Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 233 243
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10 -19
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 98 124 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.96% 1.06% 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.35% 4.65% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85 113 162
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £32,850 £33,750 £35,125
90th Percentile £83,750 £75,000 £73,750
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 2252 2665 4138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.13% 22.78% 23.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2006 2360 3553
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £92,500 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ISEB in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 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 City of London region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 59 (60.20%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (50.00%) Finance
3 41 (41.84%) Test Automation
4 37 (37.76%) Business Analysis
5 36 (36.73%) ISTQB
6 30 (30.61%) Degree
7 22 (22.45%) Selenium
8 21 (21.43%) SQL
9 20 (20.41%) Legal
9 20 (20.41%) Waterfall
10 19 (19.39%) Test Strategy
10 19 (19.39%) User Acceptance Testing
10 19 (19.39%) Test Scripting
11 18 (18.37%) Java
12 17 (17.35%) Configuration Management
12 17 (17.35%) Scrum
13 16 (16.33%) Retail
13 16 (16.33%) QA
13 16 (16.33%) BDD
14 15 (15.31%) Software Testing
14 15 (15.31%) SDLC
15 14 (14.29%) Use Case
15 14 (14.29%) Big Data
16 13 (13.27%) Relational Database
16 13 (13.27%) Linux
16 13 (13.27%) Workflow
17 12 (12.24%) Windows
17 12 (12.24%) Python
17 12 (12.24%) Cucumber
17 12 (12.24%) Continuous Integration

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 3 (3.06%) IIS
2 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) HFM
1 4 (4.08%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 2 (2.04%) LatentZero
2 2 (2.04%) thinkFolio
3 1 (1.02%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (1.02%) CA PPM
3 1 (1.02%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.02%) FastStats
3 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (1.02%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.04%) Extranet
1 2 (2.04%) Intranet
2 1 (1.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.29%) Big Data
2 13 (13.27%) Relational Database
3 9 (9.18%) Hadoop
4 8 (8.16%) SQL Server
5 7 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (5.10%) Power BI
7 1 (1.02%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (1.02%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (1.02%) Essbase
7 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (22.45%) Selenium
2 12 (12.24%) Cucumber
3 11 (11.22%) Gatling
3 11 (11.22%) HP UFT
3 11 (11.22%) Jenkins
4 9 (9.18%) JIRA
5 8 (8.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (6.12%) SpecFlow
7 4 (4.08%) JMeter
7 4 (4.08%) TestRail
7 4 (4.08%) WebDriver
8 3 (3.06%) GoCD
8 3 (3.06%) SilkTest
8 3 (3.06%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.04%) LoadRunner
9 2 (2.04%) SilkPerformer
9 2 (2.04%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.02%) JBehave
10 1 (1.02%) Rational Functional Tester
10 1 (1.02%) TestNG
General
1 49 (50.00%) Finance
2 20 (20.41%) Legal
3 16 (16.33%) Retail
4 8 (8.16%) Law
5 5 (5.10%) Marketing
6 3 (3.06%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.04%) Banking
7 2 (2.04%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 54 (55.10%) Analyst
2 31 (31.63%) Business Analyst
3 16 (16.33%) Test Analyst
4 15 (15.31%) Test Leader
5 13 (13.27%) Business Manager
6 10 (10.20%) Business Analysis Manager
7 8 (8.16%) Automation Test Lead
7 8 (8.16%) Commercial Manager
7 8 (8.16%) Data Analyst
7 8 (8.16%) Test Automation Engineer
7 8 (8.16%) Test Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Business Data Analyst
9 5 (5.10%) Consultant
9 5 (5.10%) QA Consultant
9 5 (5.10%) QA Leader
9 5 (5.10%) Test Consultant
9 5 (5.10%) Test Manager
10 4 (4.08%) Business IT Analyst
10 4 (4.08%) Project Analyst
10 4 (4.08%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.18%) HTML
2 6 (6.12%) Gherkin
3 2 (2.04%) .NET
3 2 (2.04%) SOAP
4 1 (1.02%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.02%) J2EE
4 1 (1.02%) Java EE
4 1 (1.02%) LAMP
4 1 (1.02%) Middleware
4 1 (1.02%) React
4 1 (1.02%) Redux
4 1 (1.02%) REST
4 1 (1.02%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.10%) Fixed Income
3 4 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.06%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.06%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.06%) Equities
4 3 (3.06%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.04%) Derivative
5 2 (2.04%) FMCG
5 2 (2.04%) Reinsurance
5 2 (2.04%) User Experience
6 1 (1.02%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.02%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.27%) Linux
2 12 (12.24%) Windows
3 3 (3.06%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (60.20%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (41.84%) Test Automation
3 37 (37.76%) Business Analysis
4 20 (20.41%) Waterfall
5 19 (19.39%) Test Scripting
5 19 (19.39%) Test Strategy
5 19 (19.39%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (17.35%) Configuration Management
6 17 (17.35%) Scrum
7 16 (16.33%) BDD
8 15 (15.31%) SDLC
8 15 (15.31%) Software Testing
9 14 (14.29%) Use Case
10 13 (13.27%) Workflow
11 12 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (11.22%) PRINCE2
13 10 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (9.18%) Business Continuity
14 9 (9.18%) Economics
14 9 (9.18%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.43%) SQL
2 18 (18.37%) Java
3 12 (12.24%) Python
4 8 (8.16%) C
4 8 (8.16%) Ruby
5 7 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.04%) C#
7 1 (1.02%) PHP
7 1 (1.02%) Scala
7 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (36.73%) ISTQB
2 30 (30.61%) Degree
3 8 (8.16%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.08%) ACCA
5 3 (3.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (3.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (3.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.04%) CBAP
6 2 (2.04%) CFA
6 2 (2.04%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.04%) IIBA
7 1 (1.02%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.33%) QA
2 9 (9.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (9.18%) Solvency II
3 4 (4.08%) GDPR
4 1 (1.02%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.02%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (10.20%) Cognos
2 9 (9.18%) Cloudera
2 9 (9.18%) Informatica
3 8 (8.16%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.14%) Oracle
5 5 (5.10%) Tableau
6 4 (4.08%) HP
6 4 (4.08%) Hyperion
7 2 (2.04%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.04%) Borland
7 2 (2.04%) Fidessa
7 2 (2.04%) IBM
8 1 (1.02%) Adobe
8 1 (1.02%) Apteco
8 1 (1.02%) Cadence
8 1 (1.02%) Planview
8 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.02%) SAP