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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 32 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 3 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 1.81% 4.30% 2.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.00% 16.67% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £30,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.40%
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
25 24 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 15.06% 25.81% 36.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 22
Average salary £42,000 £32,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -32.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 7 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 14 (93.33%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (73.33%) QA
3 10 (66.67%) HP
4 9 (60.00%) ISTQB
5 8 (53.33%) Finance
6 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
7 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
8 4 (26.67%) Performance Testing
8 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
8 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (26.67%) AS400
8 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (26.67%) SAP
8 4 (26.67%) ETL
8 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (26.67%) SQL
8 4 (26.67%) Oracle
8 4 (26.67%) Business Objects
9 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (20.00%) Degree
9 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
9 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
9 3 (20.00%) SDLC
10 2 (13.33%) Test Management
10 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
10 2 (13.33%) Line Management
10 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) TestDirector
1 2 (13.33%) HP UFT
1 2 (13.33%) LoadRunner
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Games
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Tester
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
4 2 (13.33%) QA Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Manual Tester
4 2 (13.33%) QA Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Senior QA Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Web Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) QA Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) AS400
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Testing
3 4 (26.67%) ETL
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Test Management
5 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management
5 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
5 2 (13.33%) System Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
2 1 (6.67%) VB
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (73.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (93.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Business Objects
2 4 (26.67%) SAP
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix