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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 48 42 65
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +23
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 9 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.12% 3.11% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.84% 11.50% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 5
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -31.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.89% +10.00%
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
83 113 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 19.58% 27.03% 19.22%
Number of salaries quoted 49 92 80
Average salary £36,000 £50,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +29.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £62,221 £57,825
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 14 February 2016, 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 16 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 16 (80.00%) QA
2 15 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 12 (60.00%) SQL
4 11 (55.00%) Relational Database
4 11 (55.00%) Test Management
5 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (40.00%) ISTQB
7 7 (35.00%) HP
7 7 (35.00%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (35.00%) Functional Testing
7 7 (35.00%) Software Delivery
7 7 (35.00%) Defect Tracking
8 5 (25.00%) Automated Testing
9 4 (20.00%) TDD
9 4 (20.00%) MS Office
9 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (20.00%) Line Management
9 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (20.00%) Automation Testing
9 4 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
9 4 (20.00%) Sahi
9 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
9 4 (20.00%) Usability Testing
9 4 (20.00%) Load Testing
9 4 (20.00%) Security Testing
10 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Sahi
1 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) FogBugz
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) Software Tester
2 9 (45.00%) Tester
3 7 (35.00%) QA Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Senior QA Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Automation Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) IT Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Business Finance Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Finance Business Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Junior Penetration Tester
7 1 (5.00%) Junior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 11 (55.00%) Test Management
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) Defect Tracking
4 7 (35.00%) Functional Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Software Delivery
5 5 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Line Management
6 4 (20.00%) Load Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Security Testing
6 4 (20.00%) TDD
6 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 4 (20.00%) Usability Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Project Management
8 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (80.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) HP
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
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