Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 167 111
Rank change year-on-year -19 -56 -3
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 34 59 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.71% 1.14% 2.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.31% 5.28% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 33 50 143
East Midlands median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,125 £28,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £48,125 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.61%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,027 1,118 1,678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.54% 21.65% 25.86%
Number of salaries quoted 784 941 1,275
East Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,575 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £58,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing ISEB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in the East Midlands

ISEB
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for ISEB in the East Midlands

ISEB
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for ISEB in the East Midlands

ISEB
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 September 2018. 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
Derbyshire +6 12 £26,250 -43.55% 1
Nottinghamshire -1 10 £38,000 +1.33% 5
Leicestershire -13 7 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Northamptonshire -10 4 £51,500 +96.19%
Lincolnshire - 1 £40,000 -
ISEB
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 23 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (64.71%) ISTQB
3 18 (52.94%) Test Automation
4 16 (47.06%) Software Testing
5 13 (38.24%) Finance
6 11 (32.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (29.41%) Selenium
7 10 (29.41%) Scrum
8 9 (26.47%) Java
8 9 (26.47%) QA
9 8 (23.53%) Gherkin
9 8 (23.53%) SDLC
9 8 (23.53%) Degree
9 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
10 7 (20.59%) Defect Management
10 7 (20.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (20.59%) Cucumber
11 6 (17.65%) Scenario Testing
11 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (17.65%) Oracle
11 6 (17.65%) Unix
12 5 (14.71%) Retail
13 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
13 4 (11.76%) LAN
13 4 (11.76%) WAN
13 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (11.76%) NHS
13 4 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
13 4 (11.76%) Office 365
13 4 (11.76%) System Testing

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) LAN
1 4 (11.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Selenium
2 7 (20.59%) Cucumber
3 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.88%) JIRA
5 1 (2.94%) Appium
5 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.94%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.94%) Subversion
5 1 (2.94%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (2.94%) UI Automator
5 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Analyst
2 12 (35.29%) Test Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Senior Test Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Tester
4 7 (20.59%) Software Tester
5 6 (17.65%) Business Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Junior
5 6 (17.65%) Junior Software Tester
5 6 (17.65%) Junior Tester
5 6 (17.65%) QA Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) Senior QA Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) IT Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Senior UAT Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) UAT Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) UAT Test Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Business IT Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) NHS
3 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Unix
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (52.94%) Test Automation
3 16 (47.06%) Software Testing
4 11 (32.35%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (29.41%) Scrum
6 8 (23.53%) SDLC
7 7 (20.59%) Defect Management
8 6 (17.65%) Scenario Testing
9 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
9 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (11.76%) System Testing
10 3 (8.82%) Project Management
10 3 (8.82%) User Stories
11 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (5.88%) Data Mapping
11 2 (5.88%) Functional Testing
11 2 (5.88%) Prototyping
11 2 (5.88%) Software Deployment
11 2 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) VB
2 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.94%) VBA
2 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (64.71%) ISTQB
2 8 (23.53%) Degree
3 7 (20.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.88%) CBAP
5 2 (5.88%) IIBA
5 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Google
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Cadence
3 1 (2.94%) Kronos
3 1 (2.94%) Twitter