The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 68 66 97
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +31
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 119 129 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.37% 3.47% 2.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.84% 15.18% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 107 116 51
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+8.21% +1.38%
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 Leeds region.

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
802 850 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.73% 22.88% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 614 725 503
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

ISEB
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Leeds

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Leeds

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

ISEB Salary Histogram in Leeds

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 125 (52.52%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (42.44%) SQL
3 93 (39.08%) Test Scripting
4 87 (36.55%) ISTQB
5 74 (31.09%) Integration Testing
6 72 (30.25%) Software Testing
7 71 (29.83%) Regression Testing
8 63 (26.47%) Test Automation
9 59 (24.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 55 (23.11%) Automated Testing
11 54 (22.69%) Test Strategy
12 52 (21.85%) Compatibility Testing
13 51 (21.43%) UNIX
14 49 (20.59%) Java
14 49 (20.59%) Finance
15 47 (19.75%) Functional Testing
16 42 (17.65%) System Testing
17 38 (15.97%) Microsoft
18 37 (15.55%) C#
18 37 (15.55%) Manual Testing
19 36 (15.13%) QA
20 35 (14.71%) .NET
21 32 (13.45%) Selenium
21 32 (13.45%) Test Management
22 31 (13.03%) User Acceptance Testing
23 27 (11.34%) Business Analysis
24 26 (10.92%) TDD
25 23 (9.66%) BDD
26 21 (8.82%) Degree
26 21 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.84%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (7.56%) MS Office
1 18 (7.56%) MS Visio
2 14 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.94%) WAN
1 7 (2.94%) DNS
1 7 (2.94%) MPLS
1 7 (2.94%) IP Telephony
1 7 (2.94%) Unified Communications
2 5 (2.10%) NAS
2 5 (2.10%) VPN
3 3 (1.26%) VoIP
4 2 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (0.84%) Intranet
4 2 (0.84%) OSPF
4 2 (0.84%) BGP
4 2 (0.84%) EIGRP
4 2 (0.84%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.10%) MySQL
1 5 (2.10%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (2.10%) NoSQL
1 5 (2.10%) Riak
2 3 (1.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 32 (13.45%) Selenium
2 21 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (6.30%) WebDriver
4 8 (3.36%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (2.94%) SoapUI
6 6 (2.52%) JIRA
7 5 (2.10%) JUnit
7 5 (2.10%) Selenium IDE
8 3 (1.26%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.42%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.42%) Firebug
10 1 (0.42%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.42%) Cucumber
General
1 49 (20.59%) Finance
2 8 (3.36%) Retail
3 6 (2.52%) Legal
4 4 (1.68%) Banking
4 4 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.84%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 113 (47.48%) Analyst
2 86 (36.13%) Test Analyst
3 53 (22.27%) Tester
4 26 (10.92%) Business Analyst
5 20 (8.40%) Software Tester
6 19 (7.98%) Test Leader
7 17 (7.14%) Test Manager
8 16 (6.72%) Functional Tester
9 14 (5.88%) Functional Test Analyst
9 14 (5.88%) Test Engineer
9 14 (5.88%) Functional Analyst
10 11 (4.62%) Systems Tester
11 9 (3.78%) Senior Test Analyst
11 9 (3.78%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (3.78%) Agile Test Analyst
12 8 (3.36%) Software Test Analyst
12 8 (3.36%) Software Engineer
13 7 (2.94%) Architect
13 7 (2.94%) Software Test Engineer
14 6 (2.52%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (14.71%) .NET
2 20 (8.40%) .NET Framework
3 4 (1.68%) XML
4 3 (1.26%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.26%) SOAP
4 3 (1.26%) HTML
5 2 (0.84%) Web Services
5 2 (0.84%) RESTful
6 1 (0.42%) DOM
6 1 (0.42%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.78%) Client/Server
1 9 (3.78%) Management Information System
1 9 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (1.68%) User Experience
3 4 (1.68%) GIS
4 2 (0.84%) Private Cloud
4 2 (0.84%) Data Structures
4 2 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (0.84%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.42%) IVR
5 1 (0.42%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.42%) W3C
5 1 (0.42%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 51 (21.43%) UNIX
2 12 (5.04%) Windows
3 7 (2.94%) Linux
3 7 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.84%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.84%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (52.52%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (39.08%) Test Scripting
3 74 (31.09%) Integration Testing
4 72 (30.25%) Software Testing
5 71 (29.83%) Regression Testing
6 63 (26.47%) Test Automation
7 55 (23.11%) Automated Testing
8 54 (22.69%) Test Strategy
9 52 (21.85%) Compatibility Testing
10 47 (19.75%) Functional Testing
11 42 (17.65%) System Testing
12 37 (15.55%) Manual Testing
13 32 (13.45%) Test Management
14 31 (13.03%) User Acceptance Testing
15 27 (11.34%) Business Analysis
16 26 (10.92%) TDD
17 23 (9.66%) BDD
18 20 (8.40%) Scrum
18 20 (8.40%) Service Delivery
19 18 (7.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (42.44%) SQL
2 49 (20.59%) Java
3 37 (15.55%) C#
4 1 (0.42%) C++
4 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 87 (36.55%) ISTQB
2 59 (24.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 21 (8.82%) Degree
4 11 (4.62%) ISEB Practitioner
5 9 (3.78%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (3.36%) CBAP
7 3 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.84%) CISSP
8 2 (0.84%) CISM
9 1 (0.42%) PMP
9 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.42%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (15.13%) QA
2 10 (4.20%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 7 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.10%) VMware ESX
2 5 (2.10%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (3.78%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.84%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (0.84%) Cacti
Vendors
1 38 (15.97%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.56%) HP
3 10 (4.20%) Oracle
4 9 (3.78%) IBM
5 7 (2.94%) Cisco
5 7 (2.94%) Red Hat
5 7 (2.94%) VMware
5 7 (2.94%) F5
6 5 (2.10%) NetApp
6 5 (2.10%) Infoblox
6 5 (2.10%) EMC
6 5 (2.10%) Citrix
7 2 (0.84%) CA
7 2 (0.84%) Riverbed
7 2 (0.84%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.42%) Avaya
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £23000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RMI International
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Circa £34,500 plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 18 days ago