The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 51 42 59
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 5 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.17% 2.05% 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.75% 8.54% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 4
Average salary £32,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.36% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £37,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +1.40%
ISEB
Bedfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
87 82 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 20.37% 23.98% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 80 75 141
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

ISEB
Salary Trend in Luton

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Luton

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Luton region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Luton

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
1 9 (64.29%) ISTQB
2 7 (50.00%) Selenium
2 7 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 6 (42.86%) QA
4 5 (35.71%) C#
4 5 (35.71%) C++
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
5 4 (28.57%) Test Management
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) SaaS
6 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
6 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
7 2 (14.29%) CMMI
7 2 (14.29%) Advertising
7 2 (14.29%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) Release Management
7 2 (14.29%) TestNG
7 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
8 1 (7.14%) Lumesse
8 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
8 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Selenium
1 7 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (14.29%) TestNG
General
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Software Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 2 (14.29%) QA Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Test Management
4 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
4 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Release Management
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) CMMI
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Lumesse