The first table below looks at the demand for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone 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 Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 37 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 15 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 6.02% 6.10% 1.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.99% 20.83% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.40%
Qualifications Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
79 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 31.73% 29.27% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 55 23 24
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISEB
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ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

ISEB
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Maidstone

ISEB
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) XML
2 13 (72.22%) ISTQB
2 13 (72.22%) QA
3 11 (61.11%) Software Testing
3 11 (61.11%) Test Scripting
3 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Web Design
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 3 (16.67%) Use Case
4 3 (16.67%) User Stories
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Automation Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Ranorex
5 2 (11.11%) System Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
5 2 (11.11%) Degree
5 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 2 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) MS Office
5 2 (11.11%) SOAP
5 2 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (5.56%) NHS
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile App

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

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

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Ranorex
1 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Analyst
2 13 (72.22%) QA Analyst
3 11 (61.11%) Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) XML
2 2 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) NHS
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Software Testing
1 11 (61.11%) Test Scripting
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Web Design
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 3 (16.67%) Use Case
2 3 (16.67%) User Stories
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Automation Testing
3 2 (11.11%) System Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (72.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) HP