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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 83 55 54
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -1
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 12 37 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.18% 4.15% 5.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.14% 11.49% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 36 41
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -2.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
382 322 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 37.71% 36.14% 53.56%
Number of salaries quoted 287 273 379
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 27 February 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 February 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
Cirencester -1 4 £42,500 +63.46%
Cheltenham -8 4 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Gloucester +7 3 £37,000 -2.63%
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 30 (54.55%) Degree
2 27 (49.09%) Telecoms
3 26 (47.27%) Finance
3 26 (47.27%) Banking
4 25 (45.45%) People Management
5 18 (32.73%) ISTQB
6 14 (25.45%) Linux
7 13 (23.64%) Java
7 13 (23.64%) Test Scripting
8 12 (21.82%) UNIX
9 11 (20.00%) SQL
9 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 10 (18.18%) Test Automation
11 9 (16.36%) Bash Shell
11 9 (16.36%) Ruby
12 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (14.55%) Business Analysis
13 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
13 6 (10.91%) DV Cleared
13 6 (10.91%) Selenium
13 6 (10.91%) Automated Testing
13 6 (10.91%) Software Testing
13 6 (10.91%) Shell Script
14 5 (9.09%) Python
14 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
14 5 (9.09%) C#
14 5 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
15 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
15 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.82%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) LAN
1 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Selenium
2 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.27%) JIRA
3 2 (3.64%) TestDirector
3 2 (3.64%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.82%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.82%) Hudson
4 1 (1.82%) SpecFlow
General
1 27 (49.09%) Telecoms
2 26 (47.27%) Finance
2 26 (47.27%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.64%) Military
Job Titles
1 38 (69.09%) Analyst
2 31 (56.36%) Business Analyst
3 15 (27.27%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 15 (27.27%) Financial Business Analyst
4 9 (16.36%) Test Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Test Manager
5 6 (10.91%) Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Tester
8 1 (1.82%) Architect
8 1 (1.82%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Systems Architect
8 1 (1.82%) QA Tester
8 1 (1.82%) Technical Tester
8 1 (1.82%) Banking Business Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Software Test Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) .NET
1 3 (5.45%) JDBC
2 1 (1.82%) XML
2 1 (1.82%) J2EE
2 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.82%) SCADA
1 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
1 1 (1.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.45%) Linux
2 12 (21.82%) UNIX
3 2 (3.64%) HPUX
3 2 (3.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) People Management
2 13 (23.64%) Test Scripting
3 10 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 8 (14.55%) Business Analysis
4 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.91%) Automated Testing
5 6 (10.91%) Software Testing
6 4 (7.27%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (7.27%) Test Management
6 4 (7.27%) Waterfall
6 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (7.27%) Performance Testing
6 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.45%) User Stories
7 3 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.64%) Cyber Security
8 2 (3.64%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) Java
2 11 (20.00%) SQL
3 9 (16.36%) Ruby
3 9 (16.36%) Bash Shell
4 6 (10.91%) Shell Script
5 5 (9.09%) Python
5 5 (9.09%) C#
6 4 (7.27%) C++
7 3 (5.45%) VB
8 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.82%) Perl
9 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (54.55%) Degree
2 18 (32.73%) ISTQB
3 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
4 6 (10.91%) DV Cleared
5 5 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) Citrix
3 1 (1.82%) Northgate
3 1 (1.82%) Civica
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Burnham Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago