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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 68 73 51
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -22
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 53 44 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.92% 2.72% 4.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.93% 8.61% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 44 36 63
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £25,250 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,232 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.40%
Qualifications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
534 511 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 29.42% 31.56% 39.89%
Number of salaries quoted 374 427 559
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 28 July 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Bristol

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 44 (35.77%) Business Analysis
2 41 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 40 (32.52%) QA
4 37 (30.08%) Degree
5 36 (29.27%) Finance
6 33 (26.83%) ISTQB
7 30 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (23.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 26 (21.14%) SQL
10 25 (20.33%) Test Scripting
11 22 (17.89%) Project Management
11 22 (17.89%) Scrum
12 20 (16.26%) Waterfall
13 18 (14.63%) Automated Testing
13 18 (14.63%) PRINCE2
14 17 (13.82%) Telecoms
15 16 (13.01%) Selenium
16 15 (12.20%) Windows
17 13 (10.57%) Oracle
17 13 (10.57%) User Acceptance Testing
17 13 (10.57%) Test Strategy
18 12 (9.76%) Integration Testing
18 12 (9.76%) SQL Server
18 12 (9.76%) Microsoft
18 12 (9.76%) Legal
19 11 (8.94%) Validation
19 11 (8.94%) Software Engineering
19 11 (8.94%) N-Tier
19 11 (8.94%) Java
19 11 (8.94%) Test Automation

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (4.07%) SharePoint
1 5 (4.07%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (5.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (7.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (6.50%) JDE OneWorld
3 7 (5.69%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (3.25%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.07%) Intranet
2 4 (3.25%) LTE
2 4 (3.25%) Internet
2 4 (3.25%) GSM
2 4 (3.25%) UMTS
3 2 (1.63%) WCDMA
3 2 (1.63%) GPRS
4 1 (0.81%) 2G
4 1 (0.81%) SMS
4 1 (0.81%) 3G
4 1 (0.81%) 4G
4 1 (0.81%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.81%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (13.01%) Selenium
2 10 (8.13%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (5.69%) LoadRunner
3 7 (5.69%) SoapUI
4 4 (3.25%) JIRA
4 4 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.25%) JMeter
5 3 (2.44%) Bugzilla
5 3 (2.44%) WatiN
5 3 (2.44%) TestComplete
5 3 (2.44%) WATIR
6 2 (1.63%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.81%) NUnit
7 1 (0.81%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.81%) MSTest
7 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.81%) Redmine
7 1 (0.81%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.81%) SpecFlow
General
1 36 (29.27%) Finance
2 17 (13.82%) Telecoms
3 12 (9.76%) Legal
4 10 (8.13%) Retail
5 6 (4.88%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.07%) Banking
7 4 (3.25%) Electronics
8 3 (2.44%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.81%) Advertising
9 1 (0.81%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 69 (56.10%) Analyst
2 37 (30.08%) Business Analyst
3 30 (24.39%) Test Analyst
4 15 (12.20%) Tester
5 13 (10.57%) Test Leader
6 8 (6.50%) Test Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) QA Tester
7 7 (5.69%) Business Systems Analyst
7 7 (5.69%) Systems Analyst
7 7 (5.69%) Test Manager
8 6 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.07%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 5 (4.07%) QA Engineer
10 4 (3.25%) Integration Test Analyst
10 4 (3.25%) Integration Analyst
10 4 (3.25%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.25%) Test Consultant
10 4 (3.25%) Integration Consultant
10 4 (3.25%) Banking Business Analyst
10 4 (3.25%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.69%) CSS
1 7 (5.69%) HTML
2 4 (3.25%) XML
2 4 (3.25%) .NET
3 3 (2.44%) SOAP
3 3 (2.44%) CSS3
4 1 (0.81%) J2EE
4 1 (0.81%) Web Services
4 1 (0.81%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.94%) N-Tier
2 8 (6.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.07%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.63%) Open Source
6 1 (0.81%) Replication
6 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.81%) iPad
6 1 (0.81%) Kindle
6 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.20%) Windows
2 7 (5.69%) UNIX
3 4 (3.25%) Linux
4 1 (0.81%) Android
4 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (35.77%) Business Analysis
2 41 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 30 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (20.33%) Test Scripting
5 22 (17.89%) Project Management
5 22 (17.89%) Scrum
6 20 (16.26%) Waterfall
7 18 (14.63%) Automated Testing
7 18 (14.63%) PRINCE2
8 13 (10.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (10.57%) Test Strategy
9 12 (9.76%) Integration Testing
10 11 (8.94%) Validation
10 11 (8.94%) Software Engineering
10 11 (8.94%) Test Automation
10 11 (8.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 10 (8.13%) V-Model
11 10 (8.13%) Manual Testing
11 10 (8.13%) User Stories
11 10 (8.13%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (21.14%) SQL
2 11 (8.94%) Java
3 5 (4.07%) Python
4 4 (3.25%) C++
4 4 (3.25%) Perl
4 4 (3.25%) PHP
4 4 (3.25%) Ruby
5 3 (2.44%) C
5 3 (2.44%) VBScript
6 2 (1.63%) VB
6 2 (1.63%) C#
7 1 (0.81%) VBA
7 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (30.08%) Degree
2 33 (26.83%) ISTQB
3 29 (23.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (5.69%) HND
5 5 (4.07%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.44%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.63%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.63%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (32.52%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (3.25%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.81%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (10.57%) Oracle
2 12 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.50%) HP
4 3 (2.44%) Telerik
5 2 (1.63%) SAP
5 2 (1.63%) QAD
6 1 (0.81%) IBM
6 1 (0.81%) Compuware
6 1 (0.81%) Empirix
6 1 (0.81%) Informatica
Bristol, Avon
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 21 days ago