The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 137 145 84
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -61
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 72 76 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.59% 1.50% 2.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.90% 4.27% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 57 60 89
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
ISEB
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1469 1779 2034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.44% 35.19% 36.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1129 1202 1325
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Berkshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Berkshire

ISEB
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +6 19 £45,000 -26.53%
Reading +5 17 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Slough +11 15 £39,000 -13.33% 1
Maidenhead -7 8 £46,250 -17.77%
Newbury +10 2 £42,500 +6.25%
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 60 (46.88%) Finance
2 57 (44.53%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (35.16%) QA
4 44 (34.38%) ISTQB
5 38 (29.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 36 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 36 (28.13%) Scrum
7 35 (27.34%) Selenium
8 32 (25.00%) Java
9 31 (24.22%) Telecoms
10 30 (23.44%) Defect Management
10 30 (23.44%) SDLC
11 29 (22.66%) Software Testing
12 28 (21.88%) Degree
13 26 (20.31%) Test Automation
14 24 (18.75%) Test Scripting
14 24 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
15 22 (17.19%) Banking
15 22 (17.19%) JMeter
15 22 (17.19%) Functional Testing
16 20 (15.63%) Visual Studio
16 20 (15.63%) Performance Testing
17 19 (14.84%) Perl
18 18 (14.06%) HTML
18 18 (14.06%) HP
18 18 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
18 18 (14.06%) Non-Functional Testing
19 17 (13.28%) Automation Testing
19 17 (13.28%) LoadRunner
19 17 (13.28%) CRM

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 14 (10.94%) CMS
2 5 (3.91%) Drupal
3 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.78%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 10 (7.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.34%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.78%) Mingle
3 1 (0.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.78%) BASE24
2 1 (0.78%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.78%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.94%) DNS
1 14 (10.94%) Firewall
1 14 (10.94%) Internet
1 14 (10.94%) TCP/IP
2 12 (9.38%) 4G
3 11 (8.59%) GSM
3 11 (8.59%) LTE
3 11 (8.59%) UMTS
4 10 (7.81%) SMS
5 9 (7.03%) 2G
5 9 (7.03%) 3G
5 9 (7.03%) Diameter Protocol
5 9 (7.03%) ISUP
5 9 (7.03%) SCCP
5 9 (7.03%) SIGTRAN
5 9 (7.03%) SS7
5 9 (7.03%) tcpdump
5 9 (7.03%) Wireshark
6 3 (2.34%) IPsec
6 3 (2.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.16%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (9.38%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (9.38%) DataStage
3 4 (3.13%) Big Data
4 2 (1.56%) HBase
4 2 (1.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (27.34%) Selenium
2 22 (17.19%) JMeter
3 20 (15.63%) Visual Studio
4 17 (13.28%) LoadRunner
5 16 (12.50%) Gatling
6 14 (10.94%) TestNG
7 9 (7.03%) JIRA
8 7 (5.47%) Cucumber
9 4 (3.13%) Jenkins
9 4 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (2.34%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.78%) CaliberRM
12 1 (0.78%) eggPlant
12 1 (0.78%) Hudson
12 1 (0.78%) Ranorex
12 1 (0.78%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.78%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.78%) TestComplete
12 1 (0.78%) WebDriver
General
1 60 (46.88%) Finance
2 31 (24.22%) Telecoms
3 22 (17.19%) Banking
4 7 (5.47%) Marketing
5 5 (3.91%) Retail
6 2 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (29.69%) Analyst
2 35 (27.34%) Tester
3 28 (21.88%) Automation Tester
4 20 (15.63%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 20 (15.63%) Selenium Tester
5 17 (13.28%) Senior Automation Tester
5 17 (13.28%) Senior Tester
5 17 (13.28%) Test Analyst
6 14 (10.94%) Business Analyst
6 14 (10.94%) Java Automation Tester
7 12 (9.38%) Architect
7 12 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 11 (8.59%) QA Tester
9 10 (7.81%) Data Warehouse Architect
9 10 (7.81%) Delivery Manager
9 10 (7.81%) Service Manager
9 10 (7.81%) Services Delivery Manager
10 8 (6.25%) Software Tester
11 7 (5.47%) Agile Business Analyst
11 7 (5.47%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.06%) HTML
2 16 (12.50%) .NET
3 14 (10.94%) Ajax
3 14 (10.94%) ASP.NET
4 10 (7.81%) Flash
5 7 (5.47%) Gherkin
6 5 (3.91%) Behat
6 5 (3.91%) LAMP
7 4 (3.13%) Web Services
8 3 (2.34%) 802.1X
9 2 (1.56%) Spring
10 1 (0.78%) SOAP
10 1 (0.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.59%) Data Centre
1 11 (8.59%) User Experience
2 10 (7.81%) Statistics
3 9 (7.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (7.03%) PMI
4 6 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.34%) Fintech
5 3 (2.34%) PKI
5 3 (2.34%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.56%) FMCG
6 2 (1.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.78%) Contactless
7 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.78%) EMV
7 1 (0.78%) EPoS
7 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (0.78%) Replication
7 1 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.91%) Windows
2 3 (2.34%) Android
2 3 (2.34%) Linux
2 3 (2.34%) Unix
3 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (44.53%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (28.13%) Scrum
2 36 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (23.44%) Defect Management
3 30 (23.44%) SDLC
4 29 (22.66%) Software Testing
5 26 (20.31%) Test Automation
6 24 (18.75%) Test Scripting
6 24 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
7 22 (17.19%) Functional Testing
8 20 (15.63%) Performance Testing
9 18 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (14.06%) Non-Functional Testing
10 17 (13.28%) Automation Testing
10 17 (13.28%) CRM
10 17 (13.28%) PRINCE2
11 16 (12.50%) Automated Testing
11 16 (12.50%) Kanban
12 15 (11.72%) DevOps
12 15 (11.72%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 32 (25.00%) Java
2 19 (14.84%) Perl
3 16 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 16 (12.50%) VB
4 15 (11.72%) VBScript
5 9 (7.03%) SQL
6 7 (5.47%) C#
6 7 (5.47%) PHP
7 5 (3.91%) Python
8 3 (2.34%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.56%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.78%) Groovy
10 1 (0.78%) Ruby
10 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (34.38%) ISTQB
2 38 (29.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 28 (21.88%) Degree
4 10 (7.81%) PMI Certification
5 6 (4.69%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.91%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.56%) CISA
7 2 (1.56%) CISM
7 2 (1.56%) CISMP
7 2 (1.56%) CISSP
7 2 (1.56%) CRISC
8 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.78%) MCP
8 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.78%) PMP
8 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (35.16%) QA
2 10 (7.81%) SLA
3 2 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.78%) SDET
Systems Management
1 5 (3.91%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.56%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 18 (14.06%) HP
2 12 (9.38%) Cognos
3 10 (7.81%) Cadence
4 6 (4.69%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.91%) SAP
6 2 (1.56%) Capita
7 1 (0.78%) Cisco
7 1 (0.78%) CyberSource
7 1 (0.78%) DataCash
7 1 (0.78%) Elavon
7 1 (0.78%) Ingenico
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle
7 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.78%) Sage
7 1 (0.78%) Sun
7 1 (0.78%) Tableau
7 1 (0.78%) TSYS
7 1 (0.78%) VeriFone
7 1 (0.78%) VocaLink
7 1 (0.78%) WorldPay
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
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