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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 74 64 42
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -22
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 25 27 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.35% 2.98% 5.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.79% 9.25% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 49
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £29,250 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £54,800 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +2.81%
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
368 292 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 34.62% 32.27% 50.45%
Number of salaries quoted 282 236 335
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 8 £43,750 +59.09% 3
Gloucester +15 6 £47,500 +25.00%
Cirencester +7 6 £42,500 +63.46% 1
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (46.43%) Degree
2 25 (44.64%) Telecoms
3 24 (42.86%) Finance
3 24 (42.86%) Banking
4 23 (41.07%) People Management
5 17 (30.36%) Test Scripting
6 16 (28.57%) ISTQB
7 14 (25.00%) Linux
8 13 (23.21%) Java
9 12 (21.43%) UNIX
9 12 (21.43%) Business Analysis
10 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (19.64%) Security Cleared
11 10 (17.86%) Automated Testing
12 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
12 9 (16.07%) SQL
12 9 (16.07%) Bash Shell
12 9 (16.07%) Test Automation
12 9 (16.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 8 (14.29%) Mentoring
13 8 (14.29%) Waterfall
13 8 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (14.29%) Ruby
14 7 (12.50%) Shell Script
15 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
15 6 (10.71%) Software Testing
15 6 (10.71%) SC Cleared
15 6 (10.71%) DV Cleared
16 5 (8.93%) Selenium
16 5 (8.93%) Penetration Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.79%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) LAN
1 2 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Selenium
2 4 (7.14%) JIRA
2 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.57%) TestDirector
3 2 (3.57%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (3.57%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.79%) Hudson
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
General
1 25 (44.64%) Telecoms
2 24 (42.86%) Finance
2 24 (42.86%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Military
3 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (69.64%) Analyst
2 33 (58.93%) Business Analyst
3 15 (26.79%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 15 (26.79%) Financial Business Analyst
4 12 (21.43%) Test Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Test Manager
6 5 (8.93%) Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Software Test Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) Software Test Manager
9 1 (1.79%) Software Manager
9 1 (1.79%) Lead Business Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) Banking Business Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) Test Leader
9 1 (1.79%) Agile Test Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) Automation Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Head of Business Analysis
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) JDBC
2 2 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (1.79%) J2EE
3 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.79%) SCADA
1 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) Linux
2 12 (21.43%) UNIX
3 2 (3.57%) HPUX
3 2 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) People Management
2 17 (30.36%) Test Scripting
3 12 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (17.86%) Automated Testing
6 9 (16.07%) Test Automation
7 8 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 8 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 8 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (10.71%) Software Testing
9 5 (8.93%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (7.14%) Test Management
10 4 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (7.14%) Performance Testing
11 3 (5.36%) User Stories
11 3 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
12 2 (3.57%) ITIL
12 2 (3.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.21%) Java
2 9 (16.07%) SQL
2 9 (16.07%) Bash Shell
3 8 (14.29%) Ruby
4 7 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 5 (8.93%) Python
5 5 (8.93%) C#
5 5 (8.93%) C++
6 3 (5.36%) VB
7 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.79%) Perl
8 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (46.43%) Degree
2 16 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 11 (19.64%) Security Cleared
4 9 (16.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (10.71%) SC Cleared
5 6 (10.71%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (1.79%) Northgate
3 1 (1.79%) Civica
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 5 days ago