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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 54 55 60
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 4 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.92% 3.00% 1.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.82% 12.23% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 4
Average salary £26,500 £34,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.05% -0.72%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -0.68%
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
83 139 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 19.17% 24.51% 30.59%
Number of salaries quoted 62 132 97
Average salary £33,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 2 June 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 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) V-Model
3 6 (54.55%) TDD
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (45.45%) SaaS
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 5 (45.45%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
6 3 (27.27%) System Testing
6 3 (27.27%) TestPartner
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Vista
6 3 (27.27%) QA
6 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
7 2 (18.18%) Ranorex
7 2 (18.18%) SDLC
7 2 (18.18%) Selenium
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) C#
8 1 (9.09%) Change Management
8 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
8 1 (9.09%) C++
8 1 (9.09%) FitNesse
8 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (45.45%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (27.27%) TestPartner
3 2 (18.18%) Ranorex
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium
4 1 (9.09%) FitNesse
4 1 (9.09%) TestComplete
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
1 9 (81.82%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Web Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Vista
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) V-Model
3 6 (54.55%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) System Testing
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Kanban
6 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA