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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 81 72 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -17
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 22 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.14% 2.13% 3.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.50% 8.57% 12.79%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 9
Average salary £39,500 £34,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.49% -31.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,352 £25,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
176 245 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 17.12% 24.85% 23.43%
Number of salaries quoted 129 220 158
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £50,000 £45,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 36 (73.47%) Selenium
1 36 (73.47%) WebDriver
2 34 (69.39%) Java
3 33 (67.35%) SQL
4 32 (65.31%) QuickTest Pro
5 30 (61.22%) Test Automation
6 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (57.14%) C#
7 28 (57.14%) Test Scripting
8 27 (55.10%) ISTQB
9 26 (53.06%) Eclipse
9 26 (53.06%) TestNG
10 25 (51.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 24 (48.98%) IntelliJ
12 23 (46.94%) TDD
13 22 (44.90%) Cucumber
14 19 (38.78%) BDD
14 19 (38.78%) SpecFlow
15 16 (32.65%) Finance
15 16 (32.65%) Automated Testing
16 11 (22.45%) Web Services
17 10 (20.41%) HP
17 10 (20.41%) HP Quality Center
17 10 (20.41%) Test Management
18 9 (18.37%) Waterfall
19 8 (16.33%) Mentoring
19 8 (16.33%) XML
19 8 (16.33%) HTML
19 8 (16.33%) Firebug
20 7 (14.29%) Windows

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (8.16%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.20%) MS Project
3 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 36 (73.47%) Selenium
1 36 (73.47%) WebDriver
2 32 (65.31%) QuickTest Pro
3 26 (53.06%) Eclipse
3 26 (53.06%) TestNG
4 24 (48.98%) IntelliJ
5 22 (44.90%) Cucumber
6 19 (38.78%) SpecFlow
7 8 (16.33%) Firebug
8 7 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
9 6 (12.24%) Subversion
9 6 (12.24%) Maven
10 5 (10.20%) JUnit
11 2 (4.08%) Selenium IDE
11 2 (4.08%) LoadRunner
11 2 (4.08%) JMeter
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (73.47%) Analyst
2 32 (65.31%) Test Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Test Leader
5 5 (10.20%) Tester
5 5 (10.20%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Automation Tester
5 5 (10.20%) Automation Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) QA Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Lead Business Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Quality Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) QA Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Software Quality Engineer
9 1 (2.04%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) Web Services
2 8 (16.33%) XML
2 8 (16.33%) HTML
3 2 (4.08%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Mainframe
1 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.08%) Open Source
1 2 (4.08%) Social Media
2 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Android
2 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (61.22%) Test Automation
2 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (57.14%) Test Scripting
4 23 (46.94%) TDD
5 19 (38.78%) BDD
6 16 (32.65%) Automated Testing
7 10 (20.41%) Test Management
8 9 (18.37%) Waterfall
9 8 (16.33%) Mentoring
10 5 (10.20%) Coaching
10 5 (10.20%) Integration Testing
10 5 (10.20%) Regression Testing
11 4 (8.16%) Six Sigma
11 4 (8.16%) Compatibility Testing
11 4 (8.16%) Unit Testing
11 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
11 4 (8.16%) Manual Testing
12 3 (6.12%) Agile Testing
12 3 (6.12%) Business Transformation
12 3 (6.12%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 34 (69.39%) Java
2 33 (67.35%) SQL
3 28 (57.14%) C#
4 6 (12.24%) VBScript
4 6 (12.24%) VB
4 6 (12.24%) XPath
5 2 (4.08%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 27 (55.10%) ISTQB
2 25 (51.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (6.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) HP
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft