The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 94 100 93
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 15 9 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.21% 0.64% 2.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.27% 1.73% 5.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 33
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £51,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
ISEB
Cambridgeshire

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
459 521 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.08% 36.98% 38.22%
Number of salaries quoted 383 442 548
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,900 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

ISEB
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Cambridge

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Cambridge

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 27 (75.00%) SQL
2 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (52.78%) Software Testing
4 17 (47.22%) Automated Testing
5 16 (44.44%) V-Model
6 15 (41.67%) ISTQB
7 14 (38.89%) SDLC
8 13 (36.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (33.33%) QA
9 12 (33.33%) Manual Testing
9 12 (33.33%) Automation Testing
10 11 (30.56%) Waterfall
10 11 (30.56%) TDD
11 10 (27.78%) iPad
12 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (25.00%) JIRA
13 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
14 7 (19.44%) .NET
14 7 (19.44%) Test Automation
15 6 (16.67%) Load Testing
15 6 (16.67%) Unit Testing
15 6 (16.67%) Degree
15 6 (16.67%) Regression Testing
16 5 (13.89%) Functional Testing
16 5 (13.89%) Operational Acceptance Testing
16 5 (13.89%) Selenium
16 5 (13.89%) J2EE
16 5 (13.89%) Web Services
16 5 (13.89%) HP UFT
16 5 (13.89%) SOA

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) JIRA
2 5 (13.89%) HP UFT
2 5 (13.89%) Selenium
3 2 (5.56%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.78%) Protractor
4 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Test Engineer
2 11 (30.56%) Software Test Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) Tester
4 6 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Tester
6 4 (11.11%) Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Agile Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Integration Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Integration Test Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Integration Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Software Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Software Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Integration Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Tester
7 2 (5.56%) UAT Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Agile Manual Tester
8 1 (2.78%) Hardware Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) J2EE
2 5 (13.89%) Web Services
3 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) iPad
2 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Fintech
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Unix
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (52.78%) Software Testing
3 17 (47.22%) Automated Testing
4 16 (44.44%) V-Model
5 14 (38.89%) SDLC
6 13 (36.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (33.33%) Automation Testing
7 12 (33.33%) Manual Testing
8 11 (30.56%) TDD
8 11 (30.56%) Waterfall
9 7 (19.44%) Test Automation
10 6 (16.67%) Load Testing
10 6 (16.67%) Regression Testing
10 6 (16.67%) Unit Testing
11 5 (13.89%) Functional Testing
11 5 (13.89%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 5 (13.89%) SOA
12 4 (11.11%) Defect Management
12 4 (11.11%) Project Management
12 4 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 27 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 6 (16.67%) Degree
3 4 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) Twitter
4 1 (2.78%) Facebook