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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 30 48 32
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 39 4 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 8.53% 1.16% 6.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.31% 4.55% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 31
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,725 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -2.08%
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
192 88 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 42.01% 25.58% 36.29%
Number of salaries quoted 143 66 146
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £32,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 17 September 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Warrington

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 27 (47.37%) SQL
2 25 (43.86%) ISTQB
3 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (38.60%) Windows
4 22 (38.60%) Business Analysis
4 22 (38.60%) HP Quality Center
5 21 (36.84%) Finance
6 20 (35.09%) Systems Analysis
7 19 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
7 19 (33.33%) Software Testing
8 16 (28.07%) UML
8 16 (28.07%) Test Scripting
8 16 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (26.32%) BPMN
10 14 (24.56%) Windows XP
10 14 (24.56%) LoadRunner
10 14 (24.56%) Regression Testing
10 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (24.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (24.56%) Windows 7
11 12 (21.05%) Migration
11 12 (21.05%) Release Management
12 11 (19.30%) QA
12 11 (19.30%) Performance Testing
13 9 (15.79%) UNIX
13 9 (15.79%) Linux
13 9 (15.79%) VMware
13 9 (15.79%) VMware ESX
13 9 (15.79%) SilkPerformer

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) LAN
1 5 (8.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 19 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 14 (24.56%) LoadRunner
2 14 (24.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (15.79%) SilkPerformer
4 7 (12.28%) MSTest
5 3 (5.26%) JIRA
6 2 (3.51%) Selenium
7 1 (1.75%) NUnit
7 1 (1.75%) Toad
General
1 21 (36.84%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Retail
2 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (78.95%) Analyst
2 21 (36.84%) Test Analyst
3 20 (35.09%) Business Analyst
4 15 (26.32%) Business Systems Analyst
4 15 (26.32%) Systems Analyst
5 9 (15.79%) Test Manager
5 9 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (15.79%) Senior Test Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Performance Test Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Performance Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) QA Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.51%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Senior IT Programme Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Senior IT Project Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Test Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) .NET
2 5 (8.77%) .NET Framework
3 3 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (38.60%) Windows
2 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (24.56%) Windows 7
3 14 (24.56%) Windows XP
4 9 (15.79%) UNIX
4 9 (15.79%) Linux
5 2 (3.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (38.60%) Business Analysis
3 20 (35.09%) Systems Analysis
4 19 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 16 (28.07%) Test Scripting
5 16 (28.07%) UML
6 15 (26.32%) BPMN
7 14 (24.56%) Regression Testing
8 12 (21.05%) Migration
8 12 (21.05%) Release Management
9 11 (19.30%) Performance Testing
10 9 (15.79%) Test Management
10 9 (15.79%) Test Strategy
11 8 (14.04%) Test Automation
11 8 (14.04%) Manual Testing
12 7 (12.28%) V-Model
13 6 (10.53%) Automated Testing
14 5 (8.77%) Data Modelling
14 5 (8.77%) Business Transformation
15 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (47.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (43.86%) ISTQB
2 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
3 7 (12.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) PMP
5 2 (3.51%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.30%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.79%) VMware ESX
2 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.51%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (38.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) VMware
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle
3 2 (3.51%) Fujitsu
3 2 (3.51%) NetApp
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft