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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 48 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 6 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.45% 1.51% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.06% 7.02% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 0
Average salary £34,836 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.02% +2.85%
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
99 114 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 23.91% 21.47% 26.01%
Number of salaries quoted 68 101 73
Average salary £38,000 £44,200 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.02% +24.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,841 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 August 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Leicester

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Scrum
3 6 (42.86%) V-Model
3 6 (42.86%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 5 (35.71%) TDD
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (35.71%) SaaS
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 4 (28.57%) Test Management
5 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
6 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 3 (21.43%) JIRA
6 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
6 3 (21.43%) Bugzilla
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) HP UFT
6 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
6 3 (21.43%) Zephyr
6 3 (21.43%) SDLC
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
7 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) Retail
7 2 (14.29%) TestPartner
7 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
7 2 (14.29%) System Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (7.14%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
1 3 (21.43%) HP UFT
1 3 (21.43%) Bugzilla
1 3 (21.43%) Zephyr
2 2 (14.29%) TestPartner
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) TestComplete
3 1 (7.14%) Ranorex
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Analyst
2 9 (64.29%) Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Test Coordinator
3 3 (21.43%) Test Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Coordinator
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Scrum
3 6 (42.86%) V-Model
4 5 (35.71%) TDD
5 4 (28.57%) Test Management
6 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (21.43%) SDLC
6 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
7 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
7 2 (14.29%) System Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Change Management
8 1 (7.14%) Workflow
8 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
8 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
8 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) SAP