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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 86 83 73
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 10 30 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.02% 2.59% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.05% 6.98% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 6
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.40%
ISEB
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
247 430 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.23% 37.13% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 221 355 169
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,390
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

ISEB
Salary Trend in Kent

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Kent

ISEB
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £45,000 -
Tonbridge - 2 £43,750 -
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Business Analysis
2 12 (54.55%) IIBA
3 9 (40.91%) User Stories
3 9 (40.91%) Finance
3 9 (40.91%) Data Structures
4 7 (31.82%) Business Process Mapping
4 7 (31.82%) UML
4 7 (31.82%) Use Case
4 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Degree
5 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 6 (27.27%) C#
5 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 6 (27.27%) MS Office
6 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
7 4 (18.18%) SQL
8 3 (13.64%) Java
8 3 (13.64%) ETL
8 3 (13.64%) SOAP
8 3 (13.64%) XML
8 3 (13.64%) VB
8 3 (13.64%) HP
8 3 (13.64%) SoapUI
8 3 (13.64%) Automation Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Ranorex
8 3 (13.64%) System Testing
8 3 (13.64%) TestComplete
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 6 (27.27%) MS Office
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Selenium
1 3 (13.64%) TestComplete
1 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (13.64%) SoapUI
1 3 (13.64%) Ranorex
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Analyst
2 13 (59.09%) Business Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Test Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) QA Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Quality Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) SOAP
1 3 (13.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Data Structures
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Business Analysis
3 9 (40.91%) User Stories
4 7 (31.82%) Business Process Mapping
4 7 (31.82%) Use Case
4 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (31.82%) UML
5 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
6 3 (13.64%) TDD
6 3 (13.64%) ETL
6 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Automation Testing
6 3 (13.64%) BDD
6 3 (13.64%) System Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Web Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Manual Testing
8 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) VB
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) IIBA
2 6 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (13.64%) ISTQB
3 3 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) HP
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
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