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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 37 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 3 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.19% 0.97% 1.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.80% 3.85% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 7
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
ISEB
Suffolk

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

Qualifications Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
79 78 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 31.35% 25.32% 32.45%
Number of salaries quoted 62 72 123
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £54,300 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

ISEB
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Ipswich

ISEB
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Test Management
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Testing
2 1 (25.00%) LoadUI
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) WSH
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) JMeter
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) DMAIC

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JMeter
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (25.00%) LoadUI
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Software Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Test Management
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) DMAIC
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft