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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 77 64 70
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 32 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.26% 2.97% 2.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.36% 8.21% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 28
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 £29,700 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,600 £41,850
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -1.38%
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
342 280 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 24.20% 36.18% 34.42%
Number of salaries quoted 304 265 343
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 £22,800 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -10 32 £37,500 +23.96% 2
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 41 (68.33%) Selenium
2 37 (61.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 36 (60.00%) Finance
3 36 (60.00%) SQL
4 34 (56.67%) ISTQB
5 31 (51.67%) HP
6 26 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (38.33%) HP Quality Center
8 21 (35.00%) Automated Testing
8 21 (35.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 17 (28.33%) Web Services
9 17 (28.33%) Test Management
10 16 (26.67%) QA
11 15 (25.00%) VBScript
11 15 (25.00%) VB
12 14 (23.33%) Selenium IDE
13 13 (21.67%) WebDriver
13 13 (21.67%) JIRA
13 13 (21.67%) Software Testing
14 12 (20.00%) Test Scripting
14 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
14 12 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (18.33%) Scrum
15 11 (18.33%) V-Model
16 10 (16.67%) WSDL
16 10 (16.67%) XML
16 10 (16.67%) XSD
16 10 (16.67%) SOAP
17 8 (13.33%) Degree
18 7 (11.67%) Windows

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 41 (68.33%) Selenium
2 37 (61.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 14 (23.33%) Selenium IDE
4 13 (21.67%) WebDriver
4 13 (21.67%) JIRA
5 12 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (10.00%) Cucumber
6 6 (10.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (10.00%) Jenkins
7 4 (6.67%) TestNG
General
1 36 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 46 (76.67%) Analyst
2 39 (65.00%) Test Analyst
3 24 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
4 22 (36.67%) Senior Test Analyst
5 18 (30.00%) Tester
6 10 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
6 10 (16.67%) QA Engineer
6 10 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
7 9 (15.00%) Senior Tester
8 8 (13.33%) QA Tester
9 7 (11.67%) Automation Tester
10 6 (10.00%) Test Engineer
11 5 (8.33%) Business Analyst
11 5 (8.33%) Senior Automation Tester
12 4 (6.67%) Junior Test Engineer
12 4 (6.67%) Junior
12 4 (6.67%) Junior Tester
12 4 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
12 4 (6.67%) Junior Test Analyst
13 3 (5.00%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.33%) Web Services
2 10 (16.67%) WSDL
2 10 (16.67%) XML
2 10 (16.67%) XSD
2 10 (16.67%) SOAP
3 4 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.33%) Social Media
2 1 (1.67%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (35.00%) Automated Testing
3 17 (28.33%) Test Management
4 13 (21.67%) Software Testing
5 12 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 11 (18.33%) Scrum
6 11 (18.33%) V-Model
7 6 (10.00%) BDD
7 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.00%) Manual Testing
8 5 (8.33%) Regression Testing
8 5 (8.33%) Test Automation
8 5 (8.33%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
10 3 (5.00%) DSDM
10 3 (5.00%) Test Strategy
11 2 (3.33%) Project Management
11 2 (3.33%) Business Analysis
11 2 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (60.00%) SQL
2 15 (25.00%) VBScript
2 15 (25.00%) VB
3 6 (10.00%) Ruby
4 4 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 34 (56.67%) ISTQB
2 21 (35.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (26.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 23 (38.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (51.67%) HP
2 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Eurotime Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago
East Sussex
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago