The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 76 75
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1  
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 9 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.27% 1.21% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.52% 4.74% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 3
Median salary £29,000 £29,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -35.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,325 £42,500 £47,500
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 Oxford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 163 190 252
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 22.93% 25.50% 31.66%
Number of salaries quoted 374 338 516
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,875 £26,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £64,125
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Oxford

ISEB
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for ISEB in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxford region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 27 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (88.89%) System Testing
4 23 (85.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (85.19%) Test Automation
4 23 (85.19%) Windows
4 23 (85.19%) Microsoft
4 23 (85.19%) Gherkin
5 8 (29.63%) Test Strategy
6 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
6 7 (25.93%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (25.93%) Functional Testing
6 7 (25.93%) User Stories
7 1 (3.70%) Games
7 1 (3.70%) XML
7 1 (3.70%) Java
7 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) SQL
7 1 (3.70%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.70%) SaaS
7 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.70%) QA
7 1 (3.70%) DICOM
7 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Security Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Web Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Test Management
7 1 (3.70%) Manual Testing

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (85.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Analyst
1 17 (62.96%) Test Analyst
2 16 (59.26%) IT Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Tester
4 7 (25.93%) Senior Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Database Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (88.89%) System Testing
3 23 (85.19%) Test Automation
4 8 (29.63%) Test Strategy
5 7 (25.93%) Functional Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (25.93%) User Stories
6 1 (3.70%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Security Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Test Management
6 1 (3.70%) Test Planning
6 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) Java
1 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.70%) PHP
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) DICOM
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Microsoft