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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 138 150 105
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -45
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 75 63 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.69% 1.26% 2.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.27% 3.74% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 66 59 80
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
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
1422 1686 2045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.12% 33.77% 36.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1087 1153 1271
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Reading -2 21 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Slough +21 14 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Bracknell -3 14 £45,000 -25.00%
Maidenhead -9 6 £44,750 -10.50%
Wokingham - 2 £33,000 -
Newbury -2 1 £45,000 +12.50%
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 68 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (40.58%) Finance
3 53 (38.41%) QA
4 50 (36.23%) ISTQB
4 50 (36.23%) Scrum
5 48 (34.78%) Selenium
6 46 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 39 (28.26%) Java
7 39 (28.26%) Software Testing
8 36 (26.09%) Test Automation
9 34 (24.64%) Test Scripting
9 34 (24.64%) JMeter
9 34 (24.64%) Defect Management
10 33 (23.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 31 (22.46%) User Acceptance Testing
11 31 (22.46%) Degree
12 30 (21.74%) SDLC
13 27 (19.57%) Functional Testing
14 26 (18.84%) Visual Studio
15 25 (18.12%) Performance Testing
15 25 (18.12%) Continuous Integration
16 23 (16.67%) HTML
16 23 (16.67%) CRM
16 23 (16.67%) HP
16 23 (16.67%) LoadRunner
17 22 (15.94%) JavaScript
17 22 (15.94%) Perl
17 22 (15.94%) Non-Functional Testing
18 21 (15.22%) Open Source
18 21 (15.22%) VB

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 17 (12.32%) CMS
2 5 (3.62%) Drupal
3 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (7.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.72%) Mingle
3 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.62%) SAP CO
1 5 (3.62%) SAP FI
1 5 (3.62%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (2.17%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.32%) DNS
1 17 (12.32%) Firewall
1 17 (12.32%) Internet
1 17 (12.32%) TCP/IP
2 13 (9.42%) 4G
3 12 (8.70%) GSM
3 12 (8.70%) LTE
3 12 (8.70%) UMTS
4 10 (7.25%) 2G
4 10 (7.25%) 3G
4 10 (7.25%) Diameter Protocol
4 10 (7.25%) ISUP
4 10 (7.25%) SCCP
4 10 (7.25%) SIGTRAN
4 10 (7.25%) SMS
4 10 (7.25%) SS7
4 10 (7.25%) tcpdump
4 10 (7.25%) Wireshark
5 4 (2.90%) 802.15
5 4 (2.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.80%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (5.80%) DataStage
2 6 (4.35%) Big Data
3 2 (1.45%) HBase
3 2 (1.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.72%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 48 (34.78%) Selenium
2 34 (24.64%) JMeter
3 26 (18.84%) Visual Studio
4 23 (16.67%) LoadRunner
5 21 (15.22%) Gatling
6 17 (12.32%) TestNG
7 11 (7.97%) JIRA
8 8 (5.80%) Jenkins
9 7 (5.07%) Cucumber
10 6 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (2.17%) SpecFlow
11 3 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.72%) CaliberRM
12 1 (0.72%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.72%) Hudson
12 1 (0.72%) Ranorex
12 1 (0.72%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.72%) TestRail
12 1 (0.72%) WebDriver
General
1 56 (40.58%) Finance
2 20 (14.49%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.52%) Banking
4 8 (5.80%) Marketing
5 6 (4.35%) Retail
6 2 (1.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (32.61%) Analyst
2 43 (31.16%) Tester
3 33 (23.91%) Automation Tester
4 24 (17.39%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 24 (17.39%) Selenium Tester
5 23 (16.67%) Senior Automation Tester
5 23 (16.67%) Senior Tester
5 23 (16.67%) Test Analyst
6 17 (12.32%) Java Automation Tester
7 14 (10.14%) Business Analyst
8 12 (8.70%) Software Tester
9 10 (7.25%) Delivery Manager
9 10 (7.25%) QA Tester
9 10 (7.25%) Service Manager
9 10 (7.25%) Services Delivery Manager
9 10 (7.25%) Test Manager
10 9 (6.52%) Digital Analyst
10 9 (6.52%) SAP Manager
10 9 (6.52%) SAP Test Manager
11 8 (5.80%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.67%) HTML
2 19 (13.77%) .NET
3 17 (12.32%) Ajax
3 17 (12.32%) ASP.NET
4 10 (7.25%) Flash
5 7 (5.07%) Gherkin
6 5 (3.62%) Behat
6 5 (3.62%) LAMP
7 4 (2.90%) 802.1X
7 4 (2.90%) Web Services
8 2 (1.45%) Spring
8 2 (1.45%) XML
9 1 (0.72%) CSS
9 1 (0.72%) JSON
9 1 (0.72%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.70%) Data Centre
1 12 (8.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (7.97%) User Experience
3 10 (7.25%) Statistics
4 5 (3.62%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.90%) Fintech
5 4 (2.90%) Smart Meter
6 3 (2.17%) PKI
7 2 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.45%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.72%) FMCG
8 1 (0.72%) Life Science
8 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Licensing
8 1 (0.72%) PMI
8 1 (0.72%) Replication
8 1 (0.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.07%) Android
2 6 (4.35%) Linux
3 5 (3.62%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.62%) Windows
4 3 (2.17%) Unix
5 1 (0.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (36.23%) Scrum
3 39 (28.26%) Software Testing
4 36 (26.09%) Test Automation
5 34 (24.64%) Defect Management
5 34 (24.64%) Test Scripting
6 33 (23.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (22.46%) User Acceptance Testing
8 30 (21.74%) SDLC
9 27 (19.57%) Functional Testing
10 25 (18.12%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (18.12%) Performance Testing
11 23 (16.67%) CRM
12 22 (15.94%) Non-Functional Testing
13 21 (15.22%) Open Source
14 19 (13.77%) Automated Testing
14 19 (13.77%) Kanban
15 18 (13.04%) Automation Testing
15 18 (13.04%) DevOps
16 17 (12.32%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (28.26%) Java
2 22 (15.94%) JavaScript
2 22 (15.94%) Perl
3 21 (15.22%) VB
4 18 (13.04%) VBScript
5 11 (7.97%) SQL
6 7 (5.07%) C#
6 7 (5.07%) PHP
7 5 (3.62%) Python
8 4 (2.90%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.45%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.72%) Groovy
10 1 (0.72%) Ruby
10 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 50 (36.23%) ISTQB
2 46 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 31 (22.46%) Degree
4 12 (8.70%) Security Cleared
5 11 (7.97%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.17%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.45%) CISA
7 2 (1.45%) CISM
7 2 (1.45%) CISMP
7 2 (1.45%) CISSP
7 2 (1.45%) CRISC
7 2 (1.45%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.72%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.72%) MCP
8 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.72%) PMP
8 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (38.41%) QA
2 10 (7.25%) SLA
3 2 (1.45%) GAMP
3 2 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.45%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.72%) SDET
Systems Management
1 9 (6.52%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.45%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 23 (16.67%) HP
2 10 (7.25%) Cadence
3 9 (6.52%) SAP
4 8 (5.80%) Cognos
5 5 (3.62%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.45%) Oracle
7 1 (0.72%) Capita
7 1 (0.72%) Cisco
7 1 (0.72%) Rally
7 1 (0.72%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.72%) Sun
7 1 (0.72%) Tableau
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
CGI IT UK
Posted: 11 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Salary: £250 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago