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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 102 98 79
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -19
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 12 32 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.78% 1.82% 2.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.67% 5.87% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 44
Average salary £41,250 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £26,000 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
450 545 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.35% 31.07% 30.71%
Number of salaries quoted 324 502 477
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -11 6 £33,750 -12.33%
Banbury - 5 £52,500 -
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) QA
4 5 (35.71%) Line Management
5 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
5 4 (28.57%) Selenium
5 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
6 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (21.43%) PRINCE
6 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
6 3 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (21.43%) Test Management
6 3 (21.43%) JIRA
6 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
7 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (7.14%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
2 3 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (21.43%) JIRA
3 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium IDE
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) QA Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Tester
3 4 (28.57%) Software Tester
4 3 (21.43%) Test Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Test Leader
4 3 (21.43%) QA Leader
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Tester
5 2 (14.29%) QA Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Senior QA Tester
5 2 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) UML Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Graduate
6 1 (7.14%) Junior
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Line Management
3 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE
4 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 3 (21.43%) Test Management
4 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.14%) UML
6 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
1 4 (28.57%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
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