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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 92 96 77
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 45 32 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.77% 1.48% 2.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.54% 4.34% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 44 28 62
Average salary £37,750 £37,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% +4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
813 737 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 32.05% 34.04% 38.47%
Number of salaries quoted 572 570 872
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,250 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +12 43 £37,500 -3.84% 6
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 53 (60.23%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (59.09%) ISTQB
3 50 (56.82%) QA
4 48 (54.55%) Automated Testing
5 41 (46.59%) Software Testing
6 32 (36.36%) Regression Testing
7 28 (31.82%) Manual Testing
8 26 (29.55%) Selenium
9 24 (27.27%) Degree
9 24 (27.27%) Python
10 23 (26.14%) C#
10 23 (26.14%) Test Scripting
11 22 (25.00%) Scrum
12 21 (23.86%) SQL
12 21 (23.86%) Test Management
13 20 (22.73%) JIRA
13 20 (22.73%) C++
14 19 (21.59%) User Acceptance Testing
15 17 (19.32%) HTML
16 15 (17.05%) Java
17 14 (15.91%) Test Automation
18 13 (14.77%) QuickTest Pro
18 13 (14.77%) Agile Testing
19 12 (13.64%) JavaScript
19 12 (13.64%) Unit Testing
20 11 (12.50%) Microsoft
20 11 (12.50%) Internet
21 8 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
21 8 (9.09%) TDD
21 8 (9.09%) HTTP

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Applications
1 2 (2.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.50%) Internet
2 8 (9.09%) HTTP
3 2 (2.27%) SSL
4 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.14%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.14%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.14%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 26 (29.55%) Selenium
2 20 (22.73%) JIRA
3 13 (14.77%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (6.82%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.27%) Hudson
5 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.27%) JUnit
5 2 (2.27%) TestComplete
5 2 (2.27%) TestNG
6 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.14%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.14%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.14%) QALoad
6 1 (1.14%) MSTest
6 1 (1.14%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (5.68%) Finance
2 3 (3.41%) Games
3 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (30.68%) Analyst
2 17 (19.32%) Test Analyst
3 16 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 16 (18.18%) Test Engineer
4 13 (14.77%) Software Test Engineer
4 13 (14.77%) Team Leader
4 13 (14.77%) Test Team Leader
5 12 (13.64%) QA Engineer
6 11 (12.50%) Tester
6 11 (12.50%) Test Manager
7 9 (10.23%) Business Analyst
8 7 (7.95%) Software Team Leader
8 7 (7.95%) Automated Test Analyst
9 6 (6.82%) Automation Engineer
9 6 (6.82%) Test Automation Engineer
9 6 (6.82%) Test Project Leader
9 6 (6.82%) SAP Manager
9 6 (6.82%) SAP Test Manager
9 6 (6.82%) Software Tester
9 6 (6.82%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.32%) HTML
2 7 (7.95%) .NET
2 7 (7.95%) CSS
3 6 (6.82%) XML
4 4 (4.55%) Web Services
5 3 (3.41%) REST
6 1 (1.14%) JSON
6 1 (1.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.09%) Linux
2 7 (7.95%) Windows
3 6 (6.82%) UNIX
3 6 (6.82%) Android
3 6 (6.82%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.14%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (60.23%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (54.55%) Automated Testing
3 41 (46.59%) Software Testing
4 32 (36.36%) Regression Testing
5 28 (31.82%) Manual Testing
6 23 (26.14%) Test Scripting
7 22 (25.00%) Scrum
8 21 (23.86%) Test Management
9 19 (21.59%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (15.91%) Test Automation
11 13 (14.77%) Agile Testing
12 12 (13.64%) Unit Testing
13 8 (9.09%) TDD
13 8 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (9.09%) Test Strategy
14 7 (7.95%) Load Testing
14 7 (7.95%) Web Testing
14 7 (7.95%) User Stories
15 6 (6.82%) Integration Testing
15 6 (6.82%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (27.27%) Python
2 23 (26.14%) C#
3 21 (23.86%) SQL
4 20 (22.73%) C++
5 15 (17.05%) Java
6 12 (13.64%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.27%) Perl
7 2 (2.27%) C
7 2 (2.27%) Ruby
8 1 (1.14%) Delphi
8 1 (1.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 52 (59.09%) ISTQB
2 24 (27.27%) Degree
3 2 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.14%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (56.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (7.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.95%) HP
2 7 (7.95%) SAP
3 4 (4.55%) Oracle
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