The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 72 53 55
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +2
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 7 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.04% 1.50% 1.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.90% 4.26% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 6
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £31,503
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% +17.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £32,700 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £38,575 £36,125
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +0.69%
Qualifications Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
143 235 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 21.28% 35.18% 25.48%
Number of salaries quoted 110 216 116
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,650 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISEB
South West

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil - 2 £27,500 -
Taunton -12 1 £42,500 +8.28%
Bath -15 1 £23,000 -36.98%
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 (73.33%) Software Testing
2 6 (40.00%) QA
2 6 (40.00%) Test Management
2 6 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 5 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Selenium
4 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
5 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (20.00%) Back Office
5 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) SOA
6 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
6 2 (13.33%) LoadRunner
6 2 (13.33%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) SOAP
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) Replication
6 2 (13.33%) Retail
6 2 (13.33%) JMeter
6 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
6 2 (13.33%) FitNesse

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (13.33%) LoadRunner
2 2 (13.33%) JMeter
2 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (13.33%) FitNesse
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Back Office
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
4 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Software Tester
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Tester
5 2 (13.33%) QA Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) SOAP
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Software Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Test Management
2 6 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 5 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
4 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) SOA
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Load Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.67%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation
7 1 (6.67%) BPMN
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum
7 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) SAP
Somerset
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Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Posted: 8 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £280 - £330 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 28 days ago
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