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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 112 92 63
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -29
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 25 42 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.35% 2.06% 3.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.00% 7.37% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8 36 53
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
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
625 570 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 33.67% 27.91% 30.79%
Number of salaries quoted 531 466 470
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 34 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (38.55%) SQL
3 30 (36.14%) Project Management
3 30 (36.14%) Degree
4 29 (34.94%) ITIL
5 27 (32.53%) PRINCE2
6 24 (28.92%) Business Development
7 22 (26.51%) Service Management
8 21 (25.30%) SQL Server
9 20 (24.10%) ISTQB
9 20 (24.10%) Presales
10 19 (22.89%) Oracle
11 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
11 18 (21.69%) Finance
12 17 (20.48%) QA
13 16 (19.28%) Data Centre
13 16 (19.28%) Software Engineering
13 16 (19.28%) Service Delivery
14 15 (18.07%) Computer Science
15 14 (16.87%) Automated Testing
16 13 (15.66%) Business Analysis
16 13 (15.66%) Publishing
16 13 (15.66%) CRM
16 13 (15.66%) User Acceptance Testing
16 13 (15.66%) Manual Testing
16 13 (15.66%) Continuous Improvement
16 13 (15.66%) Line Management
17 12 (14.46%) ITIL V3
17 12 (14.46%) IaaS
17 12 (14.46%) Customer Engagement

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (2.41%) IIS
2 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (13.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.46%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (14.46%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (14.46%) IaaS
1 12 (14.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (14.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) SMS
2 2 (2.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.30%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.46%) DB2
2 12 (14.46%) MySQL
3 7 (8.43%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.61%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.20%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (8.43%) Selenium
3 3 (3.61%) JIRA
4 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.20%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 18 (21.69%) Finance
2 13 (15.66%) Publishing
3 10 (12.05%) Manufacturing
4 8 (9.64%) Law
5 4 (4.82%) Banking
5 4 (4.82%) Retail
6 3 (3.61%) Back Office
6 3 (3.61%) Electronics
6 3 (3.61%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.41%) Billing
7 2 (2.41%) Marketing
8 1 (1.20%) Advertising
8 1 (1.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 44 (53.01%) Analyst
2 35 (42.17%) Test Analyst
3 12 (14.46%) Architect
3 12 (14.46%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (9.64%) Business Analyst
4 8 (9.64%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (9.64%) Senior Test Analyst
4 8 (9.64%) Tester
4 8 (9.64%) Transition Manager
5 7 (8.43%) QA Analyst
5 7 (8.43%) QA Test Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Customer Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) Data Business Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Lead Business Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) Service Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Services Delivery Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Software Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) .NET
2 4 (4.82%) Flash
3 3 (3.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.28%) Data Centre
2 15 (18.07%) Computer Science
3 12 (14.46%) CMDB
4 8 (9.64%) Life Science
5 7 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.82%) Statistics
6 4 (4.82%) Visualisation
7 3 (3.61%) Driving Licence
7 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.61%) User Experience
8 2 (2.41%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (2.41%) NHS
9 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.43%) Windows
2 4 (4.82%) Unix
3 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (36.14%) Project Management
3 29 (34.94%) ITIL
4 27 (32.53%) PRINCE2
5 24 (28.92%) Business Development
6 22 (26.51%) Service Management
7 20 (24.10%) Presales
8 16 (19.28%) Service Delivery
8 16 (19.28%) Software Engineering
9 14 (16.87%) Automated Testing
10 13 (15.66%) Business Analysis
10 13 (15.66%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (15.66%) CRM
10 13 (15.66%) Line Management
10 13 (15.66%) Manual Testing
10 13 (15.66%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (14.46%) Capacity Planning
11 12 (14.46%) Customer Engagement
11 12 (14.46%) IT Governance
11 12 (14.46%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 32 (38.55%) SQL
2 7 (8.43%) Java
3 2 (2.41%) C#
4 1 (1.20%) C++
4 1 (1.20%) Perl
4 1 (1.20%) PHP
4 1 (1.20%) Python
4 1 (1.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (36.14%) Degree
2 20 (24.10%) ISTQB
3 12 (14.46%) PMI Certification
3 12 (14.46%) PMP
4 4 (4.82%) APMP
4 4 (4.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (3.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.41%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (2.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.48%) QA
2 4 (4.82%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (14.46%) SCVMM
2 2 (2.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (22.89%) Oracle
2 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
3 12 (14.46%) BMC
3 12 (14.46%) CheckPoint
3 12 (14.46%) Cisco
3 12 (14.46%) Citrix
3 12 (14.46%) EMC
3 12 (14.46%) HP
3 12 (14.46%) IBM
3 12 (14.46%) Juniper
3 12 (14.46%) NetApp
3 12 (14.46%) VMware
4 4 (4.82%) Cadence
4 4 (4.82%) Teradata
5 2 (2.41%) SAP
6 1 (1.20%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.20%) Casewise
6 1 (1.20%) Epicor
6 1 (1.20%) TIBCO
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago