The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 70 46 61
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +15
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 7 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.91% 3.49% 2.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.89% 11.20% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 27 21
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £45,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
ISEB
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Qualifications Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
242 241 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 31.55% 31.14% 33.16%
Number of salaries quoted 192 222 265
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,750 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

ISEB
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Oxford region.

ISEB Salary Trend in Oxford

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Oxford

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) ISTQB
3 7 (53.85%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) JIRA
3 7 (53.85%) QA
4 6 (46.15%) Selenium
4 6 (46.15%) Manual Testing
5 5 (38.46%) C#
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 5 (38.46%) .NET
5 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
5 5 (38.46%) WebDriver
6 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
6 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (23.08%) XML
7 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
8 2 (15.38%) Spring
8 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (15.38%) Atlassian
8 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
8 2 (15.38%) Blog
8 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (15.38%) Degree
8 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 2 (15.38%) MS Office
8 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
8 2 (15.38%) SOAP
8 2 (15.38%) Web Services

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (15.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
1 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) JIRA
2 6 (46.15%) Selenium
3 5 (38.46%) WebDriver
4 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
6 1 (7.69%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Tester
2 6 (46.15%) QA Tester
3 5 (38.46%) Business Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Test Leader
4 4 (30.77%) QA Leader
4 4 (30.77%) Software Tester
5 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
5 3 (23.08%) Senior QA Tester
5 3 (23.08%) Senior Tester
6 2 (15.38%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (15.38%) QA Analyst
6 2 (15.38%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Tester
7 1 (7.69%) Lead Tester
7 1 (7.69%) QA Consultant
7 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (7.69%) Junior Consultant
7 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) XML
3 2 (15.38%) Spring
3 2 (15.38%) SOAP
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
3 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 2 (15.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Blog
1 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
1 2 (15.38%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Manual Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) User Stories
5 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) SDLC
6 1 (7.69%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) ISTQB
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
2 1 (7.69%) DICOM
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Atlassian
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