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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 44 65 65
Rank change year-on-year
+21 0
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 17 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.83% 0.20% 2.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.74% 0.60% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 10
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £32,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
108 166 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 24.32% 32.68% 19.69%
Number of salaries quoted 82 146 101
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram 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 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bury St Edmunds +12 8 £42,500 +30.76%
Ipswich - 7 £30,000 -
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) Degree
3 8 (36.36%) Software Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Business Analysis
4 7 (31.82%) MS Office
4 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
4 7 (31.82%) Data Modelling
4 7 (31.82%) Workflow
4 7 (31.82%) Technical Analysis
4 7 (31.82%) Logical Data Model
4 7 (31.82%) Physical Data Model
4 7 (31.82%) QA
5 6 (27.27%) ISTQB
5 6 (27.27%) JIRA
5 6 (27.27%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (22.73%) Manual Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Selenium
6 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (18.18%) Bugzilla
7 4 (18.18%) Automation Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
7 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
8 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
8 3 (13.64%) Scrum
8 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Office
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) JIRA
2 5 (22.73%) Selenium
3 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (18.18%) Bugzilla
4 3 (13.64%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (13.64%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.55%) LoadUI
5 1 (4.55%) JMeter
5 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Analyst
2 10 (45.45%) Test Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Business Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Tester
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Software Tester
5 4 (18.18%) QA Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) QA Tester
7 2 (9.09%) Senior QA Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Automation Tester
7 2 (9.09%) Automated Tester
8 1 (4.55%) Systems Test Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Software Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) Senior QA Test Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Senior QA Tester
8 1 (4.55%) Software Test Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Test Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.55%) WPF
3 1 (4.55%) Silverlight
3 1 (4.55%) SOAP
3 1 (4.55%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.55%) Online Games
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (36.36%) Software Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Workflow
4 7 (31.82%) Data Modelling
4 7 (31.82%) Technical Analysis
4 7 (31.82%) Business Analysis
4 7 (31.82%) Logical Data Model
4 7 (31.82%) Physical Data Model
5 6 (27.27%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (22.73%) Manual Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
7 4 (18.18%) Automation Testing
8 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
8 3 (13.64%) Scrum
8 3 (13.64%) Test Management
8 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
8 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 6 (27.27%) ISTQB
3 3 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.55%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (9.09%) Telerik
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
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