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 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 94 89 106
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 38 56 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.80% 2.26% 1.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.39% 6.71% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 33 51 27
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £51,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%
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
705 835 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.38% 33.72% 34.33%
Number of salaries quoted 620 598 632
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -18 17 £43,500 +33.84% 3
Huntingdon - 11 £47,000 -
Peterborough - 6 £29,125 -
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 43 (65.15%) ISTQB
2 29 (43.94%) QA
2 29 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (36.36%) Selenium
4 22 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 21 (31.82%) Software Testing
5 21 (31.82%) Automated Testing
6 19 (28.79%) Test Management
7 18 (27.27%) System Testing
8 17 (25.76%) HP
8 17 (25.76%) Integration Testing
8 17 (25.76%) HP Quality Center
9 15 (22.73%) SQL
10 14 (21.21%) JIRA
11 13 (19.70%) Manual Testing
11 13 (19.70%) Java
12 12 (18.18%) .NET
12 12 (18.18%) SAP
12 12 (18.18%) Finance
13 11 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (16.67%) Test Automation
14 10 (15.15%) User Stories
14 10 (15.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 10 (15.15%) Business Analysis
14 10 (15.15%) Scrum
15 9 (13.64%) HTML
15 9 (13.64%) Functional Testing
15 9 (13.64%) Cucumber
15 9 (13.64%) Test Scripting
16 8 (12.12%) BDD

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (10.61%) MS Office
2 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (36.36%) Selenium
2 14 (21.21%) JIRA
3 9 (13.64%) Cucumber
4 6 (9.09%) HP UFT
5 2 (3.03%) JMeter
5 2 (3.03%) Subversion
5 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.03%) Automotive
2 2 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (1.52%) Electronics
3 1 (1.52%) Legal
3 1 (1.52%) Publishing
3 1 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Tester
2 18 (27.27%) Analyst
3 13 (19.70%) Test Manager
4 11 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 9 (13.64%) Software Tester
5 9 (13.64%) QA Leader
6 6 (9.09%) Team Leader
7 5 (7.58%) Test Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Consultant
7 5 (7.58%) Automation Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Automation Test Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Selenium Tester
8 4 (6.06%) Business Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) QA Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Test Consultant
9 3 (4.55%) QA Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Principle Consultant
9 3 (4.55%) Test Leader
9 3 (4.55%) Lead Tester
10 2 (3.03%) AWS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.18%) .NET
2 9 (13.64%) HTML
3 7 (10.61%) XML
4 2 (3.03%) CSS
5 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.52%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.55%) User Experience
3 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.03%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.52%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.09%) UNIX
2 2 (3.03%) Windows
3 1 (1.52%) Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 21 (31.82%) Software Testing
3 21 (31.82%) Automated Testing
4 19 (28.79%) Test Management
5 18 (27.27%) System Testing
6 17 (25.76%) Integration Testing
7 13 (19.70%) Manual Testing
8 11 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 11 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (15.15%) Business Analysis
9 10 (15.15%) Scrum
9 10 (15.15%) User Stories
10 9 (13.64%) Functional Testing
10 9 (13.64%) Test Scripting
11 8 (12.12%) BDD
11 8 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (12.12%) Test Strategy
11 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (12.12%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.73%) SQL
2 13 (19.70%) Java
3 3 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (1.52%) C++
4 1 (1.52%) Delphi
4 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.52%) Python
4 1 (1.52%) Ruby
4 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 43 (65.15%) ISTQB
2 10 (15.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
3 6 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (43.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 17 (25.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (25.76%) HP
2 12 (18.18%) SAP
3 6 (9.09%) WorldPay
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
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