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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 76 48 71
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +23
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 29 52 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.06% 4.51% 1.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.86% 12.97% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 26 43 17
Average salary £34,000 £41,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.07% +48.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £49,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.02% +2.85%
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
423 401 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.04% 34.81% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 324 287 269
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 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 27 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (44.23%) Software Testing
3 22 (42.31%) Selenium
4 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
5 19 (36.54%) Finance
6 17 (32.69%) ISTQB
7 16 (30.77%) SDLC
8 15 (28.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (28.85%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (26.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 13 (25.00%) Test Scripting
11 12 (23.08%) Scrum
12 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
13 10 (19.23%) SQL
13 10 (19.23%) Project Management
13 10 (19.23%) HP Quality Center
13 10 (19.23%) Manual Testing
13 10 (19.23%) Test Strategy
14 9 (17.31%) HP
14 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (17.31%) Automated Testing
14 9 (17.31%) Degree
14 9 (17.31%) Business Analysis
15 8 (15.38%) QA
15 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
16 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (13.46%) System Integration Testing
16 7 (13.46%) Automation Testing
16 7 (13.46%) Automotive
16 7 (13.46%) Regression Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (3.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) Big Data
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (42.31%) Selenium
2 15 (28.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (11.54%) HP UFT
4 3 (5.77%) JMeter
4 3 (5.77%) JBehave
4 3 (5.77%) Axure RP
5 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.85%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (36.54%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Automotive
3 6 (11.54%) Retail
4 3 (5.77%) Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Analyst
2 16 (30.77%) Test Analyst
3 9 (17.31%) Tester
4 7 (13.46%) Test Team Leader
4 7 (13.46%) Team Leader
5 6 (11.54%) Software Tester
5 6 (11.54%) Business Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Test Leader
6 4 (7.69%) Automation Tester
6 4 (7.69%) Selenium Tester
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Test Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Test Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Technical Tester
7 3 (5.77%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) MI Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Programme Office Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) .NET
2 6 (11.54%) HTML
3 4 (7.69%) WPF
3 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.69%) XML
4 3 (5.77%) XML Messaging
5 2 (3.85%) WCF
5 2 (3.85%) Middleware
5 2 (3.85%) CSS
6 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) FMCG
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) UNIX
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (44.23%) Software Testing
3 16 (30.77%) SDLC
4 15 (28.85%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 12 (23.08%) Scrum
7 10 (19.23%) Project Management
7 10 (19.23%) Manual Testing
7 10 (19.23%) Test Strategy
8 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (17.31%) Business Analysis
8 9 (17.31%) Automated Testing
9 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
10 7 (13.46%) System Integration Testing
10 7 (13.46%) Automation Testing
10 7 (13.46%) ITIL
10 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
10 7 (13.46%) Regression Testing
11 6 (11.54%) RAD
11 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.23%) SQL
2 7 (13.46%) C#
2 7 (13.46%) Java
3 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (32.69%) ISTQB
2 14 (26.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (17.31%) Degree
4 6 (11.54%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) QA
2 4 (7.69%) ISO 9001
2 4 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.31%) HP
3 6 (11.54%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) SAP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 38-40k
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, South East, United Kingdom
White Clarke Group
Salary: £28-35k dependant on experience + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago