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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 134 134 120
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 137 149 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.82% 1.87% 1.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.81% 6.22% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 121 108 124
Average salary £43,000 £37,350 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.12% +6.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,900 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
2358 2397 2230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 31.40% 30.06% 29.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1999 1916 1829
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 £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +12 65 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Cambridgeshire -2 31 £44,500 +36.92% 4
Essex -9 15 £57,500 +76.92% 2
Bedfordshire -26 13 £35,000 +1.44% 1
Suffolk -2 11 £33,500 -10.66% 1
Norfolk +1 2 £27,000 -10.00%
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 117 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (33.09%) ISTQB
3 79 (28.73%) Finance
4 68 (24.73%) QA
5 66 (24.00%) SQL
5 66 (24.00%) Software Testing
6 60 (21.82%) PRINCE2
7 59 (21.45%) Degree
8 55 (20.00%) Business Analysis
9 49 (17.82%) Analytical Skills
10 48 (17.45%) Microsoft
11 47 (17.09%) Regression Testing
12 41 (14.91%) Selenium
13 38 (13.82%) HP Quality Center
14 37 (13.45%) Manual Testing
15 36 (13.09%) Project Management
16 35 (12.73%) Scrum
16 35 (12.73%) SQL Server
16 35 (12.73%) Automated Testing
17 34 (12.36%) C#
18 33 (12.00%) MS Office
18 33 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
19 32 (11.64%) .NET
19 32 (11.64%) Test Scripting
19 32 (11.64%) User Acceptance Testing
19 32 (11.64%) SDLC
20 31 (11.27%) Integration Testing
21 30 (10.91%) MS Excel
21 30 (10.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 29 (10.55%) Test Management

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (1.45%) MS Exchange
1 4 (1.45%) Node.js
2 2 (0.73%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.36%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (12.00%) MS Office
2 30 (10.91%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.45%) Intranet
2 3 (1.09%) Internet
3 2 (0.73%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.36%) Wireless
4 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.27%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.73%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.36%) DB2
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.36%) DbVisualizer
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 41 (14.91%) Selenium
2 27 (9.82%) JIRA
3 21 (7.64%) HP UFT
4 13 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (2.55%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.45%) JMeter
6 4 (1.45%) LabVIEW
7 3 (1.09%) LoadRunner
7 3 (1.09%) MSTest
8 2 (0.73%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.73%) Rational Functional Tester
8 2 (0.73%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.73%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.73%) TestDirector
8 2 (0.73%) Subversion
8 2 (0.73%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.73%) VersaTest
9 1 (0.36%) eggPlant
9 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.36%) TestComplete
General
1 79 (28.73%) Finance
2 22 (8.00%) Banking
3 20 (7.27%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.00%) Retail
5 9 (3.27%) Legal
6 7 (2.55%) Law
7 5 (1.82%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.09%) Games
9 2 (0.73%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.73%) Automotive
10 1 (0.36%) Electronics
10 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.36%) Billing
Job Titles
1 136 (49.45%) Analyst
2 67 (24.36%) Test Analyst
3 62 (22.55%) Business Analyst
4 48 (17.45%) Tester
5 32 (11.64%) Project Manager
6 24 (8.73%) Test Manager
6 24 (8.73%) Software Tester
7 18 (6.55%) Test Engineer
8 13 (4.73%) QA Analyst
9 12 (4.36%) QA Engineer
9 12 (4.36%) Senior Analyst
9 12 (4.36%) Developer
10 11 (4.00%) Financial Business Analyst
10 11 (4.00%) Software Test Analyst
10 11 (4.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 10 (3.64%) Senior Test Analyst
11 10 (3.64%) Business Systems Analyst
11 10 (3.64%) Systems Analyst
12 9 (3.27%) QA Tester
12 9 (3.27%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (11.64%) .NET
2 26 (9.45%) HTML
3 25 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 17 (6.18%) CSS
5 11 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (2.91%) XML
7 4 (1.45%) WSH
8 2 (0.73%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.73%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.73%) jQuery
8 2 (0.73%) SOAP
8 2 (0.73%) Web Services
8 2 (0.73%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.36%) Flash
9 1 (0.36%) J2EE
9 1 (0.36%) Android SDK
9 1 (0.36%) WPF
9 1 (0.36%) Silverlight
9 1 (0.36%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 49 (17.82%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.00%) PMI
2 11 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.27%) Mobile App
3 9 (3.27%) IVR
4 8 (2.91%) Mathematics
5 6 (2.18%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.45%) Statistics
6 4 (1.45%) NHS
7 3 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.09%) Spread Betting
7 3 (1.09%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.09%) iPhone
7 3 (1.09%) iPad
7 3 (1.09%) User Experience
8 2 (0.73%) AS400
8 2 (0.73%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.36%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.36%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.36%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 26 (9.45%) Windows
2 14 (5.09%) UNIX
3 10 (3.64%) Android
4 8 (2.91%) Linux
5 6 (2.18%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.45%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.45%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (24.00%) Software Testing
3 60 (21.82%) PRINCE2
4 55 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 47 (17.09%) Regression Testing
6 37 (13.45%) Manual Testing
7 36 (13.09%) Project Management
8 35 (12.73%) Scrum
8 35 (12.73%) Automated Testing
9 33 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 32 (11.64%) User Acceptance Testing
10 32 (11.64%) Test Scripting
10 32 (11.64%) SDLC
11 31 (11.27%) Integration Testing
12 29 (10.55%) Test Management
12 29 (10.55%) System Testing
13 27 (9.82%) Test Strategy
14 25 (9.09%) Risk Management
15 23 (8.36%) Test Automation
16 22 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 66 (24.00%) SQL
2 34 (12.36%) C#
3 26 (9.45%) Java
4 17 (6.18%) JavaScript
5 10 (3.64%) VBA
6 9 (3.27%) C
7 8 (2.91%) C++
8 6 (2.18%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.82%) Python
10 2 (0.73%) VBScript
11 1 (0.36%) VB
11 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.36%) Delphi
11 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 91 (33.09%) ISTQB
2 59 (21.45%) Degree
3 30 (10.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (5.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 11 (4.00%) PMI Certification
6 9 (3.27%) SC Cleared
6 9 (3.27%) Security Cleared
7 8 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (2.91%) HND
8 7 (2.55%) ISEB Practitioner
9 4 (1.45%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (1.45%) CCNA
9 4 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.45%) MCP
9 4 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.09%) APMP
11 1 (0.36%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (24.73%) QA
2 4 (1.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.73%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 38 (13.82%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (17.45%) Microsoft
2 28 (10.18%) HP
3 16 (5.82%) SAP
4 6 (2.18%) Oracle
5 5 (1.82%) WorldPay
6 4 (1.45%) Verint
6 4 (1.45%) Cisco
6 4 (1.45%) IBM
7 1 (0.36%) Planview
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £68,000 to £82,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £47k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Posted: 22 days ago
Stevenage
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago