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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
England / South East
Rank 192 216 134
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -82
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 221 275 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.50% 1.41% 2.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.23% 4.53% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 211 242 375
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%

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
4225 6076 6774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.75% 31.20% 32.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3388 4931 5159
Median salary £45,000 £46,400 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.01% +9.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +30 55 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Hampshire +20 38 £40,000 +6.66% 6
West Sussex +37 35 £40,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +11 30 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Berkshire +27 20 £45,000 -18.18% 3
East Sussex +12 17 £37,000 +5.71% 2
Oxfordshire +19 16 £35,000 -17.64% 5
Kent -15 10 £42,000 +21.73% 1
Sussex +4 2 £58,750 +56.66%
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 320 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
2 307 (56.54%) ISTQB
3 189 (34.81%) Software Testing
3 189 (34.81%) Finance
4 170 (31.31%) SQL
5 158 (29.10%) Selenium
6 143 (26.34%) Test Scripting
7 141 (25.97%) QA
8 136 (25.05%) C#
9 129 (23.76%) Microsoft
10 124 (22.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 121 (22.28%) Degree
12 115 (21.18%) Scrum
13 113 (20.81%) SDLC
14 103 (18.97%) Business Analysis
15 101 (18.60%) Test Automation
16 93 (17.13%) Regression Testing
17 90 (16.57%) Automated Testing
18 85 (15.65%) .NET
19 80 (14.73%) Windows
19 80 (14.73%) User Acceptance Testing
20 76 (14.00%) Team Foundation Server
21 75 (13.81%) HP
22 73 (13.44%) Waterfall
23 72 (13.26%) MS Excel
24 71 (13.08%) Java
25 66 (12.15%) Test Strategy
26 65 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
27 64 (11.79%) Performance Testing
28 63 (11.60%) 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 14 (2.58%) Confluence
2 8 (1.47%) CMS
3 7 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (1.10%) IBM HTTP Server
4 6 (1.10%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.37%) IIS
6 1 (0.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 72 (13.26%) MS Excel
2 34 (6.26%) MS Office
3 22 (4.05%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.29%) MS Project
6 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.29%) SAP CO
1 7 (1.29%) SAP FI
1 7 (1.29%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (1.10%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.37%) Primavera
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.37%) SaaS
3 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 11 (2.03%) LAN
2 11 (2.03%) WAN
3 10 (1.84%) IP Telephony
4 8 (1.47%) DNS
4 8 (1.47%) Firewall
4 8 (1.47%) Internet
5 6 (1.10%) FTP
5 6 (1.10%) HTTP
5 6 (1.10%) HTTPS
5 6 (1.10%) LDAP
5 6 (1.10%) SSL
6 3 (0.55%) WebEx
7 2 (0.37%) GSM
7 2 (0.37%) LTE
7 2 (0.37%) SMS
7 2 (0.37%) UMTS
8 1 (0.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (10.13%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.58%) MySQL
3 5 (0.92%) Big Data
3 5 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.55%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.55%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.37%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 158 (29.10%) Selenium
2 76 (14.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 51 (9.39%) JIRA
4 47 (8.66%) Visual Studio
5 42 (7.73%) SoapUI
6 37 (6.81%) JMeter
6 37 (6.81%) WebDriver
7 33 (6.08%) HP UFT
8 27 (4.97%) Cucumber
9 21 (3.87%) LoadRunner
9 21 (3.87%) TestComplete
10 19 (3.50%) SpecFlow
11 16 (2.95%) Ranorex
12 14 (2.58%) Selenium IDE
13 12 (2.21%) Subversion
14 11 (2.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 10 (1.84%) Robot Framework
16 9 (1.66%) Eclipse
16 9 (1.66%) TestNG
17 8 (1.47%) Axure RP
General
1 189 (34.81%) Finance
2 31 (5.71%) Banking
2 31 (5.71%) Retail
3 18 (3.31%) Back Office
3 18 (3.31%) Marketing
4 8 (1.47%) Automotive
5 7 (1.29%) Financial Institution
5 7 (1.29%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.10%) Games
6 6 (1.10%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.37%) Publishing
8 1 (0.18%) Electronics
8 1 (0.18%) Front Office
8 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 310 (57.09%) Analyst
2 184 (33.89%) Test Analyst
3 121 (22.28%) Business Analyst
4 86 (15.84%) Tester
5 73 (13.44%) Software Analyst
6 61 (11.23%) Software Test Analyst
7 60 (11.05%) Test Engineer
8 50 (9.21%) Automation Test Analyst
9 48 (8.84%) Senior Analyst
10 44 (8.10%) Test Manager
11 40 (7.37%) Test Automation Engineer
12 36 (6.63%) Manual Test Analyst
13 34 (6.26%) Senior Test Analyst
14 33 (6.08%) Automation Tester
15 31 (5.71%) Test Leader
16 29 (5.34%) Senior Tester
17 28 (5.16%) QA Analyst
17 28 (5.16%) Software Tester
18 27 (4.97%) Software Test Engineer
19 23 (4.24%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (15.65%) .NET
2 38 (7.00%) HTML
3 33 (6.08%) XML
4 30 (5.52%) SOAP
5 18 (3.31%) REST
6 17 (3.13%) CSS
6 17 (3.13%) Gherkin
7 16 (2.95%) Web Services
8 10 (1.84%) Ajax
8 10 (1.84%) J2EE
9 9 (1.66%) ASP.NET
10 8 (1.47%) Flash
11 7 (1.29%) WSDL
11 7 (1.29%) XSLT
12 6 (1.10%) HTML5
12 6 (1.10%) Middleware
12 6 (1.10%) XML Schema
12 6 (1.10%) XSD
13 5 (0.92%) WebSphere MQ
13 5 (0.92%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 65 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (6.26%) Computer Science
3 18 (3.31%) Management Information System
3 18 (3.31%) Mobile App
4 16 (2.95%) Client/Server
5 11 (2.03%) Data Centre
5 11 (2.03%) Fintech
6 9 (1.66%) Mathematics
7 8 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (1.47%) Health Informatics
7 8 (1.47%) Informatics
8 6 (1.10%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.10%) DataPower
8 6 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.10%) Online Games
9 5 (0.92%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.55%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.55%) Smartcard
11 2 (0.37%) Replication
11 2 (0.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 80 (14.73%) Windows
2 19 (3.50%) Linux
3 15 (2.76%) Unix
4 7 (1.29%) Solaris
4 7 (1.29%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.10%) AIX
6 4 (0.74%) Android
6 4 (0.74%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.55%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (34.81%) Software Testing
3 143 (26.34%) Test Scripting
4 115 (21.18%) Scrum
5 113 (20.81%) SDLC
6 103 (18.97%) Business Analysis
7 101 (18.60%) Test Automation
8 93 (17.13%) Regression Testing
9 90 (16.57%) Automated Testing
10 80 (14.73%) User Acceptance Testing
11 73 (13.44%) Waterfall
12 66 (12.15%) Test Strategy
13 64 (11.79%) Performance Testing
14 63 (11.60%) Stakeholder Management
15 62 (11.42%) Automation Testing
16 55 (10.13%) BDD
16 55 (10.13%) Manual Testing
17 50 (9.21%) TDD
18 48 (8.84%) Functional Testing
19 45 (8.29%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 170 (31.31%) SQL
2 136 (25.05%) C#
3 71 (13.08%) Java
4 33 (6.08%) Python
5 30 (5.52%) JavaScript
6 17 (3.13%) C++
6 17 (3.13%) VB
7 15 (2.76%) PHP
8 14 (2.58%) Ruby
9 11 (2.03%) T-SQL
10 9 (1.66%) Bash Shell
10 9 (1.66%) Perl
10 9 (1.66%) VBScript
11 7 (1.29%) Groovy
12 6 (1.10%) Jython
12 6 (1.10%) XPath
13 2 (0.37%) Scala
14 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 307 (56.54%) ISTQB
2 124 (22.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 121 (22.28%) Degree
4 25 (4.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 16 (2.95%) ISEB Practitioner
6 12 (2.21%) IIBA
7 10 (1.84%) Security Cleared
8 8 (1.47%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.74%) APMP
9 4 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.55%) CBAP
10 3 (0.55%) HND
11 2 (0.37%) AAT
11 2 (0.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 1 (0.18%) CCNA
12 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.18%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (25.97%) QA
2 4 (0.74%) MiFID
3 2 (0.37%) GAMP
3 2 (0.37%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 39 (7.18%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.10%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.18%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.18%) Perfmon
3 1 (0.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 129 (23.76%) Microsoft
2 75 (13.81%) HP
3 23 (4.24%) IBM
4 19 (3.50%) Oracle
5 14 (2.58%) SAP
6 13 (2.39%) Atlassian
7 9 (1.66%) VMware
8 6 (1.10%) CA
8 6 (1.10%) TOWER Software
9 5 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.74%) AppDynamics
11 2 (0.37%) CA Agile Central
11 2 (0.37%) Cadence
11 2 (0.37%) Planview
11 2 (0.37%) SOASTA, Inc
11 2 (0.37%) T-Plan
12 1 (0.18%) Computacenter
12 1 (0.18%) Seapine
12 1 (0.18%) Telerik
Brighton, East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford
Opus Energy
Salary: £25000.0000 - £33000.0000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines
Centrica
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum Training + Career Progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 16 days ago
Milton Keynes, HC MK14 6FG
White Clarke Group
Salary: £25,000 - £44,000 per year plus Stakeholder pension scheme
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxford
Opus Energy
Salary: £32000.0000 - £40000.0000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
West Sussex
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago