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

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 42 38 43
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 5 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.00% 0.55% 3.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.81% 1.43% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 10
Average salary £37,500 £17,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+120.58% -59.03%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +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 Croydon region.

Qualifications Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
64 70 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 25.60% 38.46% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 55 57 85
Average salary £42,500 £29,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.06% -34.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 10 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 9 (45.00%) C#
3 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 8 (40.00%) Test Management
4 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (35.00%) Coaching
4 7 (35.00%) C
4 7 (35.00%) Finance
4 7 (35.00%) Retail
4 7 (35.00%) Automated Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (30.00%) Windows
5 6 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking
6 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (20.00%) VBScript
6 4 (20.00%) VB
6 4 (20.00%) Web Services
6 4 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Banking
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
7 2 (10.00%) HP
7 2 (10.00%) Primavera
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.00%) IIS

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
1 2 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.00%) FitNesse
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
1 7 (35.00%) Retail
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
2 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Analyst
2 12 (60.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Business Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Integration Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Integration Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) QA Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior QA Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Test Scripter
5 2 (10.00%) VB Scripter
6 1 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Quality Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Fintech
1 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (40.00%) Test Management
3 7 (35.00%) Automated Testing
3 7 (35.00%) Business Analysis
3 7 (35.00%) Coaching
3 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (10.00%) Time Management
5 2 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) C#
2 7 (35.00%) C
3 4 (20.00%) VB
3 4 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) HP