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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 45 34 47
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 25 33 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.35% 6.72% 2.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.12% 19.76% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 16
Average salary £44,500 £42,217 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% +27.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,875 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +0.69%
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
138 167 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 24.00% 34.01% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 107 145 131
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 January 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Swindon

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 33 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (51.67%) Scrum
3 26 (43.33%) Finance
4 22 (36.67%) SQL
4 22 (36.67%) Degree
5 20 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 18 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 16 (26.67%) MS Office
7 16 (26.67%) QA
8 15 (25.00%) ISTQB
8 15 (25.00%) Test Scripting
9 14 (23.33%) Retail
10 13 (21.67%) VBScript
10 13 (21.67%) QuickTest Pro
10 13 (21.67%) Software Testing
11 12 (20.00%) Manual Testing
11 12 (20.00%) Use Case
11 12 (20.00%) Performance Testing
12 11 (18.33%) Knowledge Management
13 10 (16.67%) Test Management
14 9 (15.00%) Automation Testing
14 9 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (13.33%) Regression Testing
15 8 (13.33%) UNIX
15 8 (13.33%) Line Management
15 8 (13.33%) Selenium
16 7 (11.67%) User Stories
16 7 (11.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 7 (11.67%) Web Services
16 7 (11.67%) Replication

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 16 (26.67%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (1.67%) Firewall
1 1 (1.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (21.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (13.33%) Selenium
3 4 (6.67%) WebDriver
4 3 (5.00%) WATIR
4 3 (5.00%) TestNG
4 3 (5.00%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
General
1 26 (43.33%) Finance
2 14 (23.33%) Retail
3 6 (10.00%) Banking
4 4 (6.67%) Retail Banking
5 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Analyst
2 17 (28.33%) Test Manager
3 14 (23.33%) Test Analyst
4 12 (20.00%) Test Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) Test Architect
5 7 (11.67%) Architect
5 7 (11.67%) Integration Architect
5 7 (11.67%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Tester
7 3 (5.00%) Junior
7 3 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Financial Business Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) QA Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Products Support Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Senior QA Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) UML Business Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Junior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) Web Services
2 6 (10.00%) XML
3 3 (5.00%) SOAP
3 3 (5.00%) RESTful
3 3 (5.00%) REST
4 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.67%) .NET
4 1 (1.67%) AppFabric
4 1 (1.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.67%) Replication
3 3 (5.00%) FMCG
4 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) UNIX
2 4 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (51.67%) Scrum
3 15 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 13 (21.67%) Software Testing
5 12 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 12 (20.00%) Use Case
5 12 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 11 (18.33%) Knowledge Management
7 10 (16.67%) Test Management
8 9 (15.00%) Automation Testing
8 9 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (13.33%) Regression Testing
9 8 (13.33%) Line Management
10 7 (11.67%) User Stories
10 7 (11.67%) Configuration Management
11 5 (8.33%) TDD
11 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 5 (8.33%) Coaching
12 4 (6.67%) Business Analysis
13 3 (5.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.67%) SQL
2 13 (21.67%) VBScript
3 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (1.67%) Python
4 1 (1.67%) C
4 1 (1.67%) C#
4 1 (1.67%) C++
4 1 (1.67%) VB
4 1 (1.67%) VBA
4 1 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (36.67%) Degree
2 15 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 7 (11.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (11.67%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (26.67%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (1.67%) IBM
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.67%) HP
2 1 (1.67%) Telerik
2 1 (1.67%) Sourcefire
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago