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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 86 61 90
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +29
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 40 68 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.96% 3.43% 2.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.05% 11.37% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 35 50 33
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,300 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £58,400 £60,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+8.21% +1.38%
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
567 598 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 27.77% 30.13% 34.27%
Number of salaries quoted 462 453 500
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 April 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Bristol

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 55 (48.67%) QA
2 51 (45.13%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (40.71%) ISTQB
4 45 (39.82%) Software Testing
5 43 (38.05%) Finance
6 40 (35.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 38 (33.63%) Scrum
8 33 (29.20%) Banking
9 30 (26.55%) Retail
10 22 (19.47%) Aerospace
11 20 (17.70%) Selenium
11 20 (17.70%) ITIL
12 19 (16.81%) SQL Server
13 18 (15.93%) Java
13 18 (15.93%) Test Scripting
14 16 (14.16%) Degree
15 15 (13.27%) SQL
15 15 (13.27%) User Acceptance Testing
16 14 (12.39%) Business Analysis
17 13 (11.50%) Automated Testing
18 11 (9.73%) Windows
18 11 (9.73%) Performance Testing
18 11 (9.73%) Manual Testing
18 11 (9.73%) Test Planning
18 11 (9.73%) Waterfall
18 11 (9.73%) Test Strategy
19 10 (8.85%) People Management
19 10 (8.85%) PRINCE2
19 10 (8.85%) Oracle
19 10 (8.85%) MS Excel

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 1 (0.88%) IIS
1 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (8.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.77%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.31%) Internet
2 2 (1.77%) NAS
3 1 (0.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.19%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (17.70%) Selenium
2 8 (7.08%) WebDriver
3 7 (6.19%) SoapUI
4 4 (3.54%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.54%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.65%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.88%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
General
1 43 (38.05%) Finance
2 33 (29.20%) Banking
3 30 (26.55%) Retail
4 22 (19.47%) Aerospace
5 9 (7.96%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.54%) Billing
7 2 (1.77%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.77%) Advertising
7 2 (1.77%) Publishing
7 2 (1.77%) Law
8 1 (0.88%) Legal
8 1 (0.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 47 (41.59%) Analyst
2 26 (23.01%) Test Analyst
3 24 (21.24%) Test Manager
4 16 (14.16%) Business Analyst
5 14 (12.39%) Test Leader
6 8 (7.08%) Consultant
6 8 (7.08%) Test Consultant
7 7 (6.19%) QA Manager
8 6 (5.31%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) Test Engineer
8 6 (5.31%) Software Manager
9 5 (4.42%) Software Asset Manager
10 4 (3.54%) Senior Test Analyst
10 4 (3.54%) Data Analyst
10 4 (3.54%) QA Engineer
10 4 (3.54%) Architect
11 3 (2.65%) Tester
11 3 (2.65%) Transition Manager
11 3 (2.65%) Team Leader
11 3 (2.65%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.08%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.88%) XML
2 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.77%) Life Science
4 1 (0.88%) Replication
4 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.73%) Windows
2 5 (4.42%) Linux
3 4 (3.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (45.13%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (39.82%) Software Testing
3 38 (33.63%) Scrum
4 20 (17.70%) ITIL
5 18 (15.93%) Test Scripting
6 15 (13.27%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (12.39%) Business Analysis
8 13 (11.50%) Automated Testing
9 11 (9.73%) Performance Testing
9 11 (9.73%) Manual Testing
9 11 (9.73%) Waterfall
9 11 (9.73%) Test Strategy
9 11 (9.73%) Test Planning
10 10 (8.85%) People Management
10 10 (8.85%) Data Management
10 10 (8.85%) PRINCE2
10 10 (8.85%) Project Management
11 8 (7.08%) Software Engineering
11 8 (7.08%) Test Automation
12 7 (6.19%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.93%) Java
2 15 (13.27%) SQL
3 5 (4.42%) C#
3 5 (4.42%) C++
4 4 (3.54%) Ruby
5 2 (1.77%) Python
6 1 (0.88%) C
6 1 (0.88%) Perl
6 1 (0.88%) VB
6 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 46 (40.71%) ISTQB
2 40 (35.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 16 (14.16%) Degree
4 4 (3.54%) HND
4 4 (3.54%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (2.65%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.77%) GIAC
6 2 (1.77%) CITP
6 2 (1.77%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (48.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (8.85%) Microsoft
1 10 (8.85%) Oracle
2 7 (6.19%) IBM
3 6 (5.31%) VMware
4 5 (4.42%) SAP
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco
5 1 (0.88%) HP
5 1 (0.88%) EMC
5 1 (0.88%) Citrix
5 1 (0.88%) Juniper
5 1 (0.88%) CheckPoint
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £39355.00 - £46300.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 26 days ago