Period
to 22 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 100 91 73
Rank change year-on-year -9 -18 +23
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 3 13 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.29% 1.16% 3.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.55% 5.78% 13.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 32
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £37,745 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.97% +16.14% -13.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £51,300 £43,750 £39,650
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

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 Somerset with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Somerset
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 194 225 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 18.51% 20.05% 25.55%
Number of salaries quoted 148 199 243
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% +12.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £69,875 £59,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Somerset

ISEB
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for ISEB in Somerset

ISEB
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 22 April 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
Bath +14 2 £40,000 +23.08%
ISEB
South West

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 Somerset region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Web Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Web Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Web Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Web Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft