The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 101 86 81
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 37 83 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.53% 2.71% 2.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.42% 10.26% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 23 75 71
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
576 809 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.75% 26.39% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 355 528 581
Median salary £42,500 £42,926 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ISEB
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Scotland

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Scotland

ISEB
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -7 17 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Edinburgh -1 16 £41,250 -0.60% 1
Fife +2 3 £27,500 -12.00%
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UK

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 36 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 35 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (36.51%) SQL
4 22 (34.92%) Finance
5 21 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 16 (25.40%) Selenium
7 15 (23.81%) Software Testing
8 14 (22.22%) C#
9 13 (20.63%) HP
9 13 (20.63%) Business Analysis
10 12 (19.05%) Manual Testing
10 12 (19.05%) .NET
11 11 (17.46%) Test Scripting
11 11 (17.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 11 (17.46%) Test Planning
12 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (15.87%) HP Quality Center
12 10 (15.87%) Python
13 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
13 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
13 9 (14.29%) Project Management
13 9 (14.29%) Scrum
13 9 (14.29%) Test Automation
13 9 (14.29%) QA
13 9 (14.29%) Degree
14 8 (12.70%) Automated Testing
14 8 (12.70%) SDLC
14 8 (12.70%) User Experience
15 7 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (11.11%) Computer Science

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (1.59%) CMS
1 1 (1.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.59%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.59%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.35%) LAN
2 4 (6.35%) WAN
3 3 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (25.40%) Selenium
2 7 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.94%) Bugzilla
3 5 (7.94%) JIRA
4 4 (6.35%) FogBugz
5 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.76%) Subversion
5 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.76%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.17%) Robot Framework
7 1 (1.59%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.59%) Mocha
7 1 (1.59%) SpecFlow
General
1 22 (34.92%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Banking
2 3 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (1.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (41.27%) Analyst
2 16 (25.40%) Test Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) Business Analyst
3 11 (17.46%) Test Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Test Leader
5 5 (7.94%) Test Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Test Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Tester
7 3 (4.76%) Manual Tester
7 3 (4.76%) Oracle Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Unix Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Automation Test Lead
8 2 (3.17%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.05%) .NET
2 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.76%) HTML
4 1 (1.59%) Chai
4 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.70%) User Experience
3 7 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.76%) EPoS
5 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.59%) EMV
6 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Android
1 4 (6.35%) Apple iOS
1 4 (6.35%) Linux
1 4 (6.35%) Mac OS X
1 4 (6.35%) Windows
2 3 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 15 (23.81%) Software Testing
4 13 (20.63%) Business Analysis
5 12 (19.05%) Manual Testing
6 11 (17.46%) Test Planning
6 11 (17.46%) Test Scripting
7 9 (14.29%) Project Management
7 9 (14.29%) Scrum
7 9 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 8 (12.70%) Automated Testing
8 8 (12.70%) SDLC
9 7 (11.11%) Test Management
10 6 (9.52%) Automation Testing
10 6 (9.52%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 6 (9.52%) Data Flow Diagram
10 6 (9.52%) Integration Testing
10 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (9.52%) Test Strategy
10 6 (9.52%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 23 (36.51%) SQL
2 14 (22.22%) C#
3 10 (15.87%) Python
4 7 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.94%) Java
6 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.35%) Ruby
7 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 11 (17.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (14.29%) Degree
4 6 (9.52%) CBAP
4 6 (9.52%) IIBA
5 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Hyper-V
1 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.35%) XenApp
2 4 (6.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) HP
2 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.11%) Citrix
4 6 (9.52%) VMware
5 4 (6.35%) Oracle
6 1 (1.59%) Adobe
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