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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 96 89 95
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 21 36 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.43% 2.00% 1.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.57% 6.87% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 32
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,241 £41,400 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
460 524 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 31.27% 29.08% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 366 459 444
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 October 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 22 October 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
(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 +18 11 £39,500 -3.65% 1
Banbury +5 2 £47,405 +11.54%
Bicester - 1 £45,000 -
Thame - 1 £26,000 -
Abingdon - 1 £45,000 -
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (47.27%) Business Analysis
2 22 (40.00%) Retail
2 22 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 17 (30.91%) Use Case
3 17 (30.91%) Workflow
4 16 (29.09%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (27.27%) MS Visio
6 14 (25.45%) UML
7 13 (23.64%) XML
8 12 (21.82%) Manufacturing
8 12 (21.82%) Test Scripting
8 12 (21.82%) Degree
9 11 (20.00%) Selenium
9 11 (20.00%) .NET
9 11 (20.00%) Project Management
10 10 (18.18%) BPMN
11 9 (16.36%) HP Quality Center
11 9 (16.36%) ERP
11 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2
11 9 (16.36%) QAD
11 9 (16.36%) MFGPRO
11 9 (16.36%) Software Testing
12 8 (14.55%) QuickTest Pro
12 8 (14.55%) User Stories
13 7 (12.73%) Functional Testing
13 7 (12.73%) Test Automation
13 7 (12.73%) Web Testing
13 7 (12.73%) QA
13 7 (12.73%) Usability Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 2 (3.64%) IIS
1 2 (3.64%) Apache
1 2 (3.64%) Alfresco
Applications
1 15 (27.27%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MFGPRO
2 1 (1.82%) Retail-J
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Selenium
2 8 (14.55%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (10.91%) NUnit
3 6 (10.91%) MbUnit
4 2 (3.64%) JIRA
4 2 (3.64%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.64%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.82%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (40.00%) Retail
2 12 (21.82%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.27%) Law
4 3 (5.45%) Military
4 3 (5.45%) Publishing
5 2 (3.64%) Games
5 2 (3.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (69.09%) Analyst
2 28 (50.91%) Business Analyst
3 11 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 10 (18.18%) Test Analyst
5 9 (16.36%) Business Systems Analyst
5 9 (16.36%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) Tester
6 6 (10.91%) Senior Test Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Test Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) Functional Test Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) Functional Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Software Tester
9 3 (5.45%) QA Leader
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Software Test Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Software Test Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) QA Tester
10 2 (3.64%) Graduate
10 2 (3.64%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) XML
2 11 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.73%) Chip and PIN
3 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.45%) Windows Vista
2 3 (5.45%) Windows 8
2 3 (5.45%) Windows XP
2 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (47.27%) Business Analysis
2 17 (30.91%) Use Case
2 17 (30.91%) Workflow
3 14 (25.45%) UML
4 12 (21.82%) Test Scripting
5 11 (20.00%) Project Management
6 10 (18.18%) BPMN
7 9 (16.36%) ERP
7 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2
7 9 (16.36%) Software Testing
8 8 (14.55%) User Stories
9 7 (12.73%) Functional Testing
9 7 (12.73%) Test Automation
9 7 (12.73%) Web Testing
9 7 (12.73%) Usability Testing
10 6 (10.91%) Manual Testing
10 6 (10.91%) System Testing
11 4 (7.27%) Performance Testing
11 4 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) C#
2 3 (5.45%) SQL
3 2 (3.64%) PHP
4 1 (1.82%) VBScript
4 1 (1.82%) VB
4 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 12 (21.82%) Degree
3 2 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.82%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) QAD
2 7 (12.73%) HP
3 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.82%) Progress
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