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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 192 212 126
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -86
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 254 304 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.57% 1.41% 2.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.22% 4.61% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 235 281 397
Median salary £40,000 £38,375 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.23% -4.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
4866 6591 7303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.04% 30.56% 33.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3892 5339 5504
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +9 55 £45,000 +20.00% 4
West Sussex +38 42 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Buckinghamshire +15 41 £40,000 +6.66%
Hampshire -13 31 £40,000 - 7
Berkshire +36 25 £47,500 -7.31% 2
Oxfordshire +32 23 £35,500 -17.44% 3
East Sussex +34 22 £45,000 - 1
Kent +8 16 £42,500 +30.76%
Middlesex +1 1 £20,000 -63.63%
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 387 (62.02%) Agile Software Development
2 351 (56.25%) ISTQB
3 230 (36.86%) Finance
4 225 (36.06%) Selenium
5 210 (33.65%) Software Testing
6 188 (30.13%) SQL
7 176 (28.21%) Degree
8 174 (27.88%) Test Scripting
9 173 (27.72%) QA
10 166 (26.60%) Scrum
11 161 (25.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 151 (24.20%) C#
13 136 (21.79%) Microsoft
14 133 (21.31%) SDLC
15 125 (20.03%) Test Automation
16 123 (19.71%) Regression Testing
17 108 (17.31%) User Acceptance Testing
18 107 (17.15%) Business Analysis
19 103 (16.51%) HP
20 99 (15.87%) Automated Testing
21 95 (15.22%) Java
22 89 (14.26%) .NET
23 81 (12.98%) Waterfall
24 78 (12.50%) Test Strategy
24 78 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
25 77 (12.34%) JMeter
25 77 (12.34%) MS Excel
26 76 (12.18%) Team Foundation Server
27 74 (11.86%) Automation Testing
28 72 (11.54%) Manual Testing

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 18 (2.88%) Confluence
2 13 (2.08%) CMS
2 13 (2.08%) IIS
3 6 (0.96%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.16%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 77 (12.34%) MS Excel
2 47 (7.53%) MS Office
3 23 (3.69%) MS Visio
4 14 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (1.60%) MS Project
6 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.76%) SAP CO
1 11 (1.76%) SAP FI
1 11 (1.76%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (0.64%) Primavera
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.16%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.96%) SaaS
3 2 (0.32%) GitHub
3 2 (0.32%) IaaS
3 2 (0.32%) Office 365
3 2 (0.32%) PaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.88%) TCP/IP
2 14 (2.24%) Internet
3 13 (2.08%) DNS
3 13 (2.08%) Firewall
4 11 (1.76%) LAN
4 11 (1.76%) WAN
5 10 (1.60%) IP Telephony
6 6 (0.96%) GSM
6 6 (0.96%) LTE
6 6 (0.96%) UMTS
7 5 (0.80%) VoIP
8 4 (0.64%) 2G
8 4 (0.64%) 3G
8 4 (0.64%) 4G
8 4 (0.64%) ISUP
8 4 (0.64%) SCCP
8 4 (0.64%) SIGTRAN
8 4 (0.64%) SS7
8 4 (0.64%) tcpdump
8 4 (0.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (6.57%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.37%) MySQL
3 7 (1.12%) Big Data
4 5 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.48%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 225 (36.06%) Selenium
2 77 (12.34%) JMeter
3 76 (12.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 67 (10.74%) JIRA
5 63 (10.10%) Visual Studio
6 60 (9.62%) WebDriver
7 53 (8.49%) SoapUI
8 45 (7.21%) Cucumber
9 37 (5.93%) HP UFT
9 37 (5.93%) LoadRunner
10 25 (4.01%) SpecFlow
11 21 (3.37%) TestComplete
12 18 (2.88%) Ranorex
12 18 (2.88%) Selenium IDE
13 17 (2.72%) Gatling
13 17 (2.72%) Jenkins
13 17 (2.72%) JUnit
13 17 (2.72%) TestNG
14 12 (1.92%) Robot Framework
15 11 (1.76%) Hudson
General
1 230 (36.86%) Finance
2 35 (5.61%) Retail
3 33 (5.29%) Banking
4 23 (3.69%) Marketing
5 20 (3.21%) Back Office
6 12 (1.92%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.44%) Games
8 8 (1.28%) Automotive
9 6 (0.96%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.64%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.48%) Publishing
12 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.32%) Legal
13 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Local Government
13 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 329 (52.72%) Analyst
2 194 (31.09%) Test Analyst
3 126 (20.19%) Business Analyst
4 108 (17.31%) Tester
5 85 (13.62%) Test Engineer
6 65 (10.42%) Software Analyst
7 61 (9.78%) Automation Tester
8 59 (9.46%) Automation Test Analyst
9 55 (8.81%) Software Test Analyst
10 54 (8.65%) Test Automation Engineer
11 53 (8.49%) Test Manager
12 51 (8.17%) Senior Analyst
13 46 (7.37%) Test Leader
14 38 (6.09%) Senior Test Analyst
15 36 (5.77%) Manual Test Analyst
16 33 (5.29%) QA Analyst
17 32 (5.13%) Software Tester
18 30 (4.81%) QA Tester
18 30 (4.81%) Software Test Engineer
19 29 (4.65%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (14.26%) .NET
2 47 (7.53%) HTML
3 33 (5.29%) REST
4 29 (4.65%) SOAP
5 25 (4.01%) XML
6 24 (3.85%) Ajax
7 21 (3.37%) CSS
8 17 (2.72%) Web Services
9 14 (2.24%) ASP.NET
10 11 (1.76%) Gherkin
10 11 (1.76%) Spring
10 11 (1.76%) WebSphere MQ
11 10 (1.60%) Hibernate
11 10 (1.60%) Java EE
11 10 (1.60%) JMS
12 8 (1.28%) Flash
13 6 (0.96%) HTML5
14 5 (0.80%) .NET Framework
15 3 (0.48%) WSDL
16 2 (0.32%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 64 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (7.85%) Computer Science
3 21 (3.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 21 (3.37%) Mobile App
4 18 (2.88%) Client/Server
5 16 (2.56%) Fintech
6 14 (2.24%) Data Centre
7 13 (2.08%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.76%) Mathematics
9 9 (1.44%) Health Informatics
9 9 (1.44%) Informatics
10 6 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (0.96%) Life Science
10 6 (0.96%) Online Games
11 5 (0.80%) Driving Licence
12 4 (0.64%) Reinsurance
13 3 (0.48%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.48%) Replication
13 3 (0.48%) User Experience
14 2 (0.32%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 62 (9.94%) Windows
2 28 (4.49%) Linux
3 12 (1.92%) Unix
4 7 (1.12%) Android
4 7 (1.12%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.12%) Solaris
4 7 (1.12%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.32%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 387 (62.02%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (33.65%) Software Testing
3 174 (27.88%) Test Scripting
4 166 (26.60%) Scrum
5 133 (21.31%) SDLC
6 125 (20.03%) Test Automation
7 123 (19.71%) Regression Testing
8 108 (17.31%) User Acceptance Testing
9 107 (17.15%) Business Analysis
10 99 (15.87%) Automated Testing
11 81 (12.98%) Waterfall
12 78 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 78 (12.50%) Test Strategy
13 74 (11.86%) Automation Testing
14 72 (11.54%) Manual Testing
15 69 (11.06%) Performance Testing
16 68 (10.90%) BDD
17 65 (10.42%) Functional Testing
17 65 (10.42%) TDD
18 64 (10.26%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 188 (30.13%) SQL
2 151 (24.20%) C#
3 95 (15.22%) Java
4 49 (7.85%) Python
5 43 (6.89%) JavaScript
6 30 (4.81%) VB
7 29 (4.65%) Ruby
8 21 (3.37%) C++
9 19 (3.04%) Bash Shell
10 18 (2.88%) PHP
11 17 (2.72%) Perl
12 16 (2.56%) T-SQL
13 15 (2.40%) Groovy
14 14 (2.24%) VBScript
15 10 (1.60%) C
16 1 (0.16%) Jython
16 1 (0.16%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.16%) XPath
Qualifications
1 351 (56.25%) ISTQB
2 176 (28.21%) Degree
3 161 (25.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 27 (4.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 26 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 19 (3.04%) ISEB Practitioner
7 18 (2.88%) SC Cleared
8 8 (1.28%) IIBA
9 5 (0.80%) APMP
9 5 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.48%) HND
11 2 (0.32%) AAT
11 2 (0.32%) CISA
11 2 (0.32%) CISM
11 2 (0.32%) CISMP
11 2 (0.32%) CISSP
11 2 (0.32%) CRISC
11 2 (0.32%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 1 (0.16%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 173 (27.72%) QA
2 6 (0.96%) MiFID
3 4 (0.64%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.32%) GAMP
4 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.80%) Firmware
3 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 64 (10.26%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.32%) RSA Archer
3 1 (0.16%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.16%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.16%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 136 (21.79%) Microsoft
2 103 (16.51%) HP
3 22 (3.53%) Oracle
4 21 (3.37%) Atlassian
5 17 (2.72%) IBM
5 17 (2.72%) SAP
6 16 (2.56%) VMware
7 10 (1.60%) CA Agile Central
8 9 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.96%) TOWER Software
10 4 (0.64%) Planview
10 4 (0.64%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.32%) Cadence
11 2 (0.32%) T-Plan
12 1 (0.16%) Borland
12 1 (0.16%) Cisco
12 1 (0.16%) CODA
12 1 (0.16%) Computacenter
12 1 (0.16%) Google
12 1 (0.16%) Telerik
Reading, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Market £30,000 - £45,000 & striking benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Eastleigh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 27 days ago
Burgess Hill
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 23 days ago
Oxford
Pro-Quest
Salary: 35000-40000 Per Annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago