The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 43 60 45
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 5 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.63% 0.27% 1.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.41% 1.02% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 7
Average salary £53,000 £23,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+130.43% -36.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £23,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £54,800 £23,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.38%
ISEB
Somerset

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

Qualifications Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
78 98 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 25.41% 26.27% 26.33%
Number of salaries quoted 76 86 98
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £21,400 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,700 £47,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

ISEB
Salary Trend in Bath

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Bath

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Bath region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Bath

ISEB
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bath 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 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Management
2 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bath 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Management
2 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA