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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 49 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 4 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.34% - 3.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.88% - 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Average salary £27,500 - £48,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 - £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,050 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +10.00%
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
68 158 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 22.82% 40.83% 24.05%
Number of salaries quoted 62 146 62
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,800 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 10 February 2016, 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 11 (78.57%) ISTQB
2 10 (71.43%) Selenium
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) C#
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 7 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (42.86%) Cucumber
5 6 (42.86%) .NET
5 6 (42.86%) Windows
5 6 (42.86%) Scrum
5 6 (42.86%) QA
6 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
7 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
7 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
7 4 (28.57%) CSS
7 4 (28.57%) Java
7 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 4 (28.57%) PHP
7 4 (28.57%) Ruby
7 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (28.57%) Web Testing
7 4 (28.57%) WATIR
7 4 (28.57%) Gherkin
8 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
8 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
8 3 (21.43%) SpecFlow
8 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
8 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Selenium
2 6 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 4 (28.57%) WATIR
4 3 (21.43%) SpecFlow
5 2 (14.29%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
5 2 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Tester
2 6 (42.86%) Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Software Tester
3 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Penetration Tester
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Tester
5 3 (21.43%) IT Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Tester
6 2 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Java Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) QA Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) QA Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Quality Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) Ruby Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) Test Specialist
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Manager
7 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
7 1 (7.14%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) Gherkin
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Unix
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
4 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 4 (28.57%) Web Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Process Management
5 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
6 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Case Management
6 2 (14.29%) Decision Table
6 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) User Stories
6 2 (14.29%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) PHP
2 4 (28.57%) Ruby
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) ISTQB
2 7 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix
2 3 (21.43%) HP
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) T-Plan