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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 101 71 78
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +7
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 36 52 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.95% 2.87% 2.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.23% 9.74% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 26 43 35
Average salary £53,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,200 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,622 £42,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
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
578 534 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 31.33% 29.47% 31.56%
Number of salaries quoted 468 377 425
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 July 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Bristol

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 28 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.92%) ISTQB
3 20 (25.64%) Software Testing
3 20 (25.64%) ITIL
4 18 (23.08%) SQL
4 18 (23.08%) Degree
4 18 (23.08%) QA
4 18 (23.08%) Scrum
5 17 (21.79%) Java
5 17 (21.79%) PRINCE2
6 14 (17.95%) Automated Testing
6 14 (17.95%) Test Scripting
7 13 (16.67%) Life Science
7 13 (16.67%) Manufacturing
7 13 (16.67%) Project Management
7 13 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 12 (15.38%) Transition Management
8 12 (15.38%) Service Management
8 12 (15.38%) ITSM
9 11 (14.10%) Finance
9 11 (14.10%) Law
9 11 (14.10%) Business Development
9 11 (14.10%) Performance Testing
9 11 (14.10%) Test Planning
9 11 (14.10%) Test Strategy
10 10 (12.82%) Waterfall
10 10 (12.82%) Business Analysis
10 10 (12.82%) TDD
11 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
11 9 (11.54%) MS Excel

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 2 (2.56%) IIS
1 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.41%) Big Data
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Selenium
2 7 (8.97%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.56%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.56%) HP UFT
General
1 13 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 11 (14.10%) Finance
2 11 (14.10%) Law
3 7 (8.97%) Banking
3 7 (8.97%) Retail
4 4 (5.13%) Billing
5 2 (2.56%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.56%) Back Office
5 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.28%) Electronics
6 1 (1.28%) Legal
6 1 (1.28%) Advertising
6 1 (1.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (34.62%) Analyst
2 13 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 13 (16.67%) Transition Manager
3 11 (14.10%) Test Leader
4 10 (12.82%) Test Manager
4 10 (12.82%) Test Analyst
5 8 (10.26%) Test Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) Software Manager
7 5 (6.41%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Software Asset Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Software Test Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Data Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Tester
8 3 (3.85%) QA Tester
9 2 (2.56%) Senior Test Engineer
9 2 (2.56%) Lead Business Analyst
9 2 (2.56%) Agile Business Analyst
9 2 (2.56%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.69%) .NET
2 5 (6.41%) HTML
3 4 (5.13%) Web Services
4 1 (1.28%) XML
4 1 (1.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Life Science
2 9 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.41%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.69%) Windows
2 3 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (1.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (25.64%) Software Testing
2 20 (25.64%) ITIL
3 18 (23.08%) Scrum
4 17 (21.79%) PRINCE2
5 14 (17.95%) Automated Testing
5 14 (17.95%) Test Scripting
6 13 (16.67%) Project Management
7 12 (15.38%) Service Management
7 12 (15.38%) ITSM
7 12 (15.38%) Transition Management
8 11 (14.10%) Test Planning
8 11 (14.10%) Test Strategy
8 11 (14.10%) Performance Testing
8 11 (14.10%) Business Development
9 10 (12.82%) TDD
9 10 (12.82%) Business Analysis
9 10 (12.82%) Waterfall
10 9 (11.54%) V-Model
10 9 (11.54%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.08%) SQL
2 17 (21.79%) Java
3 8 (10.26%) Ruby
4 7 (8.97%) C++
5 6 (7.69%) C
6 5 (6.41%) C#
6 5 (6.41%) VB
7 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.28%) Python
7 1 (1.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (26.92%) ISTQB
2 18 (23.08%) Degree
3 13 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (3.85%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (2.56%) HND
5 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.28%) IIBA
6 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.26%) Oracle
3 5 (6.41%) SAP
3 5 (6.41%) IBM
3 5 (6.41%) VMware
4 2 (2.56%) Pega
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