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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 66 98 117
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +19
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 265 208 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.56% 2.85% 2.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.76% 12.50% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 225 180 113
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +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
1682 1664 1282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.60% 22.78% 22.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1363 1360 972
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,255 £23,250
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 27 March 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 March 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 +17 163 £35,000 - 21
North Yorkshire +38 44 £31,500 -10.00% 3
South Yorkshire +6 44 £33,500 -4.28% 1
East Yorkshire +4 11 £32,000 +33.33%
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 251 (50.71%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (31.31%) ISTQB
3 148 (29.90%) Software Testing
4 145 (29.29%) SQL
5 144 (29.09%) Test Scripting
6 117 (23.64%) Finance
7 104 (21.01%) QA
8 88 (17.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 81 (16.36%) Manual Testing
10 80 (16.16%) Integration Testing
10 80 (16.16%) Automated Testing
11 78 (15.76%) Regression Testing
12 75 (15.15%) Selenium
13 73 (14.75%) Business Analysis
14 72 (14.55%) Test Automation
15 70 (14.14%) Functional Testing
16 64 (12.93%) User Acceptance Testing
17 63 (12.73%) Microsoft
18 61 (12.32%) .NET
18 61 (12.32%) Test Management
18 61 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
18 61 (12.32%) Test Strategy
19 59 (11.92%) Test Planning
20 54 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
20 54 (10.91%) Java
21 48 (9.70%) UNIX
22 47 (9.49%) Degree
23 43 (8.69%) HP
24 40 (8.08%) Compatibility Testing
25 39 (7.88%) ITIL

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (1.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.61%) IIS
3 2 (0.40%) Apache
3 2 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.20%) Confluence
4 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (6.46%) MS Visio
2 31 (6.26%) MS Excel
3 21 (4.24%) MS Office
4 8 (1.62%) MS Project
5 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.20%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.81%) WAN
1 4 (0.81%) MPLS
1 4 (0.81%) DNS
1 4 (0.81%) Intranet
1 4 (0.81%) IP Telephony
1 4 (0.81%) Unified Communications
2 3 (0.61%) NAS
2 3 (0.61%) VPN
3 2 (0.40%) VoIP
3 2 (0.40%) Internet
4 1 (0.20%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.20%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.20%) FTP
4 1 (0.20%) OSPF
4 1 (0.20%) BGP
4 1 (0.20%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.20%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (7.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (0.61%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.61%) Riak
5 3 (0.61%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.61%) MySQL
6 2 (0.40%) DTS
7 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.20%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 75 (15.15%) Selenium
2 38 (7.68%) QuickTest Pro
3 30 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (5.45%) JIRA
4 27 (5.45%) WebDriver
5 13 (2.63%) Visual Studio
6 11 (2.22%) Cucumber
7 9 (1.82%) SoapUI
7 9 (1.82%) Selenium IDE
8 8 (1.62%) LoadRunner
8 8 (1.62%) Firebug
9 6 (1.21%) FitNesse
9 6 (1.21%) JUnit
10 5 (1.01%) Bugzilla
11 3 (0.61%) JMeter
11 3 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.61%) Toad
11 3 (0.61%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.40%) eggPlant
12 2 (0.40%) MSTest
General
1 117 (23.64%) Finance
2 26 (5.25%) Retail
3 14 (2.83%) Banking
4 11 (2.22%) Legal
5 4 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.61%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.40%) Marketing
8 1 (0.20%) Local Government
8 1 (0.20%) Games
8 1 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 293 (59.19%) Analyst
2 206 (41.62%) Test Analyst
3 93 (18.79%) Tester
4 82 (16.57%) Business Analyst
5 44 (8.89%) Software Tester
6 31 (6.26%) Test Leader
7 28 (5.66%) Test Team Leader
7 28 (5.66%) Team Leader
8 25 (5.05%) Test Engineer
9 24 (4.85%) Test Manager
10 18 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
11 17 (3.43%) Junior
12 16 (3.23%) Senior Test Analyst
12 16 (3.23%) Software Test Analyst
12 16 (3.23%) Functional Tester
13 14 (2.83%) Functional Test Analyst
13 14 (2.83%) Junior Analyst
13 14 (2.83%) Junior Test Analyst
13 14 (2.83%) Functional Analyst
13 14 (2.83%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (12.32%) .NET
2 33 (6.67%) XML
3 25 (5.05%) Web Services
4 21 (4.24%) SOAP
5 20 (4.04%) .NET Framework
6 17 (3.43%) HTML
7 16 (3.23%) CSS
8 15 (3.03%) XSD
8 15 (3.03%) WSDL
9 8 (1.62%) DOM
9 8 (1.62%) ASP.NET
9 8 (1.62%) Gherkin
10 5 (1.01%) Middleware
11 4 (0.81%) Apache Flex
12 2 (0.40%) LINQ
12 2 (0.40%) jQuery
12 2 (0.40%) Ajax
12 2 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (0.40%) REST
13 1 (0.20%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 61 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.25%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.83%) Client/Server
3 14 (2.83%) User Experience
4 8 (1.62%) iPhone
4 8 (1.62%) Open Source
5 6 (1.21%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.21%) Mobile App
6 4 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (0.81%) W3C
6 4 (0.81%) GIS
7 3 (0.61%) PMI
7 3 (0.61%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.61%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.40%) EMV
8 2 (0.40%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.40%) Replication
9 1 (0.20%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 48 (9.70%) UNIX
2 28 (5.66%) Windows
3 11 (2.22%) Android
4 7 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (1.41%) Linux
5 3 (0.61%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (50.71%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (29.90%) Software Testing
3 144 (29.09%) Test Scripting
4 81 (16.36%) Manual Testing
5 80 (16.16%) Integration Testing
5 80 (16.16%) Automated Testing
6 78 (15.76%) Regression Testing
7 73 (14.75%) Business Analysis
8 72 (14.55%) Test Automation
9 70 (14.14%) Functional Testing
10 64 (12.93%) User Acceptance Testing
11 61 (12.32%) Test Management
11 61 (12.32%) Test Strategy
12 59 (11.92%) Test Planning
13 54 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
14 40 (8.08%) Compatibility Testing
15 39 (7.88%) ITIL
16 37 (7.47%) System Testing
17 36 (7.27%) Scrum
18 35 (7.07%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 145 (29.29%) SQL
2 54 (10.91%) Java
3 38 (7.68%) C#
4 20 (4.04%) JavaScript
5 7 (1.41%) T-SQL
6 3 (0.61%) VBScript
6 3 (0.61%) VB
6 3 (0.61%) C
7 1 (0.20%) C++
7 1 (0.20%) Python
7 1 (0.20%) XQuery
7 1 (0.20%) Ruby
7 1 (0.20%) XPath
Qualifications
1 155 (31.31%) ISTQB
2 88 (17.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 47 (9.49%) Degree
4 19 (3.84%) CBAP
5 15 (3.03%) ISEB Practitioner
6 9 (1.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (1.01%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.40%) CISSP
9 2 (0.40%) PMP
9 2 (0.40%) CISM
9 2 (0.40%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.20%) APMP
10 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (21.01%) QA
2 10 (2.02%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.81%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.61%) VMware ESX
3 3 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 33 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.20%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.20%) Cacti
Vendors
1 63 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 43 (8.69%) HP
3 23 (4.65%) Oracle
4 16 (3.23%) IBM
5 12 (2.42%) VMware
6 10 (2.02%) SAP
7 7 (1.41%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.01%) Citrix
9 4 (0.81%) Cisco
9 4 (0.81%) F5
10 3 (0.61%) Infoblox
10 3 (0.61%) Telerik
10 3 (0.61%) NetApp
10 3 (0.61%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.61%) EMC
11 1 (0.20%) Avaya
11 1 (0.20%) CA
11 1 (0.20%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.20%) Riverbed
West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £37,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Bonus, 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £38k - £42k + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Employee Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago