The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 127 146 128
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 112 100 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.14% 1.71% 2.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.67% 5.76% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 87 77 106
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
ISEB
England

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

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1680 1735 1761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.07% 29.72% 28.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1347 1357 1408
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ISEB
Salary Trend in the South West

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

ISEB Salary Trend in the South West

ISEB
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in the South West

ISEB
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Gloucestershire +9 35 £45,000 +30.43% 12
Wiltshire +6 23 £42,500 +46.55% 4
Bristol -3 23 £32,500 -23.52% 2
Somerset +3 15 £37,500 -29.24% 1
Dorset +11 5 £32,500 -10.34%
Cornwall - 2 £42,500 -
Devon +4 1 - -
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 South West region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 117 (50.87%) ISTQB
2 105 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (32.61%) SQL
4 69 (30.00%) Java
5 61 (26.52%) QA
6 60 (26.09%) Software Testing
7 57 (24.78%) Finance
8 54 (23.48%) Selenium
9 47 (20.43%) ITIL
9 47 (20.43%) Test Automation
10 46 (20.00%) Degree
11 45 (19.57%) Oracle
11 45 (19.57%) Microsoft
12 44 (19.13%) User Acceptance Testing
13 43 (18.70%) Test Scripting
13 43 (18.70%) Non-Functional Testing
14 41 (17.83%) Test Management
15 40 (17.39%) HP
15 40 (17.39%) SDLC
16 38 (16.52%) Security Cleared
16 38 (16.52%) Unix
16 38 (16.52%) Automated Testing
17 35 (15.22%) Scrum
17 35 (15.22%) XML
17 35 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
17 35 (15.22%) Functional Testing
18 34 (14.78%) Cucumber
19 33 (14.35%) Manual Testing
19 33 (14.35%) Business Analysis
19 33 (14.35%) Analytical Skills

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 15 (6.52%) MQSeries
2 4 (1.74%) Apache
2 4 (1.74%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.43%) IIS
3 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (7.83%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.48%) MS Office
3 7 (3.04%) Mingle
4 4 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.30%) MS Project
6 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (4.35%) Temenos T24
2 7 (3.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (2.17%) SAP SD
4 4 (1.74%) SAP CO
4 4 (1.74%) SAP FI
4 4 (1.74%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.65%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (5.65%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (5.65%) IaaS
1 13 (5.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (5.65%) PaaS
2 7 (3.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.22%) Internet
2 9 (3.91%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.04%) LAN
3 7 (3.04%) SSH
3 7 (3.04%) WAN
4 4 (1.74%) SMS
5 1 (0.43%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.61%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.83%) Relational Database
3 13 (5.65%) DB2
3 13 (5.65%) MySQL
4 7 (3.04%) Big Data
5 5 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.30%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.43%) OLTP
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 54 (23.48%) Selenium
2 35 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (14.78%) Cucumber
4 27 (11.74%) JIRA
5 25 (10.87%) Jenkins
6 18 (7.83%) LoadRunner
7 17 (7.39%) JUnit
8 16 (6.96%) SpecFlow
9 14 (6.09%) Git (software)
9 14 (6.09%) JBehave
9 14 (6.09%) WebDriver
10 10 (4.35%) Visual Studio
11 7 (3.04%) Maven
11 7 (3.04%) RSpec
11 7 (3.04%) Zephyr
12 6 (2.61%) SoapUI
13 5 (2.17%) ClearQuest
13 5 (2.17%) FitNesse
13 5 (2.17%) Subversion
13 5 (2.17%) TestDirector
General
1 57 (24.78%) Finance
2 19 (8.26%) Banking
3 13 (5.65%) Manufacturing
3 13 (5.65%) Publishing
4 10 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 10 (4.35%) Marketing
5 9 (3.91%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.48%) Electronics
7 6 (2.61%) Law
8 4 (1.74%) Advertising
8 4 (1.74%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.74%) Retail
9 2 (0.87%) Billing
10 1 (0.43%) Back Office
10 1 (0.43%) Legal
10 1 (0.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 125 (54.35%) Analyst
2 93 (40.43%) Test Analyst
3 34 (14.78%) Test Engineer
4 29 (12.61%) Business Analyst
5 28 (12.17%) Tester
6 21 (9.13%) Senior Analyst
7 18 (7.83%) Senior Test Analyst
7 18 (7.83%) Software Tester
8 14 (6.09%) Developer
8 14 (6.09%) Java Developer
8 14 (6.09%) Software Analyst
8 14 (6.09%) Software Test Analyst
8 14 (6.09%) Test Manager
9 13 (5.65%) Architect
9 13 (5.65%) QA Analyst
9 13 (5.65%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (5.22%) QA Test Analyst
10 12 (5.22%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
10 12 (5.22%) Test Leader
11 10 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (15.22%) XML
2 19 (8.26%) HTML
2 19 (8.26%) Middleware
3 14 (6.09%) .NET
3 14 (6.09%) Hibernate
3 14 (6.09%) Spring
4 11 (4.78%) SOAP
5 7 (3.04%) Gherkin
5 7 (3.04%) REST
5 7 (3.04%) Web Services
6 6 (2.61%) JDBC
7 4 (1.74%) CSS
7 4 (1.74%) Flash
8 3 (1.30%) RESTful
9 2 (0.87%) J2EE
9 2 (0.87%) XML Messaging
10 1 (0.43%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.35%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (10.43%) Computer Science
3 18 (7.83%) Data Centre
4 17 (7.39%) Client/Server
5 13 (5.65%) CMDB
6 7 (3.04%) Internet of Things
7 6 (2.61%) Life Science
7 6 (2.61%) User Experience
8 5 (2.17%) Driving Licence
8 5 (2.17%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.74%) Statistics
10 2 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.87%) NHS
11 1 (0.43%) AS400
11 1 (0.43%) iSeries
11 1 (0.43%) Replication
11 1 (0.43%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 38 (16.52%) Unix
2 32 (13.91%) Linux
2 32 (13.91%) Windows
3 6 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.30%) CentOS
5 2 (0.87%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (26.09%) Software Testing
3 47 (20.43%) ITIL
3 47 (20.43%) Test Automation
4 44 (19.13%) User Acceptance Testing
5 43 (18.70%) Non-Functional Testing
5 43 (18.70%) Test Scripting
6 41 (17.83%) Test Management
7 40 (17.39%) SDLC
8 38 (16.52%) Automated Testing
9 35 (15.22%) Functional Testing
9 35 (15.22%) Scrum
10 33 (14.35%) Business Analysis
10 33 (14.35%) Manual Testing
11 30 (13.04%) Project Management
11 30 (13.04%) Regression Testing
12 28 (12.17%) ITIL V3
12 28 (12.17%) User Stories
13 27 (11.74%) Defect Management
14 26 (11.30%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 75 (32.61%) SQL
2 69 (30.00%) Java
3 23 (10.00%) Ruby
4 20 (8.70%) Python
5 18 (7.83%) C#
6 16 (6.96%) JavaScript
6 16 (6.96%) PL/SQL
7 12 (5.22%) C
8 11 (4.78%) C++
9 10 (4.35%) Bash Shell
10 8 (3.48%) Shell Script
11 7 (3.04%) VB
12 4 (1.74%) Perl
13 2 (0.87%) PHP
13 2 (0.87%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 117 (50.87%) ISTQB
2 46 (20.00%) Degree
3 38 (16.52%) Security Cleared
4 30 (13.04%) DV Cleared
4 30 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 24 (10.43%) SC Cleared
6 13 (5.65%) PMI Certification
6 13 (5.65%) PMP
7 7 (3.04%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (1.74%) APMP
9 3 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.43%) CBAP
11 1 (0.43%) CISA
11 1 (0.43%) CISM
11 1 (0.43%) CISSP
11 1 (0.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (26.52%) QA
2 6 (2.61%) SLA
3 2 (0.87%) SDET
4 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (5.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.17%) vSphere
3 3 (1.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (7.83%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (5.65%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.43%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (0.43%) nmon
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 45 (19.57%) Microsoft
1 45 (19.57%) Oracle
2 40 (17.39%) HP
3 29 (12.61%) IBM
4 18 (7.83%) Citrix
4 18 (7.83%) VMware
5 17 (7.39%) SAP
6 15 (6.52%) Green Hat
7 13 (5.65%) BMC
7 13 (5.65%) CheckPoint
7 13 (5.65%) Cisco
7 13 (5.65%) EMC
7 13 (5.65%) Juniper
7 13 (5.65%) NetApp
8 10 (4.35%) webMethods
9 5 (2.17%) Remedy
9 5 (2.17%) Sybase
10 4 (1.74%) Cadence
11 3 (1.30%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.87%) Rally
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Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum
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CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
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Wiltshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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