Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 148 128
Rank change year-on-year -32 -20 -32
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 57 101 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.07% 1.65% 2.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.09% 7.13% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 50 82 144
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,775 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £46,125 £60,000
England median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.53% +6.25% -0.62%

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 1,119 1,416 1,939
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.01% 23.17% 28.17%
Number of salaries quoted 918 1,068 1,437
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,925 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +19 22 £52,500 +50.00% 6
Nottinghamshire -17 20 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Derbyshire -6 7 £35,000 -17.65% 5
Northamptonshire -14 2 £37,500 -5.06%
ISEB
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 46 (80.70%) Test Automation
2 31 (54.39%) ISTQB
2 31 (54.39%) Finance
3 29 (50.88%) Test Strategy
4 28 (49.12%) User Acceptance Testing
5 25 (43.86%) HP Quality Center
6 23 (40.35%) JIRA
7 20 (35.09%) Selenium
7 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (31.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 17 (29.82%) Test Management
10 15 (26.32%) Programme Management
11 12 (21.05%) HP
11 12 (21.05%) Test Scripting
11 12 (21.05%) Scenario Testing
12 11 (19.30%) QA
12 11 (19.30%) Regression Testing
13 9 (15.79%) Degree
14 8 (14.04%) Software Testing
14 8 (14.04%) Oracle
15 7 (12.28%) C#
15 7 (12.28%) Java
15 7 (12.28%) Project Management
15 7 (12.28%) Scrum
15 7 (12.28%) Manual Testing
15 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (10.53%) DevOps
16 6 (10.53%) Fintech
16 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
16 6 (10.53%) Banking

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 (3.51%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) EngageOne
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.75%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (40.35%) JIRA
2 20 (35.09%) Selenium
3 6 (10.53%) Cucumber
4 5 (8.77%) WebDriver
5 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
5 4 (7.02%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.02%) Robot Framework
6 3 (5.26%) JMeter
7 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (54.39%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Banking
3 5 (8.77%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.51%) Marketing
4 2 (3.51%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Electronics
5 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Analyst
1 17 (29.82%) Test Analyst
2 13 (22.81%) Test Manager
3 12 (21.05%) Financial Analyst
3 12 (21.05%) Senior Manager
3 12 (21.05%) Senior Test Manager
3 12 (21.05%) Service Analyst
3 12 (21.05%) Tester
3 12 (21.05%) UAT Analyst
3 12 (21.05%) UAT Test Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Automation Tester
5 7 (12.28%) Implementation Manager
5 7 (12.28%) Senior Implementation Manager
6 5 (8.77%) QA Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Test Leader
7 4 (7.02%) Software Tester
8 2 (3.51%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Release Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) .NET
2 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.53%) Fintech
3 2 (3.51%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Unix
2 1 (1.75%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (80.70%) Test Automation
2 29 (50.88%) Test Strategy
3 28 (49.12%) User Acceptance Testing
4 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (29.82%) Test Management
6 15 (26.32%) Programme Management
7 12 (21.05%) Scenario Testing
7 12 (21.05%) Test Scripting
8 11 (19.30%) Regression Testing
9 8 (14.04%) Software Testing
10 7 (12.28%) Manual Testing
10 7 (12.28%) Project Management
10 7 (12.28%) Scrum
11 6 (10.53%) DevOps
11 6 (10.53%) Unit Testing
12 5 (8.77%) Co-Creation
12 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (8.77%) Performance Management
12 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2
12 5 (8.77%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) C#
1 7 (12.28%) Java
2 6 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (54.39%) ISTQB
2 18 (31.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (15.79%) Degree
4 1 (1.75%) CISM
4 1 (1.75%) CISMP
4 1 (1.75%) CISSP
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.75%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.30%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) SEPA
3 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Systems Management
1 25 (43.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) HP
2 8 (14.04%) Oracle
3 5 (8.77%) Misys
4 4 (7.02%) Google
4 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.02%) Twitter
5 2 (3.51%) IBM
5 2 (3.51%) Lotus
6 1 (1.75%) SAP