Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 231 183
Rank change year-on-year +42 -48 +32
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 71 26 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.12% 0.42% 1.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.27% 1.48% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 60 25 102
Berkshire median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,600 £38,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -

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 Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,661 1,756 2,789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 26.14% 28.66% 32.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,231 1,378 2,091
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +10.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £78,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Berkshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for ISEB in Berkshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Berkshire

ISEB
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. 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
Newbury +19 19 £40,000 -8.57%
Reading +10 14 £50,000 +12.36% 3
Slough - 14 £56,500 - 1
Bracknell - 8 £55,000 -
Wokingham +4 6 £30,000 +3.45%
Maidenhead -40 3 £52,500 +10.53%
Windsor - 3 £45,000 -
ISEB
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 40 (56.34%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (47.89%) SDLC
3 32 (45.07%) Software Testing
3 32 (45.07%) Test Automation
4 30 (42.25%) ISTQB
4 30 (42.25%) Finance
4 30 (42.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (30.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 21 (29.58%) Cucumber
6 21 (29.58%) BDD
7 20 (28.17%) Selenium
8 19 (26.76%) Business Analysis
8 19 (26.76%) Scrum
9 18 (25.35%) Waterfall
10 15 (21.13%) User Acceptance Testing
10 15 (21.13%) Project Management
10 15 (21.13%) ITIL
11 14 (19.72%) Change Management
12 13 (18.31%) Atlassian
13 12 (16.90%) Process Improvement
13 12 (16.90%) Telecoms
13 12 (16.90%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (16.90%) Deployment Automation
14 11 (15.49%) Business Process Modelling
14 11 (15.49%) Problem-Solving
14 11 (15.49%) User Stories
14 11 (15.49%) Advertising
14 11 (15.49%) UML
14 11 (15.49%) BPMN
14 11 (15.49%) FMCG

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.23%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Office 365
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (29.58%) Cucumber
2 20 (28.17%) Selenium
3 11 (15.49%) JIRA
4 6 (8.45%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.23%) Ant
5 3 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.23%) TestRail
6 1 (1.41%) Appium
6 1 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 30 (42.25%) Finance
2 12 (16.90%) Telecoms
3 11 (15.49%) Advertising
3 11 (15.49%) Retail
4 5 (7.04%) Law
5 4 (5.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Analyst
2 21 (29.58%) Business Analyst
3 15 (21.13%) Tester
4 14 (19.72%) Test Engineer
5 13 (18.31%) Senior Analyst
5 13 (18.31%) Senior Business Analyst
6 11 (15.49%) Lead Business Analyst
6 11 (15.49%) Software Tester
7 9 (12.68%) Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) QA Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Software Test Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Transition Manager
9 4 (5.63%) Author
9 4 (5.63%) Automation Tester
10 3 (4.23%) Business IT Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) IT Business Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) Manual Tester
10 3 (4.23%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Test Manager
10 3 (4.23%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) Gherkin
2 2 (2.82%) .NET
3 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) FMCG
2 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.86%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.63%) Life Science
5 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.82%) PMI
6 1 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) Windows
2 7 (9.86%) Linux
3 6 (8.45%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.82%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (56.34%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (47.89%) SDLC
3 32 (45.07%) Software Testing
3 32 (45.07%) Test Automation
4 30 (42.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (29.58%) BDD
6 19 (26.76%) Business Analysis
6 19 (26.76%) Scrum
7 18 (25.35%) Waterfall
8 15 (21.13%) ITIL
8 15 (21.13%) Project Management
8 15 (21.13%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (19.72%) Change Management
10 12 (16.90%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (16.90%) Deployment Automation
10 12 (16.90%) Process Improvement
11 11 (15.49%) BPMN
11 11 (15.49%) Business Process Modelling
11 11 (15.49%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (15.49%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.63%) Java
2 3 (4.23%) SQL
3 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (42.25%) ISTQB
2 22 (30.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (8.45%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.82%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.41%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.08%) QA
2 4 (5.63%) GAMP
2 4 (5.63%) GDPR
2 4 (5.63%) GMP
3 2 (2.82%) SLA
4 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.41%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (18.31%) Atlassian
2 6 (8.45%) VMware
3 4 (5.63%) Microsoft