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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 140 163 156
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -7
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 122 126 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.87% 1.65% 1.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.65% 5.51% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 110 105 113
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,400 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
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
1834 2286 2488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.16% 29.90% 29.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1520 1838 1990
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,589 £26,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk +35 34 £35,000 +4.47% 4
Hertfordshire +18 31 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Cambridgeshire -9 24 £33,000 -7.04% 1
Essex +4 18 £56,500 +7.61%
Bedfordshire +5 11 £45,000 +26.76% 6
Norfolk - 4 £21,500 -
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 111 (45.49%) ISTQB
2 94 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (37.70%) QA
4 88 (36.07%) Finance
5 81 (33.20%) Software Testing
6 64 (26.23%) SQL
7 57 (23.36%) SDLC
8 50 (20.49%) Analytical Skills
9 46 (18.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 44 (18.03%) User Acceptance Testing
10 44 (18.03%) Test Scripting
11 43 (17.62%) Automated Testing
12 40 (16.39%) Selenium
13 39 (15.98%) Project Management
13 39 (15.98%) Microsoft
14 37 (15.16%) Degree
15 36 (14.75%) HP
16 34 (13.93%) JIRA
16 34 (13.93%) Manual Testing
17 33 (13.52%) Automation Testing
18 32 (13.11%) Java
19 31 (12.70%) Regression Testing
20 29 (11.89%) MS Excel
21 28 (11.48%) Waterfall
22 27 (11.07%) V-Model
23 26 (10.66%) C#
23 26 (10.66%) Test Automation
24 25 (10.25%) Performance Testing
24 25 (10.25%) HP UFT
25 24 (9.84%) MS Office

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (11.89%) MS Excel
2 24 (9.84%) MS Office
3 12 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (4.92%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.46%) MS Project
5 3 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.05%) HTTP
2 2 (0.82%) PPP
3 1 (0.41%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.41%) Internet
3 1 (0.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.61%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.05%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.64%) MySQL
4 2 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.82%) DB2
4 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 40 (16.39%) Selenium
2 34 (13.93%) JIRA
3 25 (10.25%) HP UFT
4 19 (7.79%) LoadRunner
5 16 (6.56%) SoapUI
6 11 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.46%) Calabash
7 6 (2.46%) Cucumber
7 6 (2.46%) JUnit
8 4 (1.64%) Bugzilla
8 4 (1.64%) TestDirector
9 3 (1.23%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.23%) Testopia
10 2 (0.82%) ClearCase
10 2 (0.82%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.82%) Subversion
10 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.82%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.41%) JMeter
11 1 (0.41%) TestComplete
General
1 88 (36.07%) Finance
2 17 (6.97%) Legal
3 16 (6.56%) Retail
4 10 (4.10%) Games
5 7 (2.87%) Banking
6 4 (1.64%) Advertising
7 3 (1.23%) Law
7 3 (1.23%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.82%) Back Office
8 2 (0.82%) Front Office
9 1 (0.41%) French Language
9 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.41%) Publishing
9 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 120 (49.18%) Analyst
2 66 (27.05%) Test Analyst
3 60 (24.59%) Tester
4 29 (11.89%) Business Analyst
5 27 (11.07%) Software Tester
6 26 (10.66%) QA Analyst
6 26 (10.66%) Test Engineer
7 20 (8.20%) Software Analyst
8 19 (7.79%) Automation Tester
8 19 (7.79%) QA Tester
9 16 (6.56%) Software QA Tester
10 13 (5.33%) Software Test Engineer
11 12 (4.92%) Project Manager
11 12 (4.92%) Resource Manager
12 11 (4.51%) Automation Test Analyst
13 10 (4.10%) IT Manager
13 10 (4.10%) Senior Tester
14 9 (3.69%) QA Test Analyst
14 9 (3.69%) Service Analyst
15 8 (3.28%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.97%) Web Services
2 15 (6.15%) .NET
3 11 (4.51%) SOAP
4 8 (3.28%) HTML
5 5 (2.05%) J2EE
6 4 (1.64%) Middleware
7 3 (1.23%) Gherkin
7 3 (1.23%) XML
8 2 (0.82%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.82%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.82%) DHTML
8 2 (0.82%) Qt
9 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 50 (20.49%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.38%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.10%) iPad
3 10 (4.10%) Online Games
4 9 (3.69%) EPoS
5 6 (2.46%) NHS
6 5 (2.05%) User Experience
7 4 (1.64%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.23%) AS400
8 3 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.23%) Statistics
9 2 (0.82%) Fintech
9 2 (0.82%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.82%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.41%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.41%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.41%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.10%) Windows
2 7 (2.87%) Android
3 6 (2.46%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.64%) Unix
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (33.20%) Software Testing
3 57 (23.36%) SDLC
4 44 (18.03%) Test Scripting
4 44 (18.03%) User Acceptance Testing
5 43 (17.62%) Automated Testing
6 39 (15.98%) Project Management
7 34 (13.93%) Manual Testing
8 33 (13.52%) Automation Testing
9 31 (12.70%) Regression Testing
10 28 (11.48%) Waterfall
11 27 (11.07%) V-Model
12 26 (10.66%) Test Automation
13 25 (10.25%) Performance Testing
14 24 (9.84%) Test Strategy
15 23 (9.43%) Business Analysis
16 21 (8.61%) Continuous Improvement
16 21 (8.61%) Functional Testing
17 20 (8.20%) PRINCE2
18 19 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (26.23%) SQL
2 32 (13.11%) Java
3 26 (10.66%) C#
4 10 (4.10%) VBA
5 8 (3.28%) Perl
5 8 (3.28%) Python
6 7 (2.87%) C
7 5 (2.05%) ANSI C
7 5 (2.05%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.23%) Bourne shell
9 2 (0.82%) Groovy
9 2 (0.82%) VBScript
10 1 (0.41%) C++
10 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 111 (45.49%) ISTQB
2 46 (18.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 37 (15.16%) Degree
4 12 (4.92%) APMP
5 6 (2.46%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (2.05%) CBAP
6 5 (2.05%) HP ASE
7 4 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (37.70%) QA
2 3 (1.23%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 24 (9.84%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (3.28%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 39 (15.98%) Microsoft
2 36 (14.75%) HP
3 15 (6.15%) Citrix
4 13 (5.33%) Oracle
5 12 (4.92%) Planview
6 8 (3.28%) SAP
7 4 (1.64%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.64%) Cisco
7 4 (1.64%) Juniper
8 3 (1.23%) Rally
8 3 (1.23%) VMware
9 2 (0.82%) IBM
9 2 (0.82%) Twitter
10 1 (0.41%) Facebook
10 1 (0.41%) Guidewire
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £33800.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £28,000 to £34,900 per annum Excellent benefits packages
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £500000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £40,000 per year + Excellent Benefits + Package
Posted: 25 days ago
Bedford
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago