The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 45 45 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 15 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.79% 3.94% 2.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.62% 11.36% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 16
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -0.56%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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 Slough region.

Qualifications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
156 176 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 29.05% 34.71% 36.46%
Number of salaries quoted 114 139 189
Average salary £52,500 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.31% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

ISEB
Salary Trend in Slough

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Slough

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (94.12%) Waterfall
3 28 (82.35%) Scrum
3 28 (82.35%) User Acceptance Testing
4 26 (76.47%) BPMN
4 26 (76.47%) FMCG
4 26 (76.47%) User Stories
4 26 (76.47%) Change Management
4 26 (76.47%) Telecoms
4 26 (76.47%) Finance
4 26 (76.47%) Advertising
4 26 (76.47%) UML
4 26 (76.47%) Project Management
4 26 (76.47%) Banking
4 26 (76.47%) Retail
4 26 (76.47%) Business Analysis
4 26 (76.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (76.47%) Use Case
5 8 (23.53%) ISTQB
5 8 (23.53%) Test Scripting
6 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Test Management
6 6 (17.65%) V-Model
6 6 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (17.65%) Functional Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Logistics
6 6 (17.65%) SQL
6 6 (17.65%) Data Mining
6 6 (17.65%) ETL
6 6 (17.65%) Regression Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Data Mining
General
1 26 (76.47%) Telecoms
1 26 (76.47%) Finance
1 26 (76.47%) Advertising
1 26 (76.47%) Banking
1 26 (76.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Analyst
2 26 (76.47%) Business Analyst
3 19 (55.88%) Senior Analyst
4 17 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Tester
6 3 (8.82%) QA Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Tester
7 2 (5.88%) QA Tester
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Tester
7 2 (5.88%) QA Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior QA Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Senior QA Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior QA Tester
7 2 (5.88%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.94%) Manual Tester
8 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 26 (76.47%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (94.12%) Waterfall
3 28 (82.35%) Scrum
3 28 (82.35%) User Acceptance Testing
4 26 (76.47%) BPMN
4 26 (76.47%) User Stories
4 26 (76.47%) Change Management
4 26 (76.47%) UML
4 26 (76.47%) Project Management
4 26 (76.47%) Business Analysis
4 26 (76.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (76.47%) Use Case
5 8 (23.53%) Test Scripting
6 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Test Management
6 6 (17.65%) V-Model
6 6 (17.65%) Functional Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Logistics
6 6 (17.65%) ETL
6 6 (17.65%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) ISTQB
2 6 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA