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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 48 28 43
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +15
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 8 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.75% 9.23% 2.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.14% 26.88% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 6
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
ISEB
Bedfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
112 93 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 38.49% 34.32% 19.16%
Number of salaries quoted 88 73 53
Average salary £45,250 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

ISEB
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Bedford

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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%) Degree
1 7 (77.78%) Automation Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Selenium
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
5 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 3 (33.33%) Software Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
6 2 (22.22%) BDD
6 2 (22.22%) Web Testing
6 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
7 1 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Workflow
7 1 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (11.11%) C#
7 1 (11.11%) HTML
7 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 1 (11.11%) DSDM
7 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) JIRA
7 1 (11.11%) SWOT Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
7 1 (11.11%) QA

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Tester
1 6 (66.67%) Software Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Automation Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Automation Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Web Testing
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) BDD
6 1 (11.11%) User Stories
6 1 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) SWOT Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Use Case
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (11.11%) DSDM
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago