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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 56 64 51
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 15 1 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.43% 0.19% 3.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.51% 1.02% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 22
Median salary £32,000 £27,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.36% -18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £27,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £27,500 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
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 98 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 17.99% 18.15% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 99 89 118
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £24,050 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £50,000 £55,000
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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 9 £42,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent -8 3 £31,000 +12.72%
Stafford - 2 £30,500 -
Cannock - 1 £32,500 -
ISEB
West Midlands

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 13 (44.83%) Software Testing
2 12 (41.38%) QA
3 10 (34.48%) ISTQB
4 9 (31.03%) SQL
5 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
5 8 (27.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (24.14%) SDLC
7 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (20.69%) C#
8 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
8 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
9 4 (13.79%) Test Strategy
9 4 (13.79%) Test Management
9 4 (13.79%) Retail
9 4 (13.79%) Regression Testing
9 4 (13.79%) HTML
9 4 (13.79%) Java
10 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
10 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
10 3 (10.34%) Project Management
10 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
10 3 (10.34%) Degree
10 3 (10.34%) Functional Testing
10 3 (10.34%) Test Planning
10 3 (10.34%) Line Management
10 3 (10.34%) Coaching
10 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance 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:

Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) MS Access
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.90%) QADirector
2 2 (6.90%) Selenium
2 2 (6.90%) TestPartner
3 1 (3.45%) Appium
3 1 (3.45%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 4 (13.79%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Tester
3 8 (27.59%) Software Tester
4 6 (20.69%) Business Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Test Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Business IT Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) IT Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) IT Business Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Automation Tester
6 3 (10.34%) Software Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Test Manager
7 2 (6.90%) QA Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Software Test Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Applications Tester
8 1 (3.45%) Manual Test Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Manual Tester
8 1 (3.45%) QA Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) QA Tester
8 1 (3.45%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) HTML
2 2 (6.90%) CSS
2 2 (6.90%) CSS3
2 2 (6.90%) HTML5
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) WPF
3 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Online Games
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
1 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Software Testing
2 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
3 7 (24.14%) SDLC
4 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
4 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.79%) Regression Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Test Management
5 4 (13.79%) Test Strategy
6 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Coaching
6 3 (10.34%) Functional Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Line Management
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
6 3 (10.34%) Test Planning
6 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (6.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) C#
3 4 (13.79%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) VB
4 2 (6.90%) VBA
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) ISTQB
2 8 (27.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (10.34%) Degree
4 2 (6.90%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (41.38%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft