The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 108 71 82
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +11
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 28 46 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.48% 2.59% 2.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.97% 8.95% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 20 38 27
Average salary £42,500 £34,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.30% +15.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,350 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,421 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%
ISEB
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
563 514 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 29.79% 28.93% 32.93%
Number of salaries quoted 446 371 435
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £58,225
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

ISEB
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Bristol

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Bristol

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 27 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.26%) Software Testing
3 19 (30.65%) Scrum
4 17 (27.42%) PRINCE2
4 17 (27.42%) Test Scripting
5 16 (25.81%) ISTQB
5 16 (25.81%) Degree
6 15 (24.19%) Java
7 14 (22.58%) Automated Testing
8 13 (20.97%) Life Science
8 13 (20.97%) ITIL
8 13 (20.97%) Manufacturing
9 12 (19.35%) Service Management
9 12 (19.35%) ITSM
9 12 (19.35%) Project Management
9 12 (19.35%) Transition Management
9 12 (19.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 11 (17.74%) Business Development
10 11 (17.74%) Law
11 10 (16.13%) Business Analysis
11 10 (16.13%) Performance Testing
11 10 (16.13%) Test Automation
12 9 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (14.52%) V-Model
12 9 (14.52%) Finance
12 9 (14.52%) SQL
13 8 (12.90%) QA
13 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (12.90%) Coaching
14 7 (11.29%) Selenium

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (4.84%) IIS
2 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) Big Data
1 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Selenium
2 6 (9.68%) WebDriver
3 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.61%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (20.97%) Manufacturing
2 11 (17.74%) Law
3 9 (14.52%) Finance
4 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.23%) Back Office
4 2 (3.23%) Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Publishing
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Analyst
2 13 (20.97%) Business Analyst
2 13 (20.97%) Transition Manager
3 12 (19.35%) Test Leader
4 11 (17.74%) Test Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Test Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Lead Business Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) QA Tester
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Test Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Tester
8 2 (3.23%) Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Project Manager
9 1 (1.61%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) HTML
1 5 (8.06%) Web Services
2 1 (1.61%) REST
2 1 (1.61%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Life Science
2 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.06%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Linux
2 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.26%) Software Testing
3 19 (30.65%) Scrum
4 17 (27.42%) PRINCE2
4 17 (27.42%) Test Scripting
5 14 (22.58%) Automated Testing
6 13 (20.97%) ITIL
7 12 (19.35%) ITSM
7 12 (19.35%) Project Management
7 12 (19.35%) Service Management
7 12 (19.35%) Transition Management
8 11 (17.74%) Business Development
9 10 (16.13%) Business Analysis
9 10 (16.13%) Performance Testing
9 10 (16.13%) Test Automation
10 9 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (14.52%) V-Model
11 8 (12.90%) Coaching
11 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (11.29%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.19%) Java
2 9 (14.52%) SQL
3 6 (9.68%) C++
3 6 (9.68%) Ruby
4 5 (8.06%) VB
4 5 (8.06%) C
5 2 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (25.81%) ISTQB
1 16 (25.81%) Degree
2 12 (19.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) IIBA
5 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.61%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.61%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle
2 2 (3.23%) Pega
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
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