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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 36 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 3 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.47% 3.13% 7.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.94% 8.64% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 12
Average salary £37,000 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £36,000 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £43,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.40%
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
102 81 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 50.00% 36.16% 53.17%
Number of salaries quoted 92 67 92
Average salary £50,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £50,000 £52,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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%) ISTQB
2 10 (76.92%) Linux
3 9 (69.23%) Java
3 9 (69.23%) Bash Shell
4 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
4 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 8 (61.54%) UNIX
4 8 (61.54%) Ruby
5 7 (53.85%) Test Scripting
5 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) Python
6 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
6 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
7 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (23.08%) Selenium
7 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
7 3 (23.08%) User Stories
7 3 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (23.08%) JIRA
7 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
7 3 (23.08%) JDBC
8 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
8 2 (15.38%) Cyber Security
8 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
8 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Stress Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Test Management
9 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
9 1 (7.69%) Open Source

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) JDBC
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) SCADA
1 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
2 7 (53.85%) Test Scripting
3 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (23.08%) User Stories
5 2 (15.38%) Cyber Security
5 2 (15.38%) Test Management
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Stress Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) ERP
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security
6 1 (7.69%) Resilience Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
1 9 (69.23%) Bash Shell
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Ruby
3 4 (30.77%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) VB
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) ISTQB
2 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) Degree