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 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 88 73
Rank change year-on-year +36 -15  
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 135 91 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 5.29% 2.83% 3.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.55% 13.23% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 122 83 108
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -10.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -5.06%  

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 Leeds.

Academic & Professional Certification
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 490 688 800
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 19.20% 21.37% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 408 538 610
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 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 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Leeds region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 200 (79.37%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (61.51%) ISTQB
3 87 (34.52%) SQL
4 79 (31.35%) Finance
5 77 (30.56%) Scrum
6 72 (28.57%) Selenium
7 71 (28.17%) Functional Testing
8 68 (26.98%) Test Automation
9 65 (25.79%) Oracle
10 63 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 61 (24.21%) Test Strategy
12 58 (23.02%) BDD
12 58 (23.02%) QA
12 58 (23.02%) TDD
13 55 (21.83%) Cucumber
14 54 (21.43%) Software Testing
15 52 (20.63%) Retail
16 49 (19.44%) Test Scripting
17 47 (18.65%) Waterfall
18 45 (17.86%) SoapUI
18 45 (17.86%) E-Commerce
19 44 (17.46%) Web Testing
20 42 (16.67%) SOAP
20 42 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
21 40 (15.87%) Java
22 37 (14.68%) UML
22 37 (14.68%) BPMN
22 37 (14.68%) Non-Functional Testing
22 37 (14.68%) Mentoring
22 37 (14.68%) Automation 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 1 (0.40%) Apache
1 1 (0.40%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 28 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
1 28 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.98%) DNS
2 4 (1.59%) LDAP
2 4 (1.59%) SSL
3 3 (1.19%) HTTP
4 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.40%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.40%) LAN
4 1 (0.40%) MPLS
4 1 (0.40%) NAS
4 1 (0.40%) SAN
4 1 (0.40%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.40%) VPN
4 1 (0.40%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (11.90%) Relational Database
2 7 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.38%) RDBMS
4 5 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (1.98%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.59%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.40%) MySQL
6 1 (0.40%) QlikView
6 1 (0.40%) Riak
Development Applications
1 72 (28.57%) Selenium
2 55 (21.83%) Cucumber
3 45 (17.86%) SoapUI
4 19 (7.54%) JMeter
5 16 (6.35%) LoadRunner
6 12 (4.76%) Git (software)
6 12 (4.76%) Visual Studio
7 11 (4.37%) JIRA
7 11 (4.37%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (2.78%) Gatling
8 7 (2.78%) Jenkins
8 7 (2.78%) SpecFlow
9 6 (2.38%) MSTest
9 6 (2.38%) Ranorex
9 6 (2.38%) Zephyr
10 5 (1.98%) FitNesse
10 5 (1.98%) Maven
10 5 (1.98%) tSQLt
11 3 (1.19%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
General
1 79 (31.35%) Finance
2 52 (20.63%) Retail
3 20 (7.94%) Legal
4 19 (7.54%) Banking
5 4 (1.59%) Games
6 1 (0.40%) Advertising
6 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 121 (48.02%) Analyst
2 67 (26.59%) Test Engineer
3 65 (25.79%) Test Analyst
4 52 (20.63%) Business Analyst
5 41 (16.27%) Senior Test Engineer
6 34 (13.49%) Financial Analyst
7 28 (11.11%) Finance Business Analyst
8 26 (10.32%) Test Automation Engineer
8 26 (10.32%) Tester
9 21 (8.33%) Business Finance Analyst
10 19 (7.54%) Web Engineer
11 17 (6.75%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
11 17 (6.75%) Senior Web Engineer
12 16 (6.35%) Test Manager
13 14 (5.56%) Lead Test Analyst
13 14 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
14 13 (5.16%) Automation Test Analyst
15 11 (4.37%) Senior Test Analyst
15 11 (4.37%) Web Analyst
15 11 (4.37%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (16.67%) SOAP
2 26 (10.32%) XML
3 24 (9.52%) .NET
4 23 (9.13%) Web Services
5 13 (5.16%) REST
6 9 (3.57%) HTML
7 6 (2.38%) JSON
7 6 (2.38%) WSDL
7 6 (2.38%) XSD
8 5 (1.98%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.40%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.40%) OAuth
9 1 (0.40%) OpenID
9 1 (0.40%) Swagger
9 1 (0.40%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (1.98%) Data Centre
2 5 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (1.59%) NHS
4 3 (1.19%) Driving Licence
4 3 (1.19%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.40%) e-Health
6 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.59%) Unix
2 2 (0.79%) Linux
2 2 (0.79%) Windows
2 2 (0.79%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (79.37%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (30.56%) Scrum
3 71 (28.17%) Functional Testing
4 68 (26.98%) Test Automation
5 61 (24.21%) Test Strategy
6 58 (23.02%) BDD
6 58 (23.02%) TDD
7 54 (21.43%) Software Testing
8 49 (19.44%) Test Scripting
9 47 (18.65%) Waterfall
10 45 (17.86%) E-Commerce
11 44 (17.46%) Web Testing
12 42 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 37 (14.68%) Automation Testing
13 37 (14.68%) BPMN
13 37 (14.68%) Mentoring
13 37 (14.68%) Non-Functional Testing
13 37 (14.68%) UML
14 34 (13.49%) Test Management
15 33 (13.10%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (34.52%) SQL
2 40 (15.87%) Java
3 19 (7.54%) C#
4 14 (5.56%) Python
5 5 (1.98%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.98%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.19%) C
Qualifications
1 155 (61.51%) ISTQB
2 63 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 13 (5.16%) Degree
4 5 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.79%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.40%) CBAP
7 1 (0.40%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (23.02%) QA
2 6 (2.38%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.19%) HL7
3 3 (1.19%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.79%) GDPR
5 1 (0.40%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (1.98%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.98%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (1.98%) VMware ESX
1 5 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.59%) Puppet
2 3 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 65 (25.79%) Oracle
2 19 (7.54%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.37%) HP
4 8 (3.17%) Telerik
5 5 (1.98%) Cisco
5 5 (1.98%) F5
5 5 (1.98%) Infoblox
5 5 (1.98%) VMware
6 4 (1.59%) Brocade
7 2 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.40%) Apiary
8 1 (0.40%) EMC
8 1 (0.40%) IBM
8 1 (0.40%) NetApp
8 1 (0.40%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.40%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum to £48K + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The MRJ Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago