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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 54 50 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 7 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.48% 0.71% 1.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.90% 3.33% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Average salary £33,500 £32,750 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.29% +63.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.04%
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
143 60 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 30.30% 21.35% 23.03%
Number of salaries quoted 126 39 60
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 19 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Billing
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (10.00%) User Stories
5 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (10.00%) DSDM
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) ISTQB

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (20.00%) Billing
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
2 9 (90.00%) Test Analyst
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (10.00%) User Stories
5 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) DSDM
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB