The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 49 49 40
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 9 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.19% 2.03% 2.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.20% 5.34% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 7
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £39,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.38%
ISEB
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Qualifications Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
125 131 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 30.41% 37.97% 31.43%
Number of salaries quoted 96 109 74
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

ISEB
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Cheltenham region.

ISEB Salary Trend in Cheltenham

ISEB
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 16 (88.89%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (50.00%) Banking
3 8 (44.44%) Degree
3 8 (44.44%) Performance Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 8 (44.44%) People Management
4 6 (33.33%) Coaching
5 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
5 5 (27.78%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (27.78%) XML
5 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 3 (16.67%) Load Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Scrum
8 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.56%) .NET
8 1 (5.56%) Test Management
8 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

General
1 16 (88.89%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 8 (44.44%) Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Head of IT
5 1 (5.56%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Head of Business Analysis
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Performance Testing
1 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
1 8 (44.44%) People Management
2 6 (33.33%) Coaching
3 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
3 5 (27.78%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Burnham Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago