The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 71 84 60
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -24
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 3 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.42% 0.85% 2.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.10% 2.63% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 17
Average salary £32,500 £41,250 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.21% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £31,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £47,500 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.40%
ISEB
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
143 266 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 19.94% 32.40% 29.84%
Number of salaries quoted 105 218 186
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £50,274 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

ISEB
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Leicestershire region.

ISEB Salary Trend in Leicestershire

ISEB
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +22 3 £32,500 -7.14%
ISEB
East Midlands

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) V-Model
3 6 (35.29%) QA
3 6 (35.29%) Manual Testing
3 6 (35.29%) SAP
4 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
5 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) ERP
5 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
5 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
5 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Automation Testing
5 4 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (17.65%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (17.65%) C#
7 2 (11.76%) HTML
7 2 (11.76%) Windows
7 2 (11.76%) CRM
7 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
7 2 (11.76%) Sage
7 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
7 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (11.76%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (11.76%) TestPartner
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) FitNesse
3 1 (5.88%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) IT Business Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Business Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Test Leader
3 4 (23.53%) Senior IT Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Tester
5 2 (11.76%) QA Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Web Tester
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) QA Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Automated Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) HTML5
1 2 (11.76%) WCF
1 2 (11.76%) WPF
1 2 (11.76%) Silverlight
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
1 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) V-Model
3 6 (35.29%) Manual Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
5 4 (23.53%) ERP
5 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
5 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Automation Testing
6 2 (11.76%) CRM
6 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
6 2 (11.76%) System Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
1 4 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) Sage
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft