Period
to 16 August 2018

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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 110 78
Rank change year-on-year -4 -32 +20
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 20 36 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.19% 2.16% 3.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.92% 6.59% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 66
Gloucestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £30,625
90th Percentile £55,375 £48,750 £60,625
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% +13.33%

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 684 546 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 40.76% 32.75% 44.74%
Number of salaries quoted 515 404 677
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,150 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £66,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,088
% change year-on-year +6.25% -0.22% +2.79%

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 16 August 2018.

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 16 August 2018. 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 +10 15 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Cirencester +15 2 £65,000 +103.13%
Tewkesbury - 1 £31,500 -
ISEB
South West

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 17 (85.00%) Test Automation
2 15 (75.00%) ISTQB
3 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (65.00%) Selenium
5 9 (45.00%) Kanban
5 9 (45.00%) Scrum
6 8 (40.00%) BDD
7 7 (35.00%) SpecFlow
7 7 (35.00%) Manual Testing
8 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
9 5 (25.00%) DV Cleared
9 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (25.00%) LoadRunner
9 5 (25.00%) C#
9 5 (25.00%) C++
9 5 (25.00%) Java
10 4 (20.00%) SQL
10 4 (20.00%) JIRA
10 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
10 4 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
11 3 (15.00%) Scenario Testing
11 3 (15.00%) SDLC
11 3 (15.00%) User Stories
11 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
11 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
11 3 (15.00%) JDBC
12 2 (10.00%) Linux
12 2 (10.00%) Python
12 2 (10.00%) .NET

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (5.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Selenium
2 7 (35.00%) SpecFlow
3 5 (25.00%) LoadRunner
4 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (20.00%) JIRA
5 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (5.00%) JMeter
6 1 (5.00%) PyUnit
6 1 (5.00%) RSpec
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Analyst
2 15 (75.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Test Manager
5 1 (5.00%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) SDLC Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) JDBC
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) .NET Core
3 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (5.00%) React
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) WinForms
3 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (5.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Test Automation
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Kanban
3 9 (45.00%) Scrum
4 8 (40.00%) BDD
5 7 (35.00%) Manual Testing
6 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Scenario Testing
8 3 (15.00%) SDLC
8 3 (15.00%) User Stories
9 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Test Management
9 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
10 1 (5.00%) API Testing
10 1 (5.00%) High Availability
10 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) C#
1 5 (25.00%) C++
1 5 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) HP
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft