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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 54 68 60
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 11 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.41% 0.47% 2.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.10% 2.33% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 8
Median salary £32,500 £34,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% +32.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £34,100 £20,550
10% offered a salary of more than £37,725 £34,900 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.49%

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
78 129 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 17.11% 20.12% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 56 118 94
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,400 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,628 £50,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

ISEB Salary Histogram 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 27 February 2017. 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 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 £28,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £31,000 -
Tamworth - 3 £37,000 -
Stafford - 2 £35,000 -
Cannock - 1 £32,500 -
ISEB
West Midlands

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 11 (44.00%) Software Testing
2 10 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 9 (36.00%) QA
4 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
4 7 (28.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (24.00%) SDLC
6 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (16.00%) Line Management
6 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
6 4 (16.00%) C#
6 4 (16.00%) Java
7 3 (12.00%) SQL
7 3 (12.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (12.00%) Coaching
7 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (12.00%) Test Management
8 2 (8.00%) JIRA
8 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
8 2 (8.00%) User Stories
8 2 (8.00%) Bugzilla
8 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (8.00%) Web Services
9 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
9 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
9 1 (4.00%) CSS
9 1 (4.00%) JavaScript

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.00%) Bugzilla
2 2 (8.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Test Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Tester
4 5 (20.00%) Software Tester
5 4 (16.00%) QA Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Business IT Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) IT Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) IT Business Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) QA Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) QA Test Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) QA Tester
6 3 (12.00%) Software Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Software QA Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Software QA Tester
6 3 (12.00%) Software Test Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Software Test Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) CSS3
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Software Testing
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (24.00%) SDLC
4 4 (16.00%) Line Management
4 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Coaching
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (12.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.00%) Test Management
6 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (8.00%) User Stories
7 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.00%) Defect Management
7 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Logistics
7 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) C#
1 4 (16.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (28.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) QA