The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 97 86 74
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 17 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.22% 1.15% 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.32% 4.98% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 8
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -35.13%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
269 281 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 19.26% 23.17% 31.36%
Number of salaries quoted 171 186 161
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
ISEB
Scotland

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 July 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Glasgow

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (36.00%) MCITP
2 9 (36.00%) ISTQB
2 9 (36.00%) Degree
3 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (32.00%) Software Testing
4 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 7 (28.00%) HP
4 7 (28.00%) UNIX
5 6 (24.00%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (24.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (20.00%) Selenium
6 5 (20.00%) SQL
7 4 (16.00%) Windows
7 4 (16.00%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (16.00%) Automated Testing
7 4 (16.00%) Test Management
7 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
7 4 (16.00%) Manual Testing
7 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
7 4 (16.00%) V-Model
8 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
8 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (12.00%) Banking
8 3 (12.00%) Citrix
8 3 (12.00%) Oracle
9 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
9 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
9 2 (8.00%) Solaris

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle BPEL
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Selenium
2 4 (16.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (8.00%) WinRunner
3 2 (8.00%) JIRA
4 1 (4.00%) Bugzilla
4 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Applications Specialist
2 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Trainer
4 3 (12.00%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.00%) PMO Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Build Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
1 1 (4.00%) XML
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) UNIX
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Solaris
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (16.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (16.00%) Test Management
2 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (16.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (16.00%) V-Model
3 2 (8.00%) SOA
3 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Workflow
3 2 (8.00%) BPEL
3 2 (8.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (4.00%) P3M3
4 1 (4.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (36.00%) MCITP
1 9 (36.00%) ISTQB
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) HP
3 3 (12.00%) Citrix
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (8.00%) Informatica
5 1 (4.00%) LexisNexis