The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 31 34 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 14 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.86% 3.90% 1.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.95% 14.29% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 2
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.40%
ISEB
Manchester

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

Qualifications Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
61 42 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 25.52% 27.27% 23.04%
Number of salaries quoted 54 30 44
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

ISEB
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Stockport

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (77.78%) Automated Testing
2 13 (72.22%) Manual Testing
3 12 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 11 (61.11%) DSDM
4 11 (61.11%) Coaching
4 11 (61.11%) Functional Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Regression Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 4 (22.22%) QA
6 4 (22.22%) Selenium
7 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 3 (16.67%) HP
7 3 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (16.67%) Automation Testing
8 2 (11.11%) BDD
8 2 (11.11%) System Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Legal
8 2 (11.11%) SQL
8 2 (11.11%) .NET
8 2 (11.11%) Compatibility Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Test Management
9 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
9 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
9 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
9 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (5.56%) TDD

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Selenium
2 3 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.56%) Hudson
3 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Test Leader
1 12 (66.67%) Tester
2 9 (50.00%) Lead Tester
3 8 (44.44%) Senior Tester
4 4 (22.22%) Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) QA Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Software Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Test Team Leader
6 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Test Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (77.78%) Automated Testing
2 13 (72.22%) Manual Testing
3 12 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 11 (61.11%) DSDM
4 11 (61.11%) Coaching
4 11 (61.11%) Functional Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Regression Testing
6 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
7 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Automation Testing
8 2 (11.11%) BDD
8 2 (11.11%) System Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Compatibility Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Test Management
9 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
9 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Capita
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + bens + flexi
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000
Posted: 24 days ago