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

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 44 85 71
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -14
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 41 15 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.21% 1.37% 3.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.49% 5.79% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 38 14 36
Median salary £40,000 £33,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,800 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
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
283 259 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 29.06% 23.61% 35.57%
Number of salaries quoted 257 222 347
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £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 31 July 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 July 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 - 16 £36,750 -
Folkestone - 3 £36,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +21 2 £45,000 +26.76%
Dover +1 2 - -
West Malling - 2 £47,500 - 1
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 55 (70.51%) Finance
2 41 (52.56%) Regression Testing
3 40 (51.28%) User Acceptance Testing
3 40 (51.28%) Test Strategy
4 38 (48.72%) SDLC
4 38 (48.72%) ISTQB
4 38 (48.72%) Test Scripting
5 33 (42.31%) System Integration Testing
6 28 (35.90%) Smoke Testing
6 28 (35.90%) Integration Testing
7 22 (28.21%) Business Analysis
8 21 (26.92%) AS400
9 20 (25.64%) Marketing
10 18 (23.08%) Direct Marketing
10 18 (23.08%) C#
11 14 (17.95%) System Testing
11 14 (17.95%) Translating Business Requirements
11 14 (17.95%) .NET
12 13 (16.67%) SQL
12 13 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (15.38%) Data Management
13 12 (15.38%) Oracle
14 11 (14.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 11 (14.10%) Degree
15 10 (12.82%) Selenium
15 10 (12.82%) HTML
16 9 (11.54%) Software Testing
16 9 (11.54%) Automation Testing
17 8 (10.26%) Computer Science
18 7 (8.97%) QA

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 (3.85%) CMS
2 1 (1.28%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) DNS
1 2 (2.56%) Firewall
1 2 (2.56%) Internet
1 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (12.82%) Selenium
2 6 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.13%) Cucumber
3 4 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.13%) SpecFlow
3 4 (5.13%) WebDriver
4 3 (3.85%) HP UFT
5 2 (2.56%) Gatling
5 2 (2.56%) JIRA
5 2 (2.56%) JMeter
5 2 (2.56%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.56%) Ranorex
5 2 (2.56%) Robot Framework
5 2 (2.56%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.56%) TestNG
5 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.28%) TestComplete
General
1 55 (70.51%) Finance
2 20 (25.64%) Marketing
3 2 (2.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.28%) Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (76.92%) Analyst
2 33 (42.31%) Test Analyst
3 22 (28.21%) Business Analyst
4 18 (23.08%) Technical Analyst
4 18 (23.08%) Technical Business Analyst
5 16 (20.51%) AS400 Test Analyst
6 13 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
7 12 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
8 7 (8.97%) Test Manager
9 6 (7.69%) Selenium Tester
9 6 (7.69%) Tester
10 5 (6.41%) Test Engineer
11 4 (5.13%) Senior Test Engineer
12 3 (3.85%) Automation Tester
12 3 (3.85%) Manual Test Analyst
12 3 (3.85%) Selenium Automation Tester
13 2 (2.56%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
13 2 (2.56%) SQL Analyst
13 2 (2.56%) Test Automation Engineer
13 2 (2.56%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.95%) .NET
2 10 (12.82%) HTML
3 6 (7.69%) XML
4 4 (5.13%) CSS
4 4 (5.13%) DOM
4 4 (5.13%) Gherkin
5 2 (2.56%) Ajax
5 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.56%) REST
5 2 (2.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.92%) AS400
2 8 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.56%) Health Informatics
4 2 (2.56%) Informatics
5 1 (1.28%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (52.56%) Regression Testing
2 40 (51.28%) Test Strategy
2 40 (51.28%) User Acceptance Testing
3 38 (48.72%) SDLC
3 38 (48.72%) Test Scripting
4 33 (42.31%) System Integration Testing
5 28 (35.90%) Integration Testing
5 28 (35.90%) Smoke Testing
6 22 (28.21%) Business Analysis
7 18 (23.08%) Direct Marketing
8 14 (17.95%) System Testing
8 14 (17.95%) Translating Business Requirements
9 13 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (15.38%) Data Management
11 9 (11.54%) Automation Testing
11 9 (11.54%) Software Testing
12 6 (7.69%) Automated Testing
12 6 (7.69%) Scrum
12 6 (7.69%) Test Automation
13 5 (6.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.08%) C#
2 13 (16.67%) SQL
3 6 (7.69%) Java
4 4 (5.13%) C
5 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.85%) VBScript
6 2 (2.56%) Perl
6 2 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (48.72%) ISTQB
2 11 (14.10%) Degree
2 11 (14.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.56%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (15.38%) Oracle
2 6 (7.69%) HP
2 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.28%) Nintex
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