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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 47 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 7 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.66% 1.52% 1.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.42% 6.86% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 2
Average salary £34,836 £35,000 £51,350
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.47% -31.84%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
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
109 102 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 25.89% 22.08% 25.13%
Number of salaries quoted 79 87 79
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,128
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £51,350 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 3 September 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Leicester

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
2 5 (45.45%) V-Model
3 4 (36.36%) Test Management
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Bugzilla
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 3 (27.27%) JIRA
4 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (27.27%) SaaS
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 3 (27.27%) Zephyr
4 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
5 2 (18.18%) SAP
5 2 (18.18%) Retail
5 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 1 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) TestPartner
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
6 1 (9.09%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) Windows

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Bugzilla
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
1 3 (27.27%) Zephyr
2 1 (9.09%) TestPartner
2 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Test Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Test Coordinator
3 3 (27.27%) Test Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Coordinator
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
1 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) V-Model
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Test Management
4 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
4 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
6 1 (9.09%) System Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
6 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) SAP