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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 119 112 118
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 127 163 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.06% 2.26% 2.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.44% 7.33% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 103 136 133
Median salary £34,500 £44,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.47% +14.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £65,400
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
1706 2224 2367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.63% 30.78% 30.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1317 1885 1850
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +33 46 £32,500 -15.58% 5
Hertfordshire -25 32 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Essex +14 17 £45,000 -12.19% 1
Cambridgeshire -20 14 £37,500 -16.20%
Bedfordshire +11 13 £32,500 -
Norfolk -18 5 £24,000 -11.11%
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 117 (49.79%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (40.00%) QA
3 82 (34.89%) ISTQB
4 75 (31.91%) Finance
5 56 (23.83%) SDLC
6 50 (21.28%) SQL
7 49 (20.85%) Software Testing
8 47 (20.00%) Degree
9 43 (18.30%) Business Analysis
9 43 (18.30%) Test Scripting
10 42 (17.87%) Manual Testing
11 40 (17.02%) Automated Testing
12 37 (15.74%) Scrum
12 37 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
13 35 (14.89%) Java
14 34 (14.47%) Selenium
15 33 (14.04%) C#
16 32 (13.62%) JIRA
16 32 (13.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 32 (13.62%) Automation Testing
17 31 (13.19%) Microsoft
18 30 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
19 29 (12.34%) Project Management
20 28 (11.91%) PRINCE2
20 28 (11.91%) User Acceptance Testing
21 25 (10.64%) MS Excel
22 23 (9.79%) Regression Testing
22 23 (9.79%) HP
22 23 (9.79%) Test Automation
23 22 (9.36%) Continuous Improvement

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 (0.43%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
1 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 25 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 21 (8.94%) MS Office
3 11 (4.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (3.83%) MS Project
4 9 (3.83%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.55%) ATM
2 5 (2.13%) SMS
3 2 (0.85%) 3GPP
3 2 (0.85%) LTE
4 1 (0.43%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.43%) SSH
4 1 (0.43%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.40%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (14.47%) Selenium
2 32 (13.62%) JIRA
3 12 (5.11%) SoapUI
3 12 (5.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (4.26%) LoadRunner
5 9 (3.83%) Cucumber
6 7 (2.98%) JMeter
7 5 (2.13%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.13%) HP UFT
8 4 (1.70%) Robot Framework
9 3 (1.28%) Subversion
9 3 (1.28%) TestRail
10 2 (0.85%) Appium
10 2 (0.85%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.85%) ClearCase
10 2 (0.85%) WATIR
11 1 (0.43%) LabVIEW
11 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.43%) TestComplete
11 1 (0.43%) Toad
General
1 75 (31.91%) Finance
2 19 (8.09%) Retail
3 16 (6.81%) Legal
4 13 (5.53%) Banking
5 10 (4.26%) Games
6 8 (3.40%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.85%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Electronics
8 1 (0.43%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 136 (57.87%) Analyst
2 86 (36.60%) Test Analyst
3 48 (20.43%) Tester
4 42 (17.87%) Business Analyst
5 30 (12.77%) Software Analyst
6 26 (11.06%) QA Analyst
7 25 (10.64%) Software Tester
7 25 (10.64%) Test Engineer
8 23 (9.79%) QA Tester
9 22 (9.36%) Software Test Analyst
10 21 (8.94%) QA Test Analyst
10 21 (8.94%) Software QA Tester
11 18 (7.66%) Manual Test Analyst
12 14 (5.96%) Automation Tester
13 13 (5.53%) Automation Test Analyst
13 13 (5.53%) IT Analyst
13 13 (5.53%) Manual Tester
13 13 (5.53%) Project Manager
14 12 (5.11%) Business IT Analyst
14 12 (5.11%) QA Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.81%) SOAP
2 12 (5.11%) .NET
3 7 (2.98%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.13%) Flash
4 5 (2.13%) Web Services
5 4 (1.70%) Gherkin
5 4 (1.70%) REST
6 2 (0.85%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.85%) HTML
7 1 (0.43%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.26%) Online Games
4 8 (3.40%) Client/Server
5 7 (2.98%) EPoS
6 6 (2.55%) iPad
6 6 (2.55%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.13%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.13%) Statistics
8 4 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.28%) Fintech
9 3 (1.28%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.85%) User Experience
11 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.43%) iPhone
11 1 (0.43%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.43%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.51%) Windows
2 5 (2.13%) Unix
2 5 (2.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (49.79%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (23.83%) SDLC
3 49 (20.85%) Software Testing
4 43 (18.30%) Business Analysis
4 43 (18.30%) Test Scripting
5 42 (17.87%) Manual Testing
6 40 (17.02%) Automated Testing
7 37 (15.74%) Scrum
8 32 (13.62%) Automation Testing
9 30 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 29 (12.34%) Project Management
11 28 (11.91%) PRINCE2
11 28 (11.91%) User Acceptance Testing
12 23 (9.79%) Regression Testing
12 23 (9.79%) Test Automation
13 22 (9.36%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (8.51%) TDD
15 19 (8.09%) DSDM
16 18 (7.66%) Performance Testing
16 18 (7.66%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 50 (21.28%) SQL
2 35 (14.89%) Java
3 33 (14.04%) C#
4 16 (6.81%) VBA
5 3 (1.28%) C
5 3 (1.28%) C++
5 3 (1.28%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.85%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.85%) Python
7 1 (0.43%) Groovy
7 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.43%) VB
7 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 82 (34.89%) ISTQB
2 47 (20.00%) Degree
3 32 (13.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (2.98%) ISEB Practitioner
5 6 (2.55%) APMP
6 4 (1.70%) CBAP
7 3 (1.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (1.28%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.28%) PMP
7 3 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.85%) CITP
8 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.43%) AAT
9 1 (0.43%) ACCA
9 1 (0.43%) CCAB
9 1 (0.43%) CIPFA
9 1 (0.43%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (40.00%) QA
2 5 (2.13%) SLA
3 2 (0.85%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (5.53%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (3.83%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 31 (13.19%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.79%) HP
3 13 (5.53%) Oracle
4 10 (4.26%) Citrix
5 6 (2.55%) NCR
5 6 (2.55%) Planview
6 5 (2.13%) Cadence
6 5 (2.13%) Guidewire
6 5 (2.13%) VMware
7 4 (1.70%) Tableau
8 2 (0.85%) Rally
9 1 (0.43%) Capita
9 1 (0.43%) IBM
9 1 (0.43%) TIBCO
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