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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 82 91 66
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -25
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 5 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.60% 1.75% 2.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.05% 6.75% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 15
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
164 326 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 19.66% 25.93% 30.42%
Number of salaries quoted 107 290 198
Average salary £40,000 £38,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 21 (95.45%) ISTQB
2 20 (90.91%) Selenium
3 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (77.27%) Automated Testing
5 16 (72.73%) WebDriver
5 16 (72.73%) HP UFT
5 16 (72.73%) Java
6 15 (68.18%) SQL
7 14 (63.64%) Test Automation
8 13 (59.09%) Eclipse
8 13 (59.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 12 (54.55%) TestNG
10 11 (50.00%) IntelliJ
10 11 (50.00%) C#
11 9 (40.91%) Test Scripting
11 9 (40.91%) Finance
12 8 (36.36%) Test Management
12 8 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (36.36%) Waterfall
12 8 (36.36%) HTML
12 8 (36.36%) XML
12 8 (36.36%) Regression Testing
13 7 (31.82%) TDD
13 7 (31.82%) Web Services
13 7 (31.82%) Firebug
14 6 (27.27%) XPath
14 6 (27.27%) QA
14 6 (27.27%) Maven
14 6 (27.27%) Subversion
14 6 (27.27%) Jenkins

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (90.91%) Selenium
2 16 (72.73%) HP UFT
2 16 (72.73%) WebDriver
3 13 (59.09%) Eclipse
4 12 (54.55%) TestNG
5 11 (50.00%) IntelliJ
6 8 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (31.82%) Firebug
8 6 (27.27%) Subversion
8 6 (27.27%) Maven
8 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
9 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
9 5 (22.73%) SpecFlow
10 2 (9.09%) Selenium IDE
10 2 (9.09%) JUnit
10 2 (9.09%) LoadRunner
10 2 (9.09%) JMeter
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
1 11 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) QA Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Test Leader
3 4 (18.18%) Automation Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) QA Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Tester
4 3 (13.64%) Automation Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Software Quality Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Quality Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) HTML
1 8 (36.36%) XML
2 7 (31.82%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Android
2 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (77.27%) Automated Testing
3 14 (63.64%) Test Automation
4 9 (40.91%) Test Scripting
5 8 (36.36%) Regression Testing
5 8 (36.36%) Waterfall
5 8 (36.36%) Test Management
6 7 (31.82%) TDD
7 5 (22.73%) BDD
8 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
8 4 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (13.64%) RDF
10 2 (9.09%) RAD
10 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
10 2 (9.09%) Compatibility Testing
10 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
10 2 (9.09%) Manual Testing
10 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (9.09%) Open Source
10 2 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) Java
2 15 (68.18%) SQL
3 11 (50.00%) C#
4 6 (27.27%) XPath
5 4 (18.18%) VBScript
5 4 (18.18%) VB
6 2 (9.09%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 21 (95.45%) ISTQB
2 13 (59.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.09%) HP