Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
London > Central London
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 317 234 274
Rank change year-on-year -83 +40 -22
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 76 137 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.54% 1.10% 0.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.55% 4.73% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 68 116 121
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,875 £31,450
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £75,000
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 2,978 2,895 3,573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 21.03% 23.35% 23.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,608 2,562 3,182
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -65 73 £57,500 - 13
City of Westminster +5 1 £42,500 -8.11%
ISEB
London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 42 (55.26%) Finance
2 39 (51.32%) Test Automation
3 34 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (43.42%) ISTQB
5 24 (31.58%) Software Testing
6 22 (28.95%) SDLC
7 21 (27.63%) C#
7 21 (27.63%) SQL
7 21 (27.63%) QA
8 20 (26.32%) Business Analysis
9 15 (19.74%) Scrum
9 15 (19.74%) BDD
10 14 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (18.42%) SQL Server
11 13 (17.11%) OO
11 13 (17.11%) Microsoft
11 13 (17.11%) JIRA
11 13 (17.11%) Selenium
12 12 (15.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 11 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (14.47%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (14.47%) Root Cause Analysis
13 11 (14.47%) SpecFlow
13 11 (14.47%) HP UFT
13 11 (14.47%) PRINCE2
14 10 (13.16%) Java
14 10 (13.16%) Degree
14 10 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (13.16%) Change Management
14 10 (13.16%) Gherkin

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 7 (9.21%) Confluence
2 5 (6.58%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.32%) CICS
4 1 (1.32%) CMS
4 1 (1.32%) SAS
4 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) GitHub
2 1 (1.32%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) HTTP
1 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.26%) QlikView
2 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.32%) DB2
3 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.32%) Power BI
3 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (17.11%) JIRA
1 13 (17.11%) Selenium
2 11 (14.47%) HP UFT
2 11 (14.47%) SpecFlow
2 11 (14.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (11.84%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.26%) JMeter
4 4 (5.26%) LoadRunner
5 3 (3.95%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.63%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.63%) eggPlant
6 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.32%) NeoLoad
7 1 (1.32%) Zephyr
General
1 42 (55.26%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Law
2 4 (5.26%) Retail
3 3 (3.95%) Aerospace
3 3 (3.95%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Legal
4 2 (2.63%) Back Office
4 2 (2.63%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 42 (55.26%) Analyst
2 24 (31.58%) Test Analyst
3 19 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 14 (18.42%) Tester
5 11 (14.47%) Automation Test Analyst
6 9 (11.84%) Analyst Developer
6 9 (11.84%) Developer
6 9 (11.84%) Developer in Test
6 9 (11.84%) Test Automation Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Architect
7 6 (7.89%) Automation Tester
7 6 (7.89%) Business Architect
7 6 (7.89%) Software Tester
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Test Manager
8 4 (5.26%) Wrap Business Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Consultant
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.16%) Gherkin
2 6 (7.89%) RESTful
2 6 (7.89%) WCF
3 5 (6.58%) HTML
3 5 (6.58%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (5.26%) XML
5 3 (3.95%) WebSockets
6 1 (1.32%) .NET
6 1 (1.32%) HTML5
6 1 (1.32%) REST
6 1 (1.32%) Web Services
6 1 (1.32%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.58%) Reinsurance
3 4 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (5.26%) User Experience
4 3 (3.95%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.32%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.32%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.32%) Social Media
5 1 (1.32%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.26%) Windows
2 3 (3.95%) Unix
3 1 (1.32%) Linux
3 1 (1.32%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (51.32%) Test Automation
2 34 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (31.58%) Software Testing
4 22 (28.95%) SDLC
5 20 (26.32%) Business Analysis
6 15 (19.74%) BDD
6 15 (19.74%) Scrum
7 13 (17.11%) OO
8 11 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (14.47%) PRINCE2
8 11 (14.47%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (13.16%) Business Process Analysis
9 10 (13.16%) Change Management
9 10 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (11.84%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (11.84%) Project Planning
10 9 (11.84%) Stress Testing
10 9 (11.84%) Test Scripting
10 9 (11.84%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (27.63%) C#
1 21 (27.63%) SQL
2 10 (13.16%) Java
3 9 (11.84%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.32%) C
5 1 (1.32%) C++
5 1 (1.32%) COBOL
5 1 (1.32%) Perl
5 1 (1.32%) PL/1
5 1 (1.32%) Python
5 1 (1.32%) REXX
5 1 (1.32%) VB
5 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (43.42%) ISTQB
2 12 (15.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (13.16%) Degree
4 5 (6.58%) PMP
5 3 (3.95%) CBAP
5 3 (3.95%) IIBA
5 3 (3.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.32%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (27.63%) QA
2 3 (3.95%) GDPR
3 2 (2.63%) PMO
4 1 (1.32%) EMIR
4 1 (1.32%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) ACF2
1 1 (1.32%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.32%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 13 (17.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.26%) HP
3 2 (2.63%) Cadence
4 1 (1.32%) IBM
4 1 (1.32%) Sun
4 1 (1.32%) Tableau