The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 66 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 6 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.00% 3.38% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.30% 15.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 0
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Qualifications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
261 77 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 43.50% 21.69% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 204 71 62
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISEB
Hertfordshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (55.56%) QA
1 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Retail
3 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 3 (33.33%) MS Office
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) UML
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium
4 2 (22.22%) GWT
4 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Derivative
5 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
5 1 (11.11%) Equities
5 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Software Tester
4 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Derivative
1 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
1 1 (11.11%) Equities
1 1 (11.11%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) UML
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
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