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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 42 65 49
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -16
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 21 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 4.19% 0.80% 3.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.66% 2.56% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 19
Average salary £49,500 £35,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.42% -23.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,650 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -1.38%
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
197 195 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 39.32% 31.20% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 176 151 174
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Slough region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Slough

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 28 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 28 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 24 (57.14%) Scrum
3 19 (45.24%) Finance
4 18 (42.86%) Java
5 15 (35.71%) UML
5 15 (35.71%) Project Management
5 15 (35.71%) Change Management
5 15 (35.71%) Advertising
5 15 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (35.71%) Banking
5 15 (35.71%) Retail
5 15 (35.71%) Use Case
5 15 (35.71%) Software Testing
5 15 (35.71%) Business Analysis
5 15 (35.71%) BPMN
5 15 (35.71%) FMCG
5 15 (35.71%) Waterfall
5 15 (35.71%) User Stories
6 14 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 14 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 14 (33.33%) DNS
7 13 (30.95%) HTTP
7 13 (30.95%) NFS
7 13 (30.95%) ISUP
7 13 (30.95%) INAP
7 13 (30.95%) Red Hat
7 13 (30.95%) TIBCO
7 13 (30.95%) Rendezvous
7 13 (30.95%) Solaris

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 14 (33.33%) DNS
2 13 (30.95%) HTTP
2 13 (30.95%) ISUP
2 13 (30.95%) INAP
2 13 (30.95%) LDAP
2 13 (30.95%) SMS
2 13 (30.95%) SS7
2 13 (30.95%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.38%) Network Security
3 1 (2.38%) 3G
3 1 (2.38%) BGP
3 1 (2.38%) IPv4
3 1 (2.38%) IPv6
3 1 (2.38%) DHCP
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) IPsec
3 1 (2.38%) 2G
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Selenium
2 7 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 4 (9.52%) JIRA
4 3 (7.14%) Capybara
4 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.76%) Subversion
5 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 19 (45.24%) Finance
3 15 (35.71%) Advertising
3 15 (35.71%) Banking
3 15 (35.71%) Retail
4 4 (9.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (69.05%) Analyst
2 15 (35.71%) Business Analyst
3 14 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 13 (30.95%) Senior Business Analyst
4 13 (30.95%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (21.43%) QA Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior QA Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Software Tester
7 2 (4.76%) QA Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Tester
7 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Junior
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) Rendezvous
1 13 (30.95%) SOAP
1 13 (30.95%) XML
2 5 (11.90%) .NET
3 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) FMCG
2 13 (30.95%) IVR
2 13 (30.95%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.38%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) Solaris
1 13 (30.95%) Linux
1 13 (30.95%) UNIX
1 13 (30.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 24 (57.14%) Scrum
3 15 (35.71%) UML
3 15 (35.71%) Project Management
3 15 (35.71%) Change Management
3 15 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (35.71%) Use Case
3 15 (35.71%) Software Testing
3 15 (35.71%) Business Analysis
3 15 (35.71%) BPMN
3 15 (35.71%) Waterfall
3 15 (35.71%) User Stories
4 8 (19.05%) Manual Testing
5 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
7 3 (7.14%) Web Development
7 3 (7.14%) E-business
7 3 (7.14%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) Java
2 13 (30.95%) Perl
3 8 (19.05%) C#
4 5 (11.90%) SQL
5 2 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.95%) QA
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Red Hat
1 13 (30.95%) TIBCO
2 9 (21.43%) Redknee
2 9 (21.43%) Citrix
3 1 (2.38%) F5
3 1 (2.38%) HP
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £59000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £38000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago