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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 69 55 68
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 36 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.67% 3.63% 2.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.25% 10.32% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 24
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,100 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £38,800 £47,650
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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
320 281 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 23.72% 35.21% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 285 267 329
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £20,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
(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
Brighton -11 36 £37,500 +19.04% 1
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 54 (88.52%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (68.85%) Selenium
3 37 (60.66%) QuickTest Pro
4 36 (59.02%) Finance
4 36 (59.02%) SQL
5 35 (57.38%) ISTQB
6 30 (49.18%) HP
7 25 (40.98%) Automated Testing
8 22 (36.07%) HP Quality Center
9 21 (34.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 18 (29.51%) QA
11 17 (27.87%) Web Services
11 17 (27.87%) Test Management
12 15 (24.59%) VBScript
12 15 (24.59%) VB
13 14 (22.95%) JIRA
13 14 (22.95%) WebDriver
13 14 (22.95%) Selenium IDE
14 13 (21.31%) Software Testing
15 12 (19.67%) Test Scripting
15 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
15 12 (19.67%) Test Planning
15 12 (19.67%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (18.03%) V-Model
16 11 (18.03%) Scrum
17 10 (16.39%) XML
17 10 (16.39%) XSD
17 10 (16.39%) SOAP
17 10 (16.39%) WSDL
18 9 (14.75%) Degree

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 42 (68.85%) Selenium
2 37 (60.66%) QuickTest Pro
3 14 (22.95%) JIRA
3 14 (22.95%) WebDriver
3 14 (22.95%) Selenium IDE
4 12 (19.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (11.48%) Cucumber
5 7 (11.48%) Git (software)
5 7 (11.48%) Jenkins
6 4 (6.56%) TestNG
General
1 36 (59.02%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 46 (75.41%) Analyst
2 39 (63.93%) Test Analyst
3 23 (37.70%) Senior Analyst
4 21 (34.43%) Senior Test Analyst
5 19 (31.15%) Tester
6 10 (16.39%) Automation Test Analyst
6 10 (16.39%) Automation Analyst
7 9 (14.75%) Senior Tester
7 9 (14.75%) QA Engineer
8 7 (11.48%) Automation Tester
9 6 (9.84%) QA Tester
10 5 (8.20%) QA Analyst
10 5 (8.20%) Business Analyst
10 5 (8.20%) Senior Automation Tester
11 4 (6.56%) Test Engineer
12 3 (4.92%) QA Test Analyst
12 3 (4.92%) Lead Test Analyst
12 3 (4.92%) Manual Test Analyst
12 3 (4.92%) Software Test Analyst
12 3 (4.92%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (27.87%) Web Services
2 10 (16.39%) XML
2 10 (16.39%) XSD
2 10 (16.39%) SOAP
2 10 (16.39%) WSDL
3 2 (3.28%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.28%) Social Media
2 1 (1.64%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (88.52%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (40.98%) Automated Testing
3 17 (27.87%) Test Management
4 13 (21.31%) Software Testing
5 12 (19.67%) Test Scripting
5 12 (19.67%) Test Planning
6 11 (18.03%) V-Model
6 11 (18.03%) Scrum
7 9 (14.75%) Manual Testing
8 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (11.48%) BDD
9 6 (9.84%) Test Strategy
9 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
10 5 (8.20%) Regression Testing
10 5 (8.20%) Waterfall
10 5 (8.20%) Test Automation
11 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2
12 3 (4.92%) DSDM
12 3 (4.92%) Black-Box Testing
13 2 (3.28%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (59.02%) SQL
2 15 (24.59%) VBScript
2 15 (24.59%) VB
3 7 (11.48%) Ruby
4 4 (6.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 35 (57.38%) ISTQB
2 21 (34.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (14.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (29.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 22 (36.07%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (49.18%) HP
2 12 (19.67%) Microsoft