Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 83 87
Rank change year-on-year -89 +4 +31
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 147 353 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.49% 3.16% 3.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.02% 14.07% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 130 310 371
Yorkshire median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,575 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £48,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £42,000 £41,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +2.44% - +2.50%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1833 2508 3225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.60% 22.43% 24.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1494 2106 2556
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,250 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for ISEB in Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Yorkshire

ISEB
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire -86 107 £40,000 +6.67% 5
North Yorkshire -12 17 £33,000 +3.13% 3
South Yorkshire +18 14 £32,500 -18.75% 1
East Yorkshire -11 3 £30,000 -8.75%
ISEB
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 91 (61.90%) Test Automation
2 89 (60.54%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (57.14%) ISTQB
4 43 (29.25%) Software Testing
5 41 (27.89%) Finance
6 33 (22.45%) Selenium
7 31 (21.09%) BDD
8 30 (20.41%) C#
9 29 (19.73%) TDD
9 29 (19.73%) SQL
10 26 (17.69%) Exploratory Testing
11 23 (15.65%) QA
12 22 (14.97%) Performance Testing
12 22 (14.97%) Test Scripting
13 21 (14.29%) XML
13 21 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (13.61%) Web Testing
15 19 (12.93%) Regression Testing
16 18 (12.24%) .NET
16 18 (12.24%) Functional Testing
17 17 (11.56%) Business Analysis
18 16 (10.88%) Manual Testing
18 16 (10.88%) SOAP
18 16 (10.88%) Scrum
19 15 (10.20%) Web Services
19 15 (10.20%) User Acceptance Testing
20 14 (9.52%) Black-Box Testing
20 14 (9.52%) Git (software)
20 14 (9.52%) Test Planning
21 12 (8.16%) Waterfall

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (2.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (2.72%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.36%) FastStats
2 1 (0.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.40%) SaaS
2 3 (2.04%) Office 365
3 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.36%) DNS
1 2 (1.36%) HTTP
1 2 (1.36%) SMS
2 1 (0.68%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.68%) LDAP
2 1 (0.68%) MPLS
2 1 (0.68%) NAS
2 1 (0.68%) SAN
2 1 (0.68%) SSL
2 1 (0.68%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.68%) VPN
2 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.80%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.72%) MySQL
4 2 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.36%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.68%) Riak
Development Applications
1 33 (22.45%) Selenium
2 14 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 11 (7.48%) JMeter
4 10 (6.80%) Cucumber
5 9 (6.12%) JIRA
5 9 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (6.12%) WebDriver
6 8 (5.44%) FitNesse
6 8 (5.44%) Jenkins
6 8 (5.44%) LoadRunner
6 8 (5.44%) SpecFlow
7 7 (4.76%) tSQLt
8 5 (3.40%) Maven
8 5 (3.40%) SoapUI
9 3 (2.04%) HP UFT
9 3 (2.04%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.36%) Gatling
11 1 (0.68%) LoadUI
11 1 (0.68%) NeoLoad
11 1 (0.68%) Protractor
General
1 41 (27.89%) Finance
2 11 (7.48%) Retail
3 10 (6.80%) Banking
4 3 (2.04%) Marketing
5 2 (1.36%) Games
6 1 (0.68%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (50.34%) Analyst
2 47 (31.97%) Test Analyst
3 41 (27.89%) Tester
4 30 (20.41%) Test Engineer
5 27 (18.37%) Business Analyst
6 21 (14.29%) Software Tester
7 20 (13.61%) Senior Analyst
8 14 (9.52%) Senior Business Analyst
9 13 (8.84%) Software Analyst
9 13 (8.84%) Software Test Analyst
10 10 (6.80%) Functional Analyst
10 10 (6.80%) Functional Test Analyst
10 10 (6.80%) Functional Test Engineer
11 9 (6.12%) Automation Tester
12 7 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
12 7 (4.76%) Developer
12 7 (4.76%) Principal Engineer
12 7 (4.76%) Principal Test Engineer
13 6 (4.08%) DevOps Developer
13 6 (4.08%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.29%) XML
2 18 (12.24%) .NET
3 16 (10.88%) SOAP
4 15 (10.20%) Web Services
5 8 (5.44%) WSDL
5 8 (5.44%) XSD
6 6 (4.08%) REST
7 3 (2.04%) WPF
8 2 (1.36%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.68%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.68%) CSS
9 1 (0.68%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.04%) Driving Licence
2 3 (2.04%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.04%) NHS
3 2 (1.36%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.36%) Fintech
4 1 (0.68%) IVR
4 1 (0.68%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (0.68%) User Experience
4 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.36%) Windows
2 1 (0.68%) Linux
2 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (61.90%) Test Automation
2 89 (60.54%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (29.25%) Software Testing
4 31 (21.09%) BDD
5 29 (19.73%) TDD
6 26 (17.69%) Exploratory Testing
7 22 (14.97%) Performance Testing
7 22 (14.97%) Test Scripting
8 21 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (13.61%) Web Testing
10 19 (12.93%) Regression Testing
11 18 (12.24%) Functional Testing
12 17 (11.56%) Business Analysis
13 16 (10.88%) Manual Testing
13 16 (10.88%) Scrum
14 15 (10.20%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (9.52%) Black-Box Testing
15 14 (9.52%) Test Planning
16 12 (8.16%) SDLC
16 12 (8.16%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 30 (20.41%) C#
2 29 (19.73%) SQL
3 12 (8.16%) Java
4 11 (7.48%) T-SQL
5 5 (3.40%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.68%) C
6 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 84 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 11 (7.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (6.80%) Degree
4 2 (1.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.36%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.36%) PMP
5 1 (0.68%) CISA
5 1 (0.68%) CISM
5 1 (0.68%) CISSP
5 1 (0.68%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.65%) QA
2 2 (1.36%) HL7
2 2 (1.36%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.68%) GDPR
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.68%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (1.36%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.36%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (6.12%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (6.80%) Twitter
2 9 (6.12%) HP
3 8 (5.44%) Google
4 4 (2.72%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.04%) Oracle
6 2 (1.36%) Capita
6 2 (1.36%) Cisco
6 2 (1.36%) F5
6 2 (1.36%) Infoblox
6 2 (1.36%) VMware
7 1 (0.68%) Apple
7 1 (0.68%) Brocade
7 1 (0.68%) CA
7 1 (0.68%) EMC
7 1 (0.68%) IBM
7 1 (0.68%) NetApp
7 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.68%) Telerik