The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 89 101 97
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 49 40 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.01% 1.67% 1.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.10% 4.96% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 40 38 53
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £30,168
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +19.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,700 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £46,800 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
803 807 1020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 32.90% 33.77% 37.60%
Number of salaries quoted 613 661 889
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
ISEB
East of England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +8 43 £32,500 -13.33% 10
Huntingdon - 1 £35,000 -
St Neots - 1 £41,000 -
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 58 (61.05%) QA
2 55 (57.89%) ISTQB
3 50 (52.63%) Automated Testing
4 44 (46.32%) Software Testing
5 33 (34.74%) Selenium
6 31 (32.63%) Test Scripting
7 30 (31.58%) Degree
7 30 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (29.47%) Scrum
9 27 (28.42%) HTML
9 27 (28.42%) Java
10 24 (25.26%) Regression Testing
11 22 (23.16%) JIRA
11 22 (23.16%) JavaScript
12 20 (21.05%) Internet
13 18 (18.95%) Manual Testing
13 18 (18.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 17 (17.89%) TDD
14 17 (17.89%) CSS
15 16 (16.84%) SQL
15 16 (16.84%) QuickTest Pro
16 15 (15.79%) .NET
16 15 (15.79%) SAP
16 15 (15.79%) Linux
16 15 (15.79%) Compatibility Testing
17 14 (14.74%) Windows
17 14 (14.74%) User Acceptance Testing
18 13 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
18 13 (13.68%) HTTP
18 13 (13.68%) UNIX

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.21%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (10.53%) MS Office
2 7 (7.37%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.11%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) SAP SD
2 2 (2.11%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.05%) Internet
2 13 (13.68%) HTTP
3 9 (9.47%) Wireless
4 4 (4.21%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.11%) Network Security
5 2 (2.11%) LAN
5 2 (2.11%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.16%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.05%) MySQL
2 1 (1.05%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 33 (34.74%) Selenium
2 22 (23.16%) JIRA
3 16 (16.84%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (6.32%) FitNesse
5 5 (5.26%) WebDriver
6 4 (4.21%) Bugzilla
6 4 (4.21%) Subversion
7 2 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.11%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.05%) QALoad
8 1 (1.05%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (7.37%) Finance
2 2 (2.11%) Games
3 1 (1.05%) Electronics
3 1 (1.05%) Advertising
3 1 (1.05%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (29.47%) Analyst
2 22 (23.16%) Test Engineer
3 20 (21.05%) Test Analyst
4 19 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 19 (20.00%) QA Engineer
5 14 (14.74%) Tester
6 12 (12.63%) Software Tester
7 11 (11.58%) Software Test Analyst
8 9 (9.47%) Software Test Engineer
9 8 (8.42%) Business Analyst
10 7 (7.37%) Test Manager
11 6 (6.32%) Architect
11 6 (6.32%) Project Leader
11 6 (6.32%) Test Project Leader
12 5 (5.26%) SAP Manager
12 5 (5.26%) SAP Test Manager
12 5 (5.26%) Senior Tester
12 5 (5.26%) Senior Software Tester
12 5 (5.26%) Senior QA Engineer
13 4 (4.21%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (28.42%) HTML
2 17 (17.89%) CSS
3 15 (15.79%) .NET
4 9 (9.47%) Web Services
5 6 (6.32%) XML
6 3 (3.16%) J2EE
7 2 (2.11%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (2.11%) REST
7 2 (2.11%) Middleware
7 2 (2.11%) Ajax
8 1 (1.05%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.42%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.21%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.11%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.05%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.79%) Linux
2 14 (14.74%) Windows
3 13 (13.68%) UNIX
4 2 (2.11%) Android
5 1 (1.05%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (52.63%) Automated Testing
2 44 (46.32%) Software Testing
3 31 (32.63%) Test Scripting
4 30 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (29.47%) Scrum
6 24 (25.26%) Regression Testing
7 18 (18.95%) Manual Testing
8 17 (17.89%) TDD
9 15 (15.79%) Compatibility Testing
10 14 (14.74%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (13.68%) Test Automation
12 9 (9.47%) Test Management
12 9 (9.47%) ITIL
12 9 (9.47%) PRINCE2
13 8 (8.42%) Business Analysis
13 8 (8.42%) Web Testing
13 8 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (8.42%) Test Strategy
14 7 (7.37%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (28.42%) Java
2 22 (23.16%) JavaScript
3 16 (16.84%) SQL
4 13 (13.68%) Python
5 8 (8.42%) C#
6 5 (5.26%) C++
6 5 (5.26%) C
7 2 (2.11%) Assembly Language
7 2 (2.11%) Perl
7 2 (2.11%) PHP
8 1 (1.05%) VBScript
8 1 (1.05%) VB
8 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.05%) VBA
8 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.05%) PowerHouse
8 1 (1.05%) Ruby
8 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 55 (57.89%) ISTQB
2 30 (31.58%) Degree
3 18 (18.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.05%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (61.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (7.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (15.79%) SAP
2 11 (11.58%) Oracle
3 7 (7.37%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.37%) HP
4 2 (2.11%) Adobe
4 2 (2.11%) Atmel
5 1 (1.05%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.05%) webMethods
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