The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 69 46 56
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +10
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 11 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.50% 2.11% 2.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.55% 7.53% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 17
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
ISEB
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Qualifications Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
242 146 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 33.11% 27.97% 38.40%
Number of salaries quoted 202 126 247
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £27,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

ISEB
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Guildford region.

ISEB Salary Trend in Guildford

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Guildford

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 15 (57.69%) Web Services
2 15 (57.69%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (53.85%) QuickTest Pro
3 14 (53.85%) Selenium
3 14 (53.85%) Test Management
4 13 (50.00%) QA
4 13 (50.00%) Finance
5 12 (46.15%) Software Testing
5 12 (46.15%) HP
6 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 10 (38.46%) SOAP
6 10 (38.46%) XML
6 10 (38.46%) XSD
6 10 (38.46%) FitNesse
6 10 (38.46%) WSDL
6 10 (38.46%) Test Planning
6 10 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (38.46%) Cucumber
6 10 (38.46%) SpecFlow
7 7 (26.92%) Retail
7 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
8 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
8 5 (19.23%) SQL
9 4 (15.38%) Wireless
9 4 (15.38%) Degree
9 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
9 4 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (15.38%) Programme Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (11.54%) Mule
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Wireless
2 3 (11.54%) SSL
2 3 (11.54%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) QuickTest Pro
1 14 (53.85%) Selenium
2 10 (38.46%) FitNesse
2 10 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (38.46%) Cucumber
2 10 (38.46%) SpecFlow
3 3 (11.54%) TestDirector
4 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (7.69%) JMeter
4 2 (7.69%) JIRA
4 2 (7.69%) Ant
4 2 (7.69%) Toad
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Retail
3 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
1 11 (42.31%) Test Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) QA Test Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) QA Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Tester
4 3 (11.54%) Programme Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Test Leader
4 3 (11.54%) QA Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Field Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) Web Services
2 10 (38.46%) XML
2 10 (38.46%) XSD
2 10 (38.46%) SOAP
2 10 (38.46%) WSDL
3 3 (11.54%) RESTful
3 3 (11.54%) EDI
4 2 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Life Science
2 3 (11.54%) PMI
3 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.69%) Chemistry
3 2 (7.69%) Biology
3 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) UNIX
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Solaris
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) Test Management
3 12 (46.15%) Software Testing
4 10 (38.46%) Test Planning
5 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
6 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
7 4 (15.38%) Project Management
7 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
8 3 (11.54%) ITIL
8 3 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) TOGAF
8 3 (11.54%) Data Security
8 3 (11.54%) CRM
8 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
8 3 (11.54%) SOA
8 3 (11.54%) Six Sigma
8 3 (11.54%) Manual Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
3 3 (11.54%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
1 4 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (11.54%) PMI Certification
3 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (57.69%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (11.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) HP
3 3 (11.54%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle