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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 88 48 78
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +30
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 23 51 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.63% 3.88% 2.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.52% 11.56% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 17 43 23
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £26,100 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £41,500 £42,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.38%
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
417 441 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.60% 33.54% 29.16%
Number of salaries quoted 291 339 312
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 4 May 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (46.67%) Finance
3 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (35.56%) Project Management
5 15 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 14 (31.11%) Automated Testing
7 13 (28.89%) Waterfall
8 11 (24.44%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (22.22%) Business Analysis
9 10 (22.22%) Test Scripting
9 10 (22.22%) Scrum
9 10 (22.22%) SQL
10 9 (20.00%) RAD
10 9 (20.00%) Retail
10 9 (20.00%) ISTQB
10 9 (20.00%) QA
11 8 (17.78%) Selenium
11 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
12 7 (15.56%) UML
12 7 (15.56%) ITIL
12 7 (15.56%) .NET
12 7 (15.56%) Oracle
12 7 (15.56%) Banking
12 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
12 7 (15.56%) ISEB Practitioner
12 7 (15.56%) Test Automation
12 7 (15.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (13.33%) User Stories
13 6 (13.33%) BPMN

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.22%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Selenium
2 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.67%) JMeter
3 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.67%) JBehave
4 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) Retail
3 7 (15.56%) Banking
4 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 6 (13.33%) Automotive
4 6 (13.33%) Advertising
5 5 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (55.56%) Analyst
2 16 (35.56%) Test Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Business Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) QA Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Business Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Tester
5 6 (13.33%) Test Manager
6 5 (11.11%) Test Leader
6 5 (11.11%) Automated Test Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Software Test Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
8 3 (6.67%) Technical Tester
8 3 (6.67%) Test Team Leader
8 3 (6.67%) Software Tester
9 2 (4.44%) Testing Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Programme Office Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Programme Manager
10 1 (2.22%) Systems Analyst
10 1 (2.22%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) Middleware
3 4 (8.89%) WPF
3 4 (8.89%) HTML
4 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.67%) XML
4 3 (6.67%) XML Messaging
5 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.44%) WCF
6 1 (2.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) FMCG
2 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.11%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (35.56%) Project Management
3 15 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 14 (31.11%) Automated Testing
5 13 (28.89%) Waterfall
6 11 (24.44%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (22.22%) Business Analysis
7 10 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 10 (22.22%) Scrum
8 9 (20.00%) RAD
9 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
10 7 (15.56%) UML
10 7 (15.56%) ITIL
10 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
10 7 (15.56%) Test Automation
11 6 (13.33%) User Stories
11 6 (13.33%) BPMN
11 6 (13.33%) Use Case
11 6 (13.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) C#
3 4 (8.89%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (15.56%) ISEB Practitioner
2 7 (15.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (8.89%) Degree
4 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) QA
2 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle
3 4 (8.89%) VMware
4 3 (6.67%) HP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Royal Mail Group
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