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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 54 77 80
Rank change year-on-year +23 +3  
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 169 140 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.69% 3.18% 3.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.06% 13.88% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 153 136 133
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £51,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +9.58% -5.19%  

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 West Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 733 1009 1116
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 20.33% 22.89% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 613 800 891
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +43 154 £42,500 +21.42% 9
Halifax - 7 £40,000 - 2
Huddersfield -6 4 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Wakefield +5 3 £35,000 +16.66%
ISEB
Yorkshire

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 247 (80.46%) Agile Software Development
2 201 (65.47%) ISTQB
3 112 (36.48%) Selenium
4 109 (35.50%) SQL
5 103 (33.55%) Test Automation
6 94 (30.62%) Functional Testing
7 87 (28.34%) Finance
8 86 (28.01%) Software Testing
9 83 (27.04%) TDD
10 80 (26.06%) Test Strategy
11 79 (25.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 78 (25.41%) BDD
13 77 (25.08%) QA
13 77 (25.08%) Scrum
14 76 (24.76%) Waterfall
15 69 (22.48%) SoapUI
16 65 (21.17%) Cucumber
17 63 (20.52%) Java
18 61 (19.87%) Oracle
19 58 (18.89%) Mentoring
20 56 (18.24%) SOAP
20 56 (18.24%) Stakeholder Management
20 56 (18.24%) Web Testing
21 54 (17.59%) Automation Testing
22 52 (16.94%) .NET
23 51 (16.61%) Retail
24 49 (15.96%) Test Management
25 48 (15.64%) E-Commerce
26 45 (14.66%) Regression Testing
26 45 (14.66%) Non-Functional Testing

ISEB
Top Related 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 3 (0.98%) IIS
2 2 (0.65%) Apache
3 1 (0.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (3.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (6.51%) Oracle EBS
1 20 (6.51%) Oracle Payables
1 20 (6.51%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.65%) DNS
1 2 (0.65%) HTTP
1 2 (0.65%) LAN
1 2 (0.65%) MPLS
1 2 (0.65%) NAS
1 2 (0.65%) VPN
1 2 (0.65%) WAN
2 1 (0.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.33%) SAN
2 1 (0.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.05%) Relational Database
2 12 (3.91%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.65%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.33%) MySQL
5 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.33%) QlikView
5 1 (0.33%) Riak
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 112 (36.48%) Selenium
2 69 (22.48%) SoapUI
3 65 (21.17%) Cucumber
4 31 (10.10%) JMeter
5 29 (9.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (6.84%) Jenkins
7 12 (3.91%) Visual Studio
8 11 (3.58%) LoadRunner
9 8 (2.61%) JIRA
9 8 (2.61%) SpecFlow
10 6 (1.95%) FitNesse
10 6 (1.95%) MSTest
10 6 (1.95%) Ranorex
10 6 (1.95%) WebDriver
10 6 (1.95%) Zephyr
11 5 (1.63%) tSQLt
12 4 (1.30%) Git (software)
12 4 (1.30%) JUnit
13 3 (0.98%) HP UFT
13 3 (0.98%) WinRunner
General
1 87 (28.34%) Finance
2 51 (16.61%) Retail
3 27 (8.79%) Legal
4 25 (8.14%) Banking
5 2 (0.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.33%) Advertising
6 1 (0.33%) Back Office
6 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 128 (41.69%) Analyst
2 99 (32.25%) Test Engineer
3 76 (24.76%) Test Analyst
4 64 (20.85%) Senior Test Engineer
5 48 (15.64%) Business Analyst
6 33 (10.75%) Test Automation Engineer
7 26 (8.47%) Financial Analyst
8 25 (8.14%) Test Manager
8 25 (8.14%) Tester
9 24 (7.82%) Web Engineer
10 20 (6.51%) Finance Business Analyst
11 17 (5.54%) Automation Test Analyst
11 17 (5.54%) Business Finance Analyst
11 17 (5.54%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
11 17 (5.54%) Senior Web Engineer
11 17 (5.54%) Test Leader
12 16 (5.21%) Senior Analyst
13 15 (4.89%) Lead Test Analyst
14 13 (4.23%) Senior Test Analyst
15 12 (3.91%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (18.24%) SOAP
2 52 (16.94%) .NET
3 42 (13.68%) XML
4 21 (6.84%) Web Services
5 10 (3.26%) HTML
6 9 (2.93%) REST
7 7 (2.28%) WSDL
7 7 (2.28%) XSD
8 6 (1.95%) .NET Framework
8 6 (1.95%) JSON
9 2 (0.65%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.65%) Gherkin
9 2 (0.65%) XML Schema
10 1 (0.33%) Behat
10 1 (0.33%) OAuth
10 1 (0.33%) OpenID
10 1 (0.33%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (1.30%) Data Centre
2 4 (1.30%) Mobile App
2 4 (1.30%) NHS
3 3 (0.98%) Driving Licence
4 2 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (0.65%) e-Health
4 2 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.63%) Windows
2 4 (1.30%) Linux
2 4 (1.30%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.33%) Android
4 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (80.46%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (33.55%) Test Automation
3 94 (30.62%) Functional Testing
4 86 (28.01%) Software Testing
5 83 (27.04%) TDD
6 80 (26.06%) Test Strategy
7 78 (25.41%) BDD
8 77 (25.08%) Scrum
9 76 (24.76%) Waterfall
10 58 (18.89%) Mentoring
11 56 (18.24%) Stakeholder Management
11 56 (18.24%) Web Testing
12 54 (17.59%) Automation Testing
13 49 (15.96%) Test Management
14 48 (15.64%) E-Commerce
15 45 (14.66%) Non-Functional Testing
15 45 (14.66%) Regression Testing
16 42 (13.68%) Defect Tracking
17 41 (13.36%) Software Delivery
18 40 (13.03%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 109 (35.50%) SQL
2 63 (20.52%) Java
3 43 (14.01%) C#
4 23 (7.49%) JavaScript
5 11 (3.58%) Python
6 7 (2.28%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 201 (65.47%) ISTQB
2 79 (25.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 18 (5.86%) Degree
4 17 (5.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (0.65%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.33%) CBAP
6 1 (0.33%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (25.08%) QA
2 2 (0.65%) GDPR
2 2 (0.65%) HL7
2 2 (0.65%) ISO 9000
2 2 (0.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.33%) BS7799
3 1 (0.33%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (0.65%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (0.65%) VMware ESX
1 2 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (2.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 61 (19.87%) Oracle
2 22 (7.17%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.89%) HP
4 10 (3.26%) Telerik
5 2 (0.65%) Cisco
5 2 (0.65%) EMC
5 2 (0.65%) F5
5 2 (0.65%) IBM
5 2 (0.65%) Infoblox
5 2 (0.65%) NetApp
5 2 (0.65%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.65%) VMware
6 1 (0.33%) Apiary
6 1 (0.33%) Citrix
6 1 (0.33%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car and excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
NCC Group
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, United Kingdom
NHS Digital
Salary: £31,383 - £41, 373 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago