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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 30 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 12 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 7.32% - 2.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.27% - 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 7
Average salary £30,750 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 - £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 - £40,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +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
44 44 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 26.83% 25.14% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 38 39 39
Average salary £34,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,100 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014, 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 (57.14%) Regression Testing
1 20 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 17 (48.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 14 (40.00%) Degree
3 14 (40.00%) System Testing
4 13 (37.14%) Test Scripting
5 11 (31.43%) QA
5 11 (31.43%) Selenium
5 11 (31.43%) Automated Testing
5 11 (31.43%) ISTQB
5 11 (31.43%) SQL
6 9 (25.71%) Windows
6 9 (25.71%) Project Management
6 9 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (22.86%) Computer Science
7 8 (22.86%) Finance
7 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
7 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
7 8 (22.86%) C#
7 8 (22.86%) HTML
7 8 (22.86%) VB.NET
7 8 (22.86%) .NET
7 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
7 8 (22.86%) Web Testing
8 7 (20.00%) Automation Testing
8 7 (20.00%) Web Services
8 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (20.00%) WebDriver

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) FTP
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Selenium
2 9 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 5 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (11.43%) TestPartner
5 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
5 4 (11.43%) Hudson
5 4 (11.43%) SoapUI
5 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Tester
2 19 (54.29%) Software Tester
3 18 (51.43%) Analyst
4 14 (40.00%) Test Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) QA Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Lead Tester
7 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.71%) QA Tester
7 2 (5.71%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) HTML
1 8 (22.86%) .NET
1 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
2 7 (20.00%) Web Services
3 4 (11.43%) SOAP
4 3 (8.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.14%) Statistics
3 5 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Regression Testing
1 20 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 14 (40.00%) System Testing
3 13 (37.14%) Test Scripting
4 11 (31.43%) Automated Testing
5 9 (25.71%) Project Management
6 8 (22.86%) Web Testing
7 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (20.00%) Automation Testing
8 6 (17.14%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (11.43%) BDD
9 4 (11.43%) TDD
9 4 (11.43%) Compatibility Testing
9 4 (11.43%) Integration Testing
9 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
10 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
10 3 (8.57%) V-Model
11 2 (5.71%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) C#
2 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
2 8 (22.86%) VB.NET
3 5 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (5.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 14 (40.00%) Degree
3 11 (31.43%) ISTQB
4 4 (11.43%) HNC
4 4 (11.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Compuware
1 4 (11.43%) HP
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens + flexi
Posted: 15 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago