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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 162 162 143
Rank change year-on-year
0 -19
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 171 177 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.46% 1.48% 1.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.73% 6.63% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 147 168 213
Average salary £50,000 £49,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% -0.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -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
2985 2671 3156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.44% 22.32% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2444 2358 2823
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 2 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 2 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.

1 148 (41.57%) Finance
2 115 (32.30%) Degree
3 112 (31.46%) SQL
4 108 (30.34%) QA
5 86 (24.16%) ISTQB
6 81 (22.75%) User Acceptance Testing
7 78 (21.91%) Agile Software Development
8 77 (21.63%) Business Analysis
8 77 (21.63%) Test Scripting
9 68 (19.10%) Selenium
10 65 (18.26%) Project Management
11 58 (16.29%) Software Testing
12 56 (15.73%) Test Automation
13 55 (15.45%) Test Strategy
14 51 (14.33%) HP
15 49 (13.76%) Web Services
15 49 (13.76%) Manual Testing
16 47 (13.20%) PRINCE2
17 46 (12.92%) ITIL
17 46 (12.92%) HP Quality Center
17 46 (12.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 45 (12.64%) Scrum
19 44 (12.36%) Regression Testing
20 43 (12.08%) Computer Science
21 41 (11.52%) Microsoft
22 40 (11.24%) Service Management
23 38 (10.67%) Service Delivery
23 38 (10.67%) Banking
24 37 (10.39%) QuickTest Pro
25 36 (10.11%) Automated Testing

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 22 (6.18%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.12%) WebSphere
3 3 (0.84%) Confluence
4 2 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.56%) LiveLink
Applications
1 25 (7.02%) MS Office
2 23 (6.46%) MS Visio
3 16 (4.49%) MS Excel
4 12 (3.37%) MS Project
5 3 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.12%) SimCorp Dimension
1 4 (1.12%) Magento
2 3 (0.84%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.28%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.65%) Internet
2 2 (0.56%) HTTP
2 2 (0.56%) SSL
3 1 (0.28%) LDAP
3 1 (0.28%) LAN
3 1 (0.28%) WAN
3 1 (0.28%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (8.99%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.43%) Relational Database
3 18 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.56%) DB2
4 2 (0.56%) QlikView
5 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.28%) MySQL
5 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.28%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.28%) BODI
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 68 (19.10%) Selenium
2 37 (10.39%) QuickTest Pro
3 25 (7.02%) WebDriver
4 23 (6.46%) JIRA
5 17 (4.78%) Bugzilla
6 13 (3.65%) LoadRunner
7 12 (3.37%) NUnit
7 12 (3.37%) TestComplete
7 12 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (2.53%) Jenkins
8 9 (2.53%) WATIR
9 8 (2.25%) SoapUI
9 8 (2.25%) JMeter
10 7 (1.97%) RequisitePro
10 7 (1.97%) Axure RP
10 7 (1.97%) Rational DOORS
11 6 (1.69%) JUnit
11 6 (1.69%) TestDirector
11 6 (1.69%) Maven
12 5 (1.40%) Cucumber
General
1 148 (41.57%) Finance
2 38 (10.67%) Banking
3 27 (7.58%) Publishing
4 25 (7.02%) Retail
5 21 (5.90%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.25%) Financial Institution
6 8 (2.25%) Legal
7 7 (1.97%) Law
7 7 (1.97%) Back Office
7 7 (1.97%) Billing
8 5 (1.40%) Front Office
8 5 (1.40%) Advertising
9 4 (1.12%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.12%) Games
10 3 (0.84%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.84%) Mandarin Language
11 2 (0.56%) French Language
11 2 (0.56%) Marketing
11 2 (0.56%) Military
11 2 (0.56%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 182 (51.12%) Analyst
2 92 (25.84%) Business Analyst
3 69 (19.38%) Test Analyst
4 41 (11.52%) Test Engineer
5 36 (10.11%) Senior Analyst
6 28 (7.87%) Service Manager
7 26 (7.30%) Services Delivery Manager
7 26 (7.30%) Delivery Manager
8 25 (7.02%) Tester
9 24 (6.74%) QA Analyst
10 23 (6.46%) Test Manager
11 22 (6.18%) Consultant
12 19 (5.34%) Senior Business Analyst
13 15 (4.21%) Technical Analyst
13 15 (4.21%) Test Leader
14 14 (3.93%) Senior Test Analyst
14 14 (3.93%) QA Engineer
15 13 (3.65%) Technical Business Analyst
16 12 (3.37%) Insurance Business Analyst
16 12 (3.37%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (13.76%) Web Services
2 34 (9.55%) .NET
3 27 (7.58%) XML
4 22 (6.18%) HTML
5 15 (4.21%) ASP.NET
6 13 (3.65%) RESTful
7 9 (2.53%) CSS
8 8 (2.25%) LINQ
9 5 (1.40%) J2EE
10 3 (0.84%) Spring
10 3 (0.84%) JSON
11 2 (0.56%) WCF
11 2 (0.56%) Ajax
11 2 (0.56%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.56%) Hibernate
11 2 (0.56%) XML Schema
11 2 (0.56%) SOAP
11 2 (0.56%) Struts
11 2 (0.56%) jQuery
11 2 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.08%) Computer Science
2 13 (3.65%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.37%) Mathematics
3 12 (3.37%) Open Source
4 10 (2.81%) Derivative
5 9 (2.53%) Fixed Income
5 9 (2.53%) Equities
5 9 (2.53%) EPoS
6 7 (1.97%) AS400
6 7 (1.97%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.84%) CMDB
7 3 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (0.84%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.84%) Physics
8 2 (0.56%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.56%) iPhone
9 1 (0.28%) PMI
9 1 (0.28%) Statistics
9 1 (0.28%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (7.58%) UNIX
2 21 (5.90%) Linux
3 8 (2.25%) Windows
4 7 (1.97%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.12%) Android
6 2 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.56%) HPUX
6 2 (0.56%) Solaris
6 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (22.75%) User Acceptance Testing
2 78 (21.91%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (21.63%) Business Analysis
3 77 (21.63%) Test Scripting
4 65 (18.26%) Project Management
5 58 (16.29%) Software Testing
6 56 (15.73%) Test Automation
7 55 (15.45%) Test Strategy
8 49 (13.76%) Manual Testing
9 47 (13.20%) PRINCE2
10 46 (12.92%) ITIL
11 45 (12.64%) Scrum
12 44 (12.36%) Regression Testing
13 40 (11.24%) Service Management
14 38 (10.67%) Service Delivery
15 36 (10.11%) Automated Testing
16 35 (9.83%) Automation Testing
17 33 (9.27%) Test Management
17 33 (9.27%) Performance Testing
18 30 (8.43%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (31.46%) SQL
2 28 (7.87%) Java
3 22 (6.18%) JavaScript
4 20 (5.62%) C#
5 19 (5.34%) Perl
6 18 (5.06%) VBScript
7 16 (4.49%) VB
8 15 (4.21%) Shell Script
9 12 (3.37%) Tcl
10 11 (3.09%) Python
11 9 (2.53%) PHP
11 9 (2.53%) Ruby
12 4 (1.12%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.84%) XQuery
13 3 (0.84%) C
14 2 (0.56%) C++
14 2 (0.56%) XPath
14 2 (0.56%) Groovy
15 1 (0.28%) PowerHouse
15 1 (0.28%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 115 (32.30%) Degree
2 86 (24.16%) ISTQB
3 46 (12.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 28 (7.87%) ISEB Practitioner
5 11 (3.09%) Security Cleared
6 8 (2.25%) CCNP
6 8 (2.25%) CISSP
6 8 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (2.25%) CISM
7 4 (1.12%) IIBA
8 3 (0.84%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.56%) CBAP
9 2 (0.56%) HND
9 2 (0.56%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (30.34%) QA
2 28 (7.87%) ISO 9001
3 27 (7.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.40%) SLA
5 2 (0.56%) EMIR
5 2 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.28%) BS25999
6 1 (0.28%) MiFID
6 1 (0.28%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (0.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 46 (12.92%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (14.33%) HP
2 41 (11.52%) Microsoft
3 18 (5.06%) Oracle
4 8 (2.25%) Charles River
4 8 (2.25%) hybris
5 7 (1.97%) iRise
5 7 (1.97%) IBM
6 5 (1.40%) SAP
7 4 (1.12%) SimCorp
7 4 (1.12%) Wall Street Systems
8 3 (0.84%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.56%) Cognos
9 2 (0.56%) Siebel
9 2 (0.56%) Citrix
9 2 (0.56%) CODA
9 2 (0.56%) thinkFolio
9 2 (0.56%) Demandware
10 1 (0.28%) Vermilion
10 1 (0.28%) Akamai
10 1 (0.28%) Murex
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days holiday + more
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 15 bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 15 bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £63000.00 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + strong package incl. pensi
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago