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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 66 69 76
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 16 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.24% 2.32% 1.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.78% 5.80% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 14
Average salary £41,500 £63,750 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.90% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £40,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £97,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
236 345 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 33.05% 40.02% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 183 302 278
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Southampton

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 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 20 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 18 (45.00%) QA
2 18 (45.00%) Software Testing
3 16 (40.00%) SQL
4 15 (37.50%) Windows
5 13 (32.50%) Test Planning
6 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 12 (30.00%) CGI
6 12 (30.00%) CTI
6 12 (30.00%) Replication
7 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (25.00%) Finance
8 8 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 8 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 8 (20.00%) Manual Testing
9 7 (17.50%) Scrum
9 7 (17.50%) Degree
9 7 (17.50%) Mentoring
10 6 (15.00%) SDLC
10 6 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (15.00%) Performance Testing
10 6 (15.00%) C#
11 5 (12.50%) AS400
11 5 (12.50%) iSeries
11 5 (12.50%) Selenium
11 5 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (12.50%) Coaching
12 4 (10.00%) Analytics
12 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) CTI
2 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Selenium
2 3 (7.50%) HP UFT
3 2 (5.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.50%) JMeter
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Analyst
2 11 (27.50%) Test Engineer
3 10 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 9 (22.50%) QA Engineer
5 8 (20.00%) Business Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Team Leader
7 4 (10.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Test Team Leader
8 3 (7.50%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Test Leader
9 2 (5.00%) AS400 Test Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Tester
10 1 (2.50%) Junior
10 1 (2.50%) Test Manager
10 1 (2.50%) Software Tester
10 1 (2.50%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) CGI
2 1 (2.50%) REST
2 1 (2.50%) SOAP
2 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Replication
2 5 (12.50%) iSeries
2 5 (12.50%) AS400
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Software Testing
2 13 (32.50%) Test Planning
3 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 8 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 8 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 7 (17.50%) Mentoring
5 7 (17.50%) Scrum
6 6 (15.00%) Performance Testing
6 6 (15.00%) SDLC
6 6 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (12.50%) Coaching
8 4 (10.00%) Analytics
8 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
9 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
9 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (7.50%) User Stories
9 3 (7.50%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) C#
3 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (17.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (45.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) HP
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