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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 18 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +2
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 46 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 9.56% 1.16% 1.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.57% 3.94% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 44 3 4
Median salary £32,500 £38,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £29,700 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,060 £36,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
161 127 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 33.47% 29.40% 26.42%
Number of salaries quoted 154 100 93
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Suffolk

ISEB
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +33 34 £30,750 -24.72% 6
Bury St Edmunds -7 5 £32,500 -15.58%
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 44 (57.14%) QA
2 31 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (40.26%) SDLC
3 23 (29.87%) Manual Testing
4 22 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 22 (28.57%) Finance
5 21 (27.27%) Automation Testing
6 20 (25.97%) Test Scripting
7 19 (24.68%) Scrum
8 16 (20.78%) SQL
8 16 (20.78%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (19.48%) Business Analysis
10 13 (16.88%) C#
11 12 (15.58%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (15.58%) Software Testing
12 11 (14.29%) Java
12 11 (14.29%) Windows
13 10 (12.99%) Oracle
13 10 (12.99%) Games
13 10 (12.99%) Online Games
13 10 (12.99%) Test Automation
14 9 (11.69%) Process Improvement
14 9 (11.69%) User Acceptance Testing
15 8 (10.39%) Asset Management
15 8 (10.39%) Regression Testing
15 8 (10.39%) DSDM
15 8 (10.39%) Client/Server
15 8 (10.39%) Data Protection
16 7 (9.09%) System Testing
16 7 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) JIRA
1 2 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.30%) JMeter
2 1 (1.30%) LoadUI
2 1 (1.30%) Selenium
2 1 (1.30%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.30%) TestRail
General
1 22 (28.57%) Finance
2 10 (12.99%) Games
3 4 (5.19%) Retail
4 1 (1.30%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 72 (93.51%) Analyst
2 50 (64.94%) Test Analyst
3 25 (32.47%) Tester
4 24 (31.17%) QA Analyst
5 22 (28.57%) Software Analyst
6 21 (27.27%) Software Tester
7 20 (25.97%) QA Tester
7 20 (25.97%) Software QA Tester
8 19 (24.68%) QA Test Analyst
9 17 (22.08%) Business Analyst
9 17 (22.08%) Manual Test Analyst
9 17 (22.08%) Software Test Analyst
10 12 (15.58%) Automation Test Analyst
10 12 (15.58%) QA Automation Analyst
11 11 (14.29%) Automation Tester
11 11 (14.29%) Manual Tester
11 11 (14.29%) QA Automation Tester
12 10 (12.99%) QA Manual Tester
13 7 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
14 6 (7.79%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) .NET
1 1 (1.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.78%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.99%) Online Games
3 8 (10.39%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.30%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (40.26%) SDLC
2 23 (29.87%) Manual Testing
3 21 (27.27%) Automation Testing
4 20 (25.97%) Test Scripting
5 19 (24.68%) Scrum
6 15 (19.48%) Business Analysis
7 12 (15.58%) Software Testing
7 12 (15.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (12.99%) Test Automation
9 9 (11.69%) Process Improvement
9 9 (11.69%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (10.39%) Asset Management
10 8 (10.39%) Data Protection
10 8 (10.39%) DSDM
10 8 (10.39%) Regression Testing
11 7 (9.09%) Automated Testing
11 7 (9.09%) System Testing
12 6 (7.79%) Line Management
13 5 (6.49%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.78%) SQL
2 13 (16.88%) C#
3 11 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 7 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
3 5 (6.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (5.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (57.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (12.99%) Oracle
2 5 (6.49%) Guidewire
2 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.30%) Capita
3 1 (1.30%) HP
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