Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 225 168 176
Rank change year-on-year -57 +8 +49
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 125 183 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.16% 1.76% 1.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.06% 6.96% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 112 167 218
City of London median annual salary £60,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.76% +0.96%
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £38,375
90th Percentile £83,750 £65,000 £71,250
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +3.77% +6.00%

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 2,470 2,630 3,515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.85% 25.23% 25.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2,200 2,383 3,154
City of London median annual salary £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.36% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +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 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for ISEB in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 55 (44.00%) Business Analysis
2 50 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (32.80%) Finance
4 38 (30.40%) Business Intelligence
5 37 (29.60%) Microsoft
6 36 (28.80%) SQL
7 33 (26.40%) SQL Server
8 28 (22.40%) Analytical Skills
9 27 (21.60%) QA
10 25 (20.00%) Use Case
10 25 (20.00%) Test Automation
10 25 (20.00%) Waterfall
10 25 (20.00%) Scrum
11 24 (19.20%) Data Analysis
11 24 (19.20%) PRINCE2
11 24 (19.20%) Microsoft Excel
11 24 (19.20%) Line Management
11 24 (19.20%) User Stories
12 23 (18.40%) MS Visio
13 22 (17.60%) SDLC
14 21 (16.80%) VB
14 21 (16.80%) Power BI
15 20 (16.00%) Data Management
15 20 (16.00%) Legal
15 20 (16.00%) Quality Management
15 20 (16.00%) Data Quality
15 20 (16.00%) ISTQB
16 18 (14.40%) Stakeholder Management
16 18 (14.40%) Collaborative Working
17 17 (13.60%) Data Warehouse

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 7 (5.60%) Confluence
2 3 (2.40%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.80%) CICS
4 1 (0.80%) CMS
4 1 (0.80%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (19.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (18.40%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.00%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.80%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.00%) Office 365
2 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.60%) GitHub
4 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.80%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.60%) HTTP
2 1 (0.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (26.40%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.80%) Power BI
3 17 (13.60%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.20%) Big Data
4 4 (3.20%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.40%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.60%) QlikView
7 1 (0.80%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.80%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (0.80%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (0.80%) DB2
7 1 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.80%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (10.40%) JIRA
2 6 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.60%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.60%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.60%) Selenium
5 1 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.80%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.80%) Gatling
5 1 (0.80%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.80%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.80%) MSTest
5 1 (0.80%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.80%) Vagrant
General
1 41 (32.80%) Finance
2 20 (16.00%) Legal
3 12 (9.60%) Law
4 4 (3.20%) Back Office
4 4 (3.20%) Retail
5 2 (1.60%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.60%) Front Office
6 1 (0.80%) Banking
6 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (60.80%) Analyst
2 47 (37.60%) Business Analyst
3 23 (18.40%) Data Analyst
4 20 (16.00%) Data Quality Analyst
4 20 (16.00%) Quality Analyst
5 19 (15.20%) Business Manager
6 16 (12.80%) Business Analysis Manager
7 13 (10.40%) Project Manager
8 12 (9.60%) Tester
9 11 (8.80%) Senior Manager
9 11 (8.80%) Senior Project Manager
10 10 (8.00%) Business Transformation Analyst
10 10 (8.00%) Business Transformation Business Analyst
10 10 (8.00%) Transformation Analyst
11 9 (7.20%) Test Manager
12 8 (6.40%) Commercial Manager
12 8 (6.40%) Test Analyst
13 7 (5.60%) Business Analysis Business Analyst
13 7 (5.60%) Software Analyst
14 6 (4.80%) Software Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.00%) HTML
2 3 (2.40%) XML
3 2 (1.60%) CSS
3 2 (1.60%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (1.60%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (1.60%) REST
3 2 (1.60%) RESTful
3 2 (1.60%) WCF
4 1 (0.80%) HTML5
4 1 (0.80%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.80%) SOAP
4 1 (0.80%) Web Services
4 1 (0.80%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.40%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.60%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (7.20%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.00%) User Experience
5 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.60%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.60%) PMI
5 2 (1.60%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.80%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.80%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.80%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.80%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.00%) Windows
1 10 (8.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (2.40%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (44.00%) Business Analysis
2 50 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (30.40%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (20.00%) Scrum
4 25 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 25 (20.00%) Use Case
4 25 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 24 (19.20%) Data Analysis
5 24 (19.20%) Line Management
5 24 (19.20%) PRINCE2
5 24 (19.20%) User Stories
6 22 (17.60%) SDLC
7 20 (16.00%) Data Management
7 20 (16.00%) Quality Management
8 18 (14.40%) Collaborative Working
8 18 (14.40%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (12.80%) Test Scripting
10 15 (12.00%) Economics
10 15 (12.00%) Mathematics
10 15 (12.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 36 (28.80%) SQL
2 21 (16.80%) VB
3 7 (5.60%) C#
4 5 (4.00%) Java
5 2 (1.60%) C
5 2 (1.60%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.60%) Python
5 2 (1.60%) Ruby
5 2 (1.60%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.80%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.80%) C++
6 1 (0.80%) COBOL
6 1 (0.80%) Perl
6 1 (0.80%) PL/1
6 1 (0.80%) REXX
6 1 (0.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (16.00%) ISTQB
2 14 (11.20%) Degree
3 11 (8.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 9 (7.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (5.60%) IIBA
6 5 (4.00%) CBAP
7 3 (2.40%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.40%) PMP
8 2 (1.60%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.80%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (21.60%) QA
2 20 (16.00%) Data Quality
3 12 (9.60%) Solvency II
4 8 (6.40%) PMO
5 3 (2.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.60%) GDPR
6 2 (1.60%) MiFID
7 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.80%) PSD2
System Software
1 1 (0.80%) ACF2
1 1 (0.80%) Docker
1 1 (0.80%) Firmware
1 1 (0.80%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (2.40%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.60%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 37 (29.60%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.60%) HP
3 5 (4.00%) Planview
4 4 (3.20%) Cognos
5 3 (2.40%) Cloudera
5 3 (2.40%) Informatica
6 2 (1.60%) Cadence
6 2 (1.60%) IBM
6 2 (1.60%) Oracle
6 2 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.60%) Sun
7 1 (0.80%) Google
7 1 (0.80%) Remedy
7 1 (0.80%) Tableau