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 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 88 88
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 22 32 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.55% 1.91% 2.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.32% 6.37% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 30
Median salary £50,000 £38,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.03% -13.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,300 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -5.06%  

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 Buckinghamshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 348 502 709
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 24.52% 29.92% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 260 371 479
Median salary £37,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.79% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 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 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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 3 months to 29 April 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
Milton Keynes +8 19 £47,500 +31.94% 1
High Wycombe +8 3 £50,000 -4.76%
ISEB
South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 25 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 22 (44.00%) Software Testing
3 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (36.00%) Test Automation
5 17 (34.00%) Performance Testing
5 17 (34.00%) Finance
6 15 (30.00%) Selenium
7 13 (26.00%) SQL
8 12 (24.00%) Automated Testing
9 11 (22.00%) Java
9 11 (22.00%) Business Analysis
10 10 (20.00%) JMeter
11 9 (18.00%) PRINCE2
11 9 (18.00%) Project Management
11 9 (18.00%) QA
11 9 (18.00%) Automation Testing
11 9 (18.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (16.00%) BDD
12 8 (16.00%) Non-Functional Testing
12 8 (16.00%) Windows
12 8 (16.00%) ITIL
13 7 (14.00%) XML
13 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
13 7 (14.00%) Penetration Testing
13 7 (14.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (14.00%) WebDriver
14 6 (12.00%) APMP
14 6 (12.00%) Test Scripting
14 6 (12.00%) Degree

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 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (2.00%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 15 (30.00%) Selenium
2 10 (20.00%) JMeter
3 7 (14.00%) WebDriver
4 6 (12.00%) LoadRunner
5 5 (10.00%) JIRA
5 5 (10.00%) Protractor
6 4 (8.00%) Eclipse
6 4 (8.00%) HP UFT
6 4 (8.00%) VisualVM
7 3 (6.00%) JBehave
8 2 (4.00%) Axure RP
8 2 (4.00%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (34.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Automotive
3 4 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Front Office
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) Analyst
2 13 (26.00%) Tester
3 12 (24.00%) Test Analyst
4 9 (18.00%) Senior Tester
5 8 (16.00%) Business Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Test Manager
7 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
8 4 (8.00%) IT Manager
8 4 (8.00%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (8.00%) Penetration Tester
8 4 (8.00%) Performance Tester
8 4 (8.00%) QA Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
8 4 (8.00%) Senior Performance Tester
9 3 (6.00%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) Business Requirements Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) Requirements Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Technical Tester
9 3 (6.00%) Software Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) XML
2 6 (12.00%) HTML
3 5 (10.00%) XML Messaging
4 4 (8.00%) J2EE
5 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.00%) Behat
6 1 (2.00%) Gherkin
6 1 (2.00%) SOAP
6 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.00%) Smartcard
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Software Testing
2 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (36.00%) Test Automation
4 17 (34.00%) Performance Testing
5 12 (24.00%) Automated Testing
6 11 (22.00%) Business Analysis
7 9 (18.00%) Automation Testing
7 9 (18.00%) PRINCE2
7 9 (18.00%) Project Management
8 8 (16.00%) BDD
8 8 (16.00%) ITIL
8 8 (16.00%) Non-Functional Testing
9 7 (14.00%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (12.00%) Test Scripting
11 5 (10.00%) Manual Testing
11 5 (10.00%) Scrum
11 5 (10.00%) SDLC
11 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
12 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (8.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) SQL
2 11 (22.00%) Java
3 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 9 (18.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 7 (14.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (12.00%) APMP
4 6 (12.00%) Degree
5 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.00%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) AppDynamics
2 4 (8.00%) IBM
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.00%) Seapine
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago