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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 212 195 146
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -49
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 1365 1721 2159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.62% 1.74% 2.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.31% 6.36% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1124 1429 1752
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
ISEB
UK

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
21620 27062 29569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.73% 27.30% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 17209 21630 23808
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 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
London -60 353 £55,000 +10.00% 42
South East +32 259 £40,000 +4.23% 19
Yorkshire -3 170 £41,000 +17.14% 16
East of England +26 135 £36,000 -10.00% 10
North West -68 135 £37,500 - 18
South West +19 132 £37,500 +7.14% 13
West Midlands +25 129 £39,000 +11.42% 18
East Midlands -16 55 £42,500 +13.33% 9
North East -3 4 £37,500 +44.23%
Midlands +7 1 £75,000 +87.50%
ISEB
UK

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 England region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 1530 (54.08%) Agile Software Development
2 1261 (44.57%) ISTQB
3 910 (32.17%) Finance
4 796 (28.14%) QA
5 782 (27.64%) SQL
6 673 (23.79%) Selenium
6 673 (23.79%) Software Testing
7 596 (21.07%) Business Analysis
8 586 (20.71%) Test Scripting
9 552 (19.51%) Degree
10 543 (19.19%) SDLC
11 521 (18.42%) Microsoft
12 489 (17.29%) User Acceptance Testing
13 479 (16.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 461 (16.30%) Stakeholder Management
15 451 (15.94%) Scrum
16 449 (15.87%) Test Automation
17 429 (15.16%) Automated Testing
18 388 (13.72%) Waterfall
19 381 (13.47%) C#
20 378 (13.36%) Java
21 360 (12.73%) Regression Testing
22 347 (12.27%) Analytical Skills
23 332 (11.74%) Project Management
24 330 (11.66%) Manual Testing
25 327 (11.56%) JIRA
26 325 (11.49%) Test Management
27 313 (11.06%) BDD
28 310 (10.96%) MS Excel
29 307 (10.85%) Functional Testing

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 59 (2.09%) SharePoint
2 34 (1.20%) Confluence
3 26 (0.92%) IIS
4 25 (0.88%) WebSphere
5 22 (0.78%) CMS
6 16 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 12 (0.42%) Documentum
8 8 (0.28%) MS Exchange
9 7 (0.25%) GlassFish
9 7 (0.25%) SAS
10 6 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (0.21%) FileNet
10 6 (0.21%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.14%) Apache
12 3 (0.11%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.071%) Alfresco
14 1 (0.035%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.035%) SAP Portal
14 1 (0.035%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.035%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 310 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 187 (6.61%) MS Office
3 104 (3.68%) MS Visio
4 77 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 60 (2.12%) MS Project
6 3 (0.11%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.071%) Mingle
8 1 (0.035%) HipChat
8 1 (0.035%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (0.67%) Sentinel
2 16 (0.57%) SAP CO
2 16 (0.57%) SAP FI
2 16 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
3 15 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 13 (0.46%) Postilion
5 12 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
6 11 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
7 9 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.14%) Exstream
8 4 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
8 4 (0.14%) Primavera
8 4 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 3 (0.11%) SAP hybris
10 2 (0.071%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.071%) Magento
10 2 (0.071%) OpenText MBPM
10 2 (0.071%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.071%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 117 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 73 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (2.58%) IaaS
3 71 (2.51%) PaaS
4 69 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
5 39 (1.38%) SaaS
6 5 (0.18%) Lucidchart
7 3 (0.11%) GitHub
8 2 (0.071%) Force.com
8 2 (0.071%) Office 365
8 2 (0.071%) Slack
9 1 (0.035%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (1.27%) Internet
2 35 (1.24%) SMS
3 24 (0.85%) Firewall
4 22 (0.78%) LAN
4 22 (0.78%) WAN
5 20 (0.71%) TCP/IP
6 18 (0.64%) SSH
7 16 (0.57%) ATM
7 16 (0.57%) DNS
8 11 (0.39%) HTTP
9 10 (0.35%) IP Telephony
10 9 (0.32%) HTTPS
11 8 (0.28%) LTE
12 6 (0.21%) GSM
12 6 (0.21%) UMTS
12 6 (0.21%) VoIP
13 5 (0.18%) Wireshark
14 4 (0.14%) 4G
14 4 (0.14%) SIGTRAN
14 4 (0.14%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (6.72%) SQL Server
2 110 (3.89%) Relational Database
3 92 (3.25%) MySQL
4 57 (2.01%) DB2
5 36 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (0.99%) Oracle BI EE
7 26 (0.92%) Big Data
8 15 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (0.46%) RDBMS
10 12 (0.42%) QlikView
10 12 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (0.35%) Hadoop
13 9 (0.32%) Power BI
14 7 (0.25%) Oracle Database
15 6 (0.21%) MS Access
15 6 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (0.18%) GIS
17 4 (0.14%) Cognos Report Studio
17 4 (0.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 673 (23.79%) Selenium
2 327 (11.56%) JIRA
3 264 (9.33%) Cucumber
4 256 (9.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 164 (5.80%) WebDriver
6 163 (5.76%) SoapUI
7 133 (4.70%) SpecFlow
8 131 (4.63%) JMeter
9 124 (4.38%) HP UFT
10 100 (3.53%) Visual Studio
11 98 (3.46%) LoadRunner
12 76 (2.69%) Jenkins
13 67 (2.37%) JUnit
14 59 (2.09%) Git (software)
15 49 (1.73%) Appium
16 38 (1.34%) Selenium IDE
17 33 (1.17%) TestNG
18 28 (0.99%) Ranorex
19 26 (0.92%) Bugzilla
20 25 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 910 (32.17%) Finance
2 291 (10.29%) Retail
3 206 (7.28%) Banking
4 128 (4.52%) Legal
5 94 (3.32%) Telecoms
6 80 (2.83%) Marketing
7 66 (2.33%) Law
7 66 (2.33%) Publishing
8 64 (2.26%) Games
9 43 (1.52%) Back Office
10 32 (1.13%) Advertising
11 31 (1.10%) Manufacturing
12 26 (0.92%) Electronics
13 21 (0.74%) Investment Banking
14 16 (0.57%) Automotive
15 12 (0.42%) Financial Institution
16 9 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.25%) Multimedia
18 6 (0.21%) Retail Banking
19 5 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1503 (53.13%) Analyst
2 782 (27.64%) Test Analyst
3 642 (22.69%) Business Analyst
4 454 (16.05%) Tester
5 270 (9.54%) Test Engineer
6 228 (8.06%) Senior Analyst
7 202 (7.14%) Test Manager
8 193 (6.82%) Test Leader
9 168 (5.94%) Automation Test Analyst
10 164 (5.80%) Software Analyst
11 162 (5.73%) QA Tester
12 159 (5.62%) Automation Tester
13 154 (5.44%) Software Tester
14 140 (4.95%) Software Test Analyst
15 138 (4.88%) Senior Test Analyst
16 137 (4.84%) QA Analyst
17 127 (4.49%) Test Automation Engineer
18 114 (4.03%) QA Engineer
19 108 (3.82%) IT Analyst
20 107 (3.78%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (9.72%) .NET
2 165 (5.83%) XML
3 133 (4.70%) SOAP
4 129 (4.56%) Web Services
5 113 (3.99%) HTML
6 79 (2.79%) REST
7 73 (2.58%) Gherkin
8 48 (1.70%) .NET Framework
9 42 (1.48%) Flash
10 39 (1.38%) CSS
11 28 (0.99%) ASP.NET
12 24 (0.85%) Ajax
13 17 (0.60%) Middleware
14 16 (0.57%) XBRL
15 15 (0.53%) HTML5
16 13 (0.46%) RESTful
16 13 (0.46%) Spring
17 12 (0.42%) Hibernate
17 12 (0.42%) JSON
18 11 (0.39%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 347 (12.27%) Analytical Skills
2 190 (6.72%) Computer Science
3 135 (4.77%) Data Centre
4 106 (3.75%) Mobile App
5 102 (3.61%) Management Information System
6 52 (1.84%) CMDB
7 42 (1.48%) Statistics
8 40 (1.41%) Client/Server
9 37 (1.31%) User Experience
10 32 (1.13%) Online Games
11 31 (1.10%) Driving Licence
11 31 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 31 (1.10%) Mathematics
12 28 (0.99%) Reinsurance
13 27 (0.95%) Fintech
14 23 (0.81%) Virtual Team
15 22 (0.78%) FMCG
16 19 (0.67%) Public Cloud
17 16 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
18 14 (0.49%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 245 (8.66%) Windows
2 131 (4.63%) Linux
3 66 (2.33%) Unix
4 48 (1.70%) Android
5 47 (1.66%) Apple iOS
6 46 (1.63%) Windows Server
7 17 (0.60%) Windows 10
8 16 (0.57%) Mac OS X
9 13 (0.46%) CentOS
10 10 (0.35%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.28%) Solaris
12 7 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.11%) AIX
13 3 (0.11%) Kali Linux
13 3 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.071%) SUSE
15 1 (0.035%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1530 (54.08%) Agile Software Development
2 673 (23.79%) Software Testing
3 596 (21.07%) Business Analysis
4 586 (20.71%) Test Scripting
5 543 (19.19%) SDLC
6 489 (17.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 461 (16.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 451 (15.94%) Scrum
9 449 (15.87%) Test Automation
10 429 (15.16%) Automated Testing
11 388 (13.72%) Waterfall
12 360 (12.73%) Regression Testing
13 332 (11.74%) Project Management
14 330 (11.66%) Manual Testing
15 325 (11.49%) Test Management
16 313 (11.06%) BDD
17 307 (10.85%) Functional Testing
18 292 (10.32%) TDD
19 288 (10.18%) Test Strategy
20 273 (9.65%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 782 (27.64%) SQL
2 381 (13.47%) C#
3 378 (13.36%) Java
4 118 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 109 (3.85%) Python
6 77 (2.72%) Ruby
7 52 (1.84%) C
7 52 (1.84%) C++
8 39 (1.38%) VB
9 36 (1.27%) PHP
10 31 (1.10%) Bash Shell
11 30 (1.06%) T-SQL
12 28 (0.99%) VB.NET
13 24 (0.85%) VBA
14 20 (0.71%) Perl
15 17 (0.60%) VBScript
16 15 (0.53%) Groovy
17 14 (0.49%) Shell Script
18 12 (0.42%) R
19 9 (0.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1261 (44.57%) ISTQB
2 552 (19.51%) Degree
3 479 (16.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 125 (4.42%) Security Cleared
5 84 (2.97%) ISEB Practitioner
6 77 (2.72%) PMP
7 74 (2.62%) PMI Certification
8 67 (2.37%) SC Cleared
9 64 (2.26%) DV Cleared
9 64 (2.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 42 (1.48%) IIBA
11 27 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
12 26 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 24 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 21 (0.74%) CISSP
15 17 (0.60%) APMP
16 15 (0.53%) CISM
17 14 (0.49%) CBAP
18 13 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
19 11 (0.39%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 796 (28.14%) QA
2 67 (2.37%) SLA
3 20 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.64%) MiFID
5 12 (0.42%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.28%) ISO 14001
7 7 (0.25%) COBIT
8 6 (0.21%) PCI DSS
9 5 (0.18%) PMBOK
10 4 (0.14%) SDET
10 4 (0.14%) Solvency II
11 3 (0.11%) FATCA
11 3 (0.11%) ISO19770
12 2 (0.071%) Basel II
12 2 (0.071%) Basel III
12 2 (0.071%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.071%) GAMP
System Software
1 109 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 72 (2.55%) Virtual Machines
3 19 (0.67%) Active Directory
4 13 (0.46%) Firmware
5 6 (0.21%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.18%) Docker
7 1 (0.035%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.035%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.035%) vSphere
7 1 (0.035%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 202 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 69 (2.44%) SCVMM
3 19 (0.67%) SCOrch
3 19 (0.67%) vRealize
4 7 (0.25%) HP SiteScope
5 6 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.21%) SCCM
5 6 (0.21%) SCOM
6 2 (0.071%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.071%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.071%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (0.071%) RSA Archer
6 2 (0.071%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.071%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.035%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.035%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.035%) Control-M
7 1 (0.035%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.035%) WMI
Vendors
1 521 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 297 (10.50%) HP
3 235 (8.31%) Oracle
4 110 (3.89%) VMware
5 102 (3.61%) IBM
6 91 (3.22%) SAP
7 62 (2.19%) Citrix
8 57 (2.01%) EMC
9 55 (1.94%) Cisco
10 53 (1.87%) BMC
11 52 (1.84%) CheckPoint
12 51 (1.80%) NetApp
13 50 (1.77%) Juniper
14 43 (1.52%) Cadence
15 34 (1.20%) Atlassian
16 32 (1.13%) Sun
17 27 (0.95%) Siebel
18 19 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
19 17 (0.60%) Red Hat
20 16 (0.57%) Cognizant
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Perks
Posted: 20 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 42k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 15% pension + 15% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Flexi-time, 25 Hols, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Michael Page International
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Perks
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £81,000 + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
ESA Group
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 extensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago