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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 45 59 30
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -29
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 45 7 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.64% 1.12% 7.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.01% 4.46% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 44 7 51
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £40,940 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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
346 157 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 35.71% 25.12% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 309 146 269
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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
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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 +5 34 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Kettering -2 2 £23,000 +2.22%
ISEB
East Midlands

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 29 (38.16%) Finance
2 23 (30.26%) Test Scripting
3 17 (22.37%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (22.37%) Business Analysis
3 17 (22.37%) Degree
3 17 (22.37%) Project Management
4 15 (19.74%) SQL
4 15 (19.74%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (17.11%) Oracle
5 13 (17.11%) PRINCE2
5 13 (17.11%) Banking
6 12 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (15.79%) Java
6 12 (15.79%) Manual Testing
6 12 (15.79%) CBAP
7 11 (14.47%) Test Management
7 11 (14.47%) Windows
7 11 (14.47%) ISTQB
7 11 (14.47%) Retail
8 10 (13.16%) Risk Management
8 10 (13.16%) Computer Science
8 10 (13.16%) XML
8 10 (13.16%) HTML
9 9 (11.84%) UNIX
9 9 (11.84%) Web Services
10 8 (10.53%) Software Testing
11 7 (9.21%) Retail Banking
11 7 (9.21%) QA
11 7 (9.21%) Automation Testing
11 7 (9.21%) Selenium

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Selenium
2 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.32%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 29 (38.16%) Finance
2 13 (17.11%) Banking
3 11 (14.47%) Retail
4 7 (9.21%) Retail Banking
5 4 (5.26%) Marketing
6 2 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (78.95%) Analyst
2 31 (40.79%) Business Analyst
3 29 (38.16%) Test Analyst
4 12 (15.79%) Tester
4 12 (15.79%) Software Tester
5 11 (14.47%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (13.16%) Software Test Analyst
7 9 (11.84%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Junior
8 3 (3.95%) Test Manager
9 2 (2.63%) Test Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Senior Test Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) Junior Test Engineer
10 1 (1.32%) Business Design Analyst
10 1 (1.32%) Senior Business Design Analyst
10 1 (1.32%) QA Test Analyst
10 1 (1.32%) QA Analyst
10 1 (1.32%) Junior Test Analyst
10 1 (1.32%) Automation Test Analyst
10 1 (1.32%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.16%) HTML
1 10 (13.16%) XML
2 9 (11.84%) Web Services
3 5 (6.58%) .NET
4 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.63%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.32%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.16%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.47%) Windows
2 9 (11.84%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.26%) Test Scripting
2 17 (22.37%) Business Analysis
2 17 (22.37%) Project Management
2 17 (22.37%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (17.11%) PRINCE2
4 12 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (15.79%) Manual Testing
5 11 (14.47%) Test Management
6 10 (13.16%) Risk Management
7 8 (10.53%) Software Testing
8 7 (9.21%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (9.21%) Automation Testing
9 6 (7.89%) Automated Testing
9 6 (7.89%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.26%) ITIL
11 3 (3.95%) BPR
11 3 (3.95%) Waterfall
11 3 (3.95%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.95%) Coaching
11 3 (3.95%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.74%) SQL
2 12 (15.79%) Java
3 2 (2.63%) C#
4 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (22.37%) Degree
2 12 (15.79%) CBAP
3 11 (14.47%) ISTQB
4 6 (7.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (17.11%) Oracle
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
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