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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 47 55 45
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 29 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.43% 3.09% 1.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.87% 8.66% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 6
Average salary £41,000 £32,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.12% +4.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,650 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
195 231 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 29.77% 35.65% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 182 217 97
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 31 July 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Northampton

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 28 (60.87%) Business Analysis
2 23 (50.00%) Finance
3 22 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (41.30%) CBAP
5 16 (34.78%) Banking
6 14 (30.43%) Change Management
7 12 (26.09%) UML
7 12 (26.09%) Retail
7 12 (26.09%) Retail Banking
8 10 (21.74%) Degree
8 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (19.57%) Test Scripting
10 8 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
11 7 (15.22%) SDLC
11 7 (15.22%) Mobile Payment
11 7 (15.22%) Selenium
11 7 (15.22%) Scrum
11 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
11 7 (15.22%) Java
11 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
12 6 (13.04%) TDD
12 6 (13.04%) Automation Testing
13 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
13 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
14 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (8.70%) SQL
14 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
14 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Selenium
2 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (50.00%) Finance
2 16 (34.78%) Banking
3 12 (26.09%) Retail
3 12 (26.09%) Retail Banking
4 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (78.26%) Analyst
2 31 (67.39%) Business Analyst
3 14 (30.43%) Senior Business Analyst
3 14 (30.43%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Tester
5 5 (10.87%) Test Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Financial Business Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Selenium Tester
6 4 (8.70%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Automation Tester
6 4 (8.70%) Software Tester
6 4 (8.70%) Test Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Lead Test Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Test Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) QA Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Junior Tester
9 1 (2.17%) Junior
9 1 (2.17%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) SOAP
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
2 1 (2.17%) XML
2 1 (2.17%) REST
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
1 7 (15.22%) Mobile Payment
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Android
1 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.17%) UNIX
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (60.87%) Business Analysis
2 22 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (30.43%) Change Management
4 12 (26.09%) UML
5 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (19.57%) Test Scripting
7 8 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
8 7 (15.22%) SDLC
8 7 (15.22%) Scrum
9 6 (13.04%) TDD
9 6 (13.04%) Automation Testing
10 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
11 4 (8.70%) Test Strategy
11 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
11 4 (8.70%) ERP
11 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (8.70%) Use Case
12 3 (6.52%) Web Testing
12 3 (6.52%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) Java
2 4 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (41.30%) CBAP
2 10 (21.74%) Degree
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Google
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
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