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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 30 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 6 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 3.87% - 3.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.38% - 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 10
Average salary £29,250 - £38,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 - £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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 37 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 25.16% 23.57% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 35 32 56
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £30,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Stockport

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 16 September 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%) Software Testing
2 19 (54.29%) Regression Testing
3 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (45.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (40.00%) Degree
5 14 (40.00%) System Testing
6 12 (34.29%) SQL
6 12 (34.29%) Selenium
6 12 (34.29%) Test Scripting
6 12 (34.29%) ISTQB
7 11 (31.43%) Automated Testing
7 11 (31.43%) QA
8 9 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (25.71%) .NET
8 9 (25.71%) Windows
8 9 (25.71%) Project Management
9 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
9 8 (22.86%) Finance
9 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
9 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
9 8 (22.86%) VB.NET
9 8 (22.86%) C#
9 8 (22.86%) HTML
9 8 (22.86%) Web Testing
9 8 (22.86%) Computer Science
9 8 (22.86%) Automation Testing
9 8 (22.86%) WebDriver
10 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
10 7 (20.00%) Web Services

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 12 (34.29%) Selenium
2 9 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (22.86%) WebDriver
4 5 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (11.43%) Hudson
5 4 (11.43%) SoapUI
5 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
5 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
6 3 (8.57%) TestPartner
7 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Tester
2 18 (51.43%) Analyst
2 18 (51.43%) Software Tester
3 14 (40.00%) Test Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) QA Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
6 3 (8.57%) Test Team Leader
7 2 (5.71%) Lead Tester
7 2 (5.71%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) .NET
2 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
2 8 (22.86%) HTML
3 7 (20.00%) Web Services
4 4 (11.43%) SOAP
5 3 (8.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.14%) Statistics
2 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
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%) Software Testing
2 19 (54.29%) Regression Testing
3 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (40.00%) System Testing
5 12 (34.29%) Test Scripting
6 11 (31.43%) Automated Testing
7 9 (25.71%) Project Management
8 8 (22.86%) Web Testing
8 8 (22.86%) Automation Testing
9 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
10 6 (17.14%) Manual Testing
10 6 (17.14%) Technical Analysis
11 5 (14.29%) Compatibility Testing
11 5 (14.29%) BDD
12 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
12 4 (11.43%) Integration Testing
12 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (11.43%) TDD
13 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
13 3 (8.57%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
2 8 (22.86%) VB.NET
2 8 (22.86%) C#
3 5 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 14 (40.00%) Degree
3 12 (34.29%) ISTQB
4 3 (8.57%) HNC
4 3 (8.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) HP
2 3 (8.57%) Compuware
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
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