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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 54 50 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 13 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.38% 1.99% 4.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.47% 5.83% 13.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 25
Average salary £49,500 £41,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £50,000 £46,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
174 206 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 31.87% 34.11% 37.45%
Number of salaries quoted 143 166 178
Average salary £42,000 £43,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% +4.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,650 £55,000 £60,000
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 24 October 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Slough

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 29 (76.32%) Telecoms
2 28 (73.68%) User Acceptance Testing
3 26 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (60.53%) Scrum
5 20 (52.63%) Finance
6 19 (50.00%) Advertising
6 19 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (50.00%) Business Analysis
7 18 (47.37%) Use Case
7 18 (47.37%) BPMN
7 18 (47.37%) FMCG
7 18 (47.37%) Waterfall
7 18 (47.37%) User Stories
7 18 (47.37%) Change Management
7 18 (47.37%) Banking
7 18 (47.37%) Retail
7 18 (47.37%) UML
7 18 (47.37%) Project Management
8 14 (36.84%) Java
9 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (28.95%) Software Testing
11 10 (26.32%) Wireshark
11 10 (26.32%) Mobile App
11 10 (26.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 10 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (26.32%) Perl
11 10 (26.32%) SOAP
11 10 (26.32%) XML
11 10 (26.32%) UNIX
11 10 (26.32%) Solaris

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) LDAP
1 10 (26.32%) SMS
1 10 (26.32%) DNS
1 10 (26.32%) SS7
1 10 (26.32%) ISUP
1 10 (26.32%) INAP
1 10 (26.32%) Wireshark
1 10 (26.32%) HTTP
1 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) VPN
2 1 (2.63%) LTE
2 1 (2.63%) 4G
2 1 (2.63%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.63%) VLAN
2 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.63%) ATM
2 1 (2.63%) SDH
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Selenium
2 6 (15.79%) WebDriver
3 4 (10.53%) JIRA
4 2 (5.26%) Subversion
4 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.26%) Capybara
4 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (76.32%) Telecoms
2 20 (52.63%) Finance
3 19 (50.00%) Advertising
4 18 (47.37%) Banking
4 18 (47.37%) Retail
5 2 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (76.32%) Analyst
2 19 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 15 (39.47%) Senior Business Analyst
3 15 (39.47%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (26.32%) Test Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) QA Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior QA Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) QA Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Tester
8 1 (2.63%) Junior
8 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Software Tester
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) SOAP
1 10 (26.32%) XML
1 10 (26.32%) Rendezvous
2 3 (7.89%) .NET
3 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (47.37%) FMCG
2 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (26.32%) IVR
3 10 (26.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) UNIX
1 10 (26.32%) Solaris
1 10 (26.32%) Linux
1 10 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) User Acceptance Testing
2 26 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (60.53%) Scrum
4 19 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 19 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (47.37%) UML
5 18 (47.37%) Project Management
5 18 (47.37%) Change Management
5 18 (47.37%) Use Case
5 18 (47.37%) BPMN
5 18 (47.37%) Waterfall
5 18 (47.37%) User Stories
6 11 (28.95%) Software Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Manual Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.89%) People Management
8 3 (7.89%) Resource Management
9 2 (5.26%) Test Scripting
9 2 (5.26%) Web Development
9 2 (5.26%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) Java
2 10 (26.32%) Perl
3 5 (13.16%) SQL
3 5 (13.16%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) QA
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) OpenView
1 1 (2.63%) Netcool
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Red Hat
1 10 (26.32%) TIBCO
2 6 (15.79%) Citrix
2 6 (15.79%) Redknee
3 1 (2.63%) HP
3 1 (2.63%) BMC
3 1 (2.63%) Remedy
3 1 (2.63%) Amdocs
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago