Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 179 87
Rank change year-on-year -12 -92 +4
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 90 141 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.13% 1.44% 3.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.47% 7.81% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 76 124 296
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% -5.33% +6.38%
10th Percentile £25,625 £24,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £48,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +14.46% -1.19% +3.70%

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 1,392 1,806 2,480
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.52% 18.44% 22.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,095 1,476 2,067
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £62,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 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
West Yorkshire -24 50 £35,000 -12.50% 13
North Yorkshire -3 24 £55,000 +57.14% 2
South Yorkshire -6 14 £34,000 +30.77% 2
East Yorkshire +6 2 £31,000 -11.43% 6
ISEB
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 45 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 44 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (47.78%) ISTQB
3 43 (47.78%) QA
4 39 (43.33%) Software Testing
5 32 (35.56%) Selenium
6 24 (26.67%) SQL
6 24 (26.67%) HP
7 19 (21.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 18 (20.00%) Finance
8 18 (20.00%) Performance Testing
9 17 (18.89%) JMeter
10 16 (17.78%) NeoLoad
10 16 (17.78%) LoadUI
10 16 (17.78%) LoadRunner
10 16 (17.78%) .NET
10 16 (17.78%) Web Services
10 16 (17.78%) WebLOAD
10 16 (17.78%) TestComplete
11 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 15 (16.67%) SDLC
12 14 (15.56%) Test Scripting
13 13 (14.44%) XML
14 11 (12.22%) Retail
14 11 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (11.11%) FTP
16 9 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
17 8 (8.89%) HP Quality Center
17 8 (8.89%) Business Analysis
17 8 (8.89%) Project Management

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 1 (1.11%) IIS
1 1 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.11%) FTP
2 2 (2.22%) 3G
2 2 (2.22%) Bluetooth
2 2 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 32 (35.56%) Selenium
2 17 (18.89%) JMeter
3 16 (17.78%) LoadRunner
3 16 (17.78%) LoadUI
3 16 (17.78%) NeoLoad
3 16 (17.78%) TestComplete
3 16 (17.78%) WebLOAD
4 8 (8.89%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.44%) FogBugz
5 4 (4.44%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.22%) Bugzilla
6 2 (2.22%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.11%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.11%) JIRA
7 1 (1.11%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (1.11%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.11%) tSQLt
General
1 18 (20.00%) Finance
2 11 (12.22%) Retail
3 8 (8.89%) Legal
4 1 (1.11%) Back Office
4 1 (1.11%) Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (34.44%) Tester
2 27 (30.00%) Analyst
3 25 (27.78%) Automation Tester
3 25 (27.78%) Test Engineer
4 20 (22.22%) Test Analyst
5 17 (18.89%) Performance Engineer
5 17 (18.89%) Performance Test Engineer
5 17 (18.89%) Test Automation Engineer
6 16 (17.78%) Performance Tester
7 6 (6.67%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 5 (5.56%) Junior
8 5 (5.56%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.44%) Junior Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Junior Test Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Test Leader
9 4 (4.44%) Test Manager
10 3 (3.33%) Manual Test Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.78%) .NET
1 16 (17.78%) Web Services
2 13 (14.44%) XML
3 5 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 5 (5.56%) Middleware
4 2 (2.22%) SOAP
5 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.11%) CSS
5 1 (1.11%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.11%) HTML
5 1 (1.11%) LAMP
5 1 (1.11%) WSDL
5 1 (1.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.44%) Algorithms
2 4 (4.44%) User Experience
3 2 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.11%) IVR
4 1 (1.11%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (2.22%) Android
3 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 44 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (43.33%) Software Testing
4 18 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 15 (16.67%) SDLC
6 14 (15.56%) Test Scripting
7 9 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (8.89%) Business Analysis
8 8 (8.89%) Project Management
8 8 (8.89%) Regression Testing
9 7 (7.78%) BDD
9 7 (7.78%) Line Management
9 7 (7.78%) Manual Testing
10 6 (6.67%) Functional Testing
10 6 (6.67%) PRINCE2
10 6 (6.67%) Test Strategy
11 5 (5.56%) High Availability
11 5 (5.56%) Matrix Management
11 5 (5.56%) Resource Management
11 5 (5.56%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.67%) SQL
2 8 (8.89%) C#
3 2 (2.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (47.78%) ISTQB
2 19 (21.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (6.67%) Degree
4 5 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.11%) CBAP
5 1 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.11%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (47.78%) QA
2 5 (5.56%) GDPR
3 1 (1.11%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (8.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (26.67%) HP
2 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.67%) Google
4 2 (2.22%) Twitter