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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 73 28 57
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +29
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 13 50 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.30% 6.66% 2.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.04% 23.15% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 13 37 14
Average salary £27,500 £38,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +14.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £28,400 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -
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
258 216 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 25.88% 28.76% 27.07%
Number of salaries quoted 216 174 163
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014. 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 -50 11 £27,500 -28.57%
ISEB
Yorkshire

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 16 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 13 (40.63%) Banking
2 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) HP
3 10 (31.25%) Test Scripting
4 9 (28.13%) Change Management
4 9 (28.13%) Degree
5 8 (25.00%) QA
5 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (21.88%) LoadRunner
6 7 (21.88%) Investment Banking
6 7 (21.88%) Selenium
6 7 (21.88%) Retail Banking
6 7 (21.88%) Project Planning
6 7 (21.88%) Retail
6 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
6 7 (21.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (21.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (18.75%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (15.63%) ITIL
8 5 (15.63%) Service Management
8 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
8 5 (15.63%) Regression Testing
9 4 (12.50%) SQL
9 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
10 3 (9.38%) Test Management
10 3 (9.38%) CBAP
10 3 (9.38%) Financial Analysis
10 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
10 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) LoadRunner
1 7 (21.88%) Selenium
2 6 (18.75%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (9.38%) JIRA
4 2 (6.25%) JUnit
4 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.25%) TestDirector
4 2 (6.25%) TestNG
4 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.13%) FitNesse
General
1 13 (40.63%) Banking
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
2 7 (21.88%) Retail
2 7 (21.88%) Investment Banking
2 7 (21.88%) Retail Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Test Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) Consultant
4 7 (21.88%) Test Consultant
4 7 (21.88%) Performance Test Consultant
4 7 (21.88%) Performance Consultant
5 5 (15.63%) Service Management Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Service Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Change Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Change Management Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Incident Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Problem Management Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Problem Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Tester
7 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Tester
8 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) LAMP
2 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 10 (31.25%) Test Scripting
3 9 (28.13%) Change Management
4 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (21.88%) Project Planning
6 5 (15.63%) Regression Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Service Management
6 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
6 5 (15.63%) ITIL
7 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Release Management
7 3 (9.38%) Financial Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
7 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Test Management
8 2 (6.25%) User Stories
8 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.25%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) VBScript
4 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 7 (21.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 3 (9.38%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) HP
2 2 (6.25%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft