Period
to 24 June 2019

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 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
England > London
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 442 426 354
Rank change year-on-year -16 -72 -52
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 335 458 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.58% 0.65% 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.76% 2.82% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 192 347 549
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 12,126 16,224 16,543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 21.04% 23.18% 23.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8,954 12,197 13,061
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in London

ISEB
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for ISEB in London

ISEB
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in London over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

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 24 June 2019. 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 -13 63 £55,000 -4.35%
South London +11 20 £54,072 +8.14%
West London +25 10 £45,000 +5.88%
East London +31 2 £60,000 -
North London - 1 £35,000 -
ISEB
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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.

1 229 (68.36%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (48.36%) Finance
3 156 (46.57%) ISTQB
4 153 (45.67%) QA
5 145 (43.28%) Test Automation
6 124 (37.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 118 (35.22%) Software Testing
8 86 (25.67%) Business Analysis
9 80 (23.88%) SQL
10 79 (23.58%) Selenium
11 74 (22.09%) DevOps
12 68 (20.30%) Test Scripting
13 65 (19.40%) Scrum
13 65 (19.40%) Java
14 62 (18.51%) SDLC
15 59 (17.61%) Problem-Solving
15 59 (17.61%) Regression Testing
16 57 (17.01%) C#
16 57 (17.01%) User Stories
17 54 (16.12%) Telecoms
17 54 (16.12%) Degree
17 54 (16.12%) JIRA
18 53 (15.82%) Non-Functional Testing
18 53 (15.82%) BDD
19 51 (15.22%) Microsoft
20 49 (14.63%) Waterfall
21 47 (14.03%) Continuous Improvement
21 47 (14.03%) Stakeholder Management
22 46 (13.73%) Aerospace
23 45 (13.43%) Test Strategy

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 19 (5.67%) Confluence
2 6 (1.79%) Tomcat
2 6 (1.79%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.19%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.30%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 10 (2.99%) MS Visio
2 9 (2.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.69%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (2.39%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.19%) Open Workbench
6 3 (0.90%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 13 (3.88%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.30%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (0.30%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.30%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.57%) SaaS
2 10 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.90%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (0.30%) Google Play
5 1 (0.30%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.90%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (0.60%) FTP
3 1 (0.30%) HTTP
3 1 (0.30%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.27%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.67%) DB2
3 7 (2.09%) Big Data
4 4 (1.19%) Blockchain
5 3 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.90%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.60%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.30%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 79 (23.58%) Selenium
2 54 (16.12%) JIRA
3 43 (12.84%) Cucumber
4 37 (11.04%) Jenkins
4 37 (11.04%) SoapUI
5 28 (8.36%) WebDriver
6 27 (8.06%) LoadRunner
7 23 (6.87%) TeamCity
8 22 (6.57%) JMeter
9 21 (6.27%) SpecFlow
10 19 (5.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (4.18%) Visual Studio Team System
12 9 (2.69%) HP UFT
13 7 (2.09%) eggPlant
14 5 (1.49%) Bitbucket
15 4 (1.19%) Git (software)
15 4 (1.19%) TestComplete
16 3 (0.90%) Appium
16 3 (0.90%) RequisitePro
16 3 (0.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 162 (48.36%) Finance
2 54 (16.12%) Telecoms
3 46 (13.73%) Aerospace
4 40 (11.94%) Manufacturing
5 16 (4.78%) Banking
6 8 (2.39%) Retail
7 7 (2.09%) Back Office
7 7 (2.09%) Front Office
8 6 (1.79%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.79%) Legal
8 6 (1.79%) Publishing
9 5 (1.49%) Advertising
9 5 (1.49%) Billing
10 2 (0.60%) Games
10 2 (0.60%) Law
11 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Local Government
11 1 (0.30%) Marketing
11 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 168 (50.15%) Analyst
2 89 (26.57%) Business Analyst
3 71 (21.19%) Test Analyst
4 57 (17.01%) Senior Analyst
5 49 (14.63%) Test Engineer
6 29 (8.66%) Senior Business Analyst
7 27 (8.06%) Senior Test Analyst
8 24 (7.16%) Financial Analyst
8 24 (7.16%) Test Manager
9 23 (6.87%) Service Analyst
10 22 (6.57%) Tester
11 21 (6.27%) Consultant
11 21 (6.27%) Test Automation Engineer
12 16 (4.78%) Senior Financial Analyst
13 15 (4.48%) Automation Test Analyst
14 13 (3.88%) Lead Business Analyst
15 12 (3.58%) QA Analyst
16 11 (3.28%) Lead Test Analyst
17 10 (2.99%) Performance Engineer
17 10 (2.99%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.46%) REST
2 23 (6.87%) SOAP
3 13 (3.88%) Gherkin
4 12 (3.58%) .NET
5 10 (2.99%) Web Services
6 9 (2.69%) XML
7 7 (2.09%) JDBC
8 4 (1.19%) HTML
9 3 (0.90%) CGI
10 1 (0.30%) CSS
10 1 (0.30%) JSON
10 1 (0.30%) Node.js
10 1 (0.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.36%) Mobile App
2 27 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.48%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.99%) User Experience
5 5 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (1.49%) Smart Meter
5 5 (1.49%) Tandem
6 4 (1.19%) Bitcoin
6 4 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (0.90%) Derivative
7 3 (0.90%) OTC Derivatives
8 2 (0.60%) Social Media
9 1 (0.30%) AS400
9 1 (0.30%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.30%) EPoS
9 1 (0.30%) FMCG
9 1 (0.30%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.30%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.30%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 13 (3.88%) Linux
2 11 (3.28%) Windows
3 2 (0.60%) Android
3 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.30%) Unix
4 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (68.36%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (43.28%) Test Automation
3 118 (35.22%) Software Testing
4 86 (25.67%) Business Analysis
5 74 (22.09%) DevOps
6 68 (20.30%) Test Scripting
7 65 (19.40%) Scrum
8 62 (18.51%) SDLC
9 59 (17.61%) Problem-Solving
9 59 (17.61%) Regression Testing
10 57 (17.01%) User Stories
11 53 (15.82%) BDD
11 53 (15.82%) Non-Functional Testing
12 49 (14.63%) Waterfall
13 47 (14.03%) Continuous Improvement
13 47 (14.03%) Stakeholder Management
14 45 (13.43%) Test Strategy
15 44 (13.13%) Cybersecurity
15 44 (13.13%) Functional Testing
16 42 (12.54%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 80 (23.88%) SQL
2 65 (19.40%) Java
3 57 (17.01%) C#
4 34 (10.15%) Python
5 17 (5.07%) T-SQL
6 14 (4.18%) C++
7 9 (2.69%) Ruby
8 6 (1.79%) Groovy
8 6 (1.79%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.90%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.60%) VBA
11 1 (0.30%) Java 8
11 1 (0.30%) PHP
11 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 156 (46.57%) ISTQB
2 124 (37.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 54 (16.12%) Degree
4 13 (3.88%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.99%) DV Cleared
5 10 (2.99%) IIBA
6 4 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.19%) PMP
7 2 (0.60%) CBAP
7 2 (0.60%) CGEIT
7 2 (0.60%) CISA
7 2 (0.60%) CISSP
7 2 (0.60%) CRISC
7 2 (0.60%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.30%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (45.67%) QA
2 11 (3.28%) PMO
3 4 (1.19%) GDPR
4 3 (0.90%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.90%) EMIR
4 3 (0.90%) ISO 9000
4 3 (0.90%) MiFID
4 3 (0.90%) SLA
4 3 (0.90%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.60%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 19770
5 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (4.18%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (3.88%) HP ALM
3 2 (0.60%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.97%) HP
3 16 (4.78%) Cadence
4 13 (3.88%) SAP
4 13 (3.88%) WorldPay
5 9 (2.69%) Oracle
6 5 (1.49%) Remedy
7 4 (1.19%) FNZ
8 3 (0.90%) Arqiva
8 3 (0.90%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.90%) Borland
8 3 (0.90%) IBM
8 3 (0.90%) Telerik
9 2 (0.60%) BMC
9 2 (0.60%) Symantec
9 2 (0.60%) VMware
9 2 (0.60%) Yardi
10 1 (0.30%) Charles River
10 1 (0.30%) OpenText
10 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com