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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 113 64 84
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +20
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 164 211 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.24% 3.90% 3.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.47% 15.69% 13.26%
Number of salaries quoted 144 172 146
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +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
1732 1345 1305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.61% 24.88% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1380 1052 1052
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 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 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 22 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
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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 -51 113 £35,000 -9.09% 9
North Yorkshire +6 36 £37,000 +12.12% 6
South Yorkshire -48 13 £27,500 -28.57% 2
East Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 124 (33.97%) Test Scripting
2 102 (27.95%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (26.03%) Software Testing
4 85 (23.29%) QA
5 84 (23.01%) Selenium
6 74 (20.27%) SQL
7 71 (19.45%) Finance
8 70 (19.18%) User Acceptance Testing
9 69 (18.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 69 (18.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 67 (18.36%) Automation Testing
11 63 (17.26%) Business Analysis
12 60 (16.44%) ISTQB
13 46 (12.60%) Test Strategy
14 44 (12.05%) Microsoft
15 41 (11.23%) HP
15 41 (11.23%) Regression Testing
15 41 (11.23%) Automated Testing
16 35 (9.59%) Scrum
17 33 (9.04%) QuickTest Pro
17 33 (9.04%) HP Quality Center
18 32 (8.77%) Test Management
19 31 (8.49%) Java
19 31 (8.49%) XML
19 31 (8.49%) ITIL
20 28 (7.67%) SQL Server
20 28 (7.67%) Banking
20 28 (7.67%) Team Foundation Server
20 28 (7.67%) BDD
21 27 (7.40%) Waterfall

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (2.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (0.82%) Confluence
3 2 (0.55%) IIS
4 1 (0.27%) WinCC
4 1 (0.27%) Lync
4 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.27%) Apache
Applications
1 26 (7.12%) MS Excel
2 21 (5.75%) MS Office
3 14 (3.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.82%) HTTP
1 3 (0.82%) Intranet
1 3 (0.82%) Internet
2 1 (0.27%) VLAN
2 1 (0.27%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.27%) FTP
2 1 (0.27%) LAN
2 1 (0.27%) VoIP
2 1 (0.27%) WAN
2 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.27%) SAN
2 1 (0.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.10%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.27%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 84 (23.01%) Selenium
2 33 (9.04%) QuickTest Pro
3 28 (7.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (7.12%) Cucumber
5 21 (5.75%) WebDriver
6 18 (4.93%) SoapUI
7 14 (3.84%) FitNesse
8 13 (3.56%) JUnit
9 12 (3.29%) SpecFlow
9 12 (3.29%) Git (software)
9 12 (3.29%) Jenkins
10 11 (3.01%) LoadRunner
11 10 (2.74%) Capybara
12 9 (2.47%) Subversion
13 7 (1.92%) JIRA
14 4 (1.10%) Eclipse
15 3 (0.82%) TestNG
15 3 (0.82%) Visual Studio
16 2 (0.55%) TestDirector
17 1 (0.27%) eggPlant
General
1 71 (19.45%) Finance
2 28 (7.67%) Banking
3 20 (5.48%) Retail
4 13 (3.56%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.47%) Legal
6 8 (2.19%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.19%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.55%) Marketing
8 1 (0.27%) Games
8 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 226 (61.92%) Analyst
2 147 (40.27%) Test Analyst
3 71 (19.45%) Business Analyst
4 46 (12.60%) Tester
5 32 (8.77%) Test Manager
6 28 (7.67%) Senior Analyst
7 23 (6.30%) Senior Test Analyst
8 22 (6.03%) Consultant
8 22 (6.03%) Test Consultant
9 20 (5.48%) Test Leader
10 19 (5.21%) Lead Test Analyst
10 19 (5.21%) Automation Test Analyst
10 19 (5.21%) Automation Analyst
11 15 (4.11%) Team Leader
12 13 (3.56%) Test Team Leader
13 10 (2.74%) Financial Services Business Analyst
13 10 (2.74%) Software Tester
13 10 (2.74%) Test Engineer
13 10 (2.74%) Financial Business Analyst
13 10 (2.74%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (8.49%) XML
2 26 (7.12%) SOAP
3 23 (6.30%) .NET
4 20 (5.48%) Web Services
5 16 (4.38%) XSD
6 15 (4.11%) WSDL
7 8 (2.19%) ASP.NET
8 6 (1.64%) WinForms
8 6 (1.64%) .NET Framework
8 6 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.10%) Middleware
10 3 (0.82%) LAMP
11 2 (0.55%) Silverlight
12 1 (0.27%) JRuby
12 1 (0.27%) REST
12 1 (0.27%) WCF
12 1 (0.27%) Ajax
12 1 (0.27%) JSON
12 1 (0.27%) DOM
12 1 (0.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (3.84%) Management Information System
2 10 (2.74%) Computer Science
3 7 (1.92%) NHS
4 6 (1.64%) DTV
5 3 (0.82%) iSeries
5 3 (0.82%) IVR
5 3 (0.82%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.55%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.55%) Video on Demand
6 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.27%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.27%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.27%) Open Source
7 1 (0.27%) Replication
7 1 (0.27%) SCADA
7 1 (0.27%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.27%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 13 (3.56%) Windows
2 10 (2.74%) Linux
2 10 (2.74%) Apple iOS
3 8 (2.19%) Ubuntu
4 7 (1.92%) Android
5 6 (1.64%) CentOS
5 6 (1.64%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.82%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.55%) UNIX
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (33.97%) Test Scripting
2 102 (27.95%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (26.03%) Software Testing
4 70 (19.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 69 (18.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 67 (18.36%) Automation Testing
7 63 (17.26%) Business Analysis
8 46 (12.60%) Test Strategy
9 41 (11.23%) Regression Testing
9 41 (11.23%) Automated Testing
10 35 (9.59%) Scrum
11 32 (8.77%) Test Management
12 31 (8.49%) ITIL
13 28 (7.67%) BDD
14 27 (7.40%) Waterfall
15 25 (6.85%) TDD
16 24 (6.58%) Test Automation
17 22 (6.03%) System Testing
18 21 (5.75%) Project Planning
18 21 (5.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 74 (20.27%) SQL
2 31 (8.49%) Java
3 18 (4.93%) C#
4 6 (1.64%) Python
5 2 (0.55%) VBScript
6 1 (0.27%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.27%) VB
6 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.27%) Perl
6 1 (0.27%) PHP
6 1 (0.27%) Tcl
6 1 (0.27%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 69 (18.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 60 (16.44%) ISTQB
3 23 (6.30%) Degree
4 9 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (1.92%) ISEB Practitioner
5 7 (1.92%) CISSP
6 6 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (1.64%) CBAP
7 3 (0.82%) CISM
8 2 (0.55%) MBCS
8 2 (0.55%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.27%) CCNA
9 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.27%) PMP
9 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (23.29%) QA
2 5 (1.37%) SLA
3 3 (0.82%) HL7
3 3 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.55%) TickIT
4 2 (0.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.27%) UAG
1 1 (0.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 33 (9.04%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.27%) OpenView
Vendors
1 44 (12.05%) Microsoft
2 41 (11.23%) HP
3 10 (2.74%) Oracle
4 5 (1.37%) Splunk
4 5 (1.37%) JD Edwards
5 3 (0.82%) Atlassian
5 3 (0.82%) IBM
6 2 (0.55%) SAP
7 1 (0.27%) VMware
7 1 (0.27%) Cisco
7 1 (0.27%) Nortel
7 1 (0.27%) Avaya
7 1 (0.27%) Nokia
7 1 (0.27%) Sophos
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £39239 - £47088 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 7 days ago
North Yorkshire
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 16 days ago