Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 118 101
Rank change year-on-year +21 -17 -48
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 16 15 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.12% 1.05% 3.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.97% 2.87% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 70
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £29,500 £31,300 £33,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £71,000 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +7.14%

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 539 523 1,052
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 37.85% 36.75% 47.11%
Number of salaries quoted 364 393 834
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,550 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.25% - -

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 +11 7 £42,500 +15.65% 1
Gloucester -6 2 £32,500 -18.75%
Stroud - 1 - -
ISEB
South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 11 (68.75%) Test Automation
2 10 (62.50%) ISTQB
3 9 (56.25%) JIRA
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) Selenium
5 6 (37.50%) Finance
5 6 (37.50%) C#
5 6 (37.50%) C++
5 6 (37.50%) Java
5 6 (37.50%) LoadRunner
5 6 (37.50%) DV Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) Cucumber
5 6 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (31.25%) User Stories
6 5 (31.25%) Scenario Testing
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) JDBC
6 5 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (31.25%) Performance Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Test Strategy
7 4 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (18.75%) Retail Banking
8 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (18.75%) High Availability
8 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (18.75%) Test Management
8 3 (18.75%) Banking

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:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) JIRA
2 7 (43.75%) Selenium
3 6 (37.50%) Cucumber
3 6 (37.50%) LoadRunner
4 1 (6.25%) JMeter
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Tester
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Test Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Security Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Software Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) JDBC
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Test Automation
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Performance Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Scenario Testing
4 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (31.25%) User Stories
5 4 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (18.75%) High Availability
6 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (18.75%) Test Management
7 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Coaching
7 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Identification
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C#
1 6 (37.50%) C++
1 6 (37.50%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 6 (37.50%) DV Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) HP