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

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 23 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 18 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 10.11% 5.66% 4.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.15% 21.43% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 5
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £34,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.89% +10.00%
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
39 56 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 21.91% 26.42% 28.66%
Number of salaries quoted 32 49 32
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Stockport

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 30 (88.24%) QA
2 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 23 (67.65%) MS Excel
4 22 (64.71%) Windows
4 22 (64.71%) Automated Testing
4 22 (64.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (64.71%) Windows Server
5 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
6 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
6 15 (44.12%) Mac OS X
6 15 (44.12%) VMware
6 15 (44.12%) Case Management
6 15 (44.12%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (44.12%) Defect Tracking
6 15 (44.12%) Windows 10
6 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (44.12%) JIRA
7 14 (41.18%) Test Scripting
8 8 (23.53%) TDD
8 8 (23.53%) Selenium
8 8 (23.53%) Test Management
8 8 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (23.53%) BDD
9 7 (20.59%) Functional Testing
9 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (20.59%) Product Management
9 7 (20.59%) ISTQB
9 7 (20.59%) Bugzilla
9 7 (20.59%) DSDM

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 23 (67.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (64.71%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) JIRA
2 8 (23.53%) Selenium
3 7 (20.59%) Bugzilla
3 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Tester
2 22 (64.71%) QA Tester
3 15 (44.12%) Lead Tester
3 15 (44.12%) QA Leader
3 15 (44.12%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 15 (44.12%) Senior QA Tester
3 15 (44.12%) Senior Tester
4 10 (29.41%) Analyst
5 8 (23.53%) QA Engineer
5 8 (23.53%) Software Tester
6 7 (20.59%) Automated Tester
6 7 (20.59%) Software Analyst
6 7 (20.59%) Software Test Analyst
6 7 (20.59%) Test Analyst
7 6 (17.65%) Agile Test Analyst
7 6 (17.65%) Agile Tester
8 3 (8.82%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Automated Test Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Automation Tester
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Windows
1 22 (64.71%) Windows Server
2 15 (44.12%) Mac OS X
2 15 (44.12%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Automated Testing
2 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (44.12%) Case Management
3 15 (44.12%) Defect Tracking
4 14 (41.18%) Test Scripting
5 8 (23.53%) BDD
5 8 (23.53%) TDD
5 8 (23.53%) Test Management
6 7 (20.59%) DSDM
6 7 (20.59%) Functional Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Product Management
7 6 (17.65%) Manual Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) Lean Six Sigma
8 3 (8.82%) Six Sigma
8 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.82%) Use Case
8 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (88.24%) QA
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
1 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 15 (44.12%) VMware
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + FlexTime, Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: to £40,000 per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago