Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ISEB Practitioner qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISEB Practitioner
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1126 1117 1183
Rank change year-on-year -9 +66 -8
Permanent jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 56 108 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.057% 0.058%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.22% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 38 77 106
UK median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.74% +21.05% -12.04%
10th Percentile £37,350 £31,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £74,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +1.12% -7.77%

ISEB Practitioner 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 with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 43339 49843 59216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.00% 26.20% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 33310 39984 47288
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,969
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

ISEB Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB Practitioner in the UK

ISEB Practitioner
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for ISEB Practitioner in the UK

ISEB Practitioner
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB Practitioner over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ISEB Practitioner in the UK

ISEB Practitioner
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB Practitioner within the UK over the 6 months to 22 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
England -22 54 £45,000 -12.20% 8
UK excluding London +19 34 £40,000 -11.11% 7
London -20 22 £52,500 -22.22% 1
South East +35 11 £40,000 -30.43%
Midlands +21 10 £46,750 +19.87% 4
West Midlands +2 8 £65,875 +102.69% 4
North of England 0 7 £40,000 - 2
North East - 6 £40,000 - 2
East of England +13 4 £52,000 +26.06% 1
South West +7 3 £40,000 -11.11%
East Midlands +31 2 £38,500 -3.75%
Scotland - 2 £48,750 -
North West -19 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing ISEB Practitioner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ISEB Practitioner.

1 56 (100.00%) ISEB
2 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (42.86%) QA
4 23 (41.07%) Test Automation
5 22 (39.29%) SQL
6 21 (37.50%) Software Testing
6 21 (37.50%) Finance
7 20 (35.71%) Selenium
8 19 (33.93%) ITIL
9 18 (32.14%) Degree
10 17 (30.36%) Test Strategy
11 15 (26.79%) PRINCE2
11 15 (26.79%) Cucumber
12 13 (23.21%) Test Scripting
13 12 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 11 (19.64%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (19.64%) Problem Management
14 11 (19.64%) Waterfall
15 10 (17.86%) Test Management
15 10 (17.86%) Proactive Management
15 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
15 10 (17.86%) .NET
15 10 (17.86%) Windows
15 10 (17.86%) Change Management
16 9 (16.07%) Service Delivery
16 9 (16.07%) Oracle
16 9 (16.07%) User Acceptance Testing
17 8 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
17 8 (14.29%) Project Management
17 8 (14.29%) C#

ISEB Practitioner
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (7.14%) Confluence
2 1 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) GitHub
2 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (35.71%) Selenium
2 15 (26.79%) Cucumber
3 11 (19.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 4 (7.14%) JIRA
5 4 (7.14%) LoadRunner
6 3 (5.36%) HP UFT
6 3 (5.36%) Zephyr
7 2 (3.57%) JMeter
7 2 (3.57%) WinRunner
8 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.79%) TestDirector
General
1 21 (37.50%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 4 (7.14%) Back Office
4 2 (3.57%) Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Law
4 2 (3.57%) Legal
4 2 (3.57%) Publishing
5 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Analyst
2 11 (19.64%) Test Leader
3 10 (17.86%) Problem Manager
4 9 (16.07%) Business Analyst
4 9 (16.07%) Change Manager
5 8 (14.29%) Technical Change Manager
5 8 (14.29%) Technical Manager
5 8 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 8 (14.29%) Test Manager
6 7 (12.50%) Incident and Problem Manager
6 7 (12.50%) Incident Manager
6 7 (12.50%) QA Analyst
6 7 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
6 7 (12.50%) Technical Problem Manager
7 4 (7.14%) QA Leader
7 4 (7.14%) Transition Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Data Protection Officer
8 2 (3.57%) Performance Test Leader
8 2 (3.57%) QA Test Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) .NET
2 7 (12.50%) CSS
2 7 (12.50%) HTML
2 7 (12.50%) Web Services
3 5 (8.93%) .NET Framework
3 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (8.93%) Entity Framework
3 5 (8.93%) jQuery
3 5 (8.93%) LINQ
3 5 (8.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (3.57%) DCOM
5 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.79%) MFC
5 1 (1.79%) Middleware
5 1 (1.79%) WCF
5 1 (1.79%) XHTML
5 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 7 (12.50%) Hedge funds
2 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Windows
2 7 (12.50%) Solaris
2 7 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.07%) Test Automation
3 21 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 19 (33.93%) ITIL
5 17 (30.36%) Test Strategy
6 15 (26.79%) PRINCE2
7 13 (23.21%) Test Scripting
8 11 (19.64%) Problem Management
8 11 (19.64%) Waterfall
9 10 (17.86%) Change Management
9 10 (17.86%) Proactive Management
9 10 (17.86%) Test Management
10 9 (16.07%) Service Delivery
10 9 (16.07%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (14.29%) Project Management
11 8 (14.29%) Project Planning
11 8 (14.29%) Regression Testing
12 7 (12.50%) ITSM
12 7 (12.50%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (39.29%) SQL
2 8 (14.29%) C#
3 6 (10.71%) Ruby
4 3 (5.36%) Perl
4 3 (5.36%) VBScript
5 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.57%) VB
6 1 (1.79%) C
6 1 (1.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 56 (100.00%) ISEB
2 18 (32.14%) Degree
3 12 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (3.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (3.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (1.79%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.79%) PMP
8 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (42.86%) QA
2 4 (7.14%) GDPR
3 3 (5.36%) PMO
4 2 (3.57%) ISO 9001
4 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (3.57%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.79%) COBIT
5 1 (1.79%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.07%) Oracle
3 7 (12.50%) Cisco
3 7 (12.50%) Hitachi
3 7 (12.50%) HP
3 7 (12.50%) IBM
3 7 (12.50%) Sybase
3 7 (12.50%) Veritas
4 4 (7.14%) Capita
5 2 (3.57%) Citrix
5 2 (3.57%) Pega
5 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.79%) Cognos
6 1 (1.79%) VMware
6 1 (1.79%) VocaLink