Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 279 214 254
Rank change year-on-year -65 +40 -15
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 73 115 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.66% 1.13% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.10% 4.87% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 65 94 100
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £41,250 £33,925 £33,400
90th Percentile £82,500 £83,750 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +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 2,358 2,362 2,834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.38% 23.29% 22.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2,061 2,088 2,532
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £31,501
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

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 September 2018.

Salary histogram for ISEB in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 42 (57.53%) Finance
2 39 (53.42%) Test Automation
3 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (43.84%) ISTQB
5 24 (32.88%) Software Testing
6 22 (30.14%) SDLC
7 21 (28.77%) C#
7 21 (28.77%) QA
8 20 (27.40%) Business Analysis
8 20 (27.40%) SQL
9 15 (20.55%) Scrum
9 15 (20.55%) BDD
10 14 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (17.81%) SQL Server
11 13 (17.81%) OO
11 13 (17.81%) Selenium
11 13 (17.81%) JIRA
12 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
12 12 (16.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 11 (15.07%) Root Cause Analysis
13 11 (15.07%) SpecFlow
13 11 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (15.07%) HP UFT
13 11 (15.07%) PRINCE2
14 10 (13.70%) Degree
14 10 (13.70%) Java
14 10 (13.70%) Change Management
14 10 (13.70%) Gherkin
14 10 (13.70%) Continuous Improvement

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 (9.59%) Confluence
2 5 (6.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.37%) CICS
3 1 (1.37%) CMS
3 1 (1.37%) SAS
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) GitHub
2 1 (1.37%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) HTTP
1 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.37%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.48%) QlikView
2 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.37%) DB2
3 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.37%) Power BI
3 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (17.81%) JIRA
1 13 (17.81%) Selenium
2 11 (15.07%) HP UFT
2 11 (15.07%) SpecFlow
2 11 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (12.33%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.48%) JMeter
4 4 (5.48%) LoadRunner
5 3 (4.11%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.74%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.74%) eggPlant
6 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.37%) NeoLoad
7 1 (1.37%) Zephyr
General
1 42 (57.53%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Retail
3 3 (4.11%) Aerospace
3 3 (4.11%) Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Back Office
4 2 (2.74%) Front Office
4 2 (2.74%) Law
5 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (56.16%) Analyst
2 23 (31.51%) Test Analyst
3 19 (26.03%) Business Analyst
4 14 (19.18%) Tester
5 11 (15.07%) Automation Test Analyst
6 9 (12.33%) Analyst Developer
6 9 (12.33%) Developer
6 9 (12.33%) Developer in Test
6 9 (12.33%) Test Automation Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Architect
7 6 (8.22%) Automation Tester
7 6 (8.22%) Business Architect
7 6 (8.22%) Software Tester
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Business Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Test Manager
8 4 (5.48%) Wrap Business Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Consultant
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Manager
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) Gherkin
2 6 (8.22%) RESTful
2 6 (8.22%) WCF
3 5 (6.85%) HTML
3 5 (6.85%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (5.48%) XML
5 3 (4.11%) WebSockets
6 1 (1.37%) .NET
6 1 (1.37%) HTML5
6 1 (1.37%) REST
6 1 (1.37%) Web Services
6 1 (1.37%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.85%) Reinsurance
3 4 (5.48%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (5.48%) User Experience
4 3 (4.11%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.37%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.37%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.37%) Social Media
5 1 (1.37%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.48%) Windows
2 3 (4.11%) Unix
3 1 (1.37%) Linux
3 1 (1.37%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (53.42%) Test Automation
2 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (32.88%) Software Testing
4 22 (30.14%) SDLC
5 20 (27.40%) Business Analysis
6 15 (20.55%) BDD
6 15 (20.55%) Scrum
7 13 (17.81%) OO
8 11 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (15.07%) PRINCE2
8 11 (15.07%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (13.70%) Business Process Analysis
9 10 (13.70%) Change Management
9 10 (13.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (12.33%) Project Planning
10 9 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (12.33%) Stress Testing
10 9 (12.33%) Task Automation
10 9 (12.33%) Test Strategy
10 9 (12.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.77%) C#
2 20 (27.40%) SQL
3 10 (13.70%) Java
4 9 (12.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.48%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.37%) C
6 1 (1.37%) C++
6 1 (1.37%) COBOL
6 1 (1.37%) Perl
6 1 (1.37%) PL/1
6 1 (1.37%) Python
6 1 (1.37%) REXX
6 1 (1.37%) VB
6 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (43.84%) ISTQB
2 12 (16.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (13.70%) Degree
4 5 (6.85%) PMP
5 3 (4.11%) CBAP
5 3 (4.11%) IIBA
5 3 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.37%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (28.77%) QA
2 2 (2.74%) PMO
3 1 (1.37%) EMIR
3 1 (1.37%) GDPR
3 1 (1.37%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) ACF2
1 1 (1.37%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.37%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.48%) HP
3 2 (2.74%) Cadence
4 1 (1.37%) IBM
4 1 (1.37%) Sun
4 1 (1.37%) Tableau