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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 80 110 91
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -19
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 57 34 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.68% 1.57% 2.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.78% 5.96% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 43
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £37,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £80,000 £57,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
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
529 570 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.92% 26.32% 32.24%
Number of salaries quoted 421 463 650
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Welwyn Garden City +10 15 - -
Stevenage +8 14 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Watford -6 3 £50,000 +35.13%
Harpenden - 3 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead +3 2 £27,000 -43.15%
Borehamwood -7 2 £40,000 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £22,500 -
Letchworth - 1 £26,000 -
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 49 (61.25%) ISTQB
2 47 (58.75%) Selenium
3 40 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (45.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 36 (45.00%) SQL
5 33 (41.25%) MS Excel
6 32 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 31 (38.75%) JIRA
8 29 (36.25%) Test Scripting
9 28 (35.00%) Manual Testing
10 26 (32.50%) QA
10 26 (32.50%) Automated Testing
10 26 (32.50%) Finance
11 19 (23.75%) Banking
12 18 (22.50%) TDD
13 17 (21.25%) MS Visio
14 16 (20.00%) Software Testing
14 16 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 14 (17.50%) Scrum
16 12 (15.00%) ATM
16 12 (15.00%) NCR
16 12 (15.00%) Risk Analysis
16 12 (15.00%) Postilion
17 11 (13.75%) BDD
18 10 (12.50%) Degree
18 10 (12.50%) PRINCE2
19 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
19 9 (11.25%) Regression Testing
19 9 (11.25%) Unit Testing
19 9 (11.25%) SDLC

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 33 (41.25%) MS Excel
2 17 (21.25%) MS Visio
3 6 (7.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Postilion
2 2 (2.50%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 47 (58.75%) Selenium
2 31 (38.75%) JIRA
3 8 (10.00%) Robot Framework
3 8 (10.00%) WebDriver
4 7 (8.75%) JMeter
5 5 (6.25%) Appium
5 5 (6.25%) Subversion
6 4 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.75%) Calabash
7 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.75%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.75%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.50%) TestRail
8 2 (2.50%) WATIR
9 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.25%) LabVIEW
General
1 26 (32.50%) Finance
2 19 (23.75%) Banking
3 3 (3.75%) Retail
3 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.50%) Back Office
4 2 (2.50%) Legal
4 2 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (68.75%) Analyst
1 55 (68.75%) Test Analyst
2 12 (15.00%) Postilion Analyst
3 10 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 9 (11.25%) Manual Test Analyst
5 8 (10.00%) QA Leader
6 6 (7.50%) Developer
7 5 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Software Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Software Test Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Test Leader
8 4 (5.00%) Tester
9 3 (3.75%) QA Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) QA Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Technical Leader
9 3 (3.75%) UAT Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.75%) .NET
2 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.25%) Gherkin
3 5 (6.25%) REST
3 5 (6.25%) SOAP
3 5 (6.25%) Web Services
4 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.75%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.25%) Fintech
4 1 (1.25%) iPad
4 1 (1.25%) iPhone
4 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.00%) Windows
2 2 (2.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (45.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 29 (36.25%) Test Scripting
4 28 (35.00%) Manual Testing
5 26 (32.50%) Automated Testing
6 18 (22.50%) TDD
7 16 (20.00%) Software Testing
8 14 (17.50%) Scrum
9 12 (15.00%) Risk Analysis
10 11 (13.75%) BDD
11 10 (12.50%) PRINCE2
12 9 (11.25%) Regression Testing
12 9 (11.25%) SDLC
12 9 (11.25%) Unit Testing
13 8 (10.00%) Test Automation
13 8 (10.00%) Test Strategy
14 7 (8.75%) Automation Testing
14 7 (8.75%) Mentoring
14 7 (8.75%) Project Management
15 6 (7.50%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 36 (45.00%) SQL
2 8 (10.00%) C#
3 6 (7.50%) VBA
4 5 (6.25%) Java
4 5 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.25%) C
6 1 (1.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 49 (61.25%) ISTQB
2 16 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (12.50%) Degree
4 3 (3.75%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.75%) PMP
5 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (32.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.00%) NCR
3 2 (2.50%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (2.50%) HP
3 2 (2.50%) VMware
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