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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 79 99 67
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -32
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 105 100 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.16% 2.69% 3.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.73% 10.86% 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 101 80 72
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,164 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.40%
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
713 921 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 21.44% 24.79% 27.88%
Number of salaries quoted 564 776 511
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,546 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +1.36%

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 2 July 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Leeds

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 129 (56.83%) SQL
1 129 (56.83%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (49.78%) SDLC
3 93 (40.97%) ISTQB
4 85 (37.44%) Regression Testing
5 83 (36.56%) Integration Testing
6 78 (34.36%) Test Scripting
7 69 (30.40%) Test Strategy
8 67 (29.52%) UNIX
9 64 (28.19%) Java
10 63 (27.75%) Compatibility Testing
11 57 (25.11%) Software Testing
11 57 (25.11%) C#
12 55 (24.23%) System Testing
13 53 (23.35%) System Integration Testing
14 51 (22.47%) Test Automation
15 45 (19.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 39 (17.18%) Finance
17 38 (16.74%) Test Management
17 38 (16.74%) QA
18 37 (16.30%) User Acceptance Testing
19 32 (14.10%) Automated Testing
20 25 (11.01%) Microsoft
20 25 (11.01%) Functional Testing
21 24 (10.57%) Business Analysis
21 24 (10.57%) .NET
22 23 (10.13%) HP
23 22 (9.69%) Selenium
23 22 (9.69%) Manual Testing
24 21 (9.25%) MS Office

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (1.32%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (9.25%) MS Office
2 15 (6.61%) MS Visio
3 13 (5.73%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.85%) WAN
1 11 (4.85%) DNS
1 11 (4.85%) MPLS
1 11 (4.85%) IP Telephony
1 11 (4.85%) Unified Communications
2 9 (3.96%) NAS
2 9 (3.96%) VPN
3 3 (1.32%) VoIP
4 2 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (0.88%) Intranet
4 2 (0.88%) OSPF
4 2 (0.88%) BGP
4 2 (0.88%) EIGRP
4 2 (0.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.96%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (3.96%) NoSQL
1 9 (3.96%) Riak
1 9 (3.96%) MySQL
2 5 (2.20%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.76%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (9.69%) Selenium
2 19 (8.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (4.85%) WebDriver
4 8 (3.52%) JIRA
5 7 (3.08%) SoapUI
6 6 (2.64%) HP UFT
7 5 (2.20%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (2.20%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (2.20%) Selenium IDE
8 4 (1.76%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.88%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.88%) JMeter
11 1 (0.44%) JUnit
11 1 (0.44%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.44%) Firebug
General
1 39 (17.18%) Finance
2 10 (4.41%) Retail
3 7 (3.08%) Marketing
4 5 (2.20%) Legal
4 5 (2.20%) Banking
5 2 (0.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.88%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 85 (37.44%) Analyst
2 65 (28.63%) Test Analyst
3 48 (21.15%) Tester
4 30 (13.22%) Test Manager
5 24 (10.57%) Software Tester
6 22 (9.69%) Test Leader
7 20 (8.81%) Test Engineer
8 19 (8.37%) Business Analyst
9 17 (7.49%) Senior Analyst
10 16 (7.05%) Senior Test Analyst
11 15 (6.61%) Software Engineer
12 14 (6.17%) Software Test Engineer
13 12 (5.29%) Systems Tester
14 11 (4.85%) Architect
15 9 (3.96%) Systems Analyst
15 9 (3.96%) Infrastructure Architect
16 8 (3.52%) Team Leader
16 8 (3.52%) Functional Tester
16 8 (3.52%) Test Team Leader
16 8 (3.52%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.57%) .NET
2 8 (3.52%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.32%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.32%) SOAP
4 2 (0.88%) Web Services
4 2 (0.88%) RESTful
4 2 (0.88%) HTML
5 1 (0.44%) CSS
5 1 (0.44%) XML
5 1 (0.44%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.29%) Client/Server
3 11 (4.85%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (2.64%) User Experience
5 4 (1.76%) GIS
6 3 (1.32%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.88%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.88%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.44%) IVR
8 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 67 (29.52%) UNIX
2 17 (7.49%) Windows
3 11 (4.85%) Linux
3 11 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.32%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (56.83%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (49.78%) SDLC
3 85 (37.44%) Regression Testing
4 83 (36.56%) Integration Testing
5 78 (34.36%) Test Scripting
6 69 (30.40%) Test Strategy
7 63 (27.75%) Compatibility Testing
8 57 (25.11%) Software Testing
9 55 (24.23%) System Testing
10 53 (23.35%) System Integration Testing
11 51 (22.47%) Test Automation
12 38 (16.74%) Test Management
13 37 (16.30%) User Acceptance Testing
14 32 (14.10%) Automated Testing
15 25 (11.01%) Functional Testing
16 24 (10.57%) Business Analysis
17 22 (9.69%) Manual Testing
18 16 (7.05%) Project Management
18 16 (7.05%) ITIL
19 14 (6.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 129 (56.83%) SQL
2 64 (28.19%) Java
3 57 (25.11%) C#
4 5 (2.20%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 93 (40.97%) ISTQB
2 45 (19.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 13 (5.73%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (4.41%) Degree
5 9 (3.96%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.88%) CISSP
6 2 (0.88%) CISM
7 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.44%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (16.74%) QA
2 7 (3.08%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (4.85%) Active Directory
1 11 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.96%) VMware ESX
2 9 (3.96%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (7.93%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.88%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (0.88%) Cacti
Vendors
1 25 (11.01%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.13%) HP
3 19 (8.37%) Oracle
4 13 (5.73%) IBM
5 11 (4.85%) Cisco
5 11 (4.85%) Red Hat
5 11 (4.85%) VMware
5 11 (4.85%) F5
6 9 (3.96%) NetApp
6 9 (3.96%) Infoblox
6 9 (3.96%) EMC
7 5 (2.20%) Citrix
8 2 (0.88%) CA
8 2 (0.88%) Riverbed
8 2 (0.88%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.44%) Avaya
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum £35,000 + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago