Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 163 168
Rank change year-on-year +31 +5 -102
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 18 23 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.74% 0.69% 1.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.40% 2.01% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 48
Reading median annual salary £42,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.58% -5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £49,000 £61,250 £57,500
Berkshire median annual salary £43,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.47% -5.00% +17.65%

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 750 1143 1679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 31.00% 34.40% 36.68%
Number of salaries quoted 569 775 1249
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% +5.26%

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 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Reading region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (94.44%) QA
2 16 (88.89%) Selenium
2 16 (88.89%) ISTQB
2 16 (88.89%) Test Automation
3 14 (77.78%) Degree
4 13 (72.22%) Scrum
5 10 (55.56%) C#
5 10 (55.56%) HP UFT
6 9 (50.00%) Java
7 8 (44.44%) TDD
7 8 (44.44%) Cucumber
7 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
8 7 (38.89%) WebDriver
8 7 (38.89%) Software Testing
9 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
9 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (33.33%) BDD
9 6 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
10 5 (27.78%) .NET
11 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
11 4 (22.22%) QA Automation
12 3 (16.67%) TMap
12 3 (16.67%) Gatling
12 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (16.67%) TestLink
12 3 (16.67%) Robot Framework
12 3 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing

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 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) Selenium
2 10 (55.56%) HP UFT
3 8 (44.44%) Cucumber
3 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 7 (38.89%) WebDriver
5 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 3 (16.67%) Gatling
5 3 (16.67%) IntelliJ
5 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 3 (16.67%) JMeter
5 3 (16.67%) LoadRunner
5 3 (16.67%) Maven
5 3 (16.67%) NetBeans
5 3 (16.67%) Robot Framework
5 3 (16.67%) Subversion
5 3 (16.67%) TestLink
5 3 (16.67%) Zephyr
6 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
6 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (44.44%) Senior Test Analyst
3 8 (44.44%) Test Analyst
4 7 (38.89%) Automation Test Analyst
4 7 (38.89%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Automation Tester
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Automation Tester
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Tester
5 3 (16.67%) Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Java Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) QA Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) QA Test Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Business Change Business Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) SOAP
2 3 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (16.67%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) Test Automation
3 13 (72.22%) Scrum
4 8 (44.44%) TDD
5 7 (38.89%) Software Testing
6 6 (33.33%) BDD
6 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
8 4 (22.22%) QA Automation
8 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
9 3 (16.67%) API Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Build Automation
9 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Open Source
9 3 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 3 (16.67%) SDLC
9 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Test Management
9 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
9 3 (16.67%) TMap
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) ISTQB
2 14 (77.78%) Degree
3 6 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (5.56%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (94.44%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) HP