Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 70 81
Rank change year-on-year -81 +11 +37
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 106 291 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.56% 3.79% 3.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.84% 16.97% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 91 265 291
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,350 £30,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% - +7.14%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1352 1715 2215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 19.92% 22.33% 23.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1096 1464 1707
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,250 £25,250 £24,611
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing ISEB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for ISEB in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ISEB in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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
Leeds -72 84 £42,500 +11.84% 4
Wakefield +6 9 £45,000 +10.43% 1
Bradford -8 5 £36,000 -4.00%
Ilkley - 4 £32,500 -
Halifax +19 1 - -
Bingley -8 1 £30,000 -36.84%
ISEB
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 63 (59.43%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (56.60%) Test Automation
3 58 (54.72%) ISTQB
4 37 (34.91%) Finance
5 27 (25.47%) Software Testing
6 26 (24.53%) Exploratory Testing
7 25 (23.58%) BDD
8 24 (22.64%) C#
9 23 (21.70%) TDD
10 21 (19.81%) Performance Testing
11 19 (17.92%) Test Scripting
11 19 (17.92%) SQL
11 19 (17.92%) XML
12 17 (16.04%) Selenium
13 16 (15.09%) Business Analysis
13 16 (15.09%) Functional Testing
13 16 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (14.15%) SOAP
15 14 (13.21%) Web Services
15 14 (13.21%) Black-Box Testing
15 14 (13.21%) QA
15 14 (13.21%) Git (software)
16 11 (10.38%) Web Testing
16 11 (10.38%) User Stories
16 11 (10.38%) Waterfall
16 11 (10.38%) .NET
17 10 (9.43%) Project Management
17 10 (9.43%) System Integration Testing
17 10 (9.43%) Integration Testing
17 10 (9.43%) Degree

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 4 (3.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.77%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.72%) SaaS
2 3 (2.83%) Office 365
3 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) DNS
1 2 (1.89%) HTTP
1 2 (1.89%) SMS
2 1 (0.94%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.94%) LDAP
2 1 (0.94%) MPLS
2 1 (0.94%) NAS
2 1 (0.94%) SAN
2 1 (0.94%) SSL
2 1 (0.94%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.94%) VPN
2 1 (0.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (1.89%) MySQL
3 2 (1.89%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.94%) Riak
Development Applications
1 17 (16.04%) Selenium
2 14 (13.21%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.49%) JMeter
4 8 (7.55%) Cucumber
4 8 (7.55%) FitNesse
4 8 (7.55%) JIRA
4 8 (7.55%) SpecFlow
4 8 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (6.60%) Jenkins
5 7 (6.60%) LoadRunner
5 7 (6.60%) tSQLt
6 5 (4.72%) Maven
7 4 (3.77%) SoapUI
8 3 (2.83%) HP UFT
9 2 (1.89%) Gatling
10 1 (0.94%) Protractor
10 1 (0.94%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (34.91%) Finance
2 9 (8.49%) Retail
3 7 (6.60%) Banking
4 2 (1.89%) Games
5 1 (0.94%) Marketing
5 1 (0.94%) Private Banking
5 1 (0.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (60.38%) Analyst
2 40 (37.74%) Test Analyst
3 30 (28.30%) Test Engineer
4 24 (22.64%) Business Analyst
5 18 (16.98%) Senior Analyst
6 15 (14.15%) Tester
7 14 (13.21%) Senior Business Analyst
8 10 (9.43%) Functional Analyst
8 10 (9.43%) Functional Test Analyst
8 10 (9.43%) Functional Test Engineer
9 9 (8.49%) Software Analyst
9 9 (8.49%) Software Test Analyst
10 8 (7.55%) Software Tester
11 7 (6.60%) Principal Engineer
11 7 (6.60%) Principal Test Engineer
12 6 (5.66%) Financial Analyst
12 6 (5.66%) Senior Financial Analyst
12 6 (5.66%) Service Analyst
13 5 (4.72%) Automation Test Analyst
13 5 (4.72%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.92%) XML
2 15 (14.15%) SOAP
3 14 (13.21%) Web Services
4 11 (10.38%) .NET
5 8 (7.55%) WSDL
5 8 (7.55%) XSD
6 5 (4.72%) REST
7 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.94%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.94%) CSS
8 1 (0.94%) WPF
8 1 (0.94%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.83%) Driving Licence
2 3 (2.83%) NHS
3 2 (1.89%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.89%) Fintech
4 1 (0.94%) IVR
4 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.94%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (0.94%) User Experience
4 1 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.89%) Windows
2 1 (0.94%) Linux
2 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (59.43%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (56.60%) Test Automation
3 27 (25.47%) Software Testing
4 26 (24.53%) Exploratory Testing
5 25 (23.58%) BDD
6 23 (21.70%) TDD
7 21 (19.81%) Performance Testing
8 19 (17.92%) Test Scripting
9 16 (15.09%) Business Analysis
9 16 (15.09%) Functional Testing
9 16 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (13.21%) Black-Box Testing
11 11 (10.38%) User Stories
11 11 (10.38%) Waterfall
11 11 (10.38%) Web Testing
12 10 (9.43%) Integration Testing
12 10 (9.43%) Project Management
12 10 (9.43%) System Integration Testing
13 9 (8.49%) Scrum
14 8 (7.55%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.64%) C#
2 19 (17.92%) SQL
3 8 (7.55%) Java
3 8 (7.55%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.83%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.94%) C
5 1 (0.94%) XPath
Qualifications
1 58 (54.72%) ISTQB
2 10 (9.43%) Degree
3 7 (6.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.89%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.89%) PMP
5 1 (0.94%) CISA
5 1 (0.94%) CISM
5 1 (0.94%) CISSP
5 1 (0.94%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.21%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) HL7
2 2 (1.89%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.94%) GDPR
3 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.94%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.94%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (1.89%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (4.72%) HP
2 3 (2.83%) Google
2 3 (2.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.83%) Twitter
3 2 (1.89%) Cisco
3 2 (1.89%) F5
3 2 (1.89%) Infoblox
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle
3 2 (1.89%) VMware
4 1 (0.94%) Brocade
4 1 (0.94%) EMC
4 1 (0.94%) IBM
4 1 (0.94%) NetApp
4 1 (0.94%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.94%) Telerik