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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 78 61 67
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 18 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.91% 2.88% 2.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.56% 9.39% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 17
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £33,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
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
324 277 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 34.39% 30.71% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 236 224 270
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £26,590 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £51,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 July 2015.

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 27 July 2015. 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 -5 6 £31,250 -16.66% 1
Gloucester -7 4 £39,000 +2.63% 2
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 26 (66.67%) Finance
2 20 (51.28%) Test Scripting
3 18 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (46.15%) SQL
4 14 (35.90%) SDLC
5 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (25.64%) Banking
5 10 (25.64%) ISTQB
6 9 (23.08%) Performance Testing
6 9 (23.08%) Retail
6 9 (23.08%) Oracle
6 9 (23.08%) Business Objects
6 9 (23.08%) SAS
7 8 (20.51%) Business Analysis
7 8 (20.51%) Test Strategy
8 7 (17.95%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (17.95%) Analytics
9 6 (15.38%) .NET
10 5 (12.82%) XML
10 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (12.82%) Automated Testing
10 5 (12.82%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (12.82%) Coaching
11 4 (10.26%) Manual Testing
11 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
11 4 (10.26%) Degree
12 3 (7.69%) Software Testing
12 3 (7.69%) Load Testing
12 3 (7.69%) UNIX
12 3 (7.69%) Linux

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 9 (23.08%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Toad
1 2 (5.13%) Selenium
2 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.56%) MSTest
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 26 (66.67%) Finance
2 10 (25.64%) Banking
3 9 (23.08%) Retail
4 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Electronics
5 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (74.36%) Analyst
2 24 (61.54%) Test Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) Lead Test Analyst
4 8 (20.51%) Senior Test Analyst
5 6 (15.38%) Business Consultant
5 6 (15.38%) Consultant
6 5 (12.82%) Business Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) Test Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Tester
9 2 (5.13%) QA Tester
9 2 (5.13%) Agile Business Analyst
10 1 (2.56%) Technical Developer
10 1 (2.56%) Automation Tester
10 1 (2.56%) Software Test Analyst
10 1 (2.56%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 1 (2.56%) Agile Test Analyst
10 1 (2.56%) Technical Tester
10 1 (2.56%) Senior Test Engineer
10 1 (2.56%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) .NET
2 5 (12.82%) XML
3 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) DTV
2 1 (2.56%) AS400
2 1 (2.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) UNIX
1 3 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Test Scripting
2 18 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (35.90%) SDLC
4 9 (23.08%) Performance Testing
5 8 (20.51%) Business Analysis
5 8 (20.51%) Test Strategy
6 7 (17.95%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (17.95%) Analytics
7 5 (12.82%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Coaching
7 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (12.82%) Automated Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Manual Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Software Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Load Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Regression Testing
10 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.13%) Scrum
10 2 (5.13%) Integration Testing
10 2 (5.13%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) C#
2 2 (5.13%) Java
2 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) ISTQB
2 4 (10.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle
1 9 (23.08%) Business Objects
2 1 (2.56%) SAP
2 1 (2.56%) IBM
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