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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 41 76 55
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -21
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 54 23 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.50% 2.33% 4.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.98% 9.16% 12.53%
Number of salaries quoted 51 21 46
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £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
318 251 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.42% 25.38% 35.35%
Number of salaries quoted 280 215 353
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 31 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 31 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 9 £31,000 -40.95%
Folkestone - 5 £36,000 - 1
Dover +1 2 - -
West Malling - 2 £31,750 -
Tunbridge Wells +7 1 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Maidstone - 1 £32,000 -
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 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 56 (67.47%) Finance
2 52 (62.65%) Test Strategy
3 49 (59.04%) Regression Testing
4 47 (56.63%) Test Scripting
5 46 (55.42%) User Acceptance Testing
6 45 (54.22%) SDLC
7 44 (53.01%) ISTQB
8 40 (48.19%) System Integration Testing
9 35 (42.17%) Integration Testing
10 21 (25.30%) AS400
11 19 (22.89%) System Testing
12 18 (21.69%) Software Testing
13 17 (20.48%) Business Analysis
14 15 (18.07%) SQL
15 13 (15.66%) Microsoft
16 12 (14.46%) Banking
17 11 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (13.25%) Direct Marketing
17 11 (13.25%) Marketing
18 10 (12.05%) Manual Testing
18 10 (12.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 10 (12.05%) C#
18 10 (12.05%) MS Office
19 9 (10.84%) HTML
19 9 (10.84%) HP
19 9 (10.84%) Automated Testing
19 9 (10.84%) Automation Testing
19 9 (10.84%) HP Quality Center
19 9 (10.84%) QA
19 9 (10.84%) Selenium

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 2 (2.41%) CMS
2 1 (1.20%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (12.05%) MS Office
2 8 (9.64%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) DNS
1 1 (1.20%) Firewall
1 1 (1.20%) Internet
1 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (10.84%) Selenium
2 4 (4.82%) Cucumber
2 4 (4.82%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.82%) SpecFlow
2 4 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.82%) WebDriver
3 3 (3.61%) HP UFT
4 2 (2.41%) JIRA
5 1 (1.20%) Gatling
5 1 (1.20%) JMeter
5 1 (1.20%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.20%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.20%) TestNG
5 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 56 (67.47%) Finance
2 12 (14.46%) Banking
3 11 (13.25%) Marketing
4 2 (2.41%) Legal
5 1 (1.20%) Retail
5 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 68 (81.93%) Analyst
2 44 (53.01%) Test Analyst
3 19 (22.89%) Senior Analyst
4 18 (21.69%) Senior Test Analyst
5 17 (20.48%) Business Analyst
6 14 (16.87%) AS400 Test Analyst
7 11 (13.25%) Technical Analyst
7 11 (13.25%) Technical Business Analyst
8 8 (9.64%) Tester
9 7 (8.43%) Financial Analyst
10 6 (7.23%) Test Manager
11 5 (6.02%) Selenium Tester
12 4 (4.82%) Senior Financial Analyst
12 4 (4.82%) Service Analyst
12 4 (4.82%) Test Engineer
13 3 (3.61%) Banking Analyst
14 2 (2.41%) Automation Tester
14 2 (2.41%) Finance Business Analyst
14 2 (2.41%) Manual Test Analyst
14 2 (2.41%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) HTML
2 7 (8.43%) .NET
3 4 (4.82%) CSS
3 4 (4.82%) DOM
3 4 (4.82%) Gherkin
3 4 (4.82%) XML
4 1 (1.20%) Ajax
4 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.30%) AS400
2 6 (7.23%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.02%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.82%) Linux
1 4 (4.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (62.65%) Test Strategy
2 49 (59.04%) Regression Testing
3 47 (56.63%) Test Scripting
4 46 (55.42%) User Acceptance Testing
5 45 (54.22%) SDLC
6 40 (48.19%) System Integration Testing
7 35 (42.17%) Integration Testing
8 19 (22.89%) System Testing
9 18 (21.69%) Software Testing
10 17 (20.48%) Business Analysis
11 11 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (13.25%) Direct Marketing
12 10 (12.05%) Manual Testing
13 9 (10.84%) Automated Testing
13 9 (10.84%) Automation Testing
14 8 (9.64%) Translating Business Requirements
15 7 (8.43%) Capacity Planning
16 6 (7.23%) Data Management
16 6 (7.23%) Mentoring
17 5 (6.02%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.07%) SQL
2 10 (12.05%) C#
3 5 (6.02%) Java
4 4 (4.82%) C++
5 3 (3.61%) C
6 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.41%) VBScript
7 1 (1.20%) Perl
7 1 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (53.01%) ISTQB
2 10 (12.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (9.64%) Degree
4 4 (4.82%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (10.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (15.66%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.84%) HP
3 6 (7.23%) Oracle
4 1 (1.20%) Nintex
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care,
Posted: Yesterday
Canterbury, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago