The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 53 75 60
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -15
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 33 10 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.46% 1.25% 3.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.07% 3.92% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 31 8 28
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -20.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £39,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.40%
Qualifications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
364 255 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 38.16% 31.95% 42.56%
Number of salaries quoted 327 234 389
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £30,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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 18 April 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Southampton

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (47.73%) QA
2 15 (34.09%) Finance
2 15 (34.09%) SQL
3 14 (31.82%) Telecoms
3 14 (31.82%) Business Analysis
4 13 (29.55%) Banking
4 13 (29.55%) Test Scripting
4 13 (29.55%) C#
5 12 (27.27%) Performance Testing
6 11 (25.00%) Retail
7 10 (22.73%) EFT
7 10 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (22.73%) Scrum
7 10 (22.73%) Software Testing
7 10 (22.73%) ISTQB
8 9 (20.45%) Selenium
9 8 (18.18%) Degree
9 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (18.18%) Games
9 8 (18.18%) ISO 9001
9 8 (18.18%) Agile Testing
10 7 (15.91%) Project Management
10 7 (15.91%) Firewall
10 7 (15.91%) Security Testing
11 5 (11.36%) Use Case
12 4 (9.09%) Windows
13 3 (6.82%) EMV
13 3 (6.82%) Chip and PIN
13 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
14 2 (4.55%) Spreadsheet

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Selenium
2 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (34.09%) Finance
2 14 (31.82%) Telecoms
3 13 (29.55%) Banking
4 11 (25.00%) Retail
5 8 (18.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Analyst
2 11 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 10 (22.73%) Financial Business Analyst
3 10 (22.73%) Test Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 8 (18.18%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 8 (18.18%) Test Manager
5 7 (15.91%) QA Manager
5 7 (15.91%) QA Test Manager
6 6 (13.64%) QA Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) Test Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) Lead Business Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Head of IT
8 3 (6.82%) Head of Business Analysis
9 2 (4.55%) Quality Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) QA Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) AS400 Test Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Testing Engineer
10 1 (2.27%) Service Manager
10 1 (2.27%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) EFT
2 3 (6.82%) EMV
2 3 (6.82%) Chip and PIN
3 2 (4.55%) iSeries
3 2 (4.55%) EPoS
3 2 (4.55%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Business Analysis
2 13 (29.55%) Test Scripting
3 12 (27.27%) Performance Testing
4 10 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (22.73%) Scrum
4 10 (22.73%) Software Testing
5 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (18.18%) Agile Testing
6 7 (15.91%) Project Management
6 7 (15.91%) Security Testing
7 5 (11.36%) Use Case
8 2 (4.55%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.55%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.27%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.27%) ITSM
9 1 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.27%) Process Management
9 1 (2.27%) Service Management
9 1 (2.27%) ITIL
9 1 (2.27%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) SQL
2 13 (29.55%) C#
3 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) ISTQB
2 8 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (47.73%) QA
2 8 (18.18%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Pegasus
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