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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 71 91 67
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -24
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 23 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.10% 1.26% 1.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.52% 6.82% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 14
Average salary £33,500 £48,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.20% +88.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.40%
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
306 220 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.95% 18.55% 21.19%
Number of salaries quoted 199 131 117
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 January 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Glasgow

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 24 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 23 (54.76%) Finance
3 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (40.48%) Mentoring
4 15 (35.71%) Coaching
4 15 (35.71%) SQL
5 14 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 14 (33.33%) HP
6 12 (28.57%) UNIX
6 12 (28.57%) Software Testing
6 12 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (26.19%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (26.19%) Project Management
8 10 (23.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (21.43%) Business Analysis
10 8 (19.05%) Manual Testing
10 8 (19.05%) VBA
10 8 (19.05%) Waterfall
11 7 (16.67%) V-Model
11 7 (16.67%) MS Project
11 7 (16.67%) MS Visio
11 7 (16.67%) Automated Testing
12 6 (14.29%) Test Management
12 6 (14.29%) Test Scripting
12 6 (14.29%) Selenium
12 6 (14.29%) Information Assurance
12 6 (14.29%) Test Strategy
13 5 (11.90%) Security Testing
13 5 (11.90%) QuickTest Pro
14 4 (9.52%) Regression Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Project
1 7 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Selenium
2 5 (11.90%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
General
1 23 (54.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Trainer
2 11 (26.19%) Analyst
3 10 (23.81%) Test Manager
3 10 (23.81%) Test Analyst
3 10 (23.81%) IT Trainer
4 3 (7.14%) Test Leader
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Tester
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Software Tester
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Test Consultant
6 1 (2.38%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Functional Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) QA Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Test Consultant
6 1 (2.38%) Functional Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) UNIX
2 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (40.48%) Mentoring
2 15 (35.71%) Coaching
3 14 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 12 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 11 (26.19%) Project Management
6 9 (21.43%) Business Analysis
7 8 (19.05%) Manual Testing
7 8 (19.05%) Waterfall
8 7 (16.67%) V-Model
8 7 (16.67%) Automated Testing
9 6 (14.29%) Test Management
9 6 (14.29%) Test Scripting
9 6 (14.29%) Information Assurance
9 6 (14.29%) Test Strategy
10 5 (11.90%) Security Testing
11 4 (9.52%) Regression Testing
11 4 (9.52%) Scrum
11 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (9.52%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) SQL
2 8 (19.05%) VBA
3 1 (2.38%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 12 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (23.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (9.52%) Degree
4 4 (9.52%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (4.76%) PMP
5 2 (4.76%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.38%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (26.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) SAP
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