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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 106 87 135
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +48
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 55 69 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.93% 2.26% 1.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.12% 8.96% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 40 48 26
Median salary £40,000 £37,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
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
773 770 923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 27.19% 25.25% 24.01%
Number of salaries quoted 455 492 615
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -14 29 £44,250 +26.42% 1
Edinburgh -4 24 £40,000 +2.56% 1
Fife - 3 £27,500 -
Stirling +1 1 - -
ISEB
UK

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 63 (61.17%) ISTQB
2 42 (40.78%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (34.95%) Finance
4 28 (27.18%) Degree
5 27 (26.21%) Software Testing
6 26 (25.24%) Banking
6 26 (25.24%) Waterfall
7 24 (23.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 24 (23.30%) V-Model
7 24 (23.30%) Business Analysis
8 23 (22.33%) SQL
9 21 (20.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (19.42%) Project Management
11 19 (18.45%) Test Scripting
11 19 (18.45%) Mentoring
12 18 (17.48%) QA
12 18 (17.48%) Automated Testing
13 17 (16.50%) SDLC
14 16 (15.53%) PRINCE2
15 14 (13.59%) Retail
16 13 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (12.62%) Test Strategy
16 13 (12.62%) Manual Testing
17 12 (11.65%) Service Delivery
17 12 (11.65%) Data Warehouse
18 11 (10.68%) Test Automation
18 11 (10.68%) Test Management
18 11 (10.68%) Test Planning
19 10 (9.71%) Selenium
19 10 (9.71%) HP Quality Center

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 4 (3.88%) SAS
2 1 (0.97%) Confluence
2 1 (0.97%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Markit EDM
1 2 (1.94%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.88%) SMS
1 4 (3.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.94%) LAN
2 2 (1.94%) Network Security
2 2 (1.94%) WAN
3 1 (0.97%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.65%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (6.80%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.88%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (3.88%) Data Mining
3 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.91%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (9.71%) Selenium
2 8 (7.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.83%) HP UFT
4 5 (4.85%) Bugzilla
5 4 (3.88%) JIRA
6 2 (1.94%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.94%) FogBugz
6 2 (1.94%) Subversion
7 1 (0.97%) Robot Framework
7 1 (0.97%) TestLink
7 1 (0.97%) WebDriver
General
1 36 (34.95%) Finance
2 26 (25.24%) Banking
3 14 (13.59%) Retail
4 9 (8.74%) Retail Banking
5 7 (6.80%) Spanish Language
6 4 (3.88%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.94%) Legal
7 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.97%) Electronics
8 1 (0.97%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.97%) Law
8 1 (0.97%) Marketing
8 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (45.63%) Analyst
2 26 (25.24%) Test Analyst
3 20 (19.42%) Business Analyst
4 18 (17.48%) Test Manager
5 13 (12.62%) Test Leader
6 8 (7.77%) Test Engineer
7 6 (5.83%) Banking Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) QA Manager
7 6 (5.83%) QA Test Manager
7 6 (5.83%) Software Test Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (4.85%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Technical Business Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) Service Manager
9 4 (3.88%) Services Delivery Manager
9 4 (3.88%) Tester
10 3 (2.91%) Project Manager
10 3 (2.91%) Senior Test Analyst
10 3 (2.91%) Software Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.88%) Flash
2 3 (2.91%) .NET
3 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.97%) HTML
3 1 (0.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.80%) User Experience
3 5 (4.85%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.85%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.88%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.88%) Statistics
5 3 (2.91%) EPoS
5 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.91%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.94%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.97%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.97%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.85%) Linux
2 3 (2.91%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.94%) Android
3 2 (1.94%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.94%) Windows
4 1 (0.97%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (40.78%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (26.21%) Software Testing
3 26 (25.24%) Waterfall
4 24 (23.30%) Business Analysis
4 24 (23.30%) V-Model
5 21 (20.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (19.42%) Project Management
7 19 (18.45%) Mentoring
7 19 (18.45%) Test Scripting
8 18 (17.48%) Automated Testing
9 17 (16.50%) SDLC
10 16 (15.53%) PRINCE2
11 13 (12.62%) Manual Testing
11 13 (12.62%) Test Strategy
12 12 (11.65%) Service Delivery
13 11 (10.68%) Test Automation
13 11 (10.68%) Test Management
13 11 (10.68%) Test Planning
14 9 (8.74%) Automation Testing
14 9 (8.74%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.33%) SQL
2 6 (5.83%) C#
3 5 (4.85%) Java
4 4 (3.88%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.91%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.91%) Python
6 2 (1.94%) Ruby
6 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 63 (61.17%) ISTQB
2 28 (27.18%) Degree
3 24 (23.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (6.80%) CBAP
4 7 (6.80%) IIBA
5 4 (3.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (2.91%) APMP
6 3 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.94%) CISM
7 2 (1.94%) CISSP
8 1 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.97%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.97%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.97%) MCITP
8 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.97%) PMP
8 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.48%) QA
2 6 (5.83%) SLA
3 4 (3.88%) Basel II
3 4 (3.88%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.97%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.94%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.94%) XenApp
2 2 (1.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (9.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (5.83%) HP
1 6 (5.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.88%) Cadence
3 3 (2.91%) VMware
4 2 (1.94%) Citrix
4 2 (1.94%) IBM
4 2 (1.94%) Imperva
4 2 (1.94%) Splunk
5 1 (0.97%) Cisco
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle
5 1 (0.97%) SAP
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