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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 50 61 21
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -40
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 45 9 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.35% 1.49% 9.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.81% 5.77% 21.83%
Number of salaries quoted 45 9 62
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £21,600 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £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
381 156 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 36.81% 25.79% 43.43%
Number of salaries quoted 339 139 264
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 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 24 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 +7 39 £39,000 -2.50% 3
Kettering -5 2 £23,000 +13.58%
ISEB
East Midlands

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 (33.33%) Finance
2 23 (30.67%) Degree
3 20 (26.67%) Test Scripting
4 17 (22.67%) Business Analysis
5 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (21.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (21.33%) SQL
6 15 (20.00%) Project Management
7 14 (18.67%) ISTQB
8 13 (17.33%) Banking
8 13 (17.33%) Retail
9 12 (16.00%) PRINCE2
9 12 (16.00%) CBAP
10 11 (14.67%) Manual Testing
10 11 (14.67%) Oracle
11 10 (13.33%) Java
11 10 (13.33%) Test Management
11 10 (13.33%) Selenium
11 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (12.00%) Computer Science
12 9 (12.00%) QA
12 9 (12.00%) Automation Testing
12 9 (12.00%) Windows
13 8 (10.67%) Software Testing
13 8 (10.67%) Automated Testing
13 8 (10.67%) XML
13 8 (10.67%) HTML
14 7 (9.33%) Web Services
14 7 (9.33%) UNIX
14 7 (9.33%) Retail Banking

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (5.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Selenium
2 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.33%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.33%) JIRA
General
1 25 (33.33%) Finance
2 13 (17.33%) Banking
2 13 (17.33%) Retail
3 7 (9.33%) Retail Banking
4 3 (4.00%) Marketing
5 2 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (74.67%) Analyst
2 30 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 26 (34.67%) Test Analyst
4 11 (14.67%) Tester
4 11 (14.67%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (14.67%) Software Tester
5 9 (12.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 8 (10.67%) Test Manager
6 8 (10.67%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (2.67%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (2.67%) Test Leader
8 1 (1.33%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (1.33%) Business Design Analyst
8 1 (1.33%) Senior Business Design Analyst
8 1 (1.33%) Architect
8 1 (1.33%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (1.33%) QA Analyst
8 1 (1.33%) Junior Test Analyst
8 1 (1.33%) Manual Test Analyst
8 1 (1.33%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) HTML
1 8 (10.67%) XML
2 7 (9.33%) Web Services
3 3 (4.00%) .NET
4 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.33%) EPoS
4 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.00%) Windows
2 7 (9.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) Test Scripting
2 17 (22.67%) Business Analysis
3 16 (21.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (20.00%) Project Management
5 12 (16.00%) PRINCE2
6 11 (14.67%) Manual Testing
7 10 (13.33%) Test Management
8 9 (12.00%) Automation Testing
9 8 (10.67%) Software Testing
9 8 (10.67%) Automated Testing
10 7 (9.33%) Mentoring
11 6 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (8.00%) Risk Management
12 5 (6.67%) Software Engineering
13 4 (5.33%) V-Model
13 4 (5.33%) ITIL
13 4 (5.33%) Test Strategy
14 3 (4.00%) Coaching
14 3 (4.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.33%) SQL
2 10 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (2.67%) C#
4 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (30.67%) Degree
2 14 (18.67%) ISTQB
3 12 (16.00%) CBAP
4 6 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (14.67%) Oracle
2 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.33%) IBM
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