Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 217 209
Rank change year-on-year +20 -8 +40
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 57 41 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.94% 0.64% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.51% 2.22% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 51 33 80
Berkshire median annual salary £56,500 £43,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.40% -9.47% -5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,500 £37,950
90th Percentile £61,250 £48,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +26.67% -8.54% +9.33%

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 1,622 1,847 2,682
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 26.79% 28.67% 31.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,121 1,428 1,975
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £78,750
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - -

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 11 December 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 11 December 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
Slough +11 24 £56,500 +25.56% 1
Bracknell -6 11 £55,000 -
Reading +6 10 £50,000 +17.65% 3
Newbury +17 8 £56,500 +25.56%
Wokingham +15 2 £32,500 +12.07% 1
Maidenhead -36 1 £52,500 +16.67%
ISEB
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 38 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (59.65%) Finance
3 33 (57.89%) SDLC
4 32 (56.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (45.61%) Business Analysis
5 26 (45.61%) Waterfall
6 25 (43.86%) User Acceptance Testing
7 23 (40.35%) Scrum
7 23 (40.35%) Project Management
8 22 (38.60%) Change Management
8 22 (38.60%) Telecoms
9 21 (36.84%) Retail
9 21 (36.84%) Advertising
9 21 (36.84%) UML
9 21 (36.84%) Use Case
9 21 (36.84%) BPMN
9 21 (36.84%) FMCG
9 21 (36.84%) User Stories
9 21 (36.84%) Business Process Modelling
9 21 (36.84%) Workshop Facilitation
10 16 (28.07%) ITIL
10 16 (28.07%) ISTQB
11 14 (24.56%) Software Testing
12 13 (22.81%) Test Automation
13 10 (17.54%) Data Protection
13 10 (17.54%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (17.54%) GDPR
13 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (15.79%) Selenium
15 8 (14.04%) ISEB Practitioner

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 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Selenium
2 6 (10.53%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.51%) JIRA
5 1 (1.75%) Appium
5 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.75%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (59.65%) Finance
2 22 (38.60%) Telecoms
3 21 (36.84%) Advertising
3 21 (36.84%) Retail
4 7 (12.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (54.39%) Analyst
2 28 (49.12%) Business Analyst
3 23 (40.35%) Senior Analyst
3 23 (40.35%) Senior Business Analyst
4 21 (36.84%) Lead Business Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Transition Manager
6 5 (8.77%) Test Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Business IT Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (5.26%) IT Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) IT Business Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Service Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Services Delivery Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Test Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Tester
9 2 (3.51%) Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.84%) FMCG
2 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.28%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (57.89%) SDLC
3 32 (56.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (45.61%) Business Analysis
4 26 (45.61%) Waterfall
5 25 (43.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 23 (40.35%) Project Management
6 23 (40.35%) Scrum
7 22 (38.60%) Change Management
8 21 (36.84%) BPMN
8 21 (36.84%) Business Process Modelling
8 21 (36.84%) UML
8 21 (36.84%) Use Case
8 21 (36.84%) User Stories
8 21 (36.84%) Workshop Facilitation
9 16 (28.07%) ITIL
10 14 (24.56%) Software Testing
11 13 (22.81%) Test Automation
12 10 (17.54%) Data Protection
12 10 (17.54%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) C
2 1 (1.75%) C#
2 1 (1.75%) Java
2 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (28.07%) ISTQB
2 8 (14.04%) ISEB Practitioner
2 8 (14.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (12.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.75%) APMG
4 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) GDPR
2 6 (10.53%) QA
3 3 (5.26%) SLA
4 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.75%) PMO
Vendors
1 6 (10.53%) Atlassian
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft