Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 258 236 236
Rank change year-on-year -22 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 90 98 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.81% 0.96% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.87% 4.32% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 82 85 115
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £47,000 £32,750 £33,600
90th Percentile £82,500 £83,750 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,323 2,270 2,694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.85% 22.21% 22.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2,008 2,021 2,386
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £31,475
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - -

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in the City of London

ISEB
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for ISEB in the City of London

ISEB
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for ISEB in the City of London

ISEB
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the City of London region over the 6 months to 15 November 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
Moorgate - 1 £32,500 -
ISEB
Central London

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 65 (72.22%) Finance
2 49 (54.44%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (52.22%) Test Automation
4 41 (45.56%) QA
5 36 (40.00%) ISTQB
6 30 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 25 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (22.22%) SDLC
9 20 (22.22%) Selenium
9 20 (22.22%) C#
10 19 (21.11%) BDD
11 18 (20.00%) SQL
12 17 (18.89%) HP UFT
12 17 (18.89%) Business Analysis
12 17 (18.89%) SpecFlow
12 17 (18.89%) Business Process Analysis
13 16 (17.78%) Gherkin
13 16 (17.78%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (16.67%) Waterfall
14 15 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
14 15 (16.67%) Project Planning
14 15 (16.67%) Regression Testing
14 15 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
14 15 (16.67%) Task Automation
15 14 (15.56%) Test Scripting
15 14 (15.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 13 (14.44%) Translating Business Requirements
16 13 (14.44%) Critical Success Factor
16 13 (14.44%) Process Improvement

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 8 (8.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (5.56%) Confluence
3 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.22%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.11%) CICS
4 1 (1.11%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.11%) SAS
4 1 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.89%) 3G
1 8 (8.89%) 4G
1 8 (8.89%) GPRS
1 8 (8.89%) GSM
1 8 (8.89%) LTE
1 8 (8.89%) PSTN
2 3 (3.33%) HTTP
2 3 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.11%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (1.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.11%) DB2
2 5 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.11%) QlikView
4 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (22.22%) Selenium
2 17 (18.89%) HP UFT
2 17 (18.89%) SpecFlow
3 10 (11.11%) JIRA
4 4 (4.44%) JMeter
4 4 (4.44%) LoadRunner
4 4 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.22%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.22%) eggPlant
5 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.11%) NeoLoad
6 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 65 (72.22%) Finance
2 8 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.44%) Law
4 3 (3.33%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.33%) Banking
5 2 (2.22%) Front Office
6 1 (1.11%) Legal
6 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (58.89%) Analyst
2 37 (41.11%) Test Analyst
3 17 (18.89%) Automation Test Analyst
3 17 (18.89%) Business Analyst
4 15 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
4 15 (16.67%) Developer
4 15 (16.67%) Developer in Test
4 15 (16.67%) Test Automation Developer
5 13 (14.44%) Architect
5 13 (14.44%) Business Architect
6 9 (10.00%) Test Leader
7 8 (8.89%) AS400 Test Analyst
7 8 (8.89%) Financial Analyst
7 8 (8.89%) Lead Test Analyst
7 8 (8.89%) Service Analyst
7 8 (8.89%) Team Leader
7 8 (8.89%) Test Team Leader
7 8 (8.89%) Tester
8 5 (5.56%) QA Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.78%) Gherkin
2 3 (3.33%) WebSockets
3 2 (2.22%) .NET
3 2 (2.22%) RESTful
3 2 (2.22%) WCF
4 1 (1.11%) HTML
4 1 (1.11%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.11%) REST
4 1 (1.11%) Web Services
4 1 (1.11%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.00%) AS400
2 9 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 8 (8.89%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.33%) Derivative
4 3 (3.33%) OTC Derivatives
5 2 (2.22%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.22%) Reinsurance
5 2 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.22%) User Experience
6 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.11%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.11%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.89%) Android
1 8 (8.89%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.33%) Unix
2 3 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (1.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (54.44%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (52.22%) Test Automation
3 30 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 25 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (22.22%) SDLC
6 19 (21.11%) BDD
7 17 (18.89%) Business Analysis
7 17 (18.89%) Business Process Analysis
8 16 (17.78%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (16.67%) Project Planning
9 15 (16.67%) Regression Testing
9 15 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 15 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
9 15 (16.67%) Task Automation
9 15 (16.67%) Waterfall
10 14 (15.56%) Test Scripting
11 13 (14.44%) Critical Success Factor
11 13 (14.44%) Process Improvement
11 13 (14.44%) Quantitative Analysis
11 13 (14.44%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.22%) C#
2 18 (20.00%) SQL
3 8 (8.89%) Java
4 4 (4.44%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.22%) C
7 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.11%) C++
7 1 (1.11%) COBOL
7 1 (1.11%) Perl
7 1 (1.11%) PL/1
7 1 (1.11%) Python
7 1 (1.11%) REXX
7 1 (1.11%) VB
7 1 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 14 (15.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (3.33%) Degree
4 2 (2.22%) IIBA
4 2 (2.22%) PMP
4 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.11%) CBAP
5 1 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (45.56%) QA
2 4 (4.44%) GDPR
3 1 (1.11%) EMIR
3 1 (1.11%) MiFID
3 1 (1.11%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) ACF2
1 1 (1.11%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (8.89%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.11%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.11%) IBM
3 8 (8.89%) Apple
3 8 (8.89%) Atlassian
3 8 (8.89%) MobileIron
4 4 (4.44%) HP