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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 104 84 120
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +36
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 37 49 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.59% 2.42% 1.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.71% 8.46% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 32 40 39
Average salary £50,000 £37,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.22% -17.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £27,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,300 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -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
786 579 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.82% 28.61% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 650 453 662
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £55,000
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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £50,000 -
Letchworth - 8 £38,500 -
Watford -5 7 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Royston - 2 £22,500 - 1
Borehamwood -1 1 - -
Rickmansworth -3 1 £81,500 +35.83%
Hitchin -8 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 21 (26.58%) Legal
1 21 (26.58%) ISTQB
2 20 (25.32%) Business Analysis
3 19 (24.05%) Project Management
4 18 (22.78%) Intranet
4 18 (22.78%) Data Security
4 18 (22.78%) ISO 9001
4 18 (22.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (22.78%) Data Protection Act
4 18 (22.78%) Business Continuity
4 18 (22.78%) Data Protection
4 18 (22.78%) PCI DSS
4 18 (22.78%) Information Governance
5 16 (20.25%) Scrum
6 15 (18.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (18.99%) Finance
7 14 (17.72%) Degree
7 14 (17.72%) PRINCE2
7 14 (17.72%) UML
8 12 (15.19%) SQL
9 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
9 11 (13.92%) HP Quality Center
10 10 (12.66%) Waterfall
10 10 (12.66%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (11.39%) Use Case
11 9 (11.39%) BPMN
11 9 (11.39%) Requirements Management
11 9 (11.39%) IDEF
11 9 (11.39%) Software Testing
11 9 (11.39%) Data Modelling

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (5.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.53%) TPMS
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.06%) MS Office
3 2 (2.53%) MS Project
4 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.27%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.78%) Intranet
2 3 (3.80%) LAN
2 3 (3.80%) SAN
3 1 (1.27%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.27%) Star Schema
3 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.27%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.27%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.80%) Bugzilla
2 3 (3.80%) JIRA
3 2 (2.53%) JMeter
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (26.58%) Legal
2 15 (18.99%) Finance
3 8 (10.13%) Retail
4 2 (2.53%) Banking
4 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (49.37%) Analyst
2 24 (30.38%) Business Analyst
3 18 (22.78%) Security Officer
3 18 (22.78%) Data Protection Officer
4 14 (17.72%) Senior Analyst
5 13 (16.46%) Test Analyst
6 9 (11.39%) Architect
6 9 (11.39%) Senior Architect
6 9 (11.39%) Business Architect
6 9 (11.39%) Senior Business Analyst
7 7 (8.86%) Tester
7 7 (8.86%) Test Manager
7 7 (8.86%) Software Tester
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Test Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Software Test Analyst
10 3 (3.80%) Senior Software Test Analyst
10 3 (3.80%) IT Business Analyst
11 2 (2.53%) Applications Manager
11 2 (2.53%) Project Analyst
11 2 (2.53%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) .NET
2 1 (1.27%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.78%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (6.33%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.06%) EPoS
4 1 (1.27%) EFT
4 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.13%) Windows
2 3 (3.80%) Windows XP
2 3 (3.80%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.32%) Business Analysis
2 19 (24.05%) Project Management
3 18 (22.78%) Data Security
3 18 (22.78%) Business Continuity
3 18 (22.78%) Data Protection
3 18 (22.78%) Information Governance
4 16 (20.25%) Scrum
5 15 (18.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (17.72%) PRINCE2
6 14 (17.72%) UML
7 10 (12.66%) Waterfall
7 10 (12.66%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (11.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (11.39%) Use Case
8 9 (11.39%) BPMN
8 9 (11.39%) Data Modelling
8 9 (11.39%) IDEF
8 9 (11.39%) Software Testing
8 9 (11.39%) Requirements Management
9 8 (10.13%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.19%) SQL
2 7 (8.86%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.53%) VB
3 2 (2.53%) VB6
3 2 (2.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (26.58%) ISTQB
2 14 (17.72%) Degree
3 9 (11.39%) SC Cleared
3 9 (11.39%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.80%) APMP
4 3 (3.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.27%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (22.78%) ISO 9001
1 18 (22.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 18 (22.78%) PCI DSS
2 6 (7.59%) QA
3 1 (1.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (13.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.06%) SAP
3 3 (3.80%) Planview
4 2 (2.53%) Ab Initio
4 2 (2.53%) Citrix
5 1 (1.27%) CODA
5 1 (1.27%) Sage
5 1 (1.27%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.27%) HP
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Salary: 20k-25k + benefits
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