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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 82 57 78
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +21
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 51 73 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.87% 3.85% 2.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.02% 13.06% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 37 50 34
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,625
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £48,650 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.89% +10.00%
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
636 559 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 35.77% 29.45% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 552 437 362
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 13 February 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Bristol

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (52.69%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (34.41%) ISTQB
3 28 (30.11%) SQL
4 24 (25.81%) QA
5 22 (23.66%) Degree
6 21 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
7 20 (21.51%) Business Analysis
7 20 (21.51%) Finance
8 19 (20.43%) Automated Testing
8 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
9 18 (19.35%) Project Management
9 18 (19.35%) ITIL
9 18 (19.35%) Manual Testing
10 16 (17.20%) PRINCE2
10 16 (17.20%) Software Testing
11 15 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (15.05%) Scrum
13 13 (13.98%) Business Development
13 13 (13.98%) Waterfall
13 13 (13.98%) Non-Functional Testing
13 13 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (12.90%) Test Strategy
14 12 (12.90%) Test Scripting
14 12 (12.90%) ITSM
15 11 (11.83%) MS Excel
15 11 (11.83%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (11.83%) SQL Server
15 11 (11.83%) Service Management
16 10 (10.75%) .NET
16 10 (10.75%) Manufacturing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (3.23%) IIS
2 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (11.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.08%) IaaS
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) SMS
2 2 (2.15%) Internet
3 1 (1.08%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.83%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (11.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.53%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.23%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.15%) Big Data
5 1 (1.08%) DB2
5 1 (1.08%) MySQL
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.08%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (9.68%) Selenium
2 6 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.30%) JIRA
4 2 (2.15%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.08%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.08%) Redmine
5 1 (1.08%) Subversion
5 1 (1.08%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (21.51%) Finance
2 10 (10.75%) Manufacturing
3 8 (8.60%) Banking
3 8 (8.60%) Law
3 8 (8.60%) Retail
4 4 (4.30%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.23%) Back Office
5 3 (3.23%) Electronics
5 3 (3.23%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.23%) Publishing
6 2 (2.15%) Billing
6 2 (2.15%) Marketing
7 1 (1.08%) Advertising
7 1 (1.08%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 54 (58.06%) Analyst
2 34 (36.56%) Test Analyst
3 17 (18.28%) Business Analyst
4 10 (10.75%) Lead Business Analyst
5 9 (9.68%) Tester
6 8 (8.60%) Customer Analyst
6 8 (8.60%) Data Business Analyst
6 8 (8.60%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (8.60%) Senior Test Analyst
6 8 (8.60%) Test Leader
6 8 (8.60%) Transition Manager
7 7 (7.53%) QA Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) Project Manager
9 5 (5.38%) Software Analyst
10 4 (4.30%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (4.30%) Manual Tester
10 4 (4.30%) QA Test Analyst
10 4 (4.30%) Service Manager
10 4 (4.30%) Services Delivery Manager
11 3 (3.23%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.75%) .NET
2 4 (4.30%) Flash
2 4 (4.30%) XML
3 2 (2.15%) Web Services
4 1 (1.08%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.60%) Life Science
2 8 (8.60%) Visualisation
3 7 (7.53%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.30%) Statistics
5 3 (3.23%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.23%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.23%) User Experience
6 2 (2.15%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.15%) NHS
7 1 (1.08%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.53%) Windows
2 4 (4.30%) Unix
3 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (52.69%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
3 20 (21.51%) Business Analysis
4 19 (20.43%) Automated Testing
5 18 (19.35%) ITIL
5 18 (19.35%) Manual Testing
5 18 (19.35%) Project Management
6 16 (17.20%) PRINCE2
6 16 (17.20%) Software Testing
7 15 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (15.05%) Scrum
9 13 (13.98%) Business Development
9 13 (13.98%) Non-Functional Testing
9 13 (13.98%) Waterfall
10 12 (12.90%) ITSM
10 12 (12.90%) Test Scripting
10 12 (12.90%) Test Strategy
11 11 (11.83%) Service Management
12 10 (10.75%) Regression Testing
12 10 (10.75%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 28 (30.11%) SQL
2 7 (7.53%) Java
3 2 (2.15%) C#
4 1 (1.08%) C
4 1 (1.08%) C++
4 1 (1.08%) Perl
4 1 (1.08%) PHP
4 1 (1.08%) Python
4 1 (1.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (34.41%) ISTQB
2 22 (23.66%) Degree
3 6 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (3.23%) APMP
6 2 (2.15%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (2.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.08%) PMP
7 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (25.81%) QA
2 4 (4.30%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.08%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.60%) Oracle
2 8 (8.60%) Teradata
3 4 (4.30%) Cadence
4 2 (2.15%) SAP
5 1 (1.08%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.08%) BMC
5 1 (1.08%) Casewise
5 1 (1.08%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.08%) Cisco
5 1 (1.08%) Citrix
5 1 (1.08%) EMC
5 1 (1.08%) Epicor
5 1 (1.08%) HP
5 1 (1.08%) IBM
5 1 (1.08%) Juniper
5 1 (1.08%) NetApp
5 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.08%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.08%) VMware
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Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Good Benefits Package + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Posted: 16 days ago