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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 79 68 53
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -15
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 19 20 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.79% 2.13% 4.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.23% 6.15% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 42
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £30,722 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
363 325 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 34.28% 34.69% 48.52%
Number of salaries quoted 275 285 360
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
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 22 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 22 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 +8 10 £32,000 -14.66%
Gloucester -12 8 £44,500 +26.24%
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 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 23 (71.88%) Finance
2 17 (53.13%) Test Scripting
3 16 (50.00%) SQL
4 13 (40.63%) Banking
5 10 (31.25%) Degree
5 10 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (31.25%) Telecoms
6 9 (28.13%) Performance Testing
7 8 (25.00%) People Management
8 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (21.88%) SAS
8 7 (21.88%) Oracle
8 7 (21.88%) Business Objects
9 6 (18.75%) XML
9 6 (18.75%) Retail
10 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (15.63%) Test Strategy
10 5 (15.63%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (15.63%) Coaching
11 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
11 4 (12.50%) UNIX
12 3 (9.38%) Linux
12 3 (9.38%) Load Testing
12 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
12 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
13 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
13 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
13 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
13 2 (6.25%) Analytics
13 2 (6.25%) User Stories

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (21.88%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 23 (71.88%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) Banking
3 10 (31.25%) Telecoms
4 6 (18.75%) Retail
5 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.13%) Electronics
6 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Analyst
2 19 (59.38%) Test Analyst
3 9 (28.13%) Business Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) Lead Test Analyst
5 6 (18.75%) Senior Test Analyst
5 6 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Business Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) QA Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) XML
2 2 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) DTV
2 1 (3.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) UNIX
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Test Scripting
2 10 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (28.13%) Performance Testing
4 8 (25.00%) People Management
5 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (15.63%) Test Strategy
5 5 (15.63%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (15.63%) Coaching
6 3 (9.38%) Load Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) Analytics
7 2 (6.25%) User Stories
7 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.25%) Scrum
8 1 (3.13%) OO
8 1 (3.13%) ERP
8 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) Perl
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) C++
3 1 (3.13%) VB
3 1 (3.13%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle
1 7 (21.88%) Business Objects
2 1 (3.13%) SAP
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