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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 90 80 71
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 3 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.38% 0.13% 1.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.26% 0.57% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 9
Average salary £19,000 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.71% -14.63%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +10.00%
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
238 174 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 30.40% 22.89% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 196 140 163
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Oxford

ISEB
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Games
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) Game Development
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Validation

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) QA Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Tester
3 2 (40.00%) UAT Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) UAT Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (20.00%) Junior
4 1 (20.00%) Junior Penetration Tester
4 1 (20.00%) Junior QA Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Junior QA Tester
4 1 (20.00%) Junior Software Tester
4 1 (20.00%) Junior Tester
4 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
4 1 (20.00%) Software QA Tester
4 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Game Development
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft