Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 209 199 193
Rank change year-on-year -10 -6 +20
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 126 149 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.20% 1.40% 1.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.49% 6.09% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 111 141 200
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £75,000 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -4.76%

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 2,295 2,447 3,563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.89% 23.02% 24.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2,056 2,181 3,114
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% +6.80%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £97,500 £86,250
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 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for ISEB in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 60 (47.62%) Finance
2 59 (46.83%) Business Analysis
3 58 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (26.19%) SQL
5 30 (23.81%) Test Automation
5 30 (23.81%) Line Management
6 29 (23.02%) ISTQB
6 29 (23.02%) Legal
7 26 (20.63%) Quality Management
8 25 (19.84%) Scrum
8 25 (19.84%) Collaborative Working
9 24 (19.05%) Creative Thinking
9 24 (19.05%) Business Continuity Planning
9 24 (19.05%) Mathematics
9 24 (19.05%) Use Case
9 24 (19.05%) Business Continuity
9 24 (19.05%) Process Management
9 24 (19.05%) Economics
9 24 (19.05%) BCP
10 22 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (15.87%) Waterfall
11 20 (15.87%) QA
12 19 (15.08%) PRINCE2
13 18 (14.29%) Microsoft
13 18 (14.29%) Selenium
13 18 (14.29%) SDLC
14 17 (13.49%) User Stories
14 17 (13.49%) Degree
14 17 (13.49%) Java

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 4 (3.17%) Confluence
2 3 (2.38%) IIS
3 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.79%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 14 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.97%) CA PPM
2 2 (1.59%) LatentZero
2 2 (1.59%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.79%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.79%) FastStats
3 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.79%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.35%) Office 365
2 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.59%) Extranet
1 2 (1.59%) HTTP
1 2 (1.59%) Intranet
2 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.49%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.32%) Power BI
3 12 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 10 (7.94%) Big Data
5 9 (7.14%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.79%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.79%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (0.79%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (14.29%) Selenium
2 13 (10.32%) JIRA
3 11 (8.73%) Cucumber
3 11 (8.73%) Jenkins
4 10 (7.94%) Gatling
5 7 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (3.17%) HP UFT
6 4 (3.17%) JMeter
6 4 (3.17%) TestRail
6 4 (3.17%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.38%) GoCD
7 3 (2.38%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.59%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.59%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.79%) AutoIt
9 1 (0.79%) JBehave
9 1 (0.79%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.79%) MSTest
9 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.79%) TestNG
General
1 60 (47.62%) Finance
2 29 (23.02%) Legal
3 7 (5.56%) Law
4 4 (3.17%) Retail
5 3 (2.38%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.59%) Front Office
7 1 (0.79%) Back Office
7 1 (0.79%) Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (54.76%) Analyst
2 46 (36.51%) Business Analyst
3 28 (22.22%) Business Manager
4 25 (19.84%) Business Analysis Manager
5 20 (15.87%) Data Analyst
6 16 (12.70%) Commercial Manager
7 12 (9.52%) Data Quality Analyst
7 12 (9.52%) Quality Analyst
8 10 (7.94%) Project Manager
8 10 (7.94%) Test Analyst
9 9 (7.14%) Business Analysis Business Analyst
9 9 (7.14%) Senior Manager
9 9 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
10 7 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
10 7 (5.56%) Test Engineer
10 7 (5.56%) Test Leader
11 6 (4.76%) Automation Test Lead
11 6 (4.76%) Business Data Analyst
11 6 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
11 6 (4.76%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.14%) HTML
2 2 (1.59%) CSS
2 2 (1.59%) Gherkin
2 2 (1.59%) SOAP
3 1 (0.79%) .NET
3 1 (0.79%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.79%) HTML5
3 1 (0.79%) J2EE
3 1 (0.79%) Java EE
3 1 (0.79%) Middleware
3 1 (0.79%) REST
3 1 (0.79%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.79%) Velocity
3 1 (0.79%) Web Services
3 1 (0.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 5 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.38%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.38%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.59%) Derivative
6 2 (1.59%) Equities
6 2 (1.59%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.59%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.59%) User Experience
7 1 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.79%) PMI
7 1 (0.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.90%) Windows
2 10 (7.94%) Linux
3 8 (6.35%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.59%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (46.83%) Business Analysis
2 58 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (23.81%) Line Management
3 30 (23.81%) Test Automation
4 26 (20.63%) Quality Management
5 25 (19.84%) Collaborative Working
5 25 (19.84%) Scrum
6 24 (19.05%) BCP
6 24 (19.05%) Business Continuity
6 24 (19.05%) Business Continuity Planning
6 24 (19.05%) Creative Thinking
6 24 (19.05%) Economics
6 24 (19.05%) Mathematics
6 24 (19.05%) Process Management
6 24 (19.05%) Use Case
7 22 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (15.87%) Waterfall
9 19 (15.08%) PRINCE2
10 18 (14.29%) SDLC
11 17 (13.49%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 33 (26.19%) SQL
2 17 (13.49%) Java
3 12 (9.52%) VB
4 10 (7.94%) Python
5 8 (6.35%) JavaScript
5 8 (6.35%) Ruby
6 7 (5.56%) C
7 2 (1.59%) C#
8 1 (0.79%) Scala
8 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (23.02%) ISTQB
2 17 (13.49%) Degree
3 9 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.38%) IIBA
5 3 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.59%) CBAP
6 2 (1.59%) CFA
6 2 (1.59%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.79%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (15.87%) QA
2 15 (11.90%) Solvency II
3 13 (10.32%) Data Quality
4 9 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (4.76%) PMO
6 3 (2.38%) GDPR
7 1 (0.79%) MiFID
7 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.79%) PSD2
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.94%) Cognos
3 9 (7.14%) Cloudera
3 9 (7.14%) Informatica
4 7 (5.56%) HP
5 5 (3.97%) Planview
6 2 (1.59%) Fidessa
6 2 (1.59%) IBM
6 2 (1.59%) Oracle
6 2 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.79%) Adobe
7 1 (0.79%) Apteco
7 1 (0.79%) Google
7 1 (0.79%) Tableau