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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 73 95 96
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +1
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 248 187 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.54% 2.88% 2.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.55% 13.16% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 226 143 133
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +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
1595 1421 1258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.74% 21.87% 21.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1384 1111 1006
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 January 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 27 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +24 142 £35,000 +1.44% 25
North Yorkshire +47 66 £37,500 +7.14% 3
South Yorkshire -20 30 £33,000 -13.15% 3
East Yorkshire -7 4 £35,000 +45.83%
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 220 (52.13%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (29.62%) Software Testing
3 122 (28.91%) Test Scripting
4 116 (27.49%) Finance
5 102 (24.17%) ISTQB
6 97 (22.99%) SQL
7 88 (20.85%) QA
8 85 (20.14%) Business Analysis
9 77 (18.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 69 (16.35%) Microsoft
11 66 (15.64%) Test Management
12 62 (14.69%) Manual Testing
12 62 (14.69%) Selenium
12 62 (14.69%) Functional Testing
13 60 (14.22%) Regression Testing
14 59 (13.98%) Test Planning
14 59 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
15 56 (13.27%) Automated Testing
16 53 (12.56%) Test Strategy
17 50 (11.85%) .NET
18 48 (11.37%) Stakeholder Management
19 42 (9.95%) MS Excel
19 42 (9.95%) Test Automation
20 39 (9.24%) Integration Testing
21 38 (9.00%) HP
22 37 (8.77%) Project Management
23 35 (8.29%) Line Management
24 34 (8.06%) PRINCE2
24 34 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
25 33 (7.82%) XML

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 7 (1.66%) IIS
1 7 (1.66%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.42%) Apache
3 1 (0.24%) Lync
3 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 42 (9.95%) MS Excel
2 32 (7.58%) MS Visio
3 20 (4.74%) MS Office
4 6 (1.42%) MS Project
5 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.95%) JDE OneWorld
3 4 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.47%) VoIP
1 2 (0.47%) HTTP
1 2 (0.47%) Intranet
1 2 (0.47%) Internet
2 1 (0.24%) MPLS
2 1 (0.24%) Firewall
2 1 (0.24%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.24%) NAS
2 1 (0.24%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.24%) VPN
2 1 (0.24%) WAN
2 1 (0.24%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.24%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 62 (14.69%) Selenium
2 31 (7.35%) QuickTest Pro
2 31 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (5.45%) WebDriver
3 23 (5.45%) JIRA
4 12 (2.84%) FitNesse
5 9 (2.13%) Cucumber
5 9 (2.13%) SpecFlow
6 7 (1.66%) eggPlant
6 7 (1.66%) JMeter
6 7 (1.66%) JUnit
7 6 (1.42%) Firebug
8 5 (1.18%) Bugzilla
9 3 (0.71%) MSTest
9 3 (0.71%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.71%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.47%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.24%) TestComplete
11 1 (0.24%) TestNG
11 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
General
1 116 (27.49%) Finance
2 23 (5.45%) Retail
3 14 (3.32%) Banking
4 5 (1.18%) Legal
5 4 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.71%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.47%) Marketing
8 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.24%) Games
8 1 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 277 (65.64%) Analyst
2 179 (42.42%) Test Analyst
3 95 (22.51%) Business Analyst
4 57 (13.51%) Tester
5 31 (7.35%) Team Leader
6 29 (6.87%) Test Team Leader
7 23 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
8 22 (5.21%) Software Tester
8 22 (5.21%) Test Manager
9 21 (4.98%) Senior Test Analyst
10 18 (4.27%) Test Leader
11 17 (4.03%) Junior
12 16 (3.79%) Project Manager
13 15 (3.55%) Senior Consultant
13 15 (3.55%) Consultant
13 15 (3.55%) Test Engineer
13 15 (3.55%) Test Consultant
13 15 (3.55%) Senior Test Consultant
14 14 (3.32%) Functional Analyst
14 14 (3.32%) Junior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (11.85%) .NET
2 33 (7.82%) XML
3 20 (4.74%) Web Services
4 19 (4.50%) SOAP
4 19 (4.50%) .NET Framework
5 17 (4.03%) WSDL
5 17 (4.03%) XSD
6 15 (3.55%) CSS
7 11 (2.61%) ASP.NET
8 9 (2.13%) HTML
9 6 (1.42%) DOM
10 5 (1.18%) Middleware
11 2 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (0.24%) LAMP
12 1 (0.24%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 59 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 13 (3.08%) Open Source
4 11 (2.61%) User Experience
5 9 (2.13%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.42%) Replication
6 6 (1.42%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.42%) Algorithms
7 3 (0.71%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.71%) Video on Demand
7 3 (0.71%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.47%) IVR
8 2 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.47%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.47%) PMI
8 2 (0.47%) W3C
9 1 (0.24%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.24%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (3.79%) UNIX
2 8 (1.90%) Windows
3 3 (0.71%) Android
3 3 (0.71%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.47%) Linux
5 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (52.13%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (29.62%) Software Testing
3 122 (28.91%) Test Scripting
4 85 (20.14%) Business Analysis
5 66 (15.64%) Test Management
6 62 (14.69%) Manual Testing
6 62 (14.69%) Functional Testing
7 60 (14.22%) Regression Testing
8 59 (13.98%) Test Planning
9 56 (13.27%) Automated Testing
10 53 (12.56%) Test Strategy
11 48 (11.37%) Stakeholder Management
12 42 (9.95%) Test Automation
13 39 (9.24%) Integration Testing
14 37 (8.77%) Project Management
15 35 (8.29%) Line Management
16 34 (8.06%) PRINCE2
16 34 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
17 33 (7.82%) Scrum
18 32 (7.58%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 97 (22.99%) SQL
2 27 (6.40%) Java
3 19 (4.50%) C#
4 13 (3.08%) JavaScript
5 8 (1.90%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.47%) C
7 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.24%) Python
7 1 (0.24%) XQuery
7 1 (0.24%) Ruby
7 1 (0.24%) XPath
7 1 (0.24%) C++
Qualifications
1 102 (24.17%) ISTQB
2 77 (18.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 30 (7.11%) Degree
4 19 (4.50%) CBAP
5 18 (4.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 10 (2.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (1.42%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.95%) PMP
9 3 (0.71%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.24%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.24%) CCNA
10 1 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (20.85%) QA
2 10 (2.37%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.47%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (0.95%) Firmware
2 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.24%) UAG
2 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 28 (6.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 69 (16.35%) Microsoft
2 38 (9.00%) HP
3 5 (1.18%) Oracle
4 3 (0.71%) Business Objects
5 2 (0.47%) Cisco
5 2 (0.47%) Avaya
6 1 (0.24%) NetApp
6 1 (0.24%) Nokia
6 1 (0.24%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.24%) Sophos
6 1 (0.24%) VMware
6 1 (0.24%) F5
6 1 (0.24%) IBM
6 1 (0.24%) EMC
6 1 (0.24%) Nortel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: Yesterday
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42415 - £61215 per annum + Exc. Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Capita
Salary: Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Skipton, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £20k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
North Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Wakefield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: 17 days ago