The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 19 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 5 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 6.49% 10.20% 3.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.67% 29.41% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 2
Average salary £46,250 £55,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.90% -24.13%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +8.21%
ISEB
Essex

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

Qualifications Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12 34 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 15.58% 34.69% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 25 38
Average salary £29,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.56% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,400 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £62,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

ISEB
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Basildon

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Basildon

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 6 (66.67%) LoadRunner
3 5 (55.56%) HP
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) QA
3 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Test Strategy
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) SOAP
5 3 (33.33%) VBA
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) SoapUI
5 3 (33.33%) Load Testing
5 3 (33.33%) HP SiteScope
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
6 2 (22.22%) SSADM
6 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Selenium
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (11.11%) JIRA
7 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
7 1 (11.11%) Scrum

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Basildon 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 3 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
4 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
4 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (11.11%) git-flow
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
4 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QA Coordinator
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Test Strategy
3 3 (33.33%) Load Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (22.22%) SSADM
5 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
5 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Test Management
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Citrix
1 5 (55.56%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle