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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 49 74 46
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -28
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 24 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 4.44% 0.65% 1.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.78% 2.46% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +10.00%
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
135 122 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 25.00% 26.52% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 47 115 54
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 30 (96.77%) Finance
2 28 (90.32%) Software Testing
2 28 (90.32%) QA
3 27 (87.10%) Banking
3 27 (87.10%) Middleware
3 27 (87.10%) XML
3 27 (87.10%) HP
4 22 (70.97%) IBM
4 22 (70.97%) MQSeries
4 22 (70.97%) Test Management
4 22 (70.97%) Green Hat
4 22 (70.97%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (58.06%) Test Automation
5 18 (58.06%) Functional Testing
6 17 (54.84%) Relational Database
6 17 (54.84%) System Testing
6 17 (54.84%) Temenos T24
6 17 (54.84%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (54.84%) Data Management
6 17 (54.84%) Unix
6 17 (54.84%) Java
6 17 (54.84%) Oracle
6 17 (54.84%) webMethods
6 17 (54.84%) Configuration Management
6 17 (54.84%) Regression Testing
7 15 (48.39%) ISTQB
7 15 (48.39%) HP Quality Center
8 14 (45.16%) Investment Banking
9 12 (38.71%) Integration Testing
9 12 (38.71%) Test Scripting

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 22 (70.97%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 17 (54.84%) Temenos T24
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) Relational Database
2 8 (25.81%) OLTP
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) HP UFT
1 5 (16.13%) LoadRunner
1 5 (16.13%) Subversion
1 5 (16.13%) YourKit
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) TestComplete
General
1 30 (96.77%) Finance
2 27 (87.10%) Banking
3 14 (45.16%) Investment Banking
4 8 (25.81%) Financial Institution
5 3 (9.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Test Engineer
2 13 (41.94%) Test Leader
3 9 (29.03%) Middleware Engineer
4 8 (25.81%) QA Leader
5 5 (16.13%) Defect Manager
5 5 (16.13%) Functional Test Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Lead Tester
5 5 (16.13%) Non-Functional Tester
5 5 (16.13%) QA Tester
5 5 (16.13%) Tester
6 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (87.10%) Middleware
1 27 (87.10%) XML
2 5 (16.13%) JMS
2 5 (16.13%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 22 (70.97%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
3 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
3 5 (16.13%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Unix
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) Software Testing
2 22 (70.97%) Test Management
3 18 (58.06%) Functional Testing
3 18 (58.06%) Test Automation
4 17 (54.84%) Configuration Management
4 17 (54.84%) Data Management
4 17 (54.84%) Regression Testing
4 17 (54.84%) System Testing
4 17 (54.84%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (38.71%) Automation Testing
5 12 (38.71%) Integration Testing
5 12 (38.71%) SOA
5 12 (38.71%) Test Scripting
6 9 (29.03%) Asset Management
7 8 (25.81%) Cash Management
8 6 (19.35%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (16.13%) Decision Table
9 5 (16.13%) Defect Management
9 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (16.13%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) XPath
3 3 (9.68%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) ISTQB
2 12 (38.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (16.13%) Degree
3 5 (16.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (3.23%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (90.32%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (48.39%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (16.13%) CA Service Virtualization
2 5 (16.13%) nmon
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) HP
2 22 (70.97%) Green Hat
2 22 (70.97%) IBM
3 17 (54.84%) Oracle
3 17 (54.84%) webMethods
4 5 (16.13%) Dynatrace
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft