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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 87 69 90
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +21
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 17 50 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.22% 2.75% 1.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.13% 7.15% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15 45 22
Average salary £43,500 £32,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.84% -7.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £44,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%
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
543 699 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.98% 38.51% 35.58%
Number of salaries quoted 477 494 474
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Cambridge

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (73.91%) Selenium
3 15 (65.22%) Software Testing
4 13 (56.52%) QA
5 12 (52.17%) Automated Testing
6 10 (43.48%) ISTQB
6 10 (43.48%) JIRA
6 10 (43.48%) SQL
6 10 (43.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (39.13%) .NET
7 9 (39.13%) Java
7 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
8 8 (34.78%) Manual Testing
8 8 (34.78%) Scrum
8 8 (34.78%) Finance
9 7 (30.43%) HTML
9 7 (30.43%) MS Office
9 7 (30.43%) XML
9 7 (30.43%) BDD
10 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
10 6 (26.09%) Agile Testing
10 6 (26.09%) WorldPay
10 6 (26.09%) UNIX
10 6 (26.09%) HP UFT
10 6 (26.09%) TDD
10 6 (26.09%) ISEB Practitioner
11 5 (21.74%) Degree
11 5 (21.74%) CRM
12 4 (17.39%) User Stories
12 4 (17.39%) DevOps

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Selenium
2 10 (43.48%) JIRA
3 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
3 6 (26.09%) HP UFT
4 2 (8.70%) JMeter
5 1 (4.35%) Subversion
5 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.35%) Automotive
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
2 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
1 8 (34.78%) Test Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Team Leader
2 6 (26.09%) QA Leader
3 5 (21.74%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Automation Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) QA Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) QA Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) XML
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.35%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) UNIX
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) Software Testing
3 12 (52.17%) Automated Testing
4 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
5 8 (34.78%) Scrum
5 8 (34.78%) Manual Testing
6 7 (30.43%) BDD
7 6 (26.09%) Agile Testing
7 6 (26.09%) TDD
8 5 (21.74%) CRM
9 4 (17.39%) Web Design
9 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
9 4 (17.39%) User Stories
9 4 (17.39%) DevOps
9 4 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (17.39%) Product Management
10 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (13.04%) Web Testing
11 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
12 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) Delphi
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Ruby
4 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) ISTQB
1 10 (43.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (26.09%) ISEB Practitioner
3 5 (21.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (56.52%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) WorldPay
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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