Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 96 122
Rank change year-on-year -38 +26 -42
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 34 76 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.23% 2.62% 2.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.68% 9.90% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 18 83 107
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.33% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £30,475 £26,350 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £61,250 £53,750
South East median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% -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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 599 768 1,121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.70% 26.51% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 456 625 820
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £66,250 £65,000
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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -15 28 £46,500 +43.08% 1
Marlow - 2 £43,000 -
ISEB
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (55.88%) Test Automation
3 18 (52.94%) ISTQB
4 15 (44.12%) Finance
4 15 (44.12%) Selenium
5 13 (38.24%) JIRA
6 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (29.41%) BDD
7 10 (29.41%) Java
7 10 (29.41%) SQL
8 8 (23.53%) HTML
8 8 (23.53%) Business Analysis
8 8 (23.53%) Automotive
8 8 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (23.53%) Test Management
8 8 (23.53%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (23.53%) SDLC
9 7 (20.59%) Functional Testing
9 7 (20.59%) XML
9 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
10 6 (17.65%) XML Messaging
10 6 (17.65%) Software Testing
10 6 (17.65%) Cucumber
10 6 (17.65%) SoapUI
10 6 (17.65%) WebDriver
10 6 (17.65%) Test Scripting
10 6 (17.65%) Time Management
11 5 (14.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (14.71%) Banking
11 5 (14.71%) Oracle

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:

Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Selenium
2 13 (38.24%) JIRA
3 6 (17.65%) Cucumber
3 6 (17.65%) SoapUI
3 6 (17.65%) WebDriver
4 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
5 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
5 3 (8.82%) HP UFT
5 3 (8.82%) LoadRunner
5 3 (8.82%) Maven
5 3 (8.82%) Protractor
5 3 (8.82%) Subversion
6 2 (5.88%) TestNG
7 1 (2.94%) JMeter
7 1 (2.94%) JUnit
7 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.94%) WinRunner
General
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 8 (23.53%) Automotive
3 5 (14.71%) Banking
4 3 (8.82%) Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Business Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Test Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Digital Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Digital Business Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Test Leader
5 6 (17.65%) Tester
6 5 (14.71%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Automation Test Lead
7 3 (8.82%) Automation Tester
7 3 (8.82%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Financial Business Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Head of Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Financial Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Service Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Technical Tester
7 3 (8.82%) Test Manager
7 3 (8.82%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) HTML
2 7 (20.59%) XML
3 6 (17.65%) XML Messaging
4 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.88%) CSS
5 2 (5.88%) XHTML
6 1 (2.94%) RESTful
6 1 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
1 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (55.88%) Test Automation
3 10 (29.41%) BDD
4 8 (23.53%) Business Analysis
4 8 (23.53%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (23.53%) SDLC
4 8 (23.53%) Test Management
4 8 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
5 7 (20.59%) Functional Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Software Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Test Scripting
6 6 (17.65%) Time Management
7 4 (11.76%) Defect Management
7 4 (11.76%) Scrum
7 4 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (11.76%) User Stories
8 3 (8.82%) Acceptance Criteria
8 3 (8.82%) Stress Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) Java
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) Python
3 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) ISTQB
2 5 (14.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (8.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) White Clarke
3 1 (2.94%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) hybris