The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 39 47
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8  
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 10 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 2.80% 2.82% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.20% 14.89% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 3
Median salary £31,250 £27,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% -45.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth.

Academic & Professional Certification
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 98 47 90
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 27.45% 18.95% 30.41%
Number of salaries quoted 83 47 75
Median salary £31,000 £33,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.46% -16.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,750 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth citing ISEB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Portsmouth

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Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for ISEB in Portsmouth

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Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Selenium
2 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 7 (58.33%) C#
4 6 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 6 (50.00%) OOP
4 6 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (50.00%) Web Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (50.00%) QA
4 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 6 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
5 4 (33.33%) User Stories
5 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) Use Case
6 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Ruby
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) .NET
7 2 (16.67%) HTML
7 2 (16.67%) B2B
7 2 (16.67%) MVC
7 2 (16.67%) JIRA
7 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) Software Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
5 3 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (16.67%) Manual Test Analyst
6 2 (16.67%) QA Analyst
6 2 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (16.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Lead
7 1 (8.33%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (8.33%) QA Automation Analyst
7 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 6 (50.00%) OOP
3 6 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Scrum
3 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (50.00%) Web Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
4 4 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Use Case
4 4 (33.33%) User Stories
5 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Testing
6 2 (16.67%) B2B
6 2 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 2 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA