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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 49 75 44
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -31
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 2 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.52% 0.92% 4.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.13% 2.76% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 14
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +0.69%
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
64 181 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 16.71% 33.15% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 48 135 90
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) SAP
2 6 (66.67%) V-Model
3 5 (55.56%) Manual Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
4 4 (44.44%) Automation Testing
4 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (33.33%) QA
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
7 1 (11.11%) Ranorex
7 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
7 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (11.11%) System Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
7 1 (11.11%) Kanban
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
7 1 (11.11%) TDD
7 1 (11.11%) Retail
7 1 (11.11%) TestPartner
7 1 (11.11%) Logistics
7 1 (11.11%) Selenium
7 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
7 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (11.11%) TestPartner
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
2 1 (11.11%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Test Leader
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) QA Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Web Tester
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) V-Model
3 5 (55.56%) Manual Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
4 4 (44.44%) Automation Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) System Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
6 1 (11.11%) Kanban
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 1 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) Logistics
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) SAP