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

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 41 39 56
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 38 38 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.93% 5.27% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.47% 16.17% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 35 25 3
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £22,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +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
177 235 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 22.96% 32.59% 23.88%
Number of salaries quoted 149 180 100
Average salary £35,000 £33,350 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.94% +2.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £22,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
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 26 March 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Sheffield

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 39 (66.10%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (37.29%) Software Testing
3 21 (35.59%) Test Scripting
4 19 (32.20%) Test Planning
5 18 (30.51%) QA
6 16 (27.12%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (25.42%) ISTQB
7 15 (25.42%) Integration Testing
8 14 (23.73%) Selenium
9 12 (20.34%) SQL
9 12 (20.34%) QuickTest Pro
9 12 (20.34%) Scrum
9 12 (20.34%) Automated Testing
9 12 (20.34%) JIRA
9 12 (20.34%) HP Quality Center
10 11 (18.64%) Finance
11 10 (16.95%) Windows
11 10 (16.95%) Change Management
11 10 (16.95%) Manual Testing
11 10 (16.95%) User Experience
12 9 (15.25%) Visual Studio
12 9 (15.25%) Regression Testing
13 8 (13.56%) MS Visio
13 8 (13.56%) HP
13 8 (13.56%) Management Information System
13 8 (13.56%) Business Analysis
13 8 (13.56%) Web Testing
13 8 (13.56%) Android
13 8 (13.56%) iPhone
13 8 (13.56%) CBAP

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 8 (13.56%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.39%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Selenium
2 12 (20.34%) QuickTest Pro
2 12 (20.34%) JIRA
3 9 (15.25%) Visual Studio
4 8 (13.56%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.08%) FitNesse
6 2 (3.39%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.69%) TestComplete
7 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (18.64%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Legal
3 3 (5.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (69.49%) Analyst
2 29 (49.15%) Test Analyst
3 10 (16.95%) Business Analyst
4 9 (15.25%) Test Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Tester
6 6 (10.17%) Senior Test Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Software Tester
7 4 (6.78%) Web Tester
8 3 (5.08%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.08%) Test Leader
8 3 (5.08%) Test Team Leader
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Junior
8 3 (5.08%) Test Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Service Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Test Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) UAT Test Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Junior Tester
9 2 (3.39%) Service Management Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) Gherkin
2 2 (3.39%) Web Services
3 1 (1.69%) XML
3 1 (1.69%) XML Schema
3 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.69%) .NET
3 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) User Experience
2 8 (13.56%) Management Information System
2 8 (13.56%) iPhone
3 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Windows
2 8 (13.56%) Android
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (66.10%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (37.29%) Software Testing
3 21 (35.59%) Test Scripting
4 19 (32.20%) Test Planning
5 16 (27.12%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (25.42%) Integration Testing
7 12 (20.34%) Scrum
7 12 (20.34%) Automated Testing
8 10 (16.95%) Change Management
8 10 (16.95%) Manual Testing
9 9 (15.25%) Regression Testing
10 8 (13.56%) Business Analysis
10 8 (13.56%) Web Testing
10 8 (13.56%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (13.56%) Financial Analysis
11 7 (11.86%) Mentoring
11 7 (11.86%) E-Commerce
12 6 (10.17%) Functional Testing
13 5 (8.47%) Test Management
14 4 (6.78%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.34%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) C#
3 1 (1.69%) Java
3 1 (1.69%) XQuery
3 1 (1.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) ISTQB
2 8 (13.56%) CBAP
3 6 (10.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (6.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (30.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (20.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) HP
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.08%) Telerik
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