Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 106 72
Rank change year-on-year -37 -34 +19
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 57 128 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.36% 2.59% 3.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.73% 12.75% 16.68%
Number of salaries quoted 51 117 191
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £22,000 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £50,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -6.25%

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 653 1,004 1,271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 15.59% 20.30% 23.03%
Number of salaries quoted 523 778 1,069
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 30 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (50.88%) ISTQB
3 27 (47.37%) Software Testing
4 20 (35.09%) Business Analysis
5 19 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 15 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (22.81%) BDD
7 13 (22.81%) Finance
8 12 (21.05%) E-Commerce
8 12 (21.05%) SDLC
9 11 (19.30%) User Stories
9 11 (19.30%) SQL
10 10 (17.54%) Scrum
10 10 (17.54%) User Experience
10 10 (17.54%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (15.79%) Google
11 9 (15.79%) CBAP
11 9 (15.79%) TDD
11 9 (15.79%) Acceptance Criteria
12 8 (14.04%) Scenario Testing
12 8 (14.04%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (14.04%) QA
13 7 (12.28%) Degree
13 7 (12.28%) HP Quality Center
13 7 (12.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (12.28%) Capita
13 7 (12.28%) C#
13 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Excel
13 7 (12.28%) HP
14 6 (10.53%) Project Management

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 (1.75%) Confluence
1 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) HTTP
2 1 (1.75%) FTP
2 1 (1.75%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.75%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.26%) FitNesse
2 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.26%) SpecFlow
2 3 (5.26%) tSQLt
3 2 (3.51%) JIRA
4 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.75%) JMeter
4 1 (1.75%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (1.75%) Selenium
4 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Automotive
4 1 (1.75%) Back Office
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (52.63%) Analyst
2 20 (35.09%) Business Analyst
3 8 (14.04%) Test Analyst
3 8 (14.04%) Test Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Architect
4 6 (10.53%) Test Architect
4 6 (10.53%) Test Automation Architect
5 5 (8.77%) Software Test Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Tester
6 3 (5.26%) Junior
6 3 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Junior Test Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Principal Test Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Web Tester
7 2 (3.51%) Business IT Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) IT Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) SDLC Business Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Test Leader
7 2 (3.51%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) .NET
1 6 (10.53%) .NET Framework
2 4 (7.02%) SOAP
2 4 (7.02%) Web Services
2 4 (7.02%) XML
3 3 (5.26%) WSDL
3 3 (5.26%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (17.54%) User Experience
3 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.51%) NHS
4 1 (1.75%) Fintech
4 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.75%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Linux
1 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (47.37%) Software Testing
3 20 (35.09%) Business Analysis
4 19 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 13 (22.81%) BDD
6 12 (21.05%) E-Commerce
6 12 (21.05%) SDLC
7 11 (19.30%) User Stories
8 10 (17.54%) Scrum
8 10 (17.54%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (15.79%) Acceptance Criteria
9 9 (15.79%) TDD
10 8 (14.04%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (14.04%) Scenario Testing
11 6 (10.53%) Coaching
11 6 (10.53%) Critical Thinking
11 6 (10.53%) Manual Testing
11 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
11 6 (10.53%) Project Management
11 6 (10.53%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.30%) SQL
2 7 (12.28%) C#
3 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (50.88%) ISTQB
2 9 (15.79%) CBAP
3 7 (12.28%) Degree
3 7 (12.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.75%) IIBA
4 1 (1.75%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) QA
2 6 (10.53%) GDPR
3 2 (3.51%) PMO
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Google
2 7 (12.28%) Capita
2 7 (12.28%) HP
3 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.51%) Twitter
5 1 (1.75%) Dynatrace
5 1 (1.75%) IBM
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle