The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 36 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 9 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 3.15% 4.26% -
As % of the Qualifications category 9.68% 12.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 0
Average salary £52,500 £25,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+105.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
ISEB
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Qualifications Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
93 89 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 32.52% 34.50% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 87 57 41
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

ISEB
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the High Wycombe region.

ISEB Salary Trend in High Wycombe

ISEB
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 11 (39.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (35.71%) Degree
4 9 (32.14%) Software Licensing
4 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
4 9 (32.14%) MCP
4 9 (32.14%) Finance
5 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 8 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 8 (28.57%) Requirements Management
5 8 (28.57%) SDLC
6 7 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 7 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
6 7 (25.00%) IT Asset Management
6 7 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (17.86%) Network+ Certification
7 5 (17.86%) CCNA
7 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (17.86%) HND
7 5 (17.86%) SQL
7 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
7 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
7 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (14.29%) .NET
8 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.29%) C#
8 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Applications
1 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) VPN
1 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) Fiddler
3 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Consultant
2 5 (17.86%) Management Consultant
2 5 (17.86%) Test Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Product Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Software Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) Tester
3 4 (14.29%) Software Tester
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Software Licensing Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Product Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) UNIX
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Software Licensing
2 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 8 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 8 (28.57%) Requirements Management
2 8 (28.57%) SDLC
3 7 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 7 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 7 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
3 7 (25.00%) IT Asset Management
4 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Market Research
7 1 (3.57%) Scrum
7 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Test Management
7 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.57%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 10 (35.71%) Degree
3 9 (32.14%) MCP
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (17.86%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
5 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
5 5 (17.86%) HND
5 5 (17.86%) CCNA
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft