Period
to 22 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
England > London
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 386 539 451
Rank change year-on-year +153 -88 -55
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 86 182 414
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.44% 0.33% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.16% 1.66% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 78 122 352
Median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £41,009 £41,250 £40,025
90th Percentile £75,750 £72,250 £82,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +8.24%

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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3,973 10,973 15,186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.12% 20.10% 22.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3,094 8,240 11,324
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in London

ISEB
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ISEB in London.

Salary trend for ISEB in London

ISEB
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing ISEB in London over the 6 months to 22 October 2020.

Salary histogram for ISEB in London

ISEB
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the London region over the 6 months to 22 October 2020. 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
Central London +154 38 £60,500 +10.00% 1
West London +73 3 £47,500 +8.57%
South London +58 2 £65,000 +23.81%
North London +34 2 £45,612 +30.32%
ISEB
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 63 (73.26%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (47.67%) Test Automation
3 37 (43.02%) ISTQB
4 35 (40.70%) Finance
5 31 (36.05%) Java
6 30 (34.88%) Selenium
7 28 (32.56%) DevOps
8 26 (30.23%) Cucumber
8 26 (30.23%) Scrum
9 24 (27.91%) Regression Testing
10 23 (26.74%) Waterfall
11 21 (24.42%) JavaScript
12 20 (23.26%) Business Analysis
12 20 (23.26%) API Testing
12 20 (23.26%) Jenkins
13 19 (22.09%) QA
14 18 (20.93%) Microservices
15 17 (19.77%) JIRA
16 16 (18.60%) SQL
16 16 (18.60%) SDLC
16 16 (18.60%) SDET
17 15 (17.44%) Docker
18 14 (16.28%) Test Planning
18 14 (16.28%) CBAP
18 14 (16.28%) Python
19 13 (15.12%) C#
19 13 (15.12%) IIBA
19 13 (15.12%) WebDriver
19 13 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
19 13 (15.12%) Scaled Agile Framework

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (6.98%) Confluence
2 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.16%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (8.14%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.33%) Open Workbench
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.98%) AWS
1 6 (6.98%) AWS Lambda
1 6 (6.98%) Serverless
2 4 (4.65%) Azure
2 4 (4.65%) Power Platform
3 3 (3.49%) Office 365
4 2 (2.33%) SaaS
4 2 (2.33%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.98%) Blockchain
3 5 (5.81%) Big Data
4 4 (4.65%) Power BI
5 3 (3.49%) Tableau
6 2 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 30 (34.88%) Selenium
2 26 (30.23%) Cucumber
3 20 (23.26%) Jenkins
4 17 (19.77%) JIRA
5 13 (15.12%) WebDriver
6 11 (12.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (11.63%) Appium
8 8 (9.30%) JMeter
9 7 (8.14%) SpecFlow
10 6 (6.98%) Charles Proxy
11 4 (4.65%) Git (software)
11 4 (4.65%) Ranorex
11 4 (4.65%) SoapUI
12 3 (3.49%) eggPlant
13 2 (2.33%) LoadRunner
14 1 (1.16%) HP UFT
14 1 (1.16%) JUnit
14 1 (1.16%) REST Assured
14 1 (1.16%) SilkTest
14 1 (1.16%) Subversion
General
1 35 (40.70%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Banking
3 5 (5.81%) Marketing
3 5 (5.81%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) Front Office
4 2 (2.33%) Legal
4 2 (2.33%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.16%) Advertising
5 1 (1.16%) Local Government
5 1 (1.16%) Police
Job Titles
1 41 (47.67%) Analyst
2 29 (33.72%) Business Analyst
3 19 (22.09%) Tester
4 18 (20.93%) Automation Tester
5 11 (12.79%) Test Analyst
6 8 (9.30%) Financial Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Automation Test Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Finance Business Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Web Automation Tester
7 7 (8.14%) Web Tester
8 6 (6.98%) Java Automation Tester
8 6 (6.98%) Mobile Tester
8 6 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Regulatory Business Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 5 (5.81%) Selenium Tester
9 5 (5.81%) Senior Business Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Test Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.95%) REST
1 12 (13.95%) Web Services
2 7 (8.14%) Node.js
3 6 (6.98%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (6.98%) Kafka
3 6 (6.98%) SOAP
3 6 (6.98%) WebdriverIO
4 5 (5.81%) Gherkin
5 2 (2.33%) pytest
5 2 (2.33%) XML
6 1 (1.16%) HTML
6 1 (1.16%) Jest
6 1 (1.16%) Nightwatchjs
6 1 (1.16%) OAuth
6 1 (1.16%) OAuth2
6 1 (1.16%) React
6 1 (1.16%) Redux
6 1 (1.16%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.49%) EPoS
2 3 (3.49%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.33%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.33%) Equities
3 2 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.16%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.30%) Windows
2 7 (8.14%) Linux
3 3 (3.49%) Android
3 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.49%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (73.26%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (47.67%) Test Automation
3 28 (32.56%) DevOps
4 26 (30.23%) Scrum
5 24 (27.91%) Regression Testing
6 23 (26.74%) Waterfall
7 20 (23.26%) API Testing
7 20 (23.26%) Business Analysis
8 18 (20.93%) Microservices
9 16 (18.60%) SDET
9 16 (18.60%) SDLC
10 14 (16.28%) Test Planning
11 13 (15.12%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 12 (13.95%) Analytics
12 12 (13.95%) Project Delivery
12 12 (13.95%) Test Strategy
13 11 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (12.79%) User Stories
14 10 (11.63%) Performance Testing
15 9 (10.47%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.05%) Java
2 21 (24.42%) JavaScript
3 16 (18.60%) SQL
4 14 (16.28%) Python
5 13 (15.12%) C#
6 3 (3.49%) Java 8
7 2 (2.33%) C++
7 2 (2.33%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (43.02%) ISTQB
2 14 (16.28%) CBAP
3 13 (15.12%) IIBA
4 12 (13.95%) Degree
5 4 (4.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (3.49%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (22.09%) QA
2 5 (5.81%) GDPR
2 5 (5.81%) IFRS
3 4 (4.65%) Data Quality
4 3 (3.49%) EMIR
4 3 (3.49%) MiFID
4 3 (3.49%) PMO
5 2 (2.33%) PSD2
6 1 (1.16%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 15 (17.44%) Docker
2 1 (1.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.16%) Control-M
2 1 (1.16%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (12.79%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.98%) Oracle
3 5 (5.81%) Atlassian
4 3 (3.49%) Cadence
4 3 (3.49%) Pardot
4 3 (3.49%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.16%) BiZZdesign
5 1 (1.16%) Capita
5 1 (1.16%) Informatica
5 1 (1.16%) Micro Focus
5 1 (1.16%) TIBCO