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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 66 57 64
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 36 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.22% 3.18% 2.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.74% 9.40% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30 18 21
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £34,400 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
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
262 234 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 23.46% 33.86% 34.49%
Number of salaries quoted 238 226 284
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £49,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

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 22 September 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Brighton

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 43 (87.76%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (69.39%) Selenium
3 33 (67.35%) Finance
4 29 (59.18%) SQL
5 28 (57.14%) QuickTest Pro
6 26 (53.06%) ISTQB
7 21 (42.86%) HP
8 18 (36.73%) Automated Testing
9 17 (34.69%) Test Management
9 17 (34.69%) Web Services
9 17 (34.69%) QA
9 17 (34.69%) HP Quality Center
10 14 (28.57%) WebDriver
11 12 (24.49%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (24.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 12 (24.49%) Test Planning
11 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
11 12 (24.49%) JIRA
11 12 (24.49%) Software Testing
12 10 (20.41%) Test Scripting
12 10 (20.41%) XML
12 10 (20.41%) XSD
12 10 (20.41%) SOAP
12 10 (20.41%) WSDL
13 9 (18.37%) V-Model
13 9 (18.37%) Degree
14 8 (16.33%) Manual Testing
14 8 (16.33%) VBScript
14 8 (16.33%) VB
15 7 (14.29%) Windows

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 34 (69.39%) Selenium
2 28 (57.14%) QuickTest Pro
3 14 (28.57%) WebDriver
4 12 (24.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (24.49%) JIRA
5 7 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 7 (14.29%) Selenium IDE
5 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 7 (14.29%) Cucumber
6 4 (8.16%) TestNG
General
1 33 (67.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (69.39%) Analyst
2 28 (57.14%) Test Analyst
3 22 (44.90%) Senior Analyst
4 20 (40.82%) Senior Test Analyst
5 17 (34.69%) Tester
6 9 (18.37%) Senior Tester
7 8 (16.33%) QA Engineer
8 7 (14.29%) Automation Tester
9 5 (10.20%) Senior Automation Tester
9 5 (10.20%) QA Tester
9 5 (10.20%) QA Analyst
10 4 (8.16%) Business Analyst
11 3 (6.12%) Automation Analyst
11 3 (6.12%) Manual Tester
11 3 (6.12%) Test Engineer
11 3 (6.12%) QA Test Analyst
11 3 (6.12%) Lead Test Analyst
11 3 (6.12%) Software Test Analyst
11 3 (6.12%) Manual Test Analyst
11 3 (6.12%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.69%) Web Services
2 10 (20.41%) XML
2 10 (20.41%) XSD
2 10 (20.41%) SOAP
2 10 (20.41%) WSDL
3 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Social Media
2 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (87.76%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.73%) Automated Testing
3 17 (34.69%) Test Management
4 12 (24.49%) Test Planning
4 12 (24.49%) Software Testing
5 10 (20.41%) Test Scripting
6 9 (18.37%) V-Model
7 8 (16.33%) Manual Testing
8 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (14.29%) BDD
9 6 (12.24%) Test Strategy
10 5 (10.20%) Test Automation
10 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
11 4 (8.16%) Scrum
11 4 (8.16%) Regression Testing
11 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
12 3 (6.12%) Black-Box Testing
12 3 (6.12%) DSDM
12 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
13 1 (2.04%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) SQL
2 8 (16.33%) VBScript
2 8 (16.33%) VB
3 7 (14.29%) Ruby
4 4 (8.16%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (53.06%) ISTQB
2 12 (24.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (18.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 17 (34.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) HP
2 12 (24.49%) Microsoft