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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 42 48 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -33
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 38 6 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.37% 1.47% 11.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.07% 6.32% 23.50%
Number of salaries quoted 38 6 55
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £35,150 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,700 £41,175 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
270 95 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 38.14% 23.28% 50.32%
Number of salaries quoted 258 83 225
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,300 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 20 October 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Northampton

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 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 19 (32.20%) Finance
2 18 (30.51%) Degree
3 16 (27.12%) Business Analysis
3 16 (27.12%) Test Scripting
4 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (22.03%) Banking
5 13 (22.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (20.34%) Retail
7 11 (18.64%) Project Management
7 11 (18.64%) CBAP
8 10 (16.95%) Java
8 10 (16.95%) SQL
9 9 (15.25%) PRINCE2
9 9 (15.25%) Windows
9 9 (15.25%) Selenium
10 8 (13.56%) Manual Testing
10 8 (13.56%) Automation Testing
10 8 (13.56%) XML
10 8 (13.56%) HTML
11 7 (11.86%) ISTQB
11 7 (11.86%) Retail Banking
11 7 (11.86%) Oracle
11 7 (11.86%) Web Services
11 7 (11.86%) UNIX
11 7 (11.86%) Mentoring
11 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
12 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
12 6 (10.17%) QA
13 5 (8.47%) User Acceptance Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Selenium
2 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.69%) JIRA
3 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (32.20%) Finance
2 13 (22.03%) Banking
3 12 (20.34%) 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 44 (74.58%) Analyst
2 25 (42.37%) Business Analyst
3 19 (32.20%) Test Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Software Test Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Test Manager
4 8 (13.56%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Software Tester
5 7 (11.86%) Tester
5 7 (11.86%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Test Leader
6 2 (3.39%) Junior
7 1 (1.69%) Test Engineer
7 1 (1.69%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (1.69%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (1.69%) QA Analyst
7 1 (1.69%) Junior Test Analyst
7 1 (1.69%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (1.69%) Junior Test Engineer
7 1 (1.69%) QA Manager
7 1 (1.69%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) HTML
1 8 (13.56%) XML
2 7 (11.86%) Web Services
3 4 (6.78%) .NET
4 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) EPoS
3 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) Windows
2 7 (11.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) Business Analysis
1 16 (27.12%) Test Scripting
2 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (18.64%) Project Management
5 9 (15.25%) PRINCE2
6 8 (13.56%) Manual Testing
6 8 (13.56%) Automation Testing
7 7 (11.86%) Mentoring
8 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
9 5 (8.47%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (8.47%) Test Management
10 4 (6.78%) Test Strategy
11 3 (5.08%) Performance Management
11 3 (5.08%) Software Testing
11 3 (5.08%) Automated Testing
11 3 (5.08%) Risk Management
12 2 (3.39%) BPR
12 2 (3.39%) RUP
12 2 (3.39%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.95%) Java
1 10 (16.95%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) C#
3 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (30.51%) Degree
2 11 (18.64%) CBAP
3 7 (11.86%) ISTQB
4 3 (5.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) Oracle
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.69%) IBM
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