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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 38 51 17
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -34
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 31 10 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.75% 2.35% 9.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.42% 7.41% 29.14%
Number of salaries quoted 31 9 47
Average salary £39,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.81% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £40,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
178 135 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 27.30% 31.76% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 173 118 164
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 24 December 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Northampton

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 22 (33.85%) Business Analysis
2 21 (32.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (30.77%) Degree
3 20 (30.77%) CBAP
4 17 (26.15%) Retail
5 16 (24.62%) Finance
6 15 (23.08%) Banking
7 14 (21.54%) SQL
7 14 (21.54%) Test Scripting
8 12 (18.46%) Project Management
8 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (18.46%) Automation Testing
9 10 (15.38%) ISTQB
9 10 (15.38%) Mentoring
10 9 (13.85%) PRINCE2
10 9 (13.85%) Selenium
10 9 (13.85%) HP Quality Center
11 8 (12.31%) Retail Banking
12 7 (10.77%) Java
12 7 (10.77%) QA
13 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
13 6 (9.23%) Windows
13 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
13 6 (9.23%) Software Engineering
13 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
13 6 (9.23%) Test Management
13 6 (9.23%) Manual Testing
13 6 (9.23%) Test Strategy
14 5 (7.69%) HTML
14 5 (7.69%) Oracle

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Selenium
2 4 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.54%) JIRA
4 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
General
1 17 (26.15%) Retail
2 16 (24.62%) Finance
3 15 (23.08%) Banking
4 8 (12.31%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (72.31%) Analyst
2 30 (46.15%) Business Analyst
3 17 (26.15%) Test Analyst
4 11 (16.92%) Test Manager
5 10 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (12.31%) Tester
7 7 (10.77%) Software Tester
7 7 (10.77%) Senior Business Analyst
8 6 (9.23%) Software Test Analyst
9 4 (6.15%) Test Leader
10 3 (4.62%) Senior Test Analyst
11 1 (1.54%) QA Test Analyst
11 1 (1.54%) QA Analyst
11 1 (1.54%) Automation Analyst
11 1 (1.54%) Manual Test Analyst
11 1 (1.54%) Automation Test Analyst
11 1 (1.54%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) HTML
1 5 (7.69%) Web Services
1 5 (7.69%) XML
2 2 (3.08%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.08%) .NET
2 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.15%) EPoS
3 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.23%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) Business Analysis
2 21 (32.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (21.54%) Test Scripting
4 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (18.46%) Project Management
4 12 (18.46%) Automation Testing
5 10 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 9 (13.85%) PRINCE2
7 6 (9.23%) Manual Testing
7 6 (9.23%) Software Engineering
7 6 (9.23%) Test Management
7 6 (9.23%) Test Strategy
8 5 (7.69%) Performance Management
8 5 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (6.15%) Load Testing
9 4 (6.15%) Integration Testing
9 4 (6.15%) V-Model
9 4 (6.15%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.15%) Software Testing
10 3 (4.62%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.54%) SQL
2 7 (10.77%) Java
3 2 (3.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (30.77%) Degree
1 20 (30.77%) CBAP
2 10 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) QA
2 4 (6.15%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle
3 4 (6.15%) IBM
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