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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 71 57 70
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 20 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.32% 2.97% 1.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.68% 7.73% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 11
Average salary £35,000 £47,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.53% +67.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £97,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -
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
352 362 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 40.84% 38.35% 30.17%
Number of salaries quoted 240 328 224
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Southampton

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 (70.00%) SQL
2 27 (67.50%) ISTQB
3 22 (55.00%) Finance
4 20 (50.00%) AS400
4 20 (50.00%) iSeries
4 20 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 18 (45.00%) Coaching
5 18 (45.00%) HP Quality Center
6 12 (30.00%) QA
7 9 (22.50%) Software Testing
8 7 (17.50%) Degree
9 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting
9 6 (15.00%) Test Planning
9 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (15.00%) Replication
9 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (15.00%) Windows
9 6 (15.00%) CGI
9 6 (15.00%) CTI
10 5 (12.50%) Performance Testing
11 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
12 3 (7.50%) Scrum
12 3 (7.50%) QuickTest Pro
12 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
12 3 (7.50%) C#
12 3 (7.50%) Selenium
12 3 (7.50%) Manual Testing
12 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
12 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
12 3 (7.50%) Functional Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) CTI
2 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (7.50%) Selenium
2 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.50%) JMeter
General
1 22 (55.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (67.50%) Analyst
2 24 (60.00%) Test Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) QA Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) AS400 Test Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Software Test Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
4 3 (7.50%) Test Team Leader
4 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.50%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Tester
6 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) CGI
2 1 (2.50%) REST
2 1 (2.50%) SOAP
2 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (50.00%) AS400
1 20 (50.00%) iSeries
2 6 (15.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 18 (45.00%) Coaching
3 9 (22.50%) Software Testing
4 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.00%) Test Planning
5 5 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.50%) Scrum
7 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (7.50%) Manual Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Functional Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Automation Testing
8 2 (5.00%) User Stories
8 2 (5.00%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.50%) Multithreading
9 1 (2.50%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (67.50%) ISTQB
2 7 (17.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (45.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (2.50%) HP
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + BUPA + Pension + Other soft Bene
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £36000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago