Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 134 125
Rank change year-on-year -29 -9 -25
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 12 13 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.39% 0.58% 1.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.85% 1.42% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 23
Cambridge median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £32,625 £21,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,000 £57,500 £48,150
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £34,900 £44,500
% change year-on-year +7.45% -21.57% +34.85%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1408 914 1088
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 45.39% 40.60% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1038 725 912
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,375
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (75.00%) ISTQB
3 8 (66.67%) QA
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
5 6 (50.00%) Scrum
6 5 (41.67%) .NET
6 5 (41.67%) Selenium
7 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
7 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
7 4 (33.33%) C#
7 4 (33.33%) Linux
8 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
8 3 (25.00%) Gerrit
8 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
9 2 (16.67%) NUnit
9 2 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (16.67%) REST
9 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (16.67%) Product Management
9 2 (16.67%) Python
9 2 (16.67%) Java
9 2 (16.67%) SOAP
9 2 (16.67%) Web Services
9 2 (16.67%) Web Design
9 2 (16.67%) Finance
9 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
9 2 (16.67%) Publishing
9 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery

ISEB
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
2 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (25.00%) Gerrit
4 2 (16.67%) NUnit
5 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
5 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (16.67%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) QA Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 2 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) QA Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer in Test
3 1 (8.33%) Hardware Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Tester
3 1 (8.33%) QA Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) SOAP
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (16.67%) DevOps
7 2 (16.67%) Product Management
7 2 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
7 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (16.67%) User Stories
7 2 (16.67%) Web Design
8 1 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
8 1 (8.33%) Exploratory Testing
8 1 (8.33%) QA Automation
8 1 (8.33%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) SAP