The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 32 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 4.41% 5.13% 3.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.77% 8.70% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 2
Average salary £35,125 £37,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,671 £35,875 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £38,250 £32,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.40%
ISEB
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Andover region.

Qualifications Category
Andover
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
104 69 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 76.47% 58.97% 51.56%
Number of salaries quoted 100 52 29
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Andover region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

ISEB
Salary Trend in Andover

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Andover

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Andover region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 10 (83.33%) SQL
1 10 (83.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 10 (83.33%) Software Testing
1 10 (83.33%) Test Scripting
1 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Line Management
4 6 (50.00%) MS Access
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) Selenium
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) VBA
6 4 (33.33%) DSDM
6 4 (33.33%) Test Management
6 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
7 2 (16.67%) Advertising
7 2 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (16.67%) Unified Process
7 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
7 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) V-Model
7 2 (16.67%) OpenUP
7 2 (16.67%) VB
7 2 (16.67%) UML

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Andover region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (41.67%) Selenium
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Tester
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Test Automation Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Automated Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Software Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Software Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Software Testing
1 10 (83.33%) Test Scripting
1 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Line Management
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) DSDM
4 4 (33.33%) Test Management
4 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Unified Process
5 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) V-Model
5 2 (16.67%) OpenUP
5 2 (16.67%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) RAD
5 2 (16.67%) SSADM
5 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle