Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 69 83
Rank change year-on-year -68 +14 +5
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 76 213 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.58% 4.16% 3.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.38% 20.94% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 68 197 196
Leeds median annual salary £40,750 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.12% +21.43% -4.11%
10th Percentile £26,000 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £51,875
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -12.50%

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 Leeds with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leeds
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 732 1,017 1,360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 15.21% 19.86% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 591 804 1,115
Leeds median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,075 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £63,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Leeds

ISEB
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for ISEB in Leeds

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Leeds over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 48 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (48.68%) Software Testing
3 36 (47.37%) Test Automation
4 34 (44.74%) ISTQB
5 28 (36.84%) BDD
6 19 (25.00%) TDD
7 18 (23.68%) E-Commerce
7 18 (23.68%) Business Analysis
8 16 (21.05%) Finance
9 15 (19.74%) SQL
9 15 (19.74%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (18.42%) Test Strategy
10 14 (18.42%) Degree
10 14 (18.42%) Software Engineering
11 13 (17.11%) QA
11 13 (17.11%) User Stories
12 12 (15.79%) Waterfall
12 12 (15.79%) Scenario Testing
12 12 (15.79%) Selenium
12 12 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (15.79%) Git (software)
12 12 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (15.79%) WebDriver
12 12 (15.79%) C#
13 11 (14.47%) Google
13 11 (14.47%) User Experience
14 10 (13.16%) SDLC
14 10 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
14 10 (13.16%) Scrum
15 9 (11.84%) Performance Testing

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.26%) Confluence
2 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) BlazeMeter
1 2 (2.63%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) FTP
1 1 (1.32%) HTTP
1 1 (1.32%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
1 7 (9.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.32%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Git (software)
1 12 (15.79%) Selenium
1 12 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (15.79%) WebDriver
2 9 (11.84%) SpecFlow
3 8 (10.53%) JIRA
4 7 (9.21%) FitNesse
4 7 (9.21%) tSQLt
5 5 (6.58%) Subversion
6 4 (5.26%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.95%) Bugzilla
8 2 (2.63%) Appium
8 2 (2.63%) NUnit
8 2 (2.63%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.63%) Zephyr
9 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.32%) JMeter
9 1 (1.32%) Rational Performance Tester
9 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (1.32%) Advertising
3 1 (1.32%) Automotive
3 1 (1.32%) Banking
3 1 (1.32%) Law
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (52.63%) Analyst
2 19 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 19 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 17 (22.37%) Test Engineer
4 10 (13.16%) Principal Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Automation Test Analyst
5 8 (10.53%) Principal Test Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Tester
6 6 (7.89%) Architect
6 6 (7.89%) Test Architect
6 6 (7.89%) Test Automation Architect
7 4 (5.26%) QA Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Junior
8 3 (3.95%) Junior Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Junior Test Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) QA Tester
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Test Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.53%) SOAP
1 8 (10.53%) Web Services
1 8 (10.53%) XML
2 7 (9.21%) WSDL
2 7 (9.21%) XSD
3 5 (6.58%) .NET
4 4 (5.26%) Gherkin
5 3 (3.95%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.47%) User Experience
3 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.63%) NHS
4 1 (1.32%) Fintech
4 1 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.32%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.32%) Linux
1 1 (1.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (48.68%) Software Testing
3 36 (47.37%) Test Automation
4 28 (36.84%) BDD
5 19 (25.00%) TDD
6 18 (23.68%) Business Analysis
6 18 (23.68%) E-Commerce
7 14 (18.42%) Software Engineering
7 14 (18.42%) Test Strategy
8 13 (17.11%) User Stories
9 12 (15.79%) Scenario Testing
9 12 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (15.79%) Waterfall
10 10 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (13.16%) Scrum
10 10 (13.16%) SDLC
11 9 (11.84%) Acceptance Criteria
11 9 (11.84%) Exploratory Testing
11 9 (11.84%) Performance Testing
12 8 (10.53%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.74%) SQL
2 12 (15.79%) C#
3 7 (9.21%) T-SQL
4 6 (7.89%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 34 (44.74%) ISTQB
2 14 (18.42%) Degree
3 8 (10.53%) CBAP
4 7 (9.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.63%) IIBA
6 1 (1.32%) CISA
6 1 (1.32%) CISM
6 1 (1.32%) CISSP
6 1 (1.32%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.11%) QA
2 6 (7.89%) GDPR
3 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.63%) PMO
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.63%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) Google
2 6 (7.89%) Capita
2 6 (7.89%) HP
3 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.26%) Twitter
5 3 (3.95%) Perforce
6 1 (1.32%) Dynatrace
6 1 (1.32%) IBM
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle