Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 79 94
Rank change year-on-year +12 +15 +2
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 202 197 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.99% 3.30% 3.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.18% 15.05% 13.37%
Number of salaries quoted 186 188 206
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £29,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +14.29%

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 1001 1309 1630
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 19.78% 21.96% 22.82%
Number of salaries quoted 779 1085 1273
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +10.39%
10th Percentile £25,450 £24,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 156 (77.23%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (58.91%) ISTQB
3 116 (57.43%) Test Automation
4 66 (32.67%) SQL
5 64 (31.68%) Finance
6 60 (29.70%) Scrum
7 53 (26.24%) QA
7 53 (26.24%) Test Scripting
8 52 (25.74%) Selenium
9 49 (24.26%) BDD
10 47 (23.27%) TDD
11 46 (22.77%) Functional Testing
12 45 (22.28%) Oracle
13 44 (21.78%) Software Testing
14 43 (21.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 40 (19.80%) SOAP
16 36 (17.82%) Test Strategy
17 35 (17.33%) SoapUI
17 35 (17.33%) Cucumber
18 32 (15.84%) Retail
19 30 (14.85%) Stakeholder Management
19 30 (14.85%) Web Services
19 30 (14.85%) Java
20 28 (13.86%) XML
20 28 (13.86%) E-Commerce
20 28 (13.86%) Waterfall
21 25 (12.38%) C#
22 23 (11.39%) Web Testing
22 23 (11.39%) Test Management
23 21 (10.40%) Git (software)

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 3 (1.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (8.42%) Oracle EBS
1 17 (8.42%) Oracle Payables
1 17 (8.42%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.46%) SaaS
2 3 (1.49%) Office 365
3 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.99%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.95%) DNS
2 7 (3.47%) LDAP
2 7 (3.47%) SSL
3 5 (2.48%) HTTP
4 3 (1.49%) IP Telephony
4 3 (1.49%) MPLS
4 3 (1.49%) NAS
4 3 (1.49%) SAN
4 3 (1.49%) Unified Communications
4 3 (1.49%) VPN
4 3 (1.49%) WAN
5 1 (0.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.91%) Relational Database
2 10 (4.95%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (4.95%) NoSQL
2 10 (4.95%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.47%) MongoDB
3 7 (3.47%) RDBMS
3 7 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.98%) MySQL
5 3 (1.49%) Riak
6 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 52 (25.74%) Selenium
2 35 (17.33%) Cucumber
2 35 (17.33%) SoapUI
3 21 (10.40%) Git (software)
4 17 (8.42%) JMeter
5 16 (7.92%) JIRA
5 16 (7.92%) LoadRunner
6 13 (6.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (5.94%) Jenkins
8 9 (4.46%) Gatling
8 9 (4.46%) Maven
9 8 (3.96%) FitNesse
9 8 (3.96%) SpecFlow
10 7 (3.47%) tSQLt
11 6 (2.97%) Zephyr
12 5 (2.48%) MSTest
12 5 (2.48%) Ranorex
12 5 (2.48%) Visual Studio
13 4 (1.98%) HP UFT
14 3 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 64 (31.68%) Finance
2 32 (15.84%) Retail
3 9 (4.46%) Banking
4 7 (3.47%) Games
4 7 (3.47%) Legal
5 1 (0.50%) Private Banking
5 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 112 (55.45%) Analyst
2 68 (33.66%) Test Analyst
3 52 (25.74%) Test Engineer
4 39 (19.31%) Business Analyst
5 23 (11.39%) Financial Analyst
6 21 (10.40%) Senior Test Engineer
7 17 (8.42%) Finance Business Analyst
8 16 (7.92%) Tester
9 15 (7.43%) Automation Test Analyst
9 15 (7.43%) Test Automation Engineer
10 14 (6.93%) Architect
11 13 (6.44%) Business Finance Analyst
11 13 (6.44%) Senior Analyst
12 11 (5.45%) Functional Test Engineer
13 10 (4.95%) Infrastructure Architect
13 10 (4.95%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
13 10 (4.95%) Senior Web Engineer
13 10 (4.95%) Web Engineer
14 9 (4.46%) QA Analyst
15 8 (3.96%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (19.80%) SOAP
2 30 (14.85%) Web Services
3 28 (13.86%) XML
4 18 (8.91%) REST
5 17 (8.42%) .NET
6 8 (3.96%) WSDL
6 8 (3.96%) XSD
7 5 (2.48%) .NET Framework
7 5 (2.48%) JSON
8 2 (0.99%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.99%) HTML
9 1 (0.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.48%) Data Centre
2 5 (2.48%) NHS
3 3 (1.49%) Driving Licence
3 3 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (0.99%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.50%) Fintech
5 1 (0.50%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.98%) Unix
1 4 (1.98%) Windows
2 3 (1.49%) Linux
2 3 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (1.49%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.50%) Android
3 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (77.23%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (57.43%) Test Automation
3 60 (29.70%) Scrum
4 53 (26.24%) Test Scripting
5 49 (24.26%) BDD
6 47 (23.27%) TDD
7 46 (22.77%) Functional Testing
8 44 (21.78%) Software Testing
9 36 (17.82%) Test Strategy
10 30 (14.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 28 (13.86%) E-Commerce
11 28 (13.86%) Waterfall
12 23 (11.39%) Test Management
12 23 (11.39%) Web Testing
13 21 (10.40%) ITIL
13 21 (10.40%) UML
14 20 (9.90%) BPMN
14 20 (9.90%) Business Analysis
14 20 (9.90%) Mentoring
15 19 (9.41%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (32.67%) SQL
2 30 (14.85%) Java
3 25 (12.38%) C#
4 8 (3.96%) Python
5 7 (3.47%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.98%) C
6 4 (1.98%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 119 (58.91%) ISTQB
2 43 (21.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 13 (6.44%) Degree
4 10 (4.95%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.99%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.99%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.99%) PMP
7 1 (0.50%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.50%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (26.24%) QA
2 9 (4.46%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.48%) HL7
3 5 (2.48%) ISO 9000
4 4 (1.98%) PMO
5 2 (0.99%) GDPR
6 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (4.95%) Active Directory
1 10 (4.95%) Oracle RAC
1 10 (4.95%) VMware ESXi
1 10 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.47%) Puppet
2 6 (2.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (22.28%) Oracle
2 16 (7.92%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.94%) HP
4 10 (4.95%) Cisco
4 10 (4.95%) F5
4 10 (4.95%) Infoblox
4 10 (4.95%) VMware
5 7 (3.47%) Brocade
6 6 (2.97%) Telerik
7 3 (1.49%) EMC
7 3 (1.49%) IBM
7 3 (1.49%) NetApp
7 3 (1.49%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.50%) Tableau
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