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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
England / East of England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 145 168
Rank change year-on-year -37 +23  
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 73 119 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.19% 1.77% 1.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.89% 6.01% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 57 107 104
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £51,000 £58,100
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1877 1981 2565
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 30.66% 29.43% 31.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1449 1638 2106
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,085
10% offered a salary of more than £62,300 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing ISEB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk +1 26 £29,000 -17.14% 4
Cambridgeshire -11 17 £45,000 +28.75% 3
Bedfordshire +18 13 £42,500 -2.85% 4
Hertfordshire -27 10 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Essex -17 5 £55,000 -5.17%
Norfolk -3 2 £36,250 +68.60% 6
ISEB
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 of England region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 80 (50.31%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (46.54%) ISTQB
3 73 (45.91%) Test Automation
4 66 (41.51%) QA
5 51 (32.08%) Degree
6 50 (31.45%) Selenium
6 50 (31.45%) SQL
7 42 (26.42%) Finance
8 41 (25.79%) Microsoft
9 34 (21.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 34 (21.38%) Business Analysis
9 34 (21.38%) Manual Testing
10 31 (19.50%) SDLC
11 30 (18.87%) Waterfall
12 28 (17.61%) User Acceptance Testing
12 28 (17.61%) Software Testing
13 27 (16.98%) ITIL
13 27 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
13 27 (16.98%) Test Strategy
14 26 (16.35%) .NET
15 24 (15.09%) Retail
15 24 (15.09%) JIRA
16 23 (14.47%) Computer Science
17 22 (13.84%) C#
17 22 (13.84%) PRINCE2
18 20 (12.58%) Project Management
19 19 (11.95%) Continuous Improvement
20 18 (11.32%) MS Visio
20 18 (11.32%) Scrum
21 17 (10.69%) Computer Science Degree

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 3 (1.89%) CMS
1 3 (1.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 18 (11.32%) MS Visio
2 14 (8.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (4.40%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (2.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.89%) Postilion
2 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.14%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (3.14%) IaaS
2 5 (3.14%) PaaS
3 3 (1.89%) SaaS
4 1 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.89%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.14%) DB2
2 5 (3.14%) MySQL
3 2 (1.26%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 50 (31.45%) Selenium
2 24 (15.09%) JIRA
3 10 (6.29%) JMeter
4 8 (5.03%) Bugzilla
4 8 (5.03%) Cucumber
4 8 (5.03%) SpecFlow
4 8 (5.03%) Testopia
5 7 (4.40%) HP UFT
6 6 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.77%) WebDriver
7 4 (2.52%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.89%) Subversion
9 2 (1.26%) Axure RP
9 2 (1.26%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.26%) LoadRunner
9 2 (1.26%) Robot Framework
9 2 (1.26%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.26%) TestComplete
9 2 (1.26%) WATIR
10 1 (0.63%) NUnit
General
1 42 (26.42%) Finance
2 24 (15.09%) Retail
3 14 (8.81%) Banking
4 9 (5.66%) Telecoms
5 8 (5.03%) Publishing
6 4 (2.52%) Legal
7 3 (1.89%) Marketing
8 2 (1.26%) Law
9 1 (0.63%) Billing
9 1 (0.63%) Electronics
9 1 (0.63%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 93 (58.49%) Analyst
2 49 (30.82%) Test Analyst
3 33 (20.75%) Business Analyst
4 25 (15.72%) Tester
5 18 (11.32%) Software Tester
6 17 (10.69%) Senior Analyst
7 16 (10.06%) QA Analyst
8 15 (9.43%) IT Analyst
8 15 (9.43%) Test Leader
9 14 (8.81%) QA Engineer
9 14 (8.81%) QA Test Analyst
10 13 (8.18%) Automation Tester
10 13 (8.18%) Business IT Analyst
10 13 (8.18%) IT Business Analyst
11 12 (7.55%) Manual Test Analyst
11 12 (7.55%) QA Tester
12 11 (6.92%) Test Engineer
13 10 (6.29%) Automation Test Analyst
13 10 (6.29%) Graduate
13 10 (6.29%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.35%) .NET
2 8 (5.03%) Gherkin
3 3 (1.89%) Silverlight
3 3 (1.89%) SOAP
3 3 (1.89%) WPF
4 2 (1.26%) REST
4 2 (1.26%) SAP XI
4 2 (1.26%) Web Services
5 1 (0.63%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (14.47%) Computer Science
3 16 (10.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (8.18%) Client/Server
5 11 (6.92%) Virtual Team
6 5 (3.14%) CMDB
6 5 (3.14%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.14%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.26%) Xbox
8 1 (0.63%) AS400
8 1 (0.63%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.63%) Life Science
8 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.63%) Robotics
8 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.29%) Windows
2 3 (1.89%) Linux
2 3 (1.89%) Unix
3 2 (1.26%) Android
3 2 (1.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (50.31%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (45.91%) Test Automation
3 34 (21.38%) Business Analysis
3 34 (21.38%) Manual Testing
3 34 (21.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (19.50%) SDLC
5 30 (18.87%) Waterfall
6 28 (17.61%) Software Testing
6 28 (17.61%) User Acceptance Testing
7 27 (16.98%) ITIL
7 27 (16.98%) Test Strategy
8 22 (13.84%) PRINCE2
9 20 (12.58%) Project Management
10 19 (11.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (11.32%) Scrum
12 16 (10.06%) Test Management
12 16 (10.06%) Test Scripting
13 15 (9.43%) Defect Management
13 15 (9.43%) Regression Testing
14 14 (8.81%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 50 (31.45%) SQL
2 22 (13.84%) C#
3 13 (8.18%) Java
4 3 (1.89%) C++
5 2 (1.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.63%) Perl
6 1 (0.63%) PHP
6 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 74 (46.54%) ISTQB
2 51 (32.08%) Degree
3 17 (10.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (5.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (3.77%) APMP
5 6 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (3.14%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.14%) PMP
7 4 (2.52%) CBAP
7 4 (2.52%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (1.26%) HND
8 2 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (41.51%) QA
2 4 (2.52%) PMO
3 3 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (3.14%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (3.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 41 (25.79%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.43%) Oracle
3 10 (6.29%) CA Agile Central
3 10 (6.29%) HP
4 7 (4.40%) VMware
5 5 (3.14%) BMC
5 5 (3.14%) CheckPoint
5 5 (3.14%) Cisco
5 5 (3.14%) Citrix
5 5 (3.14%) EMC
5 5 (3.14%) IBM
5 5 (3.14%) Juniper
5 5 (3.14%) NetApp
6 4 (2.52%) SAP
7 3 (1.89%) Cadence
7 3 (1.89%) NCR
7 3 (1.89%) Snow
8 2 (1.26%) Guidewire
8 2 (1.26%) ServiceNow
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