Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 23 67
Rank change year-on-year -20 +44 +4
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 30 73 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 5.30% 7.50% 1.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.75% 24.33% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 30 75 11
Suffolk median annual salary £24,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.15% - -7.14%
10th Percentile £19,500 £22,750 £23,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £51,250 £59,600
East of England median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% -18.60% +7.50%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 169 300 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 29.86% 30.83% 25.27%
Number of salaries quoted 163 280 187
Suffolk median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -22.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £22,050 £22,250 £23,150
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +1.16% +1.18%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -27 12 £36,250 +4.32%
Stowmarket - 10 £22,250 -
Bury St Edmunds +15 2 £32,500 -
ISEB
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 19 (63.33%) SQL
2 15 (50.00%) Degree
3 14 (46.67%) QA
3 14 (46.67%) Test Automation
4 13 (43.33%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
6 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 8 (26.67%) Oracle
7 8 (26.67%) Windows
7 8 (26.67%) ISTQB
7 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
8 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 6 (20.00%) ITIL
9 5 (16.67%) Linux
9 5 (16.67%) Unix
9 5 (16.67%) Finance
9 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (16.67%) SDLC
9 5 (16.67%) Test Strategy
10 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
10 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
10 3 (10.00%) CRM
10 3 (10.00%) Test Management
10 3 (10.00%) Manual Testing
11 2 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (6.67%) Software Delivery
11 2 (6.67%) Defect Management
11 2 (6.67%) Xbox
11 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
11 2 (6.67%) Data Integration

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 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Japanese Language
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Analyst
2 15 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 13 (43.33%) Graduate
4 11 (36.67%) QA Analyst
4 11 (36.67%) QA Test Analyst
5 8 (26.67%) Graduate Analyst
5 8 (26.67%) Graduate QA Analyst
5 8 (26.67%) Graduate Test Analyst
5 8 (26.67%) QA Engineer
5 8 (26.67%) QA Test Engineer
5 8 (26.67%) Test Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Graduate Support Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Graduate Test Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (16.67%) Software Analyst
6 5 (16.67%) Software Support Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Tester
7 4 (13.33%) Software Test Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Silverlight
1 2 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.67%) Xbox
4 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.33%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.33%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Unix
3 2 (6.67%) Android
3 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Test Automation
2 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
4 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (20.00%) ITIL
5 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.67%) SDLC
5 5 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (10.00%) CRM
6 3 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Test Management
7 2 (6.67%) Data Integration
7 2 (6.67%) Defect Management
7 2 (6.67%) OO
7 2 (6.67%) OOP
7 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.67%) Software Delivery
7 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) C#
2 2 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) Degree
2 8 (26.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.33%) APMP
4 1 (3.33%) HND
4 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (46.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) GDPR
2 1 (3.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Trillium