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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 58 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 15 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.60% 1.40% 1.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.64% 6.36% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 3
Average salary £33,250 £30,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.83% -10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £24,200 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £41,000 £40,700
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +8.57%
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
141 110 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 24.44% 21.96% 32.86%
Number of salaries quoted 103 87 118
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
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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 -4 13 £29,750 +19.00% 1
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 11 (50.00%) QA
1 11 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 10 (45.45%) Selenium
3 9 (40.91%) ISTQB
4 8 (36.36%) SoapUI
5 7 (31.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (27.27%) SDLC
6 6 (27.27%) BDD
6 6 (27.27%) SQL
6 6 (27.27%) Manual Testing
7 5 (22.73%) JIRA
7 5 (22.73%) Business Analysis
7 5 (22.73%) Automated Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (22.73%) Regression Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
7 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (18.18%) iGaming
8 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
8 4 (18.18%) UML
8 4 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (18.18%) Java
8 4 (18.18%) TDD
9 3 (13.64%) Android
9 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
9 3 (13.64%) Windows
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
10 2 (9.09%) Python

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Selenium
2 8 (36.36%) SoapUI
3 5 (22.73%) JIRA
4 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (9.09%) Calabash
5 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 2 (9.09%) JMeter
5 2 (9.09%) JUnit
5 2 (9.09%) LoadUI
5 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 4 (18.18%) iGaming
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Games
3 1 (4.55%) French Language
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Analyst
2 9 (40.91%) Test Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Tester
4 5 (22.73%) Business Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Manual Test Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Manual Tester
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Software Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Software Test Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Software Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Graduate
6 2 (9.09%) QA Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.55%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) QA Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
1 2 (9.09%) SOAP
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) REST
2 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Online Games
3 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Android
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 11 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (27.27%) BDD
2 6 (27.27%) Manual Testing
2 6 (27.27%) SDLC
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Automated Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Business Analysis
3 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
3 5 (22.73%) Regression Testing
4 4 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (18.18%) TDD
4 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 4 (18.18%) UML
5 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.09%) Load Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Stress Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Test Management
7 1 (4.55%) Volume Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) Perl
3 2 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) ISTQB
2 7 (31.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
Sudbury, Suffolk
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: £28k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago