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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 51 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 9 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.11% 2.06% 1.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.25% 8.05% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 7
Average salary £26,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.05% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,850 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £40,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
80 149 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 18.74% 25.60% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 63 139 125
Average salary £37,250 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.30% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,000 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) Scrum
3 8 (66.67%) V-Model
4 7 (58.33%) .NET
5 6 (50.00%) TDD
6 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (41.67%) SaaS
6 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
6 5 (41.67%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 4 (33.33%) Windows
8 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
8 3 (25.00%) SQL
8 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
8 3 (25.00%) System Testing
8 3 (25.00%) TestPartner
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Vista
8 3 (25.00%) QA
9 2 (16.67%) Selenium
9 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
9 2 (16.67%) Java
9 2 (16.67%) C#
9 2 (16.67%) Ranorex
9 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
10 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
10 1 (8.33%) Change Management
10 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
10 1 (8.33%) C++

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (25.00%) TestPartner
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) Ranorex
4 1 (8.33%) FitNesse
4 1 (8.33%) TestComplete
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
1 9 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Web Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Vista
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) Scrum
3 8 (66.67%) V-Model
4 6 (50.00%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (25.00%) System Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
7 1 (8.33%) Change Management
7 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Kanban
7 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) SAP
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