The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 35 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 2.99% 0.93% 1.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.14% 5.26% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -0.68%
ISEB
Essex

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

Qualifications Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
35 19 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 17.41% 17.76% 47.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 17
Average salary £35,000 £54,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.18% +27.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

ISEB
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Brentwood

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Brentwood

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 15 (88.24%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (64.71%) HP
2 11 (64.71%) QA
3 10 (58.82%) ISTQB
4 8 (47.06%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) AS400
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) Integration Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
5 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
6 4 (23.53%) Performance Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle
6 4 (23.53%) Business Objects
6 4 (23.53%) MS Office
6 4 (23.53%) SAP
6 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
6 4 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (23.53%) ETL
6 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 3 (17.65%) JIRA
7 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
7 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
7 3 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (17.65%) Waterfall

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 4 (23.53%) MS Office
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) LoadRunner
2 2 (11.76%) TestDirector
3 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Tester
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Senior QA Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
3 2 (11.76%) QA Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
3 2 (11.76%) QA Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Manual Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Web Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Environment Manager
4 1 (5.88%) QA Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) AS400
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Integration Testing
1 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
1 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
2 4 (23.53%) Performance Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) ETL
2 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
3 3 (17.65%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) Test Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Line Management
4 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) System Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Test Management
4 2 (11.76%) Security Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Wealth Management
4 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VBA
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) ISTQB
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (88.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) HP
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Business Objects
2 4 (23.53%) SAP
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix