The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 104 111
Rank change year-on-year +10 +7  
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 20 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.42% 1.02% 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.72% 3.63% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 11
Median salary £29,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.66% -1.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -3.84%  

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 Oxfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 424 413 453
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 30.16% 27.98% 29.36%
Number of salaries quoted 382 349 321
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,850 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for ISEB in Oxfordshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

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

Salary histogram for ISEB in Oxfordshire

ISEB
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 17 £29,000 - 1
Wallingford - 3 £31,500 - 1
ISEB
South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 37 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (79.49%) Windows
3 30 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 29 (74.36%) ISTQB
5 26 (66.67%) System Testing
5 26 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 26 (66.67%) Gherkin
6 19 (48.72%) SQL Server
7 15 (38.46%) Functional Testing
8 14 (35.90%) User Stories
8 14 (35.90%) Risk Assessment
9 13 (33.33%) Automated Testing
10 10 (25.64%) Test Strategy
11 5 (12.82%) VB
11 5 (12.82%) Software Testing
11 5 (12.82%) Manual Testing
11 5 (12.82%) QA
11 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
12 4 (10.26%) Payment Gateway
12 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (10.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
12 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (10.26%) Scalability Testing
12 4 (10.26%) Integration Testing
12 4 (10.26%) Silverlight
12 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
12 4 (10.26%) Windows Vista
12 4 (10.26%) .NET

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (48.72%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 3 (7.69%) Retail
2 2 (5.13%) Publishing
3 1 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Tester
2 18 (46.15%) Analyst
3 16 (41.03%) Senior Tester
4 14 (35.90%) Test Analyst
5 13 (33.33%) IT Analyst
6 8 (20.51%) Software Tester
7 5 (12.82%) Manual Tester
8 4 (10.26%) Agile Manual Tester
8 4 (10.26%) Agile Tester
8 4 (10.26%) Automation Tester
9 3 (7.69%) Business Analyst
10 2 (5.13%) Business Change Analyst
10 2 (5.13%) Business Change Business Analyst
10 2 (5.13%) Lead Tester
10 2 (5.13%) Senior Software Tester
10 2 (5.13%) Test Leader
11 1 (2.56%) Database Engineer
11 1 (2.56%) Manual Test Analyst
11 1 (2.56%) QA Manual Tester
11 1 (2.56%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (66.67%) Gherkin
2 4 (10.26%) .NET
2 4 (10.26%) COM
2 4 (10.26%) Silverlight
2 4 (10.26%) Web Services
3 2 (5.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 31 (79.49%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
2 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (66.67%) System Testing
3 15 (38.46%) Functional Testing
4 14 (35.90%) Risk Assessment
4 14 (35.90%) User Stories
5 13 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 10 (25.64%) Test Strategy
7 5 (12.82%) Manual Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Software Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
8 4 (10.26%) Integration Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Scalability Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.69%) Use Case
9 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
10 2 (5.13%) Change Management
10 2 (5.13%) CRM
10 2 (5.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) VB
2 4 (10.26%) C#
3 2 (5.13%) SQL
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.56%) PHP
4 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (74.36%) ISTQB
2 4 (10.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (7.69%) CBAP
3 3 (7.69%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (76.92%) Microsoft
Oxford
Opus Energy
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
CABI
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago