The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank - 39 49
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 0 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth - 3.07% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category - 13.43% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Average salary - £48,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +115.55%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +2.81%
ISEB
Hampshire

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

Qualifications Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
158 67 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 40.10% 22.87% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 145 59 117
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £19,250 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

ISEB
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Portsmouth

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (60.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) RUP
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (60.00%) Back Office
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Test Management
5 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (20.00%) SilkTest

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Rational Functional Tester
1 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (20.00%) SilkTest
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (60.00%) Back Office
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Junior
3 2 (40.00%) Junior Business Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (60.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) RUP
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Test Management
5 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft