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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South West / Somerset
Rank 52 68 61
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 21 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.40% 0.98% 1.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.03% 3.75% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 6
Median salary £32,500 £27,750 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.11% -28.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -5.19%

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
131 160 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 21.20% 26.14% 28.16%
Number of salaries quoted 112 131 119
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £49,800 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Somerset

ISEB
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +5 6 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Taunton - 1 £32,500 -
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 49 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (83.93%) ISTQB
3 42 (75.00%) Software Testing
4 41 (73.21%) Waterfall
5 39 (69.64%) BDD
6 38 (67.86%) Test Automation
7 36 (64.29%) SpecFlow
7 36 (64.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 36 (64.29%) Microsoft
8 34 (60.71%) Non-Functional Testing
8 34 (60.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 34 (60.71%) Cucumber
9 31 (55.36%) Load Testing
9 31 (55.36%) Test Management
10 24 (42.86%) Security Testing
10 24 (42.86%) Performance Testing
11 23 (41.07%) Scrum
12 19 (33.93%) SQL
13 18 (32.14%) C#
13 18 (32.14%) Line Management
14 17 (30.36%) User Stories
14 17 (30.36%) Java
15 15 (26.79%) Security Cleared
16 13 (23.21%) Customer Requirements
17 12 (21.43%) SC Cleared
18 10 (17.86%) Project Planning
18 10 (17.86%) Test Scripting
19 7 (12.50%) JIRA
20 6 (10.71%) Visual Studio
20 6 (10.71%) Automation Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (7.14%) MS Project
2 4 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.57%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (64.29%) SpecFlow
2 34 (60.71%) Cucumber
2 34 (60.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (12.50%) JIRA
4 6 (10.71%) Visual Studio
5 5 (8.93%) Selenium
6 4 (7.14%) Eclipse
6 4 (7.14%) IntelliJ
7 3 (5.36%) SoapUI
8 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.79%) LoadUI
9 1 (1.79%) MSTest
9 1 (1.79%) NUnit
9 1 (1.79%) Selenium IDE
General
1 4 (7.14%) Advertising
1 4 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (1.79%) Banking
2 1 (1.79%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (62.50%) Analyst
2 30 (53.57%) Test Analyst
3 23 (41.07%) Senior Analyst
4 19 (33.93%) Senior Test Analyst
5 16 (28.57%) Test Engineer
6 13 (23.21%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (10.71%) Senior Test Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (8.93%) Business Analyst
8 5 (8.93%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (8.93%) Systems Test Analyst
9 4 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
10 3 (5.36%) Manual Test Analyst
10 3 (5.36%) Tester
11 2 (3.57%) Automation Engineer
11 2 (3.57%) Automation Tester
11 2 (3.57%) Software Tester
12 1 (1.79%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 1 (1.79%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) .NET
2 2 (3.57%) Gherkin
2 2 (3.57%) SOAP
2 2 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (1.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (75.00%) Software Testing
3 41 (73.21%) Waterfall
4 39 (69.64%) BDD
5 38 (67.86%) Test Automation
6 34 (60.71%) Non-Functional Testing
7 31 (55.36%) Load Testing
7 31 (55.36%) Test Management
8 24 (42.86%) Performance Testing
8 24 (42.86%) Security Testing
9 23 (41.07%) Scrum
10 18 (32.14%) Line Management
11 17 (30.36%) User Stories
12 13 (23.21%) Customer Requirements
13 10 (17.86%) Project Planning
13 10 (17.86%) Test Scripting
14 6 (10.71%) Automation Testing
15 5 (8.93%) Exploratory Testing
15 5 (8.93%) Functional Testing
15 5 (8.93%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.93%) SQL
2 18 (32.14%) C#
3 17 (30.36%) Java
4 3 (5.36%) C
5 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (83.93%) ISTQB
2 36 (64.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 15 (26.79%) Security Cleared
4 12 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.14%) IIBA
6 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 36 (64.29%) Microsoft
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