The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 71 62
Rank change year-on-year +13 -9  
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 15 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.40% 2.10% 2.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.07% 8.21% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 20
Median salary £31,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.42% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -6.49%  

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 Southampton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 149 207 324
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 23.84% 25.59% 34.11%
Number of salaries quoted 137 198 225
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

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Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for ISEB in Southampton

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Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Southampton over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Southampton region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) Scrum
2 15 (75.00%) C#
3 14 (70.00%) Selenium
3 14 (70.00%) Test Scripting
4 12 (60.00%) Software Testing
5 11 (55.00%) Regression Testing
6 10 (50.00%) SDLC
7 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (45.00%) SQL
7 9 (45.00%) T-SQL
7 9 (45.00%) Windows
7 9 (45.00%) SoapUI
8 8 (40.00%) Test Planning
8 8 (40.00%) Performance Testing
8 8 (40.00%) Retail
8 8 (40.00%) Exploratory Testing
9 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (30.00%) TDD
9 6 (30.00%) Back Office
9 6 (30.00%) OOP
9 6 (30.00%) QA
9 6 (30.00%) ISTQB
9 6 (30.00%) Automation Testing
9 6 (30.00%) Web Testing
9 6 (30.00%) BDD
10 4 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
10 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
11 3 (15.00%) Line Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (5.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Selenium
2 9 (45.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (15.00%) HP UFT
General
1 8 (40.00%) Retail
2 6 (30.00%) Back Office
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Test Engineer
2 11 (55.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Software Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
7 1 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) QA Test Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Test Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Software QA Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Structures
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) Scrum
3 14 (70.00%) Test Scripting
4 12 (60.00%) Software Testing
5 11 (55.00%) Regression Testing
6 10 (50.00%) SDLC
7 8 (40.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 8 (40.00%) Performance Testing
7 8 (40.00%) Test Planning
8 6 (30.00%) Automation Testing
8 6 (30.00%) BDD
8 6 (30.00%) OOP
8 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (30.00%) TDD
8 6 (30.00%) Web Testing
9 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
9 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
9 4 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (15.00%) Line Management
11 2 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 22 days ago