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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 168 166 131
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -35
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 346 388 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.90% 1.82% 2.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.08% 5.80% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 287 326 435
Median salary £38,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,300
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
5694 6693 7968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.34% 31.43% 34.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4616 5144 6305
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Berkshire +6 67 £45,000 - 4
Hampshire +2 63 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Kent +44 51 £40,000 +12.67% 1
East Sussex +50 50 £35,000 +4.96% 3
Surrey -48 48 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Buckinghamshire +12 30 £34,500 -16.36% 7
Oxfordshire +6 21 £37,500 -15.25% 2
West Sussex +1 12 £35,000 -22.22%
Middlesex - 1 £20,000 - 1
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 366 (56.39%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (53.78%) ISTQB
3 283 (43.61%) Finance
4 217 (33.44%) QA
5 209 (32.20%) Software Testing
6 181 (27.89%) Regression Testing
7 175 (26.96%) User Acceptance Testing
8 174 (26.81%) SDLC
9 170 (26.19%) Selenium
10 166 (25.58%) Test Scripting
11 164 (25.27%) Scrum
12 158 (24.35%) Degree
13 147 (22.65%) SQL
14 139 (21.42%) Automated Testing
15 126 (19.41%) Test Strategy
16 125 (19.26%) Business Analysis
17 122 (18.80%) C#
18 120 (18.49%) Manual Testing
19 118 (18.18%) Functional Testing
20 110 (16.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
21 104 (16.02%) Test Automation
22 97 (14.95%) Java
23 91 (14.02%) Waterfall
24 87 (13.41%) .NET
25 82 (12.63%) System Integration Testing
26 81 (12.48%) BDD
26 81 (12.48%) Integration Testing
27 80 (12.33%) HP Quality Center
27 80 (12.33%) TDD
27 80 (12.33%) JIRA

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 32 (4.93%) IIS
2 18 (2.77%) CMS
2 18 (2.77%) Confluence
3 14 (2.16%) CICS
4 9 (1.39%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.23%) NServiceBus
6 5 (0.77%) Drupal
7 4 (0.62%) SAS
8 1 (0.15%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.15%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.15%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.15%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 41 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.16%) MS Visio
3 25 (3.85%) MS Office
4 18 (2.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (1.54%) MS Project
6 1 (0.15%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 9 (1.39%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (0.62%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.31%) Primavera
3 2 (0.31%) VisionPLUS
4 1 (0.15%) BASE24
4 1 (0.15%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.15%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.15%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.69%) SaaS
2 3 (0.46%) AdWords
2 3 (0.46%) Office 365
3 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.15%) IaaS
4 1 (0.15%) PaaS
4 1 (0.15%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.93%) VoIP
2 18 (2.77%) Internet
3 17 (2.62%) TCP/IP
4 14 (2.16%) DNS
4 14 (2.16%) Firewall
5 13 (2.00%) 4G
6 12 (1.85%) GSM
6 12 (1.85%) UMTS
7 11 (1.69%) LTE
8 10 (1.54%) 2G
8 10 (1.54%) 3G
8 10 (1.54%) SMS
9 9 (1.39%) Diameter Protocol
9 9 (1.39%) ISUP
9 9 (1.39%) SCCP
9 9 (1.39%) SIGTRAN
9 9 (1.39%) SS7
9 9 (1.39%) tcpdump
9 9 (1.39%) Wireshark
10 5 (0.77%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (5.39%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (2.77%) MySQL
4 16 (2.47%) DataStage
5 12 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (1.23%) Oracle Database
7 7 (1.08%) Big Data
7 7 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.62%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.62%) IBM InfoSphere
10 4 (0.62%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (0.62%) QlikView
10 4 (0.62%) QualityStage
10 4 (0.62%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.46%) DB2
12 2 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 170 (26.19%) Selenium
2 80 (12.33%) JIRA
3 65 (10.02%) WebDriver
4 61 (9.40%) JMeter
5 36 (5.55%) Cucumber
5 36 (5.55%) HP UFT
6 35 (5.39%) Visual Studio
7 33 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 30 (4.62%) JUnit
8 30 (4.62%) TestNG
9 27 (4.16%) NUnit
10 23 (3.54%) LoadRunner
10 23 (3.54%) SoapUI
10 23 (3.54%) SpecFlow
11 18 (2.77%) InstallShield
12 16 (2.47%) Gatling
12 16 (2.47%) Jenkins
13 13 (2.00%) Hudson
14 11 (1.69%) Selenium IDE
14 11 (1.69%) TestDirector
General
1 283 (43.61%) Finance
2 61 (9.40%) Telecoms
3 40 (6.16%) Banking
4 24 (3.70%) Marketing
5 18 (2.77%) Aerospace
5 18 (2.77%) Automotive
5 18 (2.77%) Retail
6 11 (1.69%) Back Office
7 5 (0.77%) Games
8 4 (0.62%) Electronics
8 4 (0.62%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.62%) Legal
9 3 (0.46%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.31%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.15%) Publishing
11 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 363 (55.93%) Analyst
2 216 (33.28%) Test Analyst
3 138 (21.26%) Tester
4 125 (19.26%) Business Analyst
5 97 (14.95%) Automation Tester
6 67 (10.32%) Test Engineer
7 66 (10.17%) Automation Test Analyst
8 53 (8.17%) QA Analyst
8 53 (8.17%) Senior Analyst
9 50 (7.70%) Software Analyst
10 48 (7.40%) Senior Test Analyst
11 44 (6.78%) QA Test Analyst
12 42 (6.47%) QA Tester
13 39 (6.01%) Test Leader
14 38 (5.86%) QA Automation Analyst
15 37 (5.70%) Manual Test Analyst
16 33 (5.08%) Agile Business Analyst
17 32 (4.93%) QA Automation Tester
17 32 (4.93%) QA Engineer
17 32 (4.93%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (13.41%) .NET
2 57 (8.78%) XML
3 52 (8.01%) HTML
4 29 (4.47%) Web Services
5 26 (4.01%) Gherkin
6 25 (3.85%) Ajax
7 20 (3.08%) ASP.NET
8 12 (1.85%) CSS
8 12 (1.85%) REST
9 11 (1.69%) Spring
9 11 (1.69%) XML Schema
10 10 (1.54%) Flash
10 10 (1.54%) Middleware
11 9 (1.39%) Hibernate
11 9 (1.39%) Java EE
11 9 (1.39%) WebSphere MQ
12 8 (1.23%) JMS
12 8 (1.23%) XHTML
13 5 (0.77%) Behat
13 5 (0.77%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 58 (8.94%) Computer Science
2 36 (5.55%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (3.39%) AS400
4 18 (2.77%) User Experience
5 17 (2.62%) Mainframe
6 16 (2.47%) Mathematics
7 15 (2.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 14 (2.16%) Client/Server
8 14 (2.16%) VSAM
9 12 (1.85%) Data Centre
10 11 (1.69%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.54%) Statistics
12 9 (1.39%) PMI
13 7 (1.08%) Life Science
13 7 (1.08%) Social Media
14 6 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.77%) Driving Licence
15 5 (0.77%) Replication
16 3 (0.46%) iPad
16 3 (0.46%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 45 (6.93%) Windows
2 35 (5.39%) Linux
3 23 (3.54%) Unix
4 19 (2.93%) Solaris
5 10 (1.54%) Android
6 8 (1.23%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.15%) AIX
8 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (56.39%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (32.20%) Software Testing
3 181 (27.89%) Regression Testing
4 175 (26.96%) User Acceptance Testing
5 174 (26.81%) SDLC
6 166 (25.58%) Test Scripting
7 164 (25.27%) Scrum
8 139 (21.42%) Automated Testing
9 126 (19.41%) Test Strategy
10 125 (19.26%) Business Analysis
11 120 (18.49%) Manual Testing
12 118 (18.18%) Functional Testing
13 104 (16.02%) Test Automation
14 91 (14.02%) Waterfall
15 82 (12.63%) System Integration Testing
16 81 (12.48%) BDD
16 81 (12.48%) Integration Testing
17 80 (12.33%) TDD
18 76 (11.71%) Automation Testing
19 72 (11.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (22.65%) SQL
2 122 (18.80%) C#
3 97 (14.95%) Java
4 44 (6.78%) JavaScript
5 42 (6.47%) C++
6 40 (6.16%) C
7 37 (5.70%) Perl
8 33 (5.08%) VB
9 31 (4.78%) Python
10 26 (4.01%) Ruby
11 18 (2.77%) VBScript
12 17 (2.62%) COBOL
13 14 (2.16%) JCL
13 14 (2.16%) T-SQL
14 11 (1.69%) PHP
15 10 (1.54%) Groovy
16 9 (1.39%) PL/SQL
17 8 (1.23%) Bash Shell
18 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
18 1 (0.15%) XPath
Qualifications
1 349 (53.78%) ISTQB
2 158 (24.35%) Degree
3 110 (16.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 33 (5.08%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.54%) PMI Certification
5 10 (1.54%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.39%) APMP
7 7 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (0.92%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.31%) CBAP
9 2 (0.31%) CISA
9 2 (0.31%) CISM
9 2 (0.31%) CISMP
9 2 (0.31%) CISSP
9 2 (0.31%) CRISC
9 2 (0.31%) IIBA
9 2 (0.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.15%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 217 (33.44%) QA
2 10 (1.54%) SLA
3 4 (0.62%) ISO 9000
4 3 (0.46%) CRD IV
5 2 (0.31%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.31%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.15%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (1.08%) Firmware
2 4 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.15%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 80 (12.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.31%) RSA Archer
3 1 (0.15%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 77 (11.86%) HP
2 62 (9.55%) Microsoft
3 52 (8.01%) Oracle
4 23 (3.54%) Atlassian
5 20 (3.08%) Red Hat
6 16 (2.47%) Cognos
7 10 (1.54%) Cadence
8 9 (1.39%) CODA
8 9 (1.39%) MKS
8 9 (1.39%) Rally
8 9 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (1.39%) SAP
8 9 (1.39%) TOWER Software
9 8 (1.23%) Thunderhead
9 8 (1.23%) VMware
10 7 (1.08%) Hyperion
11 6 (0.92%) IBM
12 5 (0.77%) Tableau
13 3 (0.46%) MicroStrategy
14 2 (0.31%) Citrix
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-32k
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-32k
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £17,000 per annum with payment review after 6 months
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
The SLR Group
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 4 days ago