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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 51 42 47
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.83% 0.43% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.06% 1.45% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £54,200 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%
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
98 69 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 27.15% 29.87% 24.05%
Number of salaries quoted 89 56 64
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £33,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Ipswich

ISEB
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 9 (90.00%) 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%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Legal
4 2 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) People Management
4 2 (20.00%) Test Management
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) User Stories
5 1 (10.00%) DSDM
5 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (10.00%) JIRA
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) Test Analyst
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) People Management
3 2 (20.00%) Test Management
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) DSDM
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB