Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 155 70
Rank change year-on-year -19 -85 +7
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 59 108 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.08% 1.59% 3.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.33% 7.87% 16.68%
Number of salaries quoted 51 93 261
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £54,750 £50,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% -

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 932 1,372 1,721
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.98% 20.22% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 755 1,106 1,474
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,850 £23,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £62,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 2018. 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 -1 51 £35,000 -17.65% 5
Bradford +23 2 £43,750 +21.53%
Halifax +1 2 £37,500 -
Wetherby - 2 £29,250 - 1
Wakefield -11 1 £35,000 -22.22% 1
ISEB
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 (67.80%) ISTQB
2 37 (62.71%) Software Testing
3 23 (38.98%) Test Automation
3 23 (38.98%) SQL
4 22 (37.29%) QA
5 21 (35.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (28.81%) .NET
7 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
8 14 (23.73%) XML
9 13 (22.03%) Web Services
9 13 (22.03%) Business Analysis
10 12 (20.34%) Retail
10 12 (20.34%) Finance
11 11 (18.64%) FTP
11 11 (18.64%) Selenium
12 9 (15.25%) Google
12 9 (15.25%) Test Scripting
12 9 (15.25%) C#
12 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (15.25%) Jenkins
13 8 (13.56%) HP
13 8 (13.56%) HP Quality Center
13 8 (13.56%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (11.86%) .NET Framework
14 7 (11.86%) Manual Testing
14 7 (11.86%) BDD
14 7 (11.86%) SDLC
14 7 (11.86%) GDPR
15 6 (10.17%) Scenario Testing

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 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.64%) FTP
2 3 (5.08%) HTTP
3 1 (1.69%) 3G
3 1 (1.69%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.69%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Selenium
2 9 (15.25%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.08%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.39%) FitNesse
5 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.39%) tSQLt
5 2 (3.39%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.69%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.69%) JIRA
6 1 (1.69%) JMeter
6 1 (1.69%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 12 (20.34%) Finance
1 12 (20.34%) Retail
2 3 (5.08%) Legal
3 1 (1.69%) Automotive
3 1 (1.69%) Back Office
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (37.29%) Analyst
2 13 (22.03%) Tester
3 10 (16.95%) Business Analyst
4 9 (15.25%) Automation Tester
4 9 (15.25%) Test Analyst
4 9 (15.25%) Test Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Junior
5 4 (6.78%) Software Test Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Test Manager
6 3 (5.08%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Junior Test Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Architect
7 2 (3.39%) Business Test Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Principal Test Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) QA Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Test Architect
7 2 (3.39%) Test Automation Architect
8 1 (1.69%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.81%) .NET
2 14 (23.73%) XML
3 13 (22.03%) Web Services
4 7 (11.86%) .NET Framework
5 3 (5.08%) SOAP
6 2 (3.39%) WSDL
6 2 (3.39%) XSD
7 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.17%) User Experience
3 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.69%) IVR
4 1 (1.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Android
1 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.69%) Linux
1 1 (1.69%) Unix
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (62.71%) Software Testing
2 23 (38.98%) Test Automation
3 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (22.03%) Business Analysis
5 9 (15.25%) Test Scripting
6 8 (13.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (11.86%) BDD
7 7 (11.86%) Manual Testing
7 7 (11.86%) SDLC
8 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
8 6 (10.17%) Scenario Testing
9 5 (8.47%) Test Strategy
9 5 (8.47%) User Stories
10 4 (6.78%) Acceptance Criteria
10 4 (6.78%) Scrum
11 3 (5.08%) Collaborative Working
11 3 (5.08%) Critical Thinking
11 3 (5.08%) Software Engineering
11 3 (5.08%) TDD
11 3 (5.08%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.98%) SQL
2 9 (15.25%) C#
3 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.69%) Java
4 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 40 (67.80%) ISTQB
2 21 (35.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (10.17%) Degree
4 3 (5.08%) CBAP
5 1 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (37.29%) QA
2 7 (11.86%) GDPR
3 1 (1.69%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.25%) Google
3 8 (13.56%) HP
4 2 (3.39%) Twitter
5 1 (1.69%) Dynatrace
5 1 (1.69%) IBM
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle