The first table below looks at the demand for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 103 74 82
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +8
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 27 46 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.45% 2.51% 1.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.79% 8.13% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 21
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £23,650 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.40%
Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
564 566 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 30.19% 30.88% 27.90%
Number of salaries quoted 504 498 391
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

ISEB
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +8 21 £38,500 -23.00% 1
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 31 (60.78%) ISTQB
2 22 (43.14%) Software Testing
3 18 (35.29%) .NET
4 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (29.41%) C#
6 14 (27.45%) QuickTest Pro
7 13 (25.49%) Test Automation
7 13 (25.49%) HP Quality Center
8 12 (23.53%) Retail
9 11 (21.57%) NUnit
9 11 (21.57%) Degree
9 11 (21.57%) QA
9 11 (21.57%) MbUnit
9 11 (21.57%) Test Scripting
10 10 (19.61%) Selenium
11 9 (17.65%) Chip and PIN
11 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
11 9 (17.65%) Automated Testing
11 9 (17.65%) JIRA
11 9 (17.65%) Usability Testing
11 9 (17.65%) Performance Testing
11 9 (17.65%) Web Testing
11 9 (17.65%) User Stories
12 8 (15.69%) Regression Testing
13 7 (13.73%) Law
13 7 (13.73%) Manufacturing
13 7 (13.73%) Military
13 7 (13.73%) DNA
13 7 (13.73%) SQL
14 6 (11.76%) TestDirector

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 3 (5.88%) Apache
1 3 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Magento
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) MySQL
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) QuickTest Pro
2 11 (21.57%) NUnit
2 11 (21.57%) MbUnit
3 10 (19.61%) Selenium
4 9 (17.65%) JIRA
5 6 (11.76%) TestDirector
5 6 (11.76%) Bugzilla
6 3 (5.88%) Mercurial
6 3 (5.88%) WebDriver
7 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.92%) PHPUnit
7 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.96%) Behat
8 1 (1.96%) SilkPerformer
8 1 (1.96%) JMeter
8 1 (1.96%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (23.53%) Retail
2 7 (13.73%) Law
2 7 (13.73%) Manufacturing
2 7 (13.73%) Military
3 5 (9.80%) Finance
4 2 (3.92%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Analyst
2 15 (29.41%) Tester
3 14 (27.45%) Test Analyst
3 14 (27.45%) Test Engineer
4 11 (21.57%) Senior Test Engineer
5 10 (19.61%) Software Test Engineer
5 10 (19.61%) Software Engineer
6 9 (17.65%) Senior Software Engineer
6 9 (17.65%) QA Tester
6 9 (17.65%) Senior Software Test Engineer
7 8 (15.69%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (11.76%) Software Tester
9 5 (9.80%) Functional Test Analyst
9 5 (9.80%) Lead Test Analyst
9 5 (9.80%) Functional Analyst
9 5 (9.80%) Senior Test Analyst
10 4 (7.84%) Business Analyst
10 4 (7.84%) Test Manager
11 3 (5.88%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 3 (5.88%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) .NET
2 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.92%) Web Services
3 2 (3.92%) XML
4 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.96%) XHTML
4 1 (1.96%) HTML
4 1 (1.96%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Chip and PIN
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Windows 8
2 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.88%) Windows Vista
2 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (5.88%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) Software Testing
2 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (25.49%) Test Automation
4 11 (21.57%) Test Scripting
5 9 (17.65%) Automated Testing
5 9 (17.65%) Usability Testing
5 9 (17.65%) Performance Testing
5 9 (17.65%) Web Testing
5 9 (17.65%) User Stories
6 8 (15.69%) Regression Testing
7 7 (13.73%) DNA
8 6 (11.76%) Validation
8 6 (11.76%) Manual Testing
9 5 (9.80%) Test Management
9 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
10 4 (7.84%) Project Management
10 4 (7.84%) Business Analysis
10 4 (7.84%) System Testing
10 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
10 4 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (29.41%) C#
2 7 (13.73%) SQL
3 3 (5.88%) Java
3 3 (5.88%) PHP
4 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (60.78%) ISTQB
2 11 (21.57%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) IIBA
3 1 (1.96%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (25.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (1.96%) InterSystems
3 1 (1.96%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) SAP
Oxfordshire
Experis IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago