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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
England / South East
Rank 191 210 137
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -73
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 225 279 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.54% 1.44% 2.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.51% 4.57% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 205 249 396
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -3.89%

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
4080 6111 6686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 27.94% 31.50% 32.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3287 4956 5210
Median salary £44,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 47 £42,500 +13.33% 10
Hampshire +35 43 £42,500 +21.42% 9
West Sussex +29 30 £40,000 - 5
Buckinghamshire +1 30 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Oxfordshire +11 22 £35,250 -6.00% 2
Berkshire +27 21 £37,500 -25.00% 3
East Sussex +6 17 £32,500 -7.14%
Kent -8 9 £37,500 -1.31% 2
Sussex - 5 £55,000 -
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 296 (57.36%) ISTQB
2 287 (55.62%) Agile Software Development
3 171 (33.14%) Software Testing
4 165 (31.98%) Finance
5 143 (27.71%) Selenium
6 132 (25.58%) Test Scripting
6 132 (25.58%) SQL
7 131 (25.39%) QA
8 127 (24.61%) Microsoft
9 119 (23.06%) C#
10 102 (19.77%) Windows
11 100 (19.38%) Degree
12 98 (18.99%) Test Automation
13 94 (18.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 93 (18.02%) SDLC
14 93 (18.02%) Business Analysis
15 90 (17.44%) Scrum
16 83 (16.09%) Regression Testing
17 77 (14.92%) .NET
17 77 (14.92%) Automated Testing
18 75 (14.53%) Test Strategy
19 73 (14.15%) User Acceptance Testing
20 69 (13.37%) Java
21 66 (12.79%) Team Foundation Server
22 64 (12.40%) Waterfall
23 62 (12.02%) Automation Testing
23 62 (12.02%) SQL Server
23 62 (12.02%) HP
24 61 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
25 60 (11.63%) MS Excel

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 16 (3.10%) Confluence
2 9 (1.74%) WebSphere
2 9 (1.74%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (1.16%) IBM HTTP Server
5 5 (0.97%) IIS
6 3 (0.58%) CMS
Applications
1 60 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.65%) MS Office
3 17 (3.29%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.58%) MS Project
6 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.74%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (0.78%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.78%) SAP CO
2 4 (0.78%) SAP FI
2 4 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Primavera
5 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.39%) SaaS
3 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.91%) TCP/IP
2 11 (2.13%) LAN
2 11 (2.13%) WAN
3 10 (1.94%) IP Telephony
4 9 (1.74%) FTP
4 9 (1.74%) HTTP
4 9 (1.74%) HTTPS
4 9 (1.74%) LDAP
4 9 (1.74%) SSL
5 4 (0.78%) DNS
6 3 (0.58%) Firewall
6 3 (0.58%) Internet
6 3 (0.58%) SMS
6 3 (0.58%) WebEx
7 2 (0.39%) GSM
7 2 (0.39%) LTE
7 2 (0.39%) UMTS
7 2 (0.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (12.02%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.94%) MySQL
3 9 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (1.36%) Big Data
5 5 (0.97%) MongoDB
5 5 (0.97%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.58%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.39%) Data Lake
7 2 (0.39%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 143 (27.71%) Selenium
2 66 (12.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 52 (10.08%) JIRA
4 39 (7.56%) SoapUI
5 35 (6.78%) HP UFT
6 31 (6.01%) WebDriver
7 27 (5.23%) Cucumber
7 27 (5.23%) Visual Studio
8 23 (4.46%) JMeter
9 15 (2.91%) LoadRunner
10 12 (2.33%) SpecFlow
10 12 (2.33%) TestComplete
11 10 (1.94%) Ranorex
11 10 (1.94%) Selenium IDE
12 9 (1.74%) Eclipse
13 8 (1.55%) Jenkins
14 7 (1.36%) Robot Framework
14 7 (1.36%) Visual Studio Team System
15 5 (0.97%) Subversion
15 5 (0.97%) TestNG
General
1 165 (31.98%) Finance
2 32 (6.20%) Retail
3 24 (4.65%) Banking
4 18 (3.49%) Back Office
5 16 (3.10%) Marketing
6 11 (2.13%) Automotive
7 7 (1.36%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.36%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.36%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.78%) Electronics
8 4 (0.78%) Games
8 4 (0.78%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.39%) Publishing
10 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.19%) Front Office
10 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 279 (54.07%) Analyst
2 157 (30.43%) Test Analyst
3 112 (21.71%) Business Analyst
4 88 (17.05%) Tester
5 67 (12.98%) Software Analyst
6 56 (10.85%) Software Test Analyst
6 56 (10.85%) Test Engineer
7 45 (8.72%) Senior Analyst
8 39 (7.56%) Test Manager
9 34 (6.59%) Automation Test Analyst
9 34 (6.59%) Automation Tester
9 34 (6.59%) Test Leader
10 32 (6.20%) Senior Tester
10 32 (6.20%) Test Automation Engineer
11 31 (6.01%) Senior Test Analyst
12 28 (5.43%) Software Tester
13 26 (5.04%) Manual Test Analyst
13 26 (5.04%) QA Analyst
14 25 (4.84%) Software Test Engineer
15 22 (4.26%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (14.92%) .NET
2 37 (7.17%) XML
3 30 (5.81%) Web Services
4 29 (5.62%) HTML
5 28 (5.43%) SOAP
6 27 (5.23%) Gherkin
7 16 (3.10%) CSS
8 13 (2.52%) J2EE
9 11 (2.13%) Middleware
9 11 (2.13%) REST
9 11 (2.13%) XSLT
10 9 (1.74%) XML Schema
10 9 (1.74%) XSD
11 7 (1.36%) Flash
11 7 (1.36%) WebSphere MQ
11 7 (1.36%) WSDL
12 5 (0.97%) Play Framework
12 5 (0.97%) XML Messaging
13 4 (0.78%) Ajax
13 4 (0.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 61 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.84%) Computer Science
3 19 (3.68%) Management Information System
4 18 (3.49%) Mobile App
5 10 (1.94%) Data Centre
6 9 (1.74%) Algorithms
6 9 (1.74%) DataPower
6 9 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.55%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.16%) Fintech
9 5 (0.97%) Health Informatics
9 5 (0.97%) Informatics
9 5 (0.97%) Smartcard
10 4 (0.78%) Online Games
11 3 (0.58%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.58%) Statistics
12 2 (0.39%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.39%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 102 (19.77%) Windows
2 22 (4.26%) Linux
2 22 (4.26%) Unix
3 11 (2.13%) Solaris
3 11 (2.13%) Windows 7
4 9 (1.74%) AIX
5 7 (1.36%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.78%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.39%) Android
8 2 (0.39%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (55.62%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (33.14%) Software Testing
3 132 (25.58%) Test Scripting
4 98 (18.99%) Test Automation
5 93 (18.02%) Business Analysis
5 93 (18.02%) SDLC
6 90 (17.44%) Scrum
7 83 (16.09%) Regression Testing
8 77 (14.92%) Automated Testing
9 75 (14.53%) Test Strategy
10 73 (14.15%) User Acceptance Testing
11 64 (12.40%) Waterfall
12 62 (12.02%) Automation Testing
13 56 (10.85%) Performance Testing
13 56 (10.85%) System Testing
14 52 (10.08%) Functional Testing
14 52 (10.08%) TDD
15 49 (9.50%) BDD
16 48 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
17 45 (8.72%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 132 (25.58%) SQL
2 119 (23.06%) C#
3 69 (13.37%) Java
4 29 (5.62%) JavaScript
5 28 (5.43%) C++
5 28 (5.43%) Python
6 11 (2.13%) Ruby
6 11 (2.13%) VB
7 9 (1.74%) Jython
7 9 (1.74%) T-SQL
7 9 (1.74%) XPath
8 7 (1.36%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.16%) Groovy
9 6 (1.16%) Perl
9 6 (1.16%) PHP
10 5 (0.97%) Scala
10 5 (0.97%) VBScript
11 4 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 296 (57.36%) ISTQB
2 100 (19.38%) Degree
3 94 (18.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 22 (4.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 12 (2.33%) IIBA
5 12 (2.33%) ISEB Practitioner
5 12 (2.33%) Security Cleared
6 7 (1.36%) APMP
7 6 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (0.78%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.58%) CBAP
10 2 (0.39%) HND
10 2 (0.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.19%) AAT
11 1 (0.19%) CCNA
11 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.19%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (25.39%) QA
2 3 (0.58%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.19%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.39%) Docker
4 1 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 34 (6.59%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.74%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.39%) Puppet
4 1 (0.19%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.19%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 127 (24.61%) Microsoft
2 62 (12.02%) HP
3 19 (3.68%) IBM
3 19 (3.68%) Oracle
4 13 (2.52%) SAP
5 10 (1.94%) Atlassian
6 9 (1.74%) CA
7 7 (1.36%) VMware
8 4 (0.78%) AppDynamics
8 4 (0.78%) TOWER Software
9 3 (0.58%) Cadence
9 3 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.39%) SOASTA, Inc
10 2 (0.39%) T-Plan
11 1 (0.19%) CA Agile Central
11 1 (0.19%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.19%) Seapine
11 1 (0.19%) Telerik
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Opus Energy
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 22k per year + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £29000 - £35000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Corporate Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Salary review every 6 months + ben
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension, Medical, Dental
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 11 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
TDA Group
Salary: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 19 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 19 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
West Sussex
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Maidstone
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Newbury
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent package and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago