Period
to 25 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
London > Central London
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 288 208 225
Rank change year-on-year -80 +17 +18
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 116 178 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.81% 1.43% 1.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.58% 5.89% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 101 159 207
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £39,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £65,000 £71,250
London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 Central London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Central London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3,243 3,021 4,062
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 22.54% 24.22% 24.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2,836 2,708 3,596
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £85,000
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Central London

ISEB
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for ISEB in Central London

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Central London over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Central London

ISEB
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Central London region over the 6 months to 25 June 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
City of London -69 102 £57,500 - 8
City of Westminster +10 5 £38,500 -20.62%
West End of London -4 4 £38,500 -9.41% 1
Southwark -22 1 £29,500 +3.51%
ISEB
London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Central London region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 54 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (36.21%) Business Analysis
2 42 (36.21%) Test Automation
3 39 (33.62%) SQL
4 36 (31.03%) Microsoft
4 36 (31.03%) Finance
5 35 (30.17%) ISTQB
6 34 (29.31%) QA
6 34 (29.31%) SQL Server
7 32 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (26.72%) Analytical Skills
9 28 (24.14%) SDLC
10 24 (20.69%) Scrum
10 24 (20.69%) Software Testing
11 22 (18.97%) Data Analysis
12 21 (18.10%) JIRA
12 21 (18.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 21 (18.10%) Microsoft Excel
13 20 (17.24%) Waterfall
14 19 (16.38%) Team Foundation Server
15 18 (15.52%) User Stories
15 18 (15.52%) MS Visio
15 18 (15.52%) PRINCE2
15 18 (15.52%) Power BI
16 17 (14.66%) VB
17 16 (13.79%) Data Management
17 16 (13.79%) Data Quality
18 15 (12.93%) Degree
18 15 (12.93%) Test Scripting
18 15 (12.93%) Test Strategy

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 9 (7.76%) Confluence
2 5 (4.31%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.86%) CICS
3 1 (0.86%) CMS
3 1 (0.86%) SAS
3 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (18.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (15.52%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) CA PPM
1 1 (0.86%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (5.17%) Office 365
2 2 (1.72%) GitHub
3 1 (0.86%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.86%) Firewall
1 1 (0.86%) HTTP
1 1 (0.86%) Internet
1 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (29.31%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.52%) Power BI
3 14 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.45%) QlikView
5 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.72%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.86%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.86%) Big Data
7 1 (0.86%) DB2
7 1 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (18.10%) JIRA
2 19 (16.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.76%) Visual Studio
4 7 (6.03%) TestRail
5 5 (4.31%) Selenium
6 4 (3.45%) SpecFlow
7 3 (2.59%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.72%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.72%) eggPlant
8 2 (1.72%) HP UFT
8 2 (1.72%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.72%) JMeter
8 2 (1.72%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.72%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.86%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.86%) NeoLoad
9 1 (0.86%) Zephyr
General
1 36 (31.03%) Finance
2 14 (12.07%) Legal
3 11 (9.48%) Law
4 6 (5.17%) Retail
5 4 (3.45%) Back Office
5 4 (3.45%) Games
6 3 (2.59%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.59%) Banking
7 2 (1.72%) Front Office
8 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.86%) Publishing
8 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (50.86%) Analyst
2 29 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 16 (13.79%) Data Analyst
3 16 (13.79%) Data Quality Analyst
3 16 (13.79%) Quality Analyst
4 15 (12.93%) Tester
5 12 (10.34%) Test Analyst
6 11 (9.48%) Business Manager
7 10 (8.62%) Business Analysis Manager
7 10 (8.62%) Project Manager
7 10 (8.62%) QA Engineer
7 10 (8.62%) Test Manager
8 8 (6.90%) Business Transformation Analyst
8 8 (6.90%) Business Transformation Business Analyst
8 8 (6.90%) Senior Manager
8 8 (6.90%) Senior Project Manager
8 8 (6.90%) Transformation Analyst
9 6 (5.17%) Business Development Analyst
9 6 (5.17%) Development Analyst
9 6 (5.17%) Software Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.90%) RESTful
2 7 (6.03%) HTML
3 6 (5.17%) WCF
4 5 (4.31%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (3.45%) Spring
5 4 (3.45%) XML
6 2 (1.72%) .NET
6 2 (1.72%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (1.72%) JSON
7 1 (0.86%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.86%) HTML5
7 1 (0.86%) REST
7 1 (0.86%) Web Services
7 1 (0.86%) WebSockets
7 1 (0.86%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.72%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.62%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (6.90%) Driving Licence
4 6 (5.17%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.31%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.31%) User Experience
6 4 (3.45%) Reinsurance
7 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.72%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.72%) PMI
8 1 (0.86%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.86%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.86%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.86%) Social Media
8 1 (0.86%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.03%) Windows
2 6 (5.17%) Windows 10
3 3 (2.59%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.86%) Linux
4 1 (0.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (36.21%) Business Analysis
2 42 (36.21%) Test Automation
3 32 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (24.14%) SDLC
5 24 (20.69%) Scrum
5 24 (20.69%) Software Testing
6 22 (18.97%) Data Analysis
7 20 (17.24%) Waterfall
8 18 (15.52%) PRINCE2
8 18 (15.52%) User Stories
9 16 (13.79%) Data Management
10 15 (12.93%) Line Management
10 15 (12.93%) Test Scripting
10 15 (12.93%) Test Strategy
11 14 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (12.07%) Time Management
12 13 (11.21%) OO
12 13 (11.21%) Quality Management
12 13 (11.21%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (33.62%) SQL
2 17 (14.66%) VB
3 14 (12.07%) C#
4 12 (10.34%) Java
5 8 (6.90%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.31%) C
7 4 (3.45%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.86%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.86%) C++
8 1 (0.86%) COBOL
8 1 (0.86%) Perl
8 1 (0.86%) PL/1
8 1 (0.86%) Python
8 1 (0.86%) REXX
8 1 (0.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (30.17%) ISTQB
2 21 (18.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 15 (12.93%) Degree
4 8 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (5.17%) IIBA
6 5 (4.31%) CBAP
6 5 (4.31%) PMP
7 3 (2.59%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.72%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (29.31%) QA
2 16 (13.79%) Data Quality
3 7 (6.03%) Solvency II
4 4 (3.45%) PMO
5 2 (1.72%) GDPR
5 2 (1.72%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) ACF2
1 1 (0.86%) Firmware
1 1 (0.86%) RACF
Systems Management
1 10 (8.62%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.72%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 36 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.45%) HP
3 2 (1.72%) Cadence
3 2 (1.72%) Sun
3 2 (1.72%) Tableau
4 1 (0.86%) IBM
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle
4 1 (0.86%) Planview
4 1 (0.86%) Remedy
4 1 (0.86%) Salesforce.com