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

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
England / South West
Rank 109 139 110
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -29
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 141 124 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.80% 2.14% 2.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.35% 6.52% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 114 79 105
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £27,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,750
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 South West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1508 1902 1858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.99% 32.79% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1194 1494 1477
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 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
Bristol -16 37 £42,500 +30.76% 8
Gloucestershire -7 36 £42,500 +3.03% 4
Wiltshire +48 34 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Somerset +6 19 £32,500 +17.11% 1
Devon +9 8 £35,000 - 1
Dorset +18 6 £41,500 +38.33%
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 South West region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 177 (64.60%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (59.85%) ISTQB
3 84 (30.66%) Finance
3 84 (30.66%) Cucumber
4 82 (29.93%) SQL
4 82 (29.93%) Selenium
5 78 (28.47%) BDD
6 76 (27.74%) Software Testing
7 72 (26.28%) Non-Functional Testing
8 70 (25.55%) Test Automation
9 69 (25.18%) Java
10 68 (24.82%) User Acceptance Testing
11 65 (23.72%) Test Scripting
11 65 (23.72%) Scrum
12 64 (23.36%) Team Foundation Server
13 61 (22.26%) Waterfall
13 61 (22.26%) Microsoft
14 58 (21.17%) C#
15 55 (20.07%) JIRA
15 55 (20.07%) Business Analysis
16 51 (18.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 50 (18.25%) QA
18 48 (17.52%) Test Management
19 45 (16.42%) Load Testing
20 44 (16.06%) Linux
20 44 (16.06%) Security Cleared
21 43 (15.69%) SpecFlow
22 41 (14.96%) User Stories
23 36 (13.14%) SOAP
23 36 (13.14%) HP

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 9 (3.28%) GlassFish
2 4 (1.46%) Confluence
3 2 (0.73%) CMS
3 2 (0.73%) SAS
3 2 (0.73%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.36%) FileNet
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 16 (5.84%) MS PowerPoint
2 14 (5.11%) MS Excel
3 11 (4.01%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.46%) Mingle
4 4 (1.46%) MS Office
4 4 (1.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (3.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.09%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.36%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.74%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.55%) Lucidchart
3 6 (2.19%) IaaS
3 6 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.19%) PaaS
4 5 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.47%) SSH
2 12 (4.38%) SMS
3 2 (0.73%) FTP
4 1 (0.36%) HTTP
4 1 (0.36%) Internet
4 1 (0.36%) Intranet
4 1 (0.36%) SSL
4 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.55%) NoSQL
3 6 (2.19%) DB2
4 5 (1.82%) MySQL
5 3 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.73%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 84 (30.66%) Cucumber
2 82 (29.93%) Selenium
3 64 (23.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 55 (20.07%) JIRA
5 43 (15.69%) SpecFlow
6 33 (12.04%) Jenkins
7 22 (8.03%) Git (software)
7 22 (8.03%) LoadRunner
8 21 (7.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 19 (6.93%) JMeter
10 18 (6.57%) SoapUI
11 16 (5.84%) JUnit
12 15 (5.47%) Bugzilla
12 15 (5.47%) WebDriver
12 15 (5.47%) Zephyr
13 14 (5.11%) Appium
13 14 (5.11%) Gatling
13 14 (5.11%) Visual Studio
14 13 (4.74%) Eclipse
14 13 (4.74%) The Grinder
General
1 84 (30.66%) Finance
2 26 (9.49%) Retail
3 23 (8.39%) Banking
3 23 (8.39%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.38%) Manufacturing
5 11 (4.01%) Marketing
6 10 (3.65%) Advertising
6 10 (3.65%) Electronics
7 9 (3.28%) Financial Institution
8 8 (2.92%) Publishing
9 1 (0.36%) Games
9 1 (0.36%) Local Government
9 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 149 (54.38%) Analyst
2 96 (35.04%) Test Analyst
3 49 (17.88%) Test Engineer
4 45 (16.42%) Business Analyst
5 29 (10.58%) Senior Analyst
5 29 (10.58%) Test Automation Engineer
6 27 (9.85%) Tester
7 26 (9.49%) Software Analyst
8 25 (9.12%) Software Test Analyst
9 23 (8.39%) Senior Test Analyst
10 21 (7.66%) Test Manager
11 13 (4.74%) Agile Business Analyst
11 13 (4.74%) QA Analyst
11 13 (4.74%) Service Manager
12 12 (4.38%) Automation Test Analyst
12 12 (4.38%) Delivery Manager
12 12 (4.38%) Services Delivery Manager
13 11 (4.01%) Agile Test Analyst
13 11 (4.01%) IT Analyst
14 10 (3.65%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (13.14%) SOAP
2 20 (7.30%) Gherkin
3 18 (6.57%) Web Services
3 18 (6.57%) XML
4 17 (6.20%) REST
5 12 (4.38%) Flash
6 10 (3.65%) .NET
7 9 (3.28%) RESTful
8 8 (2.92%) JSON
9 3 (1.09%) HTML
10 2 (0.73%) Behat
10 2 (0.73%) CSS
10 2 (0.73%) CSS3
10 2 (0.73%) Middleware
11 1 (0.36%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.36%) React
11 1 (0.36%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.57%) Data Centre
3 17 (6.20%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.38%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (2.92%) Fintech
6 6 (2.19%) CMDB
7 5 (1.82%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.82%) User Experience
8 3 (1.09%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.09%) Replication
9 2 (0.73%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.73%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.36%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.36%) iPad
10 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.36%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.36%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 44 (16.06%) Linux
2 33 (12.04%) Windows
3 10 (3.65%) Android
3 10 (3.65%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.19%) Unix
5 4 (1.46%) CentOS
6 3 (1.09%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.36%) AIX
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (64.60%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (28.47%) BDD
3 76 (27.74%) Software Testing
4 72 (26.28%) Non-Functional Testing
5 70 (25.55%) Test Automation
6 68 (24.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 65 (23.72%) Scrum
7 65 (23.72%) Test Scripting
8 61 (22.26%) Waterfall
9 55 (20.07%) Business Analysis
10 48 (17.52%) Test Management
11 45 (16.42%) Load Testing
12 41 (14.96%) User Stories
13 35 (12.77%) Regression Testing
14 32 (11.68%) Automation Testing
14 32 (11.68%) Performance Testing
15 29 (10.58%) Automated Testing
16 28 (10.22%) Functional Testing
16 28 (10.22%) Manual Testing
17 27 (9.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 82 (29.93%) SQL
2 69 (25.18%) Java
3 58 (21.17%) C#
4 24 (8.76%) Ruby
5 22 (8.03%) C++
6 15 (5.47%) Python
7 6 (2.19%) XPath
8 5 (1.82%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.46%) C
10 2 (0.73%) PHP
10 2 (0.73%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.73%) VBScript
11 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.36%) VB
11 1 (0.36%) VB6
11 1 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 164 (59.85%) ISTQB
2 51 (18.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 44 (16.06%) Security Cleared
4 30 (10.95%) Degree
5 22 (8.03%) DV Cleared
6 18 (6.57%) SC Cleared
7 6 (2.19%) ISEB Practitioner
8 5 (1.82%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.82%) PMP
9 4 (1.46%) IIBA
10 1 (0.36%) ACCA
10 1 (0.36%) APMG
10 1 (0.36%) EXIN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (18.25%) QA
2 12 (4.38%) SLA
3 2 (0.73%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.73%) PMO
3 2 (0.73%) SDET
4 1 (0.36%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (2.55%) Docker
2 5 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (9.85%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.55%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.82%) SCVMM
4 3 (1.09%) SCCM
5 1 (0.36%) WMI
Vendors
1 61 (22.26%) Microsoft
2 36 (13.14%) HP
3 14 (5.11%) Oracle
3 14 (5.11%) SAP
4 12 (4.38%) Cadence
5 6 (2.19%) CheckPoint
6 5 (1.82%) BMC
6 5 (1.82%) Cisco
6 5 (1.82%) Citrix
6 5 (1.82%) EMC
6 5 (1.82%) IBM
6 5 (1.82%) Juniper
6 5 (1.82%) NetApp
6 5 (1.82%) VMware
7 4 (1.46%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.09%) SOASTA, Inc
9 2 (0.73%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.73%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.36%) Epicor
10 1 (0.36%) Sage
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Melksham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £435000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
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Sanderson
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
National Trust
Salary: £45,212 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago