The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 69 106 82
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -24
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 81 38 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.37% 1.64% 2.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.13% 4.78% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 66 32 41
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £38,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,800 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
800 795 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.24% 34.24% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 697 659 464
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 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
Rickmansworth +6 34 £55,000 -32.51% 1
Watford -6 6 £56,250 +12.50%
Hemel Hempstead -2 4 £50,000 - 2
Hitchin +13 3 - -
Welwyn Garden City 0 3 - -
Borehamwood -15 3 £38,750 -
Letchworth -6 2 £31,000 -19.48%
Hertford - 2 £45,000 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £43,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £32,500 - 1
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 82 (68.33%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (40.83%) PRINCE2
3 45 (37.50%) Finance
4 33 (27.50%) Scrum
4 33 (27.50%) ISTQB
5 32 (26.67%) Risk Management
5 32 (26.67%) SQL
5 32 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (24.17%) MS Excel
6 29 (24.17%) Software Testing
6 29 (24.17%) Waterfall
7 27 (22.50%) Microsoft
8 26 (21.67%) Degree
9 22 (18.33%) SDLC
10 20 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 19 (15.83%) Project Management
11 19 (15.83%) SQL Server
12 18 (15.00%) MS Office
12 18 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
13 16 (13.33%) TDD
13 16 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
14 15 (12.50%) QA
14 15 (12.50%) Manual Testing
15 14 (11.67%) Selenium
15 14 (11.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 14 (11.67%) Test Strategy
15 14 (11.67%) ATDD
15 14 (11.67%) Validation
15 14 (11.67%) HP UFT
16 13 (10.83%) UNIX

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 29 (24.17%) MS Excel
2 18 (15.00%) MS Office
3 6 (5.00%) MS Visio
4 5 (4.17%) MS Project
5 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.33%) HTTP
2 2 (1.67%) Telnet
2 2 (1.67%) SSH
2 2 (1.67%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.83%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (11.67%) HP UFT
1 14 (11.67%) Selenium
2 12 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (5.00%) JIRA
4 4 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.33%) Eclipse
4 4 (3.33%) LoadRunner
4 4 (3.33%) JMeter
4 4 (3.33%) LabVIEW
4 4 (3.33%) Subversion
5 3 (2.50%) Toad
6 2 (1.67%) SoapUI
General
1 45 (37.50%) Finance
2 11 (9.17%) Banking
3 10 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 9 (7.50%) Retail
4 9 (7.50%) Legal
5 6 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (40.83%) Analyst
2 37 (30.83%) Project Manager
3 31 (25.83%) Test Analyst
4 17 (14.17%) Business Analyst
5 14 (11.67%) Agile Project Manager
6 13 (10.83%) Developer
7 10 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
7 10 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (7.50%) Business Systems Analyst
8 9 (7.50%) Systems Analyst
8 9 (7.50%) Test Engineer
9 8 (6.67%) .NET Developer
9 8 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (6.67%) IT Business Analyst
10 6 (5.00%) Software Test Analyst
10 6 (5.00%) QA Engineer
10 6 (5.00%) Tester
11 5 (4.17%) Test Manager
11 5 (4.17%) Automation Tester
12 4 (3.33%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.00%) .NET
1 12 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (6.67%) HTML
3 6 (5.00%) XML
4 4 (3.33%) JSON
5 2 (1.67%) jQuery
5 2 (1.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.67%) CSS
6 1 (0.83%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 32 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.50%) IVR
3 8 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.33%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.50%) Spread Betting
5 3 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.50%) iPhone
5 3 (2.50%) iPad
5 3 (2.50%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.67%) PMI
7 1 (0.83%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.83%) UNIX
2 11 (9.17%) Windows
3 7 (5.83%) Linux
4 3 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (68.33%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (40.83%) PRINCE2
3 33 (27.50%) Scrum
4 32 (26.67%) Risk Management
5 29 (24.17%) Software Testing
5 29 (24.17%) Waterfall
6 22 (18.33%) SDLC
7 19 (15.83%) Project Management
8 16 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (13.33%) TDD
9 15 (12.50%) Manual Testing
10 14 (11.67%) Test Strategy
10 14 (11.67%) ATDD
10 14 (11.67%) Validation
11 13 (10.83%) Line Management
12 12 (10.00%) Unit Testing
12 12 (10.00%) Automated Testing
12 12 (10.00%) MVC
13 10 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 32 (26.67%) SQL
2 12 (10.00%) C#
3 10 (8.33%) VBA
4 9 (7.50%) Java
5 7 (5.83%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.33%) Ruby
6 4 (3.33%) C++
6 4 (3.33%) C
7 2 (1.67%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (27.50%) ISTQB
2 26 (21.67%) Degree
3 20 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 14 (11.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (7.50%) SC Cleared
6 9 (7.50%) Security Cleared
7 6 (5.00%) ISEB Practitioner
8 5 (4.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (3.33%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (3.33%) HND
9 4 (3.33%) CCNA
9 4 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (2.50%) APMP
11 2 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (1.67%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.83%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.33%) HP
3 4 (3.33%) Cisco
3 4 (3.33%) Verint
4 2 (1.67%) Oracle
5 1 (0.83%) IBM
5 1 (0.83%) Planview
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hertfordshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Hertfordshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000 per annum plus bonus (£19,500/£22,500) and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago