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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 116 93 95
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +2
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 2 23 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.14% 1.48% 1.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 5.85% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 37
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -23.68%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.11%
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
358 393 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 25.21% 25.29% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 294 315 501
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
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
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 26 January 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 -6 2 £35,000 -6.66% 1
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 12 (52.17%) Business Analysis
2 9 (39.13%) Retail
2 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (34.78%) Use Case
3 8 (34.78%) Workflow
3 8 (34.78%) UML
4 6 (26.09%) MS Visio
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
6 4 (17.39%) Degree
6 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
6 4 (17.39%) BPMN
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.04%) QAD
7 3 (13.04%) MFGPRO
7 3 (13.04%) XML
7 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
7 3 (13.04%) ERP
7 3 (13.04%) Selenium
7 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
7 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
8 2 (8.70%) Publishing
8 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
8 2 (8.70%) QA
8 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Usability Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Web Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Alfresco

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) Alfresco
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MFGPRO
2 1 (4.35%) Retail-J
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Selenium
2 2 (8.70%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (39.13%) Retail
2 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.70%) Publishing
4 1 (4.35%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Analyst
2 14 (60.87%) Business Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) QA Leader
6 1 (4.35%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) XML
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) SOAP
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Business Analysis
2 8 (34.78%) UML
2 8 (34.78%) Workflow
2 8 (34.78%) Use Case
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
4 4 (17.39%) BPMN
4 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) ERP
5 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
6 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Usability Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Web Testing
6 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.70%) Functional Testing
6 2 (8.70%) User Stories
6 2 (8.70%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
2 4 (17.39%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) QAD
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Progress