The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 61 80 62
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 7 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.26% 0.79% 0.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.38% 3.70% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 6
Average salary £53,000 £33,250 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.39% -13.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,650 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,600 £44,550 £38,875
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -0.68%
ISEB
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
130 162 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 23.38% 21.46% 31.63%
Number of salaries quoted 111 127 181
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

ISEB
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Somerset

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Somerset

ISEB
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +26 4 £53,000 +130.43% 1
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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%) Software Testing
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) Scrum
3 9 (64.29%) Test Management
4 6 (42.86%) Regression Testing
4 6 (42.86%) QA
5 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
5 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
5 5 (35.71%) Test Strategy
6 4 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (28.57%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Selenium
7 2 (14.29%) Retail
7 2 (14.29%) Back Office
7 2 (14.29%) ERP
7 2 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (14.29%) User Stories
7 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) FMCG
8 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
8 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Waterfall

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 2 (14.29%) Back Office
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Test Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) QA Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) QA Test Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Testing Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate Software Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Software Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate
4 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
4 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Scrum
2 9 (64.29%) Test Management
3 6 (42.86%) Regression Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
4 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
4 5 (35.71%) Test Strategy
5 4 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (14.29%) User Stories
6 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
6 2 (14.29%) ERP
7 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
7 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) ISTQB
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
Bath, Somerset (BA2)
Guru Careers
Salary: £23 - 28k (DOE) + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Somerset
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago