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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 37 40 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 25 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.39% 3.13% 6.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.80% 9.80% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 24
Average salary £42,000 £27,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £39,350 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.40%
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
133 153 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 23.37% 31.94% 31.89%
Number of salaries quoted 126 138 127
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 January 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Northampton

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 26 (41.27%) Business Analysis
2 23 (36.51%) CBAP
3 20 (31.75%) Finance
3 20 (31.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (28.57%) Banking
4 18 (28.57%) Degree
5 17 (26.98%) Retail
6 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (19.05%) Automation Testing
7 11 (17.46%) SQL
8 10 (15.87%) Project Management
8 10 (15.87%) ISTQB
8 10 (15.87%) Mentoring
9 9 (14.29%) Selenium
9 9 (14.29%) Test Scripting
9 9 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (12.70%) Retail Banking
11 6 (9.52%) QA
11 6 (9.52%) Test Management
11 6 (9.52%) Test Strategy
12 5 (7.94%) Performance Management
12 5 (7.94%) Use Case
12 5 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (7.94%) Java
12 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
13 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
13 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
13 4 (6.35%) ISO 9001
13 4 (6.35%) IBM
13 4 (6.35%) Microsoft

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Selenium
2 4 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.59%) JIRA
3 1 (1.59%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
General
1 20 (31.75%) Finance
2 18 (28.57%) Banking
3 17 (26.98%) Retail
4 8 (12.70%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.76%) Legal
6 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (73.02%) Analyst
2 33 (52.38%) Business Analyst
3 13 (20.63%) Test Analyst
4 11 (17.46%) Test Manager
5 10 (15.87%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) Tester
8 5 (7.94%) Software Tester
9 4 (6.35%) Test Leader
10 3 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
11 2 (3.17%) Software Test Analyst
12 1 (1.59%) Manual Test Analyst
12 1 (1.59%) Automation Test Analyst
12 1 (1.59%) Agile Business Analyst
12 1 (1.59%) Automation Analyst
12 1 (1.59%) QA Manager
12 1 (1.59%) Business Design Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) Web Services
1 2 (3.17%) XML
1 2 (3.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) EPoS
1 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.59%) FMCG
2 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) UNIX
1 2 (3.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.27%) Business Analysis
2 20 (31.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (19.05%) Automation Testing
4 10 (15.87%) Project Management
4 10 (15.87%) Mentoring
5 9 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 6 (9.52%) Test Management
6 6 (9.52%) Test Strategy
7 5 (7.94%) Performance Management
7 5 (7.94%) Use Case
7 5 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
8 4 (6.35%) Load Testing
8 4 (6.35%) Integration Testing
8 4 (6.35%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.35%) Software Testing
8 4 (6.35%) V-Model
9 3 (4.76%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.46%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (36.51%) CBAP
2 18 (28.57%) Degree
3 10 (15.87%) ISTQB
4 4 (6.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
2 4 (6.35%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 9 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (6.35%) IBM
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle
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