Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 144 85
Rank change year-on-year -41 -59 0
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 112 207 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.28% 2.05% 3.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.82% 10.44% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 97 181 322
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +17.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £22,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £58,750 £48,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.61%

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 1,433 1,983 2,609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.33% 19.64% 22.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,149 1,593 2,163
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £24,125
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 -48 69 £35,000 -17.65% 7
North Yorkshire -3 26 £50,000 +53.85% 3
South Yorkshire -6 16 £27,500 -53.19% 1
East Yorkshire +8 1 £40,000 +33.33% 1
ISEB
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 66 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (47.32%) Test Automation
3 49 (43.75%) ISTQB
4 37 (33.04%) Software Testing
5 34 (30.36%) QA
5 34 (30.36%) Selenium
6 25 (22.32%) Finance
7 24 (21.43%) SQL
7 24 (21.43%) Business Analysis
8 22 (19.64%) HP
8 22 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (19.64%) SDLC
9 20 (17.86%) Performance Testing
10 19 (16.96%) JMeter
11 17 (15.18%) BDD
12 16 (14.29%) Manual Testing
13 15 (13.39%) Project Management
13 15 (13.39%) TestComplete
14 14 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
14 14 (12.50%) NeoLoad
14 14 (12.50%) LoadUI
14 14 (12.50%) LoadRunner
14 14 (12.50%) E-Commerce
14 14 (12.50%) Scrum
14 14 (12.50%) WebLOAD
14 14 (12.50%) Google
14 14 (12.50%) Degree
15 13 (11.61%) User Stories
16 12 (10.71%) TDD
17 11 (9.82%) C#

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 3 (2.68%) IIS
2 2 (1.79%) Confluence
3 1 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.68%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.68%) HTTP
2 1 (0.89%) FTP
2 1 (0.89%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.89%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 34 (30.36%) Selenium
2 19 (16.96%) JMeter
3 15 (13.39%) TestComplete
4 14 (12.50%) LoadRunner
4 14 (12.50%) LoadUI
4 14 (12.50%) NeoLoad
4 14 (12.50%) WebLOAD
5 10 (8.93%) JIRA
6 6 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (5.36%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.57%) SpecFlow
8 3 (2.68%) FitNesse
8 3 (2.68%) Git (software)
8 3 (2.68%) tSQLt
9 2 (1.79%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.89%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.89%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.89%) Katalon Studio
10 1 (0.89%) Protractor
10 1 (0.89%) Selenium IDE
General
1 25 (22.32%) Finance
2 5 (4.46%) Games
2 5 (4.46%) Legal
2 5 (4.46%) Marketing
3 3 (2.68%) Banking
3 3 (2.68%) Retail
4 1 (0.89%) Advertising
4 1 (0.89%) Automotive
4 1 (0.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 47 (41.96%) Analyst
2 27 (24.11%) Tester
3 26 (23.21%) Test Engineer
4 24 (21.43%) Business Analyst
5 20 (17.86%) Test Analyst
6 17 (15.18%) Performance Engineer
6 17 (15.18%) Performance Test Engineer
7 16 (14.29%) Automation Tester
8 15 (13.39%) Performance Tester
9 14 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
10 6 (5.36%) Architect
10 6 (5.36%) Junior
10 6 (5.36%) Junior Analyst
10 6 (5.36%) Junior Test Analyst
10 6 (5.36%) Test Architect
10 6 (5.36%) Test Automation Architect
11 5 (4.46%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 5 (4.46%) Project Manager
11 5 (4.46%) Software Test Engineer
11 5 (4.46%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.14%) .NET
2 7 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 6 (5.36%) XML
4 5 (4.46%) Middleware
4 5 (4.46%) SOAP
4 5 (4.46%) Web Services
5 3 (2.68%) WSDL
5 3 (2.68%) XSD
6 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.89%) CSS
6 1 (0.89%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.89%) HTML
6 1 (0.89%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.93%) User Experience
3 6 (5.36%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.79%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.79%) NHS
5 1 (0.89%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.89%) Fintech
5 1 (0.89%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.89%) IVR
5 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.89%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.46%) Windows
2 3 (2.68%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.89%) Linux
3 1 (0.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (47.32%) Test Automation
3 37 (33.04%) Software Testing
4 24 (21.43%) Business Analysis
5 22 (19.64%) SDLC
6 20 (17.86%) Performance Testing
7 17 (15.18%) BDD
8 16 (14.29%) Manual Testing
9 15 (13.39%) Project Management
10 14 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 14 (12.50%) Scrum
10 14 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (11.61%) User Stories
12 12 (10.71%) TDD
13 11 (9.82%) Acceptance Criteria
13 11 (9.82%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (9.82%) Test Scripting
14 10 (8.93%) Critical Thinking
14 10 (8.93%) Software Engineering
15 9 (8.04%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.43%) SQL
2 11 (9.82%) C#
3 4 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.79%) Java
4 2 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 49 (43.75%) ISTQB
2 14 (12.50%) Degree
3 9 (8.04%) CBAP
3 9 (8.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (4.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (4.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.79%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.89%) IIBA
6 1 (0.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (30.36%) QA
2 7 (6.25%) GDPR
3 2 (1.79%) PMO
Systems Management
1 8 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (19.64%) HP
2 14 (12.50%) Google
3 10 (8.93%) Capita
4 7 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.57%) Twitter
6 1 (0.89%) Dynatrace
6 1 (0.89%) IBM
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle