The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 32 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 2 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.68% 6.25% -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.56% 21.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £41,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.15% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -
ISEB
Kent

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

Qualifications Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
36 28 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 30.25% 29.17% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 2
Average salary £28,500 £40,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% -21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £52,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (81.82%) ISTQB
2 7 (63.64%) Software Testing
2 7 (63.64%) QA
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) XML
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 4 (36.36%) MS Office
5 3 (27.27%) System Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) TDD
6 2 (18.18%) TestComplete
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (18.18%) BDD
6 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
6 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Ranorex
6 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (18.18%) SOAP
6 2 (18.18%) Java
6 2 (18.18%) VB
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) Selenium
6 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
1 2 (18.18%) TestComplete
1 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
1 2 (18.18%) Ranorex
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) QA Analyst
3 6 (54.55%) Test Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Quality Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) Software Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) System Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Orchard
Maidstone
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefit
Posted: 23 days ago