The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 121 111 83
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -28
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 15 43 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.79% 1.73% 2.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.18% 4.28% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6 37 46
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
ISEB
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
687 1005 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 36.29% 40.52% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 531 597 656
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,705 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

ISEB
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Reading region.

ISEB Salary Trend in Reading

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Reading

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 22 (66.67%) Degree
2 18 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (45.45%) Telecoms
3 15 (45.45%) Finance
4 12 (36.36%) DataStage
4 12 (36.36%) Banking
4 12 (36.36%) Zachman Framework
4 12 (36.36%) TOGAF
4 12 (36.36%) ISTQB
4 12 (36.36%) Cognos
4 12 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (36.36%) ETL
4 12 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (36.36%) BusinessObjects
5 11 (33.33%) Scrum
6 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
6 10 (30.30%) QA
7 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
7 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
7 8 (24.24%) SQL
7 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
8 6 (18.18%) Software Testing
8 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
9 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
9 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
9 5 (15.15%) Regression Testing
10 4 (12.12%) Management Information System

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) BusinessObjects
1 12 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
1 12 (36.36%) DataStage
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
2 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (12.12%) Selenium
4 3 (9.09%) JIRA
5 2 (6.06%) eggPlant
5 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.06%) TestComplete
6 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.03%) Hudson
6 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
1 15 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 12 (36.36%) Banking
3 4 (12.12%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Architect
1 12 (36.36%) Business Intelligence Architect
1 12 (36.36%) Data Warehouse Architect
2 8 (24.24%) Data Architect
3 7 (21.21%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Business Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Test Leader
4 5 (15.15%) Test Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Automation Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Coordinator
5 2 (6.06%) EPoS Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Regression Tester
5 2 (6.06%) SAP Manager
5 2 (6.06%) SAP Test Coordinator
5 2 (6.06%) SAP Test Manager
5 2 (6.06%) SAP Testing Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Testing Manager
5 2 (6.06%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.09%) User Experience
4 2 (6.06%) EPoS
5 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Android
1 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (36.36%) ETL
2 12 (36.36%) TOGAF
2 12 (36.36%) Zachman Framework
3 11 (33.33%) Scrum
4 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
5 6 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
6 5 (15.15%) Regression Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
7 4 (12.12%) Business Process Mapping
7 4 (12.12%) User Stories
8 3 (9.09%) Automated Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Automation Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Performance Testing
8 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.06%) ERP
9 2 (6.06%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) C#
2 2 (6.06%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (66.67%) Degree
2 12 (36.36%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Cognos
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.09%) Capita
4 2 (6.06%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.03%) Tableau