The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank - 18 -
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 0 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield - 12.00% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 45.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £28,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.09%
ISEB
Cheshire

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

Qualifications Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
15 20 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 9.80% 26.67% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 46
Average salary £42,500 £28,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.12% +3.63%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

ISEB
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Macclesfield

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) Automated Testing
1 9 (81.82%) Test Scripting
1 9 (81.82%) Manual Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
2 8 (72.73%) Cucumber
2 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 8 (72.73%) JIRA
2 8 (72.73%) QA
2 8 (72.73%) Selenium
2 8 (72.73%) FitNesse
2 8 (72.73%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) Scrum
2 8 (72.73%) Web Services
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) RAD
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
4 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
4 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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.

Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) QuickTest Pro
1 8 (72.73%) JIRA
1 8 (72.73%) Selenium
1 8 (72.73%) FitNesse
1 8 (72.73%) Cucumber
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Tester
1 9 (81.82%) Software Tester
2 8 (72.73%) QA Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) Test Scripting
1 9 (81.82%) Manual Testing
1 9 (81.82%) Automated Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
2 8 (72.73%) RAD
2 8 (72.73%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft