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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 61 81 67
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 10 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.73% 0.71% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.10% 2.45% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 2
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +8.21%
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
99 204 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 17.10% 29.06% 23.31%
Number of salaries quoted 75 169 110
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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 +14 6 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Poole +10 2 £28,250 -10.31%
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 30 (78.95%) Finance
1 30 (78.95%) Software Testing
2 28 (73.68%) XML
3 27 (71.05%) HP
3 27 (71.05%) Middleware
3 27 (71.05%) Banking
3 27 (71.05%) QA
4 26 (68.42%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (57.89%) Green Hat
5 22 (57.89%) Test Management
5 22 (57.89%) IBM
5 22 (57.89%) MQSeries
6 19 (50.00%) ISTQB
7 17 (44.74%) Data Management
7 17 (44.74%) System Testing
7 17 (44.74%) Test Automation
7 17 (44.74%) Temenos T24
7 17 (44.74%) User Acceptance Testing
7 17 (44.74%) Unix
7 17 (44.74%) Java
7 17 (44.74%) Oracle
7 17 (44.74%) webMethods
7 17 (44.74%) Configuration Management
7 17 (44.74%) Regression Testing
7 17 (44.74%) Relational Database
7 17 (44.74%) Functional Testing
8 16 (42.11%) HP Quality Center
9 14 (36.84%) Investment Banking
10 13 (34.21%) Test Scripting
11 12 (31.58%) Integration Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 22 (57.89%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 17 (44.74%) Temenos T24
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) Relational Database
2 8 (21.05%) OLTP
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) HP UFT
1 5 (13.16%) LoadRunner
1 5 (13.16%) Subversion
1 5 (13.16%) YourKit
2 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.63%) Selenium
3 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
General
1 30 (78.95%) Finance
2 27 (71.05%) Banking
3 14 (36.84%) Investment Banking
4 8 (21.05%) Financial Institution
5 3 (7.89%) Retail
6 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Test Engineer
2 12 (31.58%) Test Leader
3 9 (23.68%) Middleware Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) Analyst
4 8 (21.05%) QA Leader
5 7 (18.42%) Business Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) Defect Manager
6 5 (13.16%) Functional Test Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Lead Tester
6 5 (13.16%) Non-Functional Tester
6 5 (13.16%) QA Tester
6 5 (13.16%) Tester
7 2 (5.26%) Business Change Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Business Change Business Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Junior
8 1 (2.63%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Junior Business Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (73.68%) XML
2 27 (71.05%) Middleware
3 5 (13.16%) JMS
3 5 (13.16%) XML Messaging
4 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (68.42%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
3 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.16%) SWIFT
4 2 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 17 (44.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) Software Testing
2 22 (57.89%) Test Management
3 17 (44.74%) Configuration Management
3 17 (44.74%) Data Management
3 17 (44.74%) Functional Testing
3 17 (44.74%) Regression Testing
3 17 (44.74%) System Testing
3 17 (44.74%) Test Automation
3 17 (44.74%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (34.21%) Test Scripting
5 12 (31.58%) Automation Testing
5 12 (31.58%) Integration Testing
5 12 (31.58%) SOA
6 9 (23.68%) Asset Management
7 8 (21.05%) Cash Management
8 7 (18.42%) Business Analysis
8 7 (18.42%) Coaching
9 5 (13.16%) Defect Management
9 5 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (13.16%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) Java
2 8 (21.05%) SQL
3 5 (13.16%) XPath
4 3 (7.89%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 12 (31.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (13.16%) Degree
3 5 (13.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (71.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (42.11%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (13.16%) CA Service Virtualization
2 5 (13.16%) nmon
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) HP
2 22 (57.89%) Green Hat
2 22 (57.89%) IBM
3 17 (44.74%) Oracle
3 17 (44.74%) webMethods
4 5 (13.16%) Dynatrace
Dorset
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + pension, health care, 25 days leave
Posted: 24 days ago