Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 140 92
Rank change year-on-year +19 -48 +23
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 32 35 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.32% 1.22% 2.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.91% 5.52% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 32 23 97
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +26.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £24,475 £32,800 £28,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £71,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 541 634 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.37% 22.17% 27.81%
Number of salaries quoted 417 495 684
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +1.86%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Buckinghamshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for ISEB in Buckinghamshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Buckinghamshire

ISEB
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 14 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
Milton Keynes +5 25 £60,000 +14.29% 3
High Wycombe - 3 £37,500 - 1
Amersham - 2 £45,000 -
Newport Pagnell - 2 £32,000 -
ISEB
South East

For the 6 months to 14 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (56.25%) Test Automation
3 14 (43.75%) Finance
3 14 (43.75%) Software Testing
4 12 (37.50%) Test Management
4 12 (37.50%) Test Strategy
5 11 (34.38%) JIRA
5 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
6 10 (31.25%) Selenium
6 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 9 (28.13%) SQL
7 9 (28.13%) DevOps
8 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (25.00%) Java
9 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
9 7 (21.88%) Scrum
9 7 (21.88%) Regression Testing
9 7 (21.88%) Manual Testing
9 7 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (18.75%) SDLC
10 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
10 6 (18.75%) Android
10 6 (18.75%) Oracle
11 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (15.63%) Retail
11 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (15.63%) Defect Management
11 5 (15.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (15.63%) Line Management
11 5 (15.63%) User Stories

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (6.25%) Confluence
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.25%) DB2
3 2 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) JIRA
2 10 (31.25%) Selenium
3 4 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 4 (12.50%) Zephyr
4 3 (9.38%) HP UFT
4 3 (9.38%) LoadRunner
5 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.13%) ClearCase
6 1 (3.13%) ClearQuest
6 1 (3.13%) Hudson
6 1 (3.13%) Mercurial
6 1 (3.13%) TestRail
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Law
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Analyst
2 14 (43.75%) Test Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Software Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Software Test Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Test Manager
5 5 (15.63%) Software Manager
5 5 (15.63%) Software Test Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) QA Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Service Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery Manager
7 1 (3.13%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Test Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Gherkin
2 3 (9.38%) .NET
3 2 (6.25%) Java EE
3 2 (6.25%) JSON
3 2 (6.25%) Pyramid
3 2 (6.25%) REST
3 2 (6.25%) SOAP
3 2 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (3.13%) CSS
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Android
2 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (56.25%) Test Automation
3 14 (43.75%) Software Testing
4 12 (37.50%) Test Management
4 12 (37.50%) Test Strategy
5 9 (28.13%) DevOps
6 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
6 7 (21.88%) Manual Testing
6 7 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (21.88%) Regression Testing
6 7 (21.88%) Scrum
7 6 (18.75%) SDLC
8 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (15.63%) Defect Management
8 5 (15.63%) Line Management
8 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (15.63%) User Stories
9 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (12.50%) Integration Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 8 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (9.38%) C++
4 2 (6.25%) Bourne shell
4 2 (6.25%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) Delphi
4 2 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) C
5 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
2 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (9.38%) APMP
6 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) GDPR
2 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.13%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Unisys