Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 170 141
Rank change year-on-year -24 -29 -14
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 42 65 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.80% 1.11% 1.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.11% 5.11% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 35 51 105
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% -7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £26,500 £28,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £48,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.18% +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 1,022 1,271 1,753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.47% 21.76% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 823 982 1,321
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,380 £24,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% -4.26% +4.44%

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 25 April 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 25 April 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
Leicestershire +5 19 £43,750 +25.00% 6
Nottinghamshire -2 13 £36,500 +4.29% 4
Derbyshire -10 8 £33,500 -27.17% 4
Northamptonshire -11 2 £43,000 +1.18%
ISEB
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 33 (78.57%) Test Automation
2 25 (59.52%) ISTQB
3 23 (54.76%) Finance
4 21 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 18 (42.86%) Test Strategy
5 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (40.48%) HP Quality Center
7 16 (38.10%) Selenium
7 16 (38.10%) JIRA
8 15 (35.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 14 (33.33%) Test Management
10 11 (26.19%) Regression Testing
10 11 (26.19%) Self-Motivation
11 10 (23.81%) Programme Management
12 9 (21.43%) HP
13 8 (19.05%) Software Testing
13 8 (19.05%) QA
13 8 (19.05%) Degree
13 8 (19.05%) Oracle
14 7 (16.67%) Scrum
15 6 (14.29%) Banking
15 6 (14.29%) C#
15 6 (14.29%) Java
15 6 (14.29%) Unix
15 6 (14.29%) Test Scripting
15 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
15 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
15 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (14.29%) DevOps
15 6 (14.29%) Fintech

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.38%) EngageOne
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.38%) EDRMS
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (38.10%) JIRA
1 16 (38.10%) Selenium
2 6 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 3 (7.14%) JMeter
4 2 (4.76%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (54.76%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Banking
3 5 (11.90%) Retail Banking
4 4 (9.52%) Retail
5 2 (4.76%) Marketing
6 1 (2.38%) Electronics
6 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Tester
2 10 (23.81%) Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) Test Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) Senior Manager
3 9 (21.43%) Senior Test Manager
3 9 (21.43%) Test Manager
4 7 (16.67%) Software Tester
5 6 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Implementation Manager
5 6 (14.29%) Senior Implementation Manager
5 6 (14.29%) Service Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) UAT Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) UAT Test Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) QA Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Automation Tester
7 4 (9.52%) Junior
7 4 (9.52%) Test Leader
8 3 (7.14%) Junior Tester
9 2 (4.76%) Junior Software Tester
9 2 (4.76%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.29%) Fintech
3 2 (4.76%) NHS
3 2 (4.76%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (78.57%) Test Automation
2 21 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 14 (33.33%) Test Management
5 11 (26.19%) Regression Testing
6 10 (23.81%) Programme Management
7 8 (19.05%) Software Testing
8 7 (16.67%) Scrum
9 6 (14.29%) DevOps
9 6 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
9 6 (14.29%) Test Scripting
9 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
10 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (11.90%) Co-Creation
10 5 (11.90%) SDLC
11 4 (9.52%) Analytical Thinking
11 4 (9.52%) Defect Management
12 3 (7.14%) Security Testing
12 3 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) C#
1 6 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (59.52%) ISTQB
2 15 (35.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (19.05%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) PMO
2 2 (4.76%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 17 (40.48%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) HP
2 8 (19.05%) Oracle
3 5 (11.90%) Misys
4 4 (9.52%) Google
4 4 (9.52%) Twitter
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.38%) SAP