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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 27 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 16 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 7.48% 3.19% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.07% 10.34% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 1
Average salary £33,000 £30,250 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +18.62%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
57 58 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 26.64% 30.85% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52 35 46
Average salary £34,750 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.84% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £54,750
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 2 March 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 20 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 19 (76.00%) Manual Testing
3 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (60.00%) DSDM
5 14 (56.00%) Mentoring
6 13 (52.00%) Coaching
6 13 (52.00%) Functional Testing
7 10 (40.00%) QA
8 6 (24.00%) TDD
8 6 (24.00%) Automation Testing
9 5 (20.00%) BDD
9 5 (20.00%) System Testing
9 5 (20.00%) Regression Testing
9 5 (20.00%) SQL
9 5 (20.00%) .NET
9 5 (20.00%) Selenium
9 5 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
10 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
10 4 (16.00%) HP
10 4 (16.00%) QuickTest Pro
10 4 (16.00%) Finance
10 4 (16.00%) TeamCity
10 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (16.00%) Hudson
10 4 (16.00%) SoapUI
10 4 (16.00%) SpecFlow
10 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
11 3 (12.00%) Legal
12 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
12 2 (8.00%) VCP4

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 5 (20.00%) Selenium
2 4 (16.00%) TeamCity
2 4 (16.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (16.00%) Hudson
2 4 (16.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (16.00%) SpecFlow
2 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Tester
2 14 (56.00%) Test Leader
3 10 (40.00%) Lead Tester
3 10 (40.00%) Analyst
3 10 (40.00%) Senior Tester
4 6 (24.00%) Software Tester
4 6 (24.00%) Test Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) QA Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) SOAP
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 19 (76.00%) Manual Testing
3 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (60.00%) DSDM
5 14 (56.00%) Mentoring
6 13 (52.00%) Coaching
6 13 (52.00%) Functional Testing
7 6 (24.00%) Automation Testing
7 6 (24.00%) TDD
8 5 (20.00%) Regression Testing
8 5 (20.00%) System Testing
8 5 (20.00%) BDD
8 5 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
10 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
11 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (4.00%) Scrum
11 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) VCP4
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) Capita
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