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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 80 89 91
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 226 184 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.20% 2.97% 2.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.20% 14.05% 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 206 144 156
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
1591 1310 1321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.53% 21.13% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1353 1001 1035
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +13 140 £35,000 - 13
North Yorkshire +45 53 £34,500 -1.42% 7
South Yorkshire -34 23 £37,500 -1.31% 2
East Yorkshire +2 5 £30,000 +39.53%
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 211 (52.23%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (30.20%) Software Testing
3 111 (27.48%) Finance
4 108 (26.73%) Test Scripting
5 89 (22.03%) ISTQB
6 84 (20.79%) QA
7 82 (20.30%) Business Analysis
8 75 (18.56%) SQL
9 73 (18.07%) Selenium
10 67 (16.58%) Microsoft
10 67 (16.58%) Test Planning
10 67 (16.58%) Analytical Skills
11 65 (16.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 64 (15.84%) Test Management
13 58 (14.36%) Functional Testing
14 55 (13.61%) Regression Testing
14 55 (13.61%) Test Strategy
15 52 (12.87%) Manual Testing
16 50 (12.38%) Stakeholder Management
17 47 (11.63%) Automated Testing
18 43 (10.64%) HP
19 42 (10.40%) QuickTest Pro
20 41 (10.15%) .NET
21 39 (9.65%) MS Excel
22 38 (9.41%) Test Automation
23 36 (8.91%) XML
23 36 (8.91%) User Acceptance Testing
23 36 (8.91%) Line Management
24 34 (8.42%) Team Foundation Server
25 33 (8.17%) PRINCE2

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (1.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (1.73%) IIS
3 6 (1.49%) Apache
3 6 (1.49%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.74%) Confluence
5 1 (0.25%) Lync
5 1 (0.25%) WinCC
Applications
1 39 (9.65%) MS Excel
2 32 (7.92%) MS Visio
3 20 (4.95%) MS Office
4 3 (0.74%) MS Project
5 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.99%) JDE OneWorld
3 4 (0.99%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.50%) HTTP
2 1 (0.25%) VPN
2 1 (0.25%) MPLS
2 1 (0.25%) Firewall
2 1 (0.25%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.25%) NAS
2 1 (0.25%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.25%) VoIP
2 1 (0.25%) WAN
2 1 (0.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (6.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 73 (18.07%) Selenium
2 42 (10.40%) QuickTest Pro
3 34 (8.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (4.95%) WebDriver
5 18 (4.46%) JIRA
6 16 (3.96%) FitNesse
7 15 (3.71%) Cucumber
8 12 (2.97%) SpecFlow
9 10 (2.48%) JUnit
10 8 (1.98%) SoapUI
11 7 (1.73%) eggPlant
12 6 (1.49%) JMeter
13 5 (1.24%) Eclipse
13 5 (1.24%) Git (software)
13 5 (1.24%) Jenkins
14 4 (0.99%) TestNG
15 3 (0.74%) Firebug
15 3 (0.74%) MSTest
15 3 (0.74%) Visual Studio
15 3 (0.74%) LoadRunner
General
1 111 (27.48%) Finance
2 14 (3.47%) Retail
3 11 (2.72%) Banking
4 7 (1.73%) Legal
5 3 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.25%) Marketing
6 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.25%) Games
6 1 (0.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 252 (62.38%) Analyst
2 158 (39.11%) Test Analyst
3 93 (23.02%) Business Analyst
4 58 (14.36%) Tester
5 30 (7.43%) Team Leader
6 28 (6.93%) Test Team Leader
7 26 (6.44%) Senior Analyst
8 24 (5.94%) Senior Test Analyst
8 24 (5.94%) Test Manager
9 20 (4.95%) Software Tester
10 19 (4.70%) Test Consultant
10 19 (4.70%) Senior Consultant
10 19 (4.70%) Consultant
10 19 (4.70%) Senior Test Consultant
11 16 (3.96%) Test Leader
12 15 (3.71%) Project Manager
13 14 (3.47%) Test Engineer
14 12 (2.97%) Junior
15 11 (2.72%) Financial Services Business Analyst
15 11 (2.72%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (10.15%) .NET
2 36 (8.91%) XML
3 29 (7.18%) SOAP
4 22 (5.45%) Web Services
5 19 (4.70%) XSD
5 19 (4.70%) WSDL
6 13 (3.22%) .NET Framework
7 12 (2.97%) CSS
8 10 (2.48%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.24%) HTML
9 5 (1.24%) Middleware
10 4 (0.99%) LAMP
11 3 (0.74%) DOM
12 1 (0.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 67 (16.58%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.20%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.72%) Open Source
4 7 (1.73%) Client/Server
4 7 (1.73%) User Experience
5 6 (1.49%) Replication
5 6 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.24%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.24%) Algorithms
7 3 (0.74%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.74%) Video on Demand
8 2 (0.50%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.50%) PMI
9 1 (0.25%) W3C
9 1 (0.25%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.25%) SCADA
9 1 (0.25%) IVR
9 1 (0.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.23%) Windows
2 7 (1.73%) Linux
2 7 (1.73%) UNIX
3 4 (0.99%) Ubuntu
4 3 (0.74%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.50%) Android
5 2 (0.50%) CentOS
6 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (52.23%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (30.20%) Software Testing
3 108 (26.73%) Test Scripting
4 82 (20.30%) Business Analysis
5 67 (16.58%) Test Planning
6 64 (15.84%) Test Management
7 58 (14.36%) Functional Testing
8 55 (13.61%) Test Strategy
8 55 (13.61%) Regression Testing
9 52 (12.87%) Manual Testing
10 50 (12.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 47 (11.63%) Automated Testing
12 38 (9.41%) Test Automation
13 36 (8.91%) Line Management
13 36 (8.91%) User Acceptance Testing
14 33 (8.17%) Scrum
14 33 (8.17%) PRINCE2
14 33 (8.17%) Mentoring
15 32 (7.92%) Automation Testing
15 32 (7.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (18.56%) SQL
2 27 (6.68%) Java
3 17 (4.21%) C#
4 9 (2.23%) JavaScript
5 8 (1.98%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.50%) Python
6 2 (0.50%) C
7 1 (0.25%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.25%) Ruby
7 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 89 (22.03%) ISTQB
2 65 (16.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 25 (6.19%) Degree
4 19 (4.70%) CBAP
5 18 (4.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 10 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (1.98%) ISEB Practitioner
8 6 (1.49%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.99%) PMP
10 3 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.25%) CISM
11 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.25%) CCNA
11 1 (0.25%) CISSP
11 1 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (20.79%) QA
2 8 (1.98%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.50%) HL7
3 2 (0.50%) SLA
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (0.99%) Firmware
2 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.25%) UAG
2 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 26 (6.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 67 (16.58%) Microsoft
2 43 (10.64%) HP
3 13 (3.22%) Oracle
4 5 (1.24%) JD Edwards
5 3 (0.74%) Atlassian
5 3 (0.74%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.50%) Cisco
7 1 (0.25%) IBM
7 1 (0.25%) F5
7 1 (0.25%) Splunk
7 1 (0.25%) Sophos
7 1 (0.25%) VMware
7 1 (0.25%) EMC
7 1 (0.25%) Nortel
7 1 (0.25%) Avaya
7 1 (0.25%) NetApp
7 1 (0.25%) Nokia
7 1 (0.25%) Red Hat
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Excellent benefits, including Free Parking
Posted: 3 days ago
Castleford
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: DOE plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 17 days ago
North Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
XLN Telecom
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 27 days ago