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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 193 170 168
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -2
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 98 166 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.04% 1.43% 1.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.38% 5.65% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 81 143 164
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £60,000 £72,500
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
2239 2937 2607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.67% 25.35% 22.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1932 2411 2299
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 96 (41.03%) Finance
2 88 (37.61%) ISTQB
3 72 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (28.21%) Banking
5 61 (26.07%) Software Testing
6 60 (25.64%) PRINCE2
7 57 (24.36%) QA
7 57 (24.36%) User Acceptance Testing
8 54 (23.08%) Business Analysis
9 50 (21.37%) SQL
10 47 (20.09%) Service Management
11 42 (17.95%) Selenium
12 39 (16.67%) Legal
13 37 (15.81%) Degree
14 34 (14.53%) Java
15 33 (14.10%) SDLC
16 31 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
16 31 (13.25%) Test Automation
17 30 (12.82%) Test Scripting
17 30 (12.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 30 (12.82%) JIRA
17 30 (12.82%) ISEB Practitioner
18 29 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
18 29 (12.39%) Test Management
18 29 (12.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 28 (11.97%) Waterfall
20 27 (11.54%) Law
21 26 (11.11%) Microsoft
22 23 (9.83%) Automated Testing
22 23 (9.83%) Integration Testing

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 21 (8.97%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.56%) Documentum
3 3 (1.28%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.28%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.85%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.43%) Confluence
5 1 (0.43%) SAS
5 1 (0.43%) CMS
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (5.56%) MS Office
2 12 (5.13%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.99%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.85%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.43%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.41%) Internet
2 13 (5.56%) Intranet
3 1 (0.43%) MPLS
3 1 (0.43%) WAN
3 1 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.42%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.56%) EDRMS
3 5 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 42 (17.95%) Selenium
2 30 (12.82%) JIRA
3 18 (7.69%) HP UFT
4 17 (7.26%) WebDriver
5 9 (3.85%) Rational Functional Tester
6 6 (2.56%) SoapUI
6 6 (2.56%) SilkTest
7 5 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.14%) JMeter
8 4 (1.71%) Bugzilla
8 4 (1.71%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.28%) Git (software)
9 3 (1.28%) LoadRunner
9 3 (1.28%) JUnit
9 3 (1.28%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.85%) NUnit
10 2 (0.85%) JBehave
11 1 (0.43%) WebLOAD
11 1 (0.43%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.43%) WATIR
General
1 96 (41.03%) Finance
2 66 (28.21%) Banking
3 39 (16.67%) Legal
4 27 (11.54%) Law
5 18 (7.69%) Retail
6 12 (5.13%) Investment Banking
7 11 (4.70%) Back Office
8 8 (3.42%) Financial Institution
9 6 (2.56%) Telecoms
9 6 (2.56%) Marketing
10 4 (1.71%) Billing
10 4 (1.71%) Publishing
11 3 (1.28%) Games
11 3 (1.28%) Front Office
11 3 (1.28%) Advertising
12 2 (0.85%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.43%) Electronics
13 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.43%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 108 (46.15%) Analyst
2 57 (24.36%) Business Analyst
3 41 (17.52%) Test Analyst
4 27 (11.54%) Consultant
5 26 (11.11%) Test Manager
6 22 (9.40%) Tester
7 19 (8.12%) Test Engineer
8 18 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
9 16 (6.84%) Programme Manager
10 15 (6.41%) Programme Test Manager
11 13 (5.56%) IT Consultant
12 11 (4.70%) Lead Business Analyst
12 11 (4.70%) QA Analyst
13 8 (3.42%) Senior Test Analyst
13 8 (3.42%) Senior Manager
14 7 (2.99%) Senior Business Analyst
14 7 (2.99%) Payments Business Analyst
15 6 (2.56%) Automation Analyst
15 6 (2.56%) QA Tester
15 6 (2.56%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.97%) .NET
2 16 (6.84%) XML
3 12 (5.13%) SOAP
4 11 (4.70%) HTML
5 8 (3.42%) FIX Protocol
6 7 (2.99%) Web Services
7 6 (2.56%) XBRL
7 6 (2.56%) Gherkin
8 5 (2.14%) Apache Flex
9 4 (1.71%) FpML
10 3 (1.28%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.85%) Middleware
11 2 (0.85%) J2EE
11 2 (0.85%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.85%) CSS
12 1 (0.43%) XSD
12 1 (0.43%) Spring
12 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (0.43%) QuickFIX
12 1 (0.43%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (12.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 22 (9.40%) Equities
4 18 (7.69%) SWIFT
5 17 (7.26%) Fixed Income
6 13 (5.56%) Web 2.0
6 13 (5.56%) Derivative
7 12 (5.13%) Computer Science
8 8 (3.42%) PMI
8 8 (3.42%) Mobile App
9 7 (2.99%) iSeries
9 7 (2.99%) AS400
10 4 (1.71%) Market Risk
11 3 (1.28%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (1.28%) Data Integration
11 3 (1.28%) User Experience
12 2 (0.85%) iPhone
12 2 (0.85%) Online Gambling
12 2 (0.85%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.70%) Linux
2 8 (3.42%) Windows
3 7 (2.99%) UNIX
4 6 (2.56%) Android
5 5 (2.14%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.43%) AIX
7 1 (0.43%) Solaris
7 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (26.07%) Software Testing
3 60 (25.64%) PRINCE2
4 57 (24.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 54 (23.08%) Business Analysis
6 47 (20.09%) Service Management
7 33 (14.10%) SDLC
8 31 (13.25%) Test Automation
9 30 (12.82%) Test Scripting
10 29 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 29 (12.39%) Test Management
11 28 (11.97%) Waterfall
12 23 (9.83%) Integration Testing
12 23 (9.83%) Automated Testing
13 21 (8.97%) Project Management
13 21 (8.97%) ITIL
13 21 (8.97%) Manual Testing
13 21 (8.97%) System Testing
14 20 (8.55%) Regression Testing
15 18 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 50 (21.37%) SQL
2 34 (14.53%) Java
3 14 (5.98%) Ruby
4 13 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 11 (4.70%) C#
6 10 (4.27%) C
7 6 (2.56%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.71%) Python
9 3 (1.28%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.28%) VBScript
9 3 (1.28%) C++
10 2 (0.85%) PHP
10 2 (0.85%) VBA
11 1 (0.43%) Delphi
11 1 (0.43%) Groovy
11 1 (0.43%) R
Qualifications
1 88 (37.61%) ISTQB
2 37 (15.81%) Degree
3 30 (12.82%) ISEB Practitioner
4 29 (12.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 17 (7.26%) SC Cleared
5 17 (7.26%) Security Cleared
6 8 (3.42%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.71%) CBAP
8 3 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.85%) CFA
9 2 (0.85%) IIBA
9 2 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.85%) APMP
10 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (24.36%) QA
2 7 (2.99%) EMIR
2 7 (2.99%) Dodd-Frank
3 6 (2.56%) MiFID
4 3 (1.28%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.85%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 21 (8.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.84%) Oracle
3 14 (5.98%) HP
4 13 (5.56%) SAP
5 6 (2.56%) IBM
6 5 (2.14%) Bloomberg
6 5 (2.14%) Pega
7 3 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.28%) WorldPay
7 3 (1.28%) Murex
8 2 (0.85%) Calypso
8 2 (0.85%) Adobe
9 1 (0.43%) Informatica
9 1 (0.43%) Tableau
9 1 (0.43%) Charles River
9 1 (0.43%) VMware
9 1 (0.43%) Northgate
9 1 (0.43%) Google
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