The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 64 48 92
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +44
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 28 36 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.96% 4.56% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.56% 15.32% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 1
Average salary £37,000 £47,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.10% +7.95%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
ISEB
East Sussex

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

Qualifications Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
223 235 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 23.55% 29.78% 31.84%
Number of salaries quoted 179 207 260
Average salary £36,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

ISEB
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Brighton

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Brighton

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 47 (73.44%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (70.31%) SQL
3 43 (67.19%) Selenium
4 31 (48.44%) ISTQB
5 30 (46.88%) QuickTest Pro
6 29 (45.31%) Finance
7 28 (43.75%) WebDriver
8 26 (40.63%) Test Scripting
9 24 (37.50%) HP
10 23 (35.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 21 (32.81%) QA
12 20 (31.25%) Automated Testing
12 20 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
13 19 (29.69%) Web Services
13 19 (29.69%) Cucumber
14 16 (25.00%) Test Management
14 16 (25.00%) BDD
15 13 (20.31%) Test Automation
15 13 (20.31%) Java
16 12 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
16 12 (18.75%) Test Planning
16 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
16 12 (18.75%) Software Testing
17 10 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
17 10 (15.63%) TestNG
17 10 (15.63%) Git (software)
17 10 (15.63%) JIRA
17 10 (15.63%) Jenkins
17 10 (15.63%) Ruby
17 10 (15.63%) XML

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 2 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Project
1 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 43 (67.19%) Selenium
2 30 (46.88%) QuickTest Pro
3 28 (43.75%) WebDriver
4 19 (29.69%) Cucumber
5 12 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (15.63%) TestNG
6 10 (15.63%) Git (software)
6 10 (15.63%) JIRA
6 10 (15.63%) Jenkins
7 6 (9.38%) Selenium IDE
7 6 (9.38%) SpecFlow
7 6 (9.38%) Eclipse
7 6 (9.38%) IntelliJ
8 3 (4.69%) JUnit
General
1 29 (45.31%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (73.44%) Analyst
2 40 (62.50%) Test Analyst
3 21 (32.81%) Senior Analyst
4 17 (26.56%) Senior Test Analyst
5 12 (18.75%) Tester
6 9 (14.06%) QA Engineer
7 7 (10.94%) QA Test Analyst
7 7 (10.94%) QA Analyst
7 7 (10.94%) Business Analyst
8 6 (9.38%) Automation Tester
9 5 (7.81%) Test Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) Senior Automation Tester
9 5 (7.81%) Senior Tester
10 4 (6.25%) Manual Tester
10 4 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
10 4 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
10 4 (6.25%) Manual Test Analyst
11 3 (4.69%) Automation Test Analyst
11 3 (4.69%) Lead Business Analyst
11 3 (4.69%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.69%) Web Services
2 10 (15.63%) XML
2 10 (15.63%) XSD
2 10 (15.63%) WSDL
2 10 (15.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) User Experience
2 2 (3.13%) Social Media
3 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (73.44%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (40.63%) Test Scripting
3 20 (31.25%) Automated Testing
4 16 (25.00%) BDD
4 16 (25.00%) Test Management
5 13 (20.31%) Test Automation
6 12 (18.75%) Test Planning
6 12 (18.75%) Software Testing
7 10 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (12.50%) Test Strategy
8 8 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 8 (12.50%) TDD
9 7 (10.94%) Manual Testing
10 5 (7.81%) Coaching
10 5 (7.81%) Black-Box Testing
11 4 (6.25%) Waterfall
11 4 (6.25%) Business Analysis
11 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2
11 4 (6.25%) Six Sigma
12 3 (4.69%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 45 (70.31%) SQL
2 13 (20.31%) Java
3 10 (15.63%) Ruby
4 9 (14.06%) C#
5 7 (10.94%) VBScript
5 7 (10.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (48.44%) ISTQB
2 23 (35.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (14.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (32.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (37.50%) HP
2 12 (18.75%) Microsoft