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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 202 179 167
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -12
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 1504 1864 2153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.64% 1.85% 1.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.07% 6.76% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1212 1562 1748
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
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
24784 27554 31063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.99% 27.35% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 20162 21836 25104
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -57 409 £52,500 +5.00% 44
South East -9 341 £38,000 -10.58% 38
Yorkshire -24 187 £35,000 -12.50% 20
West Midlands +1 150 £35,000 - 16
East of England +26 119 £35,000 -2.77% 14
South West +19 112 £42,500 +6.25% 19
North West -26 111 £40,000 +11.11% 13
East Midlands +16 69 £40,750 +8.66% 10
Midlands +6 4 £50,000 +19.76%
North East -14 4 £44,500 +67.92%
ISEB
UK

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 1559 (49.84%) Agile Software Development
2 1376 (43.99%) ISTQB
3 1134 (36.25%) Finance
4 869 (27.78%) QA
5 773 (24.71%) SQL
6 761 (24.33%) Software Testing
7 716 (22.89%) SDLC
8 710 (22.70%) Degree
9 673 (21.52%) User Acceptance Testing
10 641 (20.49%) Test Scripting
11 604 (19.31%) Business Analysis
12 590 (18.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 577 (18.45%) Selenium
14 489 (15.63%) Scrum
15 472 (15.09%) Automated Testing
16 457 (14.61%) Test Automation
17 455 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
18 437 (13.97%) Waterfall
19 412 (13.17%) Project Management
20 408 (13.04%) Functional Testing
21 399 (12.76%) Java
22 397 (12.69%) Manual Testing
23 395 (12.63%) Microsoft
24 394 (12.60%) Stakeholder Management
25 390 (12.47%) PRINCE2
26 386 (12.34%) Test Strategy
27 378 (12.08%) Regression Testing
28 334 (10.68%) Test Management
29 330 (10.55%) JIRA
30 329 (10.52%) C#

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 51 (1.63%) SharePoint
2 50 (1.60%) IIS
3 39 (1.25%) Confluence
4 23 (0.74%) CMS
5 16 (0.51%) MQSeries
6 14 (0.45%) CICS
7 13 (0.42%) Apache
8 11 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 9 (0.29%) MS Exchange
10 8 (0.26%) JBoss
10 8 (0.26%) NServiceBus
10 8 (0.26%) WebSphere
11 7 (0.22%) SAS
12 6 (0.19%) Documentum
13 5 (0.16%) Node.js
14 4 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.13%) Drupal
14 4 (0.13%) MS Project Server
14 4 (0.13%) Tomcat
15 2 (0.064%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 260 (8.31%) MS Excel
2 182 (5.82%) MS Office
3 110 (3.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 98 (3.13%) MS Visio
5 36 (1.15%) MS Project
6 9 (0.29%) Mingle
7 4 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.032%) Gliffy
8 1 (0.032%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 14 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 10 (0.32%) Temenos T24
4 9 (0.29%) Markit EDM
4 9 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
4 9 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.16%) SAP ERP
5 5 (0.16%) SAP SD
5 5 (0.16%) Summit
6 4 (0.13%) Primavera
6 4 (0.13%) SAP CO
6 4 (0.13%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.096%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.064%) BASE24
8 2 (0.064%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.064%) Retail-J
8 2 (0.064%) VisionPLUS
9 1 (0.032%) Northgate Housing
9 1 (0.032%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 75 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
3 45 (1.44%) IaaS
3 45 (1.44%) PaaS
4 19 (0.61%) SaaS
5 9 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.096%) AdWords
7 2 (0.064%) Google Drive
7 2 (0.064%) Pure360
7 2 (0.064%) Sage Pay
7 2 (0.064%) Trello
8 1 (0.032%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (1.73%) Internet
2 33 (1.05%) SMS
3 29 (0.93%) VoIP
4 25 (0.80%) TCP/IP
5 24 (0.77%) HTTP
6 22 (0.70%) 4G
7 21 (0.67%) WAN
8 19 (0.61%) 2G
8 19 (0.61%) 3G
9 18 (0.58%) LAN
9 18 (0.58%) SCCP
9 18 (0.58%) SIGTRAN
10 14 (0.45%) DNS
11 13 (0.42%) Firewall
11 13 (0.42%) INAP
11 13 (0.42%) M3UA
11 13 (0.42%) SCTP
11 13 (0.42%) SMPP
11 13 (0.42%) SSH
11 13 (0.42%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 270 (8.63%) SQL Server
2 91 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
3 84 (2.69%) MySQL
4 75 (2.40%) Relational Database
5 66 (2.11%) DB2
6 43 (1.37%) Oracle Database
7 36 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
8 30 (0.96%) DataStage
8 30 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (0.74%) Big Data
10 19 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (0.42%) QlikView
14 9 (0.29%) Data Mining
15 8 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
16 7 (0.22%) DbVisualizer
17 6 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
17 6 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 5 (0.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 577 (18.45%) Selenium
2 330 (10.55%) JIRA
3 208 (6.65%) Cucumber
4 188 (6.01%) HP UFT
5 173 (5.53%) WebDriver
6 168 (5.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 122 (3.90%) SoapUI
8 100 (3.20%) Jenkins
9 99 (3.16%) Visual Studio
10 98 (3.13%) JMeter
11 92 (2.94%) LoadRunner
12 73 (2.33%) Git (software)
13 71 (2.27%) JUnit
14 70 (2.24%) SpecFlow
15 43 (1.37%) TestNG
16 40 (1.28%) Appium
16 40 (1.28%) Hudson
17 37 (1.18%) FitNesse
18 33 (1.05%) SilkTest
19 32 (1.02%) WATIR
General
1 1134 (36.25%) Finance
2 263 (8.41%) Banking
3 206 (6.59%) Retail
4 165 (5.27%) Telecoms
5 113 (3.61%) Legal
6 89 (2.85%) Law
7 87 (2.78%) Marketing
8 63 (2.01%) Advertising
9 59 (1.89%) Publishing
10 52 (1.66%) Manufacturing
11 40 (1.28%) Games
12 34 (1.09%) Investment Banking
13 26 (0.83%) Aerospace
13 26 (0.83%) Back Office
14 24 (0.77%) Front Office
15 16 (0.51%) Automotive
16 15 (0.48%) Electronics
17 14 (0.45%) Retail Banking
18 12 (0.38%) Financial Institution
19 6 (0.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1715 (54.83%) Analyst
2 929 (29.70%) Test Analyst
3 676 (21.61%) Business Analyst
4 515 (16.46%) Tester
5 239 (7.64%) Test Engineer
6 227 (7.26%) Senior Analyst
7 213 (6.81%) Automation Tester
8 186 (5.95%) Automation Test Analyst
9 181 (5.79%) QA Analyst
9 181 (5.79%) Test Manager
10 176 (5.63%) Software Analyst
11 166 (5.31%) Test Leader
12 157 (5.02%) Software Tester
13 153 (4.89%) QA Tester
14 122 (3.90%) QA Engineer
14 122 (3.90%) QA Test Analyst
15 114 (3.64%) Senior Test Analyst
16 112 (3.58%) Agile Business Analyst
17 109 (3.48%) IT Analyst
18 105 (3.36%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 329 (10.52%) .NET
2 209 (6.68%) XML
3 170 (5.43%) Web Services
4 147 (4.70%) HTML
5 110 (3.52%) SOAP
6 74 (2.37%) Gherkin
7 64 (2.05%) .NET Framework
8 54 (1.73%) REST
9 47 (1.50%) ASP.NET
10 41 (1.31%) CSS
11 37 (1.18%) Middleware
12 34 (1.09%) Flash
13 24 (0.77%) XBRL
14 23 (0.74%) Spring
15 20 (0.64%) Hibernate
16 18 (0.58%) Ajax
17 17 (0.54%) J2EE
17 17 (0.54%) JSON
17 17 (0.54%) RESTful
18 16 (0.51%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 455 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
2 243 (7.77%) Computer Science
3 141 (4.51%) Data Centre
4 80 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 70 (2.24%) Mathematics
6 63 (2.01%) Mobile App
7 55 (1.76%) CMDB
8 50 (1.60%) Client/Server
9 47 (1.50%) Statistics
10 43 (1.37%) User Experience
11 40 (1.28%) Life Science
12 37 (1.18%) iPad
13 35 (1.12%) PMI
14 28 (0.90%) AS400
14 28 (0.90%) FMCG
15 26 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 23 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
17 20 (0.64%) EPoS
18 19 (0.61%) Derivative
19 18 (0.58%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 242 (7.74%) Windows
2 142 (4.54%) Linux
3 129 (4.12%) Unix
4 48 (1.53%) Android
5 47 (1.50%) Apple iOS
6 33 (1.05%) Windows Server
7 27 (0.86%) Solaris
8 24 (0.77%) Windows 10
9 21 (0.67%) Windows 7
10 16 (0.51%) Mac OS X
11 15 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (0.42%) Kali Linux
14 11 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (0.32%) AIX
16 9 (0.29%) SUSE
17 8 (0.26%) Windows 8
18 6 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
19 4 (0.13%) CentOS
20 1 (0.032%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1559 (49.84%) Agile Software Development
2 761 (24.33%) Software Testing
3 716 (22.89%) SDLC
4 673 (21.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 641 (20.49%) Test Scripting
6 604 (19.31%) Business Analysis
7 489 (15.63%) Scrum
8 472 (15.09%) Automated Testing
9 457 (14.61%) Test Automation
10 437 (13.97%) Waterfall
11 412 (13.17%) Project Management
12 408 (13.04%) Functional Testing
13 397 (12.69%) Manual Testing
14 394 (12.60%) Stakeholder Management
15 390 (12.47%) PRINCE2
16 386 (12.34%) Test Strategy
17 378 (12.08%) Regression Testing
18 334 (10.68%) Test Management
19 297 (9.49%) BDD
20 291 (9.30%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 773 (24.71%) SQL
2 399 (12.76%) Java
3 329 (10.52%) C#
4 116 (3.71%) Ruby
5 100 (3.20%) JavaScript
6 84 (2.69%) C
7 83 (2.65%) Python
8 70 (2.24%) C++
9 54 (1.73%) VB
10 52 (1.66%) Perl
10 52 (1.66%) VB.NET
11 41 (1.31%) PHP
11 41 (1.31%) PL/SQL
12 35 (1.12%) T-SQL
13 26 (0.83%) VBScript
14 21 (0.67%) Shell Script
15 18 (0.58%) COBOL
15 18 (0.58%) VBA
16 14 (0.45%) JCL
17 13 (0.42%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1376 (43.99%) ISTQB
2 710 (22.70%) Degree
3 590 (18.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 107 (3.42%) Security Cleared
5 104 (3.32%) PMI Certification
6 72 (2.30%) ISEB Practitioner
7 69 (2.21%) PMP
8 61 (1.95%) SC Cleared
9 54 (1.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 53 (1.69%) DV Cleared
11 37 (1.18%) CISSP
12 34 (1.09%) CBAP
13 30 (0.96%) IIBA
14 29 (0.93%) APMP
15 25 (0.80%) CISM
16 24 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
16 24 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 23 (0.74%) CISA
18 19 (0.61%) IISP
19 17 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 869 (27.78%) QA
2 56 (1.79%) SLA
3 30 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (0.61%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.42%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.22%) ISO 9000
6 7 (0.22%) SDET
7 6 (0.19%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.13%) CRD IV
8 4 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (0.13%) EMIR
8 4 (0.13%) FATCA
8 4 (0.13%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.096%) Basel II
9 3 (0.096%) MiFID
10 2 (0.064%) COBIT
11 1 (0.032%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 1 (0.032%) Basel III
System Software
1 64 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.32%) Firmware
4 5 (0.16%) vSphere
4 5 (0.16%) XenApp
5 4 (0.13%) Docker
6 3 (0.096%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.096%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.064%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.032%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 266 (8.50%) HP Quality Center
2 45 (1.44%) SCVMM
3 9 (0.29%) NetBackup
3 9 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (0.29%) Oracle ZFS
3 9 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 9 (0.29%) Unicenter
4 8 (0.26%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (0.064%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.064%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.064%) vRealize
6 1 (0.032%) CA Service Virtualization
6 1 (0.032%) nmon
6 1 (0.032%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.032%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 395 (12.63%) Microsoft
2 295 (9.43%) Oracle
3 289 (9.24%) HP
4 85 (2.72%) IBM
5 84 (2.69%) SAP
6 80 (2.56%) VMware
7 76 (2.43%) Citrix
8 52 (1.66%) Cisco
9 49 (1.57%) NetApp
10 47 (1.50%) CheckPoint
10 47 (1.50%) Juniper
11 46 (1.47%) EMC
12 43 (1.37%) BMC
13 41 (1.31%) Cadence
14 32 (1.02%) Cognos
15 29 (0.93%) Red Hat
16 23 (0.74%) Atlassian
17 22 (0.70%) Rally
18 15 (0.48%) Green Hat
19 14 (0.45%) Planview
West Midlands
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + 20% bonus plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care,
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Stratospherec
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £33800.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
University of Nottingham
Salary: £28,982 - 37,768 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum + car, pension, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 28-32k
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £37700 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum amazing benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum Up to £35K
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £28,000 to £34,900 per annum Excellent benefits packages
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago