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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 28 39 30
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 17 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 5.67% 0.85% 2.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.53% 2.60% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 4
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +12.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,500 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
97 77 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 32.33% 32.91% 29.12%
Number of salaries quoted 71 59 47
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 17 April 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 12 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 10 (35.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (32.14%) Business Analysis
4 9 (32.14%) Test Management
5 8 (28.57%) QA
5 8 (28.57%) MCP
5 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 8 (28.57%) Software Licensing
6 7 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (25.00%) Degree
6 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (21.43%) Asset Management
7 6 (21.43%) Requirements Management
7 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (21.43%) Regression Testing
7 6 (21.43%) Test Strategy
7 6 (21.43%) IT Asset Management
7 6 (21.43%) Software Asset Management
8 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Project Management
9 4 (14.29%) SQL
9 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
10 3 (10.71%) Performance Testing
10 3 (10.71%) Oracle
10 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
10 3 (10.71%) Oracle Reports

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Legal
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Test Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Test Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Management Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Software Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Test Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Automated Test Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Licensing Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Test Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Lead Business Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) WPF
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) PACS
1 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) NHS
3 1 (3.57%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Business Analysis
1 9 (32.14%) Test Management
2 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 8 (28.57%) Software Licensing
3 7 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) Asset Management
4 6 (21.43%) Regression Testing
4 6 (21.43%) Requirements Management
4 6 (21.43%) IT Asset Management
4 6 (21.43%) Software Asset Management
4 6 (21.43%) Test Strategy
5 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Project Management
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.71%) Performance Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Use Case
7 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
7 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
7 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 10 (35.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (28.57%) MCP
4 7 (25.00%) Degree
5 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.57%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) HND
6 1 (3.57%) CCNA
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) QA
2 3 (10.71%) HL7
2 3 (10.71%) DICOM
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) Facebook
4 1 (3.57%) Twitter