The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 65 80 71
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 21 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.45% 1.24% 2.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.80% 4.01% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 21
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -
ISEB
Hampshire

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

Qualifications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
362 274 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 42.24% 31.00% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 312 270 261
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

ISEB
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Southampton

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Southampton

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 28 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 27 (64.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (59.52%) Telecoms
3 25 (59.52%) Finance
3 25 (59.52%) Banking
4 10 (23.81%) Degree
5 9 (21.43%) QA
6 7 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 7 (16.67%) Windows
7 6 (14.29%) CGI
7 6 (14.29%) CTI
7 6 (14.29%) Replication
8 4 (9.52%) SQL
9 3 (7.14%) Retail
9 3 (7.14%) Test Scripting
10 2 (4.76%) Selenium
10 2 (4.76%) Performance Testing
10 2 (4.76%) iSeries
10 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (4.76%) Process Improvement
10 2 (4.76%) Kindle
10 2 (4.76%) AS400
10 2 (4.76%) EFT
10 2 (4.76%) Project Management
10 2 (4.76%) ISO 9001
10 2 (4.76%) C#
11 1 (2.38%) Java
11 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
11 1 (2.38%) Pegasus

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (59.52%) Telecoms
1 25 (59.52%) Finance
1 25 (59.52%) Banking
2 3 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Analyst
2 19 (45.24%) Business Analyst
3 16 (38.10%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 11 (26.19%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 11 (26.19%) Financial Business Analyst
5 9 (21.43%) Head of IT
5 9 (21.43%) Head of Business Analysis
6 8 (19.05%) Lead Business Analyst
6 8 (19.05%) QA Engineer
6 8 (19.05%) Test Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) AS400 Test Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Quality Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Service Support Manager
9 1 (2.38%) Testing Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Service Manager
9 1 (2.38%) Support Manager
9 1 (2.38%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Replication
2 2 (4.76%) iSeries
2 2 (4.76%) Kindle
2 2 (4.76%) EFT
2 2 (4.76%) AS400
3 1 (2.38%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 27 (64.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 3 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 2 (4.76%) Process Improvement
5 2 (4.76%) Performance Testing
5 2 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (2.38%) Service Management
6 1 (2.38%) Regression Testing
6 1 (2.38%) ITSM
6 1 (2.38%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.38%) Automation Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Manual Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.38%) Pegasus
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago