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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 58 82 70
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -12
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 21 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.03% 1.00% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 2.55% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 8
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +1.40%
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
273 353 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 39.39% 39.27% 39.15%
Number of salaries quoted 222 260 237
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Guildford

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 25 (52.08%) QuickTest Pro
2 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (45.83%) Software Testing
4 21 (43.75%) ISTQB
4 21 (43.75%) SQL
4 21 (43.75%) Selenium
5 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 19 (39.58%) Degree
6 19 (39.58%) Test Automation
7 16 (33.33%) Web Services
8 15 (31.25%) Oracle
8 15 (31.25%) QA
8 15 (31.25%) Test Scripting
9 14 (29.17%) Pharmaceutical
10 13 (27.08%) Java
10 13 (27.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 12 (25.00%) Finance
12 11 (22.92%) SOAP
12 11 (22.92%) HP
12 11 (22.92%) Test Management
12 11 (22.92%) HP Quality Center
13 10 (20.83%) Waterfall
13 10 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (20.83%) Performance Testing
13 10 (20.83%) XML
14 9 (18.75%) XSD
14 9 (18.75%) PL/SQL
14 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
14 9 (18.75%) WSDL
14 9 (18.75%) Load Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (8.33%) IIS
2 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 7 (14.58%) MySQL
3 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (10.42%) Hadoop
5 4 (8.33%) Apache Accumulo
6 3 (6.25%) Big Data
7 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (52.08%) QuickTest Pro
2 21 (43.75%) Selenium
3 10 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (18.75%) FitNesse
4 9 (18.75%) Cucumber
4 9 (18.75%) SpecFlow
5 8 (16.67%) JMeter
5 8 (16.67%) LoadRunner
6 3 (6.25%) WebDriver
7 2 (4.17%) Toad
7 2 (4.17%) JIRA
8 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (29.17%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Analyst
2 21 (43.75%) Test Analyst
3 18 (37.50%) Tester
4 9 (18.75%) QA Analyst
4 9 (18.75%) QA Test Analyst
5 8 (16.67%) Test Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) Performance Tester
6 7 (14.58%) Software Tester
7 5 (10.42%) Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Software Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
9 3 (6.25%) Junior Test Analyst
9 3 (6.25%) Senior Tester
9 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
9 3 (6.25%) Junior
9 3 (6.25%) Graduate
10 2 (4.17%) Senior Performance Tester
11 1 (2.08%) Senior Software Tester
11 1 (2.08%) Senior Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (33.33%) Web Services
2 11 (22.92%) SOAP
3 10 (20.83%) XML
4 9 (18.75%) XSD
4 9 (18.75%) WSDL
5 4 (8.33%) .NET
5 4 (8.33%) WCF
6 2 (4.17%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Life Science
1 9 (18.75%) Chemistry
2 8 (16.67%) Open Source
3 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.33%) CCTV
5 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.17%) Biology
6 1 (2.08%) SWIFT
6 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.08%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (45.83%) Software Testing
3 19 (39.58%) Test Automation
4 15 (31.25%) Test Scripting
5 11 (22.92%) Test Management
6 10 (20.83%) Waterfall
6 10 (20.83%) Performance Testing
7 9 (18.75%) Load Testing
7 9 (18.75%) V-Model
8 7 (14.58%) Scrum
9 5 (10.42%) Manual Testing
10 4 (8.33%) OOD
10 4 (8.33%) UML
10 4 (8.33%) OO
10 4 (8.33%) Automated Testing
10 4 (8.33%) Cyber Security
10 4 (8.33%) Black-Box Testing
11 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
12 2 (4.17%) Change Management
12 2 (4.17%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) SQL
2 13 (27.08%) Java
3 9 (18.75%) PL/SQL
4 7 (14.58%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (43.75%) ISTQB
2 19 (39.58%) Degree
3 13 (27.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (14.58%) PhD
5 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.25%) Oracle
3 11 (22.92%) HP
4 2 (4.17%) JBoss
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