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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 68 62 68
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 18 37 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.84% 3.21% 2.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.75% 10.79% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 25
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%
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
313 343 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.07% 29.75% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 267 301 199
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £58,000 £60,534
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Bedford -15 13 £32,500 -12.16% 2
Luton +4 4 £35,750 +3.62%
Dunstable - 1 £36,000 -
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 15 (46.88%) HTML
1 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) C#
3 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 12 (37.50%) .NET
3 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 12 (37.50%) CSS
3 12 (37.50%) Degree
4 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
5 10 (31.25%) SQL
6 9 (28.13%) Manual Testing
7 8 (25.00%) Automation Testing
7 8 (25.00%) Selenium
8 6 (18.75%) Business Analysis
8 6 (18.75%) Java
8 6 (18.75%) QA
9 5 (15.63%) Web Testing
9 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
9 5 (15.63%) Cucumber
9 5 (15.63%) BDD
9 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
9 5 (15.63%) TDD
10 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
10 4 (12.50%) Project Management
10 4 (12.50%) Node.js
10 4 (12.50%) Software Delivery
11 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Telnet
1 1 (3.13%) SSH
1 1 (3.13%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Selenium
2 5 (15.63%) Cucumber
3 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.25%) JIRA
5 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.13%) VersaTest
5 1 (3.13%) Axure RP
5 1 (3.13%) Toad
5 1 (3.13%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Tester
2 13 (40.63%) Analyst
3 11 (34.38%) Software Tester
4 8 (25.00%) Test Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Business Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) QA Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Test Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Automation Tester
6 4 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
7 3 (9.38%) Web Tester
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Web Tester
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Tester
9 1 (3.13%) SQL Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Analyst Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Test Architect
9 1 (3.13%) Architect
9 1 (3.13%) Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) HTML
2 12 (37.50%) .NET
2 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 12 (37.50%) CSS
3 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) UNIX
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Manual Testing
3 8 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 6 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 5 (15.63%) TDD
5 5 (15.63%) BDD
5 5 (15.63%) Web Testing
5 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
6 4 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.50%) Project Management
7 3 (9.38%) Scrum
7 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Use Case
8 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
8 2 (6.25%) DSDM
8 2 (6.25%) Workflow
8 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.25%) User Stories
9 1 (3.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) C#
2 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 10 (31.25%) SQL
4 6 (18.75%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
2 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (3.13%) CBAP
3 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) HP
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