Period
to 27 July 2021

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 27 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
England > London
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 584 471 464
Rank change year-on-year -113 -7 +11
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 89 91 304
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.31% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.11% 1.55% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 80 77 178
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,500 £38,025
25th Percentile £43,000 £44,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,350 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.67% +0.64% -
75th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £68,875 £76,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 8,038 5,873 12,049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.89% 20.20% 20.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5,108 4,440 9,172
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
75th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £101,250 £96,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 27 July 2021.

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 27 July 2021. 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 -6 21 £46,000 -22.69% 3
South London +3 5 £50,000 -20.00% 1
East London - 2 £61,750 - 1
West London -26 1 £54,000 -1.82% 1
ISEB
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, 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 41 (46.07%) Social Skills
2 39 (43.82%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (39.33%) ISTQB
4 33 (37.08%) Test Automation
4 33 (37.08%) Business Analysis
5 29 (32.58%) QA
6 25 (28.09%) Selenium
7 22 (24.72%) JIRA
8 21 (23.60%) Scrum
9 20 (22.47%) Workshop Facilitation
9 20 (22.47%) Requirements Gathering
10 19 (21.35%) User Stories
10 19 (21.35%) DevOps
10 19 (21.35%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (19.10%) SQL
12 16 (17.98%) Finance
12 16 (17.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 15 (16.85%) User Acceptance Testing
14 14 (15.73%) Regression Testing
14 14 (15.73%) Software Testing
14 14 (15.73%) Problem-Solving
15 13 (14.61%) ETL
15 13 (14.61%) Project Management
15 13 (14.61%) Degree
16 12 (13.48%) SpecFlow
16 12 (13.48%) Migration
17 11 (12.36%) Risk Management
17 11 (12.36%) BDD
17 11 (12.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 10 (11.24%) Confluence

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 10 (11.24%) Confluence
2 6 (6.74%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.25%) CMS
3 2 (2.25%) WordPress
4 1 (1.12%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (5.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (5.62%) MS Visio
4 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.12%) Sage X3
1 1 (1.12%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.99%) SaaS
2 7 (7.87%) Azure
3 5 (5.62%) AWS
4 4 (4.49%) Azure Data Factory
4 4 (4.49%) IBM Blueworks
4 4 (4.49%) Microsoft 365
4 4 (4.49%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.12%) Azure Service Fabric
5 1 (1.12%) BlazeMeter
5 1 (1.12%) BrowserStack
5 1 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.12%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) Internet
1 2 (2.25%) LAN
1 2 (2.25%) WAN
2 1 (1.12%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.99%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (6.74%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.49%) Data Lake
3 4 (4.49%) Power BI
3 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (28.09%) Selenium
2 22 (24.72%) JIRA
3 12 (13.48%) SpecFlow
4 8 (8.99%) Cucumber
5 7 (7.87%) WebDriver
6 5 (5.62%) NUnit
6 5 (5.62%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.49%) Cypress.io
8 3 (3.37%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.37%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.25%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.25%) JMeter
9 2 (2.25%) REST Assured
9 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio Coded UI
10 1 (1.12%) Burp Suite
10 1 (1.12%) Gatling
10 1 (1.12%) Mocha
10 1 (1.12%) TestRail
General
1 41 (46.07%) Social Skills
2 19 (21.35%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (17.98%) Finance
4 7 (7.87%) Presentation Skills
5 5 (5.62%) Banking
6 4 (4.49%) Organisational Skills
7 3 (3.37%) Advertising
7 3 (3.37%) Law
7 3 (3.37%) Legal
8 2 (2.25%) Public Sector
8 2 (2.25%) Social Housing
9 1 (1.12%) Aerospace
9 1 (1.12%) Automotive
9 1 (1.12%) German Language
9 1 (1.12%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (1.12%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.12%) Publishing
9 1 (1.12%) Retail
9 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (50.56%) Analyst
2 32 (35.96%) Business Analyst
3 10 (11.24%) Business IT Analyst
3 10 (11.24%) IT Analyst
3 10 (11.24%) IT Business Analyst
4 8 (8.99%) QA Engineer
5 7 (7.87%) Test Analyst
6 6 (6.74%) Test Leader
6 6 (6.74%) Tester
7 5 (5.62%) Business Systems Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Automation Tester
8 4 (4.49%) Data Protection Advisor
8 4 (4.49%) Digital Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Digital Business Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Selenium Tester
8 4 (4.49%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Senior Business Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.99%) REST
2 7 (7.87%) .NET
3 6 (6.74%) JSON
3 6 (6.74%) XML
4 5 (5.62%) Web Services
5 4 (4.49%) Gherkin
5 4 (4.49%) pytest
5 4 (4.49%) SOAP
6 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (3.37%) RESTful
7 2 (2.25%) HTML
8 1 (1.12%) Jest
8 1 (1.12%) Node.js
8 1 (1.12%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.74%) Analytical Mindset
2 5 (5.62%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.49%) Wiki
4 3 (3.37%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.12%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.12%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.12%) Housing Association
6 1 (1.12%) Legacy Applications
6 1 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.62%) Windows
2 4 (4.49%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.12%) Linux
3 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (43.82%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (37.08%) Business Analysis
2 33 (37.08%) Test Automation
3 21 (23.60%) Scrum
4 20 (22.47%) Requirements Gathering
4 20 (22.47%) Workshop Facilitation
5 19 (21.35%) DevOps
5 19 (21.35%) User Stories
6 15 (16.85%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (15.73%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (15.73%) Regression Testing
7 14 (15.73%) Software Testing
8 13 (14.61%) ETL
8 13 (14.61%) Project Management
9 12 (13.48%) Migration
10 11 (12.36%) BDD
10 11 (12.36%) Risk Management
10 11 (12.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 10 (11.24%) SDLC
11 10 (11.24%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.10%) SQL
2 10 (11.24%) C#
2 10 (11.24%) Java
3 8 (8.99%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.49%) Python
5 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (39.33%) ISTQB
2 16 (17.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 13 (14.61%) Degree
4 6 (6.74%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (4.49%) IIBA
6 3 (3.37%) APMP
6 3 (3.37%) CBAP
6 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (2.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.12%) CISM
8 1 (1.12%) CISMP
8 1 (1.12%) CISSP
8 1 (1.12%) CITP
8 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.12%) IISP
8 1 (1.12%) Master's Degree
8 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (32.58%) QA
2 8 (8.99%) GDPR
3 4 (4.49%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.49%) PMO
4 3 (3.37%) SLA
5 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (8.99%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.49%) HP ALM
2 4 (4.49%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.49%) Atlassian
2 4 (4.49%) Databricks
2 4 (4.49%) HP
2 4 (4.49%) IBM
2 4 (4.49%) OneTrust
3 2 (2.25%) Cisco
3 2 (2.25%) Juniper
3 2 (2.25%) LexisNexis
3 2 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.12%) BiZZdesign
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle
4 1 (1.12%) Perfecto Mobile
4 1 (1.12%) Sage
4 1 (1.12%) SAP
4 1 (1.12%) Sparx
4 1 (1.12%) Veracode