The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton 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 29 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.80% 1.28% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.55% 4.88% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £45,000 £24,750 £16,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
ISEB
Manchester

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

Qualifications Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
22 41 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 17.60% 26.28% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22 40 41
Average salary £38,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

ISEB
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Bolton

ISEB
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) TestDirector
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) QA
3 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) SSADM
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Document Management
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 4 (57.14%) TestDirector
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Test Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) SSADM
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Document Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
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