The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
North West / Manchester
Rank 128 96 90
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -6
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 74 86 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.95% 2.58% 2.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.30% 10.00% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 59 78 90
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -5.84%

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

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
892 860 1103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.53% 25.83% 28.12%
Number of salaries quoted 665 682 916
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

ISEB
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Manchester

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Manchester

ISEB
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 7 £45,000 -
Stockport -3 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Altrincham -13 3 £42,500 +54.54% 2
Salford - 3 £35,000 - 3
Cheadle +13 1 £40,000 +11.11%
ISEB
North West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 125 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (37.93%) Test Scripting
3 53 (36.55%) Automated Testing
4 50 (34.48%) ISTQB
5 47 (32.41%) Test Automation
6 40 (27.59%) Degree
7 39 (26.90%) Business Analysis
8 38 (26.21%) QA
9 37 (25.52%) Selenium
9 37 (25.52%) SDLC
10 36 (24.83%) BDD
10 36 (24.83%) Windows
11 32 (22.07%) User Acceptance Testing
12 31 (21.38%) Cucumber
12 31 (21.38%) TDD
13 30 (20.69%) Waterfall
14 29 (20.00%) JIRA
14 29 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 29 (20.00%) Scrum
15 28 (19.31%) Finance
15 28 (19.31%) Microsoft
16 25 (17.24%) Python
17 22 (15.17%) MS Excel
18 20 (13.79%) Telecoms
19 19 (13.10%) Regression Testing
19 19 (13.10%) .NET
20 18 (12.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 18 (12.41%) Java
21 17 (11.72%) Enterprise Architecture
21 17 (11.72%) Computer Science

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (9.66%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.76%) Confluence
3 2 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (15.17%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.52%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.14%) MS Office
4 3 (2.07%) MS Project
5 2 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.45%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.28%) Internet
2 2 (1.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.38%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 37 (25.52%) Selenium
2 31 (21.38%) Cucumber
3 29 (20.00%) JIRA
4 10 (6.90%) HP UFT
4 10 (6.90%) JMeter
5 9 (6.21%) FitNesse
6 8 (5.52%) LoadRunner
7 6 (4.14%) Jenkins
7 6 (4.14%) JUnit
8 4 (2.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (2.76%) SpecFlow
8 4 (2.76%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.38%) Gatling
9 2 (1.38%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.69%) Hudson
10 1 (0.69%) Subversion
10 1 (0.69%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (19.31%) Finance
2 20 (13.79%) Telecoms
3 12 (8.28%) Law
3 12 (8.28%) Legal
4 6 (4.14%) Banking
5 5 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.07%) Retail
7 2 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.69%) Advertising
8 1 (0.69%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.69%) Electronics
8 1 (0.69%) Games
8 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (50.34%) Analyst
2 35 (24.14%) Business Analyst
3 33 (22.76%) Tester
4 31 (21.38%) Test Analyst
5 23 (15.86%) QA Tester
5 23 (15.86%) Test Engineer
6 20 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
7 19 (13.10%) Test Automation Engineer
8 16 (11.03%) Automation Tester
8 16 (11.03%) Senior Tester
9 14 (9.66%) Senior Business Analyst
10 13 (8.97%) Automation Test Analyst
10 13 (8.97%) Test Manager
11 12 (8.28%) Senior QA Tester
12 10 (6.90%) Lead Tester
12 10 (6.90%) QA Automation Tester
12 10 (6.90%) Software Tester
13 9 (6.21%) Software QA Tester
14 8 (5.52%) QA Engineer
14 8 (5.52%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.10%) .NET
2 10 (6.90%) Web Services
3 9 (6.21%) Gherkin
4 8 (5.52%) XML
5 4 (2.76%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.38%) HTML
6 2 (1.38%) JSON
6 2 (1.38%) OAuth
6 2 (1.38%) OpenID
6 2 (1.38%) REST
6 2 (1.38%) Swagger
7 1 (0.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.72%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.83%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.83%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.76%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (2.76%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.38%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (1.38%) NHS
6 2 (1.38%) Replication
6 2 (1.38%) User Experience
7 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.69%) iPad
7 1 (0.69%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (24.83%) Windows
2 13 (8.97%) Windows Server
3 10 (6.90%) Linux
4 8 (5.52%) Mac OS X
4 8 (5.52%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.07%) Android
5 3 (2.07%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (37.93%) Test Scripting
3 53 (36.55%) Automated Testing
4 47 (32.41%) Test Automation
5 39 (26.90%) Business Analysis
6 37 (25.52%) SDLC
7 36 (24.83%) BDD
8 32 (22.07%) User Acceptance Testing
9 31 (21.38%) TDD
10 30 (20.69%) Waterfall
11 29 (20.00%) Scrum
11 29 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (13.10%) Regression Testing
13 17 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (11.72%) Enterprise Architecture
14 15 (10.34%) Automation Testing
14 15 (10.34%) Integration Testing
14 15 (10.34%) Process Improvement
14 15 (10.34%) Service Delivery
14 15 (10.34%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (17.24%) Python
2 18 (12.41%) Java
3 16 (11.03%) Ruby
4 13 (8.97%) C#
5 8 (5.52%) C++
5 8 (5.52%) SQL
6 4 (2.76%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.76%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.38%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.38%) Perl
8 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (34.48%) ISTQB
2 40 (27.59%) Degree
3 18 (12.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (8.28%) Security Cleared
5 10 (6.90%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.69%) APMP
6 1 (0.69%) IIBA
6 1 (0.69%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.69%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (26.21%) QA
2 12 (8.28%) ISO 14001
2 12 (8.28%) ISO 9001
2 12 (8.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (5.52%) Active Directory
1 8 (5.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (11.72%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (19.31%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.90%) HP
3 8 (5.52%) VMware
4 5 (3.45%) Cognizant
4 5 (3.45%) IBM
5 4 (2.76%) Oracle
6 3 (2.07%) Guidewire
7 2 (1.38%) Apiary
7 2 (1.38%) ForgeRock
7 2 (1.38%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.38%) Thunderhead
8 1 (0.69%) SAP
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