The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 101 121 120
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 129 92 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 2.60% 1.91% 2.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.90% 5.74% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 110 80 96
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +0.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -
ISEB
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1633 1604 2039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 32.95% 33.22% 37.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1427 1288 1730
Average salary £43,250 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

ISEB
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Surrey region.

ISEB Salary Trend in Surrey

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Surrey

ISEB
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Guildford +18 21 £30,000 -30.63% 2
Woking -6 13 £40,500 +24.61% 1
Leatherhead - 11 £87,500 -
Staines - 9 £40,000 -
Redhill -9 7 £43,500 +58.18%
Cobham -2 6 £58,500 +80.00%
Weybridge - 5 £40,000 - 1
Egham -2 2 £32,500 -7.14%
Reigate -33 1 £42,500 -22.72%
Dorking - 1 £30,000 -
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

1 110 (43.48%) Degree
2 95 (37.55%) ISTQB
3 91 (35.97%) Software Testing
4 89 (35.18%) SQL
5 85 (33.60%) Test Scripting
6 83 (32.81%) Finance
7 78 (30.83%) QuickTest Pro
8 74 (29.25%) Microsoft
8 74 (29.25%) Agile Software Development
9 66 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 59 (23.32%) Scrum
10 59 (23.32%) Oracle
11 55 (21.74%) Selenium
11 55 (21.74%) Waterfall
12 50 (19.76%) QA
12 50 (19.76%) Test Management
13 47 (18.58%) Test Automation
14 45 (17.79%) Manual Testing
15 44 (17.39%) Automated Testing
16 43 (17.00%) Life Science
17 42 (16.60%) Web Services
18 40 (15.81%) Mathematics
19 39 (15.42%) Windows
19 39 (15.42%) HP Quality Center
20 38 (15.02%) User Acceptance Testing
21 34 (13.44%) MySQL
22 33 (13.04%) Business Analysis
23 31 (12.25%) Java
24 30 (11.86%) PL/SQL
24 30 (11.86%) Chemistry

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 (4.74%) IIS
1 12 (4.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.40%) SAS
2 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.40%) CMS
2 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (6.72%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.77%) MS Project
2 7 (2.77%) MS Office
3 6 (2.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.40%) Maximo
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.37%) Firewall
2 4 (1.58%) Network Security
2 4 (1.58%) Internet
3 2 (0.79%) DMZ
3 2 (0.79%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (13.44%) MySQL
2 21 (8.30%) Relational Database
3 19 (7.51%) SQL Server
4 12 (4.74%) Oracle Database
5 7 (2.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (1.98%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.58%) Apache Accumulo
8 3 (1.19%) Big Data
9 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 78 (30.83%) QuickTest Pro
2 55 (21.74%) Selenium
3 30 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (10.28%) JMeter
5 15 (5.93%) JIRA
5 15 (5.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (5.14%) TestComplete
6 13 (5.14%) Ant
7 12 (4.74%) LoadRunner
7 12 (4.74%) Cucumber
8 11 (4.35%) SpecFlow
8 11 (4.35%) Subversion
9 10 (3.95%) FitNesse
10 9 (3.56%) SilkTest
10 9 (3.56%) Visual Studio
10 9 (3.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 9 (3.56%) ClearCase
11 7 (2.77%) Toad
12 5 (1.98%) WebDriver
13 4 (1.58%) MSTest
General
1 83 (32.81%) Finance
2 16 (6.32%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (3.16%) Front Office
3 8 (3.16%) Back Office
4 7 (2.77%) Banking
5 5 (1.98%) Retail
6 2 (0.79%) Billing
7 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.40%) Military
Job Titles
1 136 (53.75%) Analyst
2 70 (27.67%) Tester
3 61 (24.11%) Test Analyst
4 55 (21.74%) Business Analyst
5 41 (16.21%) Software Tester
6 31 (12.25%) Senior Analyst
7 30 (11.86%) Test Engineer
8 25 (9.88%) QA Analyst
9 20 (7.91%) Senior Business Analyst
10 18 (7.11%) Senior Tester
11 15 (5.93%) Software Test Engineer
11 15 (5.93%) Software Engineer
12 12 (4.74%) QA Test Analyst
12 12 (4.74%) Senior Software Tester
13 11 (4.35%) Agile Business Analyst
13 11 (4.35%) Web Tester
13 11 (4.35%) Senior Manager
14 9 (3.56%) Consultant
14 9 (3.56%) Senior QA Analyst
15 8 (3.16%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (16.60%) Web Services
2 28 (11.07%) .NET
3 16 (6.32%) J2EE
4 14 (5.53%) SOAP
5 12 (4.74%) WCF
6 11 (4.35%) XML
7 10 (3.95%) XSD
7 10 (3.95%) WSDL
8 9 (3.56%) ODBC
9 2 (0.79%) Swing
9 2 (0.79%) Middleware
9 2 (0.79%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.79%) WPF
9 2 (0.79%) LINQ
9 2 (0.79%) Qt
10 1 (0.40%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (17.00%) Life Science
2 40 (15.81%) Mathematics
3 30 (11.86%) Chemistry
4 27 (10.67%) Computer Science
5 21 (8.30%) Biology
6 13 (5.14%) Visualisation
7 10 (3.95%) Open Source
7 10 (3.95%) Statistics
7 10 (3.95%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.37%) CCTV
9 5 (1.98%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.19%) SWIFT
10 3 (1.19%) PMI
10 3 (1.19%) Physics
11 2 (0.79%) Biotechnology
12 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.40%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 39 (15.42%) Windows
2 27 (10.67%) Linux
3 20 (7.91%) UNIX
4 16 (6.32%) Solaris
5 15 (5.93%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.40%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (35.97%) Software Testing
2 85 (33.60%) Test Scripting
3 74 (29.25%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (23.32%) Scrum
5 55 (21.74%) Waterfall
6 50 (19.76%) Test Management
7 47 (18.58%) Test Automation
8 45 (17.79%) Manual Testing
9 44 (17.39%) Automated Testing
10 38 (15.02%) User Acceptance Testing
11 33 (13.04%) Business Analysis
12 29 (11.46%) V-Model
13 28 (11.07%) Performance Testing
13 28 (11.07%) UML
14 25 (9.88%) TDD
15 23 (9.09%) Project Management
16 22 (8.70%) PRINCE2
17 20 (7.91%) Software Engineering
18 19 (7.51%) Regression Testing
19 17 (6.72%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 89 (35.18%) SQL
2 31 (12.25%) Java
3 30 (11.86%) PL/SQL
4 14 (5.53%) Shell Script
5 12 (4.74%) Python
6 9 (3.56%) C#
7 3 (1.19%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.79%) Perl
9 1 (0.40%) VB
9 1 (0.40%) C++
9 1 (0.40%) Delphi
9 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 110 (43.48%) Degree
2 95 (37.55%) ISTQB
3 66 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 24 (9.49%) PhD
5 8 (3.16%) PMI Certification
6 7 (2.77%) Security Cleared
7 6 (2.37%) SC Cleared
7 6 (2.37%) CISSP
8 5 (1.98%) PMP
9 4 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.58%) APMP
9 4 (1.58%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.19%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.79%) CEH
11 2 (0.79%) SSCP
11 2 (0.79%) CISM
11 2 (0.79%) GIAC
11 2 (0.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (19.76%) QA
2 3 (1.19%) ISO 9000
2 3 (1.19%) SLA
3 2 (0.79%) GLP
3 2 (0.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (3.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 39 (15.42%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.79%) Nessus
Vendors
1 74 (29.25%) Microsoft
2 59 (23.32%) Oracle
3 26 (10.28%) HP
4 16 (6.32%) VMware
5 8 (3.16%) SunGard
6 6 (2.37%) Qualys
7 3 (1.19%) JBoss
8 2 (0.79%) Cognos
8 2 (0.79%) Adobe
8 2 (0.79%) Tufin
8 2 (0.79%) AlgoSec
8 2 (0.79%) Telerik
9 1 (0.40%) Capita
9 1 (0.40%) Teradata
9 1 (0.40%) Citrix
9 1 (0.40%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.40%) Charles River
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum + 10% On target Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Surrey
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ID Business Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Weybridge
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
South East, Surrey, Crawley, Epsom, Sussex,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £45,000 + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 17 days ago
South East, Surrey, Crawley, Epsom, Sussex,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £30,000 + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 21 days ago