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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 49 78 43
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -35
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 5 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.32% 1.22% 4.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.10% 3.70% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 12
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £42,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
82 189 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 21.64% 33.04% 30.40%
Number of salaries quoted 73 156 90
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,550 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 19 December 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Leicester

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (72.73%) SAP
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) V-Model
4 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
5 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (27.27%) QA
6 3 (27.27%) Retail
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
7 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
7 2 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
8 1 (9.09%) Project Management
8 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (9.09%) TDD
8 1 (9.09%) Logistics
8 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
8 1 (9.09%) System Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
8 1 (9.09%) Kanban
8 1 (9.09%) TestPartner
8 1 (9.09%) Selenium

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP FI
1 1 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (9.09%) SAP CO
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (9.09%) TestPartner
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) FitNesse
2 1 (9.09%) Ranorex
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Test Leader
3 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Tester
5 1 (9.09%) QA Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Web Tester
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) FMCG
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 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) V-Model
3 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
4 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 1 (9.09%) Project Management
7 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (9.09%) TDD
7 1 (9.09%) Logistics
7 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 1 (9.09%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) SAP