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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Somerset / Bath
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 50 42
Rank change year-on-year -1 -8  
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 8 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 1.74% 0.94% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.20% 4.35% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 3
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -29.24%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  

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 129 69 54
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 28.10% 21.63% 19.01%
Number of salaries quoted 61 68 54
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% +10.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 14 (93.33%) ISTQB
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 10 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 9 (60.00%) Selenium
3 9 (60.00%) Test Strategy
4 7 (46.67%) SpecFlow
4 7 (46.67%) Gherkin
4 7 (46.67%) Manual Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
4 7 (46.67%) WebDriver
4 7 (46.67%) Waterfall
4 7 (46.67%) Cucumber
4 7 (46.67%) BDD
4 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
5 5 (33.33%) NUnit
5 5 (33.33%) SoapUI
5 5 (33.33%) REST
5 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 5 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (33.33%) LoadUI
5 5 (33.33%) DevOps
6 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (26.67%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
6 4 (26.67%) Mingle
6 4 (26.67%) JIRA
7 3 (20.00%) Scrum
8 2 (13.33%) CMS

ISEB
Co-occurring 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 2 (13.33%) CMS
1 2 (13.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (13.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Mingle
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Selenium
2 7 (46.67%) Cucumber
2 7 (46.67%) SpecFlow
2 7 (46.67%) WebDriver
3 5 (33.33%) LoadUI
3 5 (33.33%) NUnit
3 5 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 4 (26.67%) JIRA
4 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Analyst
1 11 (73.33%) Test Analyst
2 9 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
2 9 (60.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Gherkin
2 5 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 10 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 9 (60.00%) Test Strategy
3 7 (46.67%) BDD
3 7 (46.67%) Manual Testing
3 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
3 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
3 7 (46.67%) Waterfall
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (33.33%) DevOps
4 5 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Content Management
6 2 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (13.33%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Change Management
7 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
7 1 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Sitecore