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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 88 89 60
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -29
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 8 18 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.87% 1.55% 3.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.91% 5.77% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 17
Average salary £36,690 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.16% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £39,300 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -0.68%
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
163 312 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 17.79% 26.83% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 103 295 195
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £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 2 June 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 34 (89.47%) Selenium
2 32 (84.21%) WebDriver
2 32 (84.21%) Java
3 29 (76.32%) QuickTest Pro
3 29 (76.32%) Test Automation
4 26 (68.42%) SQL
4 26 (68.42%) C#
5 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (63.16%) Eclipse
6 24 (63.16%) TestNG
6 24 (63.16%) ISTQB
7 23 (60.53%) Test Scripting
8 22 (57.89%) IntelliJ
9 21 (55.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 20 (52.63%) Cucumber
11 19 (50.00%) TDD
12 18 (47.37%) Automated Testing
13 17 (44.74%) BDD
13 17 (44.74%) SpecFlow
14 10 (26.32%) Test Management
14 10 (26.32%) Finance
15 9 (23.68%) Web Services
16 8 (21.05%) XML
16 8 (21.05%) HTML
16 8 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (21.05%) Firebug
16 8 (21.05%) Waterfall
17 7 (18.42%) Windows
18 6 (15.79%) VBScript
18 6 (15.79%) VB

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 34 (89.47%) Selenium
2 32 (84.21%) WebDriver
3 29 (76.32%) QuickTest Pro
4 24 (63.16%) Eclipse
4 24 (63.16%) TestNG
5 22 (57.89%) IntelliJ
6 20 (52.63%) Cucumber
7 17 (44.74%) SpecFlow
8 8 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (21.05%) Firebug
9 6 (15.79%) Subversion
9 6 (15.79%) Maven
9 6 (15.79%) Jenkins
10 5 (13.16%) JUnit
11 2 (5.26%) LoadRunner
11 2 (5.26%) JMeter
11 2 (5.26%) Selenium IDE
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Analyst
1 25 (65.79%) Test Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Test Leader
3 5 (13.16%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Automation Tester
3 5 (13.16%) Automation Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Tester
4 4 (10.53%) QA Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Quality Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) QA Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Software Quality Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) Web Services
2 8 (21.05%) XML
2 8 (21.05%) HTML
3 2 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Mainframe
1 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.26%) Social Media
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Android
2 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) Test Automation
2 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (60.53%) Test Scripting
4 19 (50.00%) TDD
5 18 (47.37%) Automated Testing
6 17 (44.74%) BDD
7 10 (26.32%) Test Management
8 8 (21.05%) Waterfall
9 6 (15.79%) Regression Testing
10 4 (10.53%) Integration Testing
10 4 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
11 3 (7.89%) Agile Testing
11 3 (7.89%) RDF
12 2 (5.26%) RAD
12 2 (5.26%) Compatibility Testing
12 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
12 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
12 2 (5.26%) Manual Testing
12 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (5.26%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 32 (84.21%) Java
2 26 (68.42%) SQL
2 26 (68.42%) C#
3 6 (15.79%) VBScript
3 6 (15.79%) VB
3 6 (15.79%) XPath
4 2 (5.26%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 24 (63.16%) ISTQB
2 21 (55.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) HP
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft