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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 63 65 77
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 36 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.92% 2.34% 1.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.04% 7.69% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 23
Average salary £39,000 £38,875 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.32% +21.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -1.38%
ISEB
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
326 299 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 26.44% 30.36% 41.58%
Number of salaries quoted 277 253 460
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Wiltshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

ISEB
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Swindon +11 33 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Chippenham - 2 £35,000 -
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (56.90%) Scrum
2 29 (50.00%) Finance
3 21 (36.21%) SQL
3 21 (36.21%) QA
4 20 (34.48%) Computer Science
5 19 (32.76%) Banking
6 18 (31.03%) Degree
7 17 (29.31%) Use Case
7 17 (29.31%) MS Office
8 15 (25.86%) MS Excel
8 15 (25.86%) Selenium
9 13 (22.41%) Test Scripting
9 13 (22.41%) VBScript
9 13 (22.41%) QuickTest Pro
10 12 (20.69%) Web Services
10 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (18.97%) TDD
11 11 (18.97%) Automated Testing
11 11 (18.97%) Retail
11 11 (18.97%) VB
11 11 (18.97%) VBA
12 10 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (17.24%) Retail Banking
13 9 (15.52%) WATIR
13 9 (15.52%) Software Testing
13 9 (15.52%) WebDriver
13 9 (15.52%) Telecoms
13 9 (15.52%) XML
14 8 (13.79%) Java
14 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 3 (5.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 17 (29.31%) MS Office
2 15 (25.86%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.90%) MS Project
4 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
1 6 (10.34%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (25.86%) Selenium
2 13 (22.41%) QuickTest Pro
3 9 (15.52%) WATIR
3 9 (15.52%) WebDriver
4 8 (13.79%) SoapUI
5 6 (10.34%) TestNG
6 2 (3.45%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (50.00%) Finance
2 19 (32.76%) Banking
3 11 (18.97%) Retail
4 10 (17.24%) Retail Banking
5 9 (15.52%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Analyst
2 17 (29.31%) Test Manager
3 13 (22.41%) Business Analyst
4 10 (17.24%) Tester
5 8 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (13.79%) Lead Tester
5 8 (13.79%) Automated Tester
6 7 (12.07%) Test Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Senior QA Engineer
7 6 (10.34%) Senior Test Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) QA Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) PMO Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Lead Software Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Test Leader
9 2 (3.45%) Service Transition Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Transition Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Junior
9 2 (3.45%) Service Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.69%) Web Services
2 9 (15.52%) XML
3 8 (13.79%) SOAP
4 6 (10.34%) RESTful
4 6 (10.34%) REST
5 2 (3.45%) J2EE
6 1 (1.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (34.48%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) UNIX
1 7 (12.07%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (56.90%) Scrum
2 17 (29.31%) Use Case
3 13 (22.41%) Test Scripting
4 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.97%) TDD
5 11 (18.97%) Automated Testing
6 10 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (15.52%) Software Testing
8 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
8 8 (13.79%) Test Automation
9 7 (12.07%) Business Analysis
10 6 (10.34%) Manual Testing
10 6 (10.34%) SOA
10 6 (10.34%) Process Management
11 5 (8.62%) Supplier Management
12 4 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (6.90%) Project Management
12 4 (6.90%) Line Management
12 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
12 4 (6.90%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.21%) SQL
2 13 (22.41%) VBScript
3 11 (18.97%) VB
3 11 (18.97%) VBA
4 8 (13.79%) Java
5 1 (1.72%) C
5 1 (1.72%) C#
5 1 (1.72%) C++
5 1 (1.72%) Python
5 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (31.03%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.72%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (36.21%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Oracle
2 3 (5.17%) Lotus
2 3 (5.17%) Planview
3 2 (3.45%) TOWER Software
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
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