Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 252 154 162
Rank change year-on-year -98 +8 -32
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 110 236 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.88% 1.89% 1.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.97% 6.72% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 95 188 201
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £29,450 £24,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.53% +6.25% -

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 of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3,707 3,513 4,515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 29.74% 28.19% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2,941 2,723 3,502
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in the East of England

ISEB
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for ISEB in the East of England

ISEB
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for ISEB in the East of England

ISEB
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 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
Hertfordshire -62 38 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Cambridgeshire -35 35 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Essex -14 14 £45,000 -14.29% 3
Bedfordshire +29 11 £42,500 +30.77%
Suffolk -31 9 £47,500 +39.71% 4
Norfolk +20 3 £32,500 +32.65%
ISEB
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 of England region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 65 (59.09%) ISTQB
2 54 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (48.18%) Test Automation
4 45 (40.91%) Software Testing
5 37 (33.64%) QA
6 27 (24.55%) Finance
7 24 (21.82%) SQL
8 22 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 22 (20.00%) SDLC
9 21 (19.09%) Manual Testing
10 18 (16.36%) Test Scripting
11 17 (15.45%) Microsoft
11 17 (15.45%) Regression Testing
12 16 (14.55%) Test Strategy
13 15 (13.64%) Scrum
13 15 (13.64%) Project Management
14 14 (12.73%) Selenium
14 14 (12.73%) Test Planning
15 13 (11.82%) Degree
15 13 (11.82%) C#
15 13 (11.82%) Linux
16 12 (10.91%) Business Analysis
16 12 (10.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 11 (10.00%) Git (software)
17 11 (10.00%) Python
18 10 (9.09%) JIRA
18 10 (9.09%) Waterfall
19 9 (8.18%) Gerrit
19 9 (8.18%) HP Quality Center
19 9 (8.18%) Analytical Skills

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (8.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (8.18%) MS Visio
2 6 (5.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.45%) TETRA
2 3 (2.73%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.82%) Internet
3 2 (1.82%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.91%) MS Access
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (12.73%) Selenium
2 11 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (9.09%) JIRA
4 9 (8.18%) Gerrit
5 6 (5.45%) Redmine
5 6 (5.45%) SpecFlow
5 6 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (4.55%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.55%) SoapUI
6 5 (4.55%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.73%) MSTest
7 3 (2.73%) NeoLoad
7 3 (2.73%) NUnit
7 3 (2.73%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.82%) HP UFT
8 2 (1.82%) JMeter
8 2 (1.82%) Rational Functional Tester
9 1 (0.91%) Appium
9 1 (0.91%) Calabash
9 1 (0.91%) LoadUI
General
1 27 (24.55%) Finance
2 5 (4.55%) Legal
2 5 (4.55%) Retail
3 3 (2.73%) Marketing
4 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (36.36%) Analyst
2 23 (20.91%) Test Analyst
2 23 (20.91%) Tester
3 16 (14.55%) Software Tester
3 16 (14.55%) Test Engineer
4 14 (12.73%) Software Analyst
4 14 (12.73%) Software Test Analyst
5 11 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 10 (9.09%) Automation Tester
7 9 (8.18%) Test Manager
8 8 (7.27%) Software Test Engineer
9 6 (5.45%) Project Manager
9 6 (5.45%) QA Engineer
9 6 (5.45%) Test Leader
10 4 (3.64%) Business Systems Analyst
10 4 (3.64%) QA Automation Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 4 (3.64%) Selenium Tester
10 4 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (3.64%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.36%) Gherkin
2 6 (5.45%) SOAP
2 6 (5.45%) WebRTC
3 5 (4.55%) .NET
4 4 (3.64%) Web Services
5 3 (2.73%) Middleware
6 2 (1.82%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.82%) REST
7 1 (0.91%) Flash
7 1 (0.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.73%) Driving Licence
2 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.82%) AS400
3 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (1.82%) Internet of Things
4 1 (0.91%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.82%) Linux
2 8 (7.27%) Windows
3 2 (1.82%) Android
3 2 (1.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (48.18%) Test Automation
3 45 (40.91%) Software Testing
4 22 (20.00%) SDLC
4 22 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 21 (19.09%) Manual Testing
6 18 (16.36%) Test Scripting
7 17 (15.45%) Regression Testing
8 16 (14.55%) Test Strategy
9 15 (13.64%) Project Management
9 15 (13.64%) Scrum
10 14 (12.73%) Test Planning
11 12 (10.91%) Business Analysis
12 10 (9.09%) Waterfall
13 7 (6.36%) PRINCE2
14 6 (5.45%) Load Testing
14 6 (5.45%) Performance Testing
14 6 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (5.45%) Test Management
14 6 (5.45%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.82%) SQL
2 13 (11.82%) C#
3 11 (10.00%) Python
4 5 (4.55%) Java
5 4 (3.64%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.73%) Ruby
7 2 (1.82%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.82%) PHP
7 2 (1.82%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.91%) Groovy
8 1 (0.91%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 65 (59.09%) ISTQB
2 13 (11.82%) Degree
3 12 (10.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.91%) APMP
7 1 (0.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (33.64%) QA
2 3 (2.73%) SLA
3 1 (0.91%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 9 (8.18%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.91%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (15.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.82%) HP
2 2 (1.82%) IBM
3 1 (0.91%) Cadence
3 1 (0.91%) Sitecore