The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Somerset / Bath
Rank 40 42 49
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7  
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 7 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 2.12% 1.41% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.07% 8.70% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +9.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £37,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £49,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +9.58% -5.19%  

ISEB is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bath
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 58 46 83
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 17.58% 16.25% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 43 44 81
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +12.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bath citing ISEB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Bath

ISEB
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Salary trend for ISEB in Bath

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Bath

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Bath over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Bath

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bath region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 11 (91.67%) ISTQB
2 7 (58.33%) Manual Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) JIRA
4 4 (33.33%) Selenium
4 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 3 (25.00%) SpecFlow
5 3 (25.00%) Gherkin
5 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
5 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (25.00%) BDD
5 3 (25.00%) Mingle
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Advertising
5 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
7 1 (8.33%) LoadUI
7 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (8.33%) DevOps

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Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Mingle
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JIRA
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium
2 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (25.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (8.33%) LoadUI
3 1 (8.33%) NUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Test Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Manual Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) Content Management
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) DevOps
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Sitecore