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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 65 21 44
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +23
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 6 46 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.91% 8.07% 2.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.94% 28.22% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 35 13
Average salary £27,500 £38,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +45.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £42,500 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.40%
Qualifications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
204 163 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 30.96% 28.60% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 184 141 130
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £22,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 19 (47.50%) Software Testing
2 15 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 15 (37.50%) Finance
3 14 (35.00%) Banking
3 14 (35.00%) HP
4 12 (30.00%) Degree
5 11 (27.50%) QA
5 11 (27.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (27.50%) LoadRunner
6 9 (22.50%) Change Management
6 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
6 9 (22.50%) Retail
6 9 (22.50%) Investment Banking
6 9 (22.50%) Project Planning
6 9 (22.50%) Retail Banking
7 8 (20.00%) ISTQB
7 8 (20.00%) Selenium
7 8 (20.00%) Service Management
7 8 (20.00%) ITIL
8 7 (17.50%) SQL
8 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
8 7 (17.50%) QuickTest Pro
8 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (17.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
10 5 (12.50%) Automated Testing
11 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
11 4 (10.00%) XML
12 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
12 3 (7.50%) Java

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (2.50%) Apache
1 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
1 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) LoadRunner
2 8 (20.00%) Selenium
3 7 (17.50%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (5.00%) JIRA
4 2 (5.00%) TestDirector
5 1 (2.50%) JUnit
5 1 (2.50%) WinRunner
5 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.50%) Toad
5 1 (2.50%) QARun
5 1 (2.50%) TestNG
5 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (37.50%) Finance
2 14 (35.00%) Banking
3 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
3 9 (22.50%) Retail
3 9 (22.50%) Investment Banking
3 9 (22.50%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Analyst
2 14 (35.00%) Test Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Consultant
3 9 (22.50%) Test Consultant
3 9 (22.50%) Performance Consultant
3 9 (22.50%) Performance Test Consultant
4 7 (17.50%) Service Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Service Management Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Business Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Change Management Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Functional Test Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Tester
8 2 (5.00%) Change Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Functional Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Incident Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Performance Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Senior Test Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Technical Specialist
9 1 (2.50%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) LAMP
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) E-Learning
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Solaris
3 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Software Testing
2 15 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 9 (22.50%) Change Management
3 9 (22.50%) Project Planning
4 8 (20.00%) Service Management
4 8 (20.00%) ITIL
5 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
5 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
8 3 (7.50%) Test Strategy
8 3 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.50%) Financial Analysis
9 2 (5.00%) Automation Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Test Management
9 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
9 2 (5.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) VBScript
3 2 (5.00%) VB
4 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Degree
2 11 (27.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (7.50%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) HP
2 1 (2.50%) VMware
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) JBoss
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Atlassian
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