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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 65 64 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -44
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 12 11 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.72% 1.50% 8.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.76% 5.34% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 31
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £33,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%
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
137 206 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.60% 28.14% 30.17%
Number of salaries quoted 121 186 136
Average salary £44,500 £42,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.95% +3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,025 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 August 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Sheffield

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (51.85%) Web Testing
1 14 (51.85%) Test Planning
2 13 (48.15%) Mentoring
2 13 (48.15%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (48.15%) HP UFT
3 10 (37.04%) Software Testing
4 9 (33.33%) Selenium
4 9 (33.33%) Test Management
4 9 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 9 (33.33%) Cucumber
5 8 (29.63%) Gherkin
5 8 (29.63%) Manual Testing
5 8 (29.63%) Android
5 8 (29.63%) iPhone
5 8 (29.63%) System Integration Testing
5 8 (29.63%) Legal
5 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
5 8 (29.63%) Windows
6 7 (25.93%) Test Scripting
7 6 (22.22%) Performance Testing
7 6 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (22.22%) LoadRunner
7 6 (22.22%) ISTQB
7 6 (22.22%) JIRA
8 5 (18.52%) SQL
8 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
9 4 (14.81%) FitNesse
9 4 (14.81%) Functional Testing
9 4 (14.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (7.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) HP UFT
2 9 (33.33%) Selenium
2 9 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
4 6 (22.22%) JIRA
4 6 (22.22%) LoadRunner
5 4 (14.81%) FitNesse
6 2 (7.41%) JMeter
General
1 8 (29.63%) Legal
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Analyst
1 13 (48.15%) Test Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Test Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Tester
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Test Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Test Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Test Leader
5 5 (18.52%) Software Tester
6 4 (14.81%) Team Leader
6 4 (14.81%) Test Team Leader
6 4 (14.81%) Test Manager
7 3 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) OAT Tester
8 2 (7.41%) OAT Test Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) QA Analyst
9 1 (3.70%) Lead Test Analyst
9 1 (3.70%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) Gherkin
2 4 (14.81%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Windows
1 8 (29.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (51.85%) Web Testing
1 14 (51.85%) Test Planning
2 13 (48.15%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (48.15%) Mentoring
3 10 (37.04%) Software Testing
4 9 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 9 (33.33%) Test Management
5 8 (29.63%) Manual Testing
5 8 (29.63%) System Integration Testing
6 7 (25.93%) Test Scripting
7 6 (22.22%) Performance Testing
8 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
9 4 (14.81%) Functional Testing
9 4 (14.81%) ITIL
9 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
9 4 (14.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 2 (7.41%) SDLC
11 1 (3.70%) Release Management
11 1 (3.70%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
1 4 (14.81%) HP
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to circa £45,000 + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago