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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 57 92 69
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -23
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 30 14 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.27% 1.28% 2.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.71% 5.07% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 28
Median salary £42,500 £32,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £35,500 £41,450
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
280 276 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 30.50% 25.23% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 259 240 302
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 - 12 £47,500 - 1
West Malling - 5 £47,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +19 1 £45,000 +26.76%
Dover 0 1 £50,000 +85.18%
Folkestone - 1 £36,000 -
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 58 (69.05%) Finance
2 44 (52.38%) Regression Testing
2 44 (52.38%) ISTQB
3 43 (51.19%) SDLC
4 42 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 41 (48.81%) Test Scripting
6 40 (47.62%) Test Strategy
7 34 (40.48%) System Integration Testing
8 29 (34.52%) Integration Testing
9 28 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
10 22 (26.19%) Marketing
11 21 (25.00%) Business Analysis
11 21 (25.00%) AS400
12 20 (23.81%) C#
13 18 (21.43%) Direct Marketing
14 16 (19.05%) System Testing
15 15 (17.86%) SQL
16 14 (16.67%) .NET
16 14 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
17 13 (15.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 13 (15.48%) Automation Testing
17 13 (15.48%) Degree
18 12 (14.29%) Data Management
18 12 (14.29%) Software Testing
18 12 (14.29%) Oracle
19 10 (11.90%) HP
19 10 (11.90%) HTML
19 10 (11.90%) Selenium
19 10 (11.90%) Computer Science

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 (3.57%) CMS
2 1 (1.19%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (9.52%) MS Office
2 7 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) DNS
1 2 (2.38%) Firewall
1 2 (2.38%) Internet
1 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Selenium
2 8 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 4 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.76%) Ranorex
3 4 (4.76%) Robot Framework
3 4 (4.76%) SoapUI
3 4 (4.76%) SpecFlow
3 4 (4.76%) WebDriver
4 3 (3.57%) HP UFT
5 2 (2.38%) Gatling
5 2 (2.38%) JIRA
5 2 (2.38%) JMeter
5 2 (2.38%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.38%) TestNG
5 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.19%) TestComplete
General
1 58 (69.05%) Finance
2 22 (26.19%) Marketing
3 3 (3.57%) Banking
4 2 (2.38%) Legal
5 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (70.24%) Analyst
2 33 (39.29%) Test Analyst
3 21 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 18 (21.43%) Technical Analyst
4 18 (21.43%) Technical Business Analyst
5 16 (19.05%) AS400 Test Analyst
6 13 (15.48%) Senior Analyst
7 12 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
8 11 (13.10%) Test Manager
9 7 (8.33%) Test Engineer
9 7 (8.33%) Tester
10 6 (7.14%) Selenium Tester
10 6 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
11 4 (4.76%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
11 4 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
12 3 (3.57%) Automation Tester
12 3 (3.57%) Manual Test Analyst
12 3 (3.57%) Selenium Automation Tester
13 2 (2.38%) SQL Analyst
13 2 (2.38%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.67%) .NET
2 10 (11.90%) HTML
3 8 (9.52%) XML
4 4 (4.76%) CSS
4 4 (4.76%) DOM
4 4 (4.76%) Gherkin
4 4 (4.76%) REST
4 4 (4.76%) SOAP
5 2 (2.38%) Ajax
5 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.00%) AS400
2 10 (11.90%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.76%) Health Informatics
3 4 (4.76%) Informatics
4 1 (1.19%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (52.38%) Regression Testing
2 43 (51.19%) SDLC
3 42 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 41 (48.81%) Test Scripting
5 40 (47.62%) Test Strategy
6 34 (40.48%) System Integration Testing
7 29 (34.52%) Integration Testing
8 28 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
9 21 (25.00%) Business Analysis
10 18 (21.43%) Direct Marketing
11 16 (19.05%) System Testing
12 14 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
13 13 (15.48%) Automation Testing
14 12 (14.29%) Data Management
14 12 (14.29%) Software Testing
15 6 (7.14%) Automated Testing
15 6 (7.14%) Performance Testing
15 6 (7.14%) Scrum
15 6 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.81%) C#
2 15 (17.86%) SQL
3 6 (7.14%) Java
4 4 (4.76%) C
5 3 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.57%) VBScript
6 2 (2.38%) Perl
6 2 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (52.38%) ISTQB
2 13 (15.48%) Degree
2 13 (15.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.38%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.71%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 10 (11.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (14.29%) Oracle
2 10 (11.90%) HP
3 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.19%) Nintex
Ashford, Kent
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