The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 59 79 59
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 38 18 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.14% 1.83% 3.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.94% 5.13% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 34
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £36,400 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £51,350 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.89% +10.00%
ISEB
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
425 351 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 46.30% 35.74% 34.91%
Number of salaries quoted 279 269 264
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

ISEB
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

ISEB
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +22 21 £41,250 -2.94%
Gloucester +3 11 £40,000 -8.57% 1
Cirencester -2 2 £32,750 -22.94% 1
Stroud - 1 £35,000 - 1
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 57 (55.88%) ISTQB
2 54 (52.94%) Test Scripting
3 48 (47.06%) Software Testing
3 48 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (32.35%) Finance
5 32 (31.37%) C
6 31 (30.39%) Requirements Analysis
7 28 (27.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 26 (25.49%) SQL
9 24 (23.53%) Security Cleared
10 23 (22.55%) Selenium
11 22 (21.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 21 (20.59%) Java
13 18 (17.65%) Test Planning
14 17 (16.67%) XML
15 16 (15.69%) Performance Testing
15 16 (15.69%) SC Cleared
15 16 (15.69%) DV Cleared
16 15 (14.71%) Jenkins
16 15 (14.71%) Python
16 15 (14.71%) QA
17 14 (13.73%) Degree
17 14 (13.73%) JavaScript
18 13 (12.75%) Windows
18 13 (12.75%) Scrum
18 13 (12.75%) Functional Testing
18 13 (12.75%) Test Automation
19 12 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
19 12 (11.76%) TDD
19 12 (11.76%) C#

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (4.90%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.88%) MS Office
3 5 (4.90%) MS Project
3 5 (4.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.86%) Internet
2 2 (1.96%) LAN
2 2 (1.96%) WAN
3 1 (0.98%) HTTP
3 1 (0.98%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.80%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (6.86%) Big Data
3 5 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.90%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (22.55%) Selenium
2 15 (14.71%) Jenkins
3 11 (10.78%) LoadRunner
4 10 (9.80%) Cucumber
5 6 (5.88%) JBehave
5 6 (5.88%) JMeter
6 5 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (4.90%) Toad
7 4 (3.92%) ClearQuest
8 3 (2.94%) Git (software)
8 3 (2.94%) JIRA
8 3 (2.94%) RSpec
8 3 (2.94%) SpecFlow
8 3 (2.94%) TestDirector
9 2 (1.96%) JUnit
9 2 (1.96%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (1.96%) TestNG
10 1 (0.98%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.98%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (32.35%) Finance
2 8 (7.84%) Banking
3 6 (5.88%) Retail
4 5 (4.90%) Advertising
5 4 (3.92%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.94%) Back Office
6 3 (2.94%) Marketing
7 2 (1.96%) Electronics
7 2 (1.96%) Games
7 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.98%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (64.71%) Analyst
2 54 (52.94%) Test Analyst
3 31 (30.39%) Tester
4 20 (19.61%) Systems Tester
5 14 (13.73%) Manual Test Analyst
6 12 (11.76%) Business Analyst
7 9 (8.82%) Software Tester
8 8 (7.84%) Software Analyst
9 7 (6.86%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (6.86%) Test Engineer
9 7 (6.86%) Test Manager
10 6 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 6 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
10 6 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
11 5 (4.90%) Software Manager
11 5 (4.90%) Software Test Manager
12 4 (3.92%) Agile Test Analyst
12 4 (3.92%) Financial Analyst
12 4 (3.92%) Insurance Business Analyst
12 4 (3.92%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.67%) XML
2 11 (10.78%) HTML
3 8 (7.84%) .NET
4 4 (3.92%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (2.94%) XML Messaging
6 2 (1.96%) JDBC
7 1 (0.98%) RESTful
7 1 (0.98%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 6 (5.88%) Internet of Things
2 6 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.88%) PMI
2 6 (5.88%) Reinsurance
3 4 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.92%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.94%) AS400
4 3 (2.94%) iSeries
5 1 (0.98%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.75%) Windows
2 9 (8.82%) Linux
2 9 (8.82%) Unix
3 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (52.94%) Test Scripting
2 48 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (47.06%) Software Testing
3 31 (30.39%) Requirements Analysis
4 28 (27.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 18 (17.65%) Test Planning
6 16 (15.69%) Performance Testing
7 13 (12.75%) Functional Testing
7 13 (12.75%) Scrum
7 13 (12.75%) Test Automation
8 12 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
8 12 (11.76%) TDD
9 11 (10.78%) Defect Management
9 11 (10.78%) PRINCE2
10 10 (9.80%) Project Management
10 10 (9.80%) Waterfall
11 9 (8.82%) Business Analysis
11 9 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (8.82%) ITIL
11 9 (8.82%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 32 (31.37%) C
2 26 (25.49%) SQL
3 21 (20.59%) Java
4 15 (14.71%) Python
5 14 (13.73%) JavaScript
6 12 (11.76%) C#
7 8 (7.84%) C++
7 8 (7.84%) Ruby
8 4 (3.92%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.94%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.94%) VB
10 2 (1.96%) PHP
11 1 (0.98%) Perl
Qualifications
1 57 (55.88%) ISTQB
2 24 (23.53%) Security Cleared
3 22 (21.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (15.69%) DV Cleared
4 16 (15.69%) SC Cleared
5 14 (13.73%) Degree
6 8 (7.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (5.88%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.96%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.71%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.90%) vSphere
2 3 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (6.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.88%) Oracle
3 5 (4.90%) Citrix
3 5 (4.90%) IBM
3 5 (4.90%) Remedy
3 5 (4.90%) Sybase
3 5 (4.90%) VMware
4 3 (2.94%) Casewise
4 3 (2.94%) HP
5 2 (1.96%) SAP
6 1 (0.98%) Cognos
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita plc
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago