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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 75 79 112
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +33
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 119 115 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.56% 3.27% 2.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.47% 13.23% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 116 110 60
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +10.00%
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
769 869 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.03% 24.69% 21.04%
Number of salaries quoted 585 740 552
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 12 February 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Leeds

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 149 (60.32%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (53.04%) ISTQB
3 102 (41.30%) SQL
4 101 (40.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 80 (32.39%) SDLC
6 75 (30.36%) Test Scripting
7 70 (28.34%) Software Testing
8 69 (27.94%) Selenium
8 69 (27.94%) .NET
9 58 (23.48%) Test Management
10 56 (22.67%) QA
11 50 (20.24%) Finance
12 49 (19.84%) BDD
13 48 (19.43%) Java
14 47 (19.03%) TDD
15 46 (18.62%) Scrum
16 45 (18.22%) Oracle
16 45 (18.22%) Test Automation
17 42 (17.00%) Test Strategy
18 38 (15.38%) Windows
19 36 (14.57%) Performance Testing
20 35 (14.17%) Degree
20 35 (14.17%) Non-Functional Testing
21 34 (13.77%) Cucumber
22 33 (13.36%) Service Delivery
23 32 (12.96%) Computer Science
24 30 (12.15%) Regression Testing
25 29 (11.74%) Microsoft
25 29 (11.74%) Manual Testing
25 29 (11.74%) Automation Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (1.21%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.81%) SAS
3 1 (0.40%) IIS
3 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.48%) MS Visio
3 8 (3.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.88%) Internet
2 9 (3.64%) HTTP
3 3 (1.21%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.40%) DNS
4 1 (0.40%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.40%) MPLS
4 1 (0.40%) NAS
4 1 (0.40%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.40%) VPN
4 1 (0.40%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.24%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.43%) MySQL
4 3 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.81%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.40%) Riak
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 69 (27.94%) Selenium
2 34 (13.77%) Cucumber
3 18 (7.29%) SoapUI
4 17 (6.88%) Oracle Forms
5 16 (6.48%) JMeter
6 15 (6.07%) Oracle APEX
7 12 (4.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (2.83%) LoadRunner
9 6 (2.43%) SilkTest
9 6 (2.43%) WebDriver
10 5 (2.02%) JUnit
10 5 (2.02%) Rational Performance Tester
11 4 (1.62%) MSTest
11 4 (1.62%) NeoLoad
11 4 (1.62%) Toad
12 3 (1.21%) HP UFT
12 3 (1.21%) JIRA
12 3 (1.21%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
13 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
General
1 50 (20.24%) Finance
2 12 (4.86%) Retail
3 4 (1.62%) Banking
4 2 (0.81%) Law
4 2 (0.81%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.40%) Games
5 1 (0.40%) Legal
5 1 (0.40%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 119 (48.18%) Analyst
2 97 (39.27%) Test Analyst
3 62 (25.10%) Test Engineer
4 39 (15.79%) Tester
5 29 (11.74%) Test Leader
6 23 (9.31%) Test Manager
7 22 (8.91%) Technical Engineer
8 16 (6.48%) QA Analyst
9 14 (5.67%) Business Analyst
9 14 (5.67%) QA Test Analyst
9 14 (5.67%) QA Tester
10 12 (4.86%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (4.45%) Automation Tester
11 11 (4.45%) Systems Tester
12 10 (4.05%) Automation Analyst
12 10 (4.05%) Automation Test Analyst
12 10 (4.05%) QA Engineer
12 10 (4.05%) QA Test Engineer
12 10 (4.05%) SQL Analyst
12 10 (4.05%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (27.94%) .NET
2 19 (7.69%) XML
3 17 (6.88%) JSON
3 17 (6.88%) LAMP
4 16 (6.48%) Behat
4 16 (6.48%) SOAP
5 8 (3.24%) .NET Framework
6 5 (2.02%) Web Services
7 4 (1.62%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.21%) J2EE
9 2 (0.81%) HTML
10 1 (0.40%) CSS
10 1 (0.40%) HTML5
10 1 (0.40%) Java EE
10 1 (0.40%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.96%) Computer Science
2 22 (8.91%) N-Tier
3 20 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (6.88%) RIA
5 13 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.24%) IVR
6 8 (3.24%) Replication
7 5 (2.02%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.62%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.21%) iPad
10 2 (0.81%) Informatics
10 2 (0.81%) NHS
11 1 (0.40%) Chemistry
11 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.40%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (15.38%) Windows
2 27 (10.93%) Android
2 27 (10.93%) Apple iOS
3 11 (4.45%) Unix
4 4 (1.62%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.21%) Linux
5 3 (1.21%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.40%) AIX
6 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (60.32%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (32.39%) SDLC
3 75 (30.36%) Test Scripting
4 70 (28.34%) Software Testing
5 58 (23.48%) Test Management
6 49 (19.84%) BDD
7 47 (19.03%) TDD
8 46 (18.62%) Scrum
9 45 (18.22%) Test Automation
10 42 (17.00%) Test Strategy
11 36 (14.57%) Performance Testing
12 35 (14.17%) Non-Functional Testing
13 33 (13.36%) Service Delivery
14 30 (12.15%) Regression Testing
15 29 (11.74%) Automation Testing
15 29 (11.74%) Manual Testing
16 28 (11.34%) System Integration Testing
17 27 (10.93%) Continuous Integration
18 25 (10.12%) User Acceptance Testing
19 23 (9.31%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 102 (41.30%) SQL
2 48 (19.43%) Java
3 27 (10.93%) C#
4 19 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 18 (7.29%) Ruby
6 17 (6.88%) C++
6 17 (6.88%) PHP
6 17 (6.88%) VB.NET
7 14 (5.67%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.43%) Python
9 2 (0.81%) C
9 2 (0.81%) VB
9 2 (0.81%) VBScript
10 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 131 (53.04%) ISTQB
2 101 (40.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 35 (14.17%) Degree
4 8 (3.24%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.40%) APMP
6 1 (0.40%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (22.67%) QA
2 3 (1.21%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.81%) Basel II
3 2 (0.81%) HL7
3 2 (0.81%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (4.05%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.02%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 45 (18.22%) Oracle
2 29 (11.74%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.07%) HP
4 8 (3.24%) Capita
5 7 (2.83%) IBM
6 4 (1.62%) Twitter
7 2 (0.81%) Facebook
8 1 (0.40%) Cisco
8 1 (0.40%) EMC
8 1 (0.40%) F5
8 1 (0.40%) Infoblox
8 1 (0.40%) NetApp
8 1 (0.40%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.40%) VMware
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