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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 85 98 120
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +22
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 59 33 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.50% 1.66% 1.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.28% 5.67% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 45 28 36
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £66,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
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
810 582 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.26% 29.35% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 648 457 647
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Watford +8 23 £50,000 -4.76%
Stevenage +13 8 £28,750 -4.16%
Hemel Hempstead - 7 £50,000 - 1
Rickmansworth -9 2 £73,250 +19.10% 1
Hitchin -14 2 - -
Royston - 2 £22,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Borehamwood -3 1 - -
Berkhamsted - 1 £35,000 -
Letchworth - 1 £38,500 -
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 36 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (33.67%) Degree
3 29 (29.59%) Business Analysis
4 27 (27.55%) Finance
4 27 (27.55%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (25.51%) ISTQB
6 24 (24.49%) Project Management
7 21 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
8 20 (20.41%) PRINCE2
9 19 (19.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (19.39%) QA
10 17 (17.35%) Scrum
10 17 (17.35%) Windows
11 16 (16.33%) Legal
12 15 (15.31%) Microsoft
12 15 (15.31%) Waterfall
13 14 (14.29%) Test Scripting
13 14 (14.29%) UML
14 13 (13.27%) ISO 9001
14 13 (13.27%) Intranet
14 13 (13.27%) Change Management
14 13 (13.27%) Data Security
14 13 (13.27%) Business Continuity
14 13 (13.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 13 (13.27%) Retail
14 13 (13.27%) Data Protection
14 13 (13.27%) PCI DSS
14 13 (13.27%) Data Protection Act
14 13 (13.27%) Information Governance
15 12 (12.24%) Use Case

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 4 (4.08%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.14%) MS Project
3 3 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.06%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.27%) Intranet
2 5 (5.10%) SAN
2 5 (5.10%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.08%) MySQL
3 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.02%) DB2
4 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (1.02%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 6 (6.12%) Subversion
2 4 (4.08%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.06%) Bugzilla
3 3 (3.06%) JIRA
4 2 (2.04%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.04%) Selenium
4 2 (2.04%) JMeter
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.02%) Cucumber
General
1 27 (27.55%) Finance
2 16 (16.33%) Legal
3 13 (13.27%) Retail
4 5 (5.10%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.08%) Banking
6 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.02%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (46.94%) Analyst
2 30 (30.61%) Business Analyst
3 17 (17.35%) Senior Analyst
4 16 (16.33%) Test Analyst
5 14 (14.29%) Tester
6 13 (13.27%) Security Officer
6 13 (13.27%) Data Protection Officer
7 12 (12.24%) Senior Architect
7 12 (12.24%) Business Architect
7 12 (12.24%) Architect
7 12 (12.24%) Test Manager
7 12 (12.24%) Senior Business Analyst
8 8 (8.16%) QA Engineer
8 8 (8.16%) Software Tester
9 6 (6.12%) Test Leader
10 5 (5.10%) Senior Test Analyst
10 5 (5.10%) IT Business Analyst
10 5 (5.10%) Software Test Analyst
11 4 (4.08%) Senior Tester
11 4 (4.08%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.10%) XML
1 5 (5.10%) HTML
2 4 (4.08%) REST
2 4 (4.08%) SOAP
3 3 (3.06%) Middleware
4 1 (1.02%) Flash
4 1 (1.02%) J2EE
4 1 (1.02%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (27.55%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (13.27%) Data Protection Act
3 9 (9.18%) Mobile App
4 7 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.06%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.35%) Windows
2 6 (6.12%) UNIX
3 5 (5.10%) Windows XP
3 5 (5.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.59%) Business Analysis
3 24 (24.49%) Project Management
4 20 (20.41%) PRINCE2
5 19 (19.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (17.35%) Scrum
7 15 (15.31%) Waterfall
8 14 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 14 (14.29%) UML
9 13 (13.27%) Change Management
9 13 (13.27%) Data Security
9 13 (13.27%) Business Continuity
9 13 (13.27%) Data Protection
9 13 (13.27%) Information Governance
10 12 (12.24%) Use Case
10 12 (12.24%) BPMN
10 12 (12.24%) Requirements Management
10 12 (12.24%) IDEF
10 12 (12.24%) Data Modelling
11 11 (11.22%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.24%) SQL
2 6 (6.12%) Java
3 5 (5.10%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.02%) Ruby
4 1 (1.02%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (33.67%) Degree
2 25 (25.51%) ISTQB
3 12 (12.24%) SC Cleared
3 12 (12.24%) Security Cleared
4 10 (10.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (5.10%) APMP
6 4 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.02%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.02%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.39%) QA
2 13 (13.27%) ISO 9001
2 13 (13.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (13.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.02%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (5.10%) Active Directory
1 5 (5.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (15.31%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.22%) HP
3 8 (8.16%) VMware
4 5 (5.10%) Oracle
5 4 (4.08%) Citrix
6 3 (3.06%) SAP
7 2 (2.04%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.02%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.02%) CODA
8 1 (1.02%) Sage
8 1 (1.02%) Cisco
8 1 (1.02%) Planview
8 1 (1.02%) VocaLink
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago