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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South West / Somerset
Rank 52 71 51
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 18 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.19% 0.83% 1.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.29% 2.66% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 8
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -20.28%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%

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
126 188 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 22.30% 31.02% 25.96%
Number of salaries quoted 96 167 123
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,600 £43,000
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
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 19 January 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
Street - 3 - -
Bath +3 2 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Taunton - 2 £33,750 -
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 47 (85.45%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (81.82%) ISTQB
3 43 (78.18%) Software Testing
4 40 (72.73%) Test Automation
4 40 (72.73%) Waterfall
5 38 (69.09%) BDD
6 36 (65.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 36 (65.45%) Microsoft
7 35 (63.64%) SpecFlow
7 35 (63.64%) Non-Functional Testing
8 33 (60.00%) Cucumber
8 33 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 32 (58.18%) Test Management
10 31 (56.36%) Load Testing
11 25 (45.45%) Line Management
12 24 (43.64%) Performance Testing
12 24 (43.64%) Security Testing
13 17 (30.91%) Scrum
14 15 (27.27%) Security Cleared
15 14 (25.45%) SQL
16 13 (23.64%) C#
17 12 (21.82%) SC Cleared
17 12 (21.82%) User Stories
18 9 (16.36%) Java
19 7 (12.73%) Test Scripting
20 6 (10.91%) Manual Testing
20 6 (10.91%) JIRA
20 6 (10.91%) Selenium
20 6 (10.91%) Project Planning
20 6 (10.91%) 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 (7.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (7.27%) MS Project
2 4 (7.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.82%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (63.64%) SpecFlow
2 33 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 33 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (10.91%) JIRA
3 6 (10.91%) Selenium
4 3 (5.45%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.64%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.82%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.82%) MSTest
6 1 (1.82%) Selenium IDE
General
1 4 (7.27%) Retail
2 3 (5.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (70.91%) Analyst
2 34 (61.82%) Test Analyst
3 29 (52.73%) Senior Analyst
4 25 (45.45%) Senior Test Analyst
5 8 (14.55%) Test Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) Business Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Senior Business Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Systems Test Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Test Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Tester
10 2 (3.64%) Automation Tester
10 2 (3.64%) Manual Test Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) QA Automation Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) QA Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) SOAP
2 2 (3.64%) Web Services
3 1 (1.82%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.64%) Replication
2 1 (1.82%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (85.45%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (78.18%) Software Testing
3 40 (72.73%) Test Automation
3 40 (72.73%) Waterfall
4 38 (69.09%) BDD
5 35 (63.64%) Non-Functional Testing
6 32 (58.18%) Test Management
7 31 (56.36%) Load Testing
8 25 (45.45%) Line Management
9 24 (43.64%) Performance Testing
9 24 (43.64%) Security Testing
10 17 (30.91%) Scrum
11 12 (21.82%) User Stories
12 7 (12.73%) Test Scripting
13 6 (10.91%) Automation Testing
13 6 (10.91%) Functional Testing
13 6 (10.91%) Manual Testing
13 6 (10.91%) Project Planning
14 4 (7.27%) Business Transformation
14 4 (7.27%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.45%) SQL
2 13 (23.64%) C#
3 9 (16.36%) Java
4 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (81.82%) ISTQB
2 36 (65.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 15 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 12 (21.82%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.27%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 36 (65.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.82%) SAP
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