Period
to 16 January 2021

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 16 January 2021 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
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 192 275 253
Rank change year-on-year +83 -22 -35
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 24 26 91
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.56% 0.28% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.99% 1.59% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 78
Median annual salary £62,500 £55,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.12% +0.45% -12.00%
10th Percentile £31,500 £51,975 £42,500
90th Percentile £67,250 £76,625 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - -

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 802 1,637 2,118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.76% 17.88% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 677 1,405 1,818
Median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +3.31% +5.22%
10th Percentile £41,250 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £66,500 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +6.40% - +13.64%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing ISEB as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing ISEB in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 January 2021.

Salary histogram for ISEB in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2021, 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 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (87.50%) Test Automation
3 20 (83.33%) ISTQB
3 20 (83.33%) Selenium
4 18 (75.00%) Regression Testing
4 18 (75.00%) Java
4 18 (75.00%) Cucumber
5 17 (70.83%) Jenkins
5 17 (70.83%) Microservices
5 17 (70.83%) API Testing
6 16 (66.67%) DevOps
6 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
7 15 (62.50%) SDET
8 14 (58.33%) Test Planning
8 14 (58.33%) REST
9 12 (50.00%) ETL
9 12 (50.00%) Docker
10 9 (37.50%) Web Services
11 8 (33.33%) Appium
12 6 (25.00%) WebDriver
13 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
13 4 (16.67%) QA
13 4 (16.67%) Scrum
13 4 (16.67%) SQL
14 3 (12.50%) C#
14 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
14 3 (12.50%) OOP
14 3 (12.50%) Python
14 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
14 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) AWS
1 3 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
1 3 (12.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (83.33%) Selenium
2 18 (75.00%) Cucumber
3 17 (70.83%) Jenkins
4 8 (33.33%) Appium
5 6 (25.00%) WebDriver
6 3 (12.50%) Charles Proxy
6 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (8.33%) JIRA
7 2 (8.33%) JMeter
7 2 (8.33%) SpecFlow
8 1 (4.17%) JUnit
8 1 (4.17%) MSTest
8 1 (4.17%) SilkTest
8 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Tester
2 18 (75.00%) Automation Tester
3 9 (37.50%) Java Automation Tester
4 8 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 8 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
5 5 (20.83%) Mobile Tester
6 3 (12.50%) Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) ETL Tester
7 2 (8.33%) Agile Tester
7 2 (8.33%) Web Automation Tester
7 2 (8.33%) Web Tester
8 1 (4.17%) Agile Test Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Banking Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) DevOps Manager
8 1 (4.17%) OAT Tester
8 1 (4.17%) QA Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Quality Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) REST
2 9 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (12.50%) Kafka
3 3 (12.50%) WebdriverIO
4 2 (8.33%) Node.js
5 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.17%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (87.50%) Test Automation
3 18 (75.00%) Regression Testing
4 17 (70.83%) API Testing
4 17 (70.83%) Microservices
5 16 (66.67%) DevOps
6 15 (62.50%) SDET
7 14 (58.33%) Test Planning
8 12 (50.00%) ETL
9 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Scrum
10 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
10 3 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (12.50%) OOP
10 3 (12.50%) Open Source
10 3 (12.50%) Test Management
10 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 3 (12.50%) Web Testing
11 2 (8.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.17%) Micro Focus
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle