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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 101 83 75
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -8
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 4 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.38% 1.97% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.53% 5.93% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 3
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +0.69%
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
262 371 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.67% 33.21% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 235 313 133
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,975 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £56,500
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 29 January 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
Tonbridge - 1 £42,500 - 1
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £42,500 - 1
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 10 (40.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) MS Office
2 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
3 9 (36.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (28.00%) SoapUI
4 7 (28.00%) Automation Testing
4 7 (28.00%) Ranorex
4 7 (28.00%) System Testing
4 7 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (28.00%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (28.00%) IIBA
4 7 (28.00%) Regression Testing
4 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 7 (28.00%) HP
4 7 (28.00%) ETL
4 7 (28.00%) SOAP
4 7 (28.00%) XML
4 7 (28.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (16.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (16.00%) User Stories
6 4 (16.00%) Data Structures
7 3 (12.00%) Business Process Mapping
7 3 (12.00%) BDD
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 10 (40.00%) MS Office
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) SoapUI
1 7 (28.00%) Ranorex
1 7 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (12.00%) TestComplete
2 3 (12.00%) Selenium
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Analyst
2 10 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 9 (36.00%) Test Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Quality Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) QA Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) SOAP
1 7 (28.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
2 9 (36.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (28.00%) Automation Testing
3 7 (28.00%) System Testing
3 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (28.00%) Regression Testing
3 7 (28.00%) ETL
4 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (16.00%) User Stories
6 3 (12.00%) Business Process Mapping
6 3 (12.00%) BDD
6 3 (12.00%) TDD
6 3 (12.00%) Use Case
6 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.00%) UML
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.00%) Web Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) C#
2 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) VB
3 3 (12.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 7 (28.00%) IIBA
3 4 (16.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (12.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tonbridge, Kent
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
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Salary: £36750 - £46750 per annum + 26 days, Annual Bonus, Pension, Healtcare.
Posted: 8 days ago