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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 109 141 112
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -29
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 161 106 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.21% 1.62% 2.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.56% 5.13% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 126 73 172
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.40%
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
2129 2066 2516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.25% 31.50% 29.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1686 1617 2093
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Essex +13 52 £49,000 -30.00% 4
Cambridgeshire +22 51 £37,500 -9.09% 7
Hertfordshire +7 41 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Bedfordshire 0 9 £37,000 +5.71% 3
Suffolk +1 8 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Norfolk -1 1 £22,500 -41.93% 1
East Anglia - 1 - -
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 162 (47.93%) ISTQB
2 136 (40.24%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (36.09%) QA
4 105 (31.07%) Degree
5 96 (28.40%) Software Testing
6 80 (23.67%) Finance
7 77 (22.78%) SQL
7 77 (22.78%) Automated Testing
8 58 (17.16%) Microsoft
9 57 (16.86%) HP Quality Center
10 56 (16.57%) Regression Testing
11 53 (15.68%) Scrum
11 53 (15.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 52 (15.38%) Test Scripting
12 52 (15.38%) HP
13 51 (15.09%) Test Management
14 46 (13.61%) Business Analysis
15 45 (13.31%) Analytical Skills
15 45 (13.31%) Test Automation
16 43 (12.72%) Selenium
17 42 (12.43%) Java
18 41 (12.13%) User Acceptance Testing
19 39 (11.54%) MS Excel
19 39 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
20 38 (11.24%) Manual Testing
21 37 (10.95%) PRINCE2
22 35 (10.36%) C#
22 35 (10.36%) Waterfall
23 33 (9.76%) HTML
23 33 (9.76%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (3.85%) WebSphere
2 11 (3.25%) MQSeries
3 7 (2.07%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.78%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (0.59%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.30%) Drupal
6 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 39 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.85%) MS Office
3 7 (2.07%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.78%) MS Project
5 3 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.59%) Oracle Payroll
1 2 (0.59%) AWD
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.59%) Office 365
2 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.37%) Internet
2 5 (1.48%) HTTP
3 4 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.59%) LAN
4 2 (0.59%) SMS
4 2 (0.59%) SSL
4 2 (0.59%) SAN
5 1 (0.30%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.73%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.55%) DbVisualizer
2 12 (3.55%) DB2
3 6 (1.78%) MySQL
4 4 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.89%) SQLPlus
6 2 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 43 (12.72%) Selenium
2 33 (9.76%) JIRA
3 32 (9.47%) QuickTest Pro
4 25 (7.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (5.33%) LoadRunner
6 10 (2.96%) WebDriver
7 8 (2.37%) MSTest
7 8 (2.37%) Bugzilla
8 7 (2.07%) Subversion
9 5 (1.48%) SoapUI
10 4 (1.18%) TestNG
10 4 (1.18%) TestDirector
11 3 (0.89%) JMeter
11 3 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.89%) Toad
11 3 (0.89%) JUnit
12 2 (0.59%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.59%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.59%) Hudson
12 2 (0.59%) TestComplete
General
1 80 (23.67%) Finance
2 31 (9.17%) Retail
3 14 (4.14%) Legal
3 14 (4.14%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.25%) Banking
5 10 (2.96%) Law
6 5 (1.48%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.48%) Local Government
6 5 (1.48%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.48%) Games
7 2 (0.59%) Billing
8 1 (0.30%) Marketing
8 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 129 (38.17%) Analyst
2 69 (20.41%) Business Analyst
3 59 (17.46%) Tester
4 58 (17.16%) Test Manager
5 50 (14.79%) Test Analyst
6 29 (8.58%) Test Engineer
7 23 (6.80%) Software Tester
8 21 (6.21%) Senior Analyst
9 20 (5.92%) QA Engineer
10 18 (5.33%) Software Engineer
11 17 (5.03%) Senior Manager
11 17 (5.03%) Test Team Leader
11 17 (5.03%) Software Test Engineer
11 17 (5.03%) Team Leader
12 16 (4.73%) Senior Business Analyst
13 12 (3.55%) Test Leader
13 12 (3.55%) Software Test Analyst
13 12 (3.55%) Junior
14 11 (3.25%) Junior Tester
14 11 (3.25%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (9.76%) HTML
2 24 (7.10%) XML
3 13 (3.85%) Flash
3 13 (3.85%) .NET
4 12 (3.55%) J2EE
5 8 (2.37%) REST
6 7 (2.07%) SOAP
7 4 (1.18%) CSS
7 4 (1.18%) Middleware
8 2 (0.59%) Web Services
8 2 (0.59%) Ajax
8 2 (0.59%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.30%) JSON
9 1 (0.30%) WPF
9 1 (0.30%) Silverlight
9 1 (0.30%) D-Bus
9 1 (0.30%) RESTful
9 1 (0.30%) iOS SDK
9 1 (0.30%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 45 (13.31%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (7.40%) Computer Science
3 18 (5.33%) Mobile App
4 11 (3.25%) User Experience
5 8 (2.37%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.18%) AS400
7 2 (0.59%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.59%) IVR
8 1 (0.30%) Replication
8 1 (0.30%) STB
8 1 (0.30%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.30%) Online Games
8 1 (0.30%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.30%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 33 (9.76%) Windows
2 24 (7.10%) UNIX
3 15 (4.44%) Linux
4 11 (3.25%) Android
4 11 (3.25%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.59%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.59%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.59%) VMS
6 1 (0.30%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (40.24%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (28.40%) Software Testing
3 77 (22.78%) Automated Testing
4 56 (16.57%) Regression Testing
5 53 (15.68%) Scrum
6 52 (15.38%) Test Scripting
7 51 (15.09%) Test Management
8 46 (13.61%) Business Analysis
9 45 (13.31%) Test Automation
10 41 (12.13%) User Acceptance Testing
11 39 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
12 38 (11.24%) Manual Testing
13 37 (10.95%) PRINCE2
14 35 (10.36%) Waterfall
15 31 (9.17%) Project Management
15 31 (9.17%) Performance Testing
16 29 (8.58%) UML
16 29 (8.58%) Test Strategy
17 27 (7.99%) System Testing
18 25 (7.40%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 77 (22.78%) SQL
2 42 (12.43%) Java
3 35 (10.36%) C#
4 32 (9.47%) Python
5 27 (7.99%) C++
6 22 (6.51%) JavaScript
7 13 (3.85%) VBA
8 6 (1.78%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.48%) C
10 3 (0.89%) Ruby
10 3 (0.89%) Perl
10 3 (0.89%) VBScript
10 3 (0.89%) VB
11 2 (0.59%) PHP
11 2 (0.59%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.30%) Delphi
12 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 162 (47.93%) ISTQB
2 105 (31.07%) Degree
3 53 (15.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (3.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 11 (3.25%) CBAP
5 6 (1.78%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.78%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.59%) APMP
6 2 (0.59%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.30%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (36.09%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (1.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 57 (16.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.30%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 58 (17.16%) Microsoft
2 52 (15.38%) HP
3 21 (6.21%) Oracle
4 11 (3.25%) IBM
5 8 (2.37%) VMware
6 5 (1.48%) SAP
7 4 (1.18%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.18%) Citrix
8 2 (0.59%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.59%) Cisco
8 2 (0.59%) Telerik
9 1 (0.30%) BMC
9 1 (0.30%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.30%) EMC
9 1 (0.30%) hybris
9 1 (0.30%) F5
9 1 (0.30%) VocaLink
9 1 (0.30%) Lumesse
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 9 days ago
Great Yarmouth
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Bennetts
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Rayleigh
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
easyJet
Posted: 22 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 23 days ago
Watford
Required IT
Salary: £37000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago