The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
UK / England
Rank 206 196 146
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -50
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 1254 1684 2065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.59% 1.80% 2.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.31% 6.49% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1047 1414 1649
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -3.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
19865 25947 26770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.21% 27.74% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15796 20995 21523
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in England

ISEB
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the England region.

ISEB Salary Trend in England

ISEB
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

ISEB Salary Histogram in England

ISEB
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
London -56 343 £55,000 +10.00% 32
South East +20 220 £40,000 - 30
Yorkshire -17 151 £42,500 +21.42% 22
South West +20 144 £37,500 +10.29% 15
East of England +24 125 £37,500 -6.25% 13
North West -78 119 £40,000 +8.10% 17
West Midlands +25 107 £39,000 +11.42% 14
East Midlands +4 44 £42,500 +13.33% 8
North East -9 3 £33,000 +17.85% 3
Midlands +13 1 £75,000 +87.50%
ISEB
UK

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 1471 (54.20%) Agile Software Development
2 1265 (46.61%) ISTQB
3 894 (32.94%) Finance
4 763 (28.11%) SQL
5 732 (26.97%) QA
6 663 (24.43%) Selenium
7 630 (23.21%) Software Testing
8 598 (22.03%) Test Scripting
9 546 (20.12%) Business Analysis
10 487 (17.94%) User Acceptance Testing
11 486 (17.91%) SDLC
12 484 (17.83%) Microsoft
13 462 (17.02%) Degree
14 453 (16.69%) Test Automation
15 434 (15.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 422 (15.55%) Stakeholder Management
17 418 (15.40%) Automated Testing
18 401 (14.78%) Scrum
19 396 (14.59%) Waterfall
20 374 (13.78%) C#
21 348 (12.82%) Java
22 341 (12.56%) BDD
23 331 (12.20%) JIRA
24 326 (12.01%) Regression Testing
25 314 (11.57%) MS Excel
26 310 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
27 306 (11.27%) Manual Testing
28 300 (11.05%) Project Management
29 297 (10.94%) Cucumber
30 296 (10.91%) Test Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in 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 50 (1.84%) SharePoint
2 28 (1.03%) Confluence
3 19 (0.70%) WebSphere
4 17 (0.63%) CMS
5 13 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 11 (0.41%) IIS
7 10 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (0.33%) GlassFish
9 7 (0.26%) Documentum
10 5 (0.18%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.15%) IBM HTTP Server
11 4 (0.15%) SAS
11 4 (0.15%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.15%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.15%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.074%) Apache
12 2 (0.074%) FileNet
13 1 (0.037%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.037%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.037%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 314 (11.57%) MS Excel
2 161 (5.93%) MS Office
3 108 (3.98%) MS Visio
4 73 (2.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 60 (2.21%) MS Project
6 4 (0.15%) Open Workbench
7 3 (0.11%) Mingle
8 1 (0.037%) HipChat
8 1 (0.037%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (0.66%) Postilion
2 17 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (0.63%) Sentinel
3 11 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
4 10 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
4 10 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
4 10 (0.37%) SAP CO
4 10 (0.37%) SAP FI
4 10 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
5 8 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.18%) SAP ERP
7 4 (0.15%) Exstream
7 4 (0.15%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 3 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.11%) Hyperion Enterprise
8 3 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
8 3 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.11%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 115 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 79 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
3 75 (2.76%) IaaS
4 73 (2.69%) Amazon EC2
4 73 (2.69%) PaaS
5 36 (1.33%) SaaS
6 7 (0.26%) Lucidchart
7 2 (0.074%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.074%) Slack
8 1 (0.037%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 39 (1.44%) SMS
2 34 (1.25%) Internet
3 23 (0.85%) Firewall
4 21 (0.77%) ATM
5 18 (0.66%) LAN
5 18 (0.66%) SSH
6 17 (0.63%) TCP/IP
6 17 (0.63%) WAN
7 12 (0.44%) HTTPS
8 11 (0.41%) DNS
9 10 (0.37%) IP Telephony
10 9 (0.33%) HTTP
11 7 (0.26%) FTP
12 5 (0.18%) Intranet
13 4 (0.15%) Extranet
13 4 (0.15%) LDAP
13 4 (0.15%) LTE
13 4 (0.15%) Network Security
13 4 (0.15%) SSL
13 4 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (7.18%) SQL Server
2 116 (4.27%) Relational Database
3 90 (3.32%) MySQL
4 57 (2.10%) DB2
5 31 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
6 30 (1.11%) Oracle BI EE
7 28 (1.03%) Big Data
8 14 (0.52%) Power BI
8 14 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (0.44%) Hadoop
9 12 (0.44%) RDBMS
10 11 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (0.26%) GIS
13 5 (0.18%) NoSQL
13 5 (0.18%) QlikView
14 4 (0.15%) MS Access
14 4 (0.15%) Oracle OWB
14 4 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 663 (24.43%) Selenium
2 331 (12.20%) JIRA
3 297 (10.94%) Cucumber
4 264 (9.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 159 (5.86%) SoapUI
6 141 (5.20%) WebDriver
7 125 (4.61%) SpecFlow
8 123 (4.53%) HP UFT
9 120 (4.42%) JMeter
10 107 (3.94%) LoadRunner
11 90 (3.32%) Visual Studio
12 88 (3.24%) Jenkins
13 64 (2.36%) Git (software)
14 54 (1.99%) JUnit
15 49 (1.81%) Appium
16 34 (1.25%) Bugzilla
17 29 (1.07%) Selenium IDE
18 26 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 26 (0.96%) Subversion
18 26 (0.96%) TestNG
General
1 894 (32.94%) Finance
2 289 (10.65%) Retail
3 229 (8.44%) Banking
4 138 (5.08%) Legal
5 98 (3.61%) Telecoms
6 80 (2.95%) Law
7 77 (2.84%) Marketing
8 71 (2.62%) Publishing
9 48 (1.77%) Games
10 35 (1.29%) Back Office
11 31 (1.14%) Advertising
12 30 (1.11%) Manufacturing
13 26 (0.96%) Investment Banking
14 23 (0.85%) Electronics
15 20 (0.74%) Financial Institution
16 17 (0.63%) Automotive
17 9 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.26%) Multimedia
19 5 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
19 5 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1466 (54.02%) Analyst
2 813 (29.96%) Test Analyst
3 580 (21.37%) Business Analyst
4 383 (14.11%) Tester
5 267 (9.84%) Test Engineer
6 226 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
7 199 (7.33%) Test Manager
8 184 (6.78%) Test Leader
9 164 (6.04%) Automation Test Analyst
10 161 (5.93%) Software Analyst
11 143 (5.27%) Senior Test Analyst
12 140 (5.16%) Software Test Analyst
13 136 (5.01%) Test Automation Engineer
14 130 (4.79%) QA Tester
15 127 (4.68%) QA Analyst
15 127 (4.68%) Software Tester
16 125 (4.61%) Automation Tester
17 102 (3.76%) Manual Test Analyst
18 97 (3.57%) QA Test Analyst
19 94 (3.46%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (10.10%) .NET
2 167 (6.15%) XML
3 142 (5.23%) SOAP
4 117 (4.31%) Web Services
5 94 (3.46%) HTML
6 85 (3.13%) Gherkin
7 63 (2.32%) REST
8 52 (1.92%) .NET Framework
9 46 (1.69%) Flash
10 29 (1.07%) CSS
11 24 (0.88%) ASP.NET
12 19 (0.70%) JSON
13 15 (0.55%) RESTful
14 14 (0.52%) Middleware
15 13 (0.48%) XBRL
16 11 (0.41%) Ajax
16 11 (0.41%) HTML5
17 10 (0.37%) J2EE
18 9 (0.33%) WSDL
18 9 (0.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 310 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
2 166 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 139 (5.12%) Data Centre
4 112 (4.13%) Mobile App
5 94 (3.46%) Management Information System
6 56 (2.06%) CMDB
7 48 (1.77%) Statistics
8 42 (1.55%) Client/Server
9 30 (1.11%) Driving Licence
10 28 (1.03%) User Experience
11 26 (0.96%) Fintech
11 26 (0.96%) Mathematics
12 25 (0.92%) Online Games
13 19 (0.70%) Reinsurance
13 19 (0.70%) Virtual Team
14 17 (0.63%) Public Cloud
15 16 (0.59%) FMCG
16 15 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 13 (0.48%) Data Structures
17 13 (0.48%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 273 (10.06%) Windows
2 122 (4.50%) Linux
3 54 (1.99%) Unix
4 42 (1.55%) Windows Server
5 41 (1.51%) Android
6 39 (1.44%) Apple iOS
7 15 (0.55%) Windows 10
8 12 (0.44%) Mac OS X
9 9 (0.33%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.22%) CentOS
10 6 (0.22%) Kali Linux
10 6 (0.22%) Solaris
11 5 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.15%) AIX
13 1 (0.037%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.037%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.037%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1471 (54.20%) Agile Software Development
2 630 (23.21%) Software Testing
3 598 (22.03%) Test Scripting
4 546 (20.12%) Business Analysis
5 487 (17.94%) User Acceptance Testing
6 486 (17.91%) SDLC
7 453 (16.69%) Test Automation
8 422 (15.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 418 (15.40%) Automated Testing
10 401 (14.78%) Scrum
11 396 (14.59%) Waterfall
12 341 (12.56%) BDD
13 326 (12.01%) Regression Testing
14 306 (11.27%) Manual Testing
15 300 (11.05%) Project Management
16 296 (10.91%) TDD
16 296 (10.91%) Test Management
17 292 (10.76%) Test Strategy
18 286 (10.54%) Functional Testing
19 270 (9.95%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 763 (28.11%) SQL
2 374 (13.78%) C#
3 348 (12.82%) Java
4 117 (4.31%) Python
5 94 (3.46%) JavaScript
6 79 (2.91%) Ruby
7 62 (2.28%) C++
8 37 (1.36%) C
9 24 (0.88%) PHP
9 24 (0.88%) VB.NET
10 22 (0.81%) T-SQL
10 22 (0.81%) VB
11 18 (0.66%) VBA
12 17 (0.63%) Bash Shell
13 16 (0.59%) Perl
14 12 (0.44%) VBScript
15 11 (0.41%) R
16 10 (0.37%) Groovy
16 10 (0.37%) PowerShell
17 9 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1265 (46.61%) ISTQB
2 462 (17.02%) Degree
3 434 (15.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 119 (4.38%) Security Cleared
5 78 (2.87%) PMI Certification
6 77 (2.84%) PMP
7 73 (2.69%) ISEB Practitioner
8 66 (2.43%) DV Cleared
9 59 (2.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 52 (1.92%) SC Cleared
11 44 (1.62%) IIBA
12 27 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
13 24 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 20 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 19 (0.70%) CISSP
16 17 (0.63%) APMP
17 16 (0.59%) CISM
18 14 (0.52%) CBAP
19 12 (0.44%) CISA
20 10 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 732 (26.97%) QA
2 67 (2.47%) SLA
3 19 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (0.59%) MiFID
5 13 (0.48%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.41%) ISO 14001
7 7 (0.26%) COBIT
8 5 (0.18%) SDET
9 4 (0.15%) FATCA
9 4 (0.15%) GDPR
10 3 (0.11%) ISO19770
10 3 (0.11%) PMBOK
11 2 (0.074%) Basel II
11 2 (0.074%) Basel III
11 2 (0.074%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.074%) GAMP
11 2 (0.074%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.037%) Solvency II
System Software
1 101 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (2.84%) Virtual Machines
3 15 (0.55%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.26%) Docker
5 4 (0.15%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.074%) Firmware
7 1 (0.037%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.037%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.037%) vSphere
7 1 (0.037%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 190 (7.00%) HP Quality Center
2 73 (2.69%) SCVMM
3 17 (0.63%) SCOrch
3 17 (0.63%) vRealize
4 10 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.22%) HP SiteScope
5 6 (0.22%) SCCM
6 4 (0.15%) CA Single Sign-On
6 4 (0.15%) SCOM
7 1 (0.037%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.037%) Control-M
7 1 (0.037%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.037%) Puppet
7 1 (0.037%) WMI
Vendors
1 484 (17.83%) Microsoft
2 284 (10.46%) HP
3 246 (9.06%) Oracle
4 110 (4.05%) IBM
5 101 (3.72%) VMware
6 95 (3.50%) SAP
7 67 (2.47%) Citrix
8 62 (2.28%) EMC
9 59 (2.17%) BMC
9 59 (2.17%) Cisco
10 58 (2.14%) CheckPoint
11 57 (2.10%) NetApp
12 56 (2.06%) Juniper
13 46 (1.69%) Cadence
14 31 (1.14%) Sun
15 29 (1.07%) Siebel
16 27 (0.99%) Atlassian
17 17 (0.63%) NCR
18 16 (0.59%) Cognizant
19 15 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Bonus, Holidays, Pension, Discounts, Life Assura
Posted: 16 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Channel 3 Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £27500.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Amazing Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ebury
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, Work-Life Balance
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Plus Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Plus Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago