Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 132 169
Rank change year-on-year -5 +37 -7
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 14 11 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.62% 0.48% 0.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.40% 1.39% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 27
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £44,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.36% -6.32% -
10th Percentile £33,225 £38,975 £38,750
90th Percentile £76,125 £88,875 £61,250
Berkshire median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% - -

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 Reading with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Reading
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 584 791 1,190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 26.05% 34.38% 34.24%
Number of salaries quoted 447 625 830
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,200 £27,950
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +10.53%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Reading

ISEB
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for ISEB in Reading

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Reading over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
2 5 (35.71%) ISTQB
2 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 4 (28.57%) Selenium
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) SDLC
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) QA
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Requirements Management
5 2 (14.29%) JIRA
5 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) SCCM
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (14.29%) V-Model
5 2 (14.29%) Office 365
5 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (14.29%) Coaching
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 2 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Java Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) QA Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) PMO Manager
5 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (14.29%) PMI
2 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) SDLC
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Coaching
5 2 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Requirements Management
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) SDET
5 2 (14.29%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (7.14%) APMG
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft