The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 63 74
Rank change year-on-year -25 +11  
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 14 42 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.50% 4.26% 2.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.53% 10.00% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 35 19
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £34,100 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £56,500 £45,000
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 Gloucestershire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 309 420 360
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 33.01% 42.60% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 213 277 273
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £34,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

ISEB
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for ISEB in Gloucestershire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Gloucestershire

ISEB
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +10 11 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Cirencester -25 2 £32,000 -4.47%
Cheltenham -5 1 £45,000 - 1
ISEB
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 38 (92.68%) ISTQB
2 35 (85.37%) Test Automation
3 31 (75.61%) Selenium
3 31 (75.61%) Java
4 30 (73.17%) Cucumber
4 30 (73.17%) Non-Functional Testing
5 26 (63.41%) Security Cleared
5 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (58.54%) C#
6 24 (58.54%) LoadRunner
6 24 (58.54%) DV Cleared
7 23 (56.10%) C++
7 23 (56.10%) SQL
8 19 (46.34%) Linux
9 18 (43.90%) HP
10 17 (41.46%) Test Strategy
10 17 (41.46%) JIRA
10 17 (41.46%) Ruby
11 15 (36.59%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (36.59%) Test Scripting
12 14 (34.15%) Functional Testing
12 14 (34.15%) Cybersecurity
12 14 (34.15%) Python
13 13 (31.71%) Scrum
13 13 (31.71%) HP Quality Center
14 12 (29.27%) JMeter
14 12 (29.27%) Windows
15 11 (26.83%) JUnit
15 11 (26.83%) OpenUP
15 11 (26.83%) TestNG

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (2.44%) FileNet
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (14.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) SSH
2 1 (2.44%) FTP
2 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.44%) Big Data
2 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.44%) DB2
2 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (75.61%) Selenium
2 30 (73.17%) Cucumber
3 24 (58.54%) LoadRunner
4 17 (41.46%) JIRA
5 12 (29.27%) JMeter
6 11 (26.83%) JUnit
6 11 (26.83%) TestNG
7 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
8 7 (17.07%) Jenkins
9 6 (14.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (14.63%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (12.20%) Bitbucket
10 5 (12.20%) Maven
10 5 (12.20%) Vagrant
10 5 (12.20%) Zephyr
11 3 (7.32%) Codeception
12 2 (4.88%) PHPUnit
12 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
13 1 (2.44%) MSTest
13 1 (2.44%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
3 7 (17.07%) Manufacturing
4 6 (14.63%) Electronics
4 6 (14.63%) Marketing
5 2 (4.88%) Games
6 1 (2.44%) Advertising
6 1 (2.44%) Banking
6 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Analyst
2 22 (53.66%) Test Analyst
3 14 (34.15%) Test Engineer
4 13 (31.71%) Test Automation Engineer
5 12 (29.27%) Software Analyst
5 12 (29.27%) Software Test Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Tester
7 4 (9.76%) Agile Test Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Automation Test Lead
8 3 (7.32%) Automation Tester
8 3 (7.32%) Java Automation Tester
8 3 (7.32%) Software Test Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Manual Test Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Software Tester
9 2 (4.88%) SQL Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Automation Test Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Functional Test Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) UAT Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) Gherkin
1 6 (14.63%) XML
2 5 (12.20%) REST
2 5 (12.20%) SOAP
2 5 (12.20%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (4.88%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.44%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 19 (46.34%) Linux
2 12 (29.27%) Windows
3 5 (12.20%) Unix
4 1 (2.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (85.37%) Test Automation
2 30 (73.17%) Non-Functional Testing
3 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (41.46%) Test Strategy
5 15 (36.59%) Test Scripting
5 15 (36.59%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (34.15%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (34.15%) Functional Testing
7 13 (31.71%) Scrum
8 11 (26.83%) OpenUP
8 11 (26.83%) Scenario Testing
8 11 (26.83%) User Stories
9 9 (21.95%) TDD
10 7 (17.07%) Manual Testing
11 6 (14.63%) BDD
11 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (14.63%) Defect Management
11 6 (14.63%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (14.63%) Programme Management
11 6 (14.63%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (75.61%) Java
2 24 (58.54%) C#
3 23 (56.10%) C++
3 23 (56.10%) SQL
4 17 (41.46%) Ruby
5 14 (34.15%) Python
6 5 (12.20%) XPath
7 4 (9.76%) PHP
8 2 (4.88%) VB
9 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.44%) VB6
9 1 (2.44%) VBA
9 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (92.68%) ISTQB
2 26 (63.41%) Security Cleared
3 24 (58.54%) DV Cleared
4 6 (14.63%) Degree
5 2 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (31.71%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (12.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (43.90%) HP
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) SAP
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago