The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 41 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.82% 0.86% 3.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.20% 2.86% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Average salary £23,500 £25,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.84% -37.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £25,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £41,900
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.40%
Qualifications Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
49 35 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 27.68% 30.17% 48.18%
Number of salaries quoted 48 32 53
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISEB
Manchester

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 21 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) Software Testing
1 9 (90.00%) Load Testing
1 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) UNIX
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) TestDirector
2 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (50.00%) QA
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Twitter
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (50.00%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Testing Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Web Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Software Testing
1 9 (90.00%) Load Testing
1 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter
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