The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 49 48 57
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 7 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 1.97% 4.00% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.90% 9.38% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 3
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
ISEB
Surrey

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

Qualifications Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
143 160 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 40.17% 42.67% 41.57%
Number of salaries quoted 139 155 147
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £54,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

ISEB
Salary Trend in Woking

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Woking

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Woking region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Woking

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 27 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (61.11%) ISTQB
3 21 (58.33%) Software Testing
4 20 (55.56%) Automated Testing
5 17 (47.22%) TDD
5 17 (47.22%) Test Scripting
6 15 (41.67%) Manual Testing
7 14 (38.89%) Scrum
8 11 (30.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (25.00%) Degree
9 9 (25.00%) ITSM
9 9 (25.00%) Service Management
9 9 (25.00%) .NET
9 9 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
9 9 (25.00%) System Testing
9 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 9 (25.00%) BDD
9 9 (25.00%) ATDD
10 8 (22.22%) User Stories
10 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (22.22%) Performance Testing
11 7 (19.44%) Windows
11 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
12 6 (16.67%) VMware
12 6 (16.67%) UML
12 6 (16.67%) IIS
12 6 (16.67%) WCF
12 6 (16.67%) QA
12 6 (16.67%) Black-Box Testing
12 6 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 6 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.56%) Moq
2 2 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Analyst
2 11 (30.56%) Tester
2 11 (30.56%) Test Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Web Tester
4 7 (19.44%) Test Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Junior
5 6 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
5 6 (16.67%) Junior Test Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Graduate
6 3 (8.33%) Service Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Test Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Test Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Software Test Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) .NET
2 6 (16.67%) WCF
3 2 (5.56%) Qt
3 2 (5.56%) LINQ
3 2 (5.56%) WPF
3 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (58.33%) Software Testing
3 20 (55.56%) Automated Testing
4 17 (47.22%) TDD
4 17 (47.22%) Test Scripting
5 15 (41.67%) Manual Testing
6 14 (38.89%) Scrum
7 11 (30.56%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (25.00%) ITSM
8 9 (25.00%) Service Management
8 9 (25.00%) System Testing
8 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 9 (25.00%) BDD
8 9 (25.00%) ATDD
9 8 (22.22%) User Stories
9 8 (22.22%) Performance Testing
10 6 (16.67%) UML
10 6 (16.67%) Black-Box Testing
10 6 (16.67%) Test Planning
11 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) C#
2 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (61.11%) ISTQB
2 9 (25.00%) Degree
3 6 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.33%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) QA
2 3 (8.33%) SLA
3 2 (5.56%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) VMware