The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 77 46 68
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +22
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 13 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.05% 3.26% 2.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.14% 13.19% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 13
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £66,250 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%
ISEB
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Qualifications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
314 273 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 25.24% 24.73% 30.86%
Number of salaries quoted 245 192 264
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,400 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

ISEB
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Essex region.

ISEB Salary Trend in Essex

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Essex

ISEB
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basildon -4 6 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Brentwood -10 4 £45,000 -
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 25 (58.14%) Finance
2 24 (55.81%) Business Analysis
3 13 (30.23%) QA
4 12 (27.91%) Degree
4 12 (27.91%) PRINCE2
5 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (20.93%) Banking
6 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (20.93%) Telecoms
6 9 (20.93%) PMI
6 9 (20.93%) PMI Certification
7 7 (16.28%) Software Testing
7 7 (16.28%) Test Scripting
7 7 (16.28%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (16.28%) SQL
8 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
8 6 (13.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (13.95%) ISTQB
9 5 (11.63%) SDLC
9 5 (11.63%) Scrum
9 5 (11.63%) HP
10 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
10 4 (9.30%) TestDirector
10 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
10 4 (9.30%) MS Office
10 4 (9.30%) SAP
10 4 (9.30%) Project Management
10 4 (9.30%) Selenium
10 4 (9.30%) Integration Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Office
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) TestDirector
1 4 (9.30%) JIRA
1 4 (9.30%) Selenium
2 3 (6.98%) SoapUI
2 3 (6.98%) HP UFT
General
1 25 (58.14%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Telecoms
2 9 (20.93%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (81.40%) Analyst
2 27 (62.79%) Business Analyst
3 11 (25.58%) Financial Business Analyst
3 11 (25.58%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) Banking Business Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) Tester
5 6 (13.95%) Test Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) QA Tester
6 4 (9.30%) QA Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Business Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Business Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Software Tester
8 2 (4.65%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Manual Test Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Automation Tester
9 1 (2.33%) Junior Software Tester
9 1 (2.33%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) SOAP
2 2 (4.65%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) XSLT
3 1 (2.33%) J2ME
3 1 (2.33%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) .NET
3 1 (2.33%) J2EE
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (20.93%) PMI
3 3 (6.98%) AS400
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
1 2 (4.65%) Android
1 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Business Analysis
2 12 (27.91%) PRINCE2
3 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.28%) Software Testing
5 7 (16.28%) Test Scripting
6 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
7 5 (11.63%) SDLC
7 5 (11.63%) Scrum
8 4 (9.30%) Integration Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Project Management
9 3 (6.98%) Change Management
9 3 (6.98%) ETL
9 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
10 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.65%) Wealth Management
10 2 (4.65%) Six Sigma
10 2 (4.65%) GAP Analysis
11 1 (2.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) Java
3 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.65%) C#
3 2 (4.65%) VBScript
4 1 (2.33%) VB
4 1 (2.33%) ABAP
4 1 (2.33%) VBA
4 1 (2.33%) Groovy
4 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Degree
2 9 (20.93%) PMI Certification
3 6 (13.95%) ISTQB
3 6 (13.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) HP
2 4 (9.30%) SAP
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle
Basildon, Essex
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