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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 83 61 93
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +32
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 109 105 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.86% 3.97% 2.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.71% 17.44% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85 83 66
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,265 £43,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -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
931 602 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.44% 22.77% 21.34%
Number of salaries quoted 747 475 490
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Leeds

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 119 (54.09%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (44.09%) Test Scripting
3 59 (26.82%) Selenium
4 53 (24.09%) Software Testing
5 49 (22.27%) ISTQB
6 44 (20.00%) Finance
7 43 (19.55%) Automation Testing
7 43 (19.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 42 (19.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 38 (17.27%) Test Strategy
9 38 (17.27%) QA
10 36 (16.36%) User Acceptance Testing
11 34 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
12 32 (14.55%) Regression Testing
13 30 (13.64%) Business Analysis
13 30 (13.64%) SQL
14 28 (12.73%) Scrum
15 26 (11.82%) Automated Testing
15 26 (11.82%) Manual Testing
16 24 (10.91%) Java
16 24 (10.91%) Test Planning
17 21 (9.55%) HP
17 21 (9.55%) Functional Testing
17 21 (9.55%) BDD
18 20 (9.09%) TDD
19 19 (8.64%) Microsoft
19 19 (8.64%) WebDriver
20 18 (8.18%) HP Quality Center
21 17 (7.73%) Test Automation
21 17 (7.73%) System Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (3.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.45%) WinCC
2 1 (0.45%) IIS
2 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.45%) Confluence
2 1 (0.45%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (7.73%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.36%) JDE OneWorld
1 3 (1.36%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.82%) HTTP
2 1 (0.45%) SAN
2 1 (0.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 59 (26.82%) Selenium
2 19 (8.64%) WebDriver
3 17 (7.73%) QuickTest Pro
4 15 (6.82%) SoapUI
5 14 (6.36%) Cucumber
6 11 (5.00%) Git (software)
6 11 (5.00%) Jenkins
7 9 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (4.09%) Capybara
7 9 (4.09%) LoadRunner
7 9 (4.09%) Subversion
7 9 (4.09%) JUnit
8 3 (1.36%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.91%) TestNG
9 2 (0.91%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.45%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.45%) JIRA
10 1 (0.45%) WATIR
10 1 (0.45%) eggPlant
General
1 44 (20.00%) Finance
2 12 (5.45%) Retail
3 9 (4.09%) Banking
4 8 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.27%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.27%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.36%) Legal
7 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 131 (59.55%) Analyst
2 104 (47.27%) Test Analyst
3 28 (12.73%) Test Manager
4 27 (12.27%) Business Analyst
5 25 (11.36%) Tester
6 24 (10.91%) Senior Analyst
7 22 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
8 20 (9.09%) Test Consultant
8 20 (9.09%) Consultant
9 15 (6.82%) Automation Test Analyst
9 15 (6.82%) Test Leader
9 15 (6.82%) Automation Analyst
10 12 (5.45%) Senior Test Consultant
10 12 (5.45%) Senior Consultant
11 11 (5.00%) Lead Test Analyst
12 7 (3.18%) Automation Tester
12 7 (3.18%) Agile Test Analyst
13 6 (2.73%) Selenium Tester
14 5 (2.27%) Lead Tester
14 5 (2.27%) Performance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.82%) SOAP
2 11 (5.00%) XML
3 10 (4.55%) .NET
4 6 (2.73%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.82%) Web Services
5 4 (1.82%) XSD
5 4 (1.82%) WinForms
5 4 (1.82%) .NET Framework
5 4 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (1.36%) WSDL
7 2 (0.91%) LAMP
8 1 (0.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.73%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.27%) NHS
4 4 (1.82%) DTV
4 4 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.91%) iSeries
5 2 (0.91%) IVR
6 1 (0.45%) SCADA
6 1 (0.45%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.64%) Linux
2 7 (3.18%) Ubuntu
2 7 (3.18%) Windows
2 7 (3.18%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.73%) CentOS
4 4 (1.82%) Windows 8
4 4 (1.82%) Android
5 2 (0.91%) UNIX
5 2 (0.91%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (54.09%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (44.09%) Test Scripting
3 53 (24.09%) Software Testing
4 43 (19.55%) Automation Testing
5 42 (19.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 38 (17.27%) Test Strategy
7 36 (16.36%) User Acceptance Testing
8 32 (14.55%) Regression Testing
9 30 (13.64%) Business Analysis
10 28 (12.73%) Scrum
11 26 (11.82%) Automated Testing
11 26 (11.82%) Manual Testing
12 24 (10.91%) Test Planning
13 21 (9.55%) BDD
13 21 (9.55%) Functional Testing
14 20 (9.09%) TDD
15 17 (7.73%) System Testing
15 17 (7.73%) Test Automation
16 16 (7.27%) Project Planning
17 14 (6.36%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (13.64%) SQL
2 24 (10.91%) Java
3 13 (5.91%) C#
4 5 (2.27%) Python
5 1 (0.45%) PowerHouse
5 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (22.27%) ISTQB
2 43 (19.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (4.55%) Degree
4 7 (3.18%) ISEB Practitioner
4 7 (3.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 6 (2.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.36%) CISM
6 3 (1.36%) CISSP
7 2 (0.91%) PMP
7 2 (0.91%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.45%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (17.27%) QA
2 5 (2.27%) SLA
3 4 (1.82%) HL7
4 3 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (8.18%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.45%) OpenView
Vendors
1 21 (9.55%) HP
2 19 (8.64%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.00%) Oracle
4 5 (2.27%) Splunk
4 5 (2.27%) JD Edwards
5 2 (0.91%) IBM
6 1 (0.45%) VMware
6 1 (0.45%) Atlassian
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sogeti UK Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Negotiable upon profile
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago