The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 46 56
Rank change year-on-year -7 +10  
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 3 18 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 0.79% 3.35% 3.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.65% 13.43% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 22
Median salary £26,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.50% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 113 134 162
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 29.58% 24.91% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 94 113 149
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton 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 Northampton

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Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for ISEB in Northampton

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Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Northampton over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Northampton

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Northampton region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Web Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) IntelliJ
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Testing
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) IntelliJ
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Software Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Software Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Testing
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Web Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA