The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 41 28 15
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 5 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 2.18% 4.05% 8.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.49% 16.28% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 8
Average salary £23,250 £26,385 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.88% -22.39%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
ISEB
Devon

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

Qualifications Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
77 43 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 33.62% 24.86% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 55 34 17
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

ISEB
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Exeter

ISEB
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 5 (83.33%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
5 1 (16.67%) Selenium
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle