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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 74 46 65
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +19
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 31 50 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.22% 4.42% 1.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.28% 13.05% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 28 40 15
Average salary £34,000 £42,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +51.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £50,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%
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
426 383 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.45% 33.89% 30.10%
Number of salaries quoted 319 267 245
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 August 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 29 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.68%) Selenium
3 23 (38.98%) Software Testing
3 23 (38.98%) Microsoft
4 21 (35.59%) Finance
4 21 (35.59%) ISTQB
5 17 (28.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (28.81%) SDLC
6 16 (27.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 15 (25.42%) Test Scripting
8 14 (23.73%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
10 12 (20.34%) SQL
11 11 (18.64%) Scrum
11 11 (18.64%) Degree
12 10 (16.95%) Automated Testing
12 10 (16.95%) Business Analysis
12 10 (16.95%) Manual Testing
12 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (16.95%) HP Quality Center
12 10 (16.95%) Test Strategy
12 10 (16.95%) Project Management
13 9 (15.25%) HP
13 9 (15.25%) Java
13 9 (15.25%) Automotive
13 9 (15.25%) Automation Testing
14 8 (13.56%) Mentoring
14 8 (13.56%) QA
14 8 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (13.56%) HTML

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (3.39%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (40.68%) Selenium
2 17 (28.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (13.56%) HP UFT
4 5 (8.47%) JMeter
4 5 (8.47%) Axure RP
5 4 (6.78%) Cucumber
5 4 (6.78%) Eclipse
6 3 (5.08%) JBehave
7 2 (3.39%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.39%) JIRA
8 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (35.59%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Automotive
3 5 (8.47%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Advertising
5 1 (1.69%) Front Office
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (44.07%) Analyst
2 18 (30.51%) Test Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) Tester
4 8 (13.56%) Business Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Test Team Leader
5 7 (11.86%) Team Leader
5 7 (11.86%) Test Leader
6 6 (10.17%) Software Tester
7 5 (8.47%) Test Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Automation Tester
8 4 (6.78%) Selenium Tester
8 4 (6.78%) MI Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Test Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Test Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Technical Tester
10 2 (3.39%) Programme Office Manager
10 2 (3.39%) Senior Business Analyst
10 2 (3.39%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) HTML
2 7 (11.86%) .NET
3 6 (10.17%) XML
4 5 (8.47%) XML Messaging
5 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET
5 4 (6.78%) WPF
6 2 (3.39%) CSS
6 2 (3.39%) Web Services
6 2 (3.39%) WCF
6 2 (3.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) FMCG
3 1 (1.69%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) UNIX
1 2 (3.39%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (38.98%) Software Testing
3 17 (28.81%) SDLC
4 15 (25.42%) Test Scripting
5 14 (23.73%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (18.64%) Scrum
7 10 (16.95%) Project Management
7 10 (16.95%) Business Analysis
7 10 (16.95%) Automated Testing
7 10 (16.95%) Manual Testing
7 10 (16.95%) Test Strategy
8 9 (15.25%) Automation Testing
9 8 (13.56%) Mentoring
9 8 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (11.86%) Regression Testing
10 7 (11.86%) ITIL
10 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
10 7 (11.86%) System Integration Testing
10 7 (11.86%) BDD
11 6 (10.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.34%) SQL
2 9 (15.25%) Java
3 7 (11.86%) C#
4 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (35.59%) ISTQB
2 16 (27.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 11 (18.64%) Degree
4 6 (10.17%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) QA
2 4 (6.78%) ISO 9001
2 4 (6.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 10 (16.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (38.98%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.25%) HP
3 7 (11.86%) Oracle
4 2 (3.39%) SAP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
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White Clarke Group
Salary: £25-£37,815 depending on experience
Posted: 25 days ago