The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 179 165 118
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -47
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 341 381 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.84% 1.85% 2.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.82% 5.90% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 281 308 480
Median salary £38,000 £43,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.64% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
ISEB
England

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
5856 6457 7737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.64% 31.33% 33.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4688 4851 6186
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ISEB
Salary Trend in the South East

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

ISEB Salary Trend in the South East

ISEB
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in the South East

ISEB
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -33 67 £38,000 -7.31% 6
Berkshire -29 60 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Hampshire +6 58 £35,000 -10.82% 9
Kent +33 54 £40,000 -5.88% 3
East Sussex +42 40 £35,000 -20.45% 5
Buckinghamshire -2 26 £37,500 -20.21% 4
West Sussex +10 19 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Oxfordshire -8 15 £37,500 -16.66% 6
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 341 (56.09%) Agile Software Development
2 304 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 273 (44.90%) Finance
4 199 (32.73%) QA
5 198 (32.57%) Software Testing
6 176 (28.95%) Regression Testing
7 168 (27.63%) SDLC
8 167 (27.47%) User Acceptance Testing
9 152 (25.00%) Test Scripting
10 142 (23.36%) Scrum
11 140 (23.03%) Degree
12 137 (22.53%) SQL
13 132 (21.71%) Selenium
13 132 (21.71%) Business Analysis
14 126 (20.72%) Automated Testing
15 115 (18.91%) Test Strategy
16 110 (18.09%) Manual Testing
17 108 (17.76%) Functional Testing
18 106 (17.43%) Waterfall
18 106 (17.43%) C#
19 101 (16.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 89 (14.64%) Test Automation
21 87 (14.31%) HP Quality Center
22 82 (13.49%) Java
23 81 (13.32%) .NET
24 79 (12.99%) HP
25 78 (12.83%) Stakeholder Management
26 77 (12.66%) JIRA
27 74 (12.17%) Integration Testing
27 74 (12.17%) BDD

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 28 (4.61%) IIS
2 16 (2.63%) Confluence
3 14 (2.30%) CICS
3 14 (2.30%) CMS
4 11 (1.81%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.32%) NServiceBus
6 4 (0.66%) Drupal
6 4 (0.66%) SAS
7 2 (0.33%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.16%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.16%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 42 (6.91%) MS Excel
2 31 (5.10%) MS Visio
3 23 (3.78%) MS Office
4 17 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.97%) MS Project
6 1 (0.16%) Gliffy
6 1 (0.16%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 9 (1.48%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (0.66%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.33%) BASE24
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.33%) Primavera
3 2 (0.33%) VisionPLUS
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.64%) SaaS
2 3 (0.49%) AdWords
3 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.33%) Sage Pay
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.63%) VoIP
2 15 (2.47%) Internet
3 12 (1.97%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.64%) DNS
4 10 (1.64%) Firewall
4 10 (1.64%) SMS
5 8 (1.32%) 4G
6 7 (1.15%) GSM
6 7 (1.15%) UMTS
7 6 (0.99%) ATM
7 6 (0.99%) LTE
8 5 (0.82%) 2G
8 5 (0.82%) 3G
9 4 (0.66%) Diameter Protocol
9 4 (0.66%) ISUP
9 4 (0.66%) SCCP
9 4 (0.66%) SIGTRAN
9 4 (0.66%) SS7
9 4 (0.66%) tcpdump
9 4 (0.66%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (6.41%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (2.80%) DataStage
4 14 (2.30%) MySQL
5 13 (2.14%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (1.32%) Oracle Database
7 8 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (0.99%) Big Data
10 5 (0.82%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.66%) DB2
11 4 (0.66%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.66%) IBM InfoSphere
11 4 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (0.66%) QlikView
11 4 (0.66%) QualityStage
12 2 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 132 (21.71%) Selenium
2 77 (12.66%) JIRA
3 57 (9.38%) WebDriver
4 37 (6.09%) JMeter
5 35 (5.76%) HP UFT
6 34 (5.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 30 (4.93%) Cucumber
8 29 (4.77%) Visual Studio
9 24 (3.95%) JUnit
10 23 (3.78%) SpecFlow
11 22 (3.62%) TestNG
12 18 (2.96%) NUnit
13 17 (2.80%) LoadRunner
14 16 (2.63%) SoapUI
15 15 (2.47%) InstallShield
16 14 (2.30%) Selenium IDE
17 11 (1.81%) TestDirector
17 11 (1.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 10 (1.64%) Gatling
18 10 (1.64%) Jenkins
General
1 273 (44.90%) Finance
2 62 (10.20%) Telecoms
3 45 (7.40%) Banking
4 21 (3.45%) Marketing
5 19 (3.13%) Retail
6 16 (2.63%) Automotive
7 15 (2.47%) Aerospace
8 8 (1.32%) Back Office
9 6 (0.99%) Electronics
10 4 (0.66%) Games
10 4 (0.66%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.49%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.49%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.33%) Legal
12 2 (0.33%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 362 (59.54%) Analyst
2 207 (34.05%) Test Analyst
3 134 (22.04%) Business Analyst
4 116 (19.08%) Tester
5 72 (11.84%) Automation Tester
6 62 (10.20%) Automation Test Analyst
7 59 (9.70%) Test Engineer
8 50 (8.22%) Senior Analyst
9 46 (7.57%) QA Analyst
10 45 (7.40%) Senior Test Analyst
11 44 (7.24%) Software Analyst
12 38 (6.25%) QA Test Analyst
13 36 (5.92%) QA Engineer
14 35 (5.76%) Agile Business Analyst
14 35 (5.76%) Manual Test Analyst
15 34 (5.59%) QA Automation Analyst
16 33 (5.43%) QA Tester
17 28 (4.61%) Agile Test Analyst
18 27 (4.44%) Test Leader
19 26 (4.28%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (13.32%) .NET
2 56 (9.21%) XML
3 52 (8.55%) HTML
4 26 (4.28%) Web Services
5 25 (4.11%) Gherkin
6 17 (2.80%) Ajax
7 16 (2.63%) ASP.NET
8 13 (2.14%) CSS
9 10 (1.64%) Flash
9 10 (1.64%) XML Schema
10 9 (1.48%) Middleware
11 8 (1.32%) Spring
11 8 (1.32%) XHTML
12 6 (0.99%) Hibernate
12 6 (0.99%) Java EE
12 6 (0.99%) REST
13 5 (0.82%) HTML5
13 5 (0.82%) JMS
13 5 (0.82%) WebSphere MQ
14 4 (0.66%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 46 (7.57%) Computer Science
2 31 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (3.78%) AS400
4 20 (3.29%) User Experience
5 19 (3.13%) Mathematics
6 18 (2.96%) Mainframe
7 16 (2.63%) Client/Server
8 14 (2.30%) VSAM
9 12 (1.97%) Statistics
10 10 (1.64%) Data Centre
10 10 (1.64%) Management Information System
11 9 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (1.48%) PMI
12 8 (1.32%) Social Media
13 4 (0.66%) Driving Licence
13 4 (0.66%) Replication
14 3 (0.49%) Contactless
14 3 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.49%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.49%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 37 (6.09%) Windows
2 29 (4.77%) Linux
3 19 (3.13%) Unix
4 15 (2.47%) Solaris
5 11 (1.81%) Android
6 9 (1.48%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.49%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 341 (56.09%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (32.57%) Software Testing
3 176 (28.95%) Regression Testing
4 168 (27.63%) SDLC
5 167 (27.47%) User Acceptance Testing
6 152 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 142 (23.36%) Scrum
8 132 (21.71%) Business Analysis
9 126 (20.72%) Automated Testing
10 115 (18.91%) Test Strategy
11 110 (18.09%) Manual Testing
12 108 (17.76%) Functional Testing
13 106 (17.43%) Waterfall
14 89 (14.64%) Test Automation
15 78 (12.83%) Stakeholder Management
16 74 (12.17%) BDD
16 74 (12.17%) Integration Testing
16 74 (12.17%) System Integration Testing
17 72 (11.84%) PRINCE2
18 69 (11.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 137 (22.53%) SQL
2 106 (17.43%) C#
3 82 (13.49%) Java
4 36 (5.92%) JavaScript
5 34 (5.59%) C++
6 30 (4.93%) C
7 29 (4.77%) Perl
8 23 (3.78%) VB
9 22 (3.62%) Python
10 19 (3.13%) Ruby
11 18 (2.96%) COBOL
12 14 (2.30%) JCL
12 14 (2.30%) VBScript
13 9 (1.48%) PHP
13 9 (1.48%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.32%) T-SQL
15 7 (1.15%) Groovy
16 3 (0.49%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 304 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 140 (23.03%) Degree
3 101 (16.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 25 (4.11%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.64%) ISEB Practitioner
5 10 (1.64%) PMI Certification
6 9 (1.48%) APMP
7 7 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (1.15%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.33%) CBAP
9 2 (0.33%) CCNA
9 2 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.33%) HND
9 2 (0.33%) IIBA
9 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.33%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.16%) HP AIS
10 1 (0.16%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 199 (32.73%) QA
2 10 (1.64%) SLA
3 4 (0.66%) CRD IV
3 4 (0.66%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.16%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.16%) Firmware
1 1 (0.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 87 (14.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 79 (12.99%) HP
2 51 (8.39%) Microsoft
3 50 (8.22%) Oracle
4 21 (3.45%) Atlassian
5 17 (2.80%) Cognos
5 17 (2.80%) Red Hat
6 11 (1.81%) MKS
6 11 (1.81%) TOWER Software
7 10 (1.64%) Cadence
8 9 (1.48%) CODA
8 9 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.32%) Hyperion
9 8 (1.32%) SAP
9 8 (1.32%) Thunderhead
10 6 (0.99%) Rally
11 5 (0.82%) Tableau
12 4 (0.66%) IBM
13 3 (0.49%) Capita
13 3 (0.49%) MicroStrategy
13 3 (0.49%) VMware
Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum + car, pension, bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 28-32k
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £37700 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum Up to £35K
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £64000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
THE PRUDENTIAL ASSURANCE CO LT
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £17,000 per annum with payment review after 6 months
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 43k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Car, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago