Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 112 76
Rank change year-on-year -25 -36 +17
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 18 24 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.67% 1.03% 2.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.52% 4.33% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 73
Edinburgh median annual salary £85,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +126.67% -6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £48,750 £67,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +42.86% -6.67% -

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 714 554 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 26.43% 23.76% 28.92%
Number of salaries quoted 445 341 596
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £64,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing ISEB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Edinburgh

ISEB
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for ISEB in Edinburgh

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 8 (44.44%) Finance
1 8 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 7 (38.89%) Online Banking
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
2 7 (38.89%) TOGAF
2 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
2 7 (38.89%) Mobile Banking
2 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 7 (38.89%) Web Services
2 7 (38.89%) UML
2 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce
2 7 (38.89%) SOA
2 7 (38.89%) Internet
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) QA
4 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Test Planning
5 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) Degree
5 3 (16.67%) Test Management
5 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 3 (16.67%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Python
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (11.11%) Linux
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.56%) TestComplete
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
2 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Architect
1 7 (38.89%) Digital Architect
1 7 (38.89%) Lead Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Test Leader
3 2 (11.11%) QA Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Software QA Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Product Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Product Test Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (5.56%) QA Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Software Release Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Mobile Banking
1 7 (38.89%) Online Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce
1 7 (38.89%) SOA
1 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
1 7 (38.89%) TOGAF
1 7 (38.89%) UML
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Test Planning
4 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) Test Management
4 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Python
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle