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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 37 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 6 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 2.48% 7.95% -
As % of the Qualifications category 9.52% 28.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
63 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 26.03% 28.41% 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 41 14 11
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £100,000
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 24 December 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Brentwood

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (61.54%) ISTQB
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) VBA
3 6 (46.15%) HP
3 6 (46.15%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
5 4 (30.77%) C#
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (30.77%) QA
5 4 (30.77%) Selenium
6 3 (23.08%) MS Office
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 3 (23.08%) JIRA
6 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
6 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) VBScript
7 2 (15.38%) VB
7 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) AS400
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) AWD
7 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
7 2 (15.38%) SoapUI

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (23.08%) MS Office
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) AWD
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
2 3 (23.08%) JIRA
3 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
4 1 (7.69%) TestDirector
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Test Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Software Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Test Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Test Automation Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Test Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Manual Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Environment Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) AS400
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
1 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
2 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
4 1 (7.69%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) VBA
2 4 (30.77%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VBScript
3 2 (15.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) ISTQB
2 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft