The first table below looks at the demand for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 221 170 176
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +6
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 675 759 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.36% 1.67% 1.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.35% 6.50% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 553 627 777
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,300 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.40%
Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12628 11674 13531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.45% 25.69% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10261 9494 11569
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISEB
England

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in London

ISEB
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the London region.

ISEB Salary Trend in London

ISEB
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in London

ISEB
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -20 180 £50,000 -4.76% 25
Canary Wharf +15 10 £70,000 -
Croydon -3 10 £41,500 -16.58%
Docklands, London +5 6 £65,250 +18.63%
Sidcup - 6 £41,000 -
Uxbridge +9 4 £30,750 -23.12%
Paddington +10 2 - -
Bromley -21 2 £40,000 -
Surbiton - 2 £35,000 -
Chiswick - 2 £45,000 -
Hammersmith +13 1 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -15 1 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Twickenham - 1 - -
Clapham - 1 £27,500 -
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 626 (44.59%) Finance
2 578 (41.17%) QA
3 441 (31.41%) ISTQB
4 405 (28.85%) Software Testing
5 404 (28.77%) Degree
6 383 (27.28%) SQL
7 370 (26.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 343 (24.43%) Business Analysis
9 324 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
10 288 (20.51%) PRINCE2
11 269 (19.16%) Test Scripting
12 255 (18.16%) Selenium
13 246 (17.52%) HP Quality Center
14 225 (16.03%) Project Management
15 216 (15.38%) Banking
16 210 (14.96%) Stakeholder Management
17 207 (14.74%) Test Management
18 201 (14.32%) HP
19 189 (13.46%) Automated Testing
20 188 (13.39%) Scrum
21 187 (13.32%) SQL Server
22 183 (13.03%) Test Automation
23 171 (12.18%) Microsoft
24 165 (11.75%) Retail
25 156 (11.11%) .NET
26 153 (10.90%) QuickTest Pro
27 150 (10.68%) E-Commerce
28 148 (10.54%) Java
29 145 (10.33%) C#
29 145 (10.33%) Performance Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 73 (5.20%) SharePoint
2 30 (2.14%) LiveLink
3 27 (1.92%) Confluence
4 13 (0.93%) CMS
5 8 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (0.43%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.36%) SAS
7 5 (0.36%) OpenEdge
7 5 (0.36%) TWiki
8 4 (0.28%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.28%) WorkSite
9 3 (0.21%) Apache
9 3 (0.21%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.14%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.14%) Drupal
10 2 (0.14%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.071%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.071%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.071%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 141 (10.04%) MS Excel
2 84 (5.98%) MS Office
3 50 (3.56%) MS Visio
4 31 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.93%) MS Project
6 4 (0.28%) ProjectWise
7 2 (0.14%) GIMP
7 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.071%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 21 (1.50%) Magento
2 19 (1.35%) JDE OneWorld
3 12 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (0.78%) Oracle CRM
4 11 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (0.57%) Endur
7 6 (0.43%) Temenos T24
8 5 (0.36%) Sentinel
8 5 (0.36%) Markit EDM
9 4 (0.28%) SimCorp Dimension
10 3 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
11 2 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 1 (0.071%) SAP Retail
12 1 (0.071%) Oracle Applications
12 1 (0.071%) Beauchamp
12 1 (0.071%) Oracle Financials
12 1 (0.071%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.71%) SaaS
2 4 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.071%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.49%) Internet
2 14 (1.00%) 4G
2 14 (1.00%) LTE
3 10 (0.71%) LAN
3 10 (0.71%) WAN
4 7 (0.50%) HTTP
5 6 (0.43%) Wireless
6 3 (0.21%) MPLS
7 2 (0.14%) SSL
7 2 (0.14%) ATM
7 2 (0.14%) Intranet
8 1 (0.071%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.071%) DNS
8 1 (0.071%) DHCP
8 1 (0.071%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (13.32%) SQL Server
2 107 (7.62%) Relational Database
3 89 (6.34%) Data Warehouse
4 35 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (2.14%) Oracle Database
7 26 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (1.50%) MySQL
9 19 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 18 (1.28%) RDBMS
11 15 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
12 14 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
12 14 (1.00%) Data Mart
13 12 (0.85%) QlikView
14 10 (0.71%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 9 (0.64%) DB2
16 8 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 7 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
17 7 (0.50%) SQLPlus
18 5 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 255 (18.16%) Selenium
2 153 (10.90%) QuickTest Pro
3 118 (8.40%) JIRA
4 69 (4.91%) LoadRunner
5 65 (4.63%) WebDriver
6 48 (3.42%) Toad
7 40 (2.85%) Visual Studio
8 38 (2.71%) FitNesse
9 37 (2.64%) Jenkins
10 36 (2.56%) Bugzilla
11 35 (2.49%) JMeter
12 34 (2.42%) Cucumber
13 32 (2.28%) SoapUI
14 31 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
15 30 (2.14%) TestComplete
16 29 (2.07%) TestDirector
17 28 (1.99%) WinRunner
18 26 (1.85%) NUnit
19 23 (1.64%) Visual Studio Team System
20 19 (1.35%) PVCS
General
1 626 (44.59%) Finance
2 216 (15.38%) Banking
3 165 (11.75%) Retail
4 100 (7.12%) Telecoms
5 66 (4.70%) Marketing
6 53 (3.77%) Legal
7 49 (3.49%) Games
8 47 (3.35%) Law
9 45 (3.21%) Investment Banking
10 38 (2.71%) Back Office
11 33 (2.35%) Billing
12 27 (1.92%) Financial Institution
13 26 (1.85%) Publishing
14 25 (1.78%) Front Office
15 13 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.71%) Advertising
17 8 (0.57%) German Language
18 5 (0.36%) Military
18 5 (0.36%) Retail Banking
18 5 (0.36%) French Language
Job Titles
1 748 (53.28%) Analyst
2 385 (27.42%) Business Analyst
3 295 (21.01%) Test Analyst
4 216 (15.38%) Tester
5 165 (11.75%) Test Manager
6 135 (9.62%) Senior Analyst
7 116 (8.26%) QA Analyst
8 73 (5.20%) Test Engineer
9 69 (4.91%) QA Tester
10 68 (4.84%) Senior Test Analyst
11 66 (4.70%) QA Engineer
12 59 (4.20%) Senior Business Analyst
13 55 (3.92%) Agile Business Analyst
14 50 (3.56%) QA Test Analyst
15 49 (3.49%) Test Leader
16 48 (3.42%) Banking Business Analyst
17 47 (3.35%) Programme Manager
18 45 (3.21%) Consultant
18 45 (3.21%) Software Tester
19 40 (2.85%) Programme Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (11.11%) .NET
2 82 (5.84%) XML
3 70 (4.99%) HTML
4 48 (3.42%) Web Services
5 40 (2.85%) SOAP
6 28 (1.99%) .NET Framework
7 23 (1.64%) ASP.NET
8 21 (1.50%) Apache Flex
9 20 (1.42%) CSS
10 16 (1.14%) REST
11 15 (1.07%) LINQ
12 14 (1.00%) HTML5
13 13 (0.93%) XML Messaging
14 9 (0.64%) WCF
15 8 (0.57%) RESTful
15 8 (0.57%) J2EE
15 8 (0.57%) jQuery
16 7 (0.50%) JSON
17 5 (0.36%) MDX
17 5 (0.36%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 139 (9.90%) Computer Science
2 63 (4.49%) Mobile App
3 61 (4.34%) Management Information System
4 38 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
5 37 (2.64%) Derivative
6 27 (1.92%) Open Source
6 27 (1.92%) Equities
6 27 (1.92%) Client/Server
7 24 (1.71%) Mathematics
8 23 (1.64%) Replication
9 22 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 21 (1.50%) PMI
11 20 (1.42%) Fixed Income
12 19 (1.35%) AS400
13 15 (1.07%) Visualisation
13 15 (1.07%) iPad
13 15 (1.07%) Data Integration
13 15 (1.07%) SWIFT
14 14 (1.00%) Digital Media
14 14 (1.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 69 (4.91%) Linux
2 65 (4.63%) Windows
3 59 (4.20%) UNIX
4 51 (3.63%) Apple iOS
5 34 (2.42%) Android
6 21 (1.50%) Windows 7
7 17 (1.21%) Windows XP
7 17 (1.21%) Windows 8
8 16 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (1.07%) Windows Vista
9 15 (1.07%) Mac OS
9 15 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.50%) Solaris
11 6 (0.43%) Windows Phone
12 5 (0.36%) HPUX
13 2 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.071%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.071%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 405 (28.85%) Software Testing
2 370 (26.35%) User Acceptance Testing
3 343 (24.43%) Business Analysis
4 324 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 288 (20.51%) PRINCE2
6 269 (19.16%) Test Scripting
7 225 (16.03%) Project Management
8 210 (14.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 207 (14.74%) Test Management
10 189 (13.46%) Automated Testing
11 188 (13.39%) Scrum
12 183 (13.03%) Test Automation
13 150 (10.68%) E-Commerce
14 145 (10.33%) Performance Testing
15 142 (10.11%) Test Strategy
16 141 (10.04%) Waterfall
17 131 (9.33%) Automation Testing
18 129 (9.19%) ITIL
19 127 (9.05%) UML
20 116 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 383 (27.28%) SQL
2 148 (10.54%) Java
3 145 (10.33%) C#
4 80 (5.70%) JavaScript
5 76 (5.41%) VBScript
6 56 (3.99%) VB
7 31 (2.21%) Python
8 28 (1.99%) C++
9 27 (1.92%) PHP
10 23 (1.64%) T-SQL
11 22 (1.57%) PowerShell
12 18 (1.28%) Shell Script
12 18 (1.28%) Ruby
13 15 (1.07%) PowerHouse
13 15 (1.07%) PL/SQL
14 13 (0.93%) Perl
14 13 (0.93%) VBA
15 10 (0.71%) VB.NET
16 7 (0.50%) Objective-C
16 7 (0.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 441 (31.41%) ISTQB
2 404 (28.77%) Degree
3 75 (5.34%) Security Cleared
4 53 (3.77%) SC Cleared
5 52 (3.70%) ISEB Practitioner
6 32 (2.28%) IIBA
7 27 (1.92%) HND
8 25 (1.78%) PMI Certification
9 24 (1.71%) DV Cleared
10 23 (1.64%) CBAP
11 17 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 12 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (0.57%) Sun Certification
14 5 (0.36%) ACCA
14 5 (0.36%) CIMA
14 5 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.36%) CISSP
14 5 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
15 4 (0.28%) CCNP
15 4 (0.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 578 (41.17%) QA
2 22 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (1.35%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.64%) SLA
5 5 (0.36%) Solvency II
5 5 (0.36%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.21%) Basel II
7 2 (0.14%) EMIR
7 2 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.071%) WCAG
8 1 (0.071%) MiFID
8 1 (0.071%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.071%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.071%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.14%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.071%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 246 (17.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 201 (14.32%) HP
2 171 (12.18%) Microsoft
3 110 (7.83%) Oracle
4 52 (3.70%) SAP
5 29 (2.07%) Cognos
6 26 (1.85%) Atlassian
7 20 (1.42%) Business Objects
8 18 (1.28%) JD Edwards
9 16 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (1.00%) Siebel
11 11 (0.78%) Citrix
11 11 (0.78%) IBM
12 10 (0.71%) hybris
12 10 (0.71%) Google
13 8 (0.57%) Borland
14 7 (0.50%) Charles River
14 7 (0.50%) OpenLink
14 7 (0.50%) Mercator
15 6 (0.43%) Informatica
15 6 (0.43%) VMware
London
Sogeti
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Sogeti
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Sogeti
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Sogeti
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum +bonus + health + pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £44,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £0.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis IT
Salary: £39000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis IT
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis IT
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago