Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 146 158
Rank change year-on-year -39 +12 -48
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 62 118 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.04% 2.02% 1.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.78% 6.82% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 52 129 143
Surrey median annual salary £42,250 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.11% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,125 £58,750 £57,000
South East median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% -6.25%

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 1,642 1,730 2,521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 27.52% 29.67% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,308 1,434 2,187
Surrey median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,803 £24,650
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 January 2018.

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 22 January 2018. 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
Leatherhead +29 12 £52,500 +33.76% 1
Woking +2 10 £28,000 -46.67%
Guildford -20 8 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Chertsey -4 6 £38,500 -18.95%
Staines - 6 - - 3
Reigate -48 4 £51,250 +15.82%
Redhill +1 3 £45,000 -
Walton-on-Thames - 2 £35,000 -
Cobham - 1 £42,000 -
ISEB
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 30 (48.39%) Test Automation
2 27 (43.55%) ISTQB
2 27 (43.55%) QA
3 26 (41.94%) Selenium
4 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (24.19%) Degree
6 14 (22.58%) Test Scripting
6 14 (22.58%) C#
6 14 (22.58%) Test Strategy
7 13 (20.97%) WebDriver
7 13 (20.97%) BDD
8 12 (19.35%) Software Testing
8 12 (19.35%) TDD
8 12 (19.35%) Business Analysis
8 12 (19.35%) SQL
9 11 (17.74%) Project Management
9 11 (17.74%) Jenkins
10 10 (16.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 10 (16.13%) SaaS
10 10 (16.13%) Scrum
10 10 (16.13%) Java
11 9 (14.52%) PHP
11 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
11 9 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (14.52%) SDLC
11 9 (14.52%) Scenario Testing
12 8 (12.90%) Collaborative Working
12 8 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (12.90%) Finance
13 7 (11.29%) Regression Testing

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 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (8.06%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Google Play
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) VoIP
2 1 (1.61%) Extranet
2 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) Big Data
2 4 (6.45%) MySQL
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (41.94%) Selenium
2 13 (20.97%) WebDriver
3 11 (17.74%) Jenkins
4 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
4 6 (9.68%) HP UFT
4 6 (9.68%) NUnit
5 5 (8.06%) JIRA
5 5 (8.06%) TestComplete
6 4 (6.45%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.84%) JMeter
7 3 (4.84%) Maven
7 3 (4.84%) PHPUnit
7 3 (4.84%) SpecFlow
7 3 (4.84%) TeamCity
7 3 (4.84%) TestPartner
7 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
8 2 (3.23%) InstallShield
8 2 (3.23%) VersionOne
9 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.23%) Automotive
2 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (51.61%) Analyst
2 17 (27.42%) Tester
3 13 (20.97%) Business Analyst
4 11 (17.74%) QA Engineer
4 11 (17.74%) Test Analyst
5 9 (14.52%) QA Analyst
5 9 (14.52%) QA Automation Engineer
5 9 (14.52%) QA Test Engineer
5 9 (14.52%) Test Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Senior QA Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Senior Test Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Designer
8 5 (8.06%) Solutions Designer
9 4 (6.45%) Financial Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) Regression Test Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) Service Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) Software Tester
9 4 (6.45%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) XML
2 6 (9.68%) .NET
3 5 (8.06%) RESTful
4 3 (4.84%) Behat
4 3 (4.84%) phpspec
5 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.23%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.23%) User Experience
3 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (3.23%) Solaris
2 2 (3.23%) Unix
2 2 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (48.39%) Test Automation
2 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.58%) Test Scripting
3 14 (22.58%) Test Strategy
4 13 (20.97%) BDD
5 12 (19.35%) Business Analysis
5 12 (19.35%) Software Testing
5 12 (19.35%) TDD
6 11 (17.74%) Project Management
7 10 (16.13%) Scrum
8 9 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (14.52%) Scenario Testing
8 9 (14.52%) SDLC
9 8 (12.90%) Collaborative Working
9 8 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (11.29%) CRM
10 7 (11.29%) Regression Testing
11 6 (9.68%) B2B
11 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2
11 6 (9.68%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.58%) C#
2 12 (19.35%) SQL
3 10 (16.13%) Java
4 9 (14.52%) PHP
5 6 (9.68%) Python
6 4 (6.45%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.84%) Ruby
8 2 (3.23%) C
8 2 (3.23%) C++
8 2 (3.23%) Perl
9 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (43.55%) ISTQB
2 15 (24.19%) Degree
3 10 (16.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (9.68%) IIBA
5 1 (1.61%) CBAP
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (43.55%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle
3 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.61%) Google