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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 53 59 46
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 7 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.92% 1.88% 3.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.93% 7.56% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 12
Average salary £28,000 £28,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.75% -12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,900 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
101 119 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 27.75% 24.79% 27.06%
Number of salaries quoted 86 111 81
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (54.55%) Software Testing
3 12 (36.36%) QA
3 12 (36.36%) SQL
4 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
4 10 (30.30%) SOAP
4 10 (30.30%) Web Services
4 10 (30.30%) XML
4 10 (30.30%) XSD
4 10 (30.30%) WSDL
4 10 (30.30%) Non-Functional Testing
4 10 (30.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (30.30%) Test Planning
5 9 (27.27%) ISTQB
6 8 (24.24%) Selenium
6 8 (24.24%) JIRA
6 8 (24.24%) HTML
6 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
7 7 (21.21%) DOM
7 7 (21.21%) CSS
7 7 (21.21%) Firebug
7 7 (21.21%) Test Scripting
8 6 (18.18%) WebDriver
8 6 (18.18%) Manual Testing
8 6 (18.18%) Security Testing
8 6 (18.18%) Java
9 5 (15.15%) Oracle
9 5 (15.15%) Test Management
9 5 (15.15%) Finance
9 5 (15.15%) Bugzilla

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Selenium
1 8 (24.24%) JIRA
2 7 (21.21%) Firebug
3 6 (18.18%) WebDriver
4 5 (15.15%) Bugzilla
5 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.03%) MSTest
6 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Analyst
2 21 (63.64%) Test Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Test Leader
4 5 (15.15%) Junior
4 5 (15.15%) Junior Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Junior Test Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Business Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Graduate
6 3 (9.09%) QA Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Tester
7 1 (3.03%) Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Software Tester
7 1 (3.03%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) SOAP
1 10 (30.30%) Web Services
1 10 (30.30%) XML
1 10 (30.30%) XSD
1 10 (30.30%) WSDL
2 8 (24.24%) HTML
3 7 (21.21%) DOM
3 7 (21.21%) CSS
4 4 (12.12%) .NET
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) W3C
2 3 (9.09%) Open Source
2 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (54.55%) Software Testing
3 10 (30.30%) Non-Functional Testing
3 10 (30.30%) Test Planning
4 7 (21.21%) Test Scripting
5 6 (18.18%) Manual Testing
5 6 (18.18%) Security Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Test Management
7 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
8 3 (9.09%) ITIL
8 3 (9.09%) Process Management
8 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 3 (9.09%) User Stories
8 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
10 1 (3.03%) Regression Testing
10 1 (3.03%) MVC
10 1 (3.03%) UML
10 1 (3.03%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) SQL
2 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (27.27%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (36.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle