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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 48 58 49
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 22 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.24% 0.74% 3.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.10% 1.95% 11.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 18
Average salary £42,500 £23,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.78% -56.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,850 £23,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £24,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +0.69%
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
156 154 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 30.06% 37.84% 30.82%
Number of salaries quoted 128 137 113
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 28 January 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Watford

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 31 (67.39%) Degree
2 24 (52.17%) Retail
3 21 (45.65%) System Testing
3 21 (45.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 20 (43.48%) Automated Testing
4 20 (43.48%) ISTQB
5 19 (41.30%) E-Commerce
5 19 (41.30%) HTML
5 19 (41.30%) Regression Testing
5 19 (41.30%) Finance
6 18 (39.13%) Java
6 18 (39.13%) SQL
6 18 (39.13%) XML
6 18 (39.13%) UNIX
7 16 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (28.26%) Flash
8 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
8 13 (28.26%) WebSphere
9 12 (26.09%) Business Analysis
9 12 (26.09%) Change Management
9 12 (26.09%) J2EE
9 12 (26.09%) DB2
9 12 (26.09%) QuickTest Pro
9 12 (26.09%) HP
9 12 (26.09%) DbVisualizer
10 11 (23.91%) IBM
10 11 (23.91%) LoadRunner
10 11 (23.91%) MQSeries
11 10 (21.74%) QA
12 9 (19.57%) Project Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 13 (28.26%) WebSphere
2 11 (23.91%) MQSeries
3 6 (13.04%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (2.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Project
2 3 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) LAN
1 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) DB2
1 12 (26.09%) DbVisualizer
2 6 (13.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) QuickTest Pro
2 11 (23.91%) LoadRunner
3 3 (6.52%) WebDriver
3 3 (6.52%) Selenium
4 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.35%) Subversion
5 1 (2.17%) JIRA
5 1 (2.17%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.17%) Zephyr
5 1 (2.17%) TestNG
5 1 (2.17%) JBehave
5 1 (2.17%) JUnit
General
1 24 (52.17%) Retail
2 19 (41.30%) Finance
3 5 (10.87%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Tester
2 16 (34.78%) Analyst
3 12 (26.09%) Business Analyst
4 10 (21.74%) Test Manager
5 8 (17.39%) Senior Tester
6 6 (13.04%) Project Analyst
6 6 (13.04%) Test Leader
7 3 (6.52%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) IT Business Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.17%) Change Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) QA Test Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) QA Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) Senior Manager
9 1 (2.17%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) Change Manager
9 1 (2.17%) Test Team Leader
9 1 (2.17%) Automation Team Leader
9 1 (2.17%) Automation Tester
9 1 (2.17%) Senior Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (41.30%) HTML
2 18 (39.13%) XML
3 13 (28.26%) Flash
4 12 (26.09%) J2EE
5 6 (13.04%) SOAP
5 6 (13.04%) REST
6 1 (2.17%) RESTful
6 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
3 8 (17.39%) Mobile App
4 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) UNIX
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) System Testing
2 20 (43.48%) Automated Testing
3 19 (41.30%) Regression Testing
3 19 (41.30%) E-Commerce
4 12 (26.09%) Business Analysis
4 12 (26.09%) Change Management
5 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2
5 9 (19.57%) Project Management
6 8 (17.39%) Integration Testing
6 8 (17.39%) Web Application Development
7 6 (13.04%) People Management
7 6 (13.04%) Content Management
8 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
8 4 (8.70%) BPR
8 4 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (8.70%) Workflow
9 3 (6.52%) Test Automation
10 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (4.35%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (39.13%) Java
1 18 (39.13%) SQL
2 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (67.39%) Degree
2 21 (45.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 20 (43.48%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) HP
2 11 (23.91%) IBM
3 6 (13.04%) Oracle
4 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix
5 1 (2.17%) hybris
Watford
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Salary: £37000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago