The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 37 51 47
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 37 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.99% 1.39% 3.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.02% 5.83% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 23
Average salary £26,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.22% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £86,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.40%
Qualifications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
231 120 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 31.17% 23.86% 25.16%
Number of salaries quoted 185 102 150
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,075 £24,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISEB
South Yorkshire

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 April 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Sheffield

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 31 (39.74%) Test Scripting
2 27 (34.62%) Software Testing
3 25 (32.05%) SQL
4 24 (30.77%) Finance
5 22 (28.21%) ISTQB
6 21 (26.92%) Degree
6 21 (26.92%) QA
7 18 (23.08%) Banking
8 15 (19.23%) ITIL
9 13 (16.67%) Service Delivery
10 12 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
10 12 (15.38%) Selenium
11 11 (14.10%) Retail
11 11 (14.10%) Retail Banking
11 11 (14.10%) Test Automation
11 11 (14.10%) LoadRunner
11 11 (14.10%) HP
11 11 (14.10%) Change Management
11 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (12.82%) Management Information System
13 9 (11.54%) Telecoms
13 9 (11.54%) Business Analysis
13 9 (11.54%) Investment Banking
13 9 (11.54%) Logistics
13 9 (11.54%) Automated Testing
13 9 (11.54%) Project Planning
14 8 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (10.26%) Risk Management
14 8 (10.26%) Service Management
15 7 (8.97%) Project Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (2.56%) Apache
1 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.97%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
1 12 (15.38%) Selenium
2 11 (14.10%) LoadRunner
3 4 (5.13%) WinRunner
3 4 (5.13%) QARun
4 2 (2.56%) Toad
4 2 (2.56%) TestDirector
4 2 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 24 (30.77%) Finance
2 18 (23.08%) Banking
3 11 (14.10%) Retail
3 11 (14.10%) Retail Banking
4 9 (11.54%) Investment Banking
4 9 (11.54%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.56%) Legal
5 2 (2.56%) Private Banking
5 2 (2.56%) Marketing
6 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 50 (64.10%) Analyst
2 29 (37.18%) Test Analyst
3 11 (14.10%) Consultant
3 11 (14.10%) Service Analyst
3 11 (14.10%) Test Consultant
3 11 (14.10%) Functional Analyst
3 11 (14.10%) Functional Test Analyst
4 10 (12.82%) Business Analyst
5 9 (11.54%) Performance Test Consultant
5 9 (11.54%) Performance Consultant
6 8 (10.26%) Technical Assurance Specialist
6 8 (10.26%) Test Manager
6 8 (10.26%) Technical Specialist
7 6 (7.69%) Service Management Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Test Leader
8 5 (6.41%) Performance Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Service Performance Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Capacity Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Technical Services Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.97%) .NET
2 5 (6.41%) XML
3 2 (2.56%) HTML
3 2 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.28%) E-Learning
2 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.28%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Solaris
2 2 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.74%) Test Scripting
2 27 (34.62%) Software Testing
3 15 (19.23%) ITIL
4 13 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 11 (14.10%) Change Management
5 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (14.10%) Test Automation
6 9 (11.54%) Project Planning
6 9 (11.54%) Logistics
6 9 (11.54%) Automated Testing
6 9 (11.54%) Business Analysis
7 8 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (10.26%) Service Management
7 8 (10.26%) Risk Management
8 7 (8.97%) Project Management
8 7 (8.97%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (8.97%) Regression Testing
8 7 (8.97%) Test Management
8 7 (8.97%) Capacity Management
9 6 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.05%) SQL
2 5 (6.41%) VB
3 4 (5.13%) C#
4 3 (3.85%) Java
5 2 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (28.21%) ISTQB
2 21 (26.92%) Degree
3 7 (8.97%) CBAP
3 7 (8.97%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (26.92%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (14.10%) HP
2 3 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.56%) VMware
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle
3 2 (2.56%) JBoss
4 1 (1.28%) IBM
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