The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 44 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 19 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 4.17% 3.30% 2.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.10% 9.33% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 8
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.40%
ISEB
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Qualifications Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
157 150 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 34.43% 35.38% 29.00%
Number of salaries quoted 119 99 98
Average salary £28,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,250 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

ISEB
Salary Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Warrington region.

ISEB Salary Trend in Warrington

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Warrington

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 32 (62.75%) Finance
2 26 (50.98%) Business Analysis
3 21 (41.18%) SQL
4 20 (39.22%) Windows
4 20 (39.22%) Systems Analysis
4 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (39.22%) HP Quality Center
5 19 (37.25%) BPMN
5 19 (37.25%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (37.25%) QuickTest Pro
5 19 (37.25%) UML
6 16 (31.37%) ISTQB
7 14 (27.45%) Software Testing
7 14 (27.45%) Performance Testing
7 14 (27.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (25.49%) Test Scripting
8 13 (25.49%) Manual Testing
9 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (21.57%) Windows 7
9 11 (21.57%) LoadRunner
9 11 (21.57%) Windows XP
9 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (19.61%) Regression Testing
10 10 (19.61%) Release Management
11 9 (17.65%) QA
11 9 (17.65%) MSTest
12 7 (13.73%) Test Management
12 7 (13.73%) Test Strategy
12 7 (13.73%) VMware
12 7 (13.73%) VMware ESX

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.96%) MS Project Server
1 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) LAN
1 4 (7.84%) WAN
2 1 (1.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (37.25%) QuickTest Pro
2 14 (27.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (21.57%) LoadRunner
4 9 (17.65%) MSTest
5 7 (13.73%) SilkPerformer
6 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 32 (62.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.96%) Banking
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (74.51%) Analyst
2 20 (39.22%) Business Analyst
2 20 (39.22%) Business Systems Analyst
2 20 (39.22%) Systems Analyst
3 18 (35.29%) Test Analyst
4 15 (29.41%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 15 (29.41%) Financial Business Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Test Manager
6 6 (11.76%) Programme Manager
6 6 (11.76%) Project Manager
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Programme Manager
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Project Manager
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Manager
7 5 (9.80%) IT Programme Manager
7 5 (9.80%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (9.80%) QA Tester
7 5 (9.80%) Senior IT Programme Manager
7 5 (9.80%) Tester
7 5 (9.80%) Senior IT Project Manager
8 4 (7.84%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.96%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (39.22%) Windows
2 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (21.57%) Windows 7
2 11 (21.57%) Windows XP
2 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (13.73%) Linux
3 7 (13.73%) UNIX
4 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) Business Analysis
2 20 (39.22%) Systems Analysis
2 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (37.25%) BPMN
3 19 (37.25%) UML
4 14 (27.45%) Software Testing
4 14 (27.45%) Performance Testing
5 13 (25.49%) Test Scripting
5 13 (25.49%) Manual Testing
6 10 (19.61%) Regression Testing
6 10 (19.61%) Release Management
7 7 (13.73%) Test Management
7 7 (13.73%) Test Strategy
8 6 (11.76%) PRINCE2
8 6 (11.76%) Project Management
8 6 (11.76%) Migration
8 6 (11.76%) Scrum
9 5 (9.80%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (9.80%) Waterfall
9 5 (9.80%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) ISTQB
2 6 (11.76%) PMP
2 6 (11.76%) PMI Certification
3 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) VMware ESX
2 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 20 (39.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) VMware
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) Fujitsu
3 1 (1.96%) NetApp
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft