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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 154 115 111
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -4
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 388 573 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.89% 2.53% 2.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.08% 7.52% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 316 476 441
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,800 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -
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
6377 7621 7267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.14% 33.59% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4819 6085 5862
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 June 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +22 120 £40,000 +1.91% 12
Berkshire -44 99 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Hampshire -34 60 £40,000 +5.26% 9
Buckinghamshire -8 59 £44,750 +19.33% 10
Kent -20 23 £42,500 +18.05%
East Sussex -3 13 £44,000 +12.82% 2
Oxfordshire -13 11 £45,000 +16.88% 2
West Sussex -7 6 £47,500 +35.71% 1
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 418 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 391 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
3 317 (37.92%) Finance
4 214 (25.60%) SQL
5 188 (22.49%) Software Testing
6 181 (21.65%) Scrum
7 169 (20.22%) QA
8 161 (19.26%) Selenium
8 161 (19.26%) Test Scripting
9 157 (18.78%) Business Analysis
10 156 (18.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 148 (17.70%) Degree
12 144 (17.22%) User Acceptance Testing
13 142 (16.99%) SDLC
14 141 (16.87%) HP Quality Center
15 138 (16.51%) Waterfall
16 137 (16.39%) Test Automation
17 117 (14.00%) PRINCE2
17 117 (14.00%) HP
18 105 (12.56%) QuickTest Pro
19 103 (12.32%) Test Management
20 100 (11.96%) Project Management
21 99 (11.84%) C#
22 93 (11.12%) Microsoft
23 92 (11.00%) Automated Testing
24 89 (10.65%) Java
25 81 (9.69%) Stakeholder Management
26 79 (9.45%) WebDriver
27 76 (9.09%) Test Strategy
27 76 (9.09%) Mentoring

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
2 7 (0.84%) Confluence
2 7 (0.84%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.60%) CMS
4 3 (0.36%) Drupal
5 2 (0.24%) IIS
5 2 (0.24%) ColdFusion
5 2 (0.24%) Node.js
6 1 (0.12%) Mule
6 1 (0.12%) OpenStack
Applications
1 72 (8.61%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.67%) MS Project
3 10 (1.20%) MS Office
4 9 (1.08%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.36%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.48%) CSG Singleview
1 4 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (0.36%) CA PPM
2 3 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.24%) Exchequer
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.12%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.24%) Office 365
3 2 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.44%) TCP/IP
2 11 (1.32%) LAN
2 11 (1.32%) VoIP
2 11 (1.32%) WAN
3 9 (1.08%) HTTPS
4 7 (0.84%) Wireless
5 6 (0.72%) CTI
6 4 (0.48%) Internet
6 4 (0.48%) IP Telephony
6 4 (0.48%) Firewall
7 3 (0.36%) LDAP
8 2 (0.24%) SAN
8 2 (0.24%) DNS
8 2 (0.24%) LTE
9 1 (0.12%) Network Security
9 1 (0.12%) ZigBee
9 1 (0.12%) 4G
9 1 (0.12%) MVNO
9 1 (0.12%) RTCP
9 1 (0.12%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (7.78%) SQL Server
2 15 (1.79%) Oracle Database
3 5 (0.60%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (0.48%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.36%) Big Data
5 3 (0.36%) MS Access
6 2 (0.24%) Cognos Report Studio
6 2 (0.24%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 2 (0.24%) DB2
6 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.24%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.12%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.12%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 161 (19.26%) Selenium
2 105 (12.56%) QuickTest Pro
3 79 (9.45%) WebDriver
4 55 (6.58%) Cucumber
5 47 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 44 (5.26%) JIRA
7 38 (4.55%) LoadRunner
8 30 (3.59%) Eclipse
9 27 (3.23%) Visual Studio
10 26 (3.11%) TestNG
11 24 (2.87%) SpecFlow
12 23 (2.75%) IntelliJ
13 19 (2.27%) TestDirector
14 15 (1.79%) Jenkins
15 13 (1.56%) InstallShield
15 13 (1.56%) JUnit
16 12 (1.44%) JMeter
17 11 (1.32%) NUnit
18 10 (1.20%) Rational Performance Tester
18 10 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 317 (37.92%) Finance
2 73 (8.73%) Banking
2 73 (8.73%) Retail
3 71 (8.49%) Telecoms
4 32 (3.83%) Advertising
5 23 (2.75%) Aerospace
6 19 (2.27%) Automotive
7 15 (1.79%) Marketing
8 12 (1.44%) Law
9 9 (1.08%) Billing
10 8 (0.96%) Electronics
11 7 (0.84%) Retail Banking
11 7 (0.84%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.60%) Legal
13 4 (0.48%) Front Office
14 3 (0.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 538 (64.35%) Analyst
2 323 (38.64%) Test Analyst
3 183 (21.89%) Business Analyst
4 114 (13.64%) Tester
5 76 (9.09%) Test Manager
6 75 (8.97%) Test Leader
7 67 (8.01%) Senior Analyst
8 59 (7.06%) Lead Test Analyst
9 56 (6.70%) QA Analyst
10 40 (4.78%) Software Tester
11 36 (4.31%) Agile Business Analyst
12 34 (4.07%) Senior Business Analyst
13 31 (3.71%) Software Test Analyst
14 30 (3.59%) Test Engineer
15 28 (3.35%) QA Engineer
16 27 (3.23%) Insurance Business Analyst
17 26 (3.11%) Agile Test Analyst
18 23 (2.75%) Senior Test Analyst
18 23 (2.75%) QA Tester
18 23 (2.75%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (6.82%) XML
2 51 (6.10%) .NET
3 50 (5.98%) HTML
4 27 (3.23%) CSS
4 27 (3.23%) Web Services
5 14 (1.67%) Middleware
6 10 (1.20%) Gherkin
7 9 (1.08%) ASP.NET
8 7 (0.84%) WPF
8 7 (0.84%) Ajax
9 6 (0.72%) CGI
10 5 (0.60%) XML Schema
11 4 (0.48%) SOAP
12 3 (0.36%) LAMP
12 3 (0.36%) XML Messaging
13 2 (0.24%) RESTful
13 2 (0.24%) HTML5
13 2 (0.24%) .NET Framework
13 2 (0.24%) WCF
14 1 (0.12%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 44 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 42 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (3.35%) AS400
3 28 (3.35%) FMCG
3 28 (3.35%) iSeries
4 27 (3.23%) Client/Server
5 16 (1.91%) Management Information System
6 13 (1.56%) Replication
7 11 (1.32%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.08%) Life Science
8 9 (1.08%) Data Structures
9 8 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (0.84%) Enterprise Storage
11 6 (0.72%) User Experience
12 5 (0.60%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.48%) New Media
14 3 (0.36%) Statistics
14 3 (0.36%) PACS
14 3 (0.36%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 67 (8.01%) Windows
2 47 (5.62%) Linux
2 47 (5.62%) UNIX
3 16 (1.91%) Solaris
4 11 (1.32%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.20%) Android
6 9 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (0.84%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.60%) AIX
10 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 391 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (22.49%) Software Testing
3 181 (21.65%) Scrum
4 161 (19.26%) Test Scripting
5 157 (18.78%) Business Analysis
6 144 (17.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 142 (16.99%) SDLC
8 138 (16.51%) Waterfall
9 137 (16.39%) Test Automation
10 117 (14.00%) PRINCE2
11 103 (12.32%) Test Management
12 100 (11.96%) Project Management
13 92 (11.00%) Automated Testing
14 81 (9.69%) Stakeholder Management
15 76 (9.09%) Test Strategy
15 76 (9.09%) Mentoring
16 74 (8.85%) User Stories
17 68 (8.13%) Regression Testing
17 68 (8.13%) BDD
17 68 (8.13%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 214 (25.60%) SQL
2 99 (11.84%) C#
3 89 (10.65%) Java
4 33 (3.95%) C
4 33 (3.95%) Python
5 31 (3.71%) C++
6 26 (3.11%) Perl
7 19 (2.27%) PL/SQL
8 16 (1.91%) Ruby
9 15 (1.79%) VB
9 15 (1.79%) JavaScript
10 10 (1.20%) PHP
10 10 (1.20%) VBScript
10 10 (1.20%) PowerShell
11 9 (1.08%) VB.NET
12 6 (0.72%) XPath
13 5 (0.60%) Bash Shell
13 5 (0.60%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.36%) VBA
15 2 (0.24%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 418 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 156 (18.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 148 (17.70%) Degree
4 38 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 23 (2.75%) SC Cleared
6 20 (2.39%) ISEB Practitioner
6 20 (2.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 19 (2.27%) MCP
8 17 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (1.79%) APMP
10 13 (1.56%) IIBA
10 13 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (0.84%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 6 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.72%) DV Cleared
13 5 (0.60%) HND
14 4 (0.48%) PMI Certification
15 3 (0.36%) PMP
15 3 (0.36%) AAT
16 2 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (20.22%) QA
2 5 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (0.60%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.36%) HL7
3 3 (0.36%) DICOM
4 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 35 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (2.51%) vSphere
3 16 (1.91%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.96%) XenApp
4 8 (0.96%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.36%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 2 (0.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 141 (16.87%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.36%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.36%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.12%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 117 (14.00%) HP
2 93 (11.12%) Microsoft
3 42 (5.02%) Oracle
4 36 (4.31%) VMware
5 22 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 18 (2.15%) IBM
7 9 (1.08%) Atlassian
7 9 (1.08%) Cisco
7 9 (1.08%) Citrix
8 8 (0.96%) NetApp
8 8 (0.96%) 3PAR
9 7 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (0.72%) CODA
10 6 (0.72%) CA
10 6 (0.72%) Thunderhead
10 6 (0.72%) Capita
11 5 (0.60%) Cognos
12 2 (0.24%) SAP
12 2 (0.24%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.24%) Sage
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Salary: £48000 - £54000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £40,000 per annum £40k Package including Company Car + Excellent Benef
Posted: 15 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Kingston Bagpuize, Oxfordshire
Newton Europe
Posted: 23 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + 10% OT Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £31000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Pension, Medical, 25 days A/L
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Excellent salary + up to 20% variabl
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The Open University
Salary: From £25,513 to £30,434 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago