The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 42 43 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -30
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 38 6 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.27% 1.50% 10.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.62% 6.38% 21.99%
Number of salaries quoted 38 6 53
Average salary £38,250 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,150 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £41,175 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
ISEB
Northamptonshire

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

Qualifications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
279 94 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 38.70% 23.56% 49.69%
Number of salaries quoted 264 87 232
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

ISEB
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Northampton

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Northampton

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 20 (33.90%) Finance
2 17 (28.81%) Test Scripting
3 16 (27.12%) Business Analysis
4 15 (25.42%) Degree
5 13 (22.03%) Banking
5 13 (22.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (20.34%) Java
7 11 (18.64%) Windows
7 11 (18.64%) Project Management
7 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (18.64%) CBAP
8 10 (16.95%) Retail
8 10 (16.95%) Manual Testing
8 10 (16.95%) XML
8 10 (16.95%) HTML
9 9 (15.25%) Oracle
9 9 (15.25%) PRINCE2
9 9 (15.25%) UNIX
9 9 (15.25%) SQL
9 9 (15.25%) Web Services
9 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (11.86%) Retail Banking
10 7 (11.86%) Selenium
10 7 (11.86%) Automation Testing
11 6 (10.17%) ISTQB
11 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
11 6 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
12 5 (8.47%) Test Management
12 5 (8.47%) QA

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Selenium
2 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (33.90%) Finance
2 13 (22.03%) Banking
3 10 (16.95%) Retail
4 7 (11.86%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Marketing
5 2 (3.39%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (76.27%) Analyst
2 25 (42.37%) Business Analyst
3 20 (33.90%) Test Analyst
4 10 (16.95%) Software Test Analyst
5 8 (13.56%) Tester
5 8 (13.56%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (13.56%) Software Tester
6 7 (11.86%) Senior Business Analyst
7 6 (10.17%) Test Manager
8 3 (5.08%) Junior
9 2 (3.39%) Junior Test Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Test Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Test Leader
10 1 (1.69%) QA Manager
10 1 (1.69%) Junior Analyst
10 1 (1.69%) Senior Test Analyst
10 1 (1.69%) QA Test Analyst
10 1 (1.69%) QA Analyst
10 1 (1.69%) Junior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.95%) XML
1 10 (16.95%) HTML
2 9 (15.25%) Web Services
3 5 (8.47%) .NET
4 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) Windows
2 9 (15.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) Test Scripting
2 16 (27.12%) Business Analysis
3 13 (22.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (18.64%) Project Management
4 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (16.95%) Manual Testing
6 9 (15.25%) PRINCE2
7 7 (11.86%) Automation Testing
8 6 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
9 5 (8.47%) Test Management
9 5 (8.47%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.78%) Test Strategy
10 4 (6.78%) Risk Management
11 3 (5.08%) Performance Management
11 3 (5.08%) Software Testing
12 2 (3.39%) Coaching
12 2 (3.39%) Automated Testing
12 2 (3.39%) BPR
12 2 (3.39%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.34%) Java
2 9 (15.25%) SQL
3 2 (3.39%) C#
4 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) Degree
2 11 (18.64%) CBAP
3 6 (10.17%) ISTQB
4 3 (5.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Oracle
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
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