The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 47 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 28 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.44% 1.06% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.84% 3.03% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 1
Average salary £43,750 £24,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.29% -46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
ISEB
Hertfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
218 132 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 34.55% 35.01% 29.10%
Number of salaries quoted 179 116 82
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

ISEB
Salary Trend in Watford

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Watford

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Watford region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Watford

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 22 (64.71%) Degree
2 19 (55.88%) Finance
3 16 (47.06%) ISTQB
4 12 (35.29%) Automated Testing
4 12 (35.29%) Business Analysis
4 12 (35.29%) Change Management
4 12 (35.29%) Retail
5 11 (32.35%) Regression Testing
5 11 (32.35%) QA
6 10 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (26.47%) Computer Science
8 8 (23.53%) Project Management
8 8 (23.53%) SQL
8 8 (23.53%) HTML
8 8 (23.53%) Java
8 8 (23.53%) XML
8 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2
8 8 (23.53%) UNIX
8 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
8 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (23.53%) Web Application Development
8 8 (23.53%) Mobile App
8 8 (23.53%) System Testing
9 6 (17.65%) MS Project
9 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
10 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
11 4 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
11 4 (11.76%) Workflow
11 4 (11.76%) Content Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
1 4 (11.76%) Adobe CQ
2 3 (8.82%) MQSeries
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Project
2 3 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) LAN
1 2 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) MySQL
1 4 (11.76%) DB2
1 4 (11.76%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (8.82%) LoadRunner
2 2 (5.88%) Selenium
2 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 12 (35.29%) Retail
3 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Analyst
2 13 (38.24%) Tester
3 12 (35.29%) Business Analyst
4 8 (23.53%) Senior Tester
5 6 (17.65%) Project Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Test Manager
6 4 (11.76%) Test Leader
7 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) IT Business Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Automation Tester
9 1 (2.94%) Software Tester
9 1 (2.94%) QA Test Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) HTML
1 8 (23.53%) XML
2 4 (11.76%) Flash
2 4 (11.76%) J2EE
2 4 (11.76%) SOAP
2 4 (11.76%) REST
3 1 (2.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Computer Science
2 8 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) UNIX
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
2 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Change Management
1 12 (35.29%) Automated Testing
1 12 (35.29%) Business Analysis
2 11 (32.35%) Regression Testing
3 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2
3 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
3 8 (23.53%) System Testing
3 8 (23.53%) Web Application Development
3 8 (23.53%) Project Management
4 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
5 4 (11.76%) BPR
5 4 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) Workflow
5 4 (11.76%) People Management
5 4 (11.76%) Content Management
6 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.88%) Line Management
6 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) Java
1 8 (23.53%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (64.71%) Degree
2 16 (47.06%) ISTQB
3 10 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 4 (11.76%) HP
2 3 (8.82%) IBM
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix
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