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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 182 181 154
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -27
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 137 179 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.30% 1.43% 1.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.05% 5.96% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 120 153 178
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,350 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+8.21% -
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
2712 3002 2947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.74% 24.03% 24.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2279 2564 2545
Average salary £52,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.95% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £76,000
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 28 April 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 28 April 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.

1 122 (44.85%) ISTQB
2 109 (40.07%) Software Testing
3 90 (33.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 87 (31.99%) Agile Software Development
5 84 (30.88%) Finance
6 82 (30.15%) PRINCE2
7 62 (22.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 61 (22.43%) Test Management
9 54 (19.85%) Business Analysis
10 49 (18.01%) QA
11 47 (17.28%) Degree
11 47 (17.28%) Banking
11 47 (17.28%) ISEB Practitioner
12 46 (16.91%) Service Management
13 45 (16.54%) SQL
14 42 (15.44%) Selenium
15 38 (13.97%) ITIL
16 34 (12.50%) Test Scripting
17 33 (12.13%) Manual Testing
17 33 (12.13%) Microsoft
18 32 (11.76%) Legal
18 32 (11.76%) Test Automation
19 28 (10.29%) Waterfall
19 28 (10.29%) Project Management
20 27 (9.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
21 26 (9.56%) JIRA
22 24 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
22 24 (8.82%) Integration Testing
23 21 (7.72%) Java
24 20 (7.35%) Regression Testing

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 14 (5.15%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.41%) Documentum
3 8 (2.94%) SAS
4 2 (0.74%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.37%) IIS
5 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.37%) CICS
5 1 (0.37%) CMS
5 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.37%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.37%) Drupal
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 19 (6.99%) MS Office
2 13 (4.78%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.57%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.84%) MS Project
5 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.47%) SaaS
2 2 (0.74%) Veeva
3 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.25%) Internet
2 12 (4.41%) Intranet
3 2 (0.74%) HTTP
3 2 (0.74%) DNS
4 1 (0.37%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.51%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.41%) EDRMS
3 11 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.21%) Data Mining
7 5 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.74%) Snowflake Schema
8 2 (0.74%) Star Schema
8 2 (0.74%) DB2
9 1 (0.37%) MySQL
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 42 (15.44%) Selenium
2 26 (9.56%) JIRA
3 17 (6.25%) WebDriver
4 13 (4.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (3.31%) QuickTest Pro
6 8 (2.94%) Cucumber
7 6 (2.21%) SoapUI
7 6 (2.21%) SpecFlow
7 6 (2.21%) JMeter
8 4 (1.47%) LoadRunner
8 4 (1.47%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (1.10%) JUnit
9 3 (1.10%) NUnit
9 3 (1.10%) FitNesse
9 3 (1.10%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.10%) Calabash
10 2 (0.74%) SilkPerformer
11 1 (0.37%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.37%) Rational Functional Tester
11 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
General
1 84 (30.88%) Finance
2 47 (17.28%) Banking
3 32 (11.76%) Legal
4 17 (6.25%) Law
4 17 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 16 (5.88%) Retail
6 7 (2.57%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.84%) Marketing
7 5 (1.84%) Advertising
8 4 (1.47%) Back Office
8 4 (1.47%) Billing
9 3 (1.10%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.10%) Games
10 2 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.37%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 121 (44.49%) Analyst
2 68 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 57 (20.96%) Test Manager
4 47 (17.28%) Test Analyst
5 26 (9.56%) Senior Analyst
6 23 (8.46%) Programme Manager
6 23 (8.46%) Programme Test Manager
7 22 (8.09%) Tester
8 19 (6.99%) Consultant
8 19 (6.99%) Test Engineer
9 18 (6.62%) Test Leader
10 17 (6.25%) Senior Manager
11 14 (5.15%) Senior Test Analyst
12 11 (4.04%) Senior Business Analyst
12 11 (4.04%) QA Analyst
13 10 (3.68%) Lead Test Analyst
13 10 (3.68%) Senior Test Manager
14 9 (3.31%) QA Engineer
15 8 (2.94%) Technical Business Analyst
15 8 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.88%) .NET
1 16 (5.88%) XML
2 8 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (2.21%) Gherkin
3 6 (2.21%) HTML
4 5 (1.84%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.84%) Web Services
5 4 (1.47%) SOAP
5 4 (1.47%) FpML
5 4 (1.47%) .NET Framework
5 4 (1.47%) JSON
5 4 (1.47%) LINQ
6 3 (1.10%) XSD
7 2 (0.74%) CSS
7 2 (0.74%) Apache Flex
7 2 (0.74%) WCF
8 1 (0.37%) D3.js
8 1 (0.37%) Raphaël
8 1 (0.37%) J2EE
8 1 (0.37%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 14 (5.15%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.41%) SWIFT
4 12 (4.41%) Web 2.0
5 11 (4.04%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.31%) Derivative
7 7 (2.57%) PMI
7 7 (2.57%) iPhone
7 7 (2.57%) Mathematics
8 6 (2.21%) Social Network
8 6 (2.21%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 5 (1.84%) Equities
10 4 (1.47%) Statistics
10 4 (1.47%) Open Source
10 4 (1.47%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.47%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.10%) NHS
11 3 (1.10%) AS400
11 3 (1.10%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.41%) Windows
2 7 (2.57%) Android
3 5 (1.84%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.84%) Linux
4 4 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (1.10%) UNIX
6 2 (0.74%) Solaris
6 2 (0.74%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.37%) AIX
7 1 (0.37%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (40.07%) Software Testing
2 90 (33.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 87 (31.99%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (30.15%) PRINCE2
5 62 (22.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 61 (22.43%) Test Management
7 54 (19.85%) Business Analysis
8 46 (16.91%) Service Management
9 38 (13.97%) ITIL
10 34 (12.50%) Test Scripting
11 33 (12.13%) Manual Testing
12 32 (11.76%) Test Automation
13 28 (10.29%) Waterfall
13 28 (10.29%) Project Management
14 24 (8.82%) Integration Testing
15 20 (7.35%) Regression Testing
16 19 (6.99%) Scrum
17 18 (6.62%) Automated Testing
18 15 (5.51%) Automation Testing
19 14 (5.15%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (16.54%) SQL
2 21 (7.72%) Java
3 18 (6.62%) C#
4 9 (3.31%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.94%) Ruby
6 6 (2.21%) C
7 5 (1.84%) Python
8 4 (1.47%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.10%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.74%) VBA
10 2 (0.74%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.74%) PHP
10 2 (0.74%) C++
11 1 (0.37%) COBOL
11 1 (0.37%) Delphi
11 1 (0.37%) Perl
11 1 (0.37%) VBScript
11 1 (0.37%) VB
11 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.37%) R
Qualifications
1 122 (44.85%) ISTQB
2 47 (17.28%) Degree
2 47 (17.28%) ISEB Practitioner
3 27 (9.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (2.57%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.47%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.74%) MCP
7 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.74%) CBAP
8 1 (0.37%) APMP
8 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (18.01%) QA
2 6 (2.21%) Solvency II
2 6 (2.21%) EMIR
2 6 (2.21%) Dodd-Frank
2 6 (2.21%) Basel II
3 4 (1.47%) MiFID
4 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (6.62%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 33 (12.13%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.51%) HP
3 13 (4.78%) SAP
4 6 (2.21%) Business Objects
4 6 (2.21%) Murex
4 6 (2.21%) Calypso
5 4 (1.47%) Oracle
5 4 (1.47%) Facebook
5 4 (1.47%) Twitter
6 3 (1.10%) IBM
6 3 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.74%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.74%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.37%) hybris
8 1 (0.37%) Splunk
8 1 (0.37%) Thunderhead
8 1 (0.37%) Google
8 1 (0.37%) Citrix
8 1 (0.37%) Informatica
8 1 (0.37%) Apple
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 7 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: £62000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + enhanced pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
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Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
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Integrated Financial Arrangements plc
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus 30%, Pension, BUPA, Life Ins
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago