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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 48 56 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 31 9 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.56% 1.39% 5.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.65% 5.66% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 29 9 38
Average salary £32,500 £29,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.16% -29.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £32,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
291 159 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 33.41% 24.50% 34.46%
Number of salaries quoted 266 141 206
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -1 20 £31,500 +3.27% 2
Kettering - 3 £25,000 -
ISEB
East Midlands

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 23 (37.70%) Test Scripting
2 20 (32.79%) Finance
3 19 (31.15%) Project Management
3 19 (31.15%) SQL
4 15 (24.59%) Windows
5 14 (22.95%) PRINCE2
6 12 (19.67%) Test Management
7 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (16.39%) Risk Management
9 9 (14.75%) Java
9 9 (14.75%) Oracle
9 9 (14.75%) Manual Testing
10 8 (13.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (13.11%) QA
10 8 (13.11%) Degree
10 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
10 8 (13.11%) HTML
10 8 (13.11%) XML
10 8 (13.11%) Automated Testing
10 8 (13.11%) ISTQB
11 7 (11.48%) Business Analysis
11 7 (11.48%) UNIX
11 7 (11.48%) Web Services
11 7 (11.48%) Black-Box Testing
11 7 (11.48%) Relational Database
11 7 (11.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
12 6 (9.84%) Mainframe
12 6 (9.84%) Software Testing
13 5 (8.20%) Control-M

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.48%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.28%) DTS
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.28%) Selenium
3 1 (1.64%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.64%) Lombardi
General
1 20 (32.79%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Marketing
4 2 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (80.33%) Analyst
2 28 (45.90%) Test Analyst
3 21 (34.43%) Business Analyst
4 10 (16.39%) Tester
5 8 (13.11%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (13.11%) Software Tester
5 8 (13.11%) Software Test Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Junior
8 2 (3.28%) Test Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Systems Tester
8 2 (3.28%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Junior Test Engineer
9 1 (1.64%) Business Design Analyst
9 1 (1.64%) Senior Business Design Analyst
9 1 (1.64%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (1.64%) QA Test Analyst
9 1 (1.64%) Systems Test Analyst
9 1 (1.64%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.11%) XML
1 8 (13.11%) HTML
2 7 (11.48%) Web Services
3 5 (8.20%) .NET
4 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.64%) Velocity
5 1 (1.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Mainframe
1 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) Windows
2 7 (11.48%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) Test Scripting
2 19 (31.15%) Project Management
3 14 (22.95%) PRINCE2
4 12 (19.67%) Test Management
5 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (16.39%) Risk Management
7 9 (14.75%) Manual Testing
8 8 (13.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (13.11%) Automated Testing
9 7 (11.48%) Business Analysis
9 7 (11.48%) Black-Box Testing
10 6 (9.84%) Software Testing
11 5 (8.20%) Automation Testing
12 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
12 4 (6.56%) BPR
13 3 (4.92%) Scrum
13 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (4.92%) Web Testing
13 3 (4.92%) Business Transformation
13 3 (4.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.15%) SQL
2 9 (14.75%) Java
3 2 (3.28%) C#
4 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) ISTQB
1 8 (13.11%) Degree
2 7 (11.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.64%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Oracle
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.64%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.64%) IBM
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