The first table below looks at the demand for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 61 55 43
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 11 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.88% 1.78% 2.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.43% 6.02% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 9
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £28,900 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,500 £49,776
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.40%
Qualifications Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
148 133 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 25.30% 29.62% 30.41%
Number of salaries quoted 138 122 96
Average salary £42,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.06% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,776 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISEB
Leicestershire

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

ISEB
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Leicester region.

ISEB Salary Trend in Leicester

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Leicester

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 9 (52.94%) Software Testing
2 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) Integration Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
4 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) Regression Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
6 4 (23.53%) HP
6 4 (23.53%) LoadRunner
6 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
6 4 (23.53%) Banking
6 4 (23.53%) Retail
6 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
6 4 (23.53%) System Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
7 3 (17.65%) Time Management
7 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Vista
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) TestPartner
7 3 (17.65%) Scrum
7 3 (17.65%) VHDL
7 3 (17.65%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (17.65%) Firmware
7 3 (17.65%) C++
7 3 (17.65%) Python
7 3 (17.65%) C

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) LoadRunner
2 3 (17.65%) TestPartner
2 3 (17.65%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) TestDirector
3 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
1 8 (47.06%) Test Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Tester
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Tester
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Tester
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Performance Tester
4 3 (17.65%) Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Software Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Software Test Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) VHDL
1 3 (17.65%) Firmware
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
2 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Software Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Integration Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
3 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Regression Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
5 4 (23.53%) System Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Time Management
6 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
7 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
7 2 (11.76%) Logistics
7 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
7 2 (11.76%) User Stories
8 1 (5.88%) Validation
8 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Test Management
8 1 (5.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) C++
2 3 (17.65%) Python
2 3 (17.65%) C
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) VBScript
3 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) TickIT
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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