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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 76 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 2 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.27% 1.19% 2.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.08% 4.46% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 16
Average salary £30,500 £38,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.26% -23.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £27,450 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £50,000 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.40%
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
186 202 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 25.27% 26.72% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 144 166 228
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,900 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) QA
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (12.50%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) VCP4
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Alfresco
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1 (12.50%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
1 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
2 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Test Leader
3 2 (25.00%) QA Leader
4 1 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
4 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
4 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (12.50%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Progress
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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