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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 92 97 86
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 10 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.83% 1.22% 1.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.44% 6.32% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 15
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
291 269 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.23% 19.27% 23.01%
Number of salaries quoted 227 171 189
Average salary £42,000 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 31 July 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Glasgow

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 31 (70.45%) ISTQB
2 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (43.18%) Waterfall
3 16 (36.36%) Manual Testing
4 13 (29.55%) Test Management
4 13 (29.55%) Test Scripting
5 12 (27.27%) TDD
5 12 (27.27%) RAD
6 11 (25.00%) Project Management
6 11 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
7 9 (20.45%) Finance
8 8 (18.18%) N-Tier
9 7 (15.91%) QA
10 6 (13.64%) V-Model
11 5 (11.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (9.09%) Integration Testing
12 4 (9.09%) SDLC
12 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (9.09%) Test Strategy
12 4 (9.09%) Analytics
12 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
12 4 (9.09%) Banking
12 4 (9.09%) Scrum
12 4 (9.09%) Regression Testing
12 4 (9.09%) Windows
13 3 (6.82%) .NET
13 3 (6.82%) C#
13 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
13 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (2.27%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Analyst
2 15 (34.09%) Test Analyst
3 12 (27.27%) Architect
3 12 (27.27%) Test Architect
4 7 (15.91%) Test Manager
5 6 (13.64%) Lead Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Software Tester
6 3 (6.82%) Tester
7 2 (4.55%) QA Tester
7 2 (4.55%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.27%) Performance Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Test Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Performance Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Performance Test Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Performance Test Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.27%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) .NET
1 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) N-Tier
2 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
2 3 (6.82%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (43.18%) Waterfall
2 16 (36.36%) Manual Testing
3 13 (29.55%) Test Management
3 13 (29.55%) Test Scripting
4 12 (27.27%) TDD
4 12 (27.27%) RAD
5 11 (25.00%) Project Management
5 11 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 6 (13.64%) V-Model
7 4 (9.09%) Analytics
7 4 (9.09%) Integration Testing
7 4 (9.09%) SDLC
7 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (9.09%) Test Strategy
7 4 (9.09%) Scrum
7 4 (9.09%) Regression Testing
8 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.82%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) C#
2 2 (4.55%) SQL
3 1 (2.27%) Python
3 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (70.45%) ISTQB
2 5 (11.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (6.82%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (4.55%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) IIBA
5 1 (2.27%) CBAP
5 1 (2.27%) PMP
5 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) HP
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle
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