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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 59 73 71
Rank change year-on-year +14 -2  
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 16 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.29% 0.47% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.13% 1.52% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 4
Median salary £32,500 £19,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.05% -36.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £19,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,800 £33,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +9.58% -5.19%  

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 158 198 168
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 22.57% 30.94% 24.21%
Number of salaries quoted 146 166 128
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing ISEB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Oxford over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Oxford

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (82.14%) ISTQB
2 23 (82.14%) Windows
3 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 22 (78.57%) System Testing
3 22 (78.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (78.57%) Gherkin
4 14 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
4 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 14 (50.00%) User Stories
5 10 (35.71%) Test Strategy
6 9 (32.14%) Automated Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Manual Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Test Planning
9 2 (7.14%) Business Process Mapping
9 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
9 2 (7.14%) IIBA
9 2 (7.14%) CBAP
9 2 (7.14%) Retail
9 2 (7.14%) CRM
9 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
9 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
9 2 (7.14%) Use Case
9 2 (7.14%) Change Management
9 2 (7.14%) Publishing
9 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (7.14%) Games
9 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
9 2 (7.14%) UML

ISEB
Top Related 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 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (78.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.57%) Ranorex
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 2 (7.14%) Games
1 2 (7.14%) Publishing
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Tester
2 16 (57.14%) Senior Tester
3 11 (39.29%) Analyst
4 9 (32.14%) Test Analyst
5 8 (28.57%) IT Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Business Change Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Business Change Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Lead Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Software Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Automation Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Manual Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Mobile Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Web Automation Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.57%) Flash
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (78.57%) System Testing
3 14 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 14 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 14 (50.00%) User Stories
4 10 (35.71%) Test Strategy
5 9 (32.14%) Automated Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Manual Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Test Planning
8 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Business Process Mapping
8 2 (7.14%) Change Management
8 2 (7.14%) CRM
8 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
8 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.14%) UML
8 2 (7.14%) Use Case
8 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) C#
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.14%) CBAP
2 2 (7.14%) IIBA
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Microsoft