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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 130 195 170
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -25
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 141 128 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.11% 1.26% 1.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.04% 5.04% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 131 115 126
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +9.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +8.57%
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
1753 2541 2553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.19% 24.91% 24.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1574 2199 2166
Average salary £55,000 £51,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% -1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £32,500 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 5 February 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in the City of London

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 114 (51.58%) Finance
2 69 (31.22%) PRINCE2
3 67 (30.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 65 (29.41%) Degree
5 64 (28.96%) Business Analysis
6 61 (27.60%) ISTQB
7 58 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (19.91%) Stakeholder Management
9 43 (19.46%) Functional Testing
10 40 (18.10%) Change Management
10 40 (18.10%) Banking
11 39 (17.65%) Investment Management
12 38 (17.19%) Test Scripting
12 38 (17.19%) SDLC
13 37 (16.74%) Software Testing
14 33 (14.93%) Legal
15 32 (14.48%) Six Sigma
16 31 (14.03%) Law
16 31 (14.03%) Integration Testing
17 30 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
18 28 (12.67%) QA
18 28 (12.67%) ISEB Practitioner
19 27 (12.22%) Non-Functional Testing
20 26 (11.76%) Waterfall
21 25 (11.31%) Selenium
21 25 (11.31%) Use Case
22 24 (10.86%) UML
22 24 (10.86%) PMI Certification
23 23 (10.41%) Scrum
23 23 (10.41%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (4.98%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.62%) Documentum
3 5 (2.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (2.26%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.90%) CMS
5 1 (0.45%) Apache
5 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (6.33%) MS Office
1 14 (6.33%) MS Visio
2 11 (4.98%) MS Project
3 7 (3.17%) MS Excel
4 6 (2.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.90%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.62%) Internet
1 8 (3.62%) Intranet
2 2 (0.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.98%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.81%) Big Data
3 4 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.36%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.90%) OLAP
5 2 (0.90%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (11.31%) Selenium
2 23 (10.41%) JIRA
3 14 (6.33%) HP UFT
4 10 (4.52%) Cucumber
5 9 (4.07%) JMeter
5 9 (4.07%) WebDriver
6 8 (3.62%) Jenkins
7 7 (3.17%) Mercurial
7 7 (3.17%) WATIR
8 4 (1.81%) LoadRunner
8 4 (1.81%) Rational Functional Tester
9 3 (1.36%) Zephyr
10 2 (0.90%) ClearQuest
10 2 (0.90%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.90%) SilkTest
10 2 (0.90%) TestComplete
10 2 (0.90%) TestDirector
10 2 (0.90%) WinRunner
11 1 (0.45%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.45%) Subversion
General
1 114 (51.58%) Finance
2 40 (18.10%) Banking
3 33 (14.93%) Legal
4 31 (14.03%) Law
5 19 (8.60%) Advertising
6 16 (7.24%) Retail
7 5 (2.26%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.81%) Publishing
8 4 (1.81%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.36%) Marketing
10 2 (0.90%) Back Office
10 2 (0.90%) Front Office
10 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 134 (60.63%) Analyst
2 78 (35.29%) Business Analyst
3 45 (20.36%) Test Analyst
4 21 (9.50%) Financial Analyst
4 21 (9.50%) Tester
5 16 (7.24%) Architect
5 16 (7.24%) SDLC Business Analyst
6 15 (6.79%) Service Analyst
7 13 (5.88%) Banking Analyst
7 13 (5.88%) Finance Business Analyst
8 12 (5.43%) Test Leader
8 12 (5.43%) Test Manager
9 11 (4.98%) Business Change Analyst
9 11 (4.98%) Financial Business Analyst
9 11 (4.98%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (4.07%) Banking Business Analyst
10 9 (4.07%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 9 (4.07%) QA Engineer
11 8 (3.62%) Business Architect
11 8 (3.62%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.33%) .NET
2 7 (3.17%) XML
3 5 (2.26%) HTML
3 5 (2.26%) Middleware
4 3 (1.36%) Web Services
5 2 (0.90%) Gherkin
5 2 (0.90%) JSON
5 2 (0.90%) SOAP
5 2 (0.90%) XBRL
6 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.45%) Behat
6 1 (0.45%) CSS
6 1 (0.45%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.45%) JMX
6 1 (0.45%) LAMP
6 1 (0.45%) REST
6 1 (0.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.98%) Derivative
2 11 (4.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (4.52%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.62%) Fixed Income
4 8 (3.62%) PMI
4 8 (3.62%) Web 2.0
5 7 (3.17%) Equity Derivative
5 7 (3.17%) iPad
6 4 (1.81%) Economics
7 3 (1.36%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.90%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.90%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.90%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.45%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.45%) Equities
9 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.45%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.17%) Linux
2 4 (1.81%) Unix
3 2 (0.90%) Windows
4 1 (0.45%) AIX
4 1 (0.45%) Solaris
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (31.22%) PRINCE2
2 67 (30.32%) User Acceptance Testing
3 64 (28.96%) Business Analysis
4 58 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (19.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 43 (19.46%) Functional Testing
7 40 (18.10%) Change Management
8 39 (17.65%) Investment Management
9 38 (17.19%) SDLC
9 38 (17.19%) Test Scripting
10 37 (16.74%) Software Testing
11 32 (14.48%) Six Sigma
12 31 (14.03%) Integration Testing
13 27 (12.22%) Non-Functional Testing
14 26 (11.76%) Waterfall
15 25 (11.31%) Use Case
16 24 (10.86%) UML
17 23 (10.41%) Scrum
17 23 (10.41%) Target Operating Model
18 22 (9.95%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.14%) Java
2 11 (4.98%) SQL
3 8 (3.62%) Ruby
4 4 (1.81%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.90%) C#
5 2 (0.90%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.45%) C++
6 1 (0.45%) PHP
6 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 65 (29.41%) Degree
2 61 (27.60%) ISTQB
3 28 (12.67%) ISEB Practitioner
4 24 (10.86%) PMI Certification
5 21 (9.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 16 (7.24%) PMP
7 7 (3.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 6 (2.71%) CISSP
8 6 (2.71%) ISACA
9 4 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.36%) MBA
11 2 (0.90%) IIBA
11 2 (0.90%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.45%) APMP
12 1 (0.45%) CBAP
12 1 (0.45%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.67%) QA
2 6 (2.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.26%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.36%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.90%) EMIR
5 2 (0.90%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.45%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.24%) SAP
3 13 (5.88%) Oracle
4 7 (3.17%) Rally
5 6 (2.71%) HP
6 5 (2.26%) Adobe
7 4 (1.81%) Citrix
7 4 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.36%) IBM
9 2 (0.90%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.90%) Tableau
9 2 (0.90%) WorldPay
10 1 (0.45%) Charles River
10 1 (0.45%) SimCorp
10 1 (0.45%) Splunk
10 1 (0.45%) VMware
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% BONUS
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £60,000 + strong benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £110,000+ plus unrivalled benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40k - £65k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £65k + Competitive package including bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago