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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 23 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 20 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 10.70% 8.78% -
As % of the Qualifications category 34.48% 27.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 0
Average salary £31,250 £30,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.62% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
58 85 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 31.02% 32.44% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 52 56 53
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £47,500 £48,000
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 22 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 23 (71.88%) Manual Testing
2 22 (68.75%) Automated Testing
3 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (53.13%) DSDM
4 17 (53.13%) QA
5 13 (40.63%) Mentoring
6 12 (37.50%) Coaching
6 12 (37.50%) Functional Testing
7 11 (34.38%) TDD
8 10 (31.25%) SQL
9 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 8 (25.00%) Selenium
10 7 (21.88%) HP
10 7 (21.88%) QuickTest Pro
10 7 (21.88%) Regression Testing
10 7 (21.88%) Finance
11 6 (18.75%) .NET
11 6 (18.75%) Compatibility Testing
11 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (18.75%) BDD
11 6 (18.75%) Hudson
11 6 (18.75%) SoapUI
11 6 (18.75%) System Testing
11 6 (18.75%) TeamCity
11 6 (18.75%) SpecFlow
11 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
11 6 (18.75%) Automation Testing
12 4 (12.50%) Legal
13 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (9.38%) Line Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 8 (25.00%) Selenium
2 7 (21.88%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (18.75%) Hudson
3 6 (18.75%) SoapUI
3 6 (18.75%) TeamCity
3 6 (18.75%) SpecFlow
3 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Tester
2 18 (56.25%) Analyst
3 13 (40.63%) Software Tester
4 12 (37.50%) Test Leader
5 11 (34.38%) Test Analyst
6 9 (28.13%) Senior Tester
6 9 (28.13%) Lead Tester
7 7 (21.88%) QA Analyst
8 3 (9.38%) Test Manager
9 1 (3.13%) Software Test Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Automation Tester
9 1 (3.13%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Biotechnology
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Manual Testing
2 22 (68.75%) Automated Testing
3 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (53.13%) DSDM
5 13 (40.63%) Mentoring
6 12 (37.50%) Coaching
6 12 (37.50%) Functional Testing
7 11 (34.38%) TDD
8 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 7 (21.88%) Regression Testing
10 6 (18.75%) Compatibility Testing
10 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (18.75%) BDD
10 6 (18.75%) System Testing
10 6 (18.75%) Automation Testing
11 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (9.38%) Line Management
12 2 (6.25%) Validation
12 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
13 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
1 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (53.13%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) HP
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
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