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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 61 68 72
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 23 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.69% 1.58% 2.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.10% 4.48% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 25
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,075 £31,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £41,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +1.40%
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
284 290 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.18% 35.28% 43.73%
Number of salaries quoted 230 253 461
Average salary £38,000 £41,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,150 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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
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 22 August 2014. 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 -4 8 £37,500 +36.36%
Gloucester - 4 £38,000 - 1
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 28 (65.12%) User Acceptance Testing
2 19 (44.19%) Shell Script
2 19 (44.19%) UNIX
2 19 (44.19%) Linux
2 19 (44.19%) DV Cleared
2 19 (44.19%) Security Cleared
3 15 (34.88%) Java
3 15 (34.88%) C#
3 15 (34.88%) Business Analysis
4 13 (30.23%) C++
4 13 (30.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (25.58%) Automated Testing
5 11 (25.58%) Finance
6 10 (23.26%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (23.26%) Performance Testing
6 10 (23.26%) ITIL
6 10 (23.26%) LoadRunner
6 10 (23.26%) LAN
6 10 (23.26%) WAN
7 9 (20.93%) Citrix
7 9 (20.93%) HPUX
7 9 (20.93%) Solaris
7 9 (20.93%) VB
7 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
7 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
7 9 (20.93%) Military
8 8 (18.60%) Software Testing
9 7 (16.28%) Test Scripting
9 7 (16.28%) Management Information System
9 7 (16.28%) PRINCE2

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) LAN
1 10 (23.26%) WAN
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) LoadRunner
2 3 (6.98%) JMeter
2 3 (6.98%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (6.98%) Selenium
2 3 (6.98%) SoapUI
2 3 (6.98%) Ranorex
3 2 (4.65%) FitNesse
3 2 (4.65%) TestComplete
3 2 (4.65%) WatiN
3 2 (4.65%) WATIR
4 1 (2.33%) ClearQuest
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Military
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Analyst
2 16 (37.21%) Tester
3 15 (34.88%) Business Analyst
4 10 (23.26%) Test Analyst
4 10 (23.26%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 9 (20.93%) Consultant
5 9 (20.93%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) QA Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) QA Tester
6 3 (6.98%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Software Tester
8 1 (2.33%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.33%) Automated Tester
8 1 (2.33%) Lead Tester
8 1 (2.33%) Automated Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Management Information System
1 7 (16.28%) PMI
2 5 (11.63%) Mathematics
2 5 (11.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) UNIX
1 19 (44.19%) Linux
2 9 (20.93%) HPUX
2 9 (20.93%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (34.88%) Business Analysis
3 11 (25.58%) Automated Testing
4 10 (23.26%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (23.26%) Performance Testing
4 10 (23.26%) ITIL
5 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
6 8 (18.60%) Software Testing
7 7 (16.28%) Test Scripting
7 7 (16.28%) PRINCE2
7 7 (16.28%) Project Management
8 6 (13.95%) Regression Testing
9 5 (11.63%) Information Security
9 5 (11.63%) Scrum
9 5 (11.63%) Test Automation
9 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
9 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (4.65%) Test Strategy
12 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) Shell Script
2 15 (34.88%) Java
2 15 (34.88%) C#
3 13 (30.23%) C++
4 9 (20.93%) VB
4 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.63%) Ruby
5 5 (11.63%) Python
5 5 (11.63%) C
5 5 (11.63%) Perl
5 5 (11.63%) PHP
6 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (44.19%) DV Cleared
1 19 (44.19%) Security Cleared
2 13 (30.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (16.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (16.28%) PMI Certification
4 6 (13.95%) Degree
5 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Citrix
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) HP
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ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago