The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 39 49 34
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 5 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.09% 2.81% 1.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.59% 7.09% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
Average salary £52,500 £43,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% +14.47%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +8.21%
ISEB
Gloucestershire

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

Qualifications Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
109 127 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 45.61% 39.69% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55 114 56
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +35.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £51,700 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

ISEB
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Gloucester

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 13 (81.25%) ISTQB
2 8 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) Software Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Selenium
3 7 (43.75%) LoadRunner
3 7 (43.75%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) C++
3 7 (43.75%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) Cucumber
3 7 (43.75%) Non-Functional Testing
4 6 (37.50%) ITIL V3
4 6 (37.50%) SpecFlow
4 6 (37.50%) User Stories
4 6 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 6 (37.50%) JUnit
4 6 (37.50%) JDBC
4 6 (37.50%) ITIL
4 6 (37.50%) LAN
4 6 (37.50%) WAN
4 6 (37.50%) C
4 6 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (37.50%) Ruby
4 6 (37.50%) JIRA
4 6 (37.50%) DV Cleared
4 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
5 5 (31.25%) Performance Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Penetration Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 (6.25%) MS Project
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) LAN
1 6 (37.50%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Cucumber
1 7 (43.75%) LoadRunner
1 7 (43.75%) Selenium
2 6 (37.50%) JIRA
2 6 (37.50%) JUnit
2 6 (37.50%) SpecFlow
3 4 (25.00%) TestNG
4 1 (6.25%) JBehave
4 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.25%) JMeter
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Analyst
2 12 (75.00%) Test Analyst
3 8 (50.00%) Tester
4 7 (43.75%) Software Tester
5 6 (37.50%) Manual Test Analyst
5 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 6 (37.50%) Software Analyst
5 6 (37.50%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Software Test Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) JDBC
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
1 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Non-Functional Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Software Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Functional Testing
3 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 6 (37.50%) ITIL V3
3 6 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 6 (37.50%) User Stories
4 5 (31.25%) Performance Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) CRM
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
8 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
8 1 (6.25%) Project Management
8 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C#
1 7 (43.75%) C++
1 7 (43.75%) Java
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) C
2 6 (37.50%) Ruby
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) ISTQB
2 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) DV Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) SAP