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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 154 182 113
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -69
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 353 356 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.03% 1.69% 2.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.50% 5.48% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 310 328 472
Median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £55,000 £51,050
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
5431 6498 7311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.21% 30.85% 33.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4402 5243 5589
Median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +23 72 £43,000 +7.50% 6
Berkshire +27 59 £47,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +15 48 £37,500 -3.84% 3
Hampshire -3 48 £33,500 -10.66% 2
East Sussex +31 35 £39,151 +4.40% 2
West Sussex +18 35 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Kent +23 23 £47,500 +48.43%
Oxfordshire +4 21 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Middlesex +27 11 £20,000 -60.00%
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 436 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 398 (56.37%) ISTQB
3 306 (43.34%) Finance
4 261 (36.97%) Selenium
5 253 (35.84%) QA
6 234 (33.14%) Software Testing
7 220 (31.16%) Degree
8 213 (30.17%) Scrum
9 196 (27.76%) Regression Testing
9 196 (27.76%) Test Scripting
10 195 (27.62%) SQL
11 180 (25.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 165 (23.37%) SDLC
13 157 (22.24%) C#
14 149 (21.10%) User Acceptance Testing
15 146 (20.68%) Automated Testing
16 125 (17.71%) Test Automation
17 119 (16.86%) Business Analysis
18 118 (16.71%) Functional Testing
19 115 (16.29%) Java
20 113 (16.01%) Manual Testing
21 112 (15.86%) Test Strategy
22 111 (15.72%) JMeter
23 101 (14.31%) .NET
24 97 (13.74%) Microsoft
24 97 (13.74%) HP
25 93 (13.17%) Performance Testing
26 91 (12.89%) BDD
27 87 (12.32%) WebDriver
27 87 (12.32%) Stakeholder Management

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 31 (4.39%) IIS
2 26 (3.68%) CMS
3 23 (3.26%) Confluence
4 9 (1.27%) CICS
5 7 (0.99%) SharePoint
6 6 (0.85%) NServiceBus
7 3 (0.42%) SAS
8 1 (0.14%) Drupal
8 1 (0.14%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 55 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 39 (5.52%) MS Office
3 17 (2.41%) MS Visio
4 15 (2.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (1.98%) MS Project
6 1 (0.14%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 11 (1.56%) SAP CO
1 11 (1.56%) SAP FI
1 11 (1.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (0.71%) Primavera
3 4 (0.57%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.28%) VisionPLUS
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.14%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.42%) SaaS
2 6 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.28%) GitHub
3 2 (0.28%) IaaS
3 2 (0.28%) Office 365
3 2 (0.28%) PaaS
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.53%) TCP/IP
2 27 (3.82%) Internet
3 26 (3.68%) DNS
3 26 (3.68%) Firewall
4 13 (1.84%) GSM
4 13 (1.84%) LTE
4 13 (1.84%) UMTS
5 11 (1.56%) VoIP
6 10 (1.42%) 2G
6 10 (1.42%) 3G
6 10 (1.42%) 4G
6 10 (1.42%) Diameter Protocol
6 10 (1.42%) ISUP
6 10 (1.42%) SCCP
6 10 (1.42%) SIGTRAN
6 10 (1.42%) SS7
6 10 (1.42%) tcpdump
6 10 (1.42%) Wireshark
7 9 (1.27%) LAN
7 9 (1.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (4.96%) MySQL
2 32 (4.53%) SQL Server
3 14 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (1.42%) Big Data
5 7 (0.99%) DataStage
6 5 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (0.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.57%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.42%) IBM InfoSphere
8 3 (0.42%) QualityStage
9 2 (0.28%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.14%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.14%) DB2
10 1 (0.14%) HBase
10 1 (0.14%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 261 (36.97%) Selenium
2 111 (15.72%) JMeter
3 87 (12.32%) WebDriver
4 73 (10.34%) JIRA
5 72 (10.20%) Visual Studio
6 62 (8.78%) Cucumber
6 62 (8.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 53 (7.51%) SoapUI
8 46 (6.52%) LoadRunner
9 39 (5.52%) TestNG
10 36 (5.10%) HP UFT
11 35 (4.96%) JUnit
12 30 (4.25%) Gatling
12 30 (4.25%) SpecFlow
13 26 (3.68%) Jenkins
14 23 (3.26%) NUnit
14 23 (3.26%) Selenium IDE
15 20 (2.83%) Hudson
16 18 (2.55%) jMock
16 18 (2.55%) Maven
General
1 306 (43.34%) Finance
2 32 (4.53%) Marketing
3 31 (4.39%) Retail
4 30 (4.25%) Banking
5 27 (3.82%) Telecoms
6 14 (1.98%) Automotive
6 14 (1.98%) Back Office
7 11 (1.56%) Aerospace
8 8 (1.13%) Games
9 5 (0.71%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.57%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.42%) Legal
12 2 (0.28%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.28%) Publishing
13 1 (0.14%) Electronics
13 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 363 (51.42%) Analyst
2 220 (31.16%) Test Analyst
3 153 (21.67%) Tester
4 125 (17.71%) Business Analyst
5 110 (15.58%) Automation Tester
6 94 (13.31%) Test Engineer
7 70 (9.92%) Automation Test Analyst
8 54 (7.65%) Software Analyst
9 53 (7.51%) Senior Analyst
10 51 (7.22%) QA Analyst
11 49 (6.94%) QA Tester
12 48 (6.80%) Test Manager
13 46 (6.52%) Software Test Analyst
14 44 (6.23%) Senior Test Analyst
14 44 (6.23%) Test Automation Engineer
14 44 (6.23%) Test Leader
15 41 (5.81%) Selenium Tester
16 38 (5.38%) QA Automation Tester
16 38 (5.38%) QA Test Analyst
16 38 (5.38%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (14.31%) .NET
2 63 (8.92%) HTML
3 44 (6.23%) Ajax
4 38 (5.38%) REST
5 37 (5.24%) XML
6 28 (3.97%) ASP.NET
7 27 (3.82%) Web Services
8 22 (3.12%) SOAP
9 20 (2.83%) Spring
10 18 (2.55%) Hibernate
10 18 (2.55%) Java EE
10 18 (2.55%) WebSphere MQ
11 17 (2.41%) Gherkin
11 17 (2.41%) JMS
12 15 (2.12%) CSS
13 11 (1.56%) Flash
14 9 (1.27%) .NET Framework
15 7 (0.99%) XHTML
16 6 (0.85%) HTML5
17 3 (0.42%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 70 (9.92%) Computer Science
2 59 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (4.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 20 (2.83%) Client/Server
5 19 (2.69%) Data Centre
6 15 (2.12%) Mobile App
7 14 (1.98%) Fintech
8 13 (1.84%) AS400
9 12 (1.70%) Management Information System
9 12 (1.70%) User Experience
10 11 (1.56%) Mathematics
11 10 (1.42%) Mainframe
12 9 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.27%) Life Science
12 9 (1.27%) VSAM
13 7 (0.99%) Health Informatics
13 7 (0.99%) Informatics
14 6 (0.85%) Statistics
15 5 (0.71%) Online Games
15 5 (0.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (7.79%) Windows
2 36 (5.10%) Linux
3 18 (2.55%) Unix
4 13 (1.84%) Solaris
5 9 (1.27%) Android
5 9 (1.27%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.99%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.28%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 436 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (33.14%) Software Testing
3 213 (30.17%) Scrum
4 196 (27.76%) Regression Testing
4 196 (27.76%) Test Scripting
5 165 (23.37%) SDLC
6 149 (21.10%) User Acceptance Testing
7 146 (20.68%) Automated Testing
8 125 (17.71%) Test Automation
9 119 (16.86%) Business Analysis
10 118 (16.71%) Functional Testing
11 113 (16.01%) Manual Testing
12 112 (15.86%) Test Strategy
13 93 (13.17%) Performance Testing
14 91 (12.89%) BDD
15 87 (12.32%) Stakeholder Management
16 84 (11.90%) TDD
17 82 (11.61%) Automation Testing
18 80 (11.33%) Waterfall
19 72 (10.20%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 195 (27.62%) SQL
2 157 (22.24%) C#
3 115 (16.29%) Java
4 59 (8.36%) JavaScript
5 51 (7.22%) VB
6 46 (6.52%) Python
7 40 (5.67%) Perl
8 35 (4.96%) Ruby
9 26 (3.68%) VBScript
10 23 (3.26%) C
11 22 (3.12%) Bash Shell
11 22 (3.12%) C++
12 20 (2.83%) PHP
12 20 (2.83%) T-SQL
13 18 (2.55%) Groovy
14 10 (1.42%) COBOL
15 9 (1.27%) JCL
16 2 (0.28%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.14%) Jython
17 1 (0.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 398 (56.37%) ISTQB
2 220 (31.16%) Degree
3 180 (25.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 34 (4.82%) Security Cleared
5 18 (2.55%) ISEB Practitioner
6 17 (2.41%) SC Cleared
7 13 (1.84%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 6 (0.85%) APMP
9 5 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.57%) IIBA
10 4 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.42%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.42%) HND
12 2 (0.28%) CBAP
12 2 (0.28%) CISA
12 2 (0.28%) CISM
12 2 (0.28%) CISMP
12 2 (0.28%) CISSP
12 2 (0.28%) CRISC
12 2 (0.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 253 (35.84%) QA
2 6 (0.85%) MiFID
2 6 (0.85%) SLA
3 5 (0.71%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.28%) GAMP
5 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.14%) SDET
System Software
1 15 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.13%) Firmware
3 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 86 (12.18%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.28%) RSA Archer
3 1 (0.14%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 97 (13.74%) HP
1 97 (13.74%) Microsoft
2 33 (4.67%) Atlassian
3 31 (4.39%) Oracle
4 22 (3.12%) SAP
5 18 (2.55%) IBM
5 18 (2.55%) Rally
6 16 (2.27%) VMware
7 14 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (1.56%) Red Hat
9 7 (0.99%) CODA
9 7 (0.99%) Cognos
10 6 (0.85%) Cadence
10 6 (0.85%) Thunderhead
11 4 (0.57%) Planview
11 4 (0.57%) TOWER Software
12 3 (0.42%) MicroStrategy
13 2 (0.28%) T-Plan
14 1 (0.14%) Google
14 1 (0.14%) Tableau
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 17 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
PMC retail
Salary: Competitive + Pension + Healthcare & Other Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Sanderson
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Quarterly Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + pension and healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago
Woking
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits (DOE)
Posted: 13 days ago