Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 174 151
Rank change year-on-year -28 -23 +26
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 62 93 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.98% 1.36% 1.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.39% 3.63% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 57 88 113
Hampshire median annual salary £31,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £54,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% +3.90% -3.75%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1828 2560 2322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 28.95% 37.49% 32.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1459 2110 1914
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -3.61% -2.35%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Hampshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB in Hampshire.

Salary trend for ISEB in Hampshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Hampshire

ISEB
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Southampton +4 31 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Basingstoke -8 9 £45,000 +34.33% 1
Portsmouth -12 7 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Farnborough -14 5 £47,500 +11.76%
Fareham +3 3 £32,500 -13.33%
Winchester -6 3 £22,500 -41.18%
Andover - 1 £57,500 -
ISEB
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 40 (64.52%) Test Automation
2 37 (59.68%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (54.84%) Test Scripting
4 32 (51.61%) Selenium
4 32 (51.61%) SQL
5 28 (45.16%) Regression Testing
5 28 (45.16%) Software Testing
6 27 (43.55%) C#
7 26 (41.94%) Performance Testing
7 26 (41.94%) Exploratory Testing
8 24 (38.71%) BDD
9 23 (37.10%) TDD
9 23 (37.10%) Windows
9 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
10 21 (33.87%) Scrum
11 20 (32.26%) T-SQL
11 20 (32.26%) Retail
12 19 (30.65%) SoapUI
12 19 (30.65%) Back Office
13 18 (29.03%) ISTQB
14 16 (25.81%) QA
14 16 (25.81%) SDLC
15 11 (17.74%) JIRA
16 10 (16.13%) Test Planning
16 10 (16.13%) Test Strategy
17 9 (14.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 8 (12.90%) Finance
18 8 (12.90%) Degree
19 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
19 6 (9.68%) Java

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.23%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 32 (51.61%) Selenium
2 19 (30.65%) SoapUI
3 11 (17.74%) JIRA
4 6 (9.68%) Cucumber
5 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
6 4 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
6 4 (6.45%) RSpec
6 4 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (4.84%) WebDriver
8 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.61%) JMeter
9 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.61%) TestDirector
General
1 20 (32.26%) Retail
2 19 (30.65%) Back Office
3 8 (12.90%) Finance
4 4 (6.45%) Legal
5 2 (3.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 24 (38.71%) Software Test Engineer
3 21 (33.87%) Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) Test Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Software Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Test Automation Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Tester
6 6 (9.68%) Business Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) QA Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Automation Test Lead
8 4 (6.45%) Automation Tester
8 4 (6.45%) Software Test Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) SQL Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) Manual Test Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) QA Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) QA Test Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Software Tester
9 3 (4.84%) Test Leader
10 2 (3.23%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) .NET
2 3 (4.84%) HTML
2 3 (4.84%) SOAP
3 2 (3.23%) Gherkin
3 2 (3.23%) REST
3 2 (3.23%) WSDL
4 1 (1.61%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.61%) CSS
4 1 (1.61%) MFC
4 1 (1.61%) WCF
4 1 (1.61%) Web Services
4 1 (1.61%) XHTML
4 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.23%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.10%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (64.52%) Test Automation
2 37 (59.68%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (54.84%) Test Scripting
4 28 (45.16%) Regression Testing
4 28 (45.16%) Software Testing
5 26 (41.94%) Exploratory Testing
5 26 (41.94%) Performance Testing
6 24 (38.71%) BDD
7 23 (37.10%) TDD
8 21 (33.87%) Scrum
9 16 (25.81%) SDLC
10 10 (16.13%) Test Planning
10 10 (16.13%) Test Strategy
11 6 (9.68%) Business Analysis
11 6 (9.68%) Integration Testing
12 5 (8.06%) Line Management
12 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
12 5 (8.06%) Web Testing
13 4 (6.45%) Coaching
13 4 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (51.61%) SQL
2 27 (43.55%) C#
3 20 (32.26%) T-SQL
4 6 (9.68%) Java
5 4 (6.45%) Perl
5 4 (6.45%) Python
5 4 (6.45%) Ruby
6 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.61%) C
7 1 (1.61%) C++
7 1 (1.61%) F#
Qualifications
1 18 (29.03%) ISTQB
2 9 (14.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (12.90%) Degree
4 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.61%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.61%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.81%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) GDPR
3 1 (1.61%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.23%) Remedy
3 1 (1.61%) HP
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle
3 1 (1.61%) Xamarin