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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 56 53 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -24
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 4 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.96% 2.07% 7.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.65% 9.86% 36.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 8
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
86 71 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 20.72% 21.01% 21.77%
Number of salaries quoted 72 58 51
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 4 (66.67%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) VB
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) RUP
4 1 (16.67%) ClearQuest
4 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) RUP
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA