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

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 40 56
Rank change year-on-year +17 +16  
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 17 29 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 5.78% 4.84% 1.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% 17.26% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 9
Median salary £34,250 £35,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.14% +55.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,200 £22,016
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £30,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -6.49%  

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 Suffolk.

Academic & Professional Certification
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 68 168 161
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 23.13% 28.05% 28.35%
Number of salaries quoted 62 143 107
Median salary £34,000 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -29.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £23,000 £22,016
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

ISEB
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for ISEB in Suffolk

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Suffolk over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Suffolk

ISEB
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Ipswich +22 10 £34,000 -2.85% 2
Bury St Edmunds - 4 £36,250 -
Stowmarket - 1 £25,000 -
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk

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

1 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (44.19%) Finance
3 18 (41.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (37.21%) QA
5 14 (32.56%) ITIL
5 14 (32.56%) PRINCE2
6 13 (30.23%) CMMI
6 13 (30.23%) Release Management
6 13 (30.23%) ISTQB
6 13 (30.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 13 (30.23%) APMP
7 10 (23.26%) Automation Testing
7 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (20.93%) Process Improvement
9 8 (18.60%) SDLC
9 8 (18.60%) Test Automation
9 8 (18.60%) SQL
10 7 (16.28%) Test Scripting
10 7 (16.28%) Degree
10 7 (16.28%) Waterfall
11 6 (13.95%) Oracle
11 6 (13.95%) Windows
11 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
11 6 (13.95%) Asset Management
11 6 (13.95%) Business Analysis
11 6 (13.95%) Software Testing
12 5 (11.63%) Client/Server
12 5 (11.63%) Manual Testing
13 4 (9.30%) Load Testing
14 3 (6.98%) DSDM

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (2.33%) Selenium
2 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.33%) TestRail
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (44.19%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Billing
2 1 (2.33%) Games
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (69.77%) Analyst
2 20 (46.51%) Test Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) Coordinator
3 10 (23.26%) Release Coordinator
4 6 (13.95%) Business Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) QA Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) QA Test Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Tester
6 4 (9.30%) IT Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) QA Tester
6 4 (9.30%) Software Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Software QA Tester
6 4 (9.30%) Software Tester
7 3 (6.98%) Business IT Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) IT Business Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Manual Test Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Release Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) .NET
2 1 (2.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) iPad
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (32.56%) ITIL
3 14 (32.56%) PRINCE2
4 13 (30.23%) CMMI
4 13 (30.23%) Release Management
5 10 (23.26%) Automation Testing
6 9 (20.93%) Process Improvement
7 8 (18.60%) SDLC
7 8 (18.60%) Test Automation
8 7 (16.28%) Test Scripting
8 7 (16.28%) Waterfall
9 6 (13.95%) Asset Management
9 6 (13.95%) Business Analysis
9 6 (13.95%) Software Testing
10 5 (11.63%) Manual Testing
11 4 (9.30%) Load Testing
12 3 (6.98%) DSDM
12 3 (6.98%) Test Management
12 3 (6.98%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) APMP
1 13 (30.23%) ISTQB
1 13 (30.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (16.28%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (37.21%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle
2 2 (4.65%) Guidewire
3 1 (2.33%) HP
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