The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 173 173 146
Rank change year-on-year
0 -27
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 170 165 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.37% 1.37% 1.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.57% 6.00% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 138 158 208
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3053 2750 2942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.65% 22.89% 22.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2538 2432 2701
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -
ISEB
London

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 11 July 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 11 July 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.

1 171 (47.63%) Finance
2 123 (34.26%) SQL
3 112 (31.20%) Degree
4 105 (29.25%) QA
5 92 (25.63%) Test Scripting
6 87 (24.23%) Agile Software Development
7 86 (23.96%) Selenium
8 84 (23.40%) Business Analysis
9 82 (22.84%) User Acceptance Testing
10 74 (20.61%) ISTQB
11 67 (18.66%) Software Testing
12 66 (18.38%) HP
13 64 (17.83%) Project Management
13 64 (17.83%) Test Automation
14 61 (16.99%) Test Strategy
15 57 (15.88%) HP Quality Center
16 55 (15.32%) QuickTest Pro
17 53 (14.76%) Automated Testing
18 51 (14.21%) ITIL
19 47 (13.09%) Scrum
20 46 (12.81%) SQL Server
21 45 (12.53%) Performance Testing
22 43 (11.98%) Automation Testing
22 43 (11.98%) Banking
23 42 (11.70%) Web Services
23 42 (11.70%) PRINCE2
23 42 (11.70%) Manual Testing
24 39 (10.86%) .NET
25 38 (10.58%) Relational Database
26 37 (10.31%) Test Management

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 23 (6.41%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.23%) LiveLink
3 6 (1.67%) Confluence
4 3 (0.84%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 30 (8.36%) MS Office
2 25 (6.96%) MS Excel
3 16 (4.46%) MS Visio
4 8 (2.23%) MS Project
5 5 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.11%) SimCorp Dimension
1 4 (1.11%) Magento
1 4 (1.11%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.84%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.28%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.74%) Internet
2 2 (0.56%) LAN
2 2 (0.56%) WAN
2 2 (0.56%) HTTP
2 2 (0.56%) SSL
3 1 (0.28%) Intranet
3 1 (0.28%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.28%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (12.81%) SQL Server
2 38 (10.58%) Relational Database
3 19 (5.29%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (2.51%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.11%) QlikView
6 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.84%) DB2
6 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.28%) MySQL
8 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.28%) BODI
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.28%) MS Access
8 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.28%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 86 (23.96%) Selenium
2 55 (15.32%) QuickTest Pro
3 31 (8.64%) JIRA
4 28 (7.80%) WebDriver
5 21 (5.85%) TestComplete
5 21 (5.85%) Bugzilla
6 19 (5.29%) NUnit
7 16 (4.46%) LoadRunner
8 12 (3.34%) JMeter
9 9 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (2.51%) SoapUI
9 9 (2.51%) WATIR
9 9 (2.51%) Jenkins
10 8 (2.23%) SpecFlow
11 7 (1.95%) WinRunner
12 6 (1.67%) Toad
12 6 (1.67%) Maven
13 5 (1.39%) PVCS
13 5 (1.39%) Cucumber
14 4 (1.11%) Rational DOORS
General
1 171 (47.63%) Finance
2 43 (11.98%) Banking
3 27 (7.52%) Publishing
4 21 (5.85%) Retail
5 16 (4.46%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.51%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.67%) Back Office
8 5 (1.39%) Advertising
9 4 (1.11%) Law
9 4 (1.11%) Legal
10 3 (0.84%) Front Office
10 3 (0.84%) Billing
10 3 (0.84%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.84%) Mandarin Language
10 3 (0.84%) Military
11 2 (0.56%) Polish Language
11 2 (0.56%) French Language
11 2 (0.56%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.56%) Marketing
12 1 (0.28%) German Language
Job Titles
1 182 (50.70%) Analyst
2 92 (25.63%) Business Analyst
3 65 (18.11%) Test Analyst
4 39 (10.86%) Senior Analyst
5 32 (8.91%) Service Manager
6 30 (8.36%) Test Manager
7 29 (8.08%) Test Engineer
8 28 (7.80%) QA Analyst
9 26 (7.24%) Delivery Manager
9 26 (7.24%) Services Delivery Manager
10 23 (6.41%) Tester
11 20 (5.57%) Consultant
12 19 (5.29%) Senior Test Analyst
13 18 (5.01%) Senior Business Analyst
14 17 (4.74%) Technical Analyst
14 17 (4.74%) Test Leader
15 16 (4.46%) Technical Business Analyst
16 15 (4.18%) Insurance Business Analyst
17 12 (3.34%) QA Engineer
18 8 (2.23%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (11.70%) Web Services
2 39 (10.86%) .NET
3 24 (6.69%) XML
4 23 (6.41%) HTML
5 12 (3.34%) RESTful
6 11 (3.06%) ASP.NET
7 9 (2.51%) CSS
8 6 (1.67%) LINQ
9 4 (1.11%) Gherkin
10 3 (0.84%) JSON
10 3 (0.84%) J2EE
11 2 (0.56%) SOAP
11 2 (0.56%) XML Schema
11 2 (0.56%) WCF
11 2 (0.56%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.56%) Ajax
11 2 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.56%) jQuery
11 2 (0.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (0.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.19%) Computer Science
2 20 (5.57%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.79%) Mathematics
3 10 (2.79%) Open Source
4 7 (1.95%) Mobile App
4 7 (1.95%) Derivative
4 7 (1.95%) AS400
4 7 (1.95%) Equities
5 6 (1.67%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.11%) EPoS
7 3 (0.84%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.84%) Physics
7 3 (0.84%) CMDB
7 3 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.84%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.56%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.56%) iPhone
8 2 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.28%) W3C
9 1 (0.28%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.13%) UNIX
2 16 (4.46%) Linux
3 7 (1.95%) Windows
4 6 (1.67%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.84%) HPUX
5 3 (0.84%) Solaris
5 3 (0.84%) Android
6 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (25.63%) Test Scripting
2 87 (24.23%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (23.40%) Business Analysis
4 82 (22.84%) User Acceptance Testing
5 67 (18.66%) Software Testing
6 64 (17.83%) Project Management
6 64 (17.83%) Test Automation
7 61 (16.99%) Test Strategy
8 53 (14.76%) Automated Testing
9 51 (14.21%) ITIL
10 47 (13.09%) Scrum
11 45 (12.53%) Performance Testing
12 43 (11.98%) Automation Testing
13 42 (11.70%) Manual Testing
13 42 (11.70%) PRINCE2
14 37 (10.31%) Test Management
15 35 (9.75%) UML
15 35 (9.75%) Service Management
16 34 (9.47%) Service Delivery
17 33 (9.19%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (34.26%) SQL
2 30 (8.36%) Java
3 25 (6.96%) VBScript
4 24 (6.69%) VB
5 21 (5.85%) JavaScript
5 21 (5.85%) C#
6 11 (3.06%) Perl
6 11 (3.06%) Shell Script
7 10 (2.79%) PHP
7 10 (2.79%) Ruby
8 9 (2.51%) Python
9 6 (1.67%) Tcl
9 6 (1.67%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.11%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.84%) C++
11 3 (0.84%) XQuery
12 2 (0.56%) C
12 2 (0.56%) XPath
12 2 (0.56%) Groovy
13 1 (0.28%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 112 (31.20%) Degree
2 74 (20.61%) ISTQB
3 24 (6.69%) ISEB Practitioner
4 11 (3.06%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.23%) CCNP
5 8 (2.23%) CISSP
5 8 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (2.23%) CISM
6 6 (1.67%) IIBA
7 5 (1.39%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.84%) CBAP
10 2 (0.56%) HND
10 2 (0.56%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.28%) ACCA
11 1 (0.28%) CIMA
11 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (29.25%) QA
2 28 (7.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (7.52%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.67%) SLA
5 2 (0.56%) EMIR
5 2 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.28%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.28%) Basel II
6 1 (0.28%) WCAG
6 1 (0.28%) MiFID
6 1 (0.28%) BS25999
6 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.28%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (0.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 57 (15.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 66 (18.38%) HP
2 37 (10.31%) Microsoft
3 23 (6.41%) Oracle
4 9 (2.51%) hybris
5 7 (1.95%) IBM
5 7 (1.95%) Charles River
6 5 (1.39%) Business Objects
6 5 (1.39%) Cognos
7 4 (1.11%) SAP
7 4 (1.11%) OpenLink
7 4 (1.11%) Wall Street Systems
7 4 (1.11%) iRise
7 4 (1.11%) SimCorp
8 3 (0.84%) Mercator
8 3 (0.84%) Citrix
9 2 (0.56%) CODA
9 2 (0.56%) Siebel
9 2 (0.56%) thinkFolio
9 2 (0.56%) Demandware
10 1 (0.28%) Vermilion
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 20% bonus + 10 % pension + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 5% Bonus and other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £25k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 23days
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: £40,000 per annum Excellent plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Modis International - London
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £31000 per annum + Package + Clothing Allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 21 days ago