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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 199 178 137
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -41
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 121 162 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.13% 1.40% 1.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.63% 5.90% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 113 131 212
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
2614 2744 2935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.43% 23.69% 25.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2273 2332 2623
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 December 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 29 December 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.

1 108 (40.60%) ISTQB
2 95 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (33.83%) Finance
4 79 (29.70%) Software Testing
5 74 (27.82%) PRINCE2
6 70 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
7 62 (23.31%) Business Analysis
8 59 (22.18%) SQL
8 59 (22.18%) QA
9 56 (21.05%) Degree
10 53 (19.92%) Stakeholder Management
11 52 (19.55%) Test Management
12 39 (14.66%) Project Management
12 39 (14.66%) ITIL
13 35 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
14 34 (12.78%) Service Management
15 33 (12.41%) Microsoft
16 31 (11.65%) Test Scripting
17 30 (11.28%) Scrum
17 30 (11.28%) Banking
18 29 (10.90%) Manual Testing
19 26 (9.77%) Test Automation
20 25 (9.40%) ISEB Practitioner
21 24 (9.02%) Selenium
22 23 (8.65%) Test Strategy
23 22 (8.27%) Waterfall
23 22 (8.27%) Web Services
24 21 (7.89%) JIRA
24 21 (7.89%) TDD
24 21 (7.89%) Regression Testing

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 15 (5.64%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.88%) SAS
2 5 (1.88%) IBM Notes
3 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.75%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.75%) IIS
3 2 (0.75%) CMS
3 2 (0.75%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.75%) Drupal
4 1 (0.38%) CICS
4 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.38%) Documentum
Applications
1 20 (7.52%) MS Office
2 14 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.76%) MS Project
4 8 (3.01%) MS Excel
5 4 (1.50%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.38%) Endur
2 1 (0.38%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.38%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.13%) HTTP
1 3 (1.13%) Internet
2 2 (0.75%) MPLS
2 2 (0.75%) DNS
3 1 (0.38%) Intranet
3 1 (0.38%) LDAP
3 1 (0.38%) SMS
3 1 (0.38%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.38%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.77%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (5.64%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (1.88%) Data Mining
4 5 (1.88%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.38%) SSDT
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.38%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.38%) MySQL
6 1 (0.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 24 (9.02%) Selenium
2 21 (7.89%) JIRA
3 12 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (3.38%) WebDriver
5 7 (2.63%) Bugzilla
6 6 (2.26%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (2.26%) Cucumber
7 5 (1.88%) LoadRunner
7 5 (1.88%) ERwin
8 4 (1.50%) WATIR
8 4 (1.50%) RequisitePro
8 4 (1.50%) JUnit
8 4 (1.50%) Rational DOORS
8 4 (1.50%) Axure RP
8 4 (1.50%) SpecFlow
8 4 (1.50%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.50%) TestDirector
9 3 (1.13%) Git (software)
9 3 (1.13%) Behat
9 3 (1.13%) SoapUI
General
1 90 (33.83%) Finance
2 30 (11.28%) Banking
3 19 (7.14%) Retail
4 17 (6.39%) Telecoms
5 16 (6.02%) Legal
6 12 (4.51%) Publishing
7 10 (3.76%) Investment Banking
8 9 (3.38%) Law
9 8 (3.01%) Games
10 5 (1.88%) Advertising
10 5 (1.88%) Billing
11 4 (1.50%) Retail Banking
11 4 (1.50%) Marketing
11 4 (1.50%) Financial Institution
12 3 (1.13%) Front Office
12 3 (1.13%) Back Office
13 2 (0.75%) Military
14 1 (0.38%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 121 (45.49%) Analyst
2 70 (26.32%) Business Analyst
3 49 (18.42%) Test Manager
4 40 (15.04%) Test Analyst
5 33 (12.41%) Senior Analyst
6 30 (11.28%) Test Engineer
7 20 (7.52%) Test Leader
8 15 (5.64%) Tester
9 14 (5.26%) Programme Manager
9 14 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
9 14 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
9 14 (5.26%) QA Analyst
9 14 (5.26%) Programme Test Manager
10 12 (4.51%) Senior Manager
10 12 (4.51%) Consultant
11 11 (4.14%) Service Manager
11 11 (4.14%) Senior Test Engineer
12 10 (3.76%) Senior Test Manager
12 10 (3.76%) Delivery Manager
12 10 (3.76%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.27%) Web Services
2 17 (6.39%) XML
3 16 (6.02%) .NET
4 13 (4.89%) HTML
5 10 (3.76%) ASP.NET
6 7 (2.63%) RESTful
7 6 (2.26%) LINQ
8 5 (1.88%) J2EE
9 4 (1.50%) Spring
10 3 (1.13%) Struts
10 3 (1.13%) JSON
10 3 (1.13%) CSS
10 3 (1.13%) Hibernate
11 2 (0.75%) REST
11 2 (0.75%) SOAP
11 2 (0.75%) WCF
12 1 (0.38%) Spring Security
12 1 (0.38%) OAuth
12 1 (0.38%) XMPP
12 1 (0.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.52%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.14%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.38%) Mathematics
4 9 (3.38%) EPoS
5 8 (3.01%) Derivative
5 8 (3.01%) User Experience
6 7 (2.63%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.63%) Open Source
7 6 (2.26%) iPhone
8 5 (1.88%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.88%) PMI
9 4 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.50%) Equities
9 4 (1.50%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 3 (1.13%) Web 2.0
10 3 (1.13%) AS400
10 3 (1.13%) Social Network
11 2 (0.75%) iPad
11 2 (0.75%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.02%) Linux
2 15 (5.64%) UNIX
3 11 (4.14%) Windows
4 6 (2.26%) Android
5 5 (1.88%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.75%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.75%) HPUX
6 2 (0.75%) Solaris
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (29.70%) Software Testing
3 74 (27.82%) PRINCE2
4 70 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 62 (23.31%) Business Analysis
6 53 (19.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 52 (19.55%) Test Management
8 39 (14.66%) Project Management
8 39 (14.66%) ITIL
9 34 (12.78%) Service Management
10 31 (11.65%) Test Scripting
11 30 (11.28%) Scrum
12 29 (10.90%) Manual Testing
13 26 (9.77%) Test Automation
14 23 (8.65%) Test Strategy
15 22 (8.27%) Waterfall
16 21 (7.89%) Regression Testing
16 21 (7.89%) TDD
17 20 (7.52%) UML
18 18 (6.77%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 59 (22.18%) SQL
2 18 (6.77%) C#
3 16 (6.02%) JavaScript
4 14 (5.26%) Java
5 10 (3.76%) Perl
5 10 (3.76%) Shell Script
6 8 (3.01%) Tcl
7 5 (1.88%) C++
8 4 (1.50%) PHP
9 3 (1.13%) Python
9 3 (1.13%) Ruby
10 2 (0.75%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.75%) VBScript
10 2 (0.75%) VB
11 1 (0.38%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.38%) COBOL
11 1 (0.38%) C
11 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.38%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 108 (40.60%) ISTQB
2 56 (21.05%) Degree
3 25 (9.40%) ISEB Practitioner
4 20 (7.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (2.63%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.88%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.50%) IIBA
8 2 (0.75%) CBAP
8 2 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.75%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.38%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (22.18%) QA
2 12 (4.51%) ISO 9001
3 10 (3.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.50%) Solvency II
4 4 (1.50%) Basel II
5 2 (0.75%) WAI
6 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (6.02%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (12.41%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.64%) HP
3 7 (2.63%) Oracle
4 5 (1.88%) Lotus
5 4 (1.50%) Business Objects
5 4 (1.50%) Murex
5 4 (1.50%) Calypso
5 4 (1.50%) iRise
5 4 (1.50%) IBM
6 3 (1.13%) SAP
7 2 (0.75%) Citrix
7 2 (0.75%) Charles River
7 2 (0.75%) Facebook
7 2 (0.75%) Twitter
8 1 (0.38%) Altiris
8 1 (0.38%) SimCorp
8 1 (0.38%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.38%) Wall Street Systems
8 1 (0.38%) hybris
8 1 (0.38%) Akamai
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £49000 - £63000 per annum + enhanced pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, Swindon
House of Fraser
Salary: £40,000 - £49,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago