The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 35 47 34
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 0.63% 2.25% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.94% 6.90% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +8.57%
ISEB
Dorset

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

Qualifications Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
34 58 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 21.52% 32.58% 23.31%
Number of salaries quoted 34 56 27
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

ISEB
Salary Trend in Poole

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Poole

ISEB
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Poole 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 (77.78%) Finance
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (66.67%) SDLC
3 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
3 5 (55.56%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 5 (55.56%) MS Visio
4 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) Sybase
6 1 (11.11%) SOAP
6 1 (11.11%) Unix
6 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
6 1 (11.11%) V-Model
6 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (11.11%) Selenium

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Poole 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 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
1 5 (55.56%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) SDLC
3 5 (55.56%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Sybase