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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 68 56 62
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.94% 1.36% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.69% 4.39% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +1.40%
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
186 114 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 35.09% 30.98% 21.80%
Number of salaries quoted 132 93 57
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Watford

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) Retail
2 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
2 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) UML
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
3 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 3 (27.27%) EPoS
3 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Test Management
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
4 2 (18.18%) SAP FI

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Project
3 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
General
1 5 (45.45%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Business Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Test Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Project Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) EPoS
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
1 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) UML
2 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
3 2 (18.18%) Test Management
3 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) BPR
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
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