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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 67 68 74
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 15 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.98% 1.99% 1.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% 5.03% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 16
Average salary £43,750 £52,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £37,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £97,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -
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
285 338 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 37.65% 39.53% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 213 303 262
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 July 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Southampton

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 24 (58.54%) ISTQB
2 19 (46.34%) SQL
3 16 (39.02%) Finance
3 16 (39.02%) QA
4 13 (31.71%) Software Testing
4 13 (31.71%) Mentoring
5 12 (29.27%) Non-Functional Testing
6 11 (26.83%) iSeries
6 11 (26.83%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (26.83%) AS400
6 11 (26.83%) Coaching
7 10 (24.39%) Test Planning
7 10 (24.39%) Replication
7 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
7 10 (24.39%) Windows
7 10 (24.39%) CGI
7 10 (24.39%) CTI
8 8 (19.51%) Business Analysis
9 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (17.07%) Degree
10 6 (14.63%) Test Scripting
10 6 (14.63%) Manual Testing
11 5 (12.20%) Performance Testing
11 5 (12.20%) SDLC
12 4 (9.76%) Analytics
12 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (9.76%) Scrum
12 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
13 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (7.32%) HP UFT

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 10 (24.39%) CTI
2 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (2.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) HP UFT
1 3 (7.32%) Selenium
2 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.44%) JMeter
General
1 16 (39.02%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Analyst
2 15 (36.59%) Test Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) QA Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) Business Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Test Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) AS400 Test Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Team Leader
7 4 (9.76%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Test Team Leader
8 3 (7.32%) Software Test Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Test Leader
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Test Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Junior Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Junior Business Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Software Test Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Test Manager
10 1 (2.44%) Tester
10 1 (2.44%) Junior
10 1 (2.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) CGI
2 1 (2.44%) REST
2 1 (2.44%) SOAP
2 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) AS400
1 11 (26.83%) iSeries
2 10 (24.39%) Replication
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Software Testing
1 13 (31.71%) Mentoring
2 12 (29.27%) Non-Functional Testing
3 11 (26.83%) Coaching
4 10 (24.39%) Test Planning
5 8 (19.51%) Business Analysis
6 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (14.63%) Test Scripting
7 6 (14.63%) Manual Testing
8 5 (12.20%) Performance Testing
8 5 (12.20%) SDLC
9 4 (9.76%) Analytics
9 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (9.76%) Scrum
9 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
10 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
10 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (7.32%) User Stories
10 3 (7.32%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) C#
3 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (58.54%) ISTQB
2 7 (17.07%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (39.02%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) HP
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Posted: 3 days ago
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