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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 101 115 113
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 31 35 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.49% 1.56% 1.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.96% 5.08% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 30
Median salary £37,500 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £57,800 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
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
625 689 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.02% 30.64% 31.24%
Number of salaries quoted 509 529 646
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +14 10 £42,500 -15.00%
Rickmansworth +4 5 £42,500 -27.96%
Borehamwood +6 3 £35,000 +27.27%
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £30,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +14 1 £27,500 +27.90%
Welwyn Garden City +8 1 - -
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 33 (50.77%) Finance
2 28 (43.08%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (35.38%) ISTQB
4 21 (32.31%) HP
5 20 (30.77%) Project Management
6 16 (24.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 14 (21.54%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (21.54%) Retail
7 14 (21.54%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (20.00%) Software Testing
8 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 12 (18.46%) MS Office
9 12 (18.46%) Selenium
9 12 (18.46%) Time Management
10 11 (16.92%) Resource Management
10 11 (16.92%) QA
10 11 (16.92%) Automated Testing
11 10 (15.38%) Performance Testing
11 10 (15.38%) Web Services
11 10 (15.38%) PRINCE2
11 10 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
12 9 (13.85%) EPoS
12 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (13.85%) Oracle
12 9 (13.85%) SQL
12 9 (13.85%) Integration Testing
12 9 (13.85%) Test Scripting
13 7 (10.77%) HP UFT
13 7 (10.77%) PRINCE

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:

Applications
1 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (18.46%) MS Office
3 7 (10.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (10.77%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.62%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) HTTP
2 2 (3.08%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (18.46%) Selenium
2 7 (10.77%) HP UFT
3 6 (9.23%) JIRA
4 5 (7.69%) LoadRunner
5 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.54%) Appium
6 1 (1.54%) JMeter
6 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (50.77%) Finance
2 14 (21.54%) Retail
3 5 (7.69%) Legal
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (53.85%) Analyst
2 24 (36.92%) Test Analyst
3 10 (15.38%) Tester
4 8 (12.31%) Business Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) Service Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) Automation Tester
5 7 (10.77%) Consultant
5 7 (10.77%) Resource Manager
5 7 (10.77%) Test Consultant
6 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 6 (9.23%) Project Manager
7 5 (7.69%) Business IT Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) IT Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) IT Business Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) Performance Consultant
7 5 (7.69%) Performance Test Consultant
8 4 (6.15%) Agile Test Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Agile Tester
8 4 (6.15%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.38%) Web Services
2 5 (7.69%) HTML
3 4 (6.15%) Middleware
4 2 (3.08%) .NET
4 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.54%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.54%) REST
5 1 (1.54%) SOAP
5 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (43.08%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.85%) EPoS
3 6 (9.23%) NHS
4 3 (4.62%) Statistics
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Windows
1 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.77%) Project Management
3 14 (21.54%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (21.54%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 12 (18.46%) Time Management
6 11 (16.92%) Automated Testing
6 11 (16.92%) Resource Management
7 10 (15.38%) Performance Testing
7 10 (15.38%) PRINCE2
8 9 (13.85%) Integration Testing
8 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (13.85%) Test Scripting
9 7 (10.77%) CMMI
9 7 (10.77%) Portfolio Management
9 7 (10.77%) PRINCE
9 7 (10.77%) Quality Management
9 7 (10.77%) Waterfall
10 6 (9.23%) Functional Testing
10 6 (9.23%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.85%) SQL
2 5 (7.69%) ANSI C
2 5 (7.69%) C
3 3 (4.62%) C#
4 2 (3.08%) VBA
5 1 (1.54%) Java
5 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (35.38%) ISTQB
2 16 (24.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (10.77%) APMP
4 5 (7.69%) HP ASE
5 4 (6.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (4.62%) Degree
7 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.92%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 10 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (32.31%) HP
2 9 (13.85%) Oracle
3 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.77%) Planview
4 5 (7.69%) Citrix
4 5 (7.69%) SAP
5 4 (6.15%) CheckPoint
5 4 (6.15%) Cisco
5 4 (6.15%) Juniper
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