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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
UK / England
Rank 216 193 156
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -37
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 1206 1655 2005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.53% 1.73% 2.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.21% 6.26% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1030 1397 1600
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

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
19418 26417 26943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 24.68% 27.64% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15442 21419 21641
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 £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £67,500 £71,000
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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -50 333 £55,000 +10.00% 45
South East +36 226 £40,000 - 31
Yorkshire +6 171 £42,500 +21.42% 20
South West +24 138 £40,000 +14.28% 20
East of England +9 106 £37,000 -7.50% 5
North West -89 105 £40,000 +11.11% 15
West Midlands +5 86 £36,750 -2.00% 14
East Midlands +4 37 £35,000 -10.25% 6
North East 0 5 £33,000 -18.51%
ISEB
UK

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 1427 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 1270 (48.55%) ISTQB
3 869 (33.22%) Finance
4 704 (26.91%) SQL
5 688 (26.30%) QA
6 667 (25.50%) Selenium
7 573 (21.90%) Software Testing
8 540 (20.64%) Test Scripting
9 503 (19.23%) Business Analysis
10 461 (17.62%) Microsoft
11 454 (17.35%) User Acceptance Testing
12 449 (17.16%) Test Automation
13 419 (16.02%) Degree
14 403 (15.41%) SDLC
15 402 (15.37%) Waterfall
16 389 (14.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 383 (14.64%) Automated Testing
18 377 (14.41%) Stakeholder Management
18 377 (14.41%) Scrum
19 362 (13.84%) C#
20 350 (13.38%) Java
21 336 (12.84%) BDD
22 316 (12.08%) Cucumber
23 301 (11.51%) JIRA
24 298 (11.39%) Project Management
25 297 (11.35%) Functional Testing
26 295 (11.28%) Regression Testing
27 293 (11.20%) Test Strategy
28 289 (11.05%) Retail
29 285 (10.89%) MS Excel

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 45 (1.72%) SharePoint
2 32 (1.22%) Confluence
3 14 (0.54%) WebSphere
4 12 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (0.46%) IIS
5 9 (0.34%) GlassFish
5 9 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (0.31%) CMS
7 6 (0.23%) IBM HTTP Server
8 5 (0.19%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.15%) SAS
10 3 (0.11%) Documentum
11 2 (0.076%) Apache
12 1 (0.038%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.038%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.038%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.038%) FileNet
12 1 (0.038%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.038%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 285 (10.89%) MS Excel
2 124 (4.74%) MS Office
3 102 (3.90%) MS Visio
4 62 (2.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 52 (1.99%) MS Project
6 4 (0.15%) Mingle
6 4 (0.15%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.038%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
1 17 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (0.61%) Postilion
3 15 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
3 15 (0.57%) Oracle Receivables
4 13 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 12 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
6 11 (0.42%) Sentinel
7 9 (0.34%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 7 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.19%) SAP ERP
10 4 (0.15%) SAP CO
10 4 (0.15%) SAP FI
10 4 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
10 4 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
11 3 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 3 (0.11%) Exstream
11 3 (0.11%) Hyperion Enterprise
11 3 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 3 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 104 (3.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
3 68 (2.60%) IaaS
4 67 (2.56%) PaaS
5 66 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
6 38 (1.45%) SaaS
7 7 (0.27%) Lucidchart
8 2 (0.076%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.076%) GitHub
8 2 (0.076%) Slack
9 1 (0.038%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.15%) Internet
1 30 (1.15%) SMS
2 19 (0.73%) ATM
3 18 (0.69%) Firewall
4 17 (0.65%) HTTPS
5 16 (0.61%) SSH
5 16 (0.61%) TCP/IP
6 15 (0.57%) LAN
6 15 (0.57%) WAN
7 12 (0.46%) FTP
7 12 (0.46%) HTTP
8 11 (0.42%) IP Telephony
9 9 (0.34%) Intranet
9 9 (0.34%) LDAP
9 9 (0.34%) SSL
10 8 (0.31%) Extranet
11 7 (0.27%) DNS
12 5 (0.19%) VoIP
13 4 (0.15%) LTE
13 4 (0.15%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (7.57%) SQL Server
2 119 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 82 (3.13%) MySQL
4 56 (2.14%) DB2
5 38 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
6 31 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
7 29 (1.11%) Big Data
8 16 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (0.57%) Hadoop
9 15 (0.57%) Power BI
10 13 (0.50%) RDBMS
11 9 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (0.31%) NoSQL
13 7 (0.27%) MongoDB
13 7 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.15%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (0.15%) GIS
15 4 (0.15%) MS Access
15 4 (0.15%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 667 (25.50%) Selenium
2 316 (12.08%) Cucumber
3 301 (11.51%) JIRA
4 246 (9.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 162 (6.19%) SoapUI
6 129 (4.93%) WebDriver
7 123 (4.70%) HP UFT
8 117 (4.47%) LoadRunner
9 116 (4.43%) SpecFlow
10 115 (4.40%) JMeter
11 102 (3.90%) Jenkins
12 74 (2.83%) Visual Studio
13 62 (2.37%) Git (software)
14 57 (2.18%) JUnit
15 45 (1.72%) Appium
16 33 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 30 (1.15%) Bugzilla
18 29 (1.11%) TestNG
19 27 (1.03%) Gatling
20 22 (0.84%) Eclipse
General
1 869 (33.22%) Finance
2 289 (11.05%) Retail
3 221 (8.45%) Banking
4 157 (6.00%) Legal
5 101 (3.86%) Law
6 95 (3.63%) Telecoms
7 72 (2.75%) Marketing
8 69 (2.64%) Publishing
9 37 (1.41%) Games
10 35 (1.34%) Manufacturing
11 30 (1.15%) Back Office
12 29 (1.11%) Advertising
13 22 (0.84%) Investment Banking
14 21 (0.80%) Financial Institution
15 20 (0.76%) Electronics
16 18 (0.69%) Automotive
17 8 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
18 6 (0.23%) Front Office
19 5 (0.19%) Multimedia
19 5 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1374 (52.52%) Analyst
2 742 (28.36%) Test Analyst
3 552 (21.10%) Business Analyst
4 345 (13.19%) Tester
5 281 (10.74%) Test Engineer
6 204 (7.80%) Senior Analyst
7 202 (7.72%) Test Manager
8 192 (7.34%) Test Leader
9 148 (5.66%) Software Analyst
10 141 (5.39%) Automation Test Analyst
11 135 (5.16%) Test Automation Engineer
12 128 (4.89%) QA Analyst
12 128 (4.89%) Software Test Analyst
13 126 (4.82%) Senior Test Analyst
14 125 (4.78%) Automation Tester
15 115 (4.40%) QA Tester
16 109 (4.17%) Software Tester
17 103 (3.94%) Senior Test Engineer
18 92 (3.52%) QA Test Analyst
19 88 (3.36%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (9.94%) .NET
2 170 (6.50%) XML
3 139 (5.31%) SOAP
4 123 (4.70%) Web Services
5 108 (4.13%) Gherkin
6 76 (2.91%) HTML
7 50 (1.91%) REST
8 47 (1.80%) .NET Framework
9 35 (1.34%) Flash
10 29 (1.11%) CSS
11 23 (0.88%) JSON
12 17 (0.65%) XSD
13 16 (0.61%) ASP.NET
13 16 (0.61%) J2EE
13 16 (0.61%) Middleware
13 16 (0.61%) RESTful
14 12 (0.46%) WSDL
15 11 (0.42%) XML Schema
15 11 (0.42%) XSLT
16 10 (0.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 280 (10.70%) Analytical Skills
2 169 (6.46%) Computer Science
3 124 (4.74%) Data Centre
4 104 (3.98%) Mobile App
5 92 (3.52%) Management Information System
6 56 (2.14%) CMDB
7 25 (0.96%) Client/Server
8 23 (0.88%) Driving Licence
8 23 (0.88%) User Experience
9 22 (0.84%) Fintech
10 16 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
10 16 (0.61%) Online Games
10 16 (0.61%) Virtual Team
11 15 (0.57%) iPad
12 13 (0.50%) FMCG
12 13 (0.50%) NHS
13 12 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 11 (0.42%) Algorithms
14 11 (0.42%) Public Cloud
14 11 (0.42%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 275 (10.51%) Windows
2 117 (4.47%) Linux
3 55 (2.10%) Unix
4 36 (1.38%) Windows Server
5 28 (1.07%) Android
6 26 (0.99%) Apple iOS
7 14 (0.54%) Windows 7
8 12 (0.46%) Solaris
8 12 (0.46%) Windows 10
9 10 (0.38%) AIX
10 8 (0.31%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.27%) Kali Linux
12 6 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.15%) CentOS
13 4 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.15%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.076%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.038%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1427 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 573 (21.90%) Software Testing
3 540 (20.64%) Test Scripting
4 503 (19.23%) Business Analysis
5 454 (17.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 449 (17.16%) Test Automation
7 403 (15.41%) SDLC
8 402 (15.37%) Waterfall
9 383 (14.64%) Automated Testing
10 377 (14.41%) Scrum
10 377 (14.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 336 (12.84%) BDD
12 298 (11.39%) Project Management
13 297 (11.35%) Functional Testing
14 295 (11.28%) Regression Testing
15 293 (11.20%) Test Strategy
16 285 (10.89%) Test Management
17 280 (10.70%) TDD
18 265 (10.13%) Manual Testing
19 262 (10.02%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 704 (26.91%) SQL
2 362 (13.84%) C#
3 350 (13.38%) Java
4 115 (4.40%) Python
5 92 (3.52%) JavaScript
6 84 (3.21%) C++
7 77 (2.94%) Ruby
8 32 (1.22%) C
9 25 (0.96%) T-SQL
9 25 (0.96%) VB.NET
10 17 (0.65%) PHP
11 16 (0.61%) VBA
12 15 (0.57%) XPath
13 13 (0.50%) Perl
13 13 (0.50%) VB
13 13 (0.50%) VBScript
14 12 (0.46%) Bash Shell
15 11 (0.42%) R
16 10 (0.38%) Groovy
17 9 (0.34%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1270 (48.55%) ISTQB
2 419 (16.02%) Degree
3 389 (14.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 113 (4.32%) Security Cleared
5 70 (2.68%) PMI Certification
5 70 (2.68%) PMP
6 61 (2.33%) ISEB Practitioner
7 60 (2.29%) DV Cleared
8 49 (1.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 42 (1.61%) IIBA
10 38 (1.45%) SC Cleared
11 28 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 24 (0.92%) APMP
13 23 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
14 22 (0.84%) CBAP
15 18 (0.69%) CISM
15 18 (0.69%) CISSP
16 15 (0.57%) CISA
16 15 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 9 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 688 (26.30%) QA
2 49 (1.87%) SLA
3 20 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.54%) ISO 9001
5 13 (0.50%) ISO 14001
6 11 (0.42%) MiFID
7 10 (0.38%) GDPR
8 8 (0.31%) COBIT
9 4 (0.15%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.15%) SDET
10 3 (0.11%) FATCA
11 2 (0.076%) Basel II
11 2 (0.076%) Basel III
11 2 (0.076%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.038%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.038%) EMIR
12 1 (0.038%) IFRS
12 1 (0.038%) IFRS 9
12 1 (0.038%) Solvency II
System Software
1 83 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 70 (2.68%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (0.42%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.34%) Docker
5 2 (0.076%) Firmware
5 2 (0.076%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.076%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.038%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.038%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 179 (6.84%) HP Quality Center
2 66 (2.52%) SCVMM
3 12 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.42%) SCOrch
4 11 (0.42%) vRealize
5 9 (0.34%) CA Single Sign-On
6 6 (0.23%) HP SiteScope
7 4 (0.15%) SCCM
8 2 (0.076%) Puppet
9 1 (0.038%) Cisco IPCC
9 1 (0.038%) Control-M
9 1 (0.038%) Perfmon
9 1 (0.038%) WMI
Vendors
1 461 (17.62%) Microsoft
2 269 (10.28%) HP
3 241 (9.21%) Oracle
4 104 (3.98%) IBM
5 92 (3.52%) SAP
6 83 (3.17%) VMware
7 65 (2.48%) Citrix
8 60 (2.29%) Cisco
8 60 (2.29%) EMC
9 58 (2.22%) CheckPoint
10 57 (2.18%) NetApp
11 55 (2.10%) BMC
11 55 (2.10%) Juniper
12 36 (1.38%) Cadence
13 29 (1.11%) Siebel
14 27 (1.03%) Sun
15 19 (0.73%) Atlassian
16 17 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
17 15 (0.57%) NCR
18 14 (0.54%) Hyperion
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Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + package & bonus
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Benefits
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Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Brighton, East Sussex
ISL
Posted: 1 hour ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
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City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + bonus and full benefits
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City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
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City, London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car and excellent benefits
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Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £435000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday