The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 56 56 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 -33
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 28 18 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.97% 2.76% 7.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.29% 9.18% 19.29%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 53
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £29,350 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £51,700
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.40%
Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
272 196 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 28.84% 30.06% 37.47%
Number of salaries quoted 251 172 287
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISEB
East Midlands

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Northampton -6 24 £32,500 -9.72% 3
ISEB
East Midlands

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (32.56%) Test Scripting
2 13 (30.23%) SQL
3 12 (27.91%) Project Management
4 10 (23.26%) Windows
5 9 (20.93%) Finance
6 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (18.60%) Test Management
7 7 (16.28%) Manual Testing
7 7 (16.28%) Black-Box Testing
7 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
7 7 (16.28%) Degree
8 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
8 6 (13.95%) QA
8 6 (13.95%) Automated Testing
8 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
8 6 (13.95%) .NET
8 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
8 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
8 6 (13.95%) Automation Testing
9 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (11.63%) Mainframe
9 5 (11.63%) Control-M
9 5 (11.63%) ISTQB
9 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
10 4 (9.30%) Business Analysis
10 4 (9.30%) Java
10 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (9.30%) Test Strategy
11 3 (6.98%) Change Control
11 3 (6.98%) Web Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.65%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Selenium
2 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (62.79%) Analyst
2 18 (41.86%) Test Analyst
3 11 (25.58%) Tester
4 9 (20.93%) Business Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) Software Tester
5 4 (9.30%) Test Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Tester
7 2 (4.65%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Systems Test Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Test Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Financial Business Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Junior
8 1 (2.33%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) .NET
2 3 (6.98%) Web Services
2 3 (6.98%) XML
2 3 (6.98%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.63%) Mainframe
3 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Test Scripting
2 12 (27.91%) Project Management
3 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.60%) Test Management
4 7 (16.28%) Black-Box Testing
4 7 (16.28%) Manual Testing
5 6 (13.95%) Automated Testing
5 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
5 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
5 6 (13.95%) Automation Testing
6 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
6 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.30%) Test Strategy
7 4 (9.30%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.98%) Logistics
8 3 (6.98%) Web Testing
8 3 (6.98%) Change Control
9 2 (4.65%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) Java
3 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.33%) Python
3 1 (2.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) IBM
2 1 (2.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (2.33%) Lombardi
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