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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 201 203 159
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -44
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 1493 1679 2124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.65% 1.64% 1.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.32% 6.01% 7.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1250 1433 1687
Median salary £40,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.11% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,527 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
23610 27917 29423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.12% 27.34% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19309 22619 22982
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +21 373 £41,000 +2.50% 26
London -13 353 £55,000 - 38
Yorkshire +12 174 £37,500 -6.25% 14
West Midlands +11 131 £34,728 +6.85% 22
South West +26 129 £40,500 +9.45% 20
North West -31 110 £33,000 -12.00% 10
East of England -30 109 £34,500 -21.59% 12
East Midlands -15 91 £39,000 +1.29% 11
North East +6 18 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Midlands +17 7 - - 1
ISEB
UK

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1583 (52.49%) Agile Software Development
2 1351 (44.79%) ISTQB
3 1081 (35.84%) Finance
4 913 (30.27%) QA
5 827 (27.42%) SQL
6 721 (23.91%) Software Testing
7 709 (23.51%) Degree
8 660 (21.88%) Selenium
9 642 (21.29%) Test Scripting
9 642 (21.29%) SDLC
10 610 (20.23%) Business Analysis
11 573 (19.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 566 (18.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 541 (17.94%) Scrum
14 480 (15.92%) Automated Testing
15 467 (15.48%) Test Automation
16 457 (15.15%) Microsoft
17 451 (14.95%) Java
18 449 (14.89%) Regression Testing
19 421 (13.96%) Manual Testing
20 411 (13.63%) C#
21 406 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
22 399 (13.23%) Project Management
23 387 (12.83%) Analytical Skills
24 375 (12.43%) Functional Testing
25 364 (12.07%) Waterfall
26 342 (11.34%) Test Strategy
27 341 (11.31%) JIRA
28 331 (10.97%) PRINCE2
29 315 (10.44%) BDD

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 65 (2.16%) IIS
2 62 (2.06%) SharePoint
3 54 (1.79%) Confluence
4 37 (1.23%) CMS
5 33 (1.09%) WebSphere
6 19 (0.63%) MS Exchange
7 15 (0.50%) Apache
8 14 (0.46%) CICS
9 12 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 11 (0.36%) Documentum
11 9 (0.30%) JBoss
11 9 (0.30%) Skype for Business
12 8 (0.27%) SAS
13 6 (0.20%) FileNet
13 6 (0.20%) NServiceBus
14 5 (0.17%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.099%) Drupal
15 3 (0.099%) MS Project Server
15 3 (0.099%) WebLogic
15 3 (0.099%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 268 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 201 (6.66%) MS Office
3 96 (3.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 75 (2.49%) MS Visio
5 43 (1.43%) MS Project
6 7 (0.23%) Mingle
7 4 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.033%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 20 (0.66%) SAP CO
1 20 (0.66%) SAP FI
1 20 (0.66%) SAP FI/CO
2 17 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.33%) Sentinel
4 8 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 7 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.23%) Primavera
6 6 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.17%) SAP ERP
7 5 (0.17%) SAP SD
8 4 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
8 4 (0.13%) Summit
9 2 (0.066%) Magento
9 2 (0.066%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.066%) Northgate Housing
9 2 (0.066%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.066%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.066%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 103 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (2.25%) IaaS
2 68 (2.25%) PaaS
3 67 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
4 66 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
5 31 (1.03%) SaaS
6 6 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.066%) Force.com
7 2 (0.066%) GitHub
7 2 (0.066%) Google Drive
7 2 (0.066%) Office 365
8 1 (0.033%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.033%) Pure360
8 1 (0.033%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 47 (1.56%) Internet
2 36 (1.19%) TCP/IP
3 32 (1.06%) SMS
4 30 (0.99%) DNS
5 27 (0.90%) Firewall
6 25 (0.83%) WAN
7 22 (0.73%) LAN
7 22 (0.73%) SSH
8 19 (0.63%) VoIP
9 17 (0.56%) 4G
10 16 (0.53%) GSM
10 16 (0.53%) HTTP
10 16 (0.53%) UMTS
11 15 (0.50%) 2G
11 15 (0.50%) 3G
12 14 (0.46%) LTE
12 14 (0.46%) SCCP
12 14 (0.46%) SIGTRAN
13 10 (0.33%) tcpdump
13 10 (0.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (7.43%) SQL Server
2 114 (3.78%) MySQL
3 74 (2.45%) DB2
4 62 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
5 57 (1.89%) Relational Database
6 31 (1.03%) Oracle Database
7 29 (0.96%) QlikView
8 19 (0.63%) Big Data
9 17 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
11 14 (0.46%) DataStage
11 14 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (0.23%) Data Mining
13 7 (0.23%) GIS
13 7 (0.23%) MS Access
14 4 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.13%) QualityStage
14 4 (0.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 660 (21.88%) Selenium
2 341 (11.31%) JIRA
3 231 (7.66%) Cucumber
4 201 (6.66%) WebDriver
5 199 (6.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 164 (5.44%) HP UFT
7 154 (5.11%) JMeter
7 154 (5.11%) SoapUI
8 112 (3.71%) Visual Studio
9 102 (3.38%) LoadRunner
9 102 (3.38%) SpecFlow
10 98 (3.25%) Jenkins
11 92 (3.05%) JUnit
12 69 (2.29%) Git (software)
13 60 (1.99%) TestNG
14 46 (1.53%) Appium
15 44 (1.46%) NUnit
16 43 (1.43%) Hudson
17 39 (1.29%) Selenium IDE
18 30 (0.99%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 1081 (35.84%) Finance
2 228 (7.56%) Retail
3 189 (6.27%) Banking
4 122 (4.05%) Telecoms
5 110 (3.65%) Legal
6 91 (3.02%) Marketing
7 74 (2.45%) Publishing
8 64 (2.12%) Games
9 48 (1.59%) Law
10 47 (1.56%) Back Office
10 47 (1.56%) Manufacturing
11 40 (1.33%) Advertising
12 28 (0.93%) Electronics
13 23 (0.76%) Automotive
14 18 (0.60%) Aerospace
15 15 (0.50%) Front Office
16 14 (0.46%) Investment Banking
17 10 (0.33%) Financial Institution
18 5 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
19 4 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1599 (53.02%) Analyst
2 845 (28.02%) Test Analyst
3 653 (21.65%) Business Analyst
4 569 (18.87%) Tester
5 263 (8.72%) Test Engineer
6 244 (8.09%) Automation Tester
7 208 (6.90%) Software Tester
8 196 (6.50%) Senior Analyst
9 193 (6.40%) QA Tester
9 193 (6.40%) Software Analyst
10 189 (6.27%) Automation Test Analyst
11 181 (6.00%) QA Analyst
11 181 (6.00%) Test Manager
12 157 (5.21%) QA Engineer
13 156 (5.17%) Test Leader
14 142 (4.71%) Software Test Analyst
15 136 (4.51%) QA Test Analyst
16 116 (3.85%) IT Analyst
17 102 (3.38%) Senior Test Analyst
18 101 (3.35%) Business IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 295 (9.78%) .NET
2 184 (6.10%) XML
3 173 (5.74%) HTML
4 149 (4.94%) Web Services
5 127 (4.21%) SOAP
6 83 (2.75%) REST
7 66 (2.19%) .NET Framework
8 63 (2.09%) Gherkin
9 58 (1.92%) ASP.NET
10 44 (1.46%) Ajax
11 41 (1.36%) CSS
12 38 (1.26%) Spring
13 34 (1.13%) Flash
13 34 (1.13%) Hibernate
14 28 (0.93%) XBRL
15 27 (0.90%) JMS
16 25 (0.83%) Middleware
17 21 (0.70%) LAMP
18 20 (0.66%) WebSphere MQ
19 19 (0.63%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 387 (12.83%) Analytical Skills
2 265 (8.79%) Computer Science
3 159 (5.27%) Data Centre
4 89 (2.95%) Mobile App
5 64 (2.12%) CMDB
6 59 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 55 (1.82%) Client/Server
7 55 (1.82%) Mathematics
8 46 (1.53%) User Experience
9 43 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 41 (1.36%) Statistics
11 34 (1.13%) iPad
12 27 (0.90%) Online Games
13 26 (0.86%) FMCG
14 24 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
15 23 (0.76%) AS400
15 23 (0.76%) Fintech
15 23 (0.76%) PMI
16 22 (0.73%) Life Science
17 21 (0.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 228 (7.56%) Windows
2 168 (5.57%) Linux
3 115 (3.81%) Unix
4 47 (1.56%) Android
5 43 (1.43%) Apple iOS
6 42 (1.39%) Windows Server
7 27 (0.90%) Solaris
8 20 (0.66%) Windows 10
9 18 (0.60%) CentOS
10 16 (0.53%) Mac OS X
10 16 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (0.46%) Windows 7
12 13 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (0.40%) AIX
14 10 (0.33%) SUSE
15 7 (0.23%) Kali Linux
16 5 (0.17%) Windows 8
17 3 (0.099%) Windows Server 2008
18 1 (0.033%) HPUX
18 1 (0.033%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1583 (52.49%) Agile Software Development
2 721 (23.91%) Software Testing
3 642 (21.29%) SDLC
3 642 (21.29%) Test Scripting
4 610 (20.23%) Business Analysis
5 573 (19.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 541 (17.94%) Scrum
7 480 (15.92%) Automated Testing
8 467 (15.48%) Test Automation
9 449 (14.89%) Regression Testing
10 421 (13.96%) Manual Testing
11 406 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
12 399 (13.23%) Project Management
13 375 (12.43%) Functional Testing
14 364 (12.07%) Waterfall
15 342 (11.34%) Test Strategy
16 331 (10.97%) PRINCE2
17 315 (10.44%) BDD
18 309 (10.25%) ITIL
19 292 (9.68%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 827 (27.42%) SQL
2 451 (14.95%) Java
3 411 (13.63%) C#
4 141 (4.68%) JavaScript
5 119 (3.95%) Ruby
6 104 (3.45%) Python
7 85 (2.82%) C
7 85 (2.82%) VB
8 68 (2.25%) PHP
9 67 (2.22%) C++
10 62 (2.06%) Perl
11 51 (1.69%) VB.NET
12 48 (1.59%) T-SQL
13 38 (1.26%) Bash Shell
14 31 (1.03%) VBScript
15 27 (0.90%) VBA
16 25 (0.83%) PL/SQL
16 25 (0.83%) Shell Script
17 22 (0.73%) Groovy
18 21 (0.70%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1351 (44.79%) ISTQB
2 709 (23.51%) Degree
3 566 (18.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 129 (4.28%) Security Cleared
5 92 (3.05%) PMI Certification
6 90 (2.98%) PMP
7 86 (2.85%) ISEB Practitioner
8 72 (2.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 66 (2.19%) DV Cleared
10 64 (2.12%) SC Cleared
11 40 (1.33%) IIBA
12 31 (1.03%) CISSP
12 31 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
13 29 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 24 (0.80%) CISM
15 23 (0.76%) CISA
16 21 (0.70%) APMP
17 19 (0.63%) IISP
18 18 (0.60%) CBAP
19 14 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 913 (30.27%) QA
2 64 (2.12%) SLA
3 32 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (0.80%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.46%) MiFID
6 7 (0.23%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.23%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.20%) ISO 9000
8 5 (0.17%) FATCA
8 5 (0.17%) PMBOK
8 5 (0.17%) SDET
9 4 (0.13%) Solvency II
10 3 (0.099%) ISO19770
11 2 (0.066%) Dodd-Frank
11 2 (0.066%) EMIR
11 2 (0.066%) GAMP
12 1 (0.033%) COBIT
System Software
1 107 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
3 29 (0.96%) Active Directory
4 22 (0.73%) Firmware
5 10 (0.33%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.13%) Docker
7 3 (0.099%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.099%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.099%) XenApp
8 1 (0.033%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 204 (6.76%) HP Quality Center
2 66 (2.19%) SCVMM
3 12 (0.40%) SCOrch
3 12 (0.40%) vRealize
4 10 (0.33%) NetBackup
4 10 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
4 10 (0.33%) Oracle ZFS
4 10 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 10 (0.33%) Unicenter
5 9 (0.30%) SCCM
5 9 (0.30%) SCOM
6 7 (0.23%) HP SiteScope
7 2 (0.066%) RSA Archer
8 1 (0.033%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 457 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 286 (9.48%) HP
3 256 (8.49%) Oracle
4 112 (3.71%) VMware
5 109 (3.61%) SAP
6 97 (3.22%) IBM
7 68 (2.25%) Citrix
8 64 (2.12%) Cisco
9 62 (2.06%) EMC
10 59 (1.96%) CheckPoint
11 57 (1.89%) BMC
11 57 (1.89%) Juniper
11 57 (1.89%) NetApp
12 41 (1.36%) Cadence
13 37 (1.23%) Atlassian
14 36 (1.19%) Red Hat
15 28 (0.93%) Rally
16 24 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
17 18 (0.60%) Cognos
18 15 (0.50%) Sun
York, North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £350 - £475 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Cotterrall Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £60k - 80k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Excellent Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + extensive Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £27,500 to £35,000 per annum attractive bens and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + Beneftis
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £90,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago