The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 83 107 81
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -26
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 51 31 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.28% 1.41% 2.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.12% 3.75% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 50 28 56
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,750 £30,725
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.40%
ISEB
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
834 826 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 37.25% 37.65% 34.66%
Number of salaries quoted 649 681 740
Average salary £43,125 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.81% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

ISEB
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +21 40 £37,500 - 8
Huntingdon +6 3 £52,500 +45.83%
Peterborough 0 2 £34,000 -8.10% 2
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 50 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 44 (48.89%) Software Testing
3 42 (46.67%) Automated Testing
3 42 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (40.00%) Python
4 36 (40.00%) QA
5 32 (35.56%) Regression Testing
6 28 (31.11%) Test Management
7 25 (27.78%) C#
8 24 (26.67%) SQL
9 23 (25.56%) C++
10 22 (24.44%) Test Automation
10 22 (24.44%) Degree
11 19 (21.11%) User Acceptance Testing
12 18 (20.00%) Agile Testing
13 16 (17.78%) Scrum
13 16 (17.78%) Selenium
14 15 (16.67%) JIRA
14 15 (16.67%) Test Scripting
15 14 (15.56%) Manual Testing
16 12 (13.33%) Android
16 12 (13.33%) Apple iOS
16 12 (13.33%) Windows
17 11 (12.22%) Microsoft
17 11 (12.22%) Test Strategy
18 9 (10.00%) Load Testing
18 9 (10.00%) Unit Testing
18 9 (10.00%) Linux
18 9 (10.00%) Java
19 8 (8.89%) HTML

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (2.22%) MS Office
2 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) Internet
2 5 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.33%) HTTP
4 2 (2.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (17.78%) Selenium
2 15 (16.67%) JIRA
3 8 (8.89%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (3.33%) JMeter
4 3 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.33%) WebDriver
4 3 (3.33%) MSTest
5 1 (1.11%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.11%) Hudson
5 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.11%) eggPlant
5 1 (1.11%) JUnit
5 1 (1.11%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.11%) TestNG
General
1 6 (6.67%) Finance
2 4 (4.44%) Games
3 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (23.33%) Test Engineer
2 19 (21.11%) Team Leader
2 19 (21.11%) Test Team Leader
3 17 (18.89%) Software Engineer
3 17 (18.89%) Software Test Engineer
4 16 (17.78%) Test Manager
5 15 (16.67%) Tester
6 14 (15.56%) Analyst
7 11 (12.22%) Automation Team Leader
8 10 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
9 9 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
10 8 (8.89%) Junior
10 8 (8.89%) Test Analyst
11 7 (7.78%) Software Team Leader
12 6 (6.67%) QA Engineer
12 6 (6.67%) Junior Tester
12 6 (6.67%) Software Tester
13 5 (5.56%) Business Analyst
13 5 (5.56%) SAP Manager
13 5 (5.56%) SAP Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.89%) HTML
2 6 (6.67%) XML
3 4 (4.44%) .NET
4 2 (2.22%) CSS
4 2 (2.22%) Web Services
4 2 (2.22%) REST
5 1 (1.11%) Android SDK
5 1 (1.11%) JSON
5 1 (1.11%) iOS SDK
5 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) Mobile App
1 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.33%) Windows
1 12 (13.33%) Android
1 12 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 9 (10.00%) Linux
3 4 (4.44%) UNIX
4 1 (1.11%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (48.89%) Software Testing
2 42 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (46.67%) Automated Testing
3 32 (35.56%) Regression Testing
4 28 (31.11%) Test Management
5 22 (24.44%) Test Automation
6 19 (21.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 18 (20.00%) Agile Testing
8 16 (17.78%) Scrum
9 15 (16.67%) Test Scripting
10 14 (15.56%) Manual Testing
11 11 (12.22%) Test Strategy
12 9 (10.00%) Load Testing
12 9 (10.00%) Unit Testing
13 8 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (6.67%) Performance Testing
14 6 (6.67%) Waterfall
14 6 (6.67%) Mentoring
15 5 (5.56%) System Testing
15 5 (5.56%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (40.00%) Python
2 25 (27.78%) C#
3 24 (26.67%) SQL
4 23 (25.56%) C++
5 9 (10.00%) Java
6 5 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.33%) Perl
8 2 (2.22%) PHP
8 2 (2.22%) Ruby
9 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.11%) Delphi
9 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 50 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 22 (24.44%) Degree
3 4 (4.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.22%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (2.22%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (12.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.56%) SAP
3 4 (4.44%) HP
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle
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The One Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £49,300 - £57,100 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
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ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Uniting Ambition
Salary: £34k - 38.5k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
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Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge
Explore Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
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Sogeti
Posted: 19 days ago