The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 38 57 43
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 17 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.88% 1.75% 3.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.28% 7.52% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 9
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -14.66%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.40%
ISEB
Merseyside

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

Qualifications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
128 133 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 29.22% 23.21% 30.10%
Number of salaries quoted 92 106 104
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,825 £60,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

ISEB
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Liverpool

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 19 (95.00%) ISTQB
2 17 (85.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) Finance
4 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (35.00%) ETL
6 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (30.00%) Test Management
6 6 (30.00%) Data Integration
7 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (25.00%) QA
7 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (20.00%) Test Planning
9 3 (15.00%) HP
9 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
9 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (10.00%) ITIL
10 2 (10.00%) HNC
10 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
10 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
10 2 (10.00%) Selenium
10 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
10 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
11 1 (5.00%) C
11 1 (5.00%) C#

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (5.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (5.00%) FogBugz
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Analyst
2 17 (85.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Tester
6 1 (5.00%) QA Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) ETL
3 6 (30.00%) Test Management
4 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (20.00%) Test Planning
6 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Validation
7 1 (5.00%) Scrum
7 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.00%) System Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (10.00%) HNC
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) HP
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