The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 69 40 103
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +63
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 31 58 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.77% 5.86% 0.094%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.23% 20.86% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 25 46 1
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +2.27%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
ISEB
South East

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

Qualifications Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
276 278 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 24.62% 28.08% 32.23%
Number of salaries quoted 200 241 308
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

ISEB
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

ISEB Salary Trend in East Sussex

ISEB
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in East Sussex

ISEB
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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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
Brighton -16 28 £37,000 -22.10% 1
Hove -2 2 £40,750 -25.90%
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 48 (71.64%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (67.16%) SQL
3 44 (65.67%) Selenium
4 34 (50.75%) ISTQB
5 31 (46.27%) QuickTest Pro
5 31 (46.27%) Finance
6 29 (43.28%) WebDriver
7 27 (40.30%) Test Scripting
8 24 (35.82%) HP
9 23 (34.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 22 (32.84%) QA
11 21 (31.34%) Automated Testing
12 20 (29.85%) Cucumber
12 20 (29.85%) HP Quality Center
13 19 (28.36%) Web Services
14 18 (26.87%) Test Management
15 17 (25.37%) BDD
16 14 (20.90%) Java
17 13 (19.40%) Test Automation
17 13 (19.40%) Test Planning
18 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
18 12 (17.91%) Software Testing
18 12 (17.91%) Team Foundation Server
19 10 (14.93%) SOAP
19 10 (14.93%) JIRA
19 10 (14.93%) TestNG
19 10 (14.93%) Git (software)
19 10 (14.93%) C#
19 10 (14.93%) Ruby
19 10 (14.93%) XML

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 (2.99%) IIS
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Project
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 44 (65.67%) Selenium
2 31 (46.27%) QuickTest Pro
3 29 (43.28%) WebDriver
4 20 (29.85%) Cucumber
5 12 (17.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (14.93%) TestNG
6 10 (14.93%) Git (software)
6 10 (14.93%) JIRA
6 10 (14.93%) Jenkins
7 7 (10.45%) SpecFlow
8 6 (8.96%) Selenium IDE
8 6 (8.96%) Eclipse
8 6 (8.96%) IntelliJ
9 3 (4.48%) JUnit
General
1 31 (46.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (71.64%) Analyst
2 41 (61.19%) Test Analyst
3 22 (32.84%) Senior Analyst
4 18 (26.87%) Senior Test Analyst
5 12 (17.91%) Tester
6 9 (13.43%) QA Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) QA Test Analyst
7 7 (10.45%) QA Analyst
7 7 (10.45%) Business Analyst
8 6 (8.96%) Automation Tester
8 6 (8.96%) Test Engineer
9 5 (7.46%) Senior Tester
9 5 (7.46%) Senior Automation Tester
10 4 (5.97%) Manual Tester
10 4 (5.97%) Senior Business Analyst
10 4 (5.97%) Software Test Analyst
10 4 (5.97%) Manual Test Analyst
11 3 (4.48%) Automation Test Analyst
11 3 (4.48%) Lead Business Analyst
11 3 (4.48%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.36%) Web Services
2 10 (14.93%) XML
2 10 (14.93%) XSD
2 10 (14.93%) WSDL
2 10 (14.93%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.48%) User Experience
2 2 (2.99%) Social Media
3 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (71.64%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (40.30%) Test Scripting
3 21 (31.34%) Automated Testing
4 18 (26.87%) Test Management
5 17 (25.37%) BDD
6 13 (19.40%) Test Automation
6 13 (19.40%) Test Planning
7 12 (17.91%) Software Testing
8 10 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (13.43%) TDD
10 8 (11.94%) Test Strategy
10 8 (11.94%) Mentoring
11 7 (10.45%) Manual Testing
12 5 (7.46%) Coaching
12 5 (7.46%) Black-Box Testing
13 4 (5.97%) Waterfall
13 4 (5.97%) Business Analysis
13 4 (5.97%) PRINCE2
13 4 (5.97%) Six Sigma
14 3 (4.48%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 45 (67.16%) SQL
2 14 (20.90%) Java
3 10 (14.93%) C#
3 10 (14.93%) Ruby
4 7 (10.45%) VBScript
4 7 (10.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (50.75%) ISTQB
2 23 (34.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (13.43%) Degree
4 2 (2.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.49%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (32.84%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (29.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (35.82%) HP
2 12 (17.91%) Microsoft