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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 197 210 152
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -58
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 1486 1659 2137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.66% 1.63% 2.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.38% 5.98% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1203 1426 1708
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
23275 27747 29009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.04% 27.18% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18801 22493 22868
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
South East +28 353 £42,250 +5.62% 20
London -19 329 £55,000 +4.76% 28
Yorkshire +29 184 £37,500 - 14
West Midlands +26 156 £37,500 +15.38% 24
North West -29 131 £33,000 -12.00% 14
East of England -11 129 £34,500 -22.47% 11
South West +6 128 £36,500 +4.28% 16
East Midlands -26 65 £39,500 +2.59% 2
North East +10 16 £36,250 +20.83%
Midlands - 6 - -
ISEB
UK

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 1569 (52.77%) Agile Software Development
2 1316 (44.27%) ISTQB
3 1024 (34.44%) Finance
4 902 (30.34%) QA
5 796 (26.77%) SQL
6 735 (24.72%) Software Testing
7 689 (23.18%) Degree
8 659 (22.17%) Selenium
9 625 (21.02%) Test Scripting
10 616 (20.72%) Business Analysis
11 605 (20.35%) SDLC
12 547 (18.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 539 (18.13%) User Acceptance Testing
14 534 (17.96%) Scrum
15 480 (16.15%) Automated Testing
16 470 (15.81%) Microsoft
17 453 (15.24%) Test Automation
18 435 (14.63%) Regression Testing
19 431 (14.50%) Java
20 427 (14.36%) Stakeholder Management
21 413 (13.89%) Manual Testing
22 392 (13.19%) C#
23 380 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
24 377 (12.68%) Project Management
25 356 (11.97%) Waterfall
26 351 (11.81%) Functional Testing
27 335 (11.27%) JIRA
28 316 (10.63%) Test Strategy
29 306 (10.29%) PRINCE2
30 301 (10.12%) ITIL

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 53 (1.78%) Confluence
1 53 (1.78%) IIS
2 52 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 33 (1.11%) CMS
3 33 (1.11%) WebSphere
4 15 (0.50%) MS Exchange
5 13 (0.44%) Documentum
6 11 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 9 (0.30%) Apache
7 9 (0.30%) CICS
7 9 (0.30%) Skype for Business
8 7 (0.24%) JBoss
8 7 (0.24%) SAS
9 6 (0.20%) FileNet
9 6 (0.20%) NServiceBus
10 4 (0.13%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.10%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.10%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.067%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.067%) WebLogic
Applications
1 267 (8.98%) MS Excel
2 187 (6.29%) MS Office
3 80 (2.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 64 (2.15%) MS Visio
5 42 (1.41%) MS Project
6 5 (0.17%) Mingle
7 3 (0.10%) Open Workbench
7 3 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.034%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 23 (0.77%) SAP CO
1 23 (0.77%) SAP FI
1 23 (0.77%) SAP FI/CO
2 17 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (0.57%) Sentinel
3 6 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.20%) Primavera
4 5 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.17%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.17%) SAP SD
5 4 (0.13%) Exstream
5 4 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.10%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (0.10%) Summit
7 2 (0.067%) Magento
7 2 (0.067%) OpenText MBPM
7 2 (0.067%) Retail-J
7 2 (0.067%) Shopify
7 2 (0.067%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 120 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 80 (2.69%) IaaS
3 78 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
3 78 (2.62%) PaaS
4 76 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
5 38 (1.28%) SaaS
6 5 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.067%) Force.com
7 2 (0.067%) GitHub
7 2 (0.067%) Google Drive
7 2 (0.067%) Office 365
7 2 (0.067%) Slack
8 1 (0.034%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 41 (1.38%) Internet
2 36 (1.21%) TCP/IP
3 31 (1.04%) SMS
4 30 (1.01%) DNS
4 30 (1.01%) Firewall
4 30 (1.01%) WAN
5 28 (0.94%) LAN
6 21 (0.71%) SSH
7 15 (0.50%) LTE
8 13 (0.44%) GSM
8 13 (0.44%) UMTS
9 12 (0.40%) HTTP
10 11 (0.37%) VoIP
11 10 (0.34%) 2G
11 10 (0.34%) 3G
11 10 (0.34%) ISUP
11 10 (0.34%) SCCP
11 10 (0.34%) SIGTRAN
11 10 (0.34%) SS7
11 10 (0.34%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (6.79%) SQL Server
2 119 (4.00%) MySQL
3 70 (2.35%) DB2
4 69 (2.32%) Relational Database
5 49 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (0.84%) QlikView
7 21 (0.71%) Oracle Database
8 20 (0.67%) Big Data
9 19 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
12 11 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (0.34%) DataStage
14 9 (0.30%) Data Mining
14 9 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
15 7 (0.24%) GIS
15 7 (0.24%) MS Access
16 5 (0.17%) Oracle BI EE
17 4 (0.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 4 (0.13%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 659 (22.17%) Selenium
2 335 (11.27%) JIRA
3 249 (8.38%) Cucumber
4 225 (7.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 185 (6.22%) WebDriver
6 160 (5.38%) SoapUI
7 156 (5.25%) JMeter
8 138 (4.64%) HP UFT
9 115 (3.87%) SpecFlow
10 109 (3.67%) Visual Studio
11 101 (3.40%) LoadRunner
12 89 (2.99%) Jenkins
13 84 (2.83%) JUnit
14 68 (2.29%) Git (software)
15 57 (1.92%) TestNG
16 48 (1.61%) Appium
17 43 (1.45%) Selenium IDE
18 38 (1.28%) Hudson
19 36 (1.21%) NUnit
20 31 (1.04%) Gatling
General
1 1024 (34.44%) Finance
2 255 (8.58%) Retail
3 184 (6.19%) Banking
4 107 (3.60%) Telecoms
5 104 (3.50%) Legal
6 84 (2.83%) Marketing
7 73 (2.46%) Games
8 72 (2.42%) Publishing
9 47 (1.58%) Law
10 43 (1.45%) Back Office
10 43 (1.45%) Manufacturing
11 39 (1.31%) Advertising
12 28 (0.94%) Electronics
13 22 (0.74%) Automotive
14 13 (0.44%) Investment Banking
15 12 (0.40%) Aerospace
15 12 (0.40%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
16 9 (0.30%) Front Office
17 6 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1572 (52.88%) Analyst
2 831 (27.95%) Test Analyst
3 649 (21.83%) Business Analyst
4 551 (18.53%) Tester
5 270 (9.08%) Test Engineer
6 223 (7.50%) Automation Tester
7 213 (7.16%) Senior Analyst
8 207 (6.96%) QA Tester
9 205 (6.90%) Software Tester
10 188 (6.32%) Automation Test Analyst
11 182 (6.12%) Software Analyst
12 171 (5.75%) QA Analyst
13 168 (5.65%) Test Leader
14 163 (5.48%) Test Manager
15 155 (5.21%) QA Engineer
16 146 (4.91%) Software Test Analyst
17 133 (4.47%) QA Test Analyst
18 121 (4.07%) Senior Test Analyst
19 118 (3.97%) IT Analyst
20 111 (3.73%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (9.42%) .NET
2 174 (5.85%) XML
3 155 (5.21%) HTML
4 129 (4.34%) Web Services
5 125 (4.20%) SOAP
6 86 (2.89%) REST
7 72 (2.42%) Gherkin
8 61 (2.05%) .NET Framework
9 55 (1.85%) ASP.NET
10 46 (1.55%) Ajax
11 37 (1.24%) Flash
12 36 (1.21%) CSS
13 32 (1.08%) Spring
14 30 (1.01%) Hibernate
15 26 (0.87%) JMS
16 22 (0.74%) Middleware
17 21 (0.71%) XBRL
18 19 (0.64%) WebSphere MQ
19 18 (0.61%) Java EE
19 18 (0.61%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 380 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
2 244 (8.21%) Computer Science
3 155 (5.21%) Data Centre
4 80 (2.69%) Mobile App
5 73 (2.46%) Management Information System
6 63 (2.12%) CMDB
7 45 (1.51%) Client/Server
7 45 (1.51%) User Experience
8 42 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 39 (1.31%) Statistics
10 37 (1.24%) Mathematics
10 37 (1.24%) Online Games
11 28 (0.94%) FMCG
12 27 (0.91%) Fintech
13 25 (0.84%) Reinsurance
14 24 (0.81%) iPad
15 22 (0.74%) Driving Licence
16 21 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
16 21 (0.71%) Virtual Team
17 19 (0.64%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 242 (8.14%) Windows
2 149 (5.01%) Linux
3 96 (3.23%) Unix
4 44 (1.48%) Android
5 43 (1.45%) Windows Server
6 41 (1.38%) Apple iOS
7 21 (0.71%) Windows 10
8 19 (0.64%) CentOS
8 19 (0.64%) Solaris
9 18 (0.61%) Windows 7
10 16 (0.54%) Mac OS X
11 15 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (0.24%) AIX
14 6 (0.20%) SUSE
15 4 (0.13%) Kali Linux
15 4 (0.13%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.067%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1569 (52.77%) Agile Software Development
2 735 (24.72%) Software Testing
3 625 (21.02%) Test Scripting
4 616 (20.72%) Business Analysis
5 605 (20.35%) SDLC
6 539 (18.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 534 (17.96%) Scrum
8 480 (16.15%) Automated Testing
9 453 (15.24%) Test Automation
10 435 (14.63%) Regression Testing
11 427 (14.36%) Stakeholder Management
12 413 (13.89%) Manual Testing
13 377 (12.68%) Project Management
14 356 (11.97%) Waterfall
15 351 (11.81%) Functional Testing
16 316 (10.63%) Test Strategy
17 306 (10.29%) PRINCE2
18 301 (10.12%) ITIL
19 297 (9.99%) BDD
20 290 (9.75%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 796 (26.77%) SQL
2 431 (14.50%) Java
3 392 (13.19%) C#
4 141 (4.74%) JavaScript
5 106 (3.57%) Python
6 98 (3.30%) Ruby
7 78 (2.62%) C
7 78 (2.62%) VB
8 57 (1.92%) C++
9 54 (1.82%) PHP
10 51 (1.72%) Perl
11 42 (1.41%) T-SQL
11 42 (1.41%) VB.NET
12 40 (1.35%) Bash Shell
13 29 (0.98%) VBScript
14 27 (0.91%) VBA
15 22 (0.74%) PL/SQL
16 21 (0.71%) Shell Script
17 19 (0.64%) Groovy
18 15 (0.50%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1316 (44.27%) ISTQB
2 689 (23.18%) Degree
3 547 (18.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 127 (4.27%) Security Cleared
5 92 (3.09%) PMP
6 87 (2.93%) PMI Certification
7 86 (2.89%) ISEB Practitioner
8 65 (2.19%) SC Cleared
9 64 (2.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 63 (2.12%) DV Cleared
11 41 (1.38%) IIBA
12 35 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
13 28 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 24 (0.81%) CISSP
15 18 (0.61%) CISM
16 17 (0.57%) APMP
16 17 (0.57%) CISA
17 15 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
18 13 (0.44%) IISP
18 13 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 902 (30.34%) QA
2 62 (2.09%) SLA
3 26 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.61%) PCI DSS
5 16 (0.54%) MiFID
6 7 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.20%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.17%) FATCA
8 5 (0.17%) PMBOK
8 5 (0.17%) SDET
9 3 (0.10%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.10%) ISO19770
9 3 (0.10%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.067%) COBIT
10 2 (0.067%) GAMP
11 1 (0.034%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 121 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 79 (2.66%) Virtual Machines
3 23 (0.77%) Active Directory
4 19 (0.64%) Firmware
5 10 (0.34%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.13%) Docker
7 2 (0.067%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.067%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.067%) XenApp
8 1 (0.034%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 206 (6.93%) HP Quality Center
2 76 (2.56%) SCVMM
3 19 (0.64%) SCOrch
3 19 (0.64%) vRealize
4 9 (0.30%) SCCM
4 9 (0.30%) SCOM
5 8 (0.27%) HP SiteScope
6 6 (0.20%) NetBackup
6 6 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (0.20%) Oracle ZFS
6 6 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (0.20%) Unicenter
7 2 (0.067%) RSA Archer
8 1 (0.034%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.034%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.034%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 470 (15.81%) Microsoft
2 283 (9.52%) HP
3 235 (7.90%) Oracle
4 125 (4.20%) VMware
5 107 (3.60%) SAP
6 96 (3.23%) IBM
7 71 (2.39%) Citrix
8 66 (2.22%) EMC
9 63 (2.12%) Cisco
10 60 (2.02%) BMC
11 59 (1.98%) CheckPoint
11 59 (1.98%) NetApp
12 57 (1.92%) Juniper
13 39 (1.31%) Cadence
14 38 (1.28%) Atlassian
15 33 (1.11%) Red Hat
16 25 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
17 24 (0.81%) Rally
18 15 (0.50%) Sun
19 13 (0.44%) Cognos
Oxfordshire
Stott & May
Posted: 1 hour ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £27500.00 - £36000.00 per annum + 20% bonus plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £60k - 80k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
PMC retail
Salary: Competitive + Pension + Healthcare & Other Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + 13% Bonus + Pension + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita ITPS
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita ITPS
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + good bonus (10%) + health + pensio
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago