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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 102 84 108
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +24
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 30 50 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.45% 2.23% 1.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.46% 6.41% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 19 49 27
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -15.29%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.89% +10.00%
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
672 780 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 32.37% 34.84% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 498 594 626
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,050 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 -20 25 £30,000 -16.66% 3
Peterborough +4 1 - -
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 35 (68.63%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (54.90%) SQL
3 24 (47.06%) Software Testing
4 22 (43.14%) TDD
4 22 (43.14%) V-Model
5 21 (41.18%) SDLC
6 19 (37.25%) Waterfall
7 16 (31.37%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (27.45%) Manual Testing
9 13 (25.49%) Automated Testing
10 12 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (23.53%) Functional Testing
10 12 (23.53%) Automation Testing
11 11 (21.57%) Degree
12 10 (19.61%) Selenium
13 9 (17.65%) Test Automation
13 9 (17.65%) HP UFT
13 9 (17.65%) Project Management
14 8 (15.69%) ISEB Practitioner
14 8 (15.69%) Scrum
14 8 (15.69%) QA
14 8 (15.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 7 (13.73%) Finance
15 7 (13.73%) ISTQB
15 7 (13.73%) .NET
15 7 (13.73%) Java
16 6 (11.76%) JIRA
16 6 (11.76%) Agile Testing
16 6 (11.76%) BDD
17 5 (9.80%) HP Quality Center

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (7.84%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Selenium
2 9 (17.65%) HP UFT
3 6 (11.76%) JIRA
4 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.96%) JMeter
4 1 (1.96%) Protractor
4 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Test Engineer
2 13 (25.49%) Software Test Engineer
3 10 (19.61%) Analyst
4 8 (15.69%) Tester
5 5 (9.80%) Business Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Penetration Tester
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Tester
5 5 (9.80%) Test Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Automation Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Test Manager
6 4 (7.84%) UAT Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Hardware Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Hardware Test Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Software Tester
8 2 (3.92%) Test Automation Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) .NET
2 5 (9.80%) J2EE
2 5 (9.80%) Web Services
3 4 (7.84%) HTML
3 4 (7.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (31.37%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.88%) iPad
4 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.96%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Unix
2 1 (1.96%) Android
2 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (68.63%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (47.06%) Software Testing
3 22 (43.14%) TDD
3 22 (43.14%) V-Model
4 21 (41.18%) SDLC
5 19 (37.25%) Waterfall
6 14 (27.45%) Manual Testing
7 13 (25.49%) Automated Testing
8 12 (23.53%) Automation Testing
8 12 (23.53%) Functional Testing
8 12 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (17.65%) Project Management
9 9 (17.65%) Test Automation
10 8 (15.69%) Scrum
11 6 (11.76%) Agile Testing
11 6 (11.76%) BDD
12 5 (9.80%) Defect Tracking
12 5 (9.80%) Non-Functional Testing
12 5 (9.80%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 5 (9.80%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (54.90%) SQL
2 7 (13.73%) Java
3 3 (5.88%) C#
4 2 (3.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) Degree
2 8 (15.69%) ISEB Practitioner
2 8 (15.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (13.73%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) WorldPay
2 2 (3.92%) Twitter
3 1 (1.96%) Facebook
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