Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 141 125
Rank change year-on-year -37 -16 +12
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 29 73 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.66% 1.62% 2.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.64% 5.23% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18 55 112
Hertfordshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -20.00% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,800 £28,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £80,000
East of England median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +8.57% -19.54% +8.75%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1097 1396 1750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 24.90% 30.98% 32.75%
Number of salaries quoted 912 1096 1420
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% - +1.18%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing ISEB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Hertfordshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for ISEB in Hertfordshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Hertfordshire

ISEB
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Watford -4 7 £55,000 +57.14%
Hemel Hempstead -2 4 £37,500 -25.00%
Hatfield +8 2 - -
Stevenage -10 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Harpenden +13 1 - -
St Albans -5 1 £47,500 +5.56%
Hitchin - 1 - -
ISEB
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (31.03%) PRINCE2
4 8 (27.59%) ISTQB
5 7 (24.14%) JIRA
5 7 (24.14%) Test Scripting
5 7 (24.14%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (24.14%) Line Management
5 7 (24.14%) ITIL
5 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (24.14%) Software Testing
6 6 (20.69%) Regression Testing
6 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (20.69%) Project Management
6 6 (20.69%) SDLC
6 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
6 6 (20.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 5 (17.24%) Contract Management
7 5 (17.24%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (17.24%) Load Testing
7 5 (17.24%) Performance Management
7 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
7 5 (17.24%) Financial Modelling
7 5 (17.24%) Matrix Management
7 5 (17.24%) Resource Management
7 5 (17.24%) Service Design
7 5 (17.24%) Escalation Management
7 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 5 (17.24%) Critical Success Factor
7 5 (17.24%) Redmine

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) TETRA
2 3 (10.34%) SMS
3 2 (6.90%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) JIRA
2 5 (17.24%) Redmine
3 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (10.34%) Selenium
5 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.90%) JMeter
5 2 (6.90%) LoadRunner
5 2 (6.90%) NeoLoad
5 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
5 2 (6.90%) WebDriver
6 1 (3.45%) Appium
6 1 (3.45%) Calabash
6 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.45%) Robot Framework
6 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Service Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Test Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Test Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Tester
4 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Tester
5 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Software Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Mac Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Test Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Middleware
1 5 (17.24%) WebRTC
2 3 (10.34%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) Flash
3 2 (6.90%) Gherkin
3 2 (6.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) PRINCE2
2 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) Line Management
2 7 (24.14%) Software Testing
2 7 (24.14%) Test Scripting
3 6 (20.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 6 (20.69%) Project Management
3 6 (20.69%) Regression Testing
3 6 (20.69%) SDLC
3 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
4 5 (17.24%) Financial Modelling
4 5 (17.24%) ITSM
4 5 (17.24%) Load Testing
4 5 (17.24%) Matrix Management
4 5 (17.24%) Performance Management
4 5 (17.24%) Resource Management
4 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
4 5 (17.24%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
3 3 (10.34%) C#
3 3 (10.34%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (27.59%) ISTQB
3 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
4 4 (13.79%) Degree
4 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
2 3 (10.34%) QA
3 1 (3.45%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Cadence
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) CA
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.45%) Snow