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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 100 128 63
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -65
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 11 15 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.88% 0.74% 3.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.63% 2.09% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 65
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.49%

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
418 716 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.63% 35.48% 41.76%
Number of salaries quoted 272 545 598
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +14.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £37,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Reading

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 12 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 10 (66.67%) QA
3 9 (60.00%) Selenium
4 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (46.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (40.00%) Test Strategy
6 6 (40.00%) Scrum
7 5 (33.33%) TDD
7 5 (33.33%) IIS
7 5 (33.33%) Web Services
7 5 (33.33%) RAD
7 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (33.33%) ETL
7 5 (33.33%) HP
7 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
7 5 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (33.33%) WebDriver
7 5 (33.33%) Open Source
7 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
7 5 (33.33%) Functional Testing
7 5 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
7 5 (33.33%) Use Case
7 5 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
7 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
7 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 5 (33.33%) System Testing
7 5 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (33.33%) SDLC
8 4 (26.67%) Automation Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Selenium
2 5 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
2 5 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.67%) Gradle
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) Maven
4 1 (6.67%) TestNG
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Test Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Software Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Java Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) QA Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) QA Automation Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) QA Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) QA Test Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) QA Manual Tester
5 1 (6.67%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) JSON
2 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 5 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
4 5 (33.33%) ETL
4 5 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Open Source
4 5 (33.33%) RAD
4 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 5 (33.33%) SDLC
4 5 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (33.33%) System Testing
4 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Use Case
4 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 4 (26.67%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) SOASTA, Inc