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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
UK / Scotland
Rank 104 108 68
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -40
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 31 48 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.38% 1.62% 3.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.90% 5.84% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 25 33 84
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,050 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -5.19%

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
525 822 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.42% 27.74% 28.49%
Number of salaries quoted 347 523 613
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £30,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh -6 18 £40,000 -14.89% 2
Glasgow +9 5 £49,000 +40.00%
Fife +7 4 £26,500 -18.46%
West Lothian -3 3 £30,000 -
Inverclyde - 1 £42,500 -
ISEB
UK

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (53.13%) ISTQB
2 31 (48.44%) Finance
3 24 (37.50%) SQL
4 23 (35.94%) Waterfall
5 21 (32.81%) Selenium
5 21 (32.81%) C#
6 19 (29.69%) Software Testing
7 16 (25.00%) Manual Testing
8 14 (21.88%) Test Automation
8 14 (21.88%) Automated Testing
8 14 (21.88%) Business Analysis
8 14 (21.88%) HP Quality Center
8 14 (21.88%) .NET
9 13 (20.31%) HP
10 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (15.63%) SDLC
11 10 (15.63%) Integration Testing
11 10 (15.63%) Python
12 9 (14.06%) Java
12 9 (14.06%) Project Management
12 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (14.06%) Test Scripting
12 9 (14.06%) Test Strategy
12 9 (14.06%) Test Planning
13 8 (12.50%) PowerShell
13 8 (12.50%) Degree
13 8 (12.50%) Scrum
13 8 (12.50%) MS Excel
13 8 (12.50%) User Experience

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 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (1.56%) CMS
1 1 (1.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.81%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.56%) LAN
2 1 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) RDBMS
2 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (32.81%) Selenium
2 4 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 4 (6.25%) JIRA
2 4 (6.25%) SpecFlow
2 4 (6.25%) WebDriver
3 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.56%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.56%) FogBugz
5 1 (1.56%) Mocha
5 1 (1.56%) Robot Framework
General
1 31 (48.44%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (1.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (40.63%) Analyst
2 19 (29.69%) Test Engineer
3 13 (20.31%) Test Analyst
4 11 (17.19%) Test Automation Engineer
5 10 (15.63%) Tester
6 8 (12.50%) Business Analyst
7 6 (9.38%) Manual Tester
7 6 (9.38%) Senior Test Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Test Manager
8 5 (7.81%) Business Systems Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (6.25%) Automation Tester
9 4 (6.25%) Software Analyst
9 4 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
9 4 (6.25%) Software Tester
10 3 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (4.69%) Senior Automation Tester
10 3 (4.69%) Senior Manual Tester
10 3 (4.69%) Senior Tester
10 3 (4.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.88%) .NET
2 3 (4.69%) Gherkin
3 1 (1.56%) Chai
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.50%) User Experience
3 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.56%) EPoS
5 1 (1.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Android
2 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (35.94%) Waterfall
3 19 (29.69%) Software Testing
4 16 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 14 (21.88%) Automated Testing
5 14 (21.88%) Business Analysis
5 14 (21.88%) Test Automation
6 10 (15.63%) Integration Testing
6 10 (15.63%) SDLC
7 9 (14.06%) Project Management
7 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (14.06%) Test Planning
7 9 (14.06%) Test Scripting
7 9 (14.06%) Test Strategy
8 8 (12.50%) Scrum
9 7 (10.94%) V-Model
10 6 (9.38%) Automation Testing
10 6 (9.38%) Data Modelling
10 6 (9.38%) RUP
10 6 (9.38%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 24 (37.50%) SQL
2 21 (32.81%) C#
3 10 (15.63%) Python
4 9 (14.06%) Java
5 8 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (53.13%) ISTQB
2 8 (12.50%) Degree
3 6 (9.38%) CBAP
3 6 (9.38%) IIBA
3 6 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) XenApp
2 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (21.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) HP
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (1.56%) Adobe
4 1 (1.56%) Citrix
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle