Period
to 20 February 2019

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 February 2019 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 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 226 204 183
Rank change year-on-year -22 -21 -5
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 96 139 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.92% 1.29% 1.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.42% 5.74% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 72 123 154
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +13.64% +10.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £89,750 £65,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 2,173 2,421 2,512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.93% 22.53% 24.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,850 2,172 2,249
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +0.87% +4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,700
90th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 February 2019.

Salary histogram for ISEB in the City of London

ISEB
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the City of London region over the 6 months to 20 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 1 £32,500 -
ISEB
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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 71 (73.96%) Finance
2 62 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (57.29%) Test Automation
4 49 (51.04%) QA
5 36 (37.50%) Software Testing
6 32 (33.33%) ISTQB
7 30 (31.25%) Regression Testing
7 30 (31.25%) SQL
8 29 (30.21%) Test Scripting
9 28 (29.17%) Waterfall
10 26 (27.08%) Mentoring
11 25 (26.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 25 (26.04%) Mobile App
11 25 (26.04%) Manual Testing
12 24 (25.00%) Microsoft
13 23 (23.96%) DB2
13 23 (23.96%) SDLC
14 20 (20.83%) Business Process Analysis
15 18 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (17.71%) Selenium
17 16 (16.67%) C#
17 16 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
18 15 (15.63%) IBM
18 15 (15.63%) AS400
18 15 (15.63%) Business Analysis
18 15 (15.63%) Systems Analysis
19 14 (14.58%) TOGAF
19 14 (14.58%) Quantitative Analysis
19 14 (14.58%) 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 8 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (5.21%) Confluence
3 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.04%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.33%) 3G
1 8 (8.33%) 4G
1 8 (8.33%) GPRS
1 8 (8.33%) GSM
1 8 (8.33%) LTE
1 8 (8.33%) PSTN
2 1 (1.04%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.96%) DB2
2 3 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.04%) Blockchain
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (17.71%) Selenium
2 11 (11.46%) JIRA
3 10 (10.42%) HP UFT
3 10 (10.42%) SpecFlow
4 5 (5.21%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.17%) SoapUI
6 3 (3.13%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.08%) Appium
7 2 (2.08%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.08%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.08%) Zephyr
8 1 (1.04%) Hudson
8 1 (1.04%) MSTest
8 1 (1.04%) SilkPerformer
8 1 (1.04%) SilkTest
General
1 71 (73.96%) Finance
2 8 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.13%) Advertising
3 3 (3.13%) Front Office
3 3 (3.13%) Law
4 1 (1.04%) Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Legal
4 1 (1.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (58.33%) Analyst
2 41 (42.71%) Test Analyst
3 21 (21.88%) Financial Analyst
3 21 (21.88%) Service Analyst
4 17 (17.71%) Senior Analyst
5 16 (16.67%) Business Analyst
6 15 (15.63%) Lead Test Analyst
7 14 (14.58%) Architect
7 14 (14.58%) Business Architect
7 14 (14.58%) Test Leader
8 12 (12.50%) Senior Financial Analyst
8 12 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
9 11 (11.46%) Developer
9 11 (11.46%) Developer in Test
9 11 (11.46%) Test Automation Developer
10 10 (10.42%) Analyst Developer
10 10 (10.42%) Automation Test Analyst
10 10 (10.42%) Tester
11 8 (8.33%) Team Leader
11 8 (8.33%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.50%) Gherkin
2 7 (7.29%) .NET
3 3 (3.13%) HTML
3 3 (3.13%) XML
4 1 (1.04%) Behat
4 1 (1.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.04%) Mobile App
2 18 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (15.63%) AS400
4 8 (8.33%) Blackberry
5 5 (5.21%) Fintech
6 3 (3.13%) Derivative
6 3 (3.13%) OTC Derivatives
7 2 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.04%) Bitcoin
8 1 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.42%) Android
1 10 (10.42%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.04%) Linux
2 1 (1.04%) Windows
2 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (57.29%) Test Automation
3 36 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 30 (31.25%) Regression Testing
5 29 (30.21%) Test Scripting
6 28 (29.17%) Waterfall
7 26 (27.08%) Mentoring
8 25 (26.04%) Manual Testing
9 23 (23.96%) SDLC
10 20 (20.83%) Business Process Analysis
11 18 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
13 15 (15.63%) Business Analysis
13 15 (15.63%) Systems Analysis
14 14 (14.58%) BDD
14 14 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (14.58%) Critical Success Factor
14 14 (14.58%) Process Improvement
14 14 (14.58%) Quantitative Analysis
14 14 (14.58%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 30 (31.25%) SQL
2 16 (16.67%) C#
3 9 (9.38%) Java
4 7 (7.29%) Python
5 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.13%) Ruby
6 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.08%) VBA
7 1 (1.04%) C
7 1 (1.04%) PHP
7 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 25 (26.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (7.29%) Degree
4 1 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (51.04%) QA
2 3 (3.13%) GDPR
3 1 (1.04%) PMO
Systems Management
1 8 (8.33%) AirWatch
2 2 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.63%) IBM
3 9 (9.38%) Atlassian
4 8 (8.33%) Apple
4 8 (8.33%) MobileIron
5 2 (2.08%) HP
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle
6 1 (1.04%) Borland