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 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 46 61 46
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 9 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.28% 1.08% 3.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.41% 5.95% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 14
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £47,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
107 84 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 27.16% 18.06% 29.38%
Number of salaries quoted 91 69 116
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,950 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Liverpool

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (69.23%) ISTQB
1 9 (69.23%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) QA
6 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Test Management
6 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
7 2 (15.38%) IBM Blueworks
7 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (15.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
7 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) MS Project
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 2 (15.38%) HNC
7 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 2 (15.38%) MS Access
8 1 (7.69%) HTTP
8 1 (7.69%) .NET
8 1 (7.69%) C
8 1 (7.69%) C#
8 1 (7.69%) HTML
8 1 (7.69%) CSS
8 1 (7.69%) Scrum

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (15.38%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) FogBugz
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Analyst
2 9 (69.23%) Test Analyst
3 6 (46.15%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (46.15%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) QA Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Test Management
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
3 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) System Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) ISTQB
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (15.38%) HNC
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) HP
Liverpool, Merseyside
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £31,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shop Direct
Salary: £50000 - £68000 per annum + benefits, pension, negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shop Direct
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + benefits, pension, negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shop Direct
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + benefits, pension, negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shop Direct
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + benefits, pension, negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shop Direct
Salary: £33000 - £46000 per annum + benefits, pension, negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago