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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 74 86 113
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +27
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 113 109 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.06% 2.97% 1.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.15% 13.44% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 102 97 38
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +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
859 811 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.24% 22.13% 22.09%
Number of salaries quoted 688 682 461
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,550 £28,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 March 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Leeds

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 117 (50.65%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (40.26%) Test Scripting
3 82 (35.50%) SQL
4 81 (35.06%) ISTQB
5 66 (28.57%) Regression Testing
6 64 (27.71%) Software Testing
7 61 (26.41%) Finance
8 60 (25.97%) Integration Testing
8 60 (25.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 57 (24.68%) Test Automation
9 57 (24.68%) Automated Testing
10 54 (23.38%) Functional Testing
11 48 (20.78%) Test Strategy
12 42 (18.18%) Microsoft
13 41 (17.75%) Manual Testing
14 40 (17.32%) Compatibility Testing
15 39 (16.88%) UNIX
16 38 (16.45%) Java
17 36 (15.58%) QA
18 35 (15.15%) Business Analysis
19 34 (14.72%) System Testing
20 33 (14.29%) .NET
21 31 (13.42%) Selenium
22 28 (12.12%) Test Management
23 27 (11.69%) TDD
24 25 (10.82%) C#
24 25 (10.82%) User Acceptance Testing
24 25 (10.82%) BDD
25 23 (9.96%) Degree
26 22 (9.52%) Scrum

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (1.30%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (7.79%) MS Office
1 18 (7.79%) MS Visio
2 17 (7.36%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.73%) WAN
1 4 (1.73%) MPLS
1 4 (1.73%) DNS
1 4 (1.73%) IP Telephony
1 4 (1.73%) Unified Communications
2 3 (1.30%) NAS
2 3 (1.30%) VPN
3 2 (0.87%) VoIP
3 2 (0.87%) Intranet
4 1 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.43%) FTP
4 1 (0.43%) OSPF
4 1 (0.43%) BGP
4 1 (0.43%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.30%) MySQL
1 3 (1.30%) SQL Server
1 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (1.30%) NoSQL
1 3 (1.30%) Riak
Development Applications
1 31 (13.42%) Selenium
2 21 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (7.36%) WebDriver
4 6 (2.60%) JUnit
5 5 (2.16%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (2.16%) SoapUI
5 5 (2.16%) Selenium IDE
5 5 (2.16%) JIRA
6 1 (0.43%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.43%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.43%) Firebug
General
1 61 (26.41%) Finance
2 8 (3.46%) Retail
3 6 (2.60%) Legal
4 4 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.73%) Banking
5 2 (0.87%) Marketing
5 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 120 (51.95%) Analyst
2 90 (38.96%) Test Analyst
3 51 (22.08%) Tester
4 29 (12.55%) Business Analyst
5 18 (7.79%) Test Manager
6 16 (6.93%) Software Tester
6 16 (6.93%) Functional Tester
7 14 (6.06%) Functional Test Analyst
7 14 (6.06%) Functional Analyst
8 13 (5.63%) Test Leader
9 11 (4.76%) Systems Tester
10 10 (4.33%) Senior Test Analyst
10 10 (4.33%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (4.33%) Agile Test Analyst
11 8 (3.46%) Software Test Analyst
11 8 (3.46%) Consultant
11 8 (3.46%) Test Engineer
11 8 (3.46%) Test Consultant
12 6 (2.60%) Senior Consultant
12 6 (2.60%) Senior Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (14.29%) .NET
2 18 (7.79%) .NET Framework
3 5 (2.16%) XML
4 3 (1.30%) HTML
4 3 (1.30%) Web Services
5 1 (0.43%) CSS
5 1 (0.43%) SOAP
5 1 (0.43%) DOM
5 1 (0.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.19%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.90%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.73%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (1.73%) User Experience
4 4 (1.73%) GIS
5 2 (0.87%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.87%) Algorithms
5 2 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (0.87%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.43%) W3C
6 1 (0.43%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 39 (16.88%) UNIX
2 6 (2.60%) Windows
3 4 (1.73%) Linux
3 4 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.87%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.87%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (50.65%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (40.26%) Test Scripting
3 66 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 64 (27.71%) Software Testing
5 60 (25.97%) Integration Testing
6 57 (24.68%) Test Automation
6 57 (24.68%) Automated Testing
7 54 (23.38%) Functional Testing
8 48 (20.78%) Test Strategy
9 41 (17.75%) Manual Testing
10 40 (17.32%) Compatibility Testing
11 35 (15.15%) Business Analysis
12 34 (14.72%) System Testing
13 28 (12.12%) Test Management
14 27 (11.69%) TDD
15 25 (10.82%) User Acceptance Testing
15 25 (10.82%) BDD
16 22 (9.52%) Scrum
17 20 (8.66%) Service Delivery
17 20 (8.66%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 82 (35.50%) SQL
2 38 (16.45%) Java
3 25 (10.82%) C#
4 2 (0.87%) C
5 1 (0.43%) C++
5 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 81 (35.06%) ISTQB
2 60 (25.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 23 (9.96%) Degree
4 11 (4.76%) CBAP
5 9 (3.90%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.87%) CISSP
8 2 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.87%) PMP
8 2 (0.87%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.87%) CISM
9 1 (0.43%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (15.58%) QA
2 10 (4.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (1.73%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.30%) VMware ESX
2 3 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.43%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.43%) Cacti
Vendors
1 42 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.06%) HP
3 7 (3.03%) IBM
4 5 (2.16%) Citrix
4 5 (2.16%) Oracle
5 4 (1.73%) Cisco
5 4 (1.73%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.73%) VMware
5 4 (1.73%) F5
6 3 (1.30%) Infoblox
6 3 (1.30%) EMC
6 3 (1.30%) NetApp
7 1 (0.43%) Avaya
7 1 (0.43%) CA
7 1 (0.43%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.43%) CheckPoint
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