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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 36 49 40
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 36 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 5.45% 3.72% 2.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.09% 11.98% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 12
Average salary £40,000 £36,750 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% +12.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
199 192 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 30.15% 31.02% 34.90%
Number of salaries quoted 161 162 124
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 23 October 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Swindon

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 36 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (54.10%) Finance
3 32 (52.46%) Scrum
4 24 (39.34%) Degree
5 23 (37.70%) SQL
6 22 (36.07%) Computer Science
7 19 (31.15%) QA
7 19 (31.15%) Use Case
8 17 (27.87%) MS Excel
8 17 (27.87%) Selenium
9 15 (24.59%) MS Office
10 14 (22.95%) Banking
10 14 (22.95%) Test Scripting
11 13 (21.31%) Web Services
12 12 (19.67%) UNIX
13 11 (18.03%) QuickTest Pro
13 11 (18.03%) VBScript
13 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (18.03%) TDD
13 11 (18.03%) Test Management
13 11 (18.03%) ISTQB
14 10 (16.39%) Retail Banking
14 10 (16.39%) Retail
14 10 (16.39%) Oracle
14 10 (16.39%) XML
15 9 (14.75%) Software Testing
15 9 (14.75%) WATIR
15 9 (14.75%) WebDriver
15 9 (14.75%) Line Management
16 8 (13.11%) Manual Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 1 (1.64%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 17 (27.87%) MS Excel
2 15 (24.59%) MS Office
3 2 (3.28%) MS Project
4 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
1 7 (11.48%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (27.87%) Selenium
2 11 (18.03%) QuickTest Pro
3 9 (14.75%) WATIR
3 9 (14.75%) WebDriver
4 7 (11.48%) TestNG
4 7 (11.48%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (54.10%) Finance
2 14 (22.95%) Banking
3 10 (16.39%) Retail Banking
3 10 (16.39%) Retail
4 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (36.07%) Analyst
2 19 (31.15%) Test Manager
3 13 (21.31%) Business Analyst
4 9 (14.75%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (14.75%) Test Analyst
5 7 (11.48%) QA Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Senior QA Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Test Architect
6 6 (9.84%) Test Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Test Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Tester
6 6 (9.84%) Architect
7 5 (8.20%) Integration Architect
7 5 (8.20%) Lead Tester
7 5 (8.20%) Automated Tester
8 3 (4.92%) Products Support Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Junior
8 3 (4.92%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Junior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) Web Services
2 10 (16.39%) XML
3 7 (11.48%) SOAP
3 7 (11.48%) REST
4 6 (9.84%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (36.07%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.67%) UNIX
2 8 (13.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (52.46%) Scrum
3 19 (31.15%) Use Case
4 14 (22.95%) Test Scripting
5 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (18.03%) TDD
5 11 (18.03%) Test Management
6 9 (14.75%) Software Testing
6 9 (14.75%) Line Management
7 8 (13.11%) Manual Testing
8 7 (11.48%) SOA
8 7 (11.48%) Process Management
8 7 (11.48%) Performance Testing
8 7 (11.48%) Test Automation
9 6 (9.84%) Business Analysis
9 6 (9.84%) Automated Testing
10 5 (8.20%) Knowledge Management
11 4 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2
12 3 (4.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (37.70%) SQL
2 11 (18.03%) VBScript
3 7 (11.48%) Java
4 5 (8.20%) VB
4 5 (8.20%) VBA
5 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.64%) C
6 1 (1.64%) C#
6 1 (1.64%) C++
6 1 (1.64%) Python
6 1 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (39.34%) Degree
2 11 (18.03%) ISTQB
3 6 (9.84%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (31.15%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) Oracle
2 1 (1.64%) IBM
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.64%) HP
2 1 (1.64%) Lotus
2 1 (1.64%) Planview
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago