The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 60 52 60
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 6 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.11% 2.55% 2.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.97% 9.09% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 14
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,258 £22,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £35,300 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.40%
ISEB
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
151 132 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 27.86% 28.09% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 107 109 99
Average salary £43,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

ISEB
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Suffolk

ISEB
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -9 3 £25,000 -5.66%
Bury St Edmunds +8 2 £27,258 -18.63% 1
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (48.00%) Waterfall
4 11 (44.00%) Software Testing
5 10 (40.00%) Degree
6 9 (36.00%) SQL
7 8 (32.00%) MS Office
7 8 (32.00%) Manual Testing
8 7 (28.00%) Business Analysis
8 7 (28.00%) Technical Analysis
8 7 (28.00%) Logical Data Model
8 7 (28.00%) Physical Data Model
8 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
8 7 (28.00%) Data Modelling
8 7 (28.00%) Workflow
9 6 (24.00%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
9 6 (24.00%) JIRA
9 6 (24.00%) QA
10 5 (20.00%) Selenium
10 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
10 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (16.00%) Project Planning
11 4 (16.00%) Bugzilla
11 4 (16.00%) Scrum
11 4 (16.00%) QuickTest Pro
11 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
11 4 (16.00%) .NET
12 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Office
2 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Intranet
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
1 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) JIRA
2 5 (20.00%) Selenium
3 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (16.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (16.00%) Bugzilla
4 3 (12.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.00%) LoadUI
5 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.00%) JMeter
5 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Billing
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Analyst
2 12 (48.00%) Test Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) Tester
4 7 (28.00%) Business Analyst
5 6 (24.00%) Software Tester
6 3 (12.00%) QA Tester
6 3 (12.00%) QA Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Automation Tester
7 2 (8.00%) Automated Tester
7 2 (8.00%) Senior QA Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Tester
8 1 (4.00%) Test Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Senior QA Tester
8 1 (4.00%) Manual Tester
8 1 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.00%) WPF
3 1 (4.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (4.00%) SOAP
3 1 (4.00%) WSH
3 1 (4.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Statistics
3 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Online Games
3 1 (4.00%) Internet of Things
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Waterfall
3 11 (44.00%) Software Testing
4 8 (32.00%) Manual Testing
5 7 (28.00%) Technical Analysis
5 7 (28.00%) Business Analysis
5 7 (28.00%) Data Modelling
5 7 (28.00%) Workflow
5 7 (28.00%) Logical Data Model
5 7 (28.00%) Physical Data Model
6 6 (24.00%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Project Planning
8 4 (16.00%) Scrum
9 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
9 3 (12.00%) Test Management
9 3 (12.00%) Line Management
10 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
10 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (8.00%) HND
4 1 (4.00%) MCP
4 1 (4.00%) VCP4
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (8.00%) Telerik
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago