The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 48 37 51
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 12 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.52% 2.65% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.68% 11.69% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 2
Average salary £33,500 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.81% -38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,850 £54,250 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.40%
Qualifications Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
124 77 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 26.05% 22.71% 37.30%
Number of salaries quoted 109 64 119
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
ISEB
Bedfordshire

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 25 July 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Luton

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 11 (73.33%) Software Testing
2 9 (60.00%) ISTQB
3 7 (46.67%) Risk Management
3 7 (46.67%) C#
3 7 (46.67%) C++
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (46.67%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) QA
4 6 (40.00%) Selenium
4 6 (40.00%) WebDriver
5 5 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 5 (33.33%) Test Management
6 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) Scrum
7 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 3 (20.00%) SaaS
7 3 (20.00%) Automation Testing
7 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
8 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
8 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
8 2 (13.33%) CMMI
8 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
8 2 (13.33%) Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) SQL
8 2 (13.33%) Advertising
8 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) Release Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Selenium
1 6 (40.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (6.67%) TestNG
General
1 2 (13.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Tester
1 3 (20.00%) Test Manager
1 3 (20.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (13.33%) QA Leader
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Software Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Risk Management
3 5 (33.33%) Test Management
3 5 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) CMMI
6 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
6 2 (13.33%) Release Management
6 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
7 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C#
1 7 (46.67%) C++
2 6 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA