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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 182 171 113
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -58
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 133 156 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.29% 1.50% 2.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.17% 6.04% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 122 126 239
Average salary £54,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.68% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.40%
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
2574 2582 2848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.00% 24.90% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2241 2185 2535
Average salary £52,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
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 30 January 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in the City of London

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 120 (46.51%) ISTQB
2 95 (36.82%) Software Testing
3 88 (34.11%) PRINCE2
4 83 (32.17%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (31.40%) Finance
6 76 (29.46%) User Acceptance Testing
7 67 (25.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 64 (24.81%) Test Management
9 59 (22.87%) Business Analysis
10 54 (20.93%) SQL
11 50 (19.38%) Degree
12 47 (18.22%) QA
13 42 (16.28%) ITIL
14 37 (14.34%) Project Management
15 34 (13.18%) Service Management
16 31 (12.02%) Banking
16 31 (12.02%) Analytical Skills
17 30 (11.63%) ISEB Practitioner
18 29 (11.24%) Microsoft
19 24 (9.30%) Manual Testing
20 22 (8.53%) Waterfall
21 21 (8.14%) Test Scripting
21 21 (8.14%) MS Office
22 20 (7.75%) Scrum
22 20 (7.75%) Test Automation
23 19 (7.36%) Legal
24 18 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
25 17 (6.59%) E-Commerce
25 17 (6.59%) XML
25 17 (6.59%) Regression Testing

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 12 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.33%) SAS
3 5 (1.94%) Documentum
3 5 (1.94%) IBM Notes
4 3 (1.16%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.78%) CMS
5 2 (0.78%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.78%) IIS
5 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.78%) Drupal
6 1 (0.39%) CICS
6 1 (0.39%) WorkSite
Applications
1 21 (8.14%) MS Office
2 9 (3.49%) MS Visio
3 8 (3.10%) MS Project
4 7 (2.71%) MS Excel
5 2 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.39%) Endur
2 1 (0.39%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.16%) SaaS
2 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.71%) Internet
2 5 (1.94%) Intranet
3 3 (1.16%) HTTP
4 2 (0.78%) DNS
4 2 (0.78%) MPLS
5 1 (0.39%) MVNO
5 1 (0.39%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (6.20%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (1.94%) EDRMS
5 5 (1.94%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.55%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.78%) DB2
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.39%) SSDT
8 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.39%) Snowflake Schema
8 1 (0.39%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.39%) MySQL
8 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (6.59%) JIRA
2 16 (6.20%) Selenium
3 10 (3.88%) QuickTest Pro
3 10 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (3.10%) Cucumber
5 5 (1.94%) WebDriver
5 5 (1.94%) ERwin
5 5 (1.94%) LoadRunner
6 4 (1.55%) SpecFlow
6 4 (1.55%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (1.16%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.16%) Behat
7 3 (1.16%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.16%) TestDirector
7 3 (1.16%) JUnit
7 3 (1.16%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.78%) JMeter
8 2 (0.78%) SilkPerformer
8 2 (0.78%) WebLOAD
8 2 (0.78%) FitNesse
General
1 81 (31.40%) Finance
2 31 (12.02%) Banking
3 19 (7.36%) Legal
4 16 (6.20%) Retail
5 10 (3.88%) Investment Banking
6 9 (3.49%) Telecoms
7 8 (3.10%) Law
7 8 (3.10%) Games
8 7 (2.71%) Publishing
9 5 (1.94%) Marketing
10 4 (1.55%) Financial Institution
11 3 (1.16%) Front Office
11 3 (1.16%) Billing
11 3 (1.16%) Advertising
12 2 (0.78%) Military
13 1 (0.39%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 121 (46.90%) Analyst
2 71 (27.52%) Business Analyst
3 58 (22.48%) Test Manager
4 41 (15.89%) Test Analyst
5 29 (11.24%) Senior Analyst
6 25 (9.69%) Test Engineer
7 23 (8.91%) Test Leader
8 20 (7.75%) Programme Manager
8 20 (7.75%) Programme Test Manager
9 16 (6.20%) Senior Manager
10 15 (5.81%) QA Analyst
10 15 (5.81%) Senior Test Analyst
11 14 (5.43%) Senior Test Manager
12 11 (4.26%) Consultant
12 11 (4.26%) Senior Test Engineer
12 11 (4.26%) Senior Business Analyst
13 10 (3.88%) Lead Test Analyst
13 10 (3.88%) Tester
14 9 (3.49%) QA Engineer
15 8 (3.10%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.59%) XML
2 15 (5.81%) .NET
3 12 (4.65%) Web Services
4 10 (3.88%) ASP.NET
5 9 (3.49%) HTML
6 6 (2.33%) LINQ
7 5 (1.94%) J2EE
8 3 (1.16%) Struts
8 3 (1.16%) WCF
8 3 (1.16%) JSON
8 3 (1.16%) Spring
8 3 (1.16%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.78%) SOAP
9 2 (0.78%) RESTful
10 1 (0.39%) REST
10 1 (0.39%) CSS
10 1 (0.39%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.02%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.59%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.26%) Mathematics
5 9 (3.49%) Mobile App
6 8 (3.10%) EPoS
7 7 (2.71%) iPhone
7 7 (2.71%) Derivative
7 7 (2.71%) Web 2.0
8 6 (2.33%) Open Source
9 5 (1.94%) User Experience
9 5 (1.94%) PMI
10 4 (1.55%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 4 (1.55%) Social Network
10 4 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (1.16%) AS400
11 3 (1.16%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.78%) Equities
12 2 (0.78%) Streaming Video
12 2 (0.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.04%) UNIX
2 11 (4.26%) Linux
3 7 (2.71%) Windows
4 6 (2.33%) Android
5 4 (1.55%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.78%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.78%) HPUX
6 2 (0.78%) Solaris
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.39%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (36.82%) Software Testing
2 88 (34.11%) PRINCE2
3 83 (32.17%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (29.46%) User Acceptance Testing
5 67 (25.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 64 (24.81%) Test Management
7 59 (22.87%) Business Analysis
8 42 (16.28%) ITIL
9 37 (14.34%) Project Management
10 34 (13.18%) Service Management
11 24 (9.30%) Manual Testing
12 22 (8.53%) Waterfall
13 21 (8.14%) Test Scripting
14 20 (7.75%) Scrum
14 20 (7.75%) Test Automation
15 17 (6.59%) E-Commerce
15 17 (6.59%) Regression Testing
16 16 (6.20%) Business Intelligence
17 15 (5.81%) Automation Testing
17 15 (5.81%) UML
Programming Languages
1 54 (20.93%) SQL
2 16 (6.20%) C#
2 16 (6.20%) Java
3 14 (5.43%) JavaScript
4 8 (3.10%) Perl
4 8 (3.10%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.94%) Tcl
5 5 (1.94%) C++
5 5 (1.94%) Ruby
6 4 (1.55%) PHP
7 3 (1.16%) Python
7 3 (1.16%) Objective-C
8 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.78%) VBScript
8 2 (0.78%) VB
9 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.39%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.39%) COBOL
9 1 (0.39%) C
Qualifications
1 120 (46.51%) ISTQB
2 50 (19.38%) Degree
3 30 (11.63%) ISEB Practitioner
4 16 (6.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.94%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.94%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.78%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.78%) IIBA
7 2 (0.78%) CBAP
8 1 (0.39%) APMP
8 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (18.22%) QA
2 7 (2.71%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.94%) Solvency II
3 5 (1.94%) Basel II
3 5 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.78%) WAI
5 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (5.04%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (11.24%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.65%) HP
3 7 (2.71%) SAP
4 5 (1.94%) Lotus
4 5 (1.94%) Oracle
4 5 (1.94%) Business Objects
5 4 (1.55%) Murex
5 4 (1.55%) Calypso
6 3 (1.16%) Facebook
6 3 (1.16%) Twitter
6 3 (1.16%) IBM
7 2 (0.78%) Citrix
8 1 (0.39%) iRise
8 1 (0.39%) hybris
8 1 (0.39%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.39%) Splunk
8 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.39%) Apple
8 1 (0.39%) webMethods
8 1 (0.39%) StatPro
City, London
TD Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus package (healthcare, pension, e
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum plus an excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + enhanced pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car/allow
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London, London, United Kingdom
Transact
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago