The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 56 50 63
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 35 36 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.43% 3.68% 1.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.13% 11.80% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 33 24 12
Average salary £36,500 £26,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.38% -38.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
ISEB
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
217 305 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 21.30% 31.15% 26.40%
Number of salaries quoted 172 230 152
Average salary £37,750 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.85% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £23,100 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the South Yorkshire region.

ISEB Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

ISEB
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -7 32 £35,000 +34.61% 1
Doncaster - 3 £42,500 -
ISEB
Yorkshire

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 42 (64.62%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (36.92%) Software Testing
3 22 (33.85%) Test Scripting
4 20 (30.77%) Selenium
5 19 (29.23%) Test Planning
6 18 (27.69%) QA
6 18 (27.69%) ISTQB
6 18 (27.69%) QuickTest Pro
7 17 (26.15%) SQL
7 17 (26.15%) Integration Testing
8 15 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (23.08%) Automated Testing
9 13 (20.00%) Windows
10 12 (18.46%) JIRA
10 12 (18.46%) HP Quality Center
11 11 (16.92%) Manual Testing
11 11 (16.92%) Visual Studio
11 11 (16.92%) Scrum
12 10 (15.38%) Finance
12 10 (15.38%) Regression Testing
12 10 (15.38%) Cucumber
12 10 (15.38%) Android
12 10 (15.38%) iPhone
12 10 (15.38%) Mentoring
12 10 (15.38%) Gherkin
13 9 (13.85%) User Experience
14 8 (12.31%) Test Automation
14 8 (12.31%) Web Testing
14 8 (12.31%) Test Management
14 8 (12.31%) Change Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 6 (9.23%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.08%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (30.77%) Selenium
2 18 (27.69%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (18.46%) JIRA
4 11 (16.92%) Visual Studio
5 10 (15.38%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.62%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (4.62%) Toad
6 3 (4.62%) FitNesse
7 2 (3.08%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.54%) JMeter
8 1 (1.54%) TestComplete
8 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Legal
3 3 (4.62%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (70.77%) Analyst
2 36 (55.38%) Test Analyst
3 11 (16.92%) Test Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Business Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) Senior Test Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Tester
6 6 (9.23%) Software Tester
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Senior Test Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Team Leader
9 3 (4.62%) Test Leader
9 3 (4.62%) Web Tester
9 3 (4.62%) Test Team Leader
9 3 (4.62%) Test Manager
10 2 (3.08%) Junior
10 2 (3.08%) Service Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) UAT Test Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) Service Management Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) Lead Test Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.38%) Gherkin
2 5 (7.69%) Web Services
3 4 (6.15%) XML
4 3 (4.62%) SOAP
4 3 (4.62%) HTML
5 1 (1.54%) .NET
5 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.54%) XML Schema
5 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) iPhone
2 9 (13.85%) User Experience
3 6 (9.23%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Windows
2 10 (15.38%) Android
3 3 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.62%) Linux
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (64.62%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (36.92%) Software Testing
3 22 (33.85%) Test Scripting
4 19 (29.23%) Test Planning
5 17 (26.15%) Integration Testing
6 15 (23.08%) Automated Testing
6 15 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (16.92%) Manual Testing
7 11 (16.92%) Scrum
8 10 (15.38%) Regression Testing
8 10 (15.38%) Mentoring
9 8 (12.31%) Change Management
9 8 (12.31%) Test Automation
9 8 (12.31%) Web Testing
9 8 (12.31%) Test Management
10 7 (10.77%) E-Commerce
11 6 (9.23%) ITIL
11 6 (9.23%) Financial Analysis
11 6 (9.23%) Business Analysis
11 6 (9.23%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.15%) SQL
2 5 (7.69%) Java
3 3 (4.62%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.62%) VBScript
3 3 (4.62%) VB
4 2 (3.08%) C#
5 1 (1.54%) XQuery
5 1 (1.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (27.69%) ISTQB
2 7 (10.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (9.23%) CBAP
4 5 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (27.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) HP
2 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle
3 3 (4.62%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.62%) VMware
3 3 (4.62%) Telerik