The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 57 77 59
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 9 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.47% 0.82% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.11% 4.11% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 7
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
ISEB
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
111 146 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 18.11% 20.00% 28.64%
Number of salaries quoted 74 123 140
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £19,500 £25,963
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Staffordshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

ISEB
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Burton-upon-Trent +18 2 £30,000 -14.28%
Cannock +14 1 £42,000 +61.53%
Lichfield - 1 £32,500 - 1
Stafford - 1 £25,000 -
ISEB
West Midlands

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 13 (61.90%) Software Testing
2 12 (57.14%) ISTQB
3 10 (47.62%) QA
4 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (33.33%) SQL
5 7 (33.33%) SDLC
6 6 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
7 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
7 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (23.81%) .NET
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
7 5 (23.81%) Scrum
8 4 (19.05%) Finance
8 4 (19.05%) Aerospace
8 4 (19.05%) Banking
8 4 (19.05%) Retail
8 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
8 4 (19.05%) Degree
8 4 (19.05%) Manual Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Coaching
9 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (9.52%) Validation
10 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
10 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
1 4 (19.05%) Aerospace
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
1 4 (19.05%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Test Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Test Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Tester
3 4 (19.05%) Junior
3 4 (19.05%) Junior Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
4 3 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 3 (14.29%) Test Team Leader
5 2 (9.52%) Software Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Test Manager
5 2 (9.52%) QA Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) QA Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Software Test Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Software Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Software Testing
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) SDLC
4 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
4 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
4 5 (23.81%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) Manual Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Coaching
6 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) Validation
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma
7 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
7 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Lean Six Sigma
7 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Use Case
7 2 (9.52%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 6 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (19.05%) Degree
4 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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