The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 91 106
Rank change year-on-year -10 +15  
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 17 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.24% 1.28% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.10% 3.25% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 4
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £33,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,600 £40,500
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 Cambridge.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 549 461 570
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 39.90% 39.47% 39.23%
Number of salaries quoted 400 393 470
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,707
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,272 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

ISEB
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for ISEB in Cambridge

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Cambridge over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (95.45%) Test Automation
2 20 (90.91%) QA
3 18 (81.82%) Selenium
4 16 (72.73%) .NET
5 14 (63.64%) Software Testing
6 13 (59.09%) ISTQB
7 12 (54.55%) Manual Testing
8 11 (50.00%) Scrum
9 10 (45.45%) QA Automation
10 9 (40.91%) C#
11 8 (36.36%) Cucumber
12 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
12 7 (31.82%) JIRA
13 6 (27.27%) TDD
14 5 (22.73%) Performance Testing
14 5 (22.73%) Regression Testing
15 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
15 4 (18.18%) User Stories
15 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
15 4 (18.18%) DevOps
15 4 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
15 4 (18.18%) SQL
15 4 (18.18%) Product Management
15 4 (18.18%) ISEB Practitioner
16 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
16 3 (13.64%) Degree
16 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
16 3 (13.64%) Publishing
16 3 (13.64%) Web Design

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (81.82%) Selenium
2 8 (36.36%) Cucumber
3 7 (31.82%) JIRA
4 3 (13.64%) HP UFT
5 2 (9.09%) TestComplete
6 1 (4.55%) NUnit
6 1 (4.55%) Ranorex
6 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (13.64%) Publishing
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Tester
2 7 (31.82%) Software Tester
3 6 (27.27%) QA Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Automation Tester
4 5 (22.73%) QA Automation Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) QA Leader
4 5 (22.73%) QA Tester
5 4 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Software Tester
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Tester
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Tester
6 3 (13.64%) Java Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Lead Tester
6 3 (13.64%) Selenium Tester
6 3 (13.64%) Software QA Tester
6 3 (13.64%) Team Leader
7 2 (9.09%) QA Automation Tester
7 2 (9.09%) QA Team Leader
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Automation Tester
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) REST
2 2 (9.09%) SOAP
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (95.45%) Test Automation
2 14 (63.64%) Software Testing
3 12 (54.55%) Manual Testing
4 11 (50.00%) Scrum
5 10 (45.45%) QA Automation
6 6 (27.27%) TDD
7 5 (22.73%) Performance Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Regression Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (18.18%) DevOps
8 4 (18.18%) Product Management
8 4 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
8 4 (18.18%) User Stories
9 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
9 3 (13.64%) SDLC
9 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
9 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) ISTQB
2 4 (18.18%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (13.64%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (90.91%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) SAP