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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 186 177 192
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 730 713 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.59% 1.61% 1.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.42% 6.49% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 558 535 650
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
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
11376 10983 13092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.74% 24.80% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 9083 9019 11194
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 -1 166 £50,000 - 27
Chiswick 0 6 £42,500 -
Sidcup - 5 £41,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames -24 4 £50,000 +19.04%
Docklands, London - 4 £62,500 -
Bromley - 4 £50,000 -
Greenford - 3 - -
Canary Wharf - 3 £61,500 -
Hammersmith +3 2 - -
Croydon -6 2 £42,750 -
Dagenham - 2 £45,000 -
Ealing +4 1 £29,500 -26.25%
Paddington -7 1 - -
Edgware - 1 £60,000 -
Chessington - 1 £50,000 -
Harrow - 1 £47,500 -
Hayes - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £42,500 -
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 639 (44.13%) Agile Software Development
2 632 (43.65%) Finance
3 553 (38.19%) QA
4 433 (29.90%) ISTQB
5 389 (26.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 379 (26.17%) Software Testing
7 338 (23.34%) Degree
8 329 (22.72%) Business Analysis
9 325 (22.44%) PRINCE2
10 312 (21.55%) Project Management
11 290 (20.03%) SQL
12 249 (17.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 227 (15.68%) Scrum
14 223 (15.40%) HP Quality Center
15 220 (15.19%) Retail
16 219 (15.12%) Selenium
17 207 (14.30%) HP
18 198 (13.67%) Banking
19 197 (13.60%) Test Scripting
20 187 (12.91%) Analytical Skills
21 186 (12.85%) Stakeholder Management
22 184 (12.71%) UML
23 180 (12.43%) Microsoft
24 152 (10.50%) Test Management
25 146 (10.08%) Test Automation
26 142 (9.81%) Manual Testing
27 141 (9.74%) Test Strategy
28 138 (9.53%) Waterfall
28 138 (9.53%) ITIL
29 134 (9.25%) Regression Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 42 (2.90%) SharePoint
2 17 (1.17%) MS Project Server
3 16 (1.10%) WorkSite
4 12 (0.83%) CMS
4 12 (0.83%) Confluence
5 11 (0.76%) WebSphere
5 11 (0.76%) OpenStack
6 8 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (0.48%) Drupal
7 7 (0.48%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.35%) IIS
9 3 (0.21%) Apache
9 3 (0.21%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.21%) LiveLink
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%) WebLogic
Applications
1 113 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 110 (7.60%) MS Office
3 65 (4.49%) MS Visio
4 46 (3.18%) MS Project
5 25 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.14%) GIMP
7 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.069%) SPSS
8 1 (0.069%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 18 (1.24%) JDE OneWorld
2 9 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.48%) Markit EDM
4 6 (0.41%) Magento
4 6 (0.41%) Sentinel
5 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.21%) SimCorp Dimension
6 2 (0.14%) Academy Housing
6 2 (0.14%) arcHouse
6 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.14%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.069%) RMDS
7 1 (0.069%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.069%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.069%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.069%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.069%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.069%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.38%) SaaS
2 1 (0.069%) PaaS
2 1 (0.069%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.38%) Internet
2 19 (1.31%) MPLS
3 9 (0.62%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.55%) MVNO
5 5 (0.35%) HTTP
6 4 (0.28%) WAN
6 4 (0.28%) LAN
6 4 (0.28%) SWIFTNet
6 4 (0.28%) Wireless
7 3 (0.21%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.21%) NAS
8 2 (0.14%) HSUPA
8 2 (0.14%) HSPA
8 2 (0.14%) LTE
8 2 (0.14%) HSDPA
8 2 (0.14%) 2G
8 2 (0.14%) 3GPP
8 2 (0.14%) UMTS
8 2 (0.14%) GPRS
8 2 (0.14%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (6.70%) SQL Server
2 59 (4.07%) Relational Database
3 48 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (1.45%) MySQL
5 15 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 11 (0.76%) Big Data
10 9 (0.62%) Data Mart
10 9 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (0.41%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.41%) QlikView
12 5 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.28%) DB2
14 3 (0.21%) SQLPlus
14 3 (0.21%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 219 (15.12%) Selenium
2 114 (7.87%) QuickTest Pro
3 93 (6.42%) JIRA
4 72 (4.97%) LoadRunner
5 63 (4.35%) WebDriver
6 49 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 44 (3.04%) Cucumber
8 30 (2.07%) TestComplete
9 29 (2.00%) Bugzilla
10 26 (1.80%) FitNesse
11 25 (1.73%) NUnit
12 23 (1.59%) TestDirector
13 22 (1.52%) Jenkins
14 21 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
14 21 (1.45%) Toad
15 20 (1.38%) JUnit
15 20 (1.38%) Visual Studio
16 19 (1.31%) JMeter
17 15 (1.04%) Eclipse
17 15 (1.04%) SilkPerformer
General
1 632 (43.65%) Finance
2 220 (15.19%) Retail
3 198 (13.67%) Banking
4 119 (8.22%) Telecoms
5 67 (4.63%) Law
6 50 (3.45%) Investment Banking
7 49 (3.38%) Legal
8 40 (2.76%) Advertising
9 31 (2.14%) Games
9 31 (2.14%) Financial Institution
10 29 (2.00%) Publishing
11 26 (1.80%) Marketing
12 24 (1.66%) Corporate Banking
12 24 (1.66%) Back Office
13 18 (1.24%) Front Office
14 15 (1.04%) Billing
15 7 (0.48%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.35%) Retail Banking
17 4 (0.28%) French Language
17 4 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 702 (48.48%) Analyst
2 389 (26.86%) Business Analyst
3 230 (15.88%) Test Analyst
4 186 (12.85%) Tester
5 167 (11.53%) Consultant
6 137 (9.46%) Test Consultant
7 132 (9.12%) Test Manager
8 117 (8.08%) Senior Analyst
9 84 (5.80%) Test Engineer
10 83 (5.73%) Senior Business Analyst
11 80 (5.52%) QA Analyst
12 70 (4.83%) QA Tester
13 61 (4.21%) QA Engineer
14 53 (3.66%) Project Manager
15 49 (3.38%) Junior
16 47 (3.25%) Programme Manager
17 42 (2.90%) Banking Business Analyst
18 39 (2.69%) Test Leader
19 31 (2.14%) Team Leader
20 29 (2.00%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (8.49%) .NET
2 99 (6.84%) XML
3 76 (5.25%) Web Services
4 56 (3.87%) HTML
5 28 (1.93%) ASP.NET
6 25 (1.73%) J2EE
7 21 (1.45%) XML Messaging
8 20 (1.38%) RESTful
9 18 (1.24%) LINQ
10 17 (1.17%) CSS
11 15 (1.04%) SOAP
11 15 (1.04%) Apache Flex
12 13 (0.90%) WCF
12 13 (0.90%) .NET Framework
12 13 (0.90%) REST
13 9 (0.62%) LAMP
14 8 (0.55%) JSON
15 7 (0.48%) Flash
15 7 (0.48%) ASP.NET Web API
16 4 (0.28%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 187 (12.91%) Analytical Skills
2 115 (7.94%) Computer Science
3 51 (3.52%) Open Source
4 42 (2.90%) PMI
5 41 (2.83%) Derivative
6 37 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 36 (2.49%) Equities
8 31 (2.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 31 (2.14%) FMCG
9 30 (2.07%) Management Information System
10 27 (1.86%) Fixed Income
11 24 (1.66%) Client/Server
12 23 (1.59%) Mathematics
13 21 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
14 20 (1.38%) EPoS
15 18 (1.24%) User Experience
16 13 (0.90%) iPhone
17 10 (0.69%) Data Integration
17 10 (0.69%) Visualisation
18 9 (0.62%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 72 (4.97%) Windows
2 67 (4.63%) UNIX
3 41 (2.83%) Linux
4 38 (2.62%) Apple iOS
5 29 (2.00%) Android
6 25 (1.73%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.41%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.14%) HPUX
8 2 (0.14%) Solaris
8 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.14%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.069%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.069%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.069%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 639 (44.13%) Agile Software Development
2 389 (26.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 379 (26.17%) Software Testing
4 329 (22.72%) Business Analysis
5 325 (22.44%) PRINCE2
6 312 (21.55%) Project Management
7 227 (15.68%) Scrum
8 197 (13.60%) Test Scripting
9 186 (12.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 184 (12.71%) UML
11 152 (10.50%) Test Management
12 146 (10.08%) Test Automation
13 142 (9.81%) Manual Testing
14 141 (9.74%) Test Strategy
15 138 (9.53%) Waterfall
15 138 (9.53%) ITIL
16 134 (9.25%) Regression Testing
17 131 (9.05%) Automated Testing
18 116 (8.01%) Test Planning
19 115 (7.94%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 290 (20.03%) SQL
2 122 (8.43%) C#
3 114 (7.87%) Java
4 67 (4.63%) JavaScript
5 53 (3.66%) VBScript
6 48 (3.31%) Python
7 36 (2.49%) VB
8 31 (2.14%) Perl
9 29 (2.00%) PHP
10 27 (1.86%) Ruby
11 26 (1.80%) C++
12 21 (1.45%) VBA
13 20 (1.38%) Shell Script
14 15 (1.04%) PowerHouse
15 14 (0.97%) Tcl
16 9 (0.62%) C
17 7 (0.48%) T-SQL
18 6 (0.41%) VB.NET
18 6 (0.41%) Objective-C
19 5 (0.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 433 (29.90%) ISTQB
2 338 (23.34%) Degree
3 249 (17.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 88 (6.08%) ISEB Practitioner
5 77 (5.32%) Security Cleared
6 57 (3.94%) SC Cleared
7 45 (3.11%) PMI Certification
8 44 (3.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 30 (2.07%) IIBA
10 26 (1.80%) DV Cleared
11 21 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 19 (1.31%) CTC Cleared
13 18 (1.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 12 (0.83%) HP ASE
15 10 (0.69%) CBAP
15 10 (0.69%) CCNP
15 10 (0.69%) CISSP
15 10 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
16 9 (0.62%) CISM
17 8 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 553 (38.19%) QA
2 28 (1.93%) ISO 9001
3 25 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (1.45%) SLA
5 5 (0.35%) EMIR
5 5 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.14%) GAAP
6 2 (0.14%) COBIT
6 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.14%) FATCA
7 1 (0.069%) BS25999
7 1 (0.069%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.069%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.069%) XenApp
2 1 (0.069%) vSphere
2 1 (0.069%) Cygwin
2 1 (0.069%) HDFS
2 1 (0.069%) NFS
2 1 (0.069%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.069%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 223 (15.40%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (1.52%) SCCM
3 1 (0.069%) OpenView
Vendors
1 207 (14.30%) HP
2 180 (12.43%) Microsoft
3 57 (3.94%) Oracle
4 44 (3.04%) SAP
5 19 (1.31%) IBM
6 16 (1.10%) Interwoven
7 14 (0.97%) Citrix
7 14 (0.97%) Google
8 12 (0.83%) Altiris
9 11 (0.76%) JD Edwards
10 10 (0.69%) Business Objects
10 10 (0.69%) iRise
11 9 (0.62%) thinkFolio
12 8 (0.55%) VMware
12 8 (0.55%) Capita
12 8 (0.55%) webMethods
13 7 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (0.48%) Charles River
14 6 (0.41%) StatPro
14 6 (0.41%) hybris
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Search Consultancy
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West London
TD Group
Salary: Excellent permanent salary and benefits package available
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East London
Hunt 4 Staff
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + PRO RATA
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Sogeti
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £59000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eximius Group Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + On application
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum inc benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 36,000 - 46,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus package including banking bonus
Posted: 5 days ago