The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 61 89 28
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -61
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 66 37 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.26% 2.04% 6.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.98% 6.01% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 50 34 111
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £36,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.40%
Qualifications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
601 616 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 29.72% 34.01% 40.12%
Number of salaries quoted 447 494 657
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISEB
South West

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 18 April 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Bristol

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 49 (43.36%) Business Analysis
2 42 (37.17%) Finance
3 39 (34.51%) Degree
4 36 (31.86%) Test Scripting
5 29 (25.66%) ISTQB
5 29 (25.66%) SQL
6 28 (24.78%) Software Testing
7 27 (23.89%) Waterfall
8 26 (23.01%) QA
9 25 (22.12%) Selenium
10 21 (18.58%) Validation
11 20 (17.70%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (16.81%) Scrum
13 15 (13.27%) V-Model
14 14 (12.39%) HND
14 14 (12.39%) Software Engineering
15 13 (11.50%) Java
15 13 (11.50%) QuickTest Pro
15 13 (11.50%) User Acceptance Testing
16 12 (10.62%) LoadRunner
16 12 (10.62%) Project Management
16 12 (10.62%) Telecoms
17 11 (9.73%) Microsoft
18 10 (8.85%) .NET
18 10 (8.85%) Automated Testing
18 10 (8.85%) System Testing
18 10 (8.85%) Root Cause Analysis
19 9 (7.96%) HP Quality Center
19 9 (7.96%) CRM
19 9 (7.96%) Systems Analysis

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (4.42%) SharePoint 2013
1 5 (4.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (7.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (6.19%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (3.54%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.77%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.54%) GSM
1 4 (3.54%) UMTS
1 4 (3.54%) LTE
2 2 (1.77%) Intranet
2 2 (1.77%) WCDMA
2 2 (1.77%) GPRS
3 1 (0.88%) 4G
3 1 (0.88%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.88%) MVNO
3 1 (0.88%) 3G
3 1 (0.88%) SMS
3 1 (0.88%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (22.12%) Selenium
2 13 (11.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (10.62%) LoadRunner
4 6 (5.31%) SoapUI
5 5 (4.42%) MSTest
5 5 (4.42%) NUnit
5 5 (4.42%) JMeter
6 4 (3.54%) JIRA
7 3 (2.65%) WatiN
7 3 (2.65%) WATIR
8 2 (1.77%) Bugzilla
8 2 (1.77%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.77%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.88%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.88%) Redmine
9 1 (0.88%) Behat
9 1 (0.88%) Ranorex
9 1 (0.88%) ClearQuest
General
1 42 (37.17%) Finance
2 12 (10.62%) Telecoms
3 8 (7.08%) Legal
4 7 (6.19%) Retail
5 5 (4.42%) Banking
5 5 (4.42%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.54%) Electronics
7 2 (1.77%) Advertising
8 1 (0.88%) Automotive
8 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (62.83%) Analyst
2 52 (46.02%) Business Analyst
3 16 (14.16%) Test Analyst
4 13 (11.50%) Test Engineer
5 11 (9.73%) Tester
6 7 (6.19%) Senior Business Analyst
6 7 (6.19%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (5.31%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (5.31%) Test Leader
8 5 (4.42%) Automation Tester
8 5 (4.42%) Business Systems Analyst
8 5 (4.42%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 4 (3.54%) Financial Business Analyst
9 4 (3.54%) QA Engineer
9 4 (3.54%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 4 (3.54%) Banking Business Analyst
10 3 (2.65%) Test Manager
10 3 (2.65%) Senior Test Engineer
11 2 (1.77%) Integration Analyst
11 2 (1.77%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.85%) .NET
2 6 (5.31%) SOAP
3 5 (4.42%) REST
3 5 (4.42%) Web Services
4 4 (3.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.19%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.42%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (1.77%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.88%) FMCG
4 1 (0.88%) Kindle
4 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.88%) NHS
4 1 (0.88%) Replication
4 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.88%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.54%) Windows
1 4 (3.54%) Linux
2 3 (2.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (43.36%) Business Analysis
2 36 (31.86%) Test Scripting
3 28 (24.78%) Software Testing
4 27 (23.89%) Waterfall
5 21 (18.58%) Validation
6 20 (17.70%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (16.81%) Scrum
8 15 (13.27%) V-Model
9 14 (12.39%) Software Engineering
10 13 (11.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (10.62%) Project Management
12 10 (8.85%) Automated Testing
12 10 (8.85%) System Testing
12 10 (8.85%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (7.96%) CRM
13 9 (7.96%) Systems Analysis
13 9 (7.96%) Requirements Analysis
14 8 (7.08%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (7.08%) Test Automation
15 7 (6.19%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (25.66%) SQL
2 13 (11.50%) Java
3 6 (5.31%) C#
4 5 (4.42%) Python
4 5 (4.42%) PHP
5 4 (3.54%) Ruby
5 4 (3.54%) Perl
6 2 (1.77%) VBScript
6 2 (1.77%) VB
7 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (34.51%) Degree
2 29 (25.66%) ISTQB
3 14 (12.39%) HND
4 6 (5.31%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.77%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (23.01%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 9 (7.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (9.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.08%) Oracle
2 8 (7.08%) HP
3 1 (0.88%) IBM
3 1 (0.88%) Empirix
3 1 (0.88%) Compuware
3 1 (0.88%) QAD
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