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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 139 140 99
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -41
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 130 160 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.71% 1.88% 2.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.84% 6.23% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 108 129 181
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+8.21% +1.38%
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
2227 2569 2451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.23% 30.11% 29.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1758 2047 2031
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 27 April 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 27 April 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
Cambridgeshire +9 42 £38,000 +7.04% 5
Essex +4 30 £51,750 -23.33% 5
Hertfordshire -22 26 £47,500 +18.75% 11
Bedfordshire +27 21 £33,750 -7.53%
Suffolk +4 11 £25,000 -20.00% 2
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 124 (42.18%) ISTQB
2 96 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (31.29%) SQL
4 88 (29.93%) Software Testing
5 86 (29.25%) Degree
6 71 (24.15%) QA
7 66 (22.45%) Automated Testing
8 60 (20.41%) Regression Testing
9 58 (19.73%) Finance
10 50 (17.01%) Business Analysis
10 50 (17.01%) User Acceptance Testing
11 49 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 49 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
12 45 (15.31%) HP Quality Center
12 45 (15.31%) HP
13 44 (14.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 43 (14.63%) Scrum
15 42 (14.29%) Test Management
15 42 (14.29%) PRINCE2
16 38 (12.93%) C#
17 36 (12.24%) Test Automation
18 34 (11.56%) Java
18 34 (11.56%) Windows
18 34 (11.56%) Python
19 33 (11.22%) Project Management
19 33 (11.22%) Test Strategy
20 32 (10.88%) HTML
21 31 (10.54%) SQL Server
21 31 (10.54%) Stakeholder Management
21 31 (10.54%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (4.42%) WebSphere
2 12 (4.08%) MQSeries
3 8 (2.72%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.36%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.02%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.68%) Node.js
6 2 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.34%) Drupal
Applications
1 30 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 27 (9.18%) MS Office
3 8 (2.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) AWD
2 1 (0.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.04%) Internet
2 5 (1.70%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.36%) Intranet
4 2 (0.68%) SMS
5 1 (0.34%) DVB
5 1 (0.34%) Wireless
5 1 (0.34%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.54%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.08%) DB2
2 12 (4.08%) DbVisualizer
3 6 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.36%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (1.36%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.02%) SQLPlus
5 3 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.68%) NonStop SQL
6 2 (0.68%) MySQL
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 31 (10.54%) JIRA
2 28 (9.52%) QuickTest Pro
3 24 (8.16%) Selenium
4 21 (7.14%) LoadRunner
5 15 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (3.40%) MSTest
7 3 (1.02%) Subversion
7 3 (1.02%) JMeter
7 3 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.02%) Toad
8 2 (0.68%) TestDirector
8 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.68%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.68%) Rational Functional Tester
8 2 (0.68%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.68%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.68%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.34%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.34%) eggPlant
9 1 (0.34%) Zephyr
General
1 58 (19.73%) Finance
2 29 (9.86%) Retail
3 20 (6.80%) Telecoms
4 19 (6.46%) Banking
5 17 (5.78%) Law
6 12 (4.08%) Legal
7 7 (2.38%) Retail Banking
8 6 (2.04%) Games
9 5 (1.70%) Local Government
10 3 (1.02%) Billing
11 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.68%) Automotive
12 1 (0.34%) Back Office
12 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 127 (43.20%) Analyst
2 64 (21.77%) Tester
3 62 (21.09%) Business Analyst
4 55 (18.71%) Test Analyst
5 40 (13.61%) Test Manager
6 22 (7.48%) Software Tester
7 21 (7.14%) Test Engineer
8 20 (6.80%) Team Leader
8 20 (6.80%) Test Team Leader
9 14 (4.76%) Software Test Engineer
9 14 (4.76%) Software Engineer
10 12 (4.08%) Automation Team Leader
11 11 (3.74%) Junior
11 11 (3.74%) Project Manager
11 11 (3.74%) QA Analyst
12 10 (3.40%) Software Test Analyst
12 10 (3.40%) Automation Engineer
13 9 (3.06%) Test Automation Engineer
13 9 (3.06%) Junior Tester
13 9 (3.06%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (10.88%) HTML
2 23 (7.82%) XML
3 22 (7.48%) .NET
4 13 (4.42%) ASP.NET
4 13 (4.42%) Flash
5 12 (4.08%) J2EE
6 9 (3.06%) CSS
7 4 (1.36%) WSH
7 4 (1.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.68%) REST
8 2 (0.68%) Ajax
8 2 (0.68%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.68%) SOAP
9 1 (0.34%) Middleware
9 1 (0.34%) X-Windows
9 1 (0.34%) JSON
9 1 (0.34%) WPF
9 1 (0.34%) Silverlight
9 1 (0.34%) Android SDK
9 1 (0.34%) D-Bus
Miscellaneous
1 49 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.78%) Mobile App
3 16 (5.44%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.72%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.04%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.70%) AS400
7 4 (1.36%) IVR
7 4 (1.36%) PMI
7 4 (1.36%) NHS
7 4 (1.36%) Statistics
8 2 (0.68%) User Experience
9 1 (0.34%) Spread Betting
9 1 (0.34%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.34%) iPhone
9 1 (0.34%) iPad
9 1 (0.34%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.34%) STB
Operating Systems
1 34 (11.56%) Windows
2 23 (7.82%) UNIX
3 16 (5.44%) Linux
4 15 (5.10%) Android
5 14 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.36%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.36%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.68%) VMS
8 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.34%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.34%) Solaris
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (29.93%) Software Testing
3 66 (22.45%) Automated Testing
4 60 (20.41%) Regression Testing
5 50 (17.01%) Business Analysis
5 50 (17.01%) User Acceptance Testing
6 43 (14.63%) Scrum
7 42 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 42 (14.29%) Test Management
8 36 (12.24%) Test Automation
9 33 (11.22%) Project Management
9 33 (11.22%) Test Strategy
10 31 (10.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 30 (10.20%) System Testing
12 29 (9.86%) Test Scripting
13 28 (9.52%) Performance Testing
14 27 (9.18%) Manual Testing
15 25 (8.50%) E-Commerce
16 24 (8.16%) Integration Testing
16 24 (8.16%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (31.29%) SQL
2 38 (12.93%) C#
3 34 (11.56%) Java
3 34 (11.56%) Python
4 24 (8.16%) JavaScript
4 24 (8.16%) C++
5 10 (3.40%) VBA
6 8 (2.72%) T-SQL
7 7 (2.38%) C
8 2 (0.68%) PHP
9 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.34%) Delphi
9 1 (0.34%) Perl
9 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 124 (42.18%) ISTQB
2 86 (29.25%) Degree
3 44 (14.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (2.04%) HND
4 6 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.36%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (1.36%) MCP
6 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.68%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.68%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (0.68%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.68%) CCNA
6 2 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.34%) CBAP
7 1 (0.34%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (24.15%) QA
2 4 (1.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 45 (15.31%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.36%) SCCM
2 4 (1.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.34%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 49 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 45 (15.31%) HP
3 14 (4.76%) IBM
4 13 (4.42%) Oracle
5 11 (3.74%) SAP
6 4 (1.36%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.02%) WorldPay
8 2 (0.68%) Cisco
8 2 (0.68%) Citrix
9 1 (0.34%) BMC
9 1 (0.34%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.34%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.34%) hybris
9 1 (0.34%) F5
9 1 (0.34%) Verint
9 1 (0.34%) EMC
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Nakama
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Sogeti
Posted: 12 days ago