The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 61 60 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 1 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.19% 2.38% 3.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.50% 6.83% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 10
Average salary £42,500 £50,750 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +70.58%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +8.57%
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 Basingstoke region.

Qualifications Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
199 205 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 37.83% 34.80% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 159 150 100
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

ISEB
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Basingstoke

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) V-Model
5 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) User Stories
5 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) FitNesse

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) FitNesse
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) WATIR
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
3 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) RUP
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
5 1 (14.29%) UML
5 1 (14.29%) Use Case
5 1 (14.29%) User Stories
5 1 (14.29%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft