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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 68 70 50
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 39 31 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.12% 2.80% 3.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.60% 9.28% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 40
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
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
368 334 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 29.39% 30.12% 42.63%
Number of salaries quoted 319 294 396
Average salary £40,000 £44,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +27.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 34 £40,000 +8.10% 4
Salisbury - 2 £32,500 -
Chippenham - 1 £35,000 -
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 38 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (53.03%) Finance
3 32 (48.48%) Scrum
4 26 (39.39%) SQL
5 24 (36.36%) Degree
6 22 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 20 (30.30%) QA
8 19 (28.79%) Use Case
9 17 (25.76%) Selenium
9 17 (25.76%) Test Scripting
10 16 (24.24%) Banking
10 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
11 15 (22.73%) MS Office
12 14 (21.21%) ISTQB
13 13 (19.70%) Web Services
14 12 (18.18%) UNIX
14 12 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (18.18%) Test Management
14 12 (18.18%) Software Testing
14 12 (18.18%) Line Management
15 11 (16.67%) Retail
15 11 (16.67%) TDD
15 11 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
15 11 (16.67%) VBScript
15 11 (16.67%) Java
16 10 (15.15%) Oracle
16 10 (15.15%) XML
16 10 (15.15%) Retail Banking
17 9 (13.64%) WATIR
17 9 (13.64%) Test Automation

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 1 (1.52%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 15 (22.73%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
1 7 (10.61%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (25.76%) Selenium
2 11 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 9 (13.64%) WATIR
3 9 (13.64%) WebDriver
3 9 (13.64%) SoapUI
4 7 (10.61%) TestNG
5 2 (3.03%) Bugzilla
5 2 (3.03%) JIRA
6 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (53.03%) Finance
2 16 (24.24%) Banking
3 11 (16.67%) Retail
4 10 (15.15%) Retail Banking
5 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) Analyst
2 19 (28.79%) Test Manager
3 12 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 11 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 9 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (10.61%) Architect
6 7 (10.61%) Test Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) QA Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Senior QA Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Test Architect
7 6 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
7 6 (9.09%) Integration Architect
7 6 (9.09%) Tester
8 5 (7.58%) Junior
9 4 (6.06%) Lead Tester
9 4 (6.06%) Automated Tester
10 3 (4.55%) Junior Support Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Products Support Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Support Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.70%) Web Services
2 10 (15.15%) XML
3 9 (13.64%) SOAP
4 7 (10.61%) REST
5 6 (9.09%) RESTful
6 2 (3.03%) J2EE
7 1 (1.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.06%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.18%) UNIX
2 8 (12.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (48.48%) Scrum
3 19 (28.79%) Use Case
4 17 (25.76%) Test Scripting
5 12 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 12 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (18.18%) Line Management
5 12 (18.18%) Test Management
6 11 (16.67%) TDD
7 9 (13.64%) Test Automation
8 8 (12.12%) Performance Testing
8 8 (12.12%) Manual Testing
9 7 (10.61%) SOA
9 7 (10.61%) Process Management
10 6 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
11 5 (7.58%) Automated Testing
11 5 (7.58%) Business Analysis
12 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2
12 4 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (4.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (39.39%) SQL
2 11 (16.67%) VBScript
2 11 (16.67%) Java
3 4 (6.06%) VB
3 4 (6.06%) VBA
4 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (1.52%) C
6 1 (1.52%) C#
6 1 (1.52%) C++
6 1 (1.52%) Python
6 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (36.36%) Degree
2 14 (21.21%) ISTQB
3 7 (10.61%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (30.30%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) Oracle
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.52%) HP
3 1 (1.52%) Lotus
3 1 (1.52%) Capita
3 1 (1.52%) Planview
3 1 (1.52%) IBM
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