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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 95 93 108
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 31 47 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.44% 1.91% 1.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.99% 5.78% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 27 38 32
Average salary £44,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.92% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £27,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £51,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
776 813 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.98% 32.97% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 654 607 669
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £50,405
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 13 £43,500 +33.84% 3
Huntingdon +8 9 £51,500 +47.14%
Peterborough - 6 £30,000 -
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 48 (64.00%) ISTQB
2 31 (41.33%) Regression Testing
3 29 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (38.67%) QA
4 26 (34.67%) Test Management
5 24 (32.00%) Software Testing
6 22 (29.33%) Automated Testing
7 20 (26.67%) Selenium
7 20 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
8 19 (25.33%) Integration Testing
8 19 (25.33%) System Testing
9 18 (24.00%) HP
10 15 (20.00%) Java
10 15 (20.00%) SQL
10 15 (20.00%) JIRA
10 15 (20.00%) Test Strategy
11 14 (18.67%) Manual Testing
11 14 (18.67%) SAP
12 13 (17.33%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (16.00%) Test Automation
13 12 (16.00%) Finance
13 12 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (14.67%) Test Scripting
15 10 (13.33%) Performance Testing
15 10 (13.33%) Business Analysis
15 10 (13.33%) User Stories
15 10 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 10 (13.33%) Scrum
16 9 (12.00%) Web Testing
17 8 (10.67%) Degree

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (9.33%) MS Office
2 3 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (26.67%) Selenium
2 15 (20.00%) JIRA
3 8 (10.67%) HP UFT
4 4 (5.33%) JMeter
4 4 (5.33%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.67%) Subversion
5 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.33%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.33%) MSTest
6 1 (1.33%) eggPlant
General
1 12 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.67%) Automotive
3 1 (1.33%) Legal
3 1 (1.33%) Games
3 1 (1.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (28.00%) Test Manager
2 19 (25.33%) Analyst
3 17 (22.67%) Tester
4 12 (16.00%) Test Analyst
5 7 (9.33%) Test Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Team Leader
6 6 (8.00%) Software Tester
6 6 (8.00%) SAP Manager
6 6 (8.00%) SAP Test Manager
7 5 (6.67%) Selenium Tester
8 4 (5.33%) Automation Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) QA Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) QA Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) Test Team Leader
9 3 (4.00%) Principle Consultant
9 3 (4.00%) Consultant
9 3 (4.00%) Test Consultant
9 3 (4.00%) Automation Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) HTML
2 7 (9.33%) .NET
2 7 (9.33%) XML
3 3 (4.00%) CSS
4 1 (1.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.33%) Android SDK
4 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.00%) User Experience
4 2 (2.67%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.33%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.67%) UNIX
1 5 (6.67%) Windows
2 4 (5.33%) Android
3 3 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.33%) Regression Testing
2 29 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (34.67%) Test Management
4 24 (32.00%) Software Testing
5 22 (29.33%) Automated Testing
6 19 (25.33%) Integration Testing
6 19 (25.33%) System Testing
7 15 (20.00%) Test Strategy
8 14 (18.67%) Manual Testing
9 13 (17.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (16.00%) Test Automation
11 11 (14.67%) Test Scripting
12 10 (13.33%) User Stories
12 10 (13.33%) Scrum
12 10 (13.33%) Performance Testing
12 10 (13.33%) Business Analysis
13 9 (12.00%) Web Testing
14 8 (10.67%) Agile Testing
15 7 (9.33%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.00%) Java
1 15 (20.00%) SQL
2 7 (9.33%) C#
3 5 (6.67%) Python
4 4 (5.33%) C++
5 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.33%) Delphi
6 1 (1.33%) Ruby
6 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (64.00%) ISTQB
2 10 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (10.67%) Degree
4 4 (5.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (38.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (24.00%) HP
2 14 (18.67%) SAP
3 5 (6.67%) WorldPay
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £47k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago