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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 65 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +8
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 2 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.37% 3.82% 2.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.71% 16.26% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 11
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +58.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £34,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £60,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.89% +10.00%
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
117 123 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 21.67% 23.52% 30.49%
Number of salaries quoted 101 115 144
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 13 February 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Northampton

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 24 (63.16%) Business Analysis
2 18 (47.37%) Change Management
3 16 (42.11%) Finance
4 14 (36.84%) Use Case
5 13 (34.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (31.58%) ISTQB
7 11 (28.95%) Selenium
7 11 (28.95%) Java
8 10 (26.32%) Automation Testing
8 10 (26.32%) Eclipse
8 10 (26.32%) Banking
8 10 (26.32%) Web Testing
9 9 (23.68%) CBAP
10 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
10 7 (18.42%) UML
10 7 (18.42%) Retail
10 7 (18.42%) Retail Banking
10 7 (18.42%) Manual Testing
11 6 (15.79%) Agile Testing
11 6 (15.79%) Web Development
11 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
11 6 (15.79%) IntelliJ
11 6 (15.79%) J2EE
12 4 (10.53%) TDD
12 4 (10.53%) Degree
12 4 (10.53%) Cucumber
12 4 (10.53%) BDD
12 4 (10.53%) Software Delivery
13 3 (7.89%) SDLC

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Selenium
2 10 (26.32%) Eclipse
3 6 (15.79%) IntelliJ
4 4 (10.53%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.63%) JIRA
5 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 10 (26.32%) Banking
3 7 (18.42%) Retail
3 7 (18.42%) Retail Banking
3 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) Analyst
2 24 (63.16%) Business Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) Business Change Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) Business Change Business Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 8 (21.05%) Software Analyst
4 8 (21.05%) Software Test Analyst
4 8 (21.05%) Test Analyst
5 7 (18.42%) Finance Business Analyst
5 7 (18.42%) Financial Analyst
5 7 (18.42%) Financial Business Analyst
5 7 (18.42%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 7 (18.42%) Service Analyst
6 6 (15.79%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 5 (13.16%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (13.16%) Senior Business Analyst
8 4 (10.53%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) Senior Test Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) J2EE
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
2 1 (2.63%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Business Analysis
2 18 (47.37%) Change Management
3 14 (36.84%) Use Case
4 13 (34.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (26.32%) Automation Testing
6 10 (26.32%) Web Testing
7 7 (18.42%) Manual Testing
7 7 (18.42%) UML
8 6 (15.79%) Agile Testing
8 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
8 6 (15.79%) Web Development
9 4 (10.53%) BDD
9 4 (10.53%) Software Delivery
9 4 (10.53%) TDD
10 3 (7.89%) SDLC
11 2 (5.26%) Test Scripting
12 1 (2.63%) Software Testing
12 1 (2.63%) Test Strategy
12 1 (2.63%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) C#
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) ISTQB
2 9 (23.68%) CBAP
3 4 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle