The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 132 110 137
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +27
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 144 159 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.82% 2.06% 1.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.12% 7.15% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 106 133 152
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2352 2223 2606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.76% 28.75% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1894 1824 2267
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
ISEB
England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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 +15 48 £32,500 -10.95% 13
Bedfordshire +15 38 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Hertfordshire -33 37 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Essex -9 17 £35,000 -9.67%
Norfolk +9 3 £30,000 +7.14%
Suffolk +1 3 £37,500 -11.76% 1
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 128 (41.83%) ISTQB
2 116 (37.91%) QA
3 106 (34.64%) Software Testing
4 76 (24.84%) Degree
5 74 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (23.86%) SQL
7 71 (23.20%) Scrum
8 69 (22.55%) Automated Testing
9 61 (19.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 58 (18.95%) Selenium
11 56 (18.30%) Test Scripting
12 51 (16.67%) Business Analysis
13 49 (16.01%) User Acceptance Testing
13 49 (16.01%) Finance
13 49 (16.01%) Windows
14 48 (15.69%) Project Management
15 44 (14.38%) Microsoft
16 41 (13.40%) Java
16 41 (13.40%) Test Automation
17 35 (11.44%) JIRA
18 33 (10.78%) Manual Testing
19 32 (10.46%) HTML
20 31 (10.13%) QuickTest Pro
20 31 (10.13%) Regression Testing
21 30 (9.80%) SQL Server
21 30 (9.80%) UML
21 30 (9.80%) Test Management
21 30 (9.80%) HP Quality Center
22 28 (9.15%) PRINCE2
22 28 (9.15%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 8 (2.61%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.65%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.65%) TPMS
Applications
1 26 (8.50%) MS Office
2 20 (6.54%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.27%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.31%) MS Project
6 2 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.65%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.33%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.31%) SAP SD
1 4 (1.31%) JDE OneWorld
2 3 (0.98%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.65%) AWD
3 2 (0.65%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.33%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.86%) Internet
2 17 (5.56%) Intranet
3 13 (4.25%) HTTP
4 9 (2.94%) Wireless
5 6 (1.96%) LAN
6 4 (1.31%) SAN
6 4 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.65%) X.509
7 2 (0.65%) Network Security
8 1 (0.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.98%) SAP HANA
2 3 (0.98%) Relational Database
2 3 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.65%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.33%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.33%) Star Schema
4 1 (0.33%) OLAP
4 1 (0.33%) MySQL
4 1 (0.33%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 58 (18.95%) Selenium
2 35 (11.44%) JIRA
3 31 (10.13%) QuickTest Pro
4 19 (6.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (3.59%) WebDriver
5 11 (3.59%) Bugzilla
6 9 (2.94%) Zephyr
7 7 (2.29%) Visual Studio
8 6 (1.96%) FitNesse
8 6 (1.96%) LoadRunner
9 4 (1.31%) Subversion
10 3 (0.98%) FogBugz
11 2 (0.65%) TestDirector
11 2 (0.65%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.33%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.33%) TestNG
12 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.33%) QALoad
General
1 49 (16.01%) Finance
2 21 (6.86%) Legal
3 16 (5.23%) Retail
4 7 (2.29%) Publishing
4 7 (2.29%) Banking
5 4 (1.31%) Local Government
6 3 (0.98%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.98%) Advertising
6 3 (0.98%) Games
7 2 (0.65%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.33%) Electronics
8 1 (0.33%) Back Office
8 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 145 (47.39%) Analyst
2 69 (22.55%) Test Analyst
3 58 (18.95%) Business Analyst
4 36 (11.76%) Tester
5 34 (11.11%) Software Tester
6 29 (9.48%) Test Engineer
7 25 (8.17%) Test Manager
8 23 (7.52%) QA Engineer
9 21 (6.86%) Software Engineer
10 19 (6.21%) Test Leader
10 19 (6.21%) Software Test Analyst
11 18 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
12 17 (5.56%) Data Protection Officer
12 17 (5.56%) Security Officer
13 11 (3.59%) Senior Business Analyst
13 11 (3.59%) Architect
13 11 (3.59%) Software Test Engineer
14 10 (3.27%) UAT Analyst
15 7 (2.29%) Senior Test Analyst
16 6 (1.96%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (10.46%) HTML
2 25 (8.17%) .NET
3 17 (5.56%) CSS
4 13 (4.25%) Web Services
5 9 (2.94%) XML
6 5 (1.63%) Middleware
7 4 (1.31%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.98%) SOAP
8 3 (0.98%) J2EE
9 2 (0.65%) Ajax
9 2 (0.65%) GWT
9 2 (0.65%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.65%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.65%) REST
10 1 (0.33%) SAP PI
10 1 (0.33%) WSH
10 1 (0.33%) MDX
10 1 (0.33%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
2 17 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 16 (5.23%) Computer Science
3 16 (5.23%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.94%) Wiki
5 6 (1.96%) EPoS
5 6 (1.96%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.31%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (0.98%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.98%) AS400
8 2 (0.65%) Online Games
8 2 (0.65%) EFT
9 1 (0.33%) Open Source
9 1 (0.33%) Derivative
9 1 (0.33%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.33%) Replication
9 1 (0.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 49 (16.01%) Windows
2 18 (5.88%) Linux
3 14 (4.58%) UNIX
4 4 (1.31%) Windows XP
4 4 (1.31%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.98%) Android
6 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (34.64%) Software Testing
2 74 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (23.20%) Scrum
4 69 (22.55%) Automated Testing
5 56 (18.30%) Test Scripting
6 51 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 49 (16.01%) User Acceptance Testing
8 48 (15.69%) Project Management
9 41 (13.40%) Test Automation
10 33 (10.78%) Manual Testing
11 31 (10.13%) Regression Testing
12 30 (9.80%) UML
12 30 (9.80%) Test Management
13 28 (9.15%) PRINCE2
13 28 (9.15%) Test Strategy
14 27 (8.82%) Use Case
15 24 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (7.84%) User Stories
15 24 (7.84%) Performance Testing
16 22 (7.19%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 73 (23.86%) SQL
2 41 (13.40%) Java
3 28 (9.15%) C#
4 22 (7.19%) JavaScript
5 15 (4.90%) C++
6 13 (4.25%) Python
7 8 (2.61%) VBScript
7 8 (2.61%) VB
8 7 (2.29%) T-SQL
8 7 (2.29%) VBA
9 5 (1.63%) C
10 3 (0.98%) VB6
11 2 (0.65%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.65%) Assembly Language
11 2 (0.65%) Perl
11 2 (0.65%) PHP
12 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.33%) PowerHouse
12 1 (0.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 128 (41.83%) ISTQB
2 76 (24.84%) Degree
3 61 (19.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 17 (5.56%) CBAP
5 7 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.63%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.63%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.31%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.33%) APMP
9 1 (0.33%) HND
9 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.33%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (37.91%) QA
2 21 (6.86%) ISO 9001
2 21 (6.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 30 (9.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 44 (14.38%) Microsoft
2 22 (7.19%) SAP
3 19 (6.21%) HP
4 18 (5.88%) Oracle
5 4 (1.31%) Capita
6 3 (0.98%) Citrix
7 2 (0.65%) Ab Initio
7 2 (0.65%) Planview
7 2 (0.65%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.65%) Adobe
7 2 (0.65%) Atmel
8 1 (0.33%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.33%) CODA
8 1 (0.33%) Sage
8 1 (0.33%) webMethods
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Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + car allowance and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40k - 45k per year
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Salary: £20k - 25k per year
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Salary: £25k - 30k per year
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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