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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 63 28 49
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +21
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 21 36 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.74% 6.25% 3.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.29% 22.50% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 22
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +23.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
186 160 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 24.28% 27.78% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 159 119 176
Average salary £40,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.57% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £25,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 December 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Sheffield

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) QA
2 17 (51.52%) Test Planning
3 16 (48.48%) Software Testing
4 11 (33.33%) Finance
5 9 (27.27%) Change Management
6 8 (24.24%) MS Visio
6 8 (24.24%) HP
6 8 (24.24%) QuickTest Pro
6 8 (24.24%) Management Information System
6 8 (24.24%) Business Analysis
6 8 (24.24%) Selenium
6 8 (24.24%) CBAP
6 8 (24.24%) Financial Analysis
6 8 (24.24%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (21.21%) User Experience
8 6 (18.18%) ISTQB
8 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (12.12%) SQL
9 4 (12.12%) Regression Testing
9 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
9 4 (12.12%) JIRA
9 4 (12.12%) Web Testing
9 4 (12.12%) Test Scripting
9 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
10 3 (9.09%) ITIL
10 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
10 3 (9.09%) CRM
10 3 (9.09%) Scrum
10 3 (9.09%) Banking

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (3.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.06%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) QuickTest Pro
1 8 (24.24%) Selenium
2 4 (12.12%) JIRA
3 3 (9.09%) FitNesse
4 1 (3.03%) TestNG
4 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.03%) JUnit
4 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (84.85%) Analyst
2 14 (42.42%) Test Analyst
3 13 (39.39%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Tester
5 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Tester
6 2 (6.06%) Junior
6 2 (6.06%) Junior Tester
7 1 (3.03%) Problem Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Service Management Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Change Management Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Incident Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Problem Management Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Web Tester
7 1 (3.03%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Junior Software Tester
7 1 (3.03%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Graduate
7 1 (3.03%) Change Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Management Information System
2 7 (21.21%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) Test Planning
3 16 (48.48%) Software Testing
4 9 (27.27%) Change Management
5 8 (24.24%) Financial Analysis
5 8 (24.24%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (24.24%) Business Analysis
6 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Web Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Test Scripting
7 4 (12.12%) Regression Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
8 3 (9.09%) Scrum
8 3 (9.09%) ITIL
8 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 3 (9.09%) CRM
8 3 (9.09%) Test Management
8 3 (9.09%) Functional Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) CBAP
2 6 (18.18%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 2 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (51.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) HP
2 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
XLN Telecom
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