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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 81 97 103
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 108 77 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.95% 2.27% 1.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.49% 10.65% 8.43%
Number of salaries quoted 103 65 44
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
940 723 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.71% 21.30% 21.12%
Number of salaries quoted 769 578 465
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,000
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 27 February 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Leeds

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 111 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (42.67%) Test Scripting
3 77 (34.22%) ISTQB
4 76 (33.78%) Finance
5 64 (28.44%) Regression Testing
6 62 (27.56%) Software Testing
7 59 (26.22%) SQL
7 59 (26.22%) Functional Testing
7 59 (26.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 54 (24.00%) Automated Testing
9 51 (22.67%) Test Automation
10 50 (22.22%) Integration Testing
11 49 (21.78%) Microsoft
12 44 (19.56%) Test Strategy
13 42 (18.67%) Manual Testing
13 42 (18.67%) Business Analysis
14 34 (15.11%) .NET
15 33 (14.67%) QA
16 32 (14.22%) Test Management
17 29 (12.89%) Compatibility Testing
18 28 (12.44%) TDD
18 28 (12.44%) Java
19 27 (12.00%) UNIX
19 27 (12.00%) Selenium
19 27 (12.00%) System Testing
20 25 (11.11%) BDD
20 25 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
20 25 (11.11%) MS Excel
21 24 (10.67%) Scrum
22 23 (10.22%) Degree

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.11%) MS Office
3 13 (5.78%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.78%) JDE OneWorld
1 4 (1.78%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.44%) VoIP
1 1 (0.44%) FTP
1 1 (0.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.89%) SQL Server
1 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (12.00%) Selenium
2 19 (8.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (6.22%) WebDriver
4 7 (3.11%) JUnit
5 5 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (1.33%) JIRA
7 2 (0.89%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.89%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.44%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.44%) TestNG
8 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.44%) eggPlant
General
1 76 (33.78%) Finance
2 12 (5.33%) Retail
3 4 (1.78%) Banking
3 4 (1.78%) Legal
3 4 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (0.89%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.89%) Marketing
5 1 (0.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 134 (59.56%) Analyst
2 99 (44.00%) Test Analyst
3 42 (18.67%) Tester
4 34 (15.11%) Business Analyst
5 23 (10.22%) Test Manager
6 16 (7.11%) Functional Tester
7 15 (6.67%) Functional Test Analyst
7 15 (6.67%) Functional Analyst
8 14 (6.22%) Test Leader
9 12 (5.33%) Senior Test Analyst
9 12 (5.33%) Senior Analyst
10 11 (4.89%) Agile Test Analyst
11 10 (4.44%) Senior Test Consultant
11 10 (4.44%) Systems Tester
11 10 (4.44%) Senior Consultant
11 10 (4.44%) Consultant
11 10 (4.44%) Test Consultant
12 8 (3.56%) Software Tester
13 6 (2.67%) Software Test Analyst
14 5 (2.22%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (15.11%) .NET
2 18 (8.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (2.22%) XML
4 2 (0.89%) Web Services
5 1 (0.44%) HTML
5 1 (0.44%) LAMP
5 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.44%) CSS
5 1 (0.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.89%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.33%) User Experience
4 3 (1.33%) Algorithms
5 2 (0.89%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.44%) Open Source
6 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.44%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.00%) UNIX
2 2 (0.89%) Windows
2 2 (0.89%) Android
2 2 (0.89%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (42.67%) Test Scripting
3 64 (28.44%) Regression Testing
4 62 (27.56%) Software Testing
5 59 (26.22%) Functional Testing
6 54 (24.00%) Automated Testing
7 51 (22.67%) Test Automation
8 50 (22.22%) Integration Testing
9 44 (19.56%) Test Strategy
10 42 (18.67%) Manual Testing
10 42 (18.67%) Business Analysis
11 32 (14.22%) Test Management
12 29 (12.89%) Compatibility Testing
13 28 (12.44%) TDD
14 27 (12.00%) System Testing
15 25 (11.11%) BDD
16 24 (10.67%) Scrum
17 20 (8.89%) Automation Testing
18 19 (8.44%) User Acceptance Testing
18 19 (8.44%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 59 (26.22%) SQL
2 28 (12.44%) Java
3 14 (6.22%) C#
4 2 (0.89%) C
5 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.44%) C++
5 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 77 (34.22%) ISTQB
2 59 (26.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 23 (10.22%) Degree
4 11 (4.89%) CBAP
4 11 (4.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (1.78%) PMP
5 4 (1.78%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.89%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.89%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (14.67%) QA
2 10 (4.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.44%) HL7
Systems Management
1 6 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (21.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.11%) HP
3 6 (2.67%) Oracle
4 4 (1.78%) Citrix
5 1 (0.44%) Avaya
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