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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 96 99 78
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -21
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 30 45 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.38% 1.87% 2.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.95% 5.63% 7.90%
Number of salaries quoted 26 34 61
Average salary £32,875 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.15% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £28,700 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £48,725 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -
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
760 799 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 34.85% 33.15% 32.36%
Number of salaries quoted 627 604 677
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 9 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Peterborough - 9 £31,750 - 1
Huntingdon +7 6 £53,250 +52.14%
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 45 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 28 (38.89%) QA
3 27 (37.50%) Regression Testing
4 26 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (36.11%) Software Testing
5 24 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 21 (29.17%) Test Management
7 19 (26.39%) SQL
8 16 (22.22%) JIRA
9 15 (20.83%) Selenium
9 15 (20.83%) Test Automation
10 13 (18.06%) HP Quality Center
10 13 (18.06%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (18.06%) Test Strategy
11 12 (16.67%) Integration Testing
11 12 (16.67%) Manual Testing
11 12 (16.67%) System Testing
11 12 (16.67%) Java
12 11 (15.28%) HP
12 11 (15.28%) Python
12 11 (15.28%) Finance
12 11 (15.28%) Test Scripting
13 10 (13.89%) Performance Testing
13 10 (13.89%) Degree
13 10 (13.89%) Scrum
14 9 (12.50%) Web Testing
14 9 (12.50%) Agile Testing
15 8 (11.11%) User Stories
15 8 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 6 (8.33%) MS Office
2 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (22.22%) JIRA
2 15 (20.83%) Selenium
3 7 (9.72%) HP UFT
4 3 (4.17%) JMeter
5 2 (2.78%) Subversion
5 2 (2.78%) MSTest
5 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.39%) eggPlant
General
1 11 (15.28%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.78%) Automotive
2 2 (2.78%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (27.78%) Tester
2 19 (26.39%) Test Manager
3 17 (23.61%) Analyst
4 10 (13.89%) Test Engineer
4 10 (13.89%) Test Analyst
5 7 (9.72%) Software Tester
6 6 (8.33%) SAP Manager
6 6 (8.33%) SAP Test Manager
6 6 (8.33%) Junior
6 6 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
7 5 (6.94%) Team Leader
7 5 (6.94%) Test Team Leader
7 5 (6.94%) Automation Team Leader
8 4 (5.56%) Junior Tester
8 4 (5.56%) QA Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.11%) HTML
2 7 (9.72%) XML
3 3 (4.17%) .NET
3 3 (4.17%) CSS
4 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.39%) iOS SDK
4 1 (1.39%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.94%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.78%) User Experience
3 2 (2.78%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Windows
2 6 (8.33%) Android
2 6 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 5 (6.94%) UNIX
4 3 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (37.50%) Regression Testing
2 26 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (36.11%) Software Testing
3 24 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 21 (29.17%) Test Management
5 15 (20.83%) Test Automation
6 13 (18.06%) Test Strategy
6 13 (18.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 12 (16.67%) Manual Testing
7 12 (16.67%) System Testing
8 11 (15.28%) Test Scripting
9 10 (13.89%) Performance Testing
9 10 (13.89%) Scrum
10 9 (12.50%) Agile Testing
10 9 (12.50%) Web Testing
11 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (11.11%) User Stories
12 7 (9.72%) SDLC
13 6 (8.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.39%) SQL
2 12 (16.67%) Java
3 11 (15.28%) Python
4 8 (11.11%) C#
5 7 (9.72%) C++
6 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.39%) Delphi
7 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 10 (13.89%) Degree
3 8 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.39%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (38.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (18.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (15.28%) HP
2 7 (9.72%) SAP
3 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.56%) WorldPay
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