Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 133 62
Rank change year-on-year -12 -71 +28
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 52 90 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.33% 1.81% 4.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.25% 9.04% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 44 78 213
Leeds median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +11.84% +8.57%
10th Percentile £30,225 £27,125 £26,600
90th Percentile £54,250 £55,000 £50,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -15.66% +10.67% -

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 Leeds with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leeds
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 630 996 1,284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 16.11% 19.98% 23.72%
Number of salaries quoted 490 783 1,118
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,100 £25,925
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Leeds

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 34 (65.38%) Software Testing
1 34 (65.38%) ISTQB
2 22 (42.31%) SQL
3 21 (40.38%) Test Automation
4 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (36.54%) QA
4 19 (36.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
5 15 (28.85%) .NET
6 13 (25.00%) Web Services
6 13 (25.00%) XML
6 13 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 11 (21.15%) Retail
7 11 (21.15%) Finance
8 10 (19.23%) FTP
9 9 (17.31%) C#
9 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (17.31%) Selenium
10 8 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (15.38%) BDD
10 8 (15.38%) Jenkins
10 8 (15.38%) HP
11 7 (13.46%) Google
11 7 (13.46%) SDLC
11 7 (13.46%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (13.46%) Test Scripting
12 6 (11.54%) Manual Testing
12 6 (11.54%) .NET Framework
12 6 (11.54%) Degree
12 6 (11.54%) GDPR

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 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) FTP
2 3 (5.77%) HTTP
3 1 (1.92%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Selenium
2 8 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.77%) FitNesse
4 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.77%) SpecFlow
4 3 (5.77%) tSQLt
5 2 (3.85%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.92%) JIRA
6 1 (1.92%) JMeter
6 1 (1.92%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
1 11 (21.15%) Retail
2 3 (5.77%) Legal
3 1 (1.92%) Automotive
3 1 (1.92%) Back Office
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Business Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Tester
3 8 (15.38%) Automation Tester
3 8 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Test Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Test Manager
5 3 (5.77%) IT Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Junior
5 3 (5.77%) Junior Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Junior Test Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Principal Test Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Business Test Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) IT Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) QA Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Test Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.85%) .NET
2 13 (25.00%) Web Services
2 13 (25.00%) XML
3 6 (11.54%) .NET Framework
4 4 (7.69%) SOAP
5 3 (5.77%) WSDL
5 3 (5.77%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.54%) User Experience
3 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.85%) NHS
4 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.92%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Android
1 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.92%) Linux
1 1 (1.92%) Unix
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (65.38%) Software Testing
2 21 (40.38%) Test Automation
3 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 8 (15.38%) BDD
6 7 (13.46%) SDLC
6 7 (13.46%) Test Scripting
6 7 (13.46%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (11.54%) Manual Testing
7 6 (11.54%) Scenario Testing
8 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce
8 5 (9.62%) Test Strategy
8 5 (9.62%) User Stories
9 3 (5.77%) Acceptance Criteria
9 3 (5.77%) ATDD
9 3 (5.77%) Line Management
9 3 (5.77%) Performance Management
9 3 (5.77%) Performance Testing
9 3 (5.77%) Scrum
9 3 (5.77%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (42.31%) SQL
2 9 (17.31%) C#
3 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 34 (65.38%) ISTQB
2 19 (36.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (11.54%) Degree
4 3 (5.77%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (36.54%) QA
2 6 (11.54%) GDPR
3 1 (1.92%) PMO
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.38%) HP
3 7 (13.46%) Google
4 2 (3.85%) Twitter
5 1 (1.92%) Dynatrace
5 1 (1.92%) IBM
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle