 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 17.22% 28.27% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 20 42 28
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,900 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (100.00%) Selenium
2 20 (95.24%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (95.24%) Test Automation
2 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 20 (95.24%) SoapUI
2 20 (95.24%) Jenkins
3 19 (90.48%) TDD
3 19 (90.48%) BDD
3 19 (90.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (85.71%) ISTQB
4 18 (85.71%) .NET
4 18 (85.71%) XML
4 18 (85.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 14 (66.67%) SOAP
5 14 (66.67%) JMeter
6 13 (61.90%) Java
6 13 (61.90%) Waterfall
7 12 (57.14%) Open Source
7 12 (57.14%) V-Model
8 11 (52.38%) Software Testing
8 11 (52.38%) Agile Testing
8 11 (52.38%) Exploratory Testing
9 7 (33.33%) QA
9 7 (33.33%) Automated Testing
10 6 (28.57%) Finance
10 6 (28.57%) Manual Testing
10 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
11 5 (23.81%) Customer Requirements

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 21 (100.00%) Selenium
2 20 (95.24%) Jenkins
2 20 (95.24%) SoapUI
3 19 (90.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (66.67%) JMeter
5 2 (9.52%) WebDriver
6 1 (4.76%) Hudson
6 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Test Engineer
2 14 (66.67%) Senior Test Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) .NET
1 18 (85.71%) XML
2 14 (66.67%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (95.24%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (95.24%) Test Automation
3 19 (90.48%) BDD
3 19 (90.48%) TDD
4 13 (61.90%) Waterfall
5 12 (57.14%) Open Source
5 12 (57.14%) V-Model
6 11 (52.38%) Agile Testing
6 11 (52.38%) Exploratory Testing
6 11 (52.38%) Software Testing
7 7 (33.33%) Automated Testing
8 6 (28.57%) Manual Testing
8 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
9 5 (23.81%) Analytics
9 5 (23.81%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (23.81%) Electronic Trading
10 2 (9.52%) Automation Testing
11 1 (4.76%) Test Planning
11 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
3 13 (61.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) ISTQB
1 18 (85.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) QA