Period
to 25 October 2020

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 25 October 2020 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
25 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 165 305 271
Rank change year-on-year +140 -34 -33
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 29 23 82
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.80% 0.23% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.25% 1.32% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 31 19 77
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -4.35%
10th Percentile £31,500 £45,250 £46,600
90th Percentile £75,000 £69,000 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £60,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 682 1,742 2,332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.89% 17.50% 20.95%
Number of salaries quoted 586 1,454 2,020
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +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 25 October 2020.

Salary histogram for ISEB in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 October 2020, 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 27 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (89.66%) Test Automation
3 22 (75.86%) ISTQB
3 22 (75.86%) Selenium
4 21 (72.41%) Regression Testing
5 20 (68.97%) Java
6 19 (65.52%) Cucumber
7 17 (58.62%) DevOps
8 16 (55.17%) Jenkins
8 16 (55.17%) Microservices
8 16 (55.17%) API Testing
8 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
9 14 (48.28%) Docker
10 11 (37.93%) WebDriver
10 11 (37.93%) Test Planning
10 11 (37.93%) QA
11 10 (34.48%) SDET
12 9 (31.03%) SQL
12 9 (31.03%) Web Services
13 8 (27.59%) Python
13 8 (27.59%) JIRA
13 8 (27.59%) Open Source
14 7 (24.14%) REST
14 7 (24.14%) Appium
14 7 (24.14%) Scrum
14 7 (24.14%) Windows
14 7 (24.14%) ETL
15 6 (20.69%) C#
15 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
15 6 (20.69%) JMeter

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 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) AWS
1 5 (17.24%) AWS Lambda
1 5 (17.24%) Serverless
2 3 (10.34%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) Power Platform
3 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.45%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 22 (75.86%) Selenium
2 19 (65.52%) Cucumber
3 16 (55.17%) Jenkins
4 11 (37.93%) WebDriver
5 8 (27.59%) JIRA
6 7 (24.14%) Appium
7 6 (20.69%) JMeter
8 5 (17.24%) Charles Proxy
9 3 (10.34%) Ranorex
9 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (6.90%) SpecFlow
11 1 (3.45%) JUnit
11 1 (3.45%) MSTest
11 1 (3.45%) SilkTest
11 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Tester
2 15 (51.72%) Automation Tester
3 11 (37.93%) Analyst
4 9 (31.03%) Test Analyst
5 7 (24.14%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (20.69%) Java Automation Tester
7 5 (17.24%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 5 (17.24%) Selenium Tester
7 5 (17.24%) Web Automation Tester
7 5 (17.24%) Web Tester
8 4 (13.79%) Mobile Tester
9 3 (10.34%) Agile Tester
9 3 (10.34%) ETL Tester
10 2 (6.90%) Test Manager
11 1 (3.45%) Banking Analyst
11 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
11 1 (3.45%) QA Analyst
11 1 (3.45%) Quality Analyst
11 1 (3.45%) UAT Analyst
11 1 (3.45%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) Web Services
2 7 (24.14%) REST
3 6 (20.69%) Node.js
4 5 (17.24%) Kafka
4 5 (17.24%) WebdriverIO
5 3 (10.34%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (6.90%) Gherkin
6 2 (6.90%) pytest
7 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) EPoS
3 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.45%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
3 3 (10.34%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (89.66%) Test Automation
3 21 (72.41%) Regression Testing
4 17 (58.62%) DevOps
5 16 (55.17%) API Testing
5 16 (55.17%) Microservices
6 11 (37.93%) Test Planning
7 10 (34.48%) SDET
8 8 (27.59%) Open Source
9 7 (24.14%) ETL
9 7 (24.14%) Scrum
10 6 (20.69%) Performance Testing
11 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
11 5 (17.24%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (17.24%) Web Testing
12 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
12 4 (13.79%) Robotic Process Automation
12 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) Java
2 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
3 9 (31.03%) SQL
4 8 (27.59%) Python
5 6 (20.69%) C#
6 3 (10.34%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) QA
System Software
1 14 (48.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Atlassian
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Micro Focus