The first table below looks at the demand for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 18 April 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 133 108 110
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +2
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 164 197 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.89% 2.30% 2.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.27% 7.97% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 133 180 178
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.40%
Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2616 2472 2881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.19% 28.83% 30.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2090 2051 2346
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISEB
England

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

ISEB
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

ISEB Salary Trend in the East of England

ISEB
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in the East of England

ISEB
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -24 46 £37,000 -7.50% 10
Hertfordshire 0 38 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Bedfordshire -7 29 £35,000 +22.80% 1
Essex -8 29 £67,500 -
Suffolk -17 15 £31,250 -18.30% 1
Norfolk -2 10 £42,500 +80.85%
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 125 (46.30%) ISTQB
2 103 (38.15%) QA
3 89 (32.96%) SQL
4 86 (31.85%) Software Testing
5 71 (26.30%) Degree
6 67 (24.81%) Finance
7 57 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (18.15%) Business Analysis
8 49 (18.15%) Automated Testing
9 48 (17.78%) Test Scripting
10 38 (14.07%) User Acceptance Testing
11 37 (13.70%) Scrum
11 37 (13.70%) HP Quality Center
12 35 (12.96%) Selenium
13 34 (12.59%) QuickTest Pro
14 32 (11.85%) Test Automation
15 30 (11.11%) Test Strategy
15 30 (11.11%) Manual Testing
15 30 (11.11%) Regression Testing
15 30 (11.11%) Windows
15 30 (11.11%) HP
16 29 (10.74%) Java
17 28 (10.37%) ITIL
17 28 (10.37%) Project Management
17 28 (10.37%) Integration Testing
17 28 (10.37%) Performance Testing
18 27 (10.00%) Computer Science
18 27 (10.00%) SQL Server
19 26 (9.63%) Test Management
20 25 (9.26%) JIRA

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 5 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.74%) TPMS
4 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (8.15%) MS Office
2 14 (5.19%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (1.85%) Mingle
5 2 (0.74%) MS Project
5 2 (0.74%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.37%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (1.48%) SAP SD
1 4 (1.48%) JDE OneWorld
2 3 (1.11%) AWD
3 1 (0.37%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.07%) Internet
2 5 (1.85%) Wireless
2 5 (1.85%) HTTP
2 5 (1.85%) Intranet
3 4 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.11%) LAN
5 2 (0.74%) Network Security
6 1 (0.37%) SAN
6 1 (0.37%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.85%) MySQL
3 3 (1.11%) BusinessObjects XI
3 3 (1.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.11%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.37%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.37%) OLAP
5 1 (0.37%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 35 (12.96%) Selenium
2 34 (12.59%) QuickTest Pro
3 25 (9.26%) JIRA
4 11 (4.07%) Bugzilla
5 10 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (2.59%) LoadRunner
7 4 (1.48%) FogBugz
7 4 (1.48%) TestDirector
7 4 (1.48%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.74%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.74%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.37%) NUnit
10 1 (0.37%) QALoad
10 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.37%) WinRunner
10 1 (0.37%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.37%) Moq
10 1 (0.37%) WebDriver
General
1 67 (24.81%) Finance
2 23 (8.52%) Retail
3 9 (3.33%) Legal
4 6 (2.22%) Banking
5 5 (1.85%) Publishing
6 4 (1.48%) Local Government
7 3 (1.11%) Games
7 3 (1.11%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.74%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Marketing
9 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.37%) Advertising
9 1 (0.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 137 (50.74%) Analyst
2 65 (24.07%) Test Analyst
3 54 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 37 (13.70%) Tester
5 33 (12.22%) Software Tester
6 28 (10.37%) Test Manager
7 22 (8.15%) Test Leader
8 21 (7.78%) Test Engineer
9 14 (5.19%) Software Test Analyst
10 12 (4.44%) QA Engineer
11 11 (4.07%) Performance Manager
12 10 (3.70%) Project Leader
12 10 (3.70%) Test Project Leader
12 10 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
13 9 (3.33%) Testing Manager
13 9 (3.33%) Senior Manager
13 9 (3.33%) Software Engineer
14 8 (2.96%) Architect
14 8 (2.96%) Senior Tester
15 7 (2.59%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.26%) .NET
2 16 (5.93%) HTML
3 15 (5.56%) Web Services
4 13 (4.81%) SOAP
5 8 (2.96%) XML
6 7 (2.59%) CSS
7 4 (1.48%) Middleware
7 4 (1.48%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.11%) SAP XI
9 2 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.74%) J2EE
9 2 (0.74%) WSH
9 2 (0.74%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.74%) GWT
10 1 (0.37%) Ajax
10 1 (0.37%) MDX
10 1 (0.37%) WCF
10 1 (0.37%) X-Windows
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.37%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 19 (7.04%) Client/Server
3 12 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.44%) Wiki
4 8 (2.96%) AS400
5 7 (2.59%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (1.48%) EPoS
8 3 (1.11%) EFT
9 2 (0.74%) Data Conversion
9 2 (0.74%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.37%) Equities
10 1 (0.37%) Online Games
10 1 (0.37%) Derivative
10 1 (0.37%) PMI
10 1 (0.37%) Replication
10 1 (0.37%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.37%) Firmware
10 1 (0.37%) Open Source
10 1 (0.37%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.11%) Windows
2 17 (6.30%) Linux
3 10 (3.70%) UNIX
4 3 (1.11%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.74%) Android
6 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (31.85%) Software Testing
2 57 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (18.15%) Business Analysis
3 49 (18.15%) Automated Testing
4 48 (17.78%) Test Scripting
5 38 (14.07%) User Acceptance Testing
6 37 (13.70%) Scrum
7 32 (11.85%) Test Automation
8 30 (11.11%) Test Strategy
8 30 (11.11%) Manual Testing
8 30 (11.11%) Regression Testing
9 28 (10.37%) ITIL
9 28 (10.37%) Project Management
9 28 (10.37%) Integration Testing
9 28 (10.37%) Performance Testing
10 26 (9.63%) Test Management
11 23 (8.52%) PRINCE2
12 20 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (7.04%) E-Commerce
14 18 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 89 (32.96%) SQL
2 29 (10.74%) Java
3 21 (7.78%) C#
4 10 (3.70%) Python
4 10 (3.70%) VBScript
4 10 (3.70%) VB
5 9 (3.33%) VBA
5 9 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 7 (2.59%) C++
6 7 (2.59%) PHP
7 5 (1.85%) Perl
8 3 (1.11%) VB6
8 3 (1.11%) Ruby
8 3 (1.11%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.11%) C
9 2 (0.74%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.74%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.37%) Tcl
10 1 (0.37%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 125 (46.30%) ISTQB
2 71 (26.30%) Degree
3 9 (3.33%) CBAP
4 6 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (1.85%) ISEB Practitioner
6 4 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.74%) MBCS
8 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.37%) HND
8 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (38.15%) QA
2 9 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.33%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 37 (13.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (11.11%) HP
2 25 (9.26%) Microsoft
3 23 (8.52%) SAP
4 17 (6.30%) Oracle
5 3 (1.11%) Planview
5 3 (1.11%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.74%) Atmel
6 2 (0.74%) CODA
6 2 (0.74%) Sage
6 2 (0.74%) Adobe
7 1 (0.37%) Citrix
7 1 (0.37%) Cognizant
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