The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Basingstoke region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 57 58 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 21 30 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.98% 3.35% 4.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.37% 8.13% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 13
Average salary £28,500 £32,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% -25.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £27,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Qualifications Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
285 369 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 40.43% 41.18% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 200 221 123
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £25,100 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISEB
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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
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 18 (52.94%) ISTQB
2 17 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 12 (35.29%) Software Testing
4 11 (32.35%) Automated Testing
4 11 (32.35%) HTML
4 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
4 11 (32.35%) QA
5 10 (29.41%) JIRA
5 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
5 10 (29.41%) Apple iOS
5 10 (29.41%) XSL
6 9 (26.47%) Windows
6 9 (26.47%) Waterfall
6 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
6 9 (26.47%) Selenium
6 9 (26.47%) Test Strategy
7 8 (23.53%) Mobile App
7 8 (23.53%) Android
7 8 (23.53%) Cucumber
7 8 (23.53%) SharePoint
7 8 (23.53%) SOA
7 8 (23.53%) XML
7 8 (23.53%) SOAP
7 8 (23.53%) Java
7 8 (23.53%) Regression Testing
8 7 (20.59%) .NET
8 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
8 7 (20.59%) IIS
8 7 (20.59%) Web Services
8 7 (20.59%) Middleware

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 8 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 7 (20.59%) IIS
2 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) JIRA
2 9 (26.47%) Selenium
3 8 (23.53%) Cucumber
4 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
5 6 (17.65%) Calabash
6 5 (14.71%) Maven
6 5 (14.71%) JBehave
7 4 (11.76%) WebDriver
8 3 (8.82%) TestDirector
9 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
9 2 (5.88%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (2.94%) WinRunner
10 1 (2.94%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (2.94%) FitNesse
10 1 (2.94%) WATIR
General
1 6 (17.65%) Legal
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Analyst
2 17 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 10 (29.41%) Tester
4 7 (20.59%) Test Consultant
4 7 (20.59%) Consultant
5 5 (14.71%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (14.71%) Project Manager
6 4 (11.76%) Mobile Tester
7 3 (8.82%) Applications Tester
8 2 (5.88%) Web Tester
8 2 (5.88%) Automated Tester
8 2 (5.88%) Selenium Tester
8 2 (5.88%) Test Manager
9 1 (2.94%) QA Manager
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Test Team Leader
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Test Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.94%) QA Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) HTML
2 10 (29.41%) XSL
3 8 (23.53%) XML
3 8 (23.53%) SOAP
4 7 (20.59%) .NET
4 7 (20.59%) Web Services
4 7 (20.59%) Middleware
5 4 (11.76%) J2ME
6 2 (5.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 6 (17.65%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.88%) iPad
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Apple iOS
2 9 (26.47%) Windows
3 8 (23.53%) Android
4 6 (17.65%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.94%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 12 (35.29%) Software Testing
3 11 (32.35%) Automated Testing
4 9 (26.47%) Waterfall
4 9 (26.47%) Test Strategy
5 8 (23.53%) SOA
5 8 (23.53%) Regression Testing
6 7 (20.59%) BDD
7 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
7 6 (17.65%) User Stories
7 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (14.71%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (14.71%) Programme Management
8 5 (14.71%) Project Management
8 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
9 4 (11.76%) Scrum
10 3 (8.82%) TDD
10 3 (8.82%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (8.82%) Test Management
11 2 (5.88%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
2 8 (23.53%) Java
3 2 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (2.94%) C
4 1 (2.94%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) C++
4 1 (2.94%) Perl
4 1 (2.94%) PHP
4 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) ISTQB
2 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
3 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
4 5 (14.71%) ISEB Practitioner
4 5 (14.71%) APMP
4 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.94%) Netcool
2 1 (2.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Symbian
2 2 (5.88%) Fujitsu
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix
3 1 (2.94%) JDA
3 1 (2.94%) Veritas
3 1 (2.94%) McAfee