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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 37 83 59
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -24
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 51 21 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.38% 1.94% 4.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.55% 8.47% 11.92%
Number of salaries quoted 49 19 45
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,300 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £44,400
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
275 248 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 29.01% 22.92% 35.16%
Number of salaries quoted 244 206 367
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 14 £36,750 -30.00%
Folkestone - 6 £36,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +11 2 £45,000 +15.38% 1
Dover +2 2 - -
West Malling - 1 £31,750 -
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 62 (70.45%) Finance
2 53 (60.23%) Test Strategy
3 50 (56.82%) Regression Testing
4 49 (55.68%) Test Scripting
5 47 (53.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 47 (53.41%) ISTQB
5 47 (53.41%) SDLC
6 41 (46.59%) System Integration Testing
7 36 (40.91%) Integration Testing
8 22 (25.00%) AS400
9 20 (22.73%) Business Analysis
10 18 (20.45%) System Testing
11 17 (19.32%) Software Testing
12 15 (17.05%) Direct Marketing
12 15 (17.05%) Marketing
12 15 (17.05%) SQL
13 13 (14.77%) C#
13 13 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (13.64%) Microsoft
15 11 (12.50%) .NET
15 11 (12.50%) Automated Testing
15 11 (12.50%) QA
15 11 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 11 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
16 10 (11.36%) Selenium
16 10 (11.36%) HTML
16 10 (11.36%) Banking
17 9 (10.23%) Data Management
17 9 (10.23%) Oracle
17 9 (10.23%) MS Office

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 3 (3.41%) CMS
2 1 (1.14%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (10.23%) MS Office
2 8 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) DNS
1 2 (2.27%) Firewall
1 2 (2.27%) Internet
1 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (11.36%) Selenium
2 4 (4.55%) Cucumber
2 4 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.55%) SpecFlow
2 4 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.55%) WebDriver
3 3 (3.41%) HP UFT
4 2 (2.27%) Gatling
4 2 (2.27%) JIRA
4 2 (2.27%) JMeter
4 2 (2.27%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.27%) TestNG
4 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.14%) TestComplete
General
1 62 (70.45%) Finance
2 15 (17.05%) Marketing
3 10 (11.36%) Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Legal
5 1 (1.14%) Retail
5 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (80.68%) Analyst
2 45 (51.14%) Test Analyst
3 20 (22.73%) Business Analyst
4 19 (21.59%) Senior Analyst
5 18 (20.45%) Senior Test Analyst
6 16 (18.18%) AS400 Test Analyst
7 15 (17.05%) Technical Analyst
7 15 (17.05%) Technical Business Analyst
8 8 (9.09%) Test Manager
8 8 (9.09%) Tester
9 6 (6.82%) Selenium Tester
10 5 (5.68%) Financial Analyst
11 4 (4.55%) Test Engineer
12 3 (3.41%) Automation Tester
12 3 (3.41%) Selenium Automation Tester
12 3 (3.41%) Senior Financial Analyst
12 3 (3.41%) Service Analyst
13 2 (2.27%) Manual Test Analyst
13 2 (2.27%) SQL Analyst
13 2 (2.27%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.50%) .NET
2 10 (11.36%) HTML
3 4 (4.55%) CSS
3 4 (4.55%) DOM
3 4 (4.55%) Gherkin
3 4 (4.55%) XML
4 2 (2.27%) Ajax
4 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.00%) AS400
2 6 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.68%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.27%) Linux
1 2 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (60.23%) Test Strategy
2 50 (56.82%) Regression Testing
3 49 (55.68%) Test Scripting
4 47 (53.41%) SDLC
4 47 (53.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 41 (46.59%) System Integration Testing
6 36 (40.91%) Integration Testing
7 20 (22.73%) Business Analysis
8 18 (20.45%) System Testing
9 17 (19.32%) Software Testing
10 15 (17.05%) Direct Marketing
11 13 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (12.50%) Automated Testing
12 11 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
13 9 (10.23%) Automation Testing
13 9 (10.23%) Data Management
13 9 (10.23%) Manual Testing
14 7 (7.95%) Capacity Planning
15 6 (6.82%) Scrum
15 6 (6.82%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.05%) SQL
2 13 (14.77%) C#
3 6 (6.82%) Java
4 4 (4.55%) C
5 3 (3.41%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.41%) VBScript
6 2 (2.27%) C++
6 2 (2.27%) Perl
6 2 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (53.41%) ISTQB
2 11 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (10.23%) Degree
4 4 (4.55%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.23%) Oracle
3 8 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (1.14%) Nintex
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