The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 72 90 56
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -34
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 18 21 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.89% 1.52% 3.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.67% 4.83% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 39
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £30,750 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £53,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +8.21%
ISEB
Buckinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
270 435 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 28.36% 31.54% 33.51%
Number of salaries quoted 194 295 328
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,100 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

ISEB
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (45.65%) ISTQB
3 20 (43.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (34.78%) Software Testing
4 16 (34.78%) Finance
5 14 (30.43%) SQL
6 13 (28.26%) Regression Testing
7 11 (23.91%) SDLC
7 11 (23.91%) Test Strategy
8 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
9 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2
9 9 (19.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (17.39%) Manual Testing
10 8 (17.39%) Functional Testing
10 8 (17.39%) Automation Testing
10 8 (17.39%) Oracle
10 8 (17.39%) Project Management
10 8 (17.39%) Selenium
11 7 (15.22%) Automated Testing
11 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (15.22%) Defect Management
12 6 (13.04%) System Integration Testing
12 6 (13.04%) Integration Testing
12 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
12 6 (13.04%) Java
12 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
12 6 (13.04%) Web Development
12 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
13 5 (10.87%) Scrum

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (8.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Selenium
2 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.70%) Eclipse
3 4 (8.70%) IntelliJ
4 2 (4.35%) Axure RP
5 1 (2.17%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.17%) Hudson
5 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (58.70%) Analyst
2 22 (47.83%) Test Analyst
3 13 (28.26%) Software Analyst
3 13 (28.26%) Software Test Analyst
4 12 (26.09%) Manual Test Analyst
4 12 (26.09%) Web Analyst
4 12 (26.09%) Web Test Analyst
5 8 (17.39%) Agile Test Analyst
6 7 (15.22%) Test Manager
7 6 (13.04%) Programme Manager
7 6 (13.04%) Programme Test Manager
7 6 (13.04%) Test Programme Manager
7 6 (13.04%) Tester
8 5 (10.87%) Automation Test Analyst
9 4 (8.70%) Integration Specialist
9 4 (8.70%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 4 (8.70%) Test Specialist
10 3 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (6.52%) Test Leader
10 3 (6.52%) Validation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) J2EE
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.78%) Software Testing
3 13 (28.26%) Regression Testing
4 11 (23.91%) SDLC
4 11 (23.91%) Test Strategy
5 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2
5 9 (19.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (17.39%) Automation Testing
6 8 (17.39%) Functional Testing
6 8 (17.39%) Manual Testing
6 8 (17.39%) Project Management
7 7 (15.22%) Automated Testing
7 7 (15.22%) Defect Management
8 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
8 6 (13.04%) Integration Testing
8 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (13.04%) System Integration Testing
8 6 (13.04%) Web Development
9 5 (10.87%) Test Management
9 5 (10.87%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) SQL
2 6 (13.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (45.65%) ISTQB
2 20 (43.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (10.87%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) HP
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