The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Letchworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 10 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -7
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 13.51% 2.92% 2.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.46% 9.09% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £29,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
ISEB
Hertfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
13 55 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 35.14% 32.16% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10 55 13
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

ISEB
Salary Trend in Letchworth

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Letchworth

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) VBA
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Data Mapping
1 3 (60.00%) OWASP
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (60.00%) ATDD
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Windows

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Data Mapping
1 3 (60.00%) OWASP
1 3 (60.00%) ATDD
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (40.00%) HND
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Network+ Certification