The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 85 79 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -31
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 21 25 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.59% 2.00% 4.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.16% 6.63% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 48
Average salary £38,000 £32,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
341 377 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 25.87% 30.09% 29.76%
Number of salaries quoted 284 291 370
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,950 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
ISEB
South East

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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 +16 11 £38,000 +24.59%
Worthing -6 4 £40,000 +12.67%
Horsham - 3 £38,500 -
Gatwick -5 2 £32,500 -32.29%
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 19 (47.50%) ISTQB
2 12 (30.00%) Software Testing
2 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) Finance
3 11 (27.50%) Scrum
4 8 (20.00%) Workflow
4 8 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 8 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 8 (20.00%) IIBA
5 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
6 6 (15.00%) HP
6 6 (15.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (15.00%) Web Testing
7 5 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 5 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 5 (12.50%) Degree
7 5 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 5 (12.50%) C++
7 5 (12.50%) VBScript
7 5 (12.50%) .NET
8 4 (10.00%) VB
8 4 (10.00%) SQL
8 4 (10.00%) Project Management
8 4 (10.00%) Quality Management
8 4 (10.00%) QA
8 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (7.50%) JIRA
2 3 (7.50%) Selenium
2 3 (7.50%) VectorCAST
2 3 (7.50%) LabVIEW
2 3 (7.50%) NUnit
2 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Analyst
2 12 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) Business Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Tester
4 6 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Test Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Junior Test Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Software Tester
6 3 (7.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Junior Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Junior
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Test Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Test Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Business Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) SOAP
2 3 (7.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Software Testing
1 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) Scrum
3 8 (20.00%) Workflow
3 8 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 8 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
5 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (15.00%) Web Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 4 (10.00%) Project Management
7 4 (10.00%) Quality Management
7 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Data Management
8 3 (7.50%) Test Management
8 3 (7.50%) Functional Testing
8 3 (7.50%) Master Data Management
8 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) C++
1 5 (12.50%) VBScript
2 4 (10.00%) VB
2 4 (10.00%) SQL
3 3 (7.50%) C
3 3 (7.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (47.50%) ISTQB
2 8 (20.00%) IIBA
3 5 (12.50%) Degree
3 5 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) HP
2 3 (7.50%) IBM
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle