The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 43 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.90% 1.78% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.83% 6.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -
ISEB
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
109 45 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 49.10% 26.63% 35.34%
Number of salaries quoted 54 30 49
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +10.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,750 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

ISEB
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

ISEB
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
County Antrim -9 1 £30,000 -
ISEB
UK

ISEB
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) GIS
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Italian Language
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BDD

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
1 1 (33.33%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Bangor, County Down
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £18,500 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago