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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 103 77 95
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +18
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 34 78 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.67% 3.30% 2.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.70% 10.46% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 29 66 39
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £82,000 £65,100
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
597 746 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.32% 31.54% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 471 648 663
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

ISEB
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Watford +1 6 £38,750 -8.82%
Letchworth +5 4 £34,500 +6.15% 1
Welwyn Garden City +2 3 - -
Hemel Hempstead -2 3 £50,000 -
St Albans - 3 £45,000 -
Borehamwood +6 2 £33,750 -12.90% 1
Stevenage +2 2 £32,500 -
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 29 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.09%) Selenium
2 20 (35.09%) Test Scripting
3 17 (29.82%) Automated Testing
3 17 (29.82%) MS Excel
4 16 (28.07%) SQL
4 16 (28.07%) ISTQB
5 15 (26.32%) Finance
6 13 (22.81%) JIRA
6 13 (22.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (21.05%) TDD
8 11 (19.30%) PRINCE2
8 11 (19.30%) HP
8 11 (19.30%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (19.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (17.54%) MS Office
10 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
10 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
10 9 (15.79%) Project Management
10 9 (15.79%) Retail
10 9 (15.79%) Manual Testing
10 9 (15.79%) QA
11 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
11 8 (14.04%) Software Testing
11 8 (14.04%) C#
11 8 (14.04%) Relational Database
11 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (12.28%) VBA
12 7 (12.28%) .NET

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (29.82%) MS Excel
2 10 (17.54%) MS Office
3 6 (10.53%) MS Visio
4 3 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (3.51%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) ATM
2 1 (1.75%) PuTTY
2 1 (1.75%) SSH
2 1 (1.75%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.04%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.02%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (35.09%) Selenium
2 13 (22.81%) JIRA
3 6 (10.53%) JMeter
4 5 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (7.02%) Robot Framework
6 3 (5.26%) HP UFT
6 3 (5.26%) Subversion
7 2 (3.51%) Appium
7 2 (3.51%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.51%) WATIR
8 1 (1.75%) Calabash
8 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.75%) LabVIEW
8 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.75%) TestRail
8 1 (1.75%) Toad
8 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (26.32%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Retail
3 5 (8.77%) Banking
4 4 (7.02%) Legal
5 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.51%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (54.39%) Analyst
2 26 (45.61%) Test Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) Developer
4 6 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.02%) QA Leader
6 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Tester
7 3 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) QA Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) QA Test Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Resource Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) IT Business Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) .NET
1 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET
2 5 (8.77%) SOAP
2 5 (8.77%) Web Services
3 4 (7.02%) Gherkin
3 4 (7.02%) REST
4 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.75%) HTML
5 1 (1.75%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.28%) EPoS
3 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.75%) Fintech
4 1 (1.75%) iPad
4 1 (1.75%) iPhone
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.75%) Android
3 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.09%) Test Scripting
3 17 (29.82%) Automated Testing
4 13 (22.81%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (21.05%) TDD
6 11 (19.30%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (19.30%) PRINCE2
7 9 (15.79%) Manual Testing
7 9 (15.79%) Project Management
8 8 (14.04%) Software Testing
8 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
9 7 (12.28%) ITIL
10 6 (10.53%) MVC
10 6 (10.53%) Regression Testing
10 6 (10.53%) Risk Analysis
10 6 (10.53%) Scrum
10 6 (10.53%) SDLC
10 6 (10.53%) Volume Testing
11 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
12 4 (7.02%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) SQL
2 8 (14.04%) C#
3 7 (12.28%) VBA
4 5 (8.77%) Java
5 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.75%) C
6 1 (1.75%) C++
6 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (28.07%) ISTQB
2 11 (19.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (10.53%) Degree
4 3 (5.26%) APMP
4 3 (5.26%) PMI Certification
4 3 (5.26%) PMP
5 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) HP
2 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.53%) NCR
4 3 (5.26%) Planview
5 2 (3.51%) Rally
5 2 (3.51%) VMware
6 1 (1.75%) IBM
Borehamwood
Hamilton Fraser
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago