The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Altrincham with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Manchester / Altrincham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 16 22
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6  
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Altrincham 3.66% 8.00% 3.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.86% 27.27% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 2
Median salary £42,500 £34,750 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.30% +28.70%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  

ISEB is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Altrincham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Altrincham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7 22 10
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Altrincham 8.54% 29.33% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 10
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.76% +18.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Altrincham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Altrincham citing ISEB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Altrincham

ISEB
Salary Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB in Altrincham.

Salary trend for ISEB in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Altrincham region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
2 6 (85.71%) Cucumber
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) Selenium
4 4 (57.14%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) Sun Certification
4 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
5 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
5 3 (42.86%) QA
5 3 (42.86%) Gherkin
5 3 (42.86%) .NET
5 3 (42.86%) C#
5 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
6 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
6 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 2 (28.57%) Refactoring
6 2 (28.57%) OO
6 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
6 2 (28.57%) BDD
6 2 (28.57%) Exploratory Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
7 1 (14.29%) System Testing
7 1 (14.29%) SQL
7 1 (14.29%) ITIL

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Cucumber
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
3 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Automation Test Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) QA Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) QA Automation Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Software Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) Gherkin
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
4 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
5 2 (28.57%) BDD
5 2 (28.57%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) Refactoring
5 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 1 (14.29%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
2 4 (57.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA