The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 72 76 58
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 11 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.54% 1.06% 3.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.63% 5.42% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 25
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -37.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £18,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £32,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%
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 Dorset region.

Qualifications Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
166 166 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 23.31% 19.58% 25.30%
Number of salaries quoted 114 139 152
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £21,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

ISEB
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Dorset

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Dorset

ISEB
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -1 6 £55,000 +189.47% 1
Poole +11 3 £40,000 +23.07% 3
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Finance
3 10 (52.63%) QA
3 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
5 7 (36.84%) Performance Testing
6 6 (31.58%) Test Management
6 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
7 5 (26.32%) Statistics
7 5 (26.32%) Banking
7 5 (26.32%) Financial Institution
7 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
7 5 (26.32%) Middleware
7 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
7 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
7 5 (26.32%) OLTP
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (26.32%) TestDirector
7 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle
7 5 (26.32%) XML
7 5 (26.32%) UNIX
7 5 (26.32%) Solaris
7 5 (26.32%) Linux
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (26.32%) Temenos T24
7 5 (26.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (26.32%) Cash Management
7 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (26.32%) Process Architecture

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Temenos T24
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (26.32%) OLTP
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) TestDirector
2 3 (15.79%) JIRA
2 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.53%) TestComplete
4 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.26%) Selenium
4 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
2 5 (26.32%) Financial Institution
3 4 (21.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Business Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Test Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Business Manager
5 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Quality Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) QA Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Test Leader
6 2 (10.53%) QA Leader
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
7 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) XML
1 5 (26.32%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 5 (26.32%) Statistics
3 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.26%) PMI
3 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) UNIX
1 5 (26.32%) Solaris
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
3 7 (36.84%) Performance Testing
4 6 (31.58%) Test Management
4 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
5 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
5 5 (26.32%) Cash Management
5 5 (26.32%) Process Architecture
5 5 (26.32%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (26.32%) Resilience Testing
5 5 (26.32%) SDLC
6 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.79%) Line Management
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (15.79%) Manual Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
8 2 (10.53%) Load Testing
8 2 (10.53%) User Stories
8 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
1 1 (5.26%) C#
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.26%) IIBA
3 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) QA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (26.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
1 5 (26.32%) Green Hat
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
Poole, Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50 - £52 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vitality
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 19 days ago