The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 89 90 72
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 22 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.68% 0.72% 1.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.18% 3.01% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 10
Average salary £34,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +13.92%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -2.08%
ISEB
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
269 266 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.55% 23.99% 28.65%
Number of salaries quoted 175 180 139
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +20.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £28,950 £26,826
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £49,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

ISEB
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Glasgow

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Glasgow

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 16 (55.17%) Software Testing
2 15 (51.72%) ISTQB
3 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
3 13 (44.83%) HP
4 12 (41.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (37.93%) SQL
6 10 (34.48%) UNIX
6 10 (34.48%) Automated Testing
6 10 (34.48%) Degree
6 10 (34.48%) Manual Testing
7 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (27.59%) Finance
7 8 (27.59%) MCITP
7 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
7 8 (27.59%) Mentoring
7 8 (27.59%) Coaching
8 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (20.69%) Selenium
9 6 (20.69%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
11 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
12 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
12 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
12 3 (10.34%) QuickTest Pro
12 3 (10.34%) Project Management
12 3 (10.34%) Regression Testing
12 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
12 3 (10.34%) Workflow
12 3 (10.34%) Retail
12 3 (10.34%) Security Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.90%) MS Project
3 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Selenium
2 3 (10.34%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (3.45%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Trainer
2 8 (27.59%) Applications Specialist
3 6 (20.69%) Test Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) IT Trainer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Test Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) PMO Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Test Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) UNIX
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Software Testing
2 10 (34.48%) Automated Testing
2 10 (34.48%) Manual Testing
3 8 (27.59%) Mentoring
3 8 (27.59%) Coaching
4 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
6 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
7 3 (10.34%) Security Testing
7 3 (10.34%) V-Model
7 3 (10.34%) Workflow
7 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.34%) Project Management
7 3 (10.34%) Regression Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Information Assurance
8 2 (6.90%) People Management
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.90%) Scrum
8 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
9 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) ISTQB
2 12 (41.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (34.48%) Degree
4 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (27.59%) MCITP
5 2 (6.90%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.45%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
1 13 (44.83%) HP
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
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