The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 63 25 55
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +30
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 12 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.63% 6.26% 2.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.42% 21.64% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 8
Average salary £27,500 £39,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.37% +21.53%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -2.08%
ISEB
South Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
187 134 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.37% 28.94% 28.76%
Number of salaries quoted 166 112 138
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

ISEB
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Sheffield

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Sheffield

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 14 (58.33%) Software Testing
2 12 (50.00%) HP
3 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (37.50%) Finance
4 9 (37.50%) Banking
5 8 (33.33%) QA
5 8 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 7 (29.17%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (29.17%) Degree
6 7 (29.17%) Test Planning
7 6 (25.00%) Selenium
8 5 (20.83%) LoadRunner
8 5 (20.83%) Change Management
8 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
8 5 (20.83%) Retail
8 5 (20.83%) Investment Banking
8 5 (20.83%) Retail Banking
8 5 (20.83%) Project Planning
8 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (20.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (16.67%) SQL
9 4 (16.67%) ITIL
9 4 (16.67%) Service Management
9 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
9 4 (16.67%) Regression Testing
9 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
10 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
10 3 (12.50%) JIRA
10 3 (12.50%) Test Management
10 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (25.00%) Selenium
3 5 (20.83%) LoadRunner
4 3 (12.50%) JIRA
5 2 (8.33%) FitNesse
6 1 (4.17%) TestNG
6 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.17%) JUnit
6 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
6 1 (4.17%) TestDirector
General
1 9 (37.50%) Banking
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 5 (20.83%) Retail
2 5 (20.83%) Investment Banking
2 5 (20.83%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Test Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Business Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Test Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Performance Test Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Performance Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Service Management Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Service Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Change Management Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
6 2 (8.33%) Change Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Incident Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Problem Management Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Release Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) XML
1 1 (4.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
1 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Software Testing
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 7 (29.17%) Test Planning
5 5 (20.83%) Project Planning
5 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Change Management
6 4 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 4 (16.67%) ITIL
6 4 (16.67%) Service Management
6 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
7 3 (12.50%) Test Management
8 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.33%) Time Management
8 2 (8.33%) Project Management
8 2 (8.33%) Web Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 5 (20.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.17%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
Sheffield
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Salary: £3500 - £32000 per annum + 10% Pension and Flexible Working Hours.
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