The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 169 156 154
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 161 189 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.40% 1.60% 1.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.52% 7.35% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 144 180 198
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £67,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
ISEB
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2915 2573 3163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.31% 21.76% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2393 2260 2840
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ISEB
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the City of London region.

ISEB Salary Trend in the City of London

ISEB
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in the City of London

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 146 (43.58%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (41.79%) Finance
3 105 (31.34%) Degree
4 101 (30.15%) QA
5 95 (28.36%) SQL
6 89 (26.57%) ISTQB
7 75 (22.39%) Business Analysis
7 75 (22.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 65 (19.40%) Project Management
9 63 (18.81%) Test Scripting
10 55 (16.42%) Software Testing
10 55 (16.42%) Selenium
11 54 (16.12%) PRINCE2
12 52 (15.52%) Test Strategy
13 50 (14.93%) Test Automation
14 45 (13.43%) HP
15 44 (13.13%) ITIL
16 43 (12.84%) Manual Testing
16 43 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
17 42 (12.54%) Computer Science
18 41 (12.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 41 (12.24%) Regression Testing
19 40 (11.94%) Scrum
19 40 (11.94%) Web Services
19 40 (11.94%) Service Management
19 40 (11.94%) HP Quality Center
20 39 (11.64%) Microsoft
21 38 (11.34%) Test Management
22 35 (10.45%) Service Delivery
22 35 (10.45%) Banking

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 20 (5.97%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.19%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.60%) Confluence
3 2 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.30%) LiveLink
Applications
1 22 (6.57%) MS Visio
2 21 (6.27%) MS Office
3 12 (3.58%) MS Excel
3 12 (3.58%) MS Project
4 2 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.19%) Magento
2 3 (0.90%) SimCorp Dimension
3 2 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.60%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.30%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.79%) Internet
2 1 (0.30%) MPLS
2 1 (0.30%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.30%) LDAP
2 1 (0.30%) LAN
2 1 (0.30%) WAN
2 1 (0.30%) HTTP
2 1 (0.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.76%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (5.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.30%) SSDT
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.30%) QlikView
6 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.30%) MySQL
6 1 (0.30%) BODI
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.30%) DB2
6 1 (0.30%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 55 (16.42%) Selenium
2 28 (8.36%) QuickTest Pro
3 21 (6.27%) WebDriver
4 19 (5.67%) JIRA
5 15 (4.48%) Bugzilla
6 13 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (2.99%) NUnit
7 10 (2.99%) TestComplete
8 9 (2.69%) LoadRunner
8 9 (2.69%) WATIR
9 7 (2.09%) RequisitePro
9 7 (2.09%) Axure RP
9 7 (2.09%) Rational DOORS
10 6 (1.79%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.79%) JUnit
10 6 (1.79%) TestDirector
11 5 (1.49%) JMeter
12 4 (1.19%) SoapUI
12 4 (1.19%) SpecFlow
13 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 140 (41.79%) Finance
2 35 (10.45%) Banking
3 24 (7.16%) Publishing
4 22 (6.57%) Retail
5 17 (5.07%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.88%) Legal
7 8 (2.39%) Law
8 7 (2.09%) Back Office
9 6 (1.79%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.79%) Billing
10 5 (1.49%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.49%) Front Office
10 5 (1.49%) Advertising
10 5 (1.49%) Games
11 3 (0.90%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.60%) Mandarin Language
12 2 (0.60%) French Language
12 2 (0.60%) Military
13 1 (0.30%) German Language
13 1 (0.30%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 163 (48.66%) Analyst
2 85 (25.37%) Business Analyst
3 59 (17.61%) Test Analyst
4 48 (14.33%) Test Engineer
5 34 (10.15%) Senior Analyst
6 25 (7.46%) Service Manager
6 25 (7.46%) Test Manager
7 24 (7.16%) Services Delivery Manager
7 24 (7.16%) Delivery Manager
8 23 (6.87%) Consultant
8 23 (6.87%) Tester
9 22 (6.57%) QA Analyst
10 17 (5.07%) Senior Business Analyst
11 15 (4.48%) Senior Test Engineer
12 14 (4.18%) QA Engineer
12 14 (4.18%) Senior Test Analyst
13 13 (3.88%) Test Leader
14 12 (3.58%) Automation Engineer
14 12 (3.58%) Test Automation Engineer
14 12 (3.58%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (11.94%) Web Services
2 32 (9.55%) .NET
3 26 (7.76%) XML
4 23 (6.87%) HTML
5 17 (5.07%) ASP.NET
6 10 (2.99%) RESTful
7 9 (2.69%) LINQ
7 9 (2.69%) CSS
8 5 (1.49%) J2EE
9 4 (1.19%) Spring
10 3 (0.90%) Hibernate
10 3 (0.90%) WCF
10 3 (0.90%) Struts
11 2 (0.60%) XML Schema
11 2 (0.60%) Ajax
11 2 (0.60%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.60%) JSON
11 2 (0.60%) jQuery
11 2 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (12.54%) Computer Science
3 12 (3.58%) Mathematics
4 11 (3.28%) Open Source
4 11 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.99%) EPoS
6 8 (2.39%) Fixed Income
6 8 (2.39%) Derivative
7 7 (2.09%) Equities
7 7 (2.09%) User Experience
8 6 (1.79%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.49%) AS400
10 3 (0.90%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.90%) CMDB
11 2 (0.60%) iPhone
11 2 (0.60%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.60%) PMI
11 2 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.60%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.87%) UNIX
1 23 (6.87%) Linux
2 8 (2.39%) Windows
3 6 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.19%) Android
5 2 (0.60%) HPUX
5 2 (0.60%) Solaris
5 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (43.58%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (22.39%) Business Analysis
2 75 (22.39%) User Acceptance Testing
3 65 (19.40%) Project Management
4 63 (18.81%) Test Scripting
5 55 (16.42%) Software Testing
6 54 (16.12%) PRINCE2
7 52 (15.52%) Test Strategy
8 50 (14.93%) Test Automation
9 44 (13.13%) ITIL
10 43 (12.84%) Manual Testing
11 41 (12.24%) Regression Testing
12 40 (11.94%) Scrum
12 40 (11.94%) Service Management
13 38 (11.34%) Test Management
14 35 (10.45%) Service Delivery
15 31 (9.25%) Automation Testing
16 29 (8.66%) Asset Management
17 27 (8.06%) Information Management
17 27 (8.06%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 95 (28.36%) SQL
2 22 (6.57%) JavaScript
3 21 (6.27%) C#
4 20 (5.97%) Java
5 18 (5.37%) Perl
6 15 (4.48%) Shell Script
7 13 (3.88%) VB
8 12 (3.58%) Tcl
8 12 (3.58%) PHP
9 11 (3.28%) VBScript
9 11 (3.28%) Python
9 11 (3.28%) Ruby
10 4 (1.19%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.90%) C++
12 2 (0.60%) C
12 2 (0.60%) XQuery
12 2 (0.60%) Groovy
13 1 (0.30%) XPath
13 1 (0.30%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 105 (31.34%) Degree
2 89 (26.57%) ISTQB
3 41 (12.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 25 (7.46%) ISEB Practitioner
5 11 (3.28%) Security Cleared
6 8 (2.39%) CISM
6 8 (2.39%) CCNP
6 8 (2.39%) CISSP
6 8 (2.39%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.19%) IIBA
8 3 (0.90%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.60%) CBAP
9 2 (0.60%) HND
9 2 (0.60%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.30%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (30.15%) QA
2 26 (7.76%) ISO 9001
3 24 (7.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.60%) SLA
5 1 (0.30%) MiFID
5 1 (0.30%) BS25999
5 1 (0.30%) EMIR
5 1 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 40 (11.94%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (13.43%) HP
2 39 (11.64%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.58%) Oracle
4 7 (2.09%) IBM
4 7 (2.09%) iRise
5 6 (1.79%) Charles River
6 4 (1.19%) hybris
6 4 (1.19%) SAP
7 3 (0.90%) Wall Street Systems
7 3 (0.90%) SimCorp
8 2 (0.60%) thinkFolio
8 2 (0.60%) Citrix
8 2 (0.60%) CODA
8 2 (0.60%) Demandware
9 1 (0.30%) Vermilion
9 1 (0.30%) Akamai
9 1 (0.30%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.30%) webMethods
9 1 (0.30%) StatPro
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £63000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + health + pension + other
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonuses
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days holiday + more
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 15 bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago