The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 29 48 52
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 9 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 4.19% 1.53% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.07% 7.55% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 2
Average salary £45,000 £25,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.47% -21.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £18,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £35,250 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
ISEB
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
56 53 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 26.05% 20.31% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 55 37 100
Average salary £39,500 £30,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.66% -14.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

ISEB
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Worcestershire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

ISEB
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Worcester -2 8 £45,000 +76.47%
ISEB
West Midlands

ISEB
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 8 (80.00%) Degree
1 8 (80.00%) People Management
1 8 (80.00%) Telecoms
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
1 8 (80.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 8 (80.00%) Telecoms
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
1 8 (80.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (60.00%) Financial Business Analyst
3 6 (60.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (10.00%) QA Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Head of Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Head of IT
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) People Management
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA