Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 114 98
Rank change year-on-year -46 -16 -17
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 69 161 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.31% 2.45% 2.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.21% 9.90% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 59 143 210
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% +12.86% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £28,150 £21,250
90th Percentile £54,500 £53,600 £57,500
England median annual salary £42,000 £41,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +2.44% - +2.50%

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 1111 1627 2201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.13% 24.78% 29.62%
Number of salaries quoted 923 1234 1641
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -0.66%
10th Percentile £23,250 £22,750 £21,600
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £57,500
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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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
Nottinghamshire -29 31 £38,000 -1.94% 2
Leicestershire +29 19 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Derbyshire -7 7 £35,000 -6.67%
Northamptonshire -24 3 £45,000 +13.92%
ISEB
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 48 (69.57%) Test Automation
2 36 (52.17%) ISTQB
3 30 (43.48%) Test Strategy
4 29 (42.03%) User Acceptance Testing
5 24 (34.78%) Finance
5 24 (34.78%) HP Quality Center
6 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (30.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 19 (27.54%) JIRA
8 17 (24.64%) SQL
8 17 (24.64%) Scenario Testing
9 15 (21.74%) Test Scripting
10 14 (20.29%) Test Management
11 13 (18.84%) QA
11 13 (18.84%) Programme Management
12 12 (17.39%) Selenium
12 12 (17.39%) Manual Testing
13 10 (14.49%) HP
13 10 (14.49%) Project Management
13 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (13.04%) SDLC
14 9 (13.04%) Regression Testing
15 8 (11.59%) C#
16 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
16 7 (10.14%) Jenkins
16 7 (10.14%) Continuous Improvement
17 6 (8.70%) Degree
18 5 (7.25%) Security Testing
18 5 (7.25%) WebDriver
18 5 (7.25%) Performance Management

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 3 (4.35%) IBM Domino
2 2 (2.90%) Confluence
3 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Magento
1 1 (1.45%) SAP LE
1 1 (1.45%) SAP MM
1 1 (1.45%) SAP PP
1 1 (1.45%) SAP QM
1 1 (1.45%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 19 (27.54%) JIRA
2 12 (17.39%) Selenium
3 7 (10.14%) Jenkins
4 5 (7.25%) WebDriver
5 4 (5.80%) Git (software)
5 4 (5.80%) Robot Framework
6 3 (4.35%) JUnit
7 2 (2.90%) Appium
7 2 (2.90%) Calabash
7 2 (2.90%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.90%) Gatling
7 2 (2.90%) JBehave
7 2 (2.90%) JMeter
7 2 (2.90%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.90%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.45%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.45%) YouTrack
General
1 24 (34.78%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Retail
3 4 (5.80%) Billing
4 2 (2.90%) Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (40.58%) Analyst
2 23 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 13 (18.84%) Tester
4 12 (17.39%) Financial Analyst
4 12 (17.39%) Service Analyst
4 12 (17.39%) Test Manager
4 12 (17.39%) UAT Analyst
4 12 (17.39%) UAT Test Analyst
5 10 (14.49%) Senior Manager
5 10 (14.49%) Senior Test Manager
6 9 (13.04%) Automation Tester
7 5 (7.25%) Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Implementation Manager
7 5 (7.25%) Senior Implementation Manager
7 5 (7.25%) Test Leader
8 4 (5.80%) Software Tester
8 4 (5.80%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Lead Test Analyst
10 2 (2.90%) Automation Test Analyst
10 2 (2.90%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) EDI
2 1 (1.45%) Enzyme
2 1 (1.45%) Jest
2 1 (1.45%) React
2 1 (1.45%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) iPad
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) Windows
2 2 (2.90%) Android
2 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.45%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Unix
3 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (69.57%) Test Automation
2 30 (43.48%) Test Strategy
3 29 (42.03%) User Acceptance Testing
4 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (24.64%) Scenario Testing
6 15 (21.74%) Test Scripting
7 14 (20.29%) Test Management
8 13 (18.84%) Programme Management
9 12 (17.39%) Manual Testing
10 10 (14.49%) Project Management
11 9 (13.04%) Regression Testing
11 9 (13.04%) SDLC
12 7 (10.14%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (7.25%) Defect Management
13 5 (7.25%) Performance Management
13 5 (7.25%) PRINCE2
13 5 (7.25%) Security Testing
14 4 (5.80%) Analytical Thinking
14 4 (5.80%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.64%) SQL
2 8 (11.59%) C#
3 3 (4.35%) Java
3 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.90%) Python
4 2 (2.90%) Ruby
5 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (52.17%) ISTQB
2 21 (30.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (8.70%) Degree
4 2 (2.90%) CISM
4 2 (2.90%) CISMP
4 2 (2.90%) CISSP
4 2 (2.90%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.84%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) GDPR
2 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 24 (34.78%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) HP
2 4 (5.80%) Google
2 4 (5.80%) Siemens
2 4 (5.80%) Twitter
3 3 (4.35%) IBM
3 3 (4.35%) Lotus
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle
5 1 (1.45%) Remedy
5 1 (1.45%) SAP