Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISEB Practitioner
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1126 1133 1149
Rank change year-on-year +7 +16 -5
Permanent jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 54 99 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.053% 0.063%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 37 68 112
UK median annual salary £42,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.96% +21.05% -12.04%
10th Percentile £35,760 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year -15.79% +6.74% -9.18%

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 42718 48508 58706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.81% 26.05% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 32836 38795 47101
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -21 52 £40,000 -23.81% 7
UK excluding London +21 41 £40,000 -15.79% 7
South East +30 14 £40,000 -30.43% 1
London -25 13 £72,750 +11.92%
North of England +21 12 £40,000 - 3
North East - 11 £40,000 - 3
Midlands +15 10 £61,750 +54.38% 1
West Midlands +22 8 £85,000 +61.90% 1
South West -6 5 £40,000 -6.98% 1
East Midlands +14 2 £38,500 -3.75%
East of England +2 2 £51,500 +24.85% 1
Scotland - 2 £48,750 -
Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 54 (100.00%) ISEB
2 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (42.59%) SQL
4 22 (40.74%) Test Automation
5 21 (38.89%) QA
5 21 (38.89%) Selenium
5 21 (38.89%) Test Strategy
5 21 (38.89%) Software Testing
6 19 (35.19%) ITIL
7 18 (33.33%) Cucumber
8 17 (31.48%) Finance
9 15 (27.78%) Waterfall
9 15 (27.78%) Test Management
9 15 (27.78%) Test Scripting
9 15 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (24.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 13 (24.07%) Degree
11 12 (22.22%) Project Planning
12 11 (20.37%) Ruby
12 11 (20.37%) PRINCE2
13 8 (14.81%) Problem Management
13 8 (14.81%) Data Centre
14 7 (12.96%) Proactive Management
14 7 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (12.96%) Data Protection
14 7 (12.96%) Service Delivery
14 7 (12.96%) Change Management
14 7 (12.96%) Project Management
14 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
14 7 (12.96%) Windows

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 (7.41%) Confluence
2 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) GitHub
2 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) NetScaler
2 2 (3.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (38.89%) Selenium
2 18 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 15 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.41%) JIRA
4 4 (7.41%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.56%) HP UFT
5 3 (5.56%) Zephyr
6 2 (3.70%) LoadRunner
6 2 (3.70%) WinRunner
7 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.85%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.85%) TestDirector
7 1 (1.85%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (31.48%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Legal
3 4 (7.41%) Back Office
3 4 (7.41%) Financial Institution
3 4 (7.41%) Law
4 2 (3.70%) Games
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (38.89%) Analyst
2 13 (24.07%) Test Analyst
3 12 (22.22%) QA Analyst
3 12 (22.22%) QA Test Analyst
4 9 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) Problem Manager
5 7 (12.96%) Test Leader
6 5 (9.26%) Change Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Technical Change Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Technical Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Test Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Transition Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Incident and Problem Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Incident Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Problem Manager
8 3 (5.56%) QA Leader
9 2 (3.70%) Business Continuity Specialist
9 2 (3.70%) Security Manager
9 2 (3.70%) Senior Manager
9 2 (3.70%) Senior Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) CSS
1 6 (11.11%) HTML
2 5 (9.26%) .NET
2 5 (9.26%) Web Services
3 4 (7.41%) .NET Framework
3 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (7.41%) Entity Framework
3 4 (7.41%) jQuery
3 4 (7.41%) LINQ
3 4 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.85%) MFC
4 1 (1.85%) Middleware
4 1 (1.85%) SOAP
4 1 (1.85%) WCF
4 1 (1.85%) XHTML
4 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.41%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.70%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (3.70%) NHS
6 1 (1.85%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) Solaris
2 4 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.74%) Test Automation
3 21 (38.89%) Software Testing
3 21 (38.89%) Test Strategy
4 19 (35.19%) ITIL
5 15 (27.78%) Test Management
5 15 (27.78%) Test Scripting
5 15 (27.78%) Waterfall
6 12 (22.22%) Project Planning
7 11 (20.37%) PRINCE2
8 8 (14.81%) Problem Management
9 7 (12.96%) Change Management
9 7 (12.96%) Data Protection
9 7 (12.96%) Proactive Management
9 7 (12.96%) Project Management
9 7 (12.96%) Service Delivery
9 7 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
10 6 (11.11%) Service Management
11 5 (9.26%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 23 (42.59%) SQL
2 11 (20.37%) Ruby
3 5 (9.26%) C#
4 3 (5.56%) Perl
4 3 (5.56%) VBScript
5 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.85%) C
6 1 (1.85%) C++
6 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 54 (100.00%) ISEB
2 13 (24.07%) Degree
2 13 (24.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.70%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.85%) CISM
6 1 (1.85%) CISSP
6 1 (1.85%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (38.89%) QA
2 5 (9.26%) GDPR
3 4 (7.41%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.70%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (3.70%) ISO 22301
4 2 (3.70%) ISO 9000
4 2 (3.70%) PMO
5 1 (1.85%) COBIT
5 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.85%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) HP
3 4 (7.41%) Cisco
3 4 (7.41%) Hitachi
3 4 (7.41%) IBM
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle
3 4 (7.41%) Sybase
3 4 (7.41%) Veritas
4 2 (3.70%) Pega
5 1 (1.85%) Cognos
5 1 (1.85%) VMware
5 1 (1.85%) VocaLink