The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 38 32 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 2 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.17% 3.88% 2.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.45% 12.31% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Average salary £36,000 £45,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.87% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
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 Croydon region.

Qualifications Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
58 65 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 33.92% 31.55% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 49 63 52
Average salary £34,500 £46,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.20% -6.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

ISEB
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Croydon region.

ISEB Salary Trend in Croydon

ISEB
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Retail

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001