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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 93 72 96
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +24
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 190 190 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.57% 3.59% 2.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.22% 15.41% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 159 159 143
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
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
1694 1233 1318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.96% 23.31% 22.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1325 986 1054
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -35 133 £34,000 -11.68% 11
North Yorkshire +10 42 £37,000 +5.71% 2
South Yorkshire -39 13 £27,500 -30.37% 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 198 (55.15%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (32.59%) Test Scripting
3 94 (26.18%) Software Testing
4 88 (24.51%) QA
5 84 (23.40%) Selenium
6 81 (22.56%) Finance
7 70 (19.50%) ISTQB
8 66 (18.38%) SQL
9 62 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 62 (17.27%) User Acceptance Testing
9 62 (17.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 60 (16.71%) Analytical Skills
11 56 (15.60%) Automation Testing
11 56 (15.60%) Business Analysis
12 52 (14.48%) Microsoft
13 49 (13.65%) Test Strategy
14 48 (13.37%) Regression Testing
15 47 (13.09%) Test Planning
16 44 (12.26%) HP
17 43 (11.98%) Test Management
18 39 (10.86%) Automated Testing
18 39 (10.86%) QuickTest Pro
19 36 (10.03%) Manual Testing
19 36 (10.03%) HP Quality Center
20 34 (9.47%) XML
21 33 (9.19%) Scrum
22 32 (8.91%) MS Excel
22 32 (8.91%) Waterfall
23 31 (8.64%) Line Management
24 30 (8.36%) Cucumber

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (2.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (1.39%) IIS
3 4 (1.11%) Apache
4 3 (0.84%) Confluence
5 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.28%) WinCC
6 1 (0.28%) Lync
Applications
1 32 (8.91%) MS Excel
2 22 (6.13%) MS Office
3 12 (3.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.84%) JDE OneWorld
2 3 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.84%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.11%) HTTP
2 3 (0.84%) Intranet
2 3 (0.84%) Internet
3 1 (0.28%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.28%) NAS
3 1 (0.28%) Firewall
3 1 (0.28%) MPLS
3 1 (0.28%) SAN
3 1 (0.28%) VPN
3 1 (0.28%) VoIP
3 1 (0.28%) WAN
3 1 (0.28%) FTP
3 1 (0.28%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (8.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.11%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 84 (23.40%) Selenium
2 39 (10.86%) QuickTest Pro
3 30 (8.36%) Cucumber
4 29 (8.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (5.85%) WebDriver
6 18 (5.01%) FitNesse
7 15 (4.18%) SpecFlow
7 15 (4.18%) SoapUI
8 13 (3.62%) Jenkins
8 13 (3.62%) Git (software)
9 11 (3.06%) JUnit
9 11 (3.06%) JIRA
10 10 (2.79%) Capybara
11 9 (2.51%) LoadRunner
11 9 (2.51%) Subversion
12 5 (1.39%) eggPlant
12 5 (1.39%) Eclipse
13 4 (1.11%) JMeter
13 4 (1.11%) TestNG
14 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 81 (22.56%) Finance
2 23 (6.41%) Banking
3 21 (5.85%) Retail
4 10 (2.79%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.51%) Legal
6 5 (1.39%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.39%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.28%) Games
7 1 (0.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 217 (60.45%) Analyst
2 143 (39.83%) Test Analyst
3 68 (18.94%) Business Analyst
4 39 (10.86%) Tester
5 35 (9.75%) Test Manager
6 27 (7.52%) Senior Analyst
7 24 (6.69%) Test Leader
7 24 (6.69%) Senior Test Analyst
8 23 (6.41%) Test Consultant
8 23 (6.41%) Consultant
9 19 (5.29%) Team Leader
10 16 (4.46%) Test Team Leader
11 15 (4.18%) Automation Test Analyst
11 15 (4.18%) Automation Analyst
12 14 (3.90%) Test Engineer
13 13 (3.62%) Lead Test Analyst
14 12 (3.34%) Senior Test Consultant
14 12 (3.34%) Senior Consultant
15 11 (3.06%) Financial Services Business Analyst
15 11 (3.06%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (9.47%) XML
2 30 (8.36%) SOAP
3 22 (6.13%) Web Services
4 20 (5.57%) .NET
5 19 (5.29%) XSD
6 18 (5.01%) WSDL
7 10 (2.79%) ASP.NET
8 5 (1.39%) CSS
9 4 (1.11%) WinForms
9 4 (1.11%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.11%) Middleware
9 4 (1.11%) LAMP
9 4 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.28%) REST
10 1 (0.28%) DOM
10 1 (0.28%) HTML
10 1 (0.28%) Silverlight
10 1 (0.28%) JSON
10 1 (0.28%) JRuby
10 1 (0.28%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 60 (16.71%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (2.23%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (1.39%) Open Source
3 5 (1.39%) NHS
3 5 (1.39%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.11%) DTV
4 4 (1.11%) Replication
5 3 (0.84%) Video on Demand
5 3 (0.84%) IVR
6 2 (0.56%) Firmware
6 2 (0.56%) iSeries
7 1 (0.28%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.28%) User Experience
7 1 (0.28%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.28%) SCADA
7 1 (0.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.34%) Windows
2 11 (3.06%) Linux
3 8 (2.23%) Ubuntu
4 7 (1.95%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.67%) CentOS
6 5 (1.39%) Android
7 4 (1.11%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.84%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.56%) UNIX
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (55.15%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (32.59%) Test Scripting
3 94 (26.18%) Software Testing
4 62 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 62 (17.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 56 (15.60%) Automation Testing
5 56 (15.60%) Business Analysis
6 49 (13.65%) Test Strategy
7 48 (13.37%) Regression Testing
8 47 (13.09%) Test Planning
9 43 (11.98%) Test Management
10 39 (10.86%) Automated Testing
11 36 (10.03%) Manual Testing
12 33 (9.19%) Scrum
13 32 (8.91%) Waterfall
14 31 (8.64%) Line Management
15 30 (8.36%) ITIL
16 25 (6.96%) Functional Testing
17 24 (6.69%) PRINCE2
18 22 (6.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 66 (18.38%) SQL
2 28 (7.80%) Java
3 16 (4.46%) C#
4 5 (1.39%) Python
5 4 (1.11%) T-SQL
6 3 (0.84%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.56%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.28%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.28%) PowerHouse
8 1 (0.28%) PHP
8 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 70 (19.50%) ISTQB
2 62 (17.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 14 (3.90%) Degree
4 10 (2.79%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (2.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 9 (2.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (1.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (1.95%) CISSP
6 7 (1.95%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (0.84%) CISM
8 2 (0.56%) PMP
8 2 (0.56%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.56%) CBAP
9 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.28%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (24.51%) QA
2 5 (1.39%) SLA
3 4 (1.11%) HL7
4 3 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) UAG
1 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.28%) VMware Server
1 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 36 (10.03%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.28%) OpenView
Vendors
1 52 (14.48%) Microsoft
2 44 (12.26%) HP
3 11 (3.06%) Oracle
4 5 (1.39%) Splunk
4 5 (1.39%) JD Edwards
5 3 (0.84%) IBM
5 3 (0.84%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.56%) Cisco
6 2 (0.56%) VMware
7 1 (0.28%) F5
7 1 (0.28%) Sophos
7 1 (0.28%) Avaya
7 1 (0.28%) NetApp
7 1 (0.28%) Nokia
7 1 (0.28%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.28%) EMC
7 1 (0.28%) Nortel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £3500 - £32000 per annum + 10% Pension and Flexible Working Hours.
Posted: 7 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Negotiable upon profile
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago