Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 219 263 268
Rank change year-on-year +44 +5 -47
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 15 18 70
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.31% 0.22% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.67% 1.16% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 40
10th Percentile £48,750 £50,500 £41,200
25th Percentile £60,875 £52,500 £46,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,250 £56,250
Median % change year-on-year +13.12% -1.78% -10.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,250 £80,625
90th Percentile £69,600 £70,400 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £55,250 £55,750
% change year-on-year +13.12% -0.90% -3.04%

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 899 1,553 2,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.32% 19.01% 20.92%
Number of salaries quoted 766 1,373 1,841
10th Percentile £42,500 £32,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £45,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% - +5.93%
75th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 21 April 2021.

Salary histogram for ISEB in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 12 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 11 (73.33%) Selenium
2 11 (73.33%) Test Automation
2 11 (73.33%) REST
2 11 (73.33%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) ETL
2 11 (73.33%) DevOps
2 11 (73.33%) Microservices
2 11 (73.33%) Test Planning
2 11 (73.33%) SDET
3 9 (60.00%) Docker
3 9 (60.00%) Web Services
4 7 (46.67%) Cucumber
4 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
4 7 (46.67%) Regression Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) API Testing
5 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) Requirements Gathering
6 2 (13.33%) GDPR
6 2 (13.33%) Appium
7 1 (6.67%) Sage X3
7 1 (6.67%) SDLC
7 1 (6.67%) Target Operating Model
7 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (6.67%) Business Process Modelling
7 1 (6.67%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Sage X3
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Selenium
2 7 (46.67%) Cucumber
2 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (13.33%) Appium
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Automation Tester
1 9 (60.00%) Tester
2 7 (46.67%) Java Automation Tester
2 7 (46.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 7 (46.67%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Business Change Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Change Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Change Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) REST
2 9 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Mindset
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (6.67%) Organisational Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) DevOps
1 11 (73.33%) ETL
1 11 (73.33%) Microservices
1 11 (73.33%) SDET
1 11 (73.33%) Test Automation
1 11 (73.33%) Test Planning
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) API Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Regression Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Requirements Gathering
4 1 (6.67%) Business Case
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) GDPR
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Sage