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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 19 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 22 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 11.11% 6.93% -
As % of the Qualifications category 37.29% 22.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 0
Average salary £33,750 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -
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
59 86 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 29.80% 31.39% 32.04%
Number of salaries quoted 54 53 63
Average salary £34,500 £38,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.96% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 6 May 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 27 (75.00%) Automated Testing
1 27 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (58.33%) DSDM
4 17 (47.22%) QA
4 17 (47.22%) Mentoring
5 16 (44.44%) Coaching
5 16 (44.44%) Functional Testing
6 12 (33.33%) TDD
7 10 (27.78%) SQL
8 7 (19.44%) .NET
8 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
8 7 (19.44%) Regression Testing
8 7 (19.44%) Selenium
8 7 (19.44%) Compatibility Testing
8 7 (19.44%) Hudson
8 7 (19.44%) SoapUI
8 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
8 7 (19.44%) Automation Testing
8 7 (19.44%) BDD
8 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (19.44%) System Testing
8 7 (19.44%) TeamCity
8 7 (19.44%) SpecFlow
9 6 (16.67%) Finance
9 6 (16.67%) HP
9 6 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
10 4 (11.11%) Legal
11 3 (8.33%) Line Management
11 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 7 (19.44%) Selenium
1 7 (19.44%) TeamCity
1 7 (19.44%) Hudson
1 7 (19.44%) SoapUI
1 7 (19.44%) SpecFlow
1 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
2 6 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Legal
3 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Tester
2 18 (50.00%) Analyst
3 16 (44.44%) Test Leader
4 12 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 12 (33.33%) Software Tester
5 11 (30.56%) Senior Tester
5 11 (30.56%) Lead Tester
6 6 (16.67%) QA Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Test Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Software Test Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Test Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Selenium Tester
8 1 (2.78%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) SOAP
3 1 (2.78%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Biotechnology
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) Automated Testing
1 27 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (58.33%) DSDM
4 17 (47.22%) Mentoring
5 16 (44.44%) Coaching
5 16 (44.44%) Functional Testing
6 12 (33.33%) TDD
7 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
7 7 (19.44%) Regression Testing
7 7 (19.44%) System Testing
7 7 (19.44%) BDD
7 7 (19.44%) Compatibility Testing
7 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (19.44%) Automation Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Line Management
8 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.56%) Validation
9 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
10 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
1 2 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (47.22%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (2.78%) Capita
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