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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 151 125 145
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +20
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 387 502 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.86% 2.21% 1.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.93% 6.56% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 346 418 365
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
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
6522 7653 7248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.40% 33.71% 32.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5100 5917 5830
Average salary £42,500 £42,750 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.58% +1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +22 133 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Hampshire +11 80 £41,500 +3.75% 4
Berkshire -45 63 £45,000 +15.38% 5
Buckinghamshire -11 51 £37,500 -9.63% 3
West Sussex -3 16 £49,500 +30.26% 3
Kent -18 16 £32,000 -12.92% 4
Oxfordshire -10 12 £42,000 -1.17% 3
East Sussex +1 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Sussex - 6 £50,000 -
Middlesex +3 2 £50,000 +25.00%
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 397 (50.57%) Agile Software Development
2 380 (48.41%) ISTQB
3 259 (32.99%) Finance
4 192 (24.46%) SQL
5 190 (24.20%) Software Testing
6 185 (23.57%) QA
7 180 (22.93%) Business Analysis
8 175 (22.29%) Scrum
9 170 (21.66%) Degree
10 149 (18.98%) Waterfall
11 144 (18.34%) Selenium
12 135 (17.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 131 (16.69%) User Acceptance Testing
14 129 (16.43%) Test Scripting
15 126 (16.05%) SDLC
16 121 (15.41%) Automated Testing
17 115 (14.65%) Microsoft
18 111 (14.14%) PRINCE2
19 105 (13.38%) Test Automation
20 99 (12.61%) Manual Testing
21 97 (12.36%) C#
22 96 (12.23%) Java
23 95 (12.10%) SQL Server
24 94 (11.97%) Project Management
25 87 (11.08%) Windows
26 86 (10.96%) MS Excel
27 84 (10.70%) HP Quality Center
28 81 (10.32%) HP
29 76 (9.68%) User Stories
30 72 (9.17%) Regression Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 12 (1.53%) Confluence
2 10 (1.27%) SharePoint
3 7 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (0.51%) IIS
4 4 (0.51%) CMS
5 2 (0.25%) ColdFusion
5 2 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.25%) Node.js
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.13%) Drupal
6 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 86 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.29%) MS Visio
3 17 (2.17%) MS Project
4 16 (2.04%) MS Office
5 12 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.38%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (0.51%) CSG Singleview
2 4 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.38%) CA PPM
3 3 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.25%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.25%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.25%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.25%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.25%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.13%) Exchequer
5 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.25%) SaaS
3 2 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.04%) WAN
2 14 (1.78%) LAN
2 14 (1.78%) VoIP
3 12 (1.53%) CTI
4 8 (1.02%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.02%) HTTPS
5 7 (0.89%) Internet
6 5 (0.64%) SAN
7 4 (0.51%) IP Telephony
8 3 (0.38%) Firewall
8 3 (0.38%) LTE
8 3 (0.38%) VPN
8 3 (0.38%) LDAP
8 3 (0.38%) HTTP
8 3 (0.38%) GSM
8 3 (0.38%) UMTS
9 2 (0.25%) MPLS
10 1 (0.13%) RTCP
10 1 (0.13%) RTP
10 1 (0.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (12.10%) SQL Server
2 15 (1.91%) Oracle Database
3 14 (1.78%) Relational Database
4 11 (1.40%) Big Data
5 5 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.25%) DB2
7 2 (0.25%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.25%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.25%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.25%) HBase
7 2 (0.25%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (0.25%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 144 (18.34%) Selenium
2 71 (9.04%) HP UFT
3 62 (7.90%) JIRA
4 61 (7.77%) WebDriver
5 55 (7.01%) Team Foundation Server
6 27 (3.44%) Cucumber
7 24 (3.06%) Visual Studio
8 21 (2.68%) LoadRunner
9 17 (2.17%) Eclipse
9 17 (2.17%) TestNG
10 16 (2.04%) TestDirector
11 14 (1.78%) JMeter
11 14 (1.78%) SpecFlow
12 13 (1.66%) InstallShield
13 12 (1.53%) IntelliJ
13 12 (1.53%) Subversion
13 12 (1.53%) Jenkins
14 11 (1.40%) SoapUI
15 10 (1.27%) JUnit
16 8 (1.02%) Firebug
General
1 259 (32.99%) Finance
2 68 (8.66%) Telecoms
3 50 (6.37%) Banking
3 50 (6.37%) Retail
4 27 (3.44%) Automotive
5 23 (2.93%) Advertising
6 16 (2.04%) Law
7 15 (1.91%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.78%) Aerospace
9 11 (1.40%) Marketing
10 9 (1.15%) Electronics
11 8 (1.02%) Billing
12 7 (0.89%) Legal
13 5 (0.64%) Back Office
14 4 (0.51%) Front Office
15 3 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 477 (60.76%) Analyst
2 257 (32.74%) Test Analyst
3 193 (24.59%) Business Analyst
4 100 (12.74%) Tester
5 60 (7.64%) Test Manager
6 56 (7.13%) Test Leader
7 55 (7.01%) QA Analyst
8 50 (6.37%) Lead Test Analyst
9 49 (6.24%) Senior Analyst
10 47 (5.99%) Agile Business Analyst
11 40 (5.10%) Software Tester
11 40 (5.10%) Test Engineer
11 40 (5.10%) QA Engineer
12 37 (4.71%) Agile Test Analyst
13 26 (3.31%) Senior Business Analyst
14 25 (3.18%) Consultant
15 24 (3.06%) QA Tester
16 22 (2.80%) Team Leader
16 22 (2.80%) Test Team Leader
16 22 (2.80%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (8.54%) XML
2 55 (7.01%) HTML
3 54 (6.88%) .NET
4 37 (4.71%) Web Services
5 30 (3.82%) CSS
6 14 (1.78%) ASP.NET
7 13 (1.66%) CGI
8 11 (1.40%) SOAP
9 9 (1.15%) XML Schema
10 8 (1.02%) Gherkin
10 8 (1.02%) Ajax
11 6 (0.76%) REST
12 5 (0.64%) WPF
13 4 (0.51%) Middleware
14 3 (0.38%) XML Messaging
14 3 (0.38%) XSL
14 3 (0.38%) JDBC
14 3 (0.38%) JSP
15 2 (0.25%) Hibernate
15 2 (0.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 50 (6.37%) Computer Science
2 32 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (3.69%) Client/Server
4 24 (3.06%) AS400
4 24 (3.06%) iSeries
5 20 (2.55%) FMCG
6 16 (2.04%) Replication
7 14 (1.78%) Management Information System
8 13 (1.66%) Life Science
9 11 (1.40%) Hybrid Cloud
10 10 (1.27%) Statistics
11 9 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
11 9 (1.15%) Mobile App
12 7 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.89%) Data Structures
12 7 (0.89%) Mathematics
13 5 (0.64%) Social Media
13 5 (0.64%) User Experience
14 4 (0.51%) DTV
15 3 (0.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 87 (11.08%) Windows
2 54 (6.88%) UNIX
2 54 (6.88%) Linux
3 16 (2.04%) Solaris
4 12 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (1.15%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.02%) Android
7 7 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.51%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.38%) AIX
10 1 (0.13%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 397 (50.57%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (24.20%) Software Testing
3 180 (22.93%) Business Analysis
4 175 (22.29%) Scrum
5 149 (18.98%) Waterfall
6 131 (16.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 129 (16.43%) Test Scripting
8 126 (16.05%) SDLC
9 121 (15.41%) Automated Testing
10 111 (14.14%) PRINCE2
11 105 (13.38%) Test Automation
12 99 (12.61%) Manual Testing
13 94 (11.97%) Project Management
14 76 (9.68%) User Stories
15 72 (9.17%) Regression Testing
16 69 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
17 64 (8.15%) Test Strategy
18 63 (8.03%) Automation Testing
18 63 (8.03%) Test Management
19 61 (7.77%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 192 (24.46%) SQL
2 97 (12.36%) C#
3 96 (12.23%) Java
4 36 (4.59%) C
5 32 (4.08%) C++
6 30 (3.82%) Python
7 27 (3.44%) JavaScript
8 22 (2.80%) PL/SQL
9 21 (2.68%) Perl
10 19 (2.42%) Ruby
11 12 (1.53%) VB
12 11 (1.40%) VBScript
13 10 (1.27%) T-SQL
14 9 (1.15%) VB.NET
15 7 (0.89%) PowerShell
16 6 (0.76%) XPath
17 5 (0.64%) Bash Shell
18 4 (0.51%) PHP
19 3 (0.38%) Shell Script
19 3 (0.38%) Jython
Qualifications
1 380 (48.41%) ISTQB
2 170 (21.66%) Degree
3 135 (17.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 41 (5.22%) Security Cleared
5 28 (3.57%) SC Cleared
6 19 (2.42%) MCP
6 19 (2.42%) ISEB Practitioner
7 17 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.76%) HND
9 6 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (0.76%) APMP
10 5 (0.64%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.64%) IIBA
11 4 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.51%) Network+ Certification
11 4 (0.51%) CCNA
11 4 (0.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 3 (0.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (23.57%) QA
2 7 (0.89%) ISO 9001
2 7 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.13%) P3O
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.13%) DICOM
System Software
1 36 (4.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (2.42%) vSphere
3 16 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.40%) XenApp
4 11 (1.40%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.38%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 2 (0.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 84 (10.70%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.51%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.38%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.13%) Netcool
4 1 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 115 (14.65%) Microsoft
2 81 (10.32%) HP
3 51 (6.50%) Oracle
4 38 (4.84%) VMware
5 28 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 20 (2.55%) Citrix
7 16 (2.04%) SAP
7 16 (2.04%) Cisco
8 14 (1.78%) Atlassian
9 11 (1.40%) 3PAR
9 11 (1.40%) NetApp
10 9 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (1.15%) CODA
10 9 (1.15%) Thunderhead
11 7 (0.89%) IBM
12 6 (0.76%) Symantec
12 6 (0.76%) CA
13 5 (0.64%) Cognos
14 4 (0.51%) Capita
15 3 (0.38%) Tableau
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum + 10% OT Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Herne Bay, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £42500 per annum + Top benefits and prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield
Spectrum IT
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
PMC retail
Salary: Competitive + Pension + Healthcare & Other Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
PMC retail
Salary: Competitive Basic + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Whitstable, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 32,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + bonuses + 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + training and development
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
PS Computer
Salary: £35k - £40k pa + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 38-40k
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chatham
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Insurance
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, South East, United Kingdom
White Clarke Group
Salary: £28-35k dependant on experience + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £54,000 per annum + bonus + 29 days + share ops scheme
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: 9 days ago