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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 103 92 78
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 14 26 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.93% 1.73% 2.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.84% 6.24% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 33
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £25,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,650 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
493 417 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 32.69% 27.69% 33.23%
Number of salaries quoted 368 352 472
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
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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 -21 8 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Thame -10 2 £42,500 +63.46%
Wallingford - 1 £35,000 -
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 18 (69.23%) ISTQB
2 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (53.85%) JIRA
4 12 (46.15%) QA
5 11 (42.31%) SQL
6 9 (34.62%) Selenium
7 8 (30.77%) Automated Testing
7 8 (30.77%) Manual Testing
7 8 (30.77%) HP UFT
8 7 (26.92%) Java
9 6 (23.08%) Finance
9 6 (23.08%) Scrum
9 6 (23.08%) XML
9 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 6 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (23.08%) Degree
10 5 (19.23%) ISEB Practitioner
10 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (19.23%) C#
10 5 (19.23%) .NET
10 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
10 5 (19.23%) Line Management
11 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
11 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
11 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
11 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
11 4 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
11 4 (15.38%) Software Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (7.69%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 2 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) JIRA
2 9 (34.62%) Selenium
3 8 (30.77%) HP UFT
4 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
6 2 (7.69%) TestLink
6 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
6 2 (7.69%) TestDirector
6 2 (7.69%) Bugzilla
7 1 (3.85%) Rational Robot
7 1 (3.85%) TestComplete
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Analyst
2 9 (34.62%) Tester
2 9 (34.62%) QA Tester
3 7 (26.92%) Business Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Test Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) Test Manager
4 6 (23.08%) Senior Tester
4 6 (23.08%) Senior QA Tester
5 5 (19.23%) QA Test Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) QA Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Test Leader
6 4 (15.38%) QA Leader
7 3 (11.54%) Junior Test Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Junior Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Senior QA Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Senior QA Test Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Junior Tester
7 3 (11.54%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) XML
2 5 (19.23%) .NET
3 3 (11.54%) Web Services
4 2 (7.69%) SOAP
4 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
4 2 (7.69%) Spring
4 2 (7.69%) REST
4 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.85%) HTML
5 1 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Blog
1 2 (7.69%) Semantic Web
1 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.85%) NHS
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Automated Testing
2 8 (30.77%) Manual Testing
3 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (23.08%) Scrum
4 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
4 5 (19.23%) Line Management
5 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 3 (11.54%) BDD
6 3 (11.54%) Test Management
6 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
6 3 (11.54%) PRINCE
6 3 (11.54%) ITIL
6 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.69%) Project Management
7 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) SQL
2 7 (26.92%) Java
3 5 (19.23%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.69%) VBScript
5 2 (7.69%) XQuery
6 1 (3.85%) PHP5
6 1 (3.85%) VB
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) ISTQB
2 6 (23.08%) Degree
3 5 (19.23%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (46.15%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) DICOM
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) HP
2 2 (7.69%) Atlassian
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago