The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 49 54 48
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 8 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.71% 1.34% 3.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.62% 5.49% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 9
Average salary £35,000 £51,350 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.84% +46.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £51,350 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £51,350 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -
ISEB
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Qualifications Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
105 91 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 22.39% 24.40% 36.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89 76 126
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £51,350
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 August 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Leicester

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (56.00%) Automated Testing
2 13 (52.00%) Integration Testing
2 13 (52.00%) Regression Testing
3 12 (48.00%) Software Testing
4 9 (36.00%) Firmware
4 9 (36.00%) C
4 9 (36.00%) C++
4 9 (36.00%) Python
4 9 (36.00%) Degree
4 9 (36.00%) VHDL
4 9 (36.00%) Time Management
5 8 (32.00%) SQL
6 7 (28.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (28.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (24.00%) SAP
8 5 (20.00%) Windows
8 5 (20.00%) Business Analysis
9 4 (16.00%) Retail
9 4 (16.00%) QA
9 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
9 4 (16.00%) System Testing
10 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
10 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
10 3 (12.00%) TestPartner
10 3 (12.00%) Windows Vista
10 3 (12.00%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
10 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
10 3 (12.00%) Finance

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) Apache
1 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP HR
1 1 (4.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (4.00%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (12.00%) TestPartner
2 2 (8.00%) JIRA
2 2 (8.00%) Toad
2 2 (8.00%) TestDirector
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (16.00%) Retail
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Analyst
2 11 (44.00%) Test Analyst
3 9 (36.00%) Test Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) Software Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Test Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Test Leader
7 1 (4.00%) QA Leader
7 1 (4.00%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
1 2 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Firmware
1 9 (36.00%) VHDL
2 1 (4.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Vista
2 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.00%) Solaris
3 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Automated Testing
2 13 (52.00%) Regression Testing
2 13 (52.00%) Integration Testing
3 12 (48.00%) Software Testing
4 9 (36.00%) Time Management
5 7 (28.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
7 4 (16.00%) System Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Scrum
8 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
9 2 (8.00%) User Stories
9 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (8.00%) CRM
9 2 (8.00%) V-Model
9 2 (8.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) C
1 9 (36.00%) C++
1 9 (36.00%) Python
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) VBScript
3 2 (8.00%) VB
3 2 (8.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 7 (28.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) SAP
2 2 (8.00%) JBoss
2 2 (8.00%) HP
2 2 (8.00%) VMware
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
Leicester, Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago