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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 90 107 102
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 48 36 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.94% 1.51% 1.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.90% 4.35% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 39 34 52
Average salary £32,500 £35,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.80% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,300 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,200 £36,500
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
813 828 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 32.93% 34.62% 36.86%
Number of salaries quoted 596 679 909
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,830 £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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +13 41 £32,500 -13.33%
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 1 August 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 56 (60.22%) QA
2 54 (58.06%) ISTQB
3 48 (51.61%) Automated Testing
4 42 (45.16%) Software Testing
5 32 (34.41%) Selenium
6 30 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (32.26%) Test Scripting
7 28 (30.11%) Scrum
7 28 (30.11%) Degree
8 27 (29.03%) HTML
8 27 (29.03%) Java
9 23 (24.73%) Regression Testing
10 22 (23.66%) JIRA
10 22 (23.66%) JavaScript
11 20 (21.51%) Internet
12 18 (19.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 17 (18.28%) Manual Testing
13 17 (18.28%) TDD
13 17 (18.28%) CSS
14 16 (17.20%) SQL
15 15 (16.13%) .NET
15 15 (16.13%) SAP
15 15 (16.13%) QuickTest Pro
15 15 (16.13%) Compatibility Testing
16 14 (15.05%) Linux
16 14 (15.05%) User Acceptance Testing
17 13 (13.98%) Stakeholder Management
17 13 (13.98%) Python
17 13 (13.98%) UNIX
17 13 (13.98%) Windows

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (4.30%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (10.75%) MS Office
2 7 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.15%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.30%) SAP SD
2 2 (2.15%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.51%) Internet
2 13 (13.98%) HTTP
3 9 (9.68%) Wireless
4 4 (4.30%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.15%) Network Security
5 2 (2.15%) X.509
5 2 (2.15%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.23%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.08%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (34.41%) Selenium
2 22 (23.66%) JIRA
3 15 (16.13%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (6.45%) FitNesse
5 5 (5.38%) WebDriver
6 4 (4.30%) Subversion
6 4 (4.30%) Bugzilla
7 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.15%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.08%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.08%) QALoad
General
1 7 (7.53%) Finance
2 2 (2.15%) Games
3 1 (1.08%) Electronics
3 1 (1.08%) Advertising
3 1 (1.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (30.11%) Analyst
2 21 (22.58%) Test Engineer
3 19 (20.43%) Test Analyst
3 19 (20.43%) QA Engineer
3 19 (20.43%) Software Engineer
4 13 (13.98%) Tester
5 11 (11.83%) Software Tester
6 10 (10.75%) Software Test Analyst
7 9 (9.68%) Business Analyst
7 9 (9.68%) Software Test Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) Test Manager
9 6 (6.45%) Project Leader
9 6 (6.45%) Test Project Leader
9 6 (6.45%) SAP Test Manager
9 6 (6.45%) SAP Manager
9 6 (6.45%) Architect
10 5 (5.38%) Senior QA Engineer
10 5 (5.38%) Senior Tester
10 5 (5.38%) Senior Software Tester
11 4 (4.30%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (29.03%) HTML
2 17 (18.28%) CSS
3 15 (16.13%) .NET
4 9 (9.68%) Web Services
5 6 (6.45%) XML
6 3 (3.23%) J2EE
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (2.15%) REST
7 2 (2.15%) Ajax
7 2 (2.15%) Middleware
8 1 (1.08%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.30%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.15%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.08%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.05%) Linux
2 13 (13.98%) UNIX
2 13 (13.98%) Windows
3 2 (2.15%) Android
4 1 (1.08%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (51.61%) Automated Testing
2 42 (45.16%) Software Testing
3 30 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (32.26%) Test Scripting
4 28 (30.11%) Scrum
5 23 (24.73%) Regression Testing
6 17 (18.28%) Manual Testing
6 17 (18.28%) TDD
7 15 (16.13%) Compatibility Testing
8 14 (15.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (13.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (13.98%) Test Automation
10 9 (9.68%) ITIL
10 9 (9.68%) PRINCE2
10 9 (9.68%) Test Management
11 8 (8.60%) Web Testing
11 8 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (8.60%) Test Strategy
11 8 (8.60%) Business Analysis
12 7 (7.53%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (29.03%) Java
2 22 (23.66%) JavaScript
3 16 (17.20%) SQL
4 13 (13.98%) Python
5 8 (8.60%) C#
6 5 (5.38%) C
6 5 (5.38%) C++
7 2 (2.15%) Perl
7 2 (2.15%) PHP
7 2 (2.15%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.08%) PowerHouse
8 1 (1.08%) VBScript
8 1 (1.08%) VB
8 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.08%) Ruby
8 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 54 (58.06%) ISTQB
2 28 (30.11%) Degree
3 18 (19.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.08%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (60.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (7.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (16.13%) SAP
2 11 (11.83%) Oracle
3 7 (7.53%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.53%) HP
4 2 (2.15%) Atmel
4 2 (2.15%) Adobe
5 1 (1.08%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.08%) webMethods
Cambridgeshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
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