The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 82 81 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -22
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 20 22 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.80% 1.93% 3.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.65% 7.21% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 40
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.40%
ISEB
South East

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

Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
354 305 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 31.89% 26.78% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 300 264 272
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

ISEB
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

ISEB Salary Trend in West Sussex

ISEB
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in West Sussex

ISEB
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
Crawley -1 15 £42,500 +21.42%
Gatwick +3 2 £39,000 -2.50%
Worthing - 1 £35,000 -
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 15 (39.47%) ISTQB
2 13 (34.21%) PRINCE2
3 11 (28.95%) Scrum
3 11 (28.95%) Business Analysis
4 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (26.32%) Cucumber
5 9 (23.68%) IIBA
5 9 (23.68%) Finance
6 8 (21.05%) SQL
7 7 (18.42%) Software Testing
7 7 (18.42%) Selenium
7 7 (18.42%) BDD
8 6 (15.79%) Gherkin
8 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (15.79%) Degree
8 6 (15.79%) WebDriver
8 6 (15.79%) C
9 5 (13.16%) C++
9 5 (13.16%) Linux
9 5 (13.16%) QuickTest Pro
9 5 (13.16%) LoadRunner
9 5 (13.16%) TDD
9 5 (13.16%) NUnit
9 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
9 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
9 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (13.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
9 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
10 4 (10.53%) Appium

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Office
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Wireless
2 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Cucumber
2 7 (18.42%) Selenium
3 6 (15.79%) WebDriver
4 5 (13.16%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (13.16%) LoadRunner
4 5 (13.16%) NUnit
5 4 (10.53%) JUnit
5 4 (10.53%) Rational Robot
5 4 (10.53%) JMeter
5 4 (10.53%) WebLOAD
5 4 (10.53%) Calabash
5 4 (10.53%) LoadUI
5 4 (10.53%) Appium
6 2 (5.26%) VectorCAST
6 2 (5.26%) JIRA
6 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (5.26%) SoapUI
6 2 (5.26%) LabVIEW
6 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.63%) TestDirector
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Analyst
2 16 (42.11%) Business Analyst
3 10 (26.32%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (23.68%) Test Analyst
5 7 (18.42%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Verification Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Test Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Test Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Test Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Test Leader
9 1 (2.63%) Automated Tester
9 1 (2.63%) Senior IT Business Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) IT Business Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) Gherkin
2 2 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) PRINCE2
2 11 (28.95%) Scrum
2 11 (28.95%) Business Analysis
3 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.42%) Software Testing
4 7 (18.42%) BDD
5 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (13.16%) TDD
5 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
5 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
5 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.53%) Automation Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Document Management
6 4 (10.53%) Workflow
6 4 (10.53%) CRM
6 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 4 (10.53%) Manual Testing
7 3 (7.89%) System Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy
7 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) C
3 5 (13.16%) C++
4 4 (10.53%) C#
4 4 (10.53%) Perl
4 4 (10.53%) PHP
4 4 (10.53%) Python
4 4 (10.53%) Tcl
4 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.26%) Java
6 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) ISTQB
2 9 (23.68%) IIBA
3 6 (15.79%) Degree
4 5 (13.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (10.53%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) IBM
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Atlassian