The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 65 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -6
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 3 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.67% 6.12% 5.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.62% 24.73% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 2
Average salary £18,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-64.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -2.73%
ISEB
Dorset

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

Qualifications Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
65 93 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 14.41% 24.73% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 56 72 51
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £26,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

ISEB
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Bournemouth

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Introscope
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
4 2 (28.57%) JDBC
4 2 (28.57%) ODBC
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) RUP
4 2 (28.57%) FTP
4 2 (28.57%) HTTP
4 2 (28.57%) Toad
4 2 (28.57%) HTTPS
4 2 (28.57%) HP

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) FTP
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Toad
1 2 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
1 2 (28.57%) Introscope
1 2 (28.57%) JProfiler
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Quality Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) JDBC
1 2 (28.57%) ODBC
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) SWIFT
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Solaris
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) RUP
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Test Management
2 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) VB
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (28.57%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (28.57%) nmon
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) Green Hat