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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 67 73 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -22
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 51 42 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.79% 2.59% 4.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.38% 8.25% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 42 35 59
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 £23,900 £25,200 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,512 £42,600 £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
544 509 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 29.76% 31.44% 39.52%
Number of salaries quoted 381 424 553
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £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 24 July 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Bristol

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 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 43 (36.13%) Business Analysis
2 40 (33.61%) Software Testing
3 38 (31.93%) QA
4 36 (30.25%) Degree
4 36 (30.25%) Finance
5 33 (27.73%) ISTQB
6 29 (24.37%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 24 (20.17%) Test Scripting
8 24 (20.17%) SQL
9 22 (18.49%) Project Management
10 21 (17.65%) Scrum
11 18 (15.13%) Waterfall
12 17 (14.29%) Telecoms
12 17 (14.29%) Automated Testing
12 17 (14.29%) PRINCE2
13 15 (12.61%) Selenium
14 14 (11.76%) Windows
15 13 (10.92%) Oracle
15 13 (10.92%) Test Strategy
16 12 (10.08%) Integration Testing
16 12 (10.08%) User Acceptance Testing
16 12 (10.08%) Microsoft
16 12 (10.08%) SQL Server
16 12 (10.08%) Legal
17 11 (9.24%) Java
17 11 (9.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 11 (9.24%) Test Automation
18 10 (8.40%) User Stories
18 10 (8.40%) QuickTest Pro

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (4.20%) SharePoint
1 5 (4.20%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (2.52%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (7.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (6.72%) JDE OneWorld
3 7 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (3.36%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.36%) LTE
1 4 (3.36%) Intranet
1 4 (3.36%) GSM
1 4 (3.36%) UMTS
2 3 (2.52%) Internet
3 2 (1.68%) WCDMA
3 2 (1.68%) GPRS
4 1 (0.84%) 2G
4 1 (0.84%) SMS
4 1 (0.84%) 3G
4 1 (0.84%) 4G
4 1 (0.84%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.84%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (12.61%) Selenium
2 10 (8.40%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (5.88%) LoadRunner
3 7 (5.88%) SoapUI
4 4 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.36%) JIRA
4 4 (3.36%) JMeter
5 3 (2.52%) Bugzilla
5 3 (2.52%) WATIR
5 3 (2.52%) TestComplete
5 3 (2.52%) WatiN
6 2 (1.68%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.84%) NUnit
7 1 (0.84%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.84%) Redmine
7 1 (0.84%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.84%) MSTest
7 1 (0.84%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.84%) Ranorex
General
1 36 (30.25%) Finance
2 17 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 12 (10.08%) Legal
4 10 (8.40%) Retail
5 6 (5.04%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.20%) Banking
7 4 (3.36%) Electronics
8 2 (1.68%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.84%) Automotive
9 1 (0.84%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 68 (57.14%) Analyst
2 36 (30.25%) Business Analyst
3 30 (25.21%) Test Analyst
4 13 (10.92%) Tester
5 12 (10.08%) Test Leader
6 8 (6.72%) Test Engineer
7 7 (5.88%) Test Manager
8 6 (5.04%) Business Systems Analyst
8 6 (5.04%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (5.04%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.20%) QA Tester
9 5 (4.20%) QA Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 4 (3.36%) Integration Analyst
10 4 (3.36%) Integration Test Analyst
10 4 (3.36%) Consultant
10 4 (3.36%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.36%) Banking Business Analyst
10 4 (3.36%) Test Consultant
10 4 (3.36%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.20%) CSS
1 5 (4.20%) HTML
2 4 (3.36%) .NET
2 4 (3.36%) XML
3 3 (2.52%) SOAP
4 2 (1.68%) CSS3
5 1 (0.84%) J2EE
5 1 (0.84%) Web Services
5 1 (0.84%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.40%) N-Tier
2 7 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.20%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (2.52%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.68%) Open Source
6 1 (0.84%) Replication
6 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.84%) Kindle
6 1 (0.84%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.76%) Windows
2 7 (5.88%) UNIX
3 4 (3.36%) Linux
4 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.84%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (36.13%) Business Analysis
2 40 (33.61%) Software Testing
3 29 (24.37%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (20.17%) Test Scripting
5 22 (18.49%) Project Management
6 21 (17.65%) Scrum
7 18 (15.13%) Waterfall
8 17 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 17 (14.29%) PRINCE2
9 13 (10.92%) Test Strategy
10 12 (10.08%) Integration Testing
10 12 (10.08%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (9.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 11 (9.24%) Test Automation
12 10 (8.40%) User Stories
12 10 (8.40%) SOA
12 10 (8.40%) Validation
12 10 (8.40%) Software Engineering
13 9 (7.56%) TDD
13 9 (7.56%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (20.17%) SQL
2 11 (9.24%) Java
3 4 (3.36%) C++
3 4 (3.36%) Perl
3 4 (3.36%) PHP
3 4 (3.36%) Python
3 4 (3.36%) Ruby
4 3 (2.52%) VBScript
4 3 (2.52%) C
5 2 (1.68%) C#
5 2 (1.68%) VB
6 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (30.25%) Degree
2 33 (27.73%) ISTQB
3 28 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (5.04%) HND
5 5 (4.20%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.52%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.68%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.68%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (31.93%) QA
2 1 (0.84%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (3.36%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.84%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (10.92%) Oracle
2 12 (10.08%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.72%) HP
4 3 (2.52%) Telerik
5 2 (1.68%) SAP
5 2 (1.68%) QAD
6 1 (0.84%) IBM
6 1 (0.84%) Empirix
6 1 (0.84%) Informatica
6 1 (0.84%) Compuware
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