Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 152 144
Rank change year-on-year -25 -8 -24
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 80 129 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.30% 1.93% 2.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.54% 6.11% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 67 139 184
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +8.75% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,750 £29,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £59,000 £57,125
South East median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% +2.56% -2.50%

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 Surrey with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Surrey
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1763 2110 2836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 28.57% 31.59% 32.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1412 1713 2479
Surrey median annual salary £46,375 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.06% +5.88% -2.30%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £69,875 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Surrey

ISEB
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for ISEB in Surrey

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Surrey over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Surrey

ISEB
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 18 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
Reigate -37 18 £50,000 +21.95%
Woking +1 9 £28,000 -46.67%
Leatherhead +21 8 £52,500 +28.05%
Walton-on-Thames +15 8 £35,000 +11.11%
Chertsey -1 6 £38,500 -18.95%
Guildford -4 6 £52,500 +40.00%
Staines - 5 £54,000 -
Redhill -7 3 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Camberley - 1 £47,500 -
Cobham - 1 £42,000 -
ISEB
South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 Surrey region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 42 (52.50%) ISTQB
2 38 (47.50%) Test Automation
3 36 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (41.25%) QA
5 32 (40.00%) Finance
6 28 (35.00%) Software Testing
6 28 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 25 (31.25%) Selenium
7 25 (31.25%) Test Strategy
8 23 (28.75%) Degree
9 20 (25.00%) Scrum
9 20 (25.00%) Regression Testing
10 19 (23.75%) XML
10 19 (23.75%) Test Scripting
11 18 (22.50%) BDD
11 18 (22.50%) Jenkins
11 18 (22.50%) Java
12 17 (21.25%) System Testing
13 16 (20.00%) WebDriver
14 15 (18.75%) C#
15 14 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (16.25%) Project Management
17 12 (15.00%) TDD
17 12 (15.00%) Functional Testing
17 12 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
17 12 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 12 (15.00%) Test Planning
18 11 (13.75%) Telecoms
18 11 (13.75%) SQL
18 11 (13.75%) Python

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (3.75%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) VoIP
2 2 (2.50%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.75%) MySQL
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (31.25%) Selenium
2 18 (22.50%) Jenkins
3 16 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 8 (10.00%) HP UFT
4 8 (10.00%) InstallShield
4 8 (10.00%) SpecFlow
4 8 (10.00%) TestComplete
5 7 (8.75%) Git (software)
5 7 (8.75%) NUnit
6 4 (5.00%) TeamCity
6 4 (5.00%) TestPartner
6 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.75%) JMeter
7 3 (3.75%) Maven
7 3 (3.75%) PHPUnit
7 3 (3.75%) VersionOne
8 2 (2.50%) JIRA
8 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.25%) Subversion
9 1 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 32 (40.00%) Finance
2 11 (13.75%) Telecoms
3 9 (11.25%) Automotive
4 8 (10.00%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.50%) Billing
6 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (58.75%) Analyst
2 19 (23.75%) Test Analyst
3 16 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 14 (17.50%) Tester
5 13 (16.25%) QA Analyst
6 11 (13.75%) Financial Analyst
6 11 (13.75%) Service Analyst
6 11 (13.75%) XML Analyst
7 10 (12.50%) QA Engineer
7 10 (12.50%) Regression Test Analyst
7 10 (12.50%) Test Engineer
8 9 (11.25%) QA Automation Engineer
8 9 (11.25%) Test Automation Engineer
9 8 (10.00%) QA Test Engineer
10 6 (7.50%) Agile Business Analyst
10 6 (7.50%) Senior QA Engineer
10 6 (7.50%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
10 6 (7.50%) Senior Test Engineer
11 5 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
11 5 (6.25%) QA Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.75%) XML
2 6 (7.50%) .NET
3 5 (6.25%) RESTful
4 4 (5.00%) Gherkin
5 3 (3.75%) Behat
5 3 (3.75%) phpspec
6 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.50%) Driving Licence
2 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.25%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.50%) Windows
2 8 (10.00%) Linux
2 8 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (10.00%) Solaris
2 8 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (47.50%) Test Automation
2 36 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (35.00%) Software Testing
3 28 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 25 (31.25%) Test Strategy
5 20 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 20 (25.00%) Scrum
6 19 (23.75%) Test Scripting
7 18 (22.50%) BDD
8 17 (21.25%) System Testing
9 14 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (16.25%) Project Management
11 12 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (15.00%) Functional Testing
11 12 (15.00%) TDD
11 12 (15.00%) Test Planning
12 10 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (12.50%) Mentoring
12 10 (12.50%) Time Management
12 10 (12.50%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.50%) Java
2 15 (18.75%) C#
3 11 (13.75%) Python
3 11 (13.75%) SQL
4 9 (11.25%) Ruby
5 8 (10.00%) C
5 8 (10.00%) C++
5 8 (10.00%) Perl
6 4 (5.00%) PHP
6 4 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (52.50%) ISTQB
2 23 (28.75%) Degree
3 12 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.75%) IIBA
5 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (41.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (7.50%) Oracle
3 5 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.75%) HP
5 1 (1.25%) TOWER Software