The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 105 99 74
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -25
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 8 22 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.58% 1.30% 2.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.15% 4.54% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 45
Average salary £36,250 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.84% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,900 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +1.40%
ISEB
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
372 485 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 26.86% 28.56% 30.14%
Number of salaries quoted 282 414 481
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +2 5 £30,000 -22.07% 1
Banbury - 2 £52,500 - 1
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) QA
3 4 (40.00%) Selenium
3 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 4 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (30.00%) JIRA
4 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
5 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (20.00%) Line Management
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Test Management
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
1 4 (40.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium IDE
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Tester
2 4 (40.00%) QA Tester
2 4 (40.00%) Software Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Test Leader
3 3 (30.00%) QA Leader
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Senior QA Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Management
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Line Management
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £29k - 40k per year + Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago