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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 81 101 51
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -50
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 99 91 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.79% 2.46% 4.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.63% 10.01% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 91 76 87
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%
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
851 909 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.02% 24.53% 25.17%
Number of salaries quoted 681 752 490
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 31 August 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Leeds

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 130 (59.09%) SQL
2 117 (53.18%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (42.27%) SDLC
4 92 (41.82%) ISTQB
5 66 (30.00%) Test Strategy
6 63 (28.64%) Integration Testing
6 63 (28.64%) Regression Testing
7 60 (27.27%) Test Scripting
8 56 (25.45%) Java
9 53 (24.09%) UNIX
10 52 (23.64%) System Testing
11 50 (22.73%) C#
12 47 (21.36%) Compatibility Testing
13 45 (20.45%) Software Testing
14 44 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 44 (20.00%) Finance
15 43 (19.55%) Test Management
16 42 (19.09%) QA
17 41 (18.64%) Test Automation
18 38 (17.27%) User Acceptance Testing
18 38 (17.27%) System Integration Testing
19 34 (15.45%) Oracle
20 32 (14.55%) .NET
21 31 (14.09%) Windows
22 27 (12.27%) Business Analysis
23 25 (11.36%) HP
24 24 (10.91%) Microsoft
25 23 (10.45%) Selenium
25 23 (10.45%) Team Foundation Server
26 22 (10.00%) Scrum

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 4 (1.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.91%) IIS
2 2 (0.91%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (9.55%) MS Office
2 20 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 12 (5.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.36%) Unified Communications
1 14 (6.36%) MPLS
1 14 (6.36%) WAN
1 14 (6.36%) DNS
1 14 (6.36%) IP Telephony
2 12 (5.45%) NAS
2 12 (5.45%) VPN
3 3 (1.36%) Internet
4 2 (0.91%) Firewall
4 2 (0.91%) BGP
4 2 (0.91%) EIGRP
4 2 (0.91%) OSPF
4 2 (0.91%) VoIP
4 2 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.91%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.91%) MySQL
2 12 (5.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (5.45%) NoSQL
2 12 (5.45%) Riak
3 7 (3.18%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.73%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.91%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (10.45%) Selenium
1 23 (10.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (5.91%) Oracle Forms
2 13 (5.91%) Oracle APEX
3 8 (3.64%) JIRA
4 7 (3.18%) SoapUI
4 7 (3.18%) WebDriver
5 6 (2.73%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.73%) HP UFT
6 5 (2.27%) Selenium IDE
7 4 (1.82%) JMeter
7 4 (1.82%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.36%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.91%) Behat
9 2 (0.91%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.45%) Firebug
General
1 44 (20.00%) Finance
2 11 (5.00%) Retail
3 10 (4.55%) Marketing
4 4 (1.82%) Banking
5 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.91%) Law
5 2 (0.91%) Legal
5 2 (0.91%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.45%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 77 (35.00%) Analyst
2 52 (23.64%) Test Analyst
3 37 (16.82%) Tester
4 30 (13.64%) Test Manager
4 30 (13.64%) Test Engineer
4 30 (13.64%) Test Leader
5 25 (11.36%) Business Analyst
6 19 (8.64%) Senior Analyst
7 18 (8.18%) Software Tester
8 16 (7.27%) Senior Test Analyst
9 14 (6.36%) Software Test Engineer
9 14 (6.36%) Architect
9 14 (6.36%) Software Engineer
10 13 (5.91%) Systems Analyst
10 13 (5.91%) Systems Tester
11 12 (5.45%) Infrastructure Architect
12 10 (4.55%) Team Leader
13 9 (4.09%) Test Team Leader
13 9 (4.09%) Financial Business Analyst
13 9 (4.09%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (14.55%) .NET
2 6 (2.73%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.82%) XML
4 3 (1.36%) JSON
4 3 (1.36%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.36%) SOAP
4 3 (1.36%) LAMP
5 2 (0.91%) HTML
5 2 (0.91%) RESTful
5 2 (0.91%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.45%) Web Services
6 1 (0.45%) CSS
6 1 (0.45%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.36%) Video Conferencing
2 14 (6.36%) Client/Server
3 5 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.82%) GIS
5 3 (1.36%) User Experience
5 3 (1.36%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.36%) RIA
6 2 (0.91%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.91%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (0.91%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.45%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 53 (24.09%) UNIX
2 31 (14.09%) Windows
3 14 (6.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (6.36%) Linux
4 8 (3.64%) Android
4 8 (3.64%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.82%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (53.18%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (42.27%) SDLC
3 66 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 63 (28.64%) Integration Testing
4 63 (28.64%) Regression Testing
5 60 (27.27%) Test Scripting
6 52 (23.64%) System Testing
7 47 (21.36%) Compatibility Testing
8 45 (20.45%) Software Testing
9 43 (19.55%) Test Management
10 41 (18.64%) Test Automation
11 38 (17.27%) User Acceptance Testing
11 38 (17.27%) System Integration Testing
12 27 (12.27%) Business Analysis
13 22 (10.00%) Scrum
14 21 (9.55%) ITIL
15 19 (8.64%) Waterfall
15 19 (8.64%) Project Management
16 17 (7.73%) Mentoring
17 16 (7.27%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 130 (59.09%) SQL
2 56 (25.45%) Java
3 50 (22.73%) C#
4 13 (5.91%) VB.NET
5 4 (1.82%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.36%) Ruby
6 3 (1.36%) PHP
6 3 (1.36%) C++
7 1 (0.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 92 (41.82%) ISTQB
2 44 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 17 (7.73%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (4.55%) ISEB Practitioner
5 6 (2.73%) Degree
6 3 (1.36%) APMG
7 2 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.91%) APMP
8 1 (0.45%) CISSP
8 1 (0.45%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (19.09%) QA
2 5 (2.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (6.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (6.36%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.45%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (5.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (8.64%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.91%) Cacti
2 2 (0.91%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 34 (15.45%) Oracle
2 25 (11.36%) HP
3 24 (10.91%) Microsoft
4 16 (7.27%) IBM
5 14 (6.36%) F5
5 14 (6.36%) Red Hat
5 14 (6.36%) Cisco
5 14 (6.36%) VMware
6 12 (5.45%) Infoblox
6 12 (5.45%) EMC
6 12 (5.45%) NetApp
7 2 (0.91%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.91%) CA
7 2 (0.91%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.45%) Citrix
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago