The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 8 14 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 18 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 14.63% 4.48% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 47.37% 25.00% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 0
Average salary £38,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.40%
ISEB
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
38 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 30.89% 17.91% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 13
Average salary £38,000 £52,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.61% +110.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,400 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £34,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

ISEB
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Stirling

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Stirling

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 35 (97.22%) ISTQB
2 23 (63.89%) Test Management
2 23 (63.89%) Finance
3 17 (47.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 15 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
5 14 (38.89%) HP
6 12 (33.33%) Test Strategy
7 11 (30.56%) Selenium
7 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (27.78%) QuickTest Pro
9 9 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
9 9 (25.00%) Automated Testing
9 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
10 7 (19.44%) Test Planning
10 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (16.67%) Cucumber
11 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
11 6 (16.67%) Manual Testing
12 5 (13.89%) Automation Testing
12 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
12 5 (13.89%) SQL
13 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (11.11%) Business Objects
13 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
13 4 (11.11%) LoadRunner
13 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (11.11%) Project Planning
13 4 (11.11%) Software Testing
14 3 (8.33%) Security Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Selenium
2 10 (27.78%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 4 (11.11%) LoadRunner
General
1 23 (63.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Analyst
2 19 (52.78%) Test Analyst
3 14 (38.89%) Test Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Tester
6 1 (2.78%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.78%) Test Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Financial Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Test Management
2 12 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 9 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (19.44%) Test Planning
5 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 6 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Automation Testing
7 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Project Planning
7 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.33%) V-Model
8 3 (8.33%) Information Assurance
8 3 (8.33%) Security Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.33%) Analytics
8 3 (8.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (97.22%) ISTQB
2 17 (47.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
Systems Management
1 15 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) HP
2 4 (11.11%) Business Objects
3 2 (5.56%) Informatica
4 1 (2.78%) Twitter
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle