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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 67 94 94
Rank change year-on-year
+27 0
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 117 79 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.39% 2.43% 2.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.73% 11.57% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 112 63 60
Average salary £33,750 £32,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
852 683 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.65% 20.99% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 744 527 467
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 30 January 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Leeds

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 100 (46.95%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (44.13%) Test Scripting
3 73 (34.27%) Finance
4 69 (32.39%) ISTQB
5 59 (27.70%) Software Testing
6 58 (27.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 53 (24.88%) Functional Testing
7 53 (24.88%) Regression Testing
8 49 (23.00%) Microsoft
9 43 (20.19%) SQL
9 43 (20.19%) Automated Testing
10 42 (19.72%) Test Strategy
11 41 (19.25%) Business Analysis
12 40 (18.78%) Manual Testing
13 39 (18.31%) Test Automation
14 36 (16.90%) Integration Testing
15 33 (15.49%) .NET
16 32 (15.02%) Selenium
16 32 (15.02%) Test Management
17 30 (14.08%) QA
18 29 (13.62%) Analytical Skills
19 25 (11.74%) Automation Testing
20 24 (11.27%) MS Excel
20 24 (11.27%) Scrum
21 21 (9.86%) TDD
21 21 (9.86%) Java
21 21 (9.86%) System Testing
22 20 (9.39%) BDD
22 20 (9.39%) Degree
23 18 (8.45%) Change Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (0.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.47%) Lync
2 1 (0.47%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.10%) MS Visio
3 12 (5.63%) MS Office
4 2 (0.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.88%) JDE OneWorld
1 4 (1.88%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.94%) HTTP
2 1 (0.47%) VoIP
2 1 (0.47%) FTP
Development Applications
1 32 (15.02%) Selenium
2 17 (7.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (7.04%) WebDriver
4 10 (4.69%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (3.29%) JUnit
6 3 (1.41%) JIRA
6 3 (1.41%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.94%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.47%) TestNG
8 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.47%) eggPlant
8 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.47%) FitNesse
General
1 73 (34.27%) Finance
2 10 (4.69%) Retail
3 4 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (1.88%) Banking
4 2 (0.94%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.94%) Legal
4 2 (0.94%) Marketing
5 1 (0.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 139 (65.26%) Analyst
2 105 (49.30%) Test Analyst
3 33 (15.49%) Business Analyst
4 29 (13.62%) Tester
5 19 (8.92%) Test Manager
6 18 (8.45%) Senior Test Analyst
6 18 (8.45%) Senior Analyst
7 14 (6.57%) Senior Test Consultant
7 14 (6.57%) Senior Consultant
7 14 (6.57%) Consultant
7 14 (6.57%) Functional Test Analyst
7 14 (6.57%) Test Consultant
7 14 (6.57%) Functional Analyst
8 11 (5.16%) Functional Tester
8 11 (5.16%) Test Leader
8 11 (5.16%) Agile Test Analyst
9 9 (4.23%) Systems Tester
10 6 (2.82%) Automation Test Analyst
10 6 (2.82%) Automation Analyst
11 5 (2.35%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (15.49%) .NET
2 18 (8.45%) .NET Framework
3 5 (2.35%) XML
4 2 (0.94%) SOAP
4 2 (0.94%) Web Services
5 1 (0.47%) LAMP
5 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.47%) CSS
5 1 (0.47%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.62%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.16%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.23%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.35%) Algorithms
5 2 (0.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.94%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.47%) Open Source
6 1 (0.47%) User Experience
6 1 (0.47%) IVR
6 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.47%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.51%) UNIX
2 3 (1.41%) Windows
3 2 (0.94%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.94%) Android
4 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (46.95%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (44.13%) Test Scripting
3 59 (27.70%) Software Testing
4 53 (24.88%) Functional Testing
4 53 (24.88%) Regression Testing
5 43 (20.19%) Automated Testing
6 42 (19.72%) Test Strategy
7 41 (19.25%) Business Analysis
8 40 (18.78%) Manual Testing
9 39 (18.31%) Test Automation
10 36 (16.90%) Integration Testing
11 32 (15.02%) Test Management
12 25 (11.74%) Automation Testing
13 24 (11.27%) Scrum
14 21 (9.86%) TDD
14 21 (9.86%) System Testing
15 20 (9.39%) BDD
16 18 (8.45%) Change Management
16 18 (8.45%) Compatibility Testing
17 17 (7.98%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (20.19%) SQL
2 21 (9.86%) Java
3 6 (2.82%) C#
4 2 (0.94%) C
5 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.47%) C++
5 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 69 (32.39%) ISTQB
2 58 (27.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 20 (9.39%) Degree
4 11 (5.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 11 (5.16%) CBAP
5 4 (1.88%) PMP
5 4 (1.88%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.94%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (14.08%) QA
2 10 (4.69%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.94%) HL7
Systems Management
1 8 (3.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (23.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.63%) HP
3 5 (2.35%) Oracle
4 1 (0.47%) Avaya
4 1 (0.47%) Citrix
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £60000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
StepChange
Salary: £25.2k per year
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago