Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 271 193 223
Rank change year-on-year -78 +30 +13
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 82 147 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.73% 1.43% 1.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.20% 5.82% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 70 128 145
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,125 £33,600
90th Percentile £82,500 £65,000 £71,250
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £55,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.60% +0.91% +10.00%

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 2,559 2,526 3,283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.76% 24.51% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2,242 2,254 2,935
City of London median annual salary £61,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.82% - +1.85%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £31,507
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for ISEB in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 33 (40.24%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (40.24%) Test Automation
2 32 (39.02%) Business Analysis
3 28 (34.15%) SDLC
3 28 (34.15%) Finance
3 28 (34.15%) SQL
4 27 (32.93%) Microsoft
5 25 (30.49%) SQL Server
5 25 (30.49%) ISTQB
6 22 (26.83%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (23.17%) QA
8 17 (20.73%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (20.73%) Scrum
9 16 (19.51%) Software Testing
10 15 (18.29%) PRINCE2
10 15 (18.29%) Microsoft Excel
11 14 (17.07%) Data Analysis
11 14 (17.07%) Degree
11 14 (17.07%) Waterfall
12 13 (15.85%) JIRA
12 13 (15.85%) Test Scripting
12 13 (15.85%) OO
13 12 (14.63%) C#
13 12 (14.63%) MS Visio
13 12 (14.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 11 (13.41%) User Stories
14 11 (13.41%) Power BI
14 11 (13.41%) Test Strategy
14 11 (13.41%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (13.41%) VB

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 6 (7.32%) Confluence
2 5 (6.10%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.22%) CICS
3 1 (1.22%) CMS
3 1 (1.22%) SAS
3 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (18.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (14.63%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.66%) Office 365
2 2 (2.44%) GitHub
3 1 (1.22%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) HTTP
1 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (30.49%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.41%) Power BI
3 7 (8.54%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.88%) QlikView
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.22%) DB2
6 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (15.85%) JIRA
2 11 (13.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (10.98%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.88%) JMeter
4 4 (4.88%) LoadRunner
4 4 (4.88%) Selenium
5 3 (3.66%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.44%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.44%) eggPlant
6 2 (2.44%) HP UFT
6 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.44%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.22%) NeoLoad
7 1 (1.22%) Zephyr
General
1 28 (34.15%) Finance
2 8 (9.76%) Law
3 6 (7.32%) Legal
4 5 (6.10%) Retail
5 4 (4.88%) Back Office
6 3 (3.66%) Aerospace
6 3 (3.66%) Banking
7 2 (2.44%) Front Office
8 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (58.54%) Analyst
2 22 (26.83%) Business Analyst
3 15 (18.29%) Tester
4 13 (15.85%) Test Analyst
5 10 (12.20%) Data Analyst
5 10 (12.20%) Data Quality Analyst
5 10 (12.20%) Quality Analyst
6 8 (9.76%) Test Manager
7 7 (8.54%) Project Manager
8 6 (7.32%) Automation Tester
8 6 (7.32%) Business Transformation Analyst
8 6 (7.32%) Business Transformation Business Analyst
8 6 (7.32%) Software Tester
8 6 (7.32%) Transformation Analyst
9 5 (6.10%) Business Manager
9 5 (6.10%) Senior Manager
9 5 (6.10%) Senior Project Manager
10 4 (4.88%) Business Development Analyst
10 4 (4.88%) Development Analyst
10 4 (4.88%) Software Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.32%) RESTful
1 6 (7.32%) WCF
2 5 (6.10%) HTML
2 5 (6.10%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (4.88%) XML
4 3 (3.66%) WebSockets
5 2 (2.44%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (1.22%) .NET
6 1 (1.22%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.22%) HTML5
6 1 (1.22%) REST
6 1 (1.22%) Web Services
6 1 (1.22%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.73%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.54%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (6.10%) Driving Licence
3 5 (6.10%) Reinsurance
3 5 (6.10%) User Experience
4 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.44%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.44%) PMI
6 1 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.22%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.22%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.22%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.22%) Social Media
6 1 (1.22%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.32%) Windows
2 3 (3.66%) Unix
2 3 (3.66%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.22%) Linux
3 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (40.24%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (40.24%) Test Automation
2 32 (39.02%) Business Analysis
3 28 (34.15%) SDLC
4 22 (26.83%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (20.73%) Scrum
6 16 (19.51%) Software Testing
7 15 (18.29%) PRINCE2
8 14 (17.07%) Data Analysis
8 14 (17.07%) Waterfall
9 13 (15.85%) OO
9 13 (15.85%) Test Scripting
10 11 (13.41%) Test Strategy
10 11 (13.41%) User Stories
11 10 (12.20%) Analytics
11 10 (12.20%) Data Management
12 9 (10.98%) Business Process Modelling
12 9 (10.98%) Project Management
12 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (10.98%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (34.15%) SQL
2 12 (14.63%) C#
3 11 (13.41%) VB
4 10 (12.20%) Java
5 8 (9.76%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.88%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.22%) C
7 1 (1.22%) C++
7 1 (1.22%) COBOL
7 1 (1.22%) Perl
7 1 (1.22%) PL/1
7 1 (1.22%) Python
7 1 (1.22%) REXX
7 1 (1.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (30.49%) ISTQB
2 14 (17.07%) Degree
3 12 (14.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (8.54%) IIBA
5 5 (6.10%) CBAP
5 5 (6.10%) PMP
5 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (3.66%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.44%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (1.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (23.17%) QA
2 10 (12.20%) Data Quality
3 4 (4.88%) Solvency II
4 3 (3.66%) PMO
5 2 (2.44%) MiFID
6 1 (1.22%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) ACF2
1 1 (1.22%) Firmware
1 1 (1.22%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.44%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 27 (32.93%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.10%) HP
3 2 (2.44%) Cadence
3 2 (2.44%) Sun
4 1 (1.22%) IBM
4 1 (1.22%) Remedy
4 1 (1.22%) Tableau