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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 18 60 52
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -8
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 31 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 8.99% 1.45% 1.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.70% 4.55% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 31 7 3
Median salary £35,000 £33,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
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
108 154 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 31.30% 31.95% 21.79%
Number of salaries quoted 102 125 44
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Ipswich

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 24 (52.17%) Software Testing
2 23 (50.00%) QA
3 18 (39.13%) Test Scripting
3 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (34.78%) Finance
4 16 (34.78%) SDLC
5 15 (32.61%) Manual Testing
6 13 (28.26%) ISTQB
6 13 (28.26%) Automation Testing
7 12 (26.09%) Selenium
8 11 (23.91%) Java
8 11 (23.91%) SQL
9 10 (21.74%) C#
9 10 (21.74%) Regression Testing
9 10 (21.74%) Games
9 10 (21.74%) Online Games
10 9 (19.57%) System Testing
10 9 (19.57%) Automated Testing
10 9 (19.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (15.22%) SoapUI
11 7 (15.22%) Android
11 7 (15.22%) BDD
11 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
12 6 (13.04%) JUnit
12 6 (13.04%) Windows
12 6 (13.04%) Python
12 6 (13.04%) Perl
12 6 (13.04%) Web Testing
12 6 (13.04%) Cucumber

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Selenium
2 7 (15.22%) SoapUI
3 6 (13.04%) Calabash
3 6 (13.04%) Cucumber
3 6 (13.04%) JUnit
4 3 (6.52%) JIRA
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Games
3 1 (2.17%) French Language
3 1 (2.17%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 32 (69.57%) Analyst
2 22 (47.83%) Tester
3 19 (41.30%) Test Analyst
4 18 (39.13%) Software Tester
5 14 (30.43%) QA Analyst
5 14 (30.43%) QA Tester
6 12 (26.09%) Software Analyst
7 11 (23.91%) Software QA Tester
8 7 (15.22%) QA Test Analyst
9 6 (13.04%) Automation Test Analyst
9 6 (13.04%) Business Analyst
9 6 (13.04%) QA Automation Analyst
10 5 (10.87%) Automation Tester
10 5 (10.87%) Manual Test Analyst
10 5 (10.87%) Manual Tester
10 5 (10.87%) QA Automation Tester
10 5 (10.87%) Software Test Analyst
11 4 (8.70%) Graduate
11 4 (8.70%) QA Manual Tester
12 3 (6.52%) Graduate Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Online Games
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Android
2 6 (13.04%) Apple iOS
2 6 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Software Testing
2 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (39.13%) Test Scripting
3 16 (34.78%) SDLC
4 15 (32.61%) Manual Testing
5 13 (28.26%) Automation Testing
6 10 (21.74%) Regression Testing
7 9 (19.57%) Automated Testing
7 9 (19.57%) System Testing
8 7 (15.22%) BDD
8 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
9 6 (13.04%) Web Testing
10 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
11 4 (8.70%) Business Analysis
11 4 (8.70%) Compatibility Testing
11 4 (8.70%) Test Management
12 3 (6.52%) ITIL
12 3 (6.52%) OOA/OOD
12 3 (6.52%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) Java
1 11 (23.91%) SQL
2 10 (21.74%) C#
3 6 (13.04%) Perl
3 6 (13.04%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) ISTQB
2 9 (19.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) Guidewire