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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 66 74 61
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 39 21 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.60% 2.15% 3.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.37% 8.71% 10.93%
Number of salaries quoted 38 19 39
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
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
343 241 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 31.64% 24.62% 35.60%
Number of salaries quoted 297 203 360
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Kent region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Kent

ISEB
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Kent region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Chatham -5 4 £42,500 -19.04%
Folkestone - 3 £30,000 - 1
West Malling - 2 £31,750 -
Maidstone - 1 £32,000 -
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Kent region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 54 (71.05%) Finance
2 47 (61.84%) Test Strategy
3 45 (59.21%) SDLC
3 45 (59.21%) Regression Testing
4 44 (57.89%) ISTQB
4 44 (57.89%) Test Scripting
5 40 (52.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 38 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
7 33 (43.42%) Integration Testing
8 21 (27.63%) AS400
9 20 (26.32%) Software Testing
10 19 (25.00%) System Testing
11 15 (19.74%) Banking
11 15 (19.74%) SQL
12 14 (18.42%) Microsoft
13 12 (15.79%) MS Office
13 12 (15.79%) Business Analysis
14 11 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (14.47%) Manual Testing
15 10 (13.16%) Automated Testing
16 9 (11.84%) HP
16 9 (11.84%) QA
16 9 (11.84%) HP Quality Center
16 9 (11.84%) Capacity Planning
16 9 (11.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
18 7 (9.21%) HTML
18 7 (9.21%) Mathematics
19 6 (7.89%) Degree
19 6 (7.89%) Line Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.32%) CMS
1 1 (1.32%) K2 blackpearl
1 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (15.79%) MS Office
2 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Selenium
2 3 (3.95%) Cucumber
2 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.95%) SpecFlow
2 3 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.95%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.32%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.32%) TestComplete
General
1 54 (71.05%) Finance
2 15 (19.74%) Banking
3 5 (6.58%) Marketing
4 2 (2.63%) Legal
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
5 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (82.89%) Analyst
2 41 (53.95%) Test Analyst
3 17 (22.37%) Senior Analyst
4 16 (21.05%) Senior Test Analyst
5 12 (15.79%) Business Analyst
6 11 (14.47%) AS400 Test Analyst
7 8 (10.53%) Financial Analyst
8 6 (7.89%) Test Manager
8 6 (7.89%) Tester
9 5 (6.58%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (6.58%) Technical Business Analyst
10 4 (5.26%) Banking Analyst
10 4 (5.26%) Senior Financial Analyst
10 4 (5.26%) Service Analyst
10 4 (5.26%) Test Engineer
11 3 (3.95%) Finance Business Analyst
11 3 (3.95%) Selenium Tester
12 2 (2.63%) Agile Business Analyst
12 2 (2.63%) SQL Analyst
12 2 (2.63%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.21%) HTML
2 4 (5.26%) XML
3 3 (3.95%) CSS
3 3 (3.95%) DOM
3 3 (3.95%) Gherkin
4 2 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.63%) AS400
2 7 (9.21%) Mathematics
3 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.26%) Linux
1 4 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (61.84%) Test Strategy
2 45 (59.21%) Regression Testing
2 45 (59.21%) SDLC
3 44 (57.89%) Test Scripting
4 40 (52.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 38 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
6 33 (43.42%) Integration Testing
7 20 (26.32%) Software Testing
8 19 (25.00%) System Testing
9 12 (15.79%) Business Analysis
10 11 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (14.47%) Manual Testing
11 10 (13.16%) Automated Testing
12 9 (11.84%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (7.89%) Line Management
14 5 (6.58%) Automation Testing
14 5 (6.58%) Direct Marketing
14 5 (6.58%) Mentoring
15 4 (5.26%) BDD
15 4 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.74%) SQL
2 5 (6.58%) C#
3 4 (5.26%) C++
3 4 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (1.32%) C
4 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (57.89%) ISTQB
2 9 (11.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (7.89%) Degree
4 5 (6.58%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (11.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.84%) HP
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (1.32%) Nintex
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago