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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 31 37 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 9 4 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 4.48% 1.70% 10.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.98% 5.33% 22.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 25
Average salary £50,000 £36,771 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.97% -1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,542 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £43,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
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
82 75 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 40.80% 31.91% 45.12%
Number of salaries quoted 68 56 99
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,200 £57,410
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Gloucester

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) ISTQB
3 8 (61.54%) UNIX
3 8 (61.54%) Bash Shell
4 7 (53.85%) Test Scripting
4 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
4 7 (53.85%) Test Automation
4 7 (53.85%) Ruby
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) Shell Script
5 6 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
6 5 (38.46%) Performance Testing
7 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (23.08%) C#
8 3 (23.08%) C++
8 3 (23.08%) Python
8 3 (23.08%) JDBC
8 3 (23.08%) ITIL
8 3 (23.08%) JIRA
8 3 (23.08%) LAN
8 3 (23.08%) WAN
8 3 (23.08%) LoadRunner
8 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
8 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
8 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
9 2 (15.38%) User Stories
9 2 (15.38%) Cyber Security

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) LoadRunner
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
3 1 (7.69%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Test Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Software Test Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Test Scripting
1 7 (53.85%) Test Automation
2 6 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Performance Testing
4 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) Stress Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Test Management
6 2 (15.38%) User Stories
6 2 (15.38%) Cyber Security
7 1 (7.69%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (7.69%) Email Management
7 1 (7.69%) Resilience Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Information Security
7 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Bash Shell
3 7 (53.85%) Ruby
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) Shell Script
5 3 (23.08%) Python
5 3 (23.08%) C#
5 3 (23.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) ISTQB
2 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) Degree