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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 59 86 112
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +26
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 274 229 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.76% 3.02% 2.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.19% 13.31% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 237 196 115
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
1692 1720 1364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.20% 22.67% 23.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1345 1416 1010
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 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +20 188 £38,250 +9.28% 17
South Yorkshire -1 39 £36,500 +36.44% 1
North Yorkshire +36 33 £30,000 -13.66%
East Yorkshire -2 11 £32,000 +33.33%
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 254 (49.42%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (31.13%) ISTQB
3 157 (30.54%) SQL
4 156 (30.35%) Software Testing
5 145 (28.21%) Test Scripting
6 105 (20.43%) Finance
7 103 (20.04%) QA
8 96 (18.68%) Integration Testing
9 92 (17.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 83 (16.15%) Selenium
10 83 (16.15%) Regression Testing
11 82 (15.95%) Automated Testing
12 81 (15.76%) User Acceptance Testing
12 81 (15.76%) Test Automation
13 78 (15.18%) Manual Testing
14 67 (13.04%) Test Management
15 66 (12.84%) Test Strategy
15 66 (12.84%) Java
16 65 (12.65%) Functional Testing
17 64 (12.45%) Stakeholder Management
18 63 (12.26%) Microsoft
19 62 (12.06%) .NET
19 62 (12.06%) Business Analysis
20 60 (11.67%) Test Planning
21 58 (11.28%) UNIX
22 55 (10.70%) Analytical Skills
23 49 (9.53%) Compatibility Testing
24 47 (9.14%) QuickTest Pro
25 46 (8.95%) ITIL
26 45 (8.75%) C#

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (1.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (0.39%) Confluence
2 2 (0.39%) IIS
3 1 (0.19%) Apache
3 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 29 (5.64%) MS Visio
2 28 (5.45%) MS Excel
3 22 (4.28%) MS Office
4 8 (1.56%) MS Project
5 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.19%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.17%) WAN
1 6 (1.17%) DNS
1 6 (1.17%) MPLS
1 6 (1.17%) IP Telephony
1 6 (1.17%) Unified Communications
2 4 (0.78%) NAS
2 4 (0.78%) Intranet
2 4 (0.78%) VPN
3 3 (0.58%) VoIP
3 3 (0.58%) Firewall
4 2 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (0.39%) Internet
4 2 (0.39%) OSPF
4 2 (0.39%) BGP
4 2 (0.39%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (6.23%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (0.78%) NoSQL
4 4 (0.78%) Riak
4 4 (0.78%) MySQL
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.39%) DTS
7 1 (0.19%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.19%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 83 (16.15%) Selenium
2 47 (9.14%) QuickTest Pro
3 30 (5.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (5.64%) WebDriver
5 27 (5.25%) JIRA
6 17 (3.31%) Visual Studio
7 12 (2.33%) SoapUI
8 11 (2.14%) Cucumber
8 11 (2.14%) LoadRunner
9 10 (1.95%) Selenium IDE
10 8 (1.56%) Firebug
11 6 (1.17%) JUnit
12 5 (0.97%) Bugzilla
13 4 (0.78%) FitNesse
14 3 (0.58%) Toad
14 3 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
15 2 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 2 (0.39%) Rational Robot
15 2 (0.39%) JMeter
15 2 (0.39%) OpenSTA
General
1 105 (20.43%) Finance
2 26 (5.06%) Retail
3 12 (2.33%) Banking
4 11 (2.14%) Legal
5 4 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.58%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.39%) Marketing
8 1 (0.19%) Military
8 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 290 (56.42%) Analyst
2 205 (39.88%) Test Analyst
3 98 (19.07%) Tester
4 76 (14.79%) Business Analyst
5 48 (9.34%) Software Tester
6 39 (7.59%) Test Leader
7 30 (5.84%) Test Team Leader
7 30 (5.84%) Test Engineer
7 30 (5.84%) Team Leader
8 29 (5.64%) Test Manager
9 19 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
10 18 (3.50%) QA Analyst
11 17 (3.31%) Senior Test Analyst
12 16 (3.11%) Junior
12 16 (3.11%) Software Test Analyst
12 16 (3.11%) Functional Tester
13 14 (2.72%) Junior Analyst
13 14 (2.72%) Functional Test Analyst
13 14 (2.72%) Junior Test Analyst
13 14 (2.72%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (12.06%) .NET
2 27 (5.25%) XML
3 23 (4.47%) .NET Framework
4 21 (4.09%) Web Services
5 20 (3.89%) SOAP
6 18 (3.50%) HTML
7 15 (2.92%) CSS
8 12 (2.33%) XSD
8 12 (2.33%) WSDL
9 10 (1.95%) Gherkin
10 9 (1.75%) ASP.NET
11 8 (1.56%) DOM
12 5 (0.97%) Middleware
12 5 (0.97%) Apache Flex
13 2 (0.39%) LINQ
13 2 (0.39%) jQuery
13 2 (0.39%) RESTful
13 2 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (0.39%) REST
13 2 (0.39%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 55 (10.70%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.86%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.31%) User Experience
4 14 (2.72%) Client/Server
5 10 (1.95%) iPhone
6 7 (1.36%) Open Source
7 6 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (1.17%) Mobile App
8 5 (0.97%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (0.78%) W3C
9 4 (0.78%) GIS
10 3 (0.58%) PMI
10 3 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.58%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.58%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.39%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.39%) EMV
11 2 (0.39%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.19%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 58 (11.28%) UNIX
2 33 (6.42%) Windows
3 13 (2.53%) Android
4 9 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (1.75%) Linux
5 3 (0.58%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (49.42%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (30.35%) Software Testing
3 145 (28.21%) Test Scripting
4 96 (18.68%) Integration Testing
5 83 (16.15%) Regression Testing
6 82 (15.95%) Automated Testing
7 81 (15.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 81 (15.76%) Test Automation
8 78 (15.18%) Manual Testing
9 67 (13.04%) Test Management
10 66 (12.84%) Test Strategy
11 65 (12.65%) Functional Testing
12 64 (12.45%) Stakeholder Management
13 62 (12.06%) Business Analysis
14 60 (11.67%) Test Planning
15 49 (9.53%) Compatibility Testing
16 46 (8.95%) ITIL
17 43 (8.37%) System Testing
18 36 (7.00%) Mentoring
19 35 (6.81%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 157 (30.54%) SQL
2 66 (12.84%) Java
3 45 (8.75%) C#
4 19 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 5 (0.97%) T-SQL
6 3 (0.58%) VBScript
6 3 (0.58%) VB
7 1 (0.19%) Python
7 1 (0.19%) XQuery
7 1 (0.19%) Ruby
7 1 (0.19%) XPath
7 1 (0.19%) PHP
7 1 (0.19%) C++
7 1 (0.19%) C
Qualifications
1 160 (31.13%) ISTQB
2 92 (17.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 45 (8.75%) Degree
4 20 (3.89%) ISEB Practitioner
5 14 (2.72%) CBAP
6 7 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.97%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (0.97%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.39%) PMP
9 2 (0.39%) CISSP
9 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.39%) CISM
9 2 (0.39%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.19%) APMP
10 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (20.04%) QA
2 10 (1.95%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.17%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.78%) VMware ESX
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 32 (6.23%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.39%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (0.39%) Cacti
Vendors
1 63 (12.26%) Microsoft
2 44 (8.56%) HP
3 27 (5.25%) Oracle
4 18 (3.50%) IBM
5 14 (2.72%) VMware
6 10 (1.95%) SAP
7 9 (1.75%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.17%) Cisco
8 6 (1.17%) Citrix
8 6 (1.17%) F5
9 4 (0.78%) EMC
9 4 (0.78%) NetApp
9 4 (0.78%) Infoblox
10 3 (0.58%) Telerik
10 3 (0.58%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.39%) Riverbed
11 2 (0.39%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.39%) CA
12 1 (0.19%) Avaya
Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k - 32k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Circa £34,500 plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 9 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Provident Financial Management Services Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago