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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 48 64 59
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 51 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.40% 1.79% 3.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.72% 5.96% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 39 14 18
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -37.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +1.40%
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
401 285 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 34.60% 30.06% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 276 254 288
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 42 (40.78%) Finance
2 32 (31.07%) Microsoft
3 31 (30.10%) Business Analysis
4 27 (26.21%) Project Management
5 26 (25.24%) Degree
6 25 (24.27%) Computer Science
6 25 (24.27%) Manual Testing
6 25 (24.27%) PRINCE2
7 23 (22.33%) .NET
8 22 (21.36%) Oracle
8 22 (21.36%) Retail
9 21 (20.39%) SQL
9 21 (20.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (20.39%) Scrum
10 20 (19.42%) Test Scripting
11 19 (18.45%) Waterfall
11 19 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (17.48%) Use Case
12 18 (17.48%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (16.50%) QA
13 17 (16.50%) Software Testing
14 16 (15.53%) ISTQB
15 15 (14.56%) MS Project
16 14 (13.59%) UML
16 14 (13.59%) Advertising
16 14 (13.59%) Change Management
16 14 (13.59%) Telecoms
16 14 (13.59%) BPMN
16 14 (13.59%) FMCG
16 14 (13.59%) Banking

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 10 (9.71%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (3.88%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (0.97%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (14.56%) MS Project
2 10 (9.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (10.68%) Visual Studio
2 9 (8.74%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (6.80%) Selenium
4 5 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.94%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 42 (40.78%) Finance
2 22 (21.36%) Retail
3 14 (13.59%) Advertising
3 14 (13.59%) Telecoms
3 14 (13.59%) Banking
4 13 (12.62%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (9.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (62.14%) Analyst
2 34 (33.01%) Business Analyst
3 30 (29.13%) Test Analyst
4 17 (16.50%) Tester
5 16 (15.53%) Senior Analyst
6 15 (14.56%) Test Leader
7 14 (13.59%) Software Tester
8 13 (12.62%) Software Test Analyst
8 13 (12.62%) Senior Business Analyst
9 10 (9.71%) Project Manager
9 10 (9.71%) Team Leader
9 10 (9.71%) Test Team Leader
10 6 (5.83%) Test Manager
11 5 (4.85%) Business Manager
11 5 (4.85%) QA Analyst
11 5 (4.85%) QA Test Analyst
11 5 (4.85%) Business Project Manager
12 3 (2.91%) Automated Tester
12 3 (2.91%) Senior Test Analyst
12 3 (2.91%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (22.33%) .NET
2 12 (11.65%) HTML
3 9 (8.74%) XML
4 8 (7.77%) Web Services
5 6 (5.83%) SOAP
5 6 (5.83%) ASP.NET
6 5 (4.85%) .NET Framework
7 4 (3.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.27%) Computer Science
2 14 (13.59%) FMCG
3 10 (9.71%) Life Science
4 4 (3.88%) EPoS
5 3 (2.91%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.97%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.97%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.74%) Windows
2 8 (7.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.10%) Business Analysis
2 27 (26.21%) Project Management
3 25 (24.27%) Manual Testing
3 25 (24.27%) PRINCE2
4 21 (20.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (20.39%) Scrum
5 20 (19.42%) Test Scripting
6 19 (18.45%) Waterfall
6 19 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (17.48%) Use Case
7 18 (17.48%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (16.50%) Software Testing
9 14 (13.59%) UML
9 14 (13.59%) Change Management
9 14 (13.59%) BPMN
9 14 (13.59%) User Stories
10 10 (9.71%) CRM
10 10 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (9.71%) Workflow
10 10 (9.71%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.39%) SQL
2 13 (12.62%) C#
3 8 (7.77%) Java
4 4 (3.88%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (25.24%) Degree
2 16 (15.53%) ISTQB
3 13 (12.62%) CBAP
4 12 (11.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (4.85%) APMP
6 3 (2.91%) PMP
6 3 (2.91%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.97%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (31.07%) Microsoft
2 22 (21.36%) Oracle
3 4 (3.88%) SAP
4 3 (2.91%) VMware
5 1 (0.97%) F5
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