The first table below looks at the demand for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 105 85 108
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +23
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 38 48 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.53% 2.28% 1.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.78% 7.61% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 36 35 49
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £42,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
795 631 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.04% 29.92% 29.50%
Number of salaries quoted 673 491 667
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

ISEB
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
Letchworth - 12 £38,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £50,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City +13 4 £37,500 +10.29%
Watford -20 3 £42,500 +21.42% 1
St Albans - 1 £35,000 -
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 20 (25.00%) SQL
1 20 (25.00%) Finance
1 20 (25.00%) Legal
2 18 (22.50%) Data Security
2 18 (22.50%) Business Continuity
2 18 (22.50%) ISTQB
2 18 (22.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (22.50%) Data Protection Act
2 18 (22.50%) ISO 9001
2 18 (22.50%) Intranet
2 18 (22.50%) Data Protection
2 18 (22.50%) PCI DSS
2 18 (22.50%) Information Governance
3 17 (21.25%) Scrum
4 16 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 15 (18.75%) Project Management
5 15 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 12 (15.00%) UML
7 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
7 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
7 11 (13.75%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (11.25%) Test Scripting
8 9 (11.25%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (11.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (11.25%) Degree
8 9 (11.25%) Windows
9 8 (10.00%) Software Testing
9 8 (10.00%) Waterfall
10 7 (8.75%) Integration Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.50%) TPMS
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) MS Office
1 6 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.25%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.50%) Intranet
2 4 (5.00%) LAN
2 4 (5.00%) SAN
3 1 (1.25%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.50%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.25%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.25%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.25%) OLAP
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.50%) Selenium
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (25.00%) Finance
1 20 (25.00%) Legal
2 7 (8.75%) Retail
3 5 (6.25%) Banking
4 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.50%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.50%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Marketing
5 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (51.25%) Analyst
2 21 (26.25%) Business Analyst
3 18 (22.50%) Security Officer
3 18 (22.50%) Data Protection Officer
4 16 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 11 (13.75%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Architect
6 6 (7.50%) Project Manager
6 6 (7.50%) Business Architect
6 6 (7.50%) Senior Business Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Senior Architect
7 5 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Tester
7 5 (6.25%) Software Tester
8 3 (3.75%) Developer
8 3 (3.75%) IT Business Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Software Test Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Software Test Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Test Leader
9 2 (2.50%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.25%) .NET
2 3 (3.75%) Middleware
3 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.50%) GWT
3 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.25%) Web Services
4 1 (1.25%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.25%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.50%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (7.50%) EPoS
3 3 (3.75%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.50%) EFT
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.25%) Equities
5 1 (1.25%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.25%) Windows
2 4 (5.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.50%) Linux
4 1 (1.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.50%) Data Security
1 18 (22.50%) Business Continuity
1 18 (22.50%) Data Protection
1 18 (22.50%) Information Governance
2 17 (21.25%) Scrum
3 16 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 15 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 15 (18.75%) Project Management
5 12 (15.00%) UML
6 11 (13.75%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (11.25%) Test Scripting
7 9 (11.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (10.00%) Software Testing
8 8 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 7 (8.75%) Integration Testing
9 7 (8.75%) Programme Management
9 7 (8.75%) ITIL
10 6 (7.50%) Data Modelling
10 6 (7.50%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.00%) SQL
2 7 (8.75%) T-SQL
3 5 (6.25%) C#
4 3 (3.75%) Java
4 3 (3.75%) VB6
4 3 (3.75%) VB
5 2 (2.50%) VBA
6 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (22.50%) ISTQB
2 9 (11.25%) Degree
3 6 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (7.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.75%) APMP
5 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.25%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (22.50%) ISO 9001
1 18 (22.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 18 (22.50%) PCI DSS
2 6 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (11.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.75%) SAP
3 3 (3.75%) Citrix
3 3 (3.75%) Planview
4 2 (2.50%) Ab Initio
4 2 (2.50%) HP
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle
4 2 (2.50%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.25%) CODA
5 1 (1.25%) Sage
Watford, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: + Gd benefits 25 days holiday and excellent pensipon scheme
Posted: 4 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20k-25k + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Royston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + 20 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 15% Flexible Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + car allowance and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago