Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 96 107
Rank change year-on-year +39 +11 -17
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 34 23 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.10% 1.45% 1.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.66% 6.87% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 51
Bedfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% - -13.33%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £56,375 £56,250 £44,750
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -18.60% +7.50%

ISEB is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 319 335 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 29.11% 21.11% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 248 289 547
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,850 £67,500 £62,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% - +1.18%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing ISEB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Bedfordshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for ISEB in Bedfordshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Bedfordshire

ISEB
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +26 18 £49,000 -28.73%
Dunstable -8 15 £40,000 +33.33%
Bedford +8 1 £52,500 +61.54%
ISEB
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 27 (79.41%) Business Analysis
2 23 (67.65%) SDLC
3 21 (61.76%) Finance
4 17 (50.00%) Project Management
4 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (44.12%) SQL
5 15 (44.12%) MS Visio
5 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
5 15 (44.12%) Translating Business Requirements
6 13 (38.24%) Marketing
7 12 (35.29%) Retail
7 12 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (29.41%) E-Commerce
10 9 (26.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (26.47%) UML
10 9 (26.47%) Waterfall
10 9 (26.47%) Use Case
11 8 (23.53%) DSDM
11 8 (23.53%) Prototyping
11 8 (23.53%) Business Process Modelling
12 7 (20.59%) People Management
12 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (20.59%) Test Planning
12 7 (20.59%) Test Strategy
12 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (17.65%) Degree
13 6 (17.65%) Software Testing
13 6 (17.65%) ETL

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.76%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (44.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Adobe Campaign
1 3 (8.82%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Bugzilla
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) JMeter
1 1 (2.94%) Selenium
1 1 (2.94%) Testopia
General
1 21 (61.76%) Finance
2 13 (38.24%) Marketing
3 12 (35.29%) Retail
4 5 (14.71%) Banking
4 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (79.41%) Analyst
1 27 (79.41%) Business Analyst
2 11 (32.35%) Business IT Analyst
2 11 (32.35%) IT Analyst
2 11 (32.35%) IT Business Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Lead Business Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Test Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) SAP Business Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Automation Test Lead
7 1 (2.94%) Software Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Test Automation Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.94%) UAT Manager
7 1 (2.94%) UAT Test Lead
7 1 (2.94%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (26.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) Business Analysis
2 23 (67.65%) SDLC
3 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (50.00%) Project Management
4 15 (44.12%) Translating Business Requirements
5 12 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (29.41%) E-Commerce
7 9 (26.47%) UML
7 9 (26.47%) Use Case
7 9 (26.47%) Waterfall
8 8 (23.53%) Business Process Modelling
8 8 (23.53%) DSDM
8 8 (23.53%) Prototyping
9 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (20.59%) People Management
9 7 (20.59%) Test Planning
9 7 (20.59%) Test Strategy
9 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (17.65%) Process Improvement
10 6 (17.65%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) GMP
2 2 (5.88%) QA
3 1 (2.94%) PMO
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) CA
2 3 (8.82%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) CA Agile Central