The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 49 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 13 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.49% 2.56% 2.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.75% 10.17% 7.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 7
Average salary £30,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £30,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £30,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
Qualifications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
102 118 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 19.50% 25.16% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 91 92 155
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £30,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
ISEB
Merseyside

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 22 July 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Liverpool

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 6 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 5 (23.81%) Selenium
2 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
3 4 (19.05%) HP
3 4 (19.05%) QA
3 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
3 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 3 (14.29%) Degree
4 3 (14.29%) Use Case
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) .NET
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 3 (14.29%) UML
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
5 2 (9.52%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (9.52%) Intranet
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Load Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Security Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
5 2 (9.52%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (9.52%) TOGAF

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Selenium
2 2 (9.52%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (9.52%) TestComplete
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Test Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Test Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Business Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Tester
5 3 (14.29%) Software Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (4.76%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
3 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Use Case
4 3 (14.29%) UML
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Load Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Security Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
5 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) VB
2 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft