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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 82 44 81
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +37
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 28 53 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.93% 4.39% 2.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.70% 12.99% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 21 48 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 £30,000 £27,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £41,500 £42,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -0.68%
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
418 408 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 28.75% 33.83% 25.46%
Number of salaries quoted 295 326 277
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 £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 29 May 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 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 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
3 15 (40.54%) Software Testing
4 13 (35.14%) Finance
5 12 (32.43%) ISTQB
6 11 (29.73%) Selenium
6 11 (29.73%) Project Management
7 10 (27.03%) Test Scripting
7 10 (27.03%) SDLC
8 9 (24.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (24.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (24.32%) SQL
8 9 (24.32%) Scrum
8 9 (24.32%) Automated Testing
9 8 (21.62%) .NET
10 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
10 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
10 7 (18.92%) RAD
10 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
10 7 (18.92%) Waterfall
11 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
11 6 (16.22%) Retail
11 6 (16.22%) ISEB Practitioner
11 6 (16.22%) Automotive
11 6 (16.22%) C#
12 5 (13.51%) HTML
12 5 (13.51%) Oracle
12 5 (13.51%) ITIL

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 2 (5.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Selenium
2 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.11%) JMeter
3 3 (8.11%) JBehave
4 1 (2.70%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Retail
2 6 (16.22%) Automotive
3 4 (10.81%) Banking
4 3 (8.11%) Advertising
4 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Test Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Tester
4 5 (13.51%) Test Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Team Leader
4 5 (13.51%) Test Team Leader
4 5 (13.51%) Test Leader
5 4 (10.81%) Software Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Business Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Tester
6 3 (8.11%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Programme Office Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Quality Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Automated Test Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) .NET
2 5 (13.51%) HTML
3 4 (10.81%) WPF
3 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.11%) XML
4 3 (8.11%) Middleware
4 3 (8.11%) XML Messaging
5 2 (5.41%) WCF
5 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) FMCG
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (40.54%) Software Testing
3 11 (29.73%) Project Management
4 10 (27.03%) Test Scripting
4 10 (27.03%) SDLC
5 9 (24.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (24.32%) Scrum
5 9 (24.32%) Automated Testing
6 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
6 7 (18.92%) RAD
6 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
6 7 (18.92%) Waterfall
7 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
8 5 (13.51%) ITIL
8 5 (13.51%) Regression Testing
8 5 (13.51%) Manual Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Test Strategy
9 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (10.81%) UML
10 3 (8.11%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) C#
3 4 (10.81%) Java
4 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) ISTQB
2 9 (24.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (16.22%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (8.11%) Degree
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (10.81%) ISO 9001
2 3 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle
3 3 (8.11%) HP
3 3 (8.11%) VMware
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The Open University
Salary: From £25,513 to £30,434 per annum
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