The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 43 55 47
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 32 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.38% 3.51% 2.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.35% 12.02% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 10
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +13.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £37,850
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
ISEB
Wiltshire

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

Qualifications Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
223 183 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 30.51% 29.19% 27.71%
Number of salaries quoted 184 151 120
Average salary £45,750 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

ISEB
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Swindon

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Swindon

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

ISEB Salary Histogram in Swindon

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 38 (69.09%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (61.82%) Scrum
3 26 (47.27%) Finance
4 22 (40.00%) SQL
4 22 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 21 (38.18%) QA
6 20 (36.36%) Degree
7 18 (32.73%) Use Case
8 17 (30.91%) Selenium
8 17 (30.91%) MS Office
9 16 (29.09%) MS Excel
9 16 (29.09%) Banking
10 13 (23.64%) QuickTest Pro
10 13 (23.64%) Web Services
10 13 (23.64%) VBScript
10 13 (23.64%) Test Scripting
11 11 (20.00%) TDD
12 10 (18.18%) Automated Testing
12 10 (18.18%) Retail
12 10 (18.18%) Retail Banking
13 9 (16.36%) WATIR
13 9 (16.36%) WebDriver
13 9 (16.36%) UNIX
13 9 (16.36%) VB
13 9 (16.36%) VBA
13 9 (16.36%) Oracle
13 9 (16.36%) XML
14 8 (14.55%) Windows
14 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (14.55%) Software Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 (3.64%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 17 (30.91%) MS Office
2 16 (29.09%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.45%) MS Project
4 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
1 7 (12.73%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (30.91%) Selenium
2 13 (23.64%) QuickTest Pro
3 9 (16.36%) WATIR
3 9 (16.36%) WebDriver
4 7 (12.73%) SoapUI
4 7 (12.73%) TestNG
5 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (47.27%) Finance
2 16 (29.09%) Banking
3 10 (18.18%) Retail
3 10 (18.18%) Retail Banking
4 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Test Manager
2 19 (34.55%) Analyst
3 12 (21.82%) Business Analyst
4 9 (16.36%) Tester
5 8 (14.55%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (14.55%) Lead Tester
5 8 (14.55%) Automated Tester
6 7 (12.73%) Senior QA Engineer
6 7 (12.73%) QA Engineer
6 7 (12.73%) Test Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Test Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) PMO Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Junior Support Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Products Support Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Business Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Junior
10 1 (1.82%) Software Engineer
10 1 (1.82%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) Web Services
2 9 (16.36%) XML
3 7 (12.73%) SOAP
3 7 (12.73%) REST
4 6 (10.91%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) UNIX
2 8 (14.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (69.09%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (61.82%) Scrum
3 18 (32.73%) Use Case
4 13 (23.64%) Test Scripting
5 11 (20.00%) TDD
6 10 (18.18%) Automated Testing
7 8 (14.55%) Software Testing
7 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (12.73%) SOA
8 7 (12.73%) Process Management
8 7 (12.73%) Business Analysis
8 7 (12.73%) Test Automation
9 6 (10.91%) Manual Testing
9 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2
10 5 (9.09%) Test Management
11 4 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (7.27%) Line Management
11 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
12 3 (5.45%) Coaching
12 3 (5.45%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.00%) SQL
2 13 (23.64%) VBScript
3 9 (16.36%) VB
3 9 (16.36%) VBA
4 7 (12.73%) Java
5 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.82%) Ruby
6 1 (1.82%) C
6 1 (1.82%) C#
6 1 (1.82%) C++
6 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (36.36%) Degree
2 5 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (38.18%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Oracle
2 2 (3.64%) Lotus
2 2 (3.64%) Planview
3 1 (1.82%) TOWER Software
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago