The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 100 63 80
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +17
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 159 195 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.25% 3.67% 3.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.38% 14.26% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 135 161 140
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,550 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,850 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1696 1367 1300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.95% 25.75% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1359 1047 1057
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
ISEB
England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -53 118 £35,000 -7.89% 13
North Yorkshire +1 30 £35,000 +7.69% 2
South Yorkshire -51 10 £27,500 -28.57% 3
East Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 133 (35.09%) Test Scripting
2 103 (27.18%) Software Testing
3 101 (26.65%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (24.27%) Selenium
5 91 (24.01%) QA
6 83 (21.90%) SQL
7 78 (20.58%) User Acceptance Testing
8 77 (20.32%) Automation Testing
9 73 (19.26%) ISTQB
10 72 (19.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 68 (17.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 67 (17.68%) Finance
13 58 (15.30%) Business Analysis
14 48 (12.66%) Test Strategy
15 45 (11.87%) Microsoft
16 41 (10.82%) Automated Testing
17 39 (10.29%) Scrum
17 39 (10.29%) HP
18 36 (9.50%) XML
19 34 (8.97%) Test Management
20 33 (8.71%) QuickTest Pro
20 33 (8.71%) Java
21 32 (8.44%) BDD
21 32 (8.44%) Team Foundation Server
22 31 (8.18%) HP Quality Center
23 30 (7.92%) SQL Server
23 30 (7.92%) ITIL
24 29 (7.65%) .NET
24 29 (7.65%) Cucumber
25 27 (7.12%) System Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (2.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (0.79%) Confluence
3 1 (0.26%) WinCC
Applications
1 22 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.75%) MS Office
3 10 (2.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.79%) Intranet
1 3 (0.79%) Internet
2 2 (0.53%) WAN
2 2 (0.53%) HTTP
3 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.26%) SAN
3 1 (0.26%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.26%) FTP
3 1 (0.26%) LAN
3 1 (0.26%) VoIP
3 1 (0.26%) Firewall
3 1 (0.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (7.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.06%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.26%) Star Schema
6 1 (0.26%) MySQL
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 92 (24.27%) Selenium
2 33 (8.71%) QuickTest Pro
3 32 (8.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (7.65%) Cucumber
5 23 (6.07%) WebDriver
6 20 (5.28%) SoapUI
7 15 (3.96%) FitNesse
7 15 (3.96%) JUnit
8 14 (3.69%) SpecFlow
9 12 (3.17%) LoadRunner
9 12 (3.17%) Git (software)
9 12 (3.17%) Jenkins
10 10 (2.64%) Capybara
11 9 (2.37%) Subversion
12 5 (1.32%) JIRA
13 3 (0.79%) TestNG
13 3 (0.79%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.79%) Visual Studio
14 2 (0.53%) WinRunner
14 2 (0.53%) TestDirector
General
1 67 (17.68%) Finance
2 27 (7.12%) Banking
3 20 (5.28%) Retail
4 14 (3.69%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.37%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.37%) Retail Banking
6 8 (2.11%) Legal
7 2 (0.53%) Marketing
8 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.26%) Advertising
8 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.26%) Games
8 1 (0.26%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 237 (62.53%) Analyst
2 163 (43.01%) Test Analyst
3 65 (17.15%) Business Analyst
4 49 (12.93%) Tester
5 34 (8.97%) Test Manager
6 24 (6.33%) Lead Test Analyst
7 23 (6.07%) Senior Analyst
7 23 (6.07%) Automation Test Analyst
7 23 (6.07%) Automation Analyst
8 21 (5.54%) Test Leader
9 20 (5.28%) Consultant
9 20 (5.28%) Test Consultant
10 16 (4.22%) Senior Test Analyst
11 15 (3.96%) Team Leader
12 14 (3.69%) Test Team Leader
13 11 (2.90%) Software Tester
13 11 (2.90%) Test Engineer
14 10 (2.64%) Automation Tester
15 9 (2.37%) Performance Consultant
15 9 (2.37%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (9.50%) XML
2 29 (7.65%) .NET
3 27 (7.12%) SOAP
4 22 (5.80%) Web Services
5 18 (4.75%) XSD
6 17 (4.49%) WSDL
7 8 (2.11%) ASP.NET
8 7 (1.85%) .NET Framework
9 6 (1.58%) WinForms
9 6 (1.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.79%) LAMP
11 2 (0.53%) Silverlight
11 2 (0.53%) Middleware
12 1 (0.26%) REST
12 1 (0.26%) JRuby
12 1 (0.26%) DOM
12 1 (0.26%) CSS
12 1 (0.26%) HTML
12 1 (0.26%) Ajax
12 1 (0.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (4.49%) Management Information System
2 15 (3.96%) Computer Science
3 7 (1.85%) NHS
4 6 (1.58%) DTV
5 4 (1.06%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.79%) iSeries
6 3 (0.79%) IVR
7 2 (0.53%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.26%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.26%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.26%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.26%) Open Source
8 1 (0.26%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.26%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.17%) Windows
1 12 (3.17%) Apple iOS
2 10 (2.64%) Linux
3 8 (2.11%) Ubuntu
4 7 (1.85%) Android
5 6 (1.58%) Windows 8
5 6 (1.58%) CentOS
6 2 (0.53%) UNIX
6 2 (0.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (35.09%) Test Scripting
2 103 (27.18%) Software Testing
3 101 (26.65%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (20.58%) User Acceptance Testing
5 77 (20.32%) Automation Testing
6 72 (19.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 58 (15.30%) Business Analysis
8 48 (12.66%) Test Strategy
9 41 (10.82%) Automated Testing
10 39 (10.29%) Scrum
11 34 (8.97%) Test Management
12 32 (8.44%) BDD
13 30 (7.92%) ITIL
14 27 (7.12%) System Testing
14 27 (7.12%) TDD
15 26 (6.86%) Test Automation
16 25 (6.60%) Waterfall
17 24 (6.33%) Manual Testing
18 22 (5.80%) Service Delivery
19 21 (5.54%) UML
Programming Languages
1 83 (21.90%) SQL
2 33 (8.71%) Java
3 18 (4.75%) C#
4 6 (1.58%) Python
5 2 (0.53%) PHP
5 2 (0.53%) VBScript
5 2 (0.53%) VB
6 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.26%) Perl
6 1 (0.26%) PowerHouse
6 1 (0.26%) Tcl
6 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 73 (19.26%) ISTQB
2 68 (17.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 26 (6.86%) Degree
4 9 (2.37%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (2.11%) CISSP
6 7 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (1.85%) ISEB Practitioner
7 6 (1.58%) CBAP
8 3 (0.79%) CISM
8 3 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.53%) MBCS
9 2 (0.53%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.26%) CCNA
10 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.26%) PMP
10 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (24.01%) QA
2 5 (1.32%) SLA
2 5 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.79%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.53%) HL7
4 2 (0.53%) TickIT
5 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.26%) BS7799
System Software
1 1 (0.26%) UAG
1 1 (0.26%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 31 (8.18%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.26%) OpenView
Vendors
1 45 (11.87%) Microsoft
2 39 (10.29%) HP
3 10 (2.64%) Oracle
4 5 (1.32%) Splunk
4 5 (1.32%) JD Edwards
5 3 (0.79%) IBM
5 3 (0.79%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.53%) SAP
7 1 (0.26%) Cisco
7 1 (0.26%) Nortel
7 1 (0.26%) Avaya
7 1 (0.26%) Sophos
7 1 (0.26%) Nokia
7 1 (0.26%) VMware
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
A4E
Salary: From £31,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + decent benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum 16% Pension + generous holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £21478 - £27901 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago