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

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 95 52
Rank change year-on-year -27 -43 +22
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 16 74 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.08% 3.27% 5.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.15% 6.94% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 12 68 79
Gloucestershire median annual salary £36,750 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.53% +21.43% -17.65%
10th Percentile £31,300 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £46,250 £52,500 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,550 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.52% +7.29% -7.89%

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 508 1067 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 34.21% 47.17% 41.89%
Number of salaries quoted 389 829 644
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.76% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,400 £26,975
90th Percentile £69,000 £65,000 £65,875
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 November 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 24 November 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
Cheltenham -5 4 £36,750 -8.13% 1
Gloucester +11 3 £41,250 -2.94%
Cirencester - 3 £32,000 -
ISEB
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 13 (81.25%) Test Automation
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) ISTQB
4 8 (50.00%) Finance
4 8 (50.00%) Scrum
4 8 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 7 (43.75%) Selenium
6 6 (37.50%) Manual Testing
6 6 (37.50%) Linux
6 6 (37.50%) C#
6 6 (37.50%) Java
6 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 6 (37.50%) Acceptance Criteria
7 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
7 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
7 5 (31.25%) HP
7 5 (31.25%) TDD
7 5 (31.25%) Ruby
7 5 (31.25%) Degree
8 4 (25.00%) JIRA
8 4 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Kanban
8 4 (25.00%) Test Management
8 4 (25.00%) XPath
8 4 (25.00%) Marketing
8 4 (25.00%) SSH
8 4 (25.00%) Maven
8 4 (25.00%) SAP

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 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (18.75%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Selenium
2 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
4 4 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (25.00%) Bitbucket
4 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (25.00%) JIRA
4 4 (25.00%) Maven
4 4 (25.00%) SpecFlow
4 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (25.00%) Vagrant
4 4 (25.00%) Zephyr
5 3 (18.75%) NUnit
5 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
5 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (12.50%) LoadRunner
7 1 (6.25%) JMeter
7 1 (6.25%) PyUnit
7 1 (6.25%) RSpec
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Electronics
2 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (25.00%) Marketing
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (18.75%) Advertising
4 1 (6.25%) Automotive
4 1 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Law
4 1 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
2 10 (62.50%) Test Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Test Engineer
4 5 (31.25%) Java Engineer
5 4 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (25.00%) Tester
6 3 (18.75%) Software Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) Software Test Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) Software Tester
7 2 (12.50%) QA Analyst
7 2 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Gherkin
1 4 (25.00%) REST
1 4 (25.00%) SOAP
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
1 4 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Test Automation
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 8 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (37.50%) Acceptance Criteria
4 6 (37.50%) Manual Testing
5 5 (31.25%) TDD
5 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
6 4 (25.00%) BDD
6 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (25.00%) Data Transformation
6 4 (25.00%) Defect Management
6 4 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (25.00%) Kanban
6 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
6 4 (25.00%) Test Management
6 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
7 3 (18.75%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) Ruby
4 4 (25.00%) XPath
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.25%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) ISTQB
2 5 (31.25%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) SAP