Period
to 4 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 4 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
4 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 43 - 80
Rank change year-on-year - +80 -8
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 15 0 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.78% - 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.56% - 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
10th Percentile £34,175 " "
25th Percentile £41,938 " £19,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 - £21,500
75th Percentile £49,688 " £23,250
90th Percentile £51,375 " "
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 Staffordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 103 85 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 19.07% 19.68% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 77 68 113
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,025 £22,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.41% +10.00% +14.29%
75th Percentile £48,750 £51,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £53,000 £57,500 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.45%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Staffordshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ISEB in Staffordshire.

Salary trend for ISEB in Staffordshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing ISEB in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 4 August 2021.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Staffordshire

ISEB
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 4 August 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford - 11 - - 1
Leek - 3 £47,500 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £29,000 -
ISEB
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 2021, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 12 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 12 (80.00%) QA
2 12 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 12 (80.00%) SDLC
3 11 (73.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (73.33%) SpecFlow
3 11 (73.33%) Mobile App
3 11 (73.33%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (73.33%) Organisational Skills
3 11 (73.33%) Test Automation
3 11 (73.33%) MSTest
3 11 (73.33%) BDD
3 11 (73.33%) Influencing Skills
3 11 (73.33%) Selenium
3 11 (73.33%) Load Testing
3 11 (73.33%) Marketing
3 11 (73.33%) TDD
3 11 (73.33%) NUnit
3 11 (73.33%) EPoS
3 11 (73.33%) C#
3 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
3 11 (73.33%) Regression Testing
3 11 (73.33%) Management Information System
4 5 (33.33%) SDET
5 4 (26.67%) Social Skills
6 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) GAP Analysis

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) MSTest
1 11 (73.33%) NUnit
1 11 (73.33%) Selenium
1 11 (73.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) TestRail
General
1 11 (73.33%) Influencing Skills
1 11 (73.33%) Marketing
1 11 (73.33%) Organisational Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Social Skills
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Senior Software Test Engineer
1 11 (73.33%) Senior Test Engineer
1 11 (73.33%) Software Test Engineer
1 11 (73.33%) Test Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Development Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Development Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Software Development Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Test Development Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) EPoS
1 11 (73.33%) Management Information System
1 11 (73.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (80.00%) SDLC
1 12 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 11 (73.33%) BDD
2 11 (73.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (73.33%) Load Testing
2 11 (73.33%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (73.33%) Regression Testing
2 11 (73.33%) TDD
2 11 (73.33%) Test Automation
3 5 (33.33%) SDET
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Case Management
5 1 (6.67%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (6.67%) System Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) ISTQB
1 12 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (80.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft