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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 76 78 70
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 16 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.47% 2.40% 2.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.71% 8.51% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 25
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
280 329 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 25.64% 28.24% 25.69%
Number of salaries quoted 226 300 235
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram 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 22 May 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 +7 11 £32,000 -10.48% 1
Dunstable - 2 £42,500 -
Leighton Buzzard - 2 - -
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
3 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
5 9 (31.03%) .NET
5 9 (31.03%) C#
5 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
5 9 (31.03%) Business Analysis
6 8 (27.59%) ISTQB
6 8 (27.59%) QA
6 8 (27.59%) CSS
6 8 (27.59%) HTML
6 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
7 7 (24.14%) Finance
8 6 (20.69%) Project Management
9 5 (17.24%) Asset Management
9 5 (17.24%) Degree
9 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
9 5 (17.24%) ITIL
9 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
9 5 (17.24%) Software Asset Management
10 4 (13.79%) MS Office
10 4 (13.79%) Use Case
10 4 (13.79%) Retail
11 3 (10.34%) Document Management
11 3 (10.34%) Supplier Management
11 3 (10.34%) Node.js
11 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
11 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (10.34%) Node.js
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
3 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Test Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Business Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Tester
3 6 (20.69%) Software Tester
4 5 (17.24%) Financial Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) QA Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) .NET
1 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
2 8 (27.59%) CSS
2 8 (27.59%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Business Analysis
3 6 (20.69%) Project Management
4 5 (17.24%) Asset Management
4 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
4 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 5 (17.24%) Software Asset Management
5 4 (13.79%) Use Case
6 3 (10.34%) Document Management
6 3 (10.34%) Supplier Management
6 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
6 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.90%) Workflow
7 2 (6.90%) Change Management
7 2 (6.90%) UML
7 2 (6.90%) DSDM
7 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.90%) Release Management
7 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 9 (31.03%) C#
3 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) ISTQB
2 5 (17.24%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) HP
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