Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 117 82
Rank change year-on-year -3 -35 -14
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 13 21 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.78% 1.34% 3.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.96% 3.85% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 73
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £32,750 £31,700 £34,000
90th Percentile £54,550 £46,250 £52,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 662 546 1,030
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 39.93% 34.84% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 501 406 770
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,375 £26,225
90th Percentile £68,750 £71,250 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +1 7 £40,000 - 1
Tewkesbury - 1 £31,500 -
ISEB
South West

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
2 9 (69.23%) ISTQB
3 8 (61.54%) Selenium
4 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
5 6 (46.15%) LoadRunner
5 6 (46.15%) C#
5 6 (46.15%) C++
5 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
5 6 (46.15%) JIRA
6 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Cucumber
6 5 (38.46%) Java
6 5 (38.46%) SQL
6 5 (38.46%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (30.77%) Scenario Testing
7 4 (30.77%) User Stories
7 4 (30.77%) JDBC
7 4 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
8 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
8 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
8 3 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (23.08%) Finance
9 2 (15.38%) Scrum
9 2 (15.38%) Web Services
9 2 (15.38%) Linux
9 2 (15.38%) Python
9 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 2 (15.38%) JavaScript

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 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (7.69%) GIS
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Selenium
2 6 (46.15%) JIRA
2 6 (46.15%) LoadRunner
3 5 (38.46%) Cucumber
4 2 (15.38%) SpecFlow
5 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 1 (7.69%) JMeter
5 1 (7.69%) PyUnit
5 1 (7.69%) RSpec
5 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Military
2 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) JDBC
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Core
3 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (7.69%) React
3 1 (7.69%) WinForms
3 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Scenario Testing
4 4 (30.77%) User Stories
5 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
6 2 (15.38%) BDD
6 2 (15.38%) High Availability
6 2 (15.38%) Kanban
6 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Test Management
7 1 (7.69%) Coaching
7 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
1 6 (46.15%) C++
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) ISTQB
2 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
3 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) HP