Period
to 22 September 2017

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 6 months to 22 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 80 84
Rank change year-on-year -33 +4 0
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 26 84 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.61% 3.95% 3.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.68% 8.23% 9.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21 71 59
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -7.89%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £46,250 £57,500 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £41,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.19% +11.33% -

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 555 1021 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 34.28% 48.07% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 410 739 610
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £23,475
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £66,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing ISEB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

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 6 months to 22 September 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 6 months to 22 September 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +6 12 £40,000 -5.88%
Cheltenham -11 4 £41,250 -8.33% 2
Cirencester -18 4 £32,000 -4.48%
ISEB
South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 23 (88.46%) Test Automation
2 19 (73.08%) ISTQB
3 18 (69.23%) SQL
3 18 (69.23%) Non-Functional Testing
4 17 (65.38%) Selenium
4 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (61.54%) Java
6 14 (53.85%) C#
6 14 (53.85%) Cucumber
7 12 (46.15%) DV Cleared
7 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
7 12 (46.15%) LoadRunner
8 11 (42.31%) Linux
9 10 (38.46%) C++
9 10 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (38.46%) JIRA
10 9 (34.62%) Ruby
10 9 (34.62%) HP
10 9 (34.62%) Finance
10 9 (34.62%) Test Strategy
10 9 (34.62%) Functional Testing
11 8 (30.77%) User Stories
12 7 (26.92%) Scrum
12 7 (26.92%) TDD
12 7 (26.92%) Python
12 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
12 7 (26.92%) Manual Testing
13 6 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
13 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
13 6 (23.08%) Cybersecurity

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) SSH
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 3 (11.54%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (65.38%) Selenium
2 14 (53.85%) Cucumber
3 12 (46.15%) LoadRunner
4 10 (38.46%) JIRA
5 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
6 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
6 5 (19.23%) JMeter
6 5 (19.23%) JUnit
6 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (19.23%) TestNG
7 4 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (15.38%) Bitbucket
7 4 (15.38%) Maven
7 4 (15.38%) Vagrant
7 4 (15.38%) Zephyr
8 3 (11.54%) NUnit
8 3 (11.54%) SpecFlow
8 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
8 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (7.69%) RSpec
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Electronics
2 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 4 (15.38%) Marketing
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.54%) Advertising
4 1 (3.85%) Automotive
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Law
4 1 (3.85%) Military
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Analyst
1 18 (69.23%) Test Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Software Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Software Test Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Test Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Test Automation Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Java Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Software Tester
5 3 (11.54%) Tester
6 2 (7.69%) QA Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Functional Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Functional Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Web Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) XML
2 4 (15.38%) Gherkin
2 4 (15.38%) REST
2 4 (15.38%) SOAP
2 4 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (7.69%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (3.85%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Unix
3 3 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Test Automation
2 18 (69.23%) Non-Functional Testing
3 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (34.62%) Functional Testing
5 9 (34.62%) Test Strategy
6 8 (30.77%) User Stories
7 7 (26.92%) Manual Testing
7 7 (26.92%) Scrum
7 7 (26.92%) TDD
8 6 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
9 5 (19.23%) BDD
9 5 (19.23%) Defect Management
9 5 (19.23%) OpenUP
9 5 (19.23%) Scenario Testing
9 5 (19.23%) Test Management
10 4 (15.38%) Data Transformation
10 4 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (15.38%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 16 (61.54%) Java
3 14 (53.85%) C#
4 10 (38.46%) C++
5 9 (34.62%) Ruby
6 7 (26.92%) Python
7 4 (15.38%) XPath
8 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
9 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
9 2 (7.69%) VB
10 1 (3.85%) PHP
10 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) ISTQB
2 12 (46.15%) DV Cleared
2 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) Degree
4 3 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) HP
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) SAP