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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 65 70 68
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 8 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.30% 1.08% 1.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.84% 6.48% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 8
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
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
117 108 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 19.02% 16.67% 20.65%
Number of salaries quoted 102 79 110
Median salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lichfield - 4 £34,750 -
Tamworth - 4 £35,000 -
ISEB
West Midlands

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 4 (50.00%) Test Management
2 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Test Planning
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Apache Flex
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) HTTP
4 2 (25.00%) HTTPS
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Pure360
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) TestComplete
2 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Manual Test Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Flex
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Test Management
1 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Test Planning
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft