The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 109 110 118
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 170 165 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.32% 2.16% 2.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.35% 7.00% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 144 117 122
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
ISEB
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2313 2356 2063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 31.59% 30.78% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1987 1843 1712
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +37 81 £50,000 - 11
Cambridgeshire +4 40 £44,750 +37.69% 2
Bedfordshire -5 19 £33,000 -12.00% 1
Essex -34 12 £57,500 +9.52%
Norfolk +12 9 £27,000 -10.00%
Suffolk +9 9 £32,500 +4.00%
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 153 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (35.99%) ISTQB
3 87 (30.10%) Finance
4 76 (26.30%) SQL
5 74 (25.61%) QA
6 65 (22.49%) PRINCE2
7 62 (21.45%) Software Testing
8 61 (21.11%) Degree
9 57 (19.72%) Selenium
10 53 (18.34%) Scrum
11 49 (16.96%) Business Analysis
11 49 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
12 47 (16.26%) Microsoft
13 42 (14.53%) HP Quality Center
14 41 (14.19%) Waterfall
15 40 (13.84%) .NET
16 38 (13.15%) HTML
16 38 (13.15%) SQL Server
16 38 (13.15%) MS Excel
16 38 (13.15%) SDLC
17 37 (12.80%) Regression Testing
17 37 (12.80%) Manual Testing
17 37 (12.80%) Automated Testing
18 35 (12.11%) MS Office
18 35 (12.11%) Java
19 34 (11.76%) HP
19 34 (11.76%) JIRA
20 32 (11.07%) C#
20 32 (11.07%) Risk Management
21 31 (10.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 4 (1.38%) Node.js
2 3 (1.04%) IIS
2 3 (1.04%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (13.15%) MS Excel
2 35 (12.11%) MS Office
3 6 (2.08%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.73%) MS Project
5 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) AWD
2 1 (0.35%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.38%) HTTP
2 3 (1.04%) Intranet
2 3 (1.04%) Telnet
2 3 (1.04%) SSH
2 3 (1.04%) PuTTY
3 2 (0.69%) Internet
4 1 (0.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (13.15%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.46%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.35%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.35%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 57 (19.72%) Selenium
2 34 (11.76%) JIRA
3 26 (9.00%) HP UFT
4 21 (7.27%) Cucumber
5 17 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (3.11%) Eclipse
7 8 (2.77%) JMeter
8 7 (2.42%) Subversion
8 7 (2.42%) SoapUI
9 6 (2.08%) Git (software)
10 4 (1.38%) LabVIEW
10 4 (1.38%) Toad
10 4 (1.38%) TestDirector
10 4 (1.38%) LoadRunner
11 3 (1.04%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.69%) LoadUI
13 1 (0.35%) VersaTest
13 1 (0.35%) SpecFlow
13 1 (0.35%) TestComplete
General
1 87 (30.10%) Finance
2 20 (6.92%) Banking
3 19 (6.57%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.15%) Legal
5 11 (3.81%) Retail
6 6 (2.08%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.04%) Law
8 2 (0.69%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.69%) Automotive
9 1 (0.35%) Electronics
9 1 (0.35%) Marketing
9 1 (0.35%) Publishing
9 1 (0.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 134 (46.37%) Analyst
2 74 (25.61%) Test Analyst
3 54 (18.69%) Business Analyst
4 49 (16.96%) Tester
5 40 (13.84%) Project Manager
6 25 (8.65%) Software Tester
7 20 (6.92%) Developer
7 20 (6.92%) Test Engineer
8 19 (6.57%) Test Manager
9 14 (4.84%) QA Analyst
9 14 (4.84%) Agile Project Manager
10 12 (4.15%) Senior Analyst
10 12 (4.15%) Automation Tester
11 11 (3.81%) Senior Test Analyst
11 11 (3.81%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 11 (3.81%) Software Test Analyst
11 11 (3.81%) Financial Business Analyst
12 10 (3.46%) Business Systems Analyst
12 10 (3.46%) Systems Analyst
13 9 (3.11%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (13.84%) .NET
2 38 (13.15%) HTML
3 26 (9.00%) ASP.NET
4 16 (5.54%) CSS
4 16 (5.54%) XML
5 12 (4.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (1.73%) SOAP
7 4 (1.38%) JSON
8 3 (1.04%) WSH
8 3 (1.04%) Classic ASP
9 2 (0.69%) Web Services
9 2 (0.69%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.69%) jQuery
9 2 (0.69%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.35%) Android SDK
10 1 (0.35%) REST
10 1 (0.35%) J2EE
10 1 (0.35%) Middleware
10 1 (0.35%) Web Dynpro
10 1 (0.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 49 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.84%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.81%) PMI
4 9 (3.11%) IVR
5 8 (2.77%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.42%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.73%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.38%) User Experience
9 3 (1.04%) iPhone
9 3 (1.04%) iPad
9 3 (1.04%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.04%) AS400
9 3 (1.04%) Statistics
9 3 (1.04%) Spread Betting
9 3 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.04%) NHS
10 2 (0.69%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.35%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.35%) Data Conversion
11 1 (0.35%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.27%) UNIX
1 21 (7.27%) Windows
2 10 (3.46%) Linux
3 6 (2.08%) Android
4 3 (1.04%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.04%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (22.49%) PRINCE2
3 62 (21.45%) Software Testing
4 53 (18.34%) Scrum
5 49 (16.96%) Business Analysis
6 41 (14.19%) Waterfall
7 38 (13.15%) SDLC
8 37 (12.80%) Manual Testing
8 37 (12.80%) Automated Testing
8 37 (12.80%) Regression Testing
9 32 (11.07%) Risk Management
10 30 (10.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 29 (10.03%) TDD
11 29 (10.03%) Test Scripting
11 29 (10.03%) User Acceptance Testing
12 28 (9.69%) Project Management
12 28 (9.69%) Test Automation
13 27 (9.34%) Test Management
14 25 (8.65%) Integration Testing
14 25 (8.65%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (26.30%) SQL
2 35 (12.11%) Java
3 32 (11.07%) C#
4 19 (6.57%) JavaScript
5 11 (3.81%) VBA
6 8 (2.77%) C
6 8 (2.77%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.08%) VBScript
8 5 (1.73%) C++
8 5 (1.73%) Ruby
9 3 (1.04%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.69%) VB
11 1 (0.35%) ABAP
11 1 (0.35%) Delphi
11 1 (0.35%) Perl
11 1 (0.35%) Python
11 1 (0.35%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 104 (35.99%) ISTQB
2 61 (21.11%) Degree
3 31 (10.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 20 (6.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 15 (5.19%) ISEB Practitioner
6 11 (3.81%) PMI Certification
7 10 (3.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (3.11%) SC Cleared
8 9 (3.11%) Security Cleared
9 7 (2.42%) HND
10 5 (1.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 4 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (1.38%) CCNA
11 4 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (1.38%) Network+ Certification
12 3 (1.04%) MCP
12 3 (1.04%) APMP
12 3 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.35%) CBAP
13 1 (0.35%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (25.61%) QA
2 3 (1.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 42 (14.53%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.04%) SCCM
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 47 (16.26%) Microsoft
2 34 (11.76%) HP
3 15 (5.19%) SAP
4 8 (2.77%) Oracle
5 7 (2.42%) WorldPay
6 4 (1.38%) Verint
6 4 (1.38%) Cisco
7 1 (0.35%) IBM
7 1 (0.35%) Planview
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hertfordshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000 per annum plus bonus (£19,500/£22,500) and benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago