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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 106 57 79
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +22
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 36 66 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.86% 3.40% 2.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.01% 11.02% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 27 51 36
Average salary £62,500 £37,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -5.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.40%
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
599 599 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 30.91% 30.86% 33.01%
Number of salaries quoted 486 427 462
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £56,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,546 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +1.36%

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 2 July 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Bristol

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 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 36 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (37.78%) QA
3 31 (34.44%) Software Testing
4 27 (30.00%) ISTQB
5 25 (27.78%) Scrum
6 23 (25.56%) ITIL
7 22 (24.44%) Java
8 21 (23.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 19 (21.11%) SQL
10 18 (20.00%) Degree
11 16 (17.78%) Automated Testing
11 16 (17.78%) SQL Server
11 16 (17.78%) PRINCE2
12 15 (16.67%) Performance Testing
12 15 (16.67%) Test Scripting
13 14 (15.56%) Finance
14 13 (14.44%) Banking
15 12 (13.33%) Retail
15 12 (13.33%) Selenium
16 11 (12.22%) TDD
16 11 (12.22%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (12.22%) Waterfall
17 10 (11.11%) Test Automation
17 10 (11.11%) V-Model
17 10 (11.11%) Test Planning
17 10 (11.11%) Test Strategy
17 10 (11.11%) Manufacturing
17 10 (11.11%) Life Science
17 10 (11.11%) Project Management
17 10 (11.11%) Windows

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (2.22%) IIS
1 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.78%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (13.33%) Selenium
2 8 (8.89%) WebDriver
3 3 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.33%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.22%) HP UFT
4 2 (2.22%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.11%) Bugzilla
General
1 14 (15.56%) Finance
2 13 (14.44%) Banking
3 12 (13.33%) Retail
4 10 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 8 (8.89%) Law
6 5 (5.56%) Aerospace
7 4 (4.44%) Billing
8 3 (3.33%) Telecoms
9 2 (2.22%) Publishing
9 2 (2.22%) Back Office
10 1 (1.11%) Electronics
10 1 (1.11%) Legal
10 1 (1.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (35.56%) Analyst
2 15 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 14 (15.56%) Test Manager
4 12 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 11 (12.22%) Test Engineer
5 11 (12.22%) Test Leader
6 10 (11.11%) Transition Manager
7 6 (6.67%) Software Manager
7 6 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Software Asset Manager
9 4 (4.44%) Senior Test Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Data Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) QA Tester
9 4 (4.44%) Tester
10 3 (3.33%) Developer
10 3 (3.33%) QA Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) Software Tester
10 3 (3.33%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.33%) QA Manager
10 3 (3.33%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.89%) .NET
2 5 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.11%) XML
3 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) Life Science
2 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.22%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (4.44%) Linux
3 3 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (34.44%) Software Testing
3 25 (27.78%) Scrum
4 23 (25.56%) ITIL
5 16 (17.78%) PRINCE2
5 16 (17.78%) Automated Testing
6 15 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 15 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 11 (12.22%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (12.22%) Waterfall
7 11 (12.22%) TDD
8 10 (11.11%) Project Management
8 10 (11.11%) Test Strategy
8 10 (11.11%) Test Planning
8 10 (11.11%) V-Model
8 10 (11.11%) Test Automation
9 9 (10.00%) Business Analysis
9 9 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (10.00%) Transition Management
9 9 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (24.44%) Java
2 19 (21.11%) SQL
3 9 (10.00%) C++
4 8 (8.89%) Ruby
5 6 (6.67%) C
5 6 (6.67%) C#
6 5 (5.56%) VB
7 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.11%) Python
7 1 (1.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 21 (23.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 18 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (3.33%) HND
4 3 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (3.33%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (3.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.11%) IIBA
5 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.11%) GIAC
5 1 (1.11%) CITP
5 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (37.78%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (11.11%) Oracle
2 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.67%) IBM
4 5 (5.56%) VMware
4 5 (5.56%) SAP
5 2 (2.22%) Pega
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