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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 87 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -7
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 18 24 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.59% 2.63% 4.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.30% 7.29% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 42
Average salary £32,000 £37,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.23% -11.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £27,200 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.38%
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
419 329 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 37.05% 36.04% 49.53%
Number of salaries quoted 305 291 403
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 4 May 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 4 May 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 0 9 £32,000 -14.66% 2
Gloucester -9 8 £44,500 +17.10%
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 31 (70.45%) Finance
2 21 (47.73%) Banking
3 20 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 19 (43.18%) Degree
5 18 (40.91%) SQL
5 18 (40.91%) Telecoms
6 15 (34.09%) People Management
7 10 (22.73%) Performance Testing
8 9 (20.45%) ISTQB
9 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (18.18%) Oracle
10 7 (15.91%) Business Objects
10 7 (15.91%) UNIX
10 7 (15.91%) SAS
10 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
10 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (13.64%) Coaching
11 6 (13.64%) Retail
11 6 (13.64%) XML
11 6 (13.64%) Linux
12 5 (11.36%) Non-Functional Testing
12 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (11.36%) Test Strategy
12 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
12 5 (11.36%) DV Cleared
13 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (9.09%) Java
14 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
14 3 (6.82%) Load Testing
14 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 7 (15.91%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) LAN
1 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Selenium
2 1 (2.27%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.27%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 31 (70.45%) Finance
2 21 (47.73%) Banking
3 18 (40.91%) Telecoms
4 6 (13.64%) Retail
5 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.27%) Electronics
6 1 (2.27%) Marketing
6 1 (2.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 36 (81.82%) Analyst
2 20 (45.45%) Test Analyst
3 15 (34.09%) Business Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) Lead Test Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Senior Test Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Financial Business Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Tester
7 2 (4.55%) Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Head of IT
8 1 (2.27%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Banking Business Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Lead Business Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) QA Tester
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Tester
8 1 (2.27%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) XML
2 2 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (2.27%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) DTV
2 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) UNIX
2 6 (13.64%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) HPUX
3 1 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Test Scripting
2 15 (34.09%) People Management
3 10 (22.73%) Performance Testing
4 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (13.64%) Coaching
6 5 (11.36%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (11.36%) Test Strategy
7 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.82%) Load Testing
8 3 (6.82%) User Stories
9 2 (4.55%) Test Management
9 2 (4.55%) Software Testing
9 2 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.55%) Test Automation
9 2 (4.55%) Scrum
9 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.55%) Business Analysis
10 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) Java
3 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.55%) Ruby
4 2 (4.55%) C#
4 2 (4.55%) C++
4 2 (4.55%) VB
4 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.27%) Perl
5 1 (2.27%) Python
5 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (43.18%) Degree
2 9 (20.45%) ISTQB
3 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
4 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
4 5 (11.36%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle
2 7 (15.91%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.27%) Citrix
3 1 (2.27%) SAP
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Burnham Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago