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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 117 112 97
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 61 74 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.75% 2.20% 2.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.07% 9.11% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 57 65 78
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,800 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
ISEB
North West

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
863 812 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.75% 24.11% 22.31%
Number of salaries quoted 741 681 710
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 1 July 2016.

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 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stockport +11 15 £45,000 +50.00%
Altrincham +10 6 £34,750 +28.70%
Wigan -5 1 £22,500 -43.75%
ISEB
North West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 86 (69.35%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (51.61%) ISTQB
3 48 (38.71%) QA
4 34 (27.42%) Windows
5 33 (26.61%) Test Scripting
6 32 (25.81%) Degree
7 29 (23.39%) JIRA
8 28 (22.58%) Microsoft
9 27 (21.77%) Automated Testing
10 25 (20.16%) MS Excel
11 24 (19.35%) C#
11 24 (19.35%) Finance
11 24 (19.35%) Selenium
12 23 (18.55%) Microsoft Azure
12 23 (18.55%) Functional Testing
12 23 (18.55%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (18.55%) Software Testing
13 21 (16.94%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (16.13%) SQL Server
15 19 (15.32%) Retail
15 19 (15.32%) System Testing
15 19 (15.32%) HP Quality Center
15 19 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (14.52%) Windows Server
16 18 (14.52%) Manual Testing
16 18 (14.52%) Test Automation
17 16 (12.90%) Scrum
18 15 (12.10%) BDD
18 15 (12.10%) Java
19 14 (11.29%) V-Model

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 5 (4.03%) CMS
2 1 (0.81%) Confluence
2 1 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
Applications
1 25 (20.16%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.03%) MS Office
3 3 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.42%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 23 (18.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.42%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (23.39%) JIRA
2 24 (19.35%) Selenium
3 12 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (8.06%) Cucumber
5 7 (5.65%) WebDriver
6 6 (4.84%) Ranorex
7 5 (4.03%) HP UFT
8 4 (3.23%) Appium
8 4 (3.23%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (3.23%) ReSharper
8 4 (3.23%) SonarQube
8 4 (3.23%) Subversion
9 3 (2.42%) FitNesse
9 3 (2.42%) MSTest
9 3 (2.42%) SoapUI
9 3 (2.42%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.61%) Bugzilla
10 2 (1.61%) CruiseControl
10 2 (1.61%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 24 (19.35%) Finance
2 19 (15.32%) Retail
3 13 (10.48%) Banking
4 9 (7.26%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.42%) Games
5 3 (2.42%) Legal
5 3 (2.42%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.61%) Law
6 2 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (39.52%) Tester
2 44 (35.48%) Analyst
3 30 (24.19%) QA Tester
3 30 (24.19%) Test Analyst
4 23 (18.55%) Software Tester
5 19 (15.32%) Automation Tester
6 18 (14.52%) Lead Tester
7 17 (13.71%) Senior Tester
8 16 (12.90%) Software Analyst
9 15 (12.10%) QA Leader
10 13 (10.48%) Senior QA Tester
11 12 (9.68%) Business Analyst
11 12 (9.68%) Software QA Tester
12 11 (8.87%) Test Engineer
12 11 (8.87%) Test Leader
13 10 (8.06%) Agile Tester
13 10 (8.06%) QA Automation Tester
13 10 (8.06%) Test Manager
14 9 (7.26%) QA Engineer
15 8 (6.45%) Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.06%) Web Services
1 10 (8.06%) XML
2 6 (4.84%) .NET
3 5 (4.03%) CSS
3 5 (4.03%) jQuery
3 5 (4.03%) REST
4 4 (3.23%) .NET Framework
4 4 (3.23%) ADO.NET
4 4 (3.23%) AngularJS
4 4 (3.23%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (3.23%) HTML
4 4 (3.23%) HTML5
4 4 (3.23%) JSON
4 4 (3.23%) LINQ
4 4 (3.23%) Node.js
4 4 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (3.23%) WCF
4 4 (3.23%) XML Schema
4 4 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.06%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.65%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.42%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.61%) iPad
5 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.61%) User Experience
6 1 (0.81%) Interactive TV
6 1 (0.81%) LIMS
6 1 (0.81%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 34 (27.42%) Windows
2 18 (14.52%) Windows Server
3 14 (11.29%) Windows 10
4 12 (9.68%) Mac OS X
5 4 (3.23%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.42%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (69.35%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (26.61%) Test Scripting
3 27 (21.77%) Automated Testing
4 23 (18.55%) Functional Testing
4 23 (18.55%) Software Testing
4 23 (18.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (16.94%) User Acceptance Testing
6 19 (15.32%) System Testing
7 18 (14.52%) Manual Testing
7 18 (14.52%) Test Automation
8 16 (12.90%) Scrum
9 15 (12.10%) BDD
10 14 (11.29%) Case Management
10 14 (11.29%) Test Management
10 14 (11.29%) V-Model
11 13 (10.48%) SDLC
11 13 (10.48%) Waterfall
12 12 (9.68%) Test Strategy
13 11 (8.87%) System Integration Testing
13 11 (8.87%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.35%) C#
2 15 (12.10%) Java
3 10 (8.06%) SQL
4 5 (4.03%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.23%) PHP
5 4 (3.23%) XPath
6 3 (2.42%) Ruby
7 1 (0.81%) C
7 1 (0.81%) C++
7 1 (0.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 64 (51.61%) ISTQB
2 32 (25.81%) Degree
3 11 (8.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.42%) MBA
5 1 (0.81%) PhD
5 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (38.71%) QA
System Software
1 12 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (8.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (15.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.68%) VMware
3 6 (4.84%) Telerik
4 5 (4.03%) Oracle
5 4 (3.23%) Ektron
6 1 (0.81%) Alterian
6 1 (0.81%) Facebook
6 1 (0.81%) HP
6 1 (0.81%) Intel Security
6 1 (0.81%) Sitecore
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