Period
to 19 April 2018

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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISEB Practitioner
UK
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1106 1109 1199
Rank change year-on-year +3 +90 -58
Permanent jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 89 72 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.042% 0.044%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 54 46 72
UK median annual salary £42,000 £46,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% -8.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +0.26%

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 41,611 43,350 57,119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.47% 25.20% 27.87%
Number of salaries quoted 31,850 34,158 45,811
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 £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -1.18% +6.25%

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 19 April 2018.

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 19 April 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
England +31 84 £42,000 -8.20% 2
UK excluding London +3 71 £42,000 -6.67% 2
North of England +26 27 £42,000 -1.18%
South East -16 23 £42,000 -11.58% 1
North East - 21 £42,000 -
London +2 14 £47,500 -17.39%
Midlands -1 13 £85,000 +88.89% 1
West Midlands -15 13 £85,000 +88.89% 1
South West -3 10 £45,000 +28.57%
North West -16 5 - -
Yorkshire +12 1 £32,500 -23.53%
East of England -14 1 £52,500 +23.53%
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT jobs citing ISEB Practitioner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for ISEB Practitioner.

1 89 (100.00%) ISEB
2 57 (64.04%) Test Automation
3 52 (58.43%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (55.06%) QA
5 45 (50.56%) Selenium
5 45 (50.56%) Software Testing
6 44 (49.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 41 (46.07%) Test Scripting
8 37 (41.57%) Test Management
9 36 (40.45%) Cucumber
10 35 (39.33%) Waterfall
10 35 (39.33%) Test Strategy
11 34 (38.20%) SQL
12 32 (35.96%) Ruby
12 32 (35.96%) Team Foundation Server
12 32 (35.96%) Project Planning
12 32 (35.96%) ITIL
12 32 (35.96%) PRINCE2
13 25 (28.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 24 (26.97%) Presales
15 21 (23.60%) Data Centre
15 21 (23.60%) Transition Management
15 21 (23.60%) Problem-Solving
15 21 (23.60%) Service Management
16 19 (21.35%) Law
16 19 (21.35%) Analytical Skills
17 18 (20.22%) Degree
18 14 (15.73%) ISTQB
19 11 (12.36%) Regression Testing
19 11 (12.36%) Customer Requirements

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (1.12%) SMS
Development Applications
1 45 (50.56%) Selenium
2 36 (40.45%) Cucumber
3 32 (35.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (7.87%) LoadRunner
5 6 (6.74%) JMeter
5 6 (6.74%) Visual Studio
6 5 (5.62%) JIRA
7 3 (3.37%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.12%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (1.12%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.12%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.12%) WinRunner
General
1 19 (21.35%) Law
2 9 (10.11%) Finance
3 6 (6.74%) Legal
4 5 (5.62%) Games
5 4 (4.49%) Banking
5 4 (4.49%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.25%) Front Office
6 2 (2.25%) Retail
7 1 (1.12%) Electronics
7 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (39.33%) Analyst
2 34 (38.20%) Test Analyst
3 33 (37.08%) QA Analyst
3 33 (37.08%) QA Test Analyst
4 21 (23.60%) Transition Manager
5 16 (17.98%) Test Leader
6 6 (6.74%) Performance Test Leader
7 5 (5.62%) Business Continuity Specialist
7 5 (5.62%) Test Manager
8 4 (4.49%) QA Leader
8 4 (4.49%) QA Manager
8 4 (4.49%) QA Test Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Quality Manager
9 2 (2.25%) Senior Manager
9 2 (2.25%) Senior Transition Manager
10 1 (1.12%) Automation Team Leader
10 1 (1.12%) Compliance Officer
10 1 (1.12%) Head of Information
10 1 (1.12%) Programme Test Manager
10 1 (1.12%) Security Compliance Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.99%) Web Services
2 6 (6.74%) .NET
2 6 (6.74%) DCOM
3 1 (1.12%) CSS
3 1 (1.12%) HTML
3 1 (1.12%) SOAP
3 1 (1.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.60%) Data Centre
2 19 (21.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.25%) Fixed Income
3 2 (2.25%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.25%) NHS
4 1 (1.12%) Derivative
4 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.12%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.12%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (64.04%) Test Automation
2 52 (58.43%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (50.56%) Software Testing
4 41 (46.07%) Test Scripting
5 37 (41.57%) Test Management
6 35 (39.33%) Test Strategy
6 35 (39.33%) Waterfall
7 32 (35.96%) ITIL
7 32 (35.96%) PRINCE2
7 32 (35.96%) Project Planning
8 24 (26.97%) Presales
9 21 (23.60%) Problem-Solving
9 21 (23.60%) Service Management
9 21 (23.60%) Transition Management
10 11 (12.36%) Customer Requirements
10 11 (12.36%) Regression Testing
11 10 (11.24%) Asset Management
11 10 (11.24%) CMMI
11 10 (11.24%) EAM
11 10 (11.24%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (38.20%) SQL
2 32 (35.96%) Ruby
3 6 (6.74%) C#
3 6 (6.74%) VB
4 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.12%) Java
4 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.12%) Python
Qualifications
1 89 (100.00%) ISEB
2 44 (49.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 25 (28.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 18 (20.22%) Degree
5 14 (15.73%) ISTQB
6 4 (4.49%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 4 (4.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 4 (4.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 4 (4.49%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 1 (1.12%) CISM
7 1 (1.12%) CISSP
7 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (55.06%) QA
2 5 (5.62%) ISO 22301
2 5 (5.62%) ISO 9001
2 5 (5.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.37%) GDPR
3 3 (3.37%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.25%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (1.12%) COBIT
5 1 (1.12%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 8 (8.99%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.12%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 10 (11.24%) Capita
2 8 (8.99%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (7.87%) HP
4 6 (6.74%) Citrix
4 6 (6.74%) Oracle
5 2 (2.25%) Sun
6 1 (1.12%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.12%) Murex
6 1 (1.12%) Pega