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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 63 115 78
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -37
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 259 154 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.78% 2.17% 3.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.07% 9.33% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 243 122 142
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.40%
ISEB
England

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

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1612 1651 1434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.55% 23.23% 26.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1321 1337 1066
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,550
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

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

ISEB Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

ISEB
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +46 201 £40,000 +14.28% 11
South Yorkshire +10 18 £45,000 +80.00% 1
North Yorkshire -6 18 £30,000 -14.28% 1
East Yorkshire +12 10 £50,000 -
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

1 231 (42.78%) Agile Software Development
2 200 (37.04%) ISTQB
3 195 (36.11%) SQL
4 140 (25.93%) SDLC
5 130 (24.07%) QA
6 126 (23.33%) Software Testing
6 126 (23.33%) Finance
7 125 (23.15%) Test Scripting
8 115 (21.30%) Integration Testing
9 105 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
10 103 (19.07%) System Integration Testing
11 99 (18.33%) Regression Testing
12 90 (16.67%) Java
13 85 (15.74%) Test Strategy
14 81 (15.00%) Test Management
14 81 (15.00%) Test Automation
15 79 (14.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 78 (14.44%) C#
17 77 (14.26%) UNIX
18 74 (13.70%) Selenium
19 70 (12.96%) Microsoft
20 64 (11.85%) Stakeholder Management
21 63 (11.67%) Compatibility Testing
22 62 (11.48%) Manual Testing
23 59 (10.93%) System Testing
23 59 (10.93%) Business Analysis
23 59 (10.93%) .NET
24 56 (10.37%) ITIL
25 55 (10.19%) HP UFT
25 55 (10.19%) Automated Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 3 (0.56%) SharePoint
1 3 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (0.37%) Confluence
3 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.19%) IIS
Applications
1 34 (6.30%) MS Office
2 33 (6.11%) MS Excel
3 32 (5.93%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.74%) BASE24
3 3 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.04%) WAN
1 11 (2.04%) MPLS
1 11 (2.04%) DNS
1 11 (2.04%) IP Telephony
1 11 (2.04%) Unified Communications
2 9 (1.67%) NAS
2 9 (1.67%) VPN
3 6 (1.11%) Firewall
4 4 (0.74%) Intranet
5 3 (0.56%) ATM
5 3 (0.56%) VoIP
6 2 (0.37%) OSPF
6 2 (0.37%) BGP
6 2 (0.37%) EIGRP
6 2 (0.37%) Internet
6 2 (0.37%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.37%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.89%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (1.67%) MySQL
4 9 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (1.67%) NoSQL
4 9 (1.67%) Riak
5 6 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.93%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.56%) DTS
7 3 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.37%) QlikView
8 2 (0.37%) Big Data
9 1 (0.19%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 74 (13.70%) Selenium
2 55 (10.19%) HP UFT
3 35 (6.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (5.74%) WebDriver
5 28 (5.19%) Visual Studio
6 24 (4.44%) JIRA
7 23 (4.26%) LoadRunner
8 19 (3.52%) SoapUI
9 17 (3.15%) Selenium IDE
10 12 (2.22%) Cucumber
11 8 (1.48%) Oracle Forms
12 6 (1.11%) Firebug
13 5 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
13 5 (0.93%) JMeter
14 4 (0.74%) JUnit
15 3 (0.56%) TestNG
15 3 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
15 3 (0.56%) FitNesse
15 3 (0.56%) Eclipse
15 3 (0.56%) Toad
General
1 126 (23.33%) Finance
2 33 (6.11%) Retail
3 21 (3.89%) Banking
4 19 (3.52%) Legal
5 7 (1.30%) Marketing
6 5 (0.93%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.37%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.19%) Local Government
8 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 282 (52.22%) Analyst
2 200 (37.04%) Test Analyst
3 95 (17.59%) Tester
4 63 (11.67%) Business Analyst
5 57 (10.56%) Test Manager
5 57 (10.56%) Test Leader
6 47 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
7 43 (7.96%) Software Tester
8 42 (7.78%) Senior Test Analyst
9 38 (7.04%) Test Engineer
10 26 (4.81%) QA Analyst
10 26 (4.81%) Lead Test Analyst
11 21 (3.89%) Team Leader
11 21 (3.89%) Test Team Leader
12 16 (2.96%) Automation Tester
13 15 (2.78%) Software Engineer
14 14 (2.59%) Systems Tester
14 14 (2.59%) Software Test Engineer
14 14 (2.59%) Financial Business Analyst
14 14 (2.59%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (10.93%) .NET
2 34 (6.30%) XML
3 26 (4.81%) CSS
4 21 (3.89%) ASP.NET
5 20 (3.70%) Web Services
6 17 (3.15%) SOAP
7 15 (2.78%) HTML
8 12 (2.22%) Apache Flex
9 10 (1.85%) .NET Framework
9 10 (1.85%) Gherkin
10 8 (1.48%) WSDL
10 8 (1.48%) XSD
11 4 (0.74%) DOM
12 3 (0.56%) Middleware
12 3 (0.56%) Spring
12 3 (0.56%) Ajax
12 3 (0.56%) LINQ
12 3 (0.56%) jQuery
12 3 (0.56%) REST
13 2 (0.37%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 54 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (3.70%) Client/Server
2 20 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.15%) User Experience
4 11 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
5 10 (1.85%) iPhone
6 7 (1.30%) IVR
7 6 (1.11%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.74%) GIS
9 3 (0.56%) EMV
9 3 (0.56%) W3C
9 3 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.37%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.37%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.37%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.37%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.37%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.19%) PMI
11 1 (0.19%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 77 (14.26%) UNIX
2 44 (8.15%) Windows
3 14 (2.59%) Linux
3 14 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (2.41%) Android
5 3 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (42.78%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (25.93%) SDLC
3 126 (23.33%) Software Testing
4 125 (23.15%) Test Scripting
5 115 (21.30%) Integration Testing
6 105 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
7 103 (19.07%) System Integration Testing
8 99 (18.33%) Regression Testing
9 85 (15.74%) Test Strategy
10 81 (15.00%) Test Automation
10 81 (15.00%) Test Management
11 64 (11.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 63 (11.67%) Compatibility Testing
13 62 (11.48%) Manual Testing
14 59 (10.93%) System Testing
14 59 (10.93%) Business Analysis
15 56 (10.37%) ITIL
16 55 (10.19%) Automated Testing
17 50 (9.26%) Test Planning
18 49 (9.07%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 195 (36.11%) SQL
2 90 (16.67%) Java
3 78 (14.44%) C#
4 30 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 17 (3.15%) T-SQL
6 5 (0.93%) VB.NET
7 3 (0.56%) VBScript
7 3 (0.56%) VB
7 3 (0.56%) PHP
8 1 (0.19%) C
8 1 (0.19%) XQuery
8 1 (0.19%) XPath
Qualifications
1 200 (37.04%) ISTQB
2 79 (14.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 32 (5.93%) Degree
4 27 (5.00%) ISEB Practitioner
5 16 (2.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 13 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.30%) SC Cleared
7 7 (1.30%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.37%) CISSP
8 2 (0.37%) CISM
9 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.19%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (24.07%) QA
2 7 (1.30%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.04%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.67%) VMware ESX
3 9 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 46 (8.52%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.37%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (0.37%) Cacti
Vendors
1 70 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 54 (10.00%) HP
3 38 (7.04%) Oracle
4 30 (5.56%) IBM
5 19 (3.52%) VMware
6 15 (2.78%) Cisco
7 14 (2.59%) Red Hat
8 11 (2.04%) F5
9 10 (1.85%) SAP
10 9 (1.67%) EMC
10 9 (1.67%) NetApp
10 9 (1.67%) Infoblox
11 6 (1.11%) Citrix
12 4 (0.74%) Verint
13 3 (0.56%) Telerik
14 2 (0.37%) Riverbed
14 2 (0.37%) CheckPoint
14 2 (0.37%) CA
14 2 (0.37%) Cognos
14 2 (0.37%) Business Objects
South Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum £35,000 + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago