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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 33 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 2 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 1.31% 5.56% 2.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.33% 28.57% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
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
24 14 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 15.69% 19.44% 33.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 18
Average salary £42,500 £32,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% -32.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £32,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £55,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 7 (87.50%) QA
1 7 (87.50%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (25.00%) AS400
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (25.00%) TestDirector
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) Games
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) TestDirector
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Tester
3 2 (25.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Web Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) AS400
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Fund Management
4 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
2 1 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
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