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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 84 70 73
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 13 38 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.16% 3.18% 1.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.02% 11.31% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 18
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £48,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -
ISEB
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
323 336 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.94% 28.12% 24.09%
Number of salaries quoted 273 291 226
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -26.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

ISEB
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +1 8 £35,500 +1.42%
Bedford -4 3 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Dunstable - 1 £36,000 -
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
2 14 (38.89%) C#
2 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 13 (36.11%) HTML
3 13 (36.11%) SQL
3 13 (36.11%) .NET
3 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET
4 12 (33.33%) CSS
4 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 8 (22.22%) ISTQB
7 8 (22.22%) QA
8 7 (19.44%) Degree
8 7 (19.44%) Finance
9 6 (16.67%) Project Management
9 6 (16.67%) Manual Testing
10 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
10 5 (13.89%) Test Scripting
10 5 (13.89%) Asset Management
10 5 (13.89%) ITIL
10 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
10 5 (13.89%) Software Asset Management
11 4 (11.11%) Node.js
11 4 (11.11%) MS Office
11 4 (11.11%) Retail
11 4 (11.11%) Use Case
12 3 (8.33%) Supplier Management
12 3 (8.33%) Document Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 4 (11.11%) Node.js
2 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS Office
3 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Selenium
1 2 (5.56%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Analyst
2 13 (36.11%) Tester
3 10 (27.78%) Software Tester
4 9 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 9 (25.00%) Test Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Financial Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) QA Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Web Tester
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Web Tester
8 2 (5.56%) Automation Tester
8 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Selenium Tester
8 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Tester
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Business Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) HTML
1 13 (36.11%) .NET
1 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET
2 12 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 6 (16.67%) Project Management
4 5 (13.89%) ITIL
4 5 (13.89%) Asset Management
4 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
4 5 (13.89%) Test Scripting
4 5 (13.89%) Software Asset Management
5 4 (11.11%) Use Case
6 3 (8.33%) Document Management
6 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.33%) SDLC
6 3 (8.33%) Automation Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Supplier Management
7 2 (5.56%) Test Planning
7 2 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Workflow
7 2 (5.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) C#
2 13 (36.11%) SQL
3 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 7 (19.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) HP
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago