The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 17 26 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 2 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.90% 5.66% 12.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 35.29% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 11
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+8.21% -
ISEB
West Sussex

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

Qualifications Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 24.76% 16.04% 24.18%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 21
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

ISEB
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Gatwick

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) NUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) WebLOAD
3 1 (25.00%) CSQA
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (25.00%) Calabash
3 1 (25.00%) LoadUI
3 1 (25.00%) Appium
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Linux

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) WebLOAD
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) Calabash
2 1 (25.00%) LoadUI
2 1 (25.00%) Appium
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (25.00%) Rational Robot
2 1 (25.00%) JMeter
2 1 (25.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) DSDM
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Tcl
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA