The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 49 59 21
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -38
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 44 9 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.39% 1.48% 9.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.92% 5.84% 21.33%
Number of salaries quoted 44 9 61
Average salary £38,250 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £21,600 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,950 £40,470 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
ISEB
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
369 154 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 36.79% 25.37% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 328 137 267
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Northamptonshire region.

ISEB Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

ISEB
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +8 38 £39,000 -2.50% 2
Kettering -5 2 £23,000 +13.58%
ISEB
East Midlands

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 25 (33.78%) Finance
2 22 (29.73%) Degree
3 20 (27.03%) Test Scripting
4 17 (22.97%) Business Analysis
5 16 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (20.27%) Project Management
6 15 (20.27%) SQL
7 13 (17.57%) Banking
7 13 (17.57%) Retail
7 13 (17.57%) ISTQB
8 12 (16.22%) PRINCE2
8 12 (16.22%) CBAP
9 11 (14.86%) Manual Testing
9 11 (14.86%) Oracle
10 10 (13.51%) Java
10 10 (13.51%) Selenium
10 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (12.16%) Computer Science
11 9 (12.16%) Test Management
11 9 (12.16%) Windows
12 8 (10.81%) Automated Testing
12 8 (10.81%) XML
12 8 (10.81%) HTML
12 8 (10.81%) QA
12 8 (10.81%) Automation Testing
13 7 (9.46%) Mentoring
13 7 (9.46%) Web Services
13 7 (9.46%) UNIX
13 7 (9.46%) Software Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (5.41%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Selenium
2 4 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.35%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 25 (33.78%) Finance
2 13 (17.57%) Banking
2 13 (17.57%) Retail
3 7 (9.46%) Retail Banking
4 3 (4.05%) Marketing
5 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 55 (74.32%) Analyst
2 30 (40.54%) Business Analyst
3 25 (33.78%) Test Analyst
4 11 (14.86%) Tester
4 11 (14.86%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (14.86%) Software Tester
5 9 (12.16%) Senior Business Analyst
6 8 (10.81%) Software Test Analyst
6 8 (10.81%) Test Manager
7 2 (2.70%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (2.70%) Test Leader
8 1 (1.35%) Business Design Analyst
8 1 (1.35%) Senior Business Design Analyst
8 1 (1.35%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (1.35%) Architect
8 1 (1.35%) Junior
8 1 (1.35%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.35%) QA Manager
8 1 (1.35%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (1.35%) Junior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.81%) XML
1 8 (10.81%) HTML
2 7 (9.46%) Web Services
3 3 (4.05%) .NET
4 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.35%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.16%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.35%) EPoS
4 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.16%) Windows
2 7 (9.46%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.03%) Test Scripting
2 17 (22.97%) Business Analysis
3 16 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (20.27%) Project Management
5 12 (16.22%) PRINCE2
6 11 (14.86%) Manual Testing
7 9 (12.16%) Test Management
8 8 (10.81%) Automated Testing
8 8 (10.81%) Automation Testing
9 7 (9.46%) Mentoring
9 7 (9.46%) Software Testing
10 6 (8.11%) Risk Management
10 6 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (6.76%) Software Engineering
12 4 (5.41%) ITIL
12 4 (5.41%) Test Strategy
13 3 (4.05%) Use Case
13 3 (4.05%) Performance Management
13 3 (4.05%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.27%) SQL
2 10 (13.51%) Java
3 2 (2.70%) C#
4 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (29.73%) Degree
2 13 (17.57%) ISTQB
3 12 (16.22%) CBAP
4 5 (6.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (14.86%) Oracle
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.35%) IBM
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