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 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 90 79 37
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -42
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 40 38 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.18% 2.41% 5.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.62% 7.10% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 36 26 81
Average salary £34,500 £30,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,701 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
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
525 535 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 28.55% 33.99% 41.82%
Number of salaries quoted 418 451 581
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,225 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

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 22 September 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Bristol

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 48 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (41.90%) Software Testing
3 34 (32.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 32 (30.48%) Business Analysis
5 27 (25.71%) QA
5 27 (25.71%) SQL
6 26 (24.76%) Finance
7 22 (20.95%) Test Scripting
8 21 (20.00%) Scrum
9 20 (19.05%) Automated Testing
10 19 (18.10%) Test Planning
11 18 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (17.14%) Waterfall
11 18 (17.14%) Selenium
11 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
11 18 (17.14%) PRINCE2
12 16 (15.24%) Project Management
12 16 (15.24%) Degree
13 15 (14.29%) ISTQB
13 15 (14.29%) Oracle
14 14 (13.33%) Line Management
15 13 (12.38%) Windows
15 13 (12.38%) MS Excel
15 13 (12.38%) N-Tier
15 13 (12.38%) QuickTest Pro
15 13 (12.38%) Software Engineering
16 12 (11.43%) Test Automation
16 12 (11.43%) Manual Testing
17 11 (10.48%) V-Model
18 10 (9.52%) Test Strategy

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 3 (2.86%) IIS
1 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (12.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (7.62%) JDE OneWorld
2 5 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.76%) Internet
2 3 (2.86%) Intranet
3 1 (0.95%) SAN
3 1 (0.95%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.71%) MS Access
3 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (17.14%) Selenium
2 13 (12.38%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.90%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.90%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.95%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.95%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.95%) TestComplete
5 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.95%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (24.76%) Finance
2 9 (8.57%) Retail
2 9 (8.57%) Legal
2 9 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.86%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.90%) Advertising
6 1 (0.95%) Banking
6 1 (0.95%) Military
Job Titles
1 51 (48.57%) Analyst
2 25 (23.81%) Business Analyst
2 25 (23.81%) Test Analyst
3 21 (20.00%) Tester
4 12 (11.43%) Test Leader
5 9 (8.57%) QA Tester
6 7 (6.67%) Senior Tester
6 7 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
6 7 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (5.71%) Automated Tester
7 6 (5.71%) Test Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) Test Manager
9 4 (3.81%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (3.81%) Automation Analyst
9 4 (3.81%) Consultant
9 4 (3.81%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (3.81%) Test Consultant
9 4 (3.81%) QA Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) Integration Test Analyst
9 4 (3.81%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.57%) CSS
1 9 (8.57%) HTML
2 3 (2.86%) CSS3
3 1 (0.95%) SOAP
3 1 (0.95%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (12.38%) N-Tier
3 6 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.90%) Open Source
5 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.95%) Kindle
6 1 (0.95%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.38%) Windows
2 4 (3.81%) UNIX
3 1 (0.95%) Linux
3 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.95%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (41.90%) Software Testing
3 32 (30.48%) Business Analysis
4 22 (20.95%) Test Scripting
5 21 (20.00%) Scrum
6 20 (19.05%) Automated Testing
7 19 (18.10%) Test Planning
8 18 (17.14%) Waterfall
8 18 (17.14%) PRINCE2
9 16 (15.24%) Project Management
10 14 (13.33%) Line Management
11 13 (12.38%) Software Engineering
12 12 (11.43%) Test Automation
12 12 (11.43%) Manual Testing
13 11 (10.48%) V-Model
14 10 (9.52%) Test Strategy
14 10 (9.52%) User Stories
14 10 (9.52%) TDD
15 9 (8.57%) Validation
15 9 (8.57%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.71%) SQL
2 9 (8.57%) Java
3 6 (5.71%) VBA
4 4 (3.81%) C++
5 3 (2.86%) C
6 2 (1.90%) Python
6 2 (1.90%) VB
7 1 (0.95%) VBScript
7 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (32.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 16 (15.24%) Degree
3 15 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 9 (8.57%) HND
5 6 (5.71%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (2.86%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (25.71%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) WMI
Vendors
1 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (2.86%) Telerik
4 2 (1.90%) SAP
4 2 (1.90%) QAD
5 1 (0.95%) VMware
5 1 (0.95%) Cisco
5 1 (0.95%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.95%) Juniper
5 1 (0.95%) Informatica
5 1 (0.95%) HP
5 1 (0.95%) EMC
5 1 (0.95%) Citrix
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Good Benefits Package + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £33000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + bonus + health + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Spectrum IT
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + Pension, Medical, 28days hol
Posted: 8 days ago