The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 49 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 9 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.22% 1.77% 1.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.09% 8.00% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 8
Median salary £30,000 £31,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
ISEB
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
99 100 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 24.38% 22.17% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 75 93 75
Median salary £35,000 £34,274 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.11% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,375 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,145
% change year-on-year
- +5.86%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

ISEB
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Lancashire

ISEB
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley - 3 £30,000 -
Preston 0 2 £32,500 +8.33%
Skelmersdale - 1 £27,500 -
ISEB
North West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 16 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 12 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 11 (55.00%) QA
3 11 (55.00%) ISTQB
4 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (35.00%) SQL
8 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (15.00%) .NET
9 3 (15.00%) Oracle
9 3 (15.00%) Windows
9 3 (15.00%) Scrum
9 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
9 3 (15.00%) Web Development
9 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (15.00%) Time Management
9 3 (15.00%) Defect Management
9 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
10 2 (10.00%) CRM
10 2 (10.00%) C#
10 2 (10.00%) Java
11 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
11 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
11 1 (5.00%) Finance
11 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
11 1 (5.00%) Telerik
11 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
11 1 (5.00%) System Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Appium
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Analyst
1 13 (65.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Software Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Tester
4 4 (20.00%) Software Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
5 2 (10.00%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) QA Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Software QA Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 12 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.00%) Defect Management
5 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Time Management
5 3 (15.00%) Web Development
6 2 (10.00%) CRM
7 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) System Testing
7 1 (5.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) ISTQB
2 8 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Telerik