The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 176 169 184
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 763 758 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.61% 1.69% 1.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.46% 6.65% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 580 563 678
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +1.40%
ISEB
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11804 11394 12879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.87% 25.35% 25.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9411 9292 11103
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,052
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
(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
City of London -5 174 £50,000 +1.01% 21
Kingston Upon Thames -19 7 £50,000 +19.04% 1
Croydon -7 4 £42,750 -
Sidcup - 4 £41,500 -
Ealing +9 3 £40,000 -
Docklands, London +4 3 £52,500 -27.58%
Hammersmith +2 3 - -
Greenford - 3 - -
Bromley - 3 £50,000 -
Chiswick -7 2 £42,500 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £55,750 -
Dagenham - 2 £45,000 -
Uxbridge +7 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Paddington -1 1 - -
Harrow -11 1 £47,500 -26.92%
Chessington - 1 £50,000 -
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 636 (43.86%) Finance
2 549 (37.86%) QA
3 424 (29.24%) ISTQB
4 385 (26.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 369 (25.45%) Software Testing
6 354 (24.41%) Degree
7 340 (23.45%) Business Analysis
8 325 (22.41%) PRINCE2
9 314 (21.66%) Project Management
10 311 (21.45%) SQL
11 283 (19.52%) Agile Software Development
12 238 (16.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 230 (15.86%) Selenium
14 221 (15.24%) HP Quality Center
15 220 (15.17%) Scrum
16 203 (14.00%) Retail
16 203 (14.00%) Test Scripting
17 201 (13.86%) Banking
18 199 (13.72%) HP
19 187 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
20 185 (12.76%) Microsoft
21 177 (12.21%) UML
22 159 (10.97%) Test Management
23 151 (10.41%) Test Automation
24 144 (9.93%) Regression Testing
25 142 (9.79%) Automated Testing
26 140 (9.66%) Test Strategy
27 139 (9.59%) ITIL
28 134 (9.24%) .NET
29 132 (9.10%) Waterfall

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 46 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 17 (1.17%) MS Project Server
3 14 (0.97%) WorkSite
4 11 (0.76%) OpenStack
4 11 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (0.76%) Confluence
5 10 (0.69%) WebSphere
6 9 (0.62%) CMS
7 7 (0.48%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.34%) IIS
9 3 (0.21%) LiveLink
9 3 (0.21%) Apache
9 3 (0.21%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.21%) Drupal
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.14%) Mule
10 2 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.14%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.069%) SAS
Applications
1 127 (8.76%) MS Excel
2 117 (8.07%) MS Office
3 68 (4.69%) MS Visio
4 45 (3.10%) MS Project
5 28 (1.93%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.14%) GIMP
7 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.069%) SPSS
8 1 (0.069%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 15 (1.03%) JDE OneWorld
2 10 (0.69%) Markit EDM
3 9 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.62%) Magento
4 4 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.28%) SimCorp Dimension
4 4 (0.28%) Sentinel
5 3 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.14%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.14%) arcHouse
6 2 (0.14%) Academy Housing
7 1 (0.069%) RMDS
7 1 (0.069%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.069%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.069%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.069%) SalesLogix
7 1 (0.069%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.069%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.24%) SaaS
2 1 (0.069%) PaaS
2 1 (0.069%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.14%) Internet
2 17 (1.17%) MPLS
3 9 (0.62%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.48%) HTTP
5 6 (0.41%) Wireless
6 5 (0.34%) MVNO
7 4 (0.28%) SWIFTNet
7 4 (0.28%) LAN
7 4 (0.28%) WAN
8 3 (0.21%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.21%) NAS
9 2 (0.14%) HSPA
9 2 (0.14%) LTE
9 2 (0.14%) SSL
9 2 (0.14%) WCDMA
9 2 (0.14%) 3GPP
9 2 (0.14%) UMTS
9 2 (0.14%) GPRS
9 2 (0.14%) GSM
9 2 (0.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 66 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 47 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (1.66%) MySQL
5 16 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (0.83%) Big Data
9 12 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (0.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (0.62%) QlikView
12 8 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (0.55%) Data Mart
13 7 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
13 7 (0.48%) DB2
14 6 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (0.34%) SQLPlus
16 4 (0.28%) RDBMS
17 3 (0.21%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 230 (15.86%) Selenium
2 126 (8.69%) QuickTest Pro
3 91 (6.28%) JIRA
4 75 (5.17%) LoadRunner
5 65 (4.48%) WebDriver
6 50 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 42 (2.90%) Cucumber
8 32 (2.21%) TestComplete
9 29 (2.00%) Bugzilla
10 27 (1.86%) NUnit
11 25 (1.72%) Visual Studio
12 23 (1.59%) Toad
12 23 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
13 22 (1.52%) Jenkins
13 22 (1.52%) JMeter
14 21 (1.45%) TestDirector
15 20 (1.38%) FitNesse
16 18 (1.24%) SoapUI
16 18 (1.24%) JUnit
17 15 (1.03%) SilkPerformer
General
1 636 (43.86%) Finance
2 203 (14.00%) Retail
3 201 (13.86%) Banking
4 129 (8.90%) Telecoms
5 65 (4.48%) Law
6 46 (3.17%) Legal
7 45 (3.10%) Investment Banking
8 38 (2.62%) Financial Institution
9 35 (2.41%) Advertising
10 31 (2.14%) Publishing
11 28 (1.93%) Games
11 28 (1.93%) Marketing
12 27 (1.86%) Back Office
13 23 (1.59%) Corporate Banking
14 20 (1.38%) Front Office
15 15 (1.03%) Billing
16 5 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.28%) Manufacturing
17 4 (0.28%) Retail Banking
18 3 (0.21%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 715 (49.31%) Analyst
2 395 (27.24%) Business Analyst
3 232 (16.00%) Test Analyst
4 198 (13.66%) Tester
5 150 (10.34%) Consultant
6 133 (9.17%) Test Manager
7 123 (8.48%) Senior Analyst
8 122 (8.41%) Test Consultant
9 91 (6.28%) QA Analyst
10 88 (6.07%) Senior Business Analyst
11 81 (5.59%) Test Engineer
12 73 (5.03%) QA Tester
13 61 (4.21%) QA Engineer
14 58 (4.00%) Banking Business Analyst
15 51 (3.52%) Junior
16 49 (3.38%) Project Manager
17 48 (3.31%) Programme Manager
18 36 (2.48%) Lead Business Analyst
19 32 (2.21%) Service Manager
19 32 (2.21%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (9.24%) .NET
2 96 (6.62%) XML
3 82 (5.66%) Web Services
4 56 (3.86%) HTML
5 26 (1.79%) ASP.NET
6 25 (1.72%) J2EE
7 22 (1.52%) Apache Flex
8 21 (1.45%) XML Messaging
8 21 (1.45%) RESTful
9 17 (1.17%) CSS
9 17 (1.17%) LINQ
10 15 (1.03%) .NET Framework
11 14 (0.97%) SOAP
12 13 (0.90%) REST
13 12 (0.83%) WCF
14 10 (0.69%) LAMP
15 8 (0.55%) Flash
15 8 (0.55%) JSON
16 7 (0.48%) ASP.NET Web API
17 4 (0.28%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 130 (8.97%) Computer Science
2 44 (3.03%) Open Source
3 43 (2.97%) Derivative
4 39 (2.69%) PMI
5 38 (2.62%) Equities
6 34 (2.34%) Mobile App
7 31 (2.14%) Management Information System
7 31 (2.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 28 (1.93%) Client/Server
9 27 (1.86%) Mathematics
10 26 (1.79%) FMCG
10 26 (1.79%) Fixed Income
11 21 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (1.17%) EPoS
13 12 (0.83%) AS400
14 11 (0.76%) iPhone
15 10 (0.69%) SWIFT
16 9 (0.62%) Visualisation
16 9 (0.62%) Data Integration
17 7 (0.48%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 73 (5.03%) Windows
2 63 (4.34%) UNIX
3 43 (2.97%) Linux
4 39 (2.69%) Apple iOS
5 28 (1.93%) Android
6 27 (1.86%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.34%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.14%) HPUX
8 2 (0.14%) Solaris
8 2 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.14%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.069%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.069%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.069%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 385 (26.55%) User Acceptance Testing
2 369 (25.45%) Software Testing
3 340 (23.45%) Business Analysis
4 325 (22.41%) PRINCE2
5 314 (21.66%) Project Management
6 283 (19.52%) Agile Software Development
7 220 (15.17%) Scrum
8 203 (14.00%) Test Scripting
9 187 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 177 (12.21%) UML
11 159 (10.97%) Test Management
12 151 (10.41%) Test Automation
13 144 (9.93%) Regression Testing
14 142 (9.79%) Automated Testing
15 140 (9.66%) Test Strategy
16 139 (9.59%) ITIL
17 132 (9.10%) Waterfall
18 123 (8.48%) Automation Testing
18 123 (8.48%) Manual Testing
19 116 (8.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 311 (21.45%) SQL
2 129 (8.90%) C#
3 123 (8.48%) Java
4 75 (5.17%) JavaScript
5 62 (4.28%) VBScript
6 50 (3.45%) Python
7 39 (2.69%) VB
8 35 (2.41%) Perl
9 29 (2.00%) PHP
9 29 (2.00%) C++
10 23 (1.59%) Ruby
11 21 (1.45%) Shell Script
12 20 (1.38%) VBA
13 16 (1.10%) PowerHouse
14 14 (0.97%) Tcl
15 9 (0.62%) C
16 8 (0.55%) T-SQL
17 7 (0.48%) VB.NET
17 7 (0.48%) PL/SQL
18 5 (0.34%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 424 (29.24%) ISTQB
2 354 (24.41%) Degree
3 238 (16.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 85 (5.86%) ISEB Practitioner
5 78 (5.38%) Security Cleared
6 58 (4.00%) SC Cleared
7 43 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 42 (2.90%) PMI Certification
9 29 (2.00%) DV Cleared
10 28 (1.93%) IIBA
11 23 (1.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 21 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 19 (1.31%) CTC Cleared
14 13 (0.90%) CBAP
15 10 (0.69%) HP ASE
15 10 (0.69%) CISSP
16 9 (0.62%) CISM
16 9 (0.62%) HND
16 9 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
16 9 (0.62%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 549 (37.86%) QA
2 30 (2.07%) ISO 9001
3 29 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (1.59%) SLA
5 4 (0.28%) EMIR
5 4 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.14%) FATCA
6 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.14%) COBIT
7 1 (0.069%) MiFID
7 1 (0.069%) GAAP
7 1 (0.069%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.069%) BS25999
System Software
1 8 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.14%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.069%) NFS
3 1 (0.069%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.069%) Cygwin
3 1 (0.069%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 221 (15.24%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (1.52%) SCCM
3 1 (0.069%) OpenView
Vendors
1 199 (13.72%) HP
2 185 (12.76%) Microsoft
3 58 (4.00%) Oracle
4 43 (2.97%) SAP
5 17 (1.17%) IBM
6 14 (0.97%) Interwoven
6 14 (0.97%) Citrix
6 14 (0.97%) Google
7 12 (0.83%) JD Edwards
7 12 (0.83%) Business Objects
7 12 (0.83%) Altiris
8 11 (0.76%) hybris
9 10 (0.69%) iRise
10 9 (0.62%) VMware
10 9 (0.62%) Charles River
11 8 (0.55%) Capita
12 7 (0.48%) thinkFolio
13 6 (0.41%) webMethods
14 5 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
15 4 (0.28%) Demandware
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days holiday + more
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits (Healthcare, Pension)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + strong package incl. pensi
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + On application
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + Bonus Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Posted: 3 days ago