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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 71 71 68
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 30 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.82% 1.83% 2.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.87% 5.43% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 21
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,680 £52,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +8.57%
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
276 350 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 25.99% 33.62% 32.46%
Number of salaries quoted 219 251 267
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 5 February 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 32 (62.75%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (52.94%) ISTQB
3 21 (41.18%) Finance
4 18 (35.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 15 (29.41%) Selenium
6 13 (25.49%) Automation Testing
7 12 (23.53%) Software Testing
7 12 (23.53%) Java
7 12 (23.53%) SQL
8 11 (21.57%) SDLC
8 11 (21.57%) Web Testing
8 11 (21.57%) Manual Testing
9 10 (19.61%) Test Scripting
9 10 (19.61%) Test Strategy
9 10 (19.61%) Eclipse
9 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
9 10 (19.61%) Regression Testing
10 9 (17.65%) Automated Testing
10 9 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (15.69%) Functional Testing
11 8 (15.69%) Project Management
11 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
12 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (11.76%) Defect Management
12 6 (11.76%) Agile Testing
12 6 (11.76%) Web Development
12 6 (11.76%) Test Management
12 6 (11.76%) IntelliJ
12 6 (11.76%) J2EE
12 6 (11.76%) Oracle

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (29.41%) Selenium
2 10 (19.61%) Eclipse
3 9 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (11.76%) IntelliJ
5 4 (7.84%) Cucumber
5 4 (7.84%) HP UFT
6 2 (3.92%) Axure RP
6 2 (3.92%) JIRA
6 2 (3.92%) JMeter
6 2 (3.92%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (41.18%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (1.96%) Front Office
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (56.86%) Analyst
2 26 (50.98%) Test Analyst
3 14 (27.45%) Software Analyst
3 14 (27.45%) Software Test Analyst
4 9 (17.65%) Manual Test Analyst
4 9 (17.65%) Web Analyst
4 9 (17.65%) Web Test Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Tester
6 6 (11.76%) Automation Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Test Automation Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Test Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Test Leader
6 6 (11.76%) Test Manager
7 5 (9.80%) Agile Test Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Programme Manager
7 5 (9.80%) Programme Test Manager
7 5 (9.80%) Test Programme Manager
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) J2EE
2 3 (5.88%) .NET
2 3 (5.88%) HTML
2 3 (5.88%) XML
3 2 (3.92%) Web Services
3 2 (3.92%) XML Messaging
4 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) Unix
3 1 (1.96%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (62.75%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.49%) Automation Testing
3 12 (23.53%) Software Testing
4 11 (21.57%) Manual Testing
4 11 (21.57%) SDLC
4 11 (21.57%) Web Testing
5 10 (19.61%) Regression Testing
5 10 (19.61%) Test Scripting
5 10 (19.61%) Test Strategy
6 9 (17.65%) Automated Testing
7 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
7 8 (15.69%) Functional Testing
7 8 (15.69%) Project Management
8 6 (11.76%) Agile Testing
8 6 (11.76%) Defect Management
8 6 (11.76%) Risk Management
8 6 (11.76%) Test Management
8 6 (11.76%) Web Development
9 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (9.80%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) Java
1 12 (23.53%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) C#
3 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (52.94%) ISTQB
2 18 (35.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.84%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (7.84%) Degree
5 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) SAP
4 1 (1.96%) HP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £40,269 to £45,691 (with a potential to earn £48,322)
Posted: 12 days ago