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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 169 177 174
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 140 181 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.39% 1.43% 1.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.54% 5.91% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 124 148 161
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
2526 3062 2773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.17% 24.24% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2158 2592 2389
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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.

1 119 (43.91%) ISTQB
2 106 (39.11%) Software Testing
3 89 (32.84%) Finance
4 87 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
5 85 (31.37%) User Acceptance Testing
6 79 (29.15%) PRINCE2
7 59 (21.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 56 (20.66%) Business Analysis
9 54 (19.93%) Test Management
10 51 (18.82%) Degree
10 51 (18.82%) QA
11 50 (18.45%) Service Management
12 49 (18.08%) SQL
13 47 (17.34%) Banking
14 46 (16.97%) ISEB Practitioner
15 42 (15.50%) Selenium
16 37 (13.65%) ITIL
17 34 (12.55%) Legal
17 34 (12.55%) Test Scripting
18 32 (11.81%) Microsoft
19 31 (11.44%) Test Automation
20 29 (10.70%) Manual Testing
21 28 (10.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 27 (9.96%) Waterfall
22 27 (9.96%) Integration Testing
23 26 (9.59%) Project Management
23 26 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
24 22 (8.12%) Retail
24 22 (8.12%) Regression Testing
24 22 (8.12%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (4.80%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.43%) Documentum
3 7 (2.58%) SAS
4 2 (0.74%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.37%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.37%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (7.01%) MS Office
2 12 (4.43%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.95%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.11%) SaaS
2 2 (0.74%) Veeva
3 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.54%) Internet
2 12 (4.43%) Intranet
3 2 (0.74%) HTTP
4 1 (0.37%) DNS
4 1 (0.37%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.80%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.43%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (4.43%) EDRMS
3 8 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.21%) Data Mining
4 6 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.74%) Snowflake Schema
6 2 (0.74%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.37%) DB2
7 1 (0.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 42 (15.50%) Selenium
2 19 (7.01%) JIRA
3 17 (6.27%) WebDriver
4 13 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (3.32%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (2.58%) Cucumber
7 6 (2.21%) JMeter
7 6 (2.21%) SpecFlow
8 4 (1.48%) LoadRunner
8 4 (1.48%) JUnit
8 4 (1.48%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.48%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (1.11%) Calabash
9 3 (1.11%) NUnit
9 3 (1.11%) FitNesse
10 2 (0.74%) SilkPerformer
10 2 (0.74%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.74%) JBehave
11 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.37%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 89 (32.84%) Finance
2 47 (17.34%) Banking
3 34 (12.55%) Legal
4 22 (8.12%) Retail
5 18 (6.64%) Law
6 11 (4.06%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.58%) Back Office
8 6 (2.21%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.85%) Advertising
9 5 (1.85%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.48%) Billing
11 3 (1.11%) Marketing
12 2 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.37%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 123 (45.39%) Analyst
2 69 (25.46%) Business Analyst
3 52 (19.19%) Test Manager
4 48 (17.71%) Test Analyst
5 25 (9.23%) Tester
5 25 (9.23%) Programme Manager
5 25 (9.23%) Programme Test Manager
5 25 (9.23%) Senior Analyst
6 21 (7.75%) Test Engineer
7 19 (7.01%) Consultant
8 14 (5.17%) Test Leader
9 13 (4.80%) Senior Manager
10 12 (4.43%) Senior Business Analyst
10 12 (4.43%) QA Analyst
10 12 (4.43%) Senior Test Analyst
11 10 (3.69%) QA Engineer
12 9 (3.32%) Lead Test Analyst
13 8 (2.95%) Senior Test Manager
14 7 (2.58%) QA Test Analyst
14 7 (2.58%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.54%) .NET
1 15 (5.54%) XML
2 9 (3.32%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (2.21%) HTML
3 6 (2.21%) Gherkin
4 5 (1.85%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.85%) Web Services
5 4 (1.48%) FpML
5 4 (1.48%) SOAP
5 4 (1.48%) LINQ
5 4 (1.48%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.11%) JSON
6 3 (1.11%) XSD
7 2 (0.74%) CSS
7 2 (0.74%) WCF
7 2 (0.74%) Apache Flex
7 2 (0.74%) Spring
7 2 (0.74%) Ultra Messaging
7 2 (0.74%) QuickFIX
8 1 (0.37%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.64%) SWIFT
3 17 (6.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 17 (6.27%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.43%) Web 2.0
5 11 (4.06%) Mobile App
6 9 (3.32%) Equities
7 7 (2.58%) Mathematics
8 6 (2.21%) AS400
8 6 (2.21%) Fixed Income
8 6 (2.21%) Derivative
8 6 (2.21%) iSeries
9 5 (1.85%) PMI
10 4 (1.48%) Social Network
10 4 (1.48%) Statistics
10 4 (1.48%) iPhone
11 3 (1.11%) Open Source
11 3 (1.11%) Data Integration
11 3 (1.11%) NHS
12 2 (0.74%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.32%) Windows
2 5 (1.85%) Android
3 4 (1.48%) Linux
4 3 (1.11%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.74%) UNIX
5 2 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.37%) AIX
6 1 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (39.11%) Software Testing
2 87 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (31.37%) User Acceptance Testing
4 79 (29.15%) PRINCE2
5 59 (21.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 56 (20.66%) Business Analysis
7 54 (19.93%) Test Management
8 50 (18.45%) Service Management
9 37 (13.65%) ITIL
10 34 (12.55%) Test Scripting
11 31 (11.44%) Test Automation
12 29 (10.70%) Manual Testing
13 27 (9.96%) Waterfall
13 27 (9.96%) Integration Testing
14 26 (9.59%) Project Management
15 22 (8.12%) Regression Testing
16 18 (6.64%) Scrum
17 17 (6.27%) Automated Testing
18 16 (5.90%) System Testing
18 16 (5.90%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (18.08%) SQL
2 22 (8.12%) Java
3 17 (6.27%) C#
4 10 (3.69%) Ruby
5 8 (2.95%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.95%) C
6 6 (2.21%) Python
7 4 (1.48%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.11%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.74%) PHP
9 2 (0.74%) VBA
10 1 (0.37%) R
10 1 (0.37%) Perl
10 1 (0.37%) VBScript
10 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.37%) C++
10 1 (0.37%) Delphi
10 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 119 (43.91%) ISTQB
2 51 (18.82%) Degree
3 46 (16.97%) ISEB Practitioner
4 28 (10.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (3.32%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.21%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.85%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.74%) MCP
9 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.74%) CBAP
10 1 (0.37%) APMP
10 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (18.82%) QA
2 6 (2.21%) Basel II
2 6 (2.21%) Solvency II
2 6 (2.21%) EMIR
2 6 (2.21%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (1.48%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (5.90%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (11.81%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.43%) SAP
3 11 (4.06%) HP
4 6 (2.21%) Business Objects
5 5 (1.85%) Oracle
6 4 (1.48%) Bloomberg
6 4 (1.48%) IBM
7 3 (1.11%) Pega
7 3 (1.11%) Facebook
7 3 (1.11%) Twitter
7 3 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.74%) Calypso
8 2 (0.74%) Murex
8 2 (0.74%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.37%) hybris
9 1 (0.37%) Splunk
9 1 (0.37%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.37%) Google
9 1 (0.37%) Thunderhead
9 1 (0.37%) Informatica
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £47000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £47000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 25 days ago