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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 59 59 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 -34
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 15 7 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.10% 1.08% 7.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.20% 3.48% 24.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 35
Average salary £43,125 £25,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.50% -35.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £23,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.40%
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
147 201 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.59% 30.92% 30.36%
Number of salaries quoted 125 179 150
Average salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,546 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +1.36%

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 2 July 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Sheffield

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.74%) Test Scripting
3 21 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 20 (37.04%) Software Testing
5 18 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 18 (33.33%) Test Planning
6 15 (27.78%) Web Testing
6 15 (27.78%) Selenium
6 15 (27.78%) ISTQB
6 15 (27.78%) HP UFT
6 15 (27.78%) Windows
7 14 (25.93%) Manual Testing
7 14 (25.93%) Mentoring
8 12 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
8 12 (22.22%) SQL
8 12 (22.22%) JIRA
9 11 (20.37%) Automated Testing
9 11 (20.37%) Cucumber
9 11 (20.37%) QA
10 10 (18.52%) Android
10 10 (18.52%) iPhone
10 10 (18.52%) Gherkin
10 10 (18.52%) System Integration Testing
10 10 (18.52%) Legal
10 10 (18.52%) Scrum
10 10 (18.52%) Visual Studio
11 9 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 8 (14.81%) Test Management
12 8 (14.81%) HP
12 8 (14.81%) Regression Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (27.78%) HP UFT
1 15 (27.78%) Selenium
2 12 (22.22%) JIRA
3 11 (20.37%) Cucumber
4 10 (18.52%) Visual Studio
5 5 (9.26%) LoadRunner
6 3 (5.56%) FitNesse
7 2 (3.70%) JMeter
8 1 (1.85%) TestComplete
General
1 10 (18.52%) Legal
2 3 (5.56%) Banking
2 3 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (62.96%) Analyst
2 32 (59.26%) Test Analyst
3 11 (20.37%) Test Engineer
4 10 (18.52%) Tester
5 9 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (16.67%) Test Leader
6 8 (14.81%) Senior Test Analyst
6 8 (14.81%) Senior Test Engineer
6 8 (14.81%) Software Tester
7 3 (5.56%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.56%) Test Team Leader
7 3 (5.56%) Test Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Web Tester
7 3 (5.56%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) QA Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Service Management Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) UAT Test Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) UAT Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Service Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) OAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.52%) Gherkin
2 4 (7.41%) Web Services
3 2 (3.70%) J2EE
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.85%) .NET
4 1 (1.85%) XML
4 1 (1.85%) XML Schema
4 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) iPhone
2 3 (5.56%) User Experience
2 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Windows
2 10 (18.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.74%) Test Scripting
3 21 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 20 (37.04%) Software Testing
5 18 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 18 (33.33%) Test Planning
6 15 (27.78%) Web Testing
7 14 (25.93%) Mentoring
7 14 (25.93%) Manual Testing
8 11 (20.37%) Automated Testing
9 10 (18.52%) System Integration Testing
9 10 (18.52%) Scrum
10 8 (14.81%) Test Management
10 8 (14.81%) Regression Testing
11 7 (12.96%) E-Commerce
12 6 (11.11%) ITIL
12 6 (11.11%) Test Automation
12 6 (11.11%) Functional Testing
13 5 (9.26%) Performance Testing
14 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) XQuery
2 1 (1.85%) XPath
2 1 (1.85%) C#
2 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) ISTQB
2 9 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.37%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) HP
2 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) Telerik
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Fruition IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago