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

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 81 82 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 11 13 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.05% 1.05% 2.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.42% 4.22% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 8
Median salary £45,000 £57,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +64.28%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
203 308 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.31% 24.84% 24.72%
Number of salaries quoted 146 240 197
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 August 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Essex

ISEB
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 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
Brentwood 0 2 £45,000 -
Colchester - 2 £35,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £45,000 -
Basildon -1 1 - -
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 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 Essex region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 25 (83.33%) Finance
2 19 (63.33%) Degree
3 15 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (46.67%) PRINCE2
4 14 (46.67%) QA
5 13 (43.33%) Legal
6 12 (40.00%) Business Analysis
6 12 (40.00%) Project Management
7 11 (36.67%) Software Testing
8 10 (33.33%) Supplier Management
8 10 (33.33%) Programme Management
8 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 10 (33.33%) MS Project
8 10 (33.33%) Java
9 9 (30.00%) SOAP
9 9 (30.00%) C#
9 9 (30.00%) HP
9 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
9 9 (30.00%) Performance Testing
9 9 (30.00%) SoapUI
10 8 (26.67%) LoadRunner
11 7 (23.33%) Citrix
11 7 (23.33%) VBA
11 7 (23.33%) HP SiteScope
11 7 (23.33%) Test Strategy
12 6 (20.00%) SQL
13 5 (16.67%) HP UFT
13 5 (16.67%) Asset Management
14 4 (13.33%) Wealth Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) SoapUI
2 8 (26.67%) LoadRunner
3 5 (16.67%) HP UFT
4 3 (10.00%) Selenium
5 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
5 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.33%) git-flow
5 1 (3.33%) JIRA
5 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 25 (83.33%) Finance
2 13 (43.33%) Legal
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 10 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
1 10 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 7 (23.33%) Tester
3 5 (16.67%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 5 (16.67%) LoadRunner Tester
3 5 (16.67%) Performance Tester
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Performance Tester
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Business Change Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Business Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Change Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Services Director
5 2 (6.67%) Software Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Software Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) SOAP
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) PRINCE2
3 12 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 12 (40.00%) Project Management
4 11 (36.67%) Software Testing
5 10 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 10 (33.33%) Supplier Management
6 9 (30.00%) Performance Testing
7 7 (23.33%) Test Strategy
8 5 (16.67%) Asset Management
9 4 (13.33%) Six Sigma
9 4 (13.33%) Wealth Management
10 3 (10.00%) SDLC
10 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
10 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
11 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
11 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
11 2 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) Java
2 9 (30.00%) C#
3 7 (23.33%) VBA
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (6.67%) Groovy
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (63.33%) Degree
2 15 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.67%) CBAP
3 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (46.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) HP
3 7 (23.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle