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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 147 155
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8  
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 27 69 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.83% 1.53% 1.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.92% 4.70% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 53 61
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 924 1467 1814
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 28.27% 32.59% 35.18%
Number of salaries quoted 713 1123 1222
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing ISEB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +26 13 £47,500 - 2
Wokingham - 3 £47,500 -
Maidenhead +9 2 - - 2
Newbury -5 2 £41,250 +3.12%
ISEB
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 31 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (58.70%) ISTQB
3 22 (47.83%) Selenium
4 18 (39.13%) Degree
5 17 (36.96%) Test Automation
6 14 (30.43%) Waterfall
7 12 (26.09%) Test Strategy
8 11 (23.91%) PRINCE2
9 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (21.74%) Business Analysis
9 10 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (21.74%) SDLC
10 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
10 9 (19.57%) Cucumber
11 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (17.39%) QA
11 8 (17.39%) Scrum
12 7 (15.22%) Finance
12 7 (15.22%) Regression Testing
12 7 (15.22%) Project Management
12 7 (15.22%) Python
12 7 (15.22%) Oracle
12 7 (15.22%) SAP
12 7 (15.22%) ITIL
12 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (15.22%) Test Scripting
12 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
12 7 (15.22%) Functional Testing
13 6 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
13 6 (13.04%) WebDriver

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 5 (10.87%) IIS
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (10.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
1 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.52%) MySQL
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (47.83%) Selenium
2 9 (19.57%) Cucumber
2 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
3 6 (13.04%) WebDriver
4 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.87%) Hudson
4 5 (10.87%) JMeter
4 5 (10.87%) Selenium IDE
4 5 (10.87%) Subversion
5 4 (8.70%) JIRA
5 4 (8.70%) Mockito
5 4 (8.70%) Rational Rose
5 4 (8.70%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.35%) JUnit
6 2 (4.35%) Mercurial
6 2 (4.35%) TestNG
7 1 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Electronics
2 5 (10.87%) Manufacturing
2 5 (10.87%) Marketing
2 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Business Analyst
3 10 (21.74%) Test Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) Test Manager
4 8 (17.39%) Test Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Agile Business Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Architect
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Test Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Automation Tester
6 4 (8.70%) Environment Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Test Environment Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Tester
7 3 (6.52%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Selenium Tester
7 3 (6.52%) Software Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) HTML
1 5 (10.87%) Web Services
2 4 (8.70%) JSON
2 4 (8.70%) Middleware
2 4 (8.70%) XML
3 3 (6.52%) HTML5
4 2 (4.35%) .NET
4 2 (4.35%) CSS
4 2 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Virtual Team
3 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Android
2 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.52%) Windows Phone
3 2 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.96%) Test Automation
3 14 (30.43%) Waterfall
4 12 (26.09%) Test Strategy
5 11 (23.91%) PRINCE2
6 10 (21.74%) Business Analysis
6 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (21.74%) SDLC
7 8 (17.39%) Scrum
8 7 (15.22%) Functional Testing
8 7 (15.22%) ITIL
8 7 (15.22%) Project Management
8 7 (15.22%) Regression Testing
8 7 (15.22%) Test Scripting
8 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (13.04%) Open Source
9 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
10 5 (10.87%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) Python
2 6 (13.04%) Bash Shell
2 6 (13.04%) Perl
3 5 (10.87%) Java
3 5 (10.87%) SQL
4 4 (8.70%) Apple Swift
4 4 (8.70%) C
4 4 (8.70%) C++
4 4 (8.70%) Objective-C
5 2 (4.35%) C#
5 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (58.70%) ISTQB
2 18 (39.13%) Degree
3 10 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
5 5 (10.87%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (10.87%) ISEB Practitioner
6 4 (8.70%) PMI Certification
6 4 (8.70%) PMP
6 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.17%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.17%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.17%) PMO
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Oracle
1 7 (15.22%) SAP
2 6 (13.04%) HP
3 4 (8.70%) Green Hat
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.35%) SOASTA, Inc
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago