Period
to 18 September 2019

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 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 163 170 123
Rank change year-on-year +7 -47 -40
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 50 69 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.13% 1.18% 2.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.54% 7.47% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 38 61 147
West Yorkshire median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £29,550 £22,000 £30,950
90th Percentile £57,875 £55,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - -2.44% +17.14%

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 663 924 1,405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.97% 15.74% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 538 763 1,124
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.29% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 18 September 2019.

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 18 September 2019. 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 +2 35 £39,500 -1.25% 9
Ilkley - 9 £30,000 - 2
Wakefield - 3 £33,500 -
ISEB
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 40 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (62.00%) Test Automation
3 29 (58.00%) ISTQB
4 25 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 25 (50.00%) SQL
5 24 (48.00%) Scrum
5 24 (48.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (44.00%) Selenium
6 22 (44.00%) C#
7 20 (40.00%) Finance
8 19 (38.00%) Cucumber
9 15 (30.00%) SOAP
10 14 (28.00%) Web Services
11 13 (26.00%) SpecFlow
12 11 (22.00%) DSDM
12 11 (22.00%) WebDriver
12 11 (22.00%) REST
12 11 (22.00%) FitNesse
12 11 (22.00%) JIRA
13 10 (20.00%) Time Management
13 10 (20.00%) Manual Testing
13 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 9 (18.00%) HTML
14 9 (18.00%) T-SQL
14 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
14 9 (18.00%) User Stories
14 9 (18.00%) Kanban
14 9 (18.00%) Load Testing
14 9 (18.00%) tSQLt

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 6 (12.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) G Suite
1 4 (8.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) AWS
2 2 (4.00%) Azure
3 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (48.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (44.00%) Selenium
3 19 (38.00%) Cucumber
4 13 (26.00%) SpecFlow
5 11 (22.00%) FitNesse
5 11 (22.00%) JIRA
5 11 (22.00%) WebDriver
6 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 9 (18.00%) tSQLt
8 8 (16.00%) SoapUI
9 4 (8.00%) JMeter
9 4 (8.00%) LoadRunner
10 2 (4.00%) HP UFT
10 2 (4.00%) JUnit
10 2 (4.00%) Protractor
10 2 (4.00%) Ranorex
10 2 (4.00%) TestNG
11 1 (2.00%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (2.00%) Testopia
11 1 (2.00%) Zephyr
General
1 20 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Analyst
2 13 (26.00%) Tester
3 12 (24.00%) Test Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Business Analyst
5 9 (18.00%) Test Analyst
6 7 (14.00%) Software Tester
6 7 (14.00%) Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Java Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Agile Test Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Automation Tester
9 2 (4.00%) Business IT Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) IT Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) IT Business Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Lead Tester
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Test Leader
9 2 (4.00%) Test Manager
9 2 (4.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.00%) SOAP
2 14 (28.00%) Web Services
3 11 (22.00%) REST
4 9 (18.00%) HTML
5 5 (10.00%) .NET
6 4 (8.00%) WSDL
6 4 (8.00%) XML
6 4 (8.00%) XSD
7 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (4.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (62.00%) Test Automation
3 25 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 24 (48.00%) Scrum
5 11 (22.00%) DSDM
6 10 (20.00%) Manual Testing
6 10 (20.00%) Time Management
7 9 (18.00%) Kanban
7 9 (18.00%) Load Testing
7 9 (18.00%) User Stories
8 8 (16.00%) API Testing
8 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
8 8 (16.00%) Test Management
9 7 (14.00%) Acceptance Criteria
9 7 (14.00%) BDD
9 7 (14.00%) Business Analysis
9 7 (14.00%) Community of Practice
9 7 (14.00%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (12.00%) Coaching
10 6 (12.00%) Epics
Programming Languages
1 25 (50.00%) SQL
2 22 (44.00%) C#
3 9 (18.00%) T-SQL
4 8 (16.00%) Java
5 2 (4.00%) C
5 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (58.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (14.00%) Degree
3 6 (12.00%) IIBA
4 5 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) PMO
3 1 (2.00%) ISO 14001
3 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) HP
3 4 (8.00%) Google
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle