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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 63 47 47
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 2 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.58% 4.07% 3.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.00% 14.39% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 12
Average salary £28,000 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.40%
ISEB
North Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
100 139 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 28.99% 28.31% 23.83%
Number of salaries quoted 92 125 74
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,546 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +1.36%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in York

ISEB
Salary Trend in York

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

ISEB Salary Trend in York

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 17 (68.00%) Software Testing
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) WSDL
3 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (32.00%) SOAP
3 8 (32.00%) Web Services
3 8 (32.00%) XML
3 8 (32.00%) XSD
3 8 (32.00%) QA
3 8 (32.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 8 (32.00%) Test Planning
4 6 (24.00%) Manual Testing
4 6 (24.00%) Java
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle
5 5 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (20.00%) ISTQB
6 4 (16.00%) Selenium
6 4 (16.00%) JIRA
6 4 (16.00%) User Stories
6 4 (16.00%) UNIX
6 4 (16.00%) Finance
6 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (16.00%) HTML
6 4 (16.00%) .NET
7 3 (12.00%) DOM
7 3 (12.00%) ITIL
7 3 (12.00%) Process Management
7 3 (12.00%) CSS
7 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the York 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) JIRA
1 4 (16.00%) Selenium
2 3 (12.00%) Firebug
2 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (8.00%) Bugzilla
4 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Analyst
2 16 (64.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Test Leader
4 4 (16.00%) Junior Test Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Junior Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Junior
5 3 (12.00%) QA Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Graduate
7 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Tester
7 1 (4.00%) Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Tester
7 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) SOAP
1 8 (32.00%) Web Services
1 8 (32.00%) XML
1 8 (32.00%) XSD
1 8 (32.00%) WSDL
2 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) .NET
3 3 (12.00%) DOM
3 3 (12.00%) CSS
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) W3C
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Software Testing
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 8 (32.00%) Test Planning
4 6 (24.00%) Manual Testing
5 4 (16.00%) User Stories
6 3 (12.00%) ITIL
6 3 (12.00%) Process Management
6 3 (12.00%) SDLC
6 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.00%) Security Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Test Management
7 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.00%) Open Source
7 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
8 1 (4.00%) MVC
8 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) Java
3 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle