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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 62 73 78
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 34 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.81% 1.92% 1.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.59% 6.35% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 21
Average salary £39,000 £35,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.85% +12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,650 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +1.40%
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
321 299 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 26.57% 30.14% 40.47%
Number of salaries quoted 273 256 442
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +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 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +12 31 £40,000 +12.67% 1
Chippenham - 2 £35,000 - 1
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 30 (55.56%) Scrum
2 27 (50.00%) Finance
3 20 (37.04%) QA
4 19 (35.19%) SQL
5 18 (33.33%) Banking
5 18 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 16 (29.63%) Use Case
6 16 (29.63%) Degree
7 15 (27.78%) Selenium
7 15 (27.78%) MS Office
8 13 (24.07%) MS Excel
9 12 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
9 12 (22.22%) Web Services
9 12 (22.22%) VBScript
10 11 (20.37%) VB
10 11 (20.37%) VBA
10 11 (20.37%) Test Scripting
10 11 (20.37%) Automated Testing
11 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (18.52%) TDD
11 10 (18.52%) Retail
11 10 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
12 9 (16.67%) Retail Banking
12 9 (16.67%) Software Testing
12 9 (16.67%) WATIR
12 9 (16.67%) WebDriver
13 8 (14.81%) SoapUI
13 8 (14.81%) Test Automation
13 8 (14.81%) SOAP

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (5.56%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (27.78%) MS Office
2 13 (24.07%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.41%) MS Project
4 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 6 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Selenium
2 12 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
3 9 (16.67%) WATIR
3 9 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 8 (14.81%) SoapUI
5 6 (11.11%) TestNG
6 2 (3.70%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (50.00%) Finance
2 18 (33.33%) Banking
3 10 (18.52%) Retail
4 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 9 (16.67%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Analyst
2 15 (27.78%) Test Manager
3 13 (24.07%) Business Analyst
4 10 (18.52%) Tester
5 8 (14.81%) Lead Tester
5 8 (14.81%) Automated Tester
6 7 (12.96%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (11.11%) Senior QA Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) QA Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) Test Analyst
8 5 (9.26%) Senior Test Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) PMO Manager
10 2 (3.70%) Lead Software Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Test Leader
10 2 (3.70%) Service Transition Manager
10 2 (3.70%) Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Senior Business Analyst
10 2 (3.70%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Transition Manager
10 2 (3.70%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.22%) Web Services
2 8 (14.81%) SOAP
2 8 (14.81%) XML
3 6 (11.11%) RESTful
3 6 (11.11%) REST
4 2 (3.70%) J2EE
5 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) Scrum
2 16 (29.63%) Use Case
3 11 (20.37%) Test Scripting
3 11 (20.37%) Automated Testing
4 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (18.52%) TDD
4 10 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 8 (14.81%) Test Automation
6 8 (14.81%) PRINCE2
7 7 (12.96%) Business Analysis
8 6 (11.11%) Process Management
8 6 (11.11%) SOA
9 5 (9.26%) Manual Testing
9 5 (9.26%) Supplier Management
10 4 (7.41%) Test Management
10 4 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (7.41%) Project Management
11 2 (3.70%) Information Management
11 2 (3.70%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) SQL
2 12 (22.22%) VBScript
3 11 (20.37%) VB
3 11 (20.37%) VBA
4 8 (14.81%) Java
5 1 (1.85%) C
5 1 (1.85%) C#
5 1 (1.85%) C++
5 1 (1.85%) Python
5 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (29.63%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.85%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (37.04%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle
2 3 (5.56%) Lotus
2 3 (5.56%) Planview
3 2 (3.70%) TOWER Software
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 25 days ago