Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISEB Practitioner
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1094 1100 1194
Rank change year-on-year +6 +94 -46
Permanent jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 78 72 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.041% 0.052%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 59 46 87
UK median annual salary £42,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.96% +15.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +5.00% -2.20%

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 41,555 44,572 58,410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.72% 25.37% 27.67%
Number of salaries quoted 32,255 35,232 46,572
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 £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% -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 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for ISEB Practitioner in the UK

ISEB Practitioner
Top 12 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 24 February 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 +15 71 £42,000 -20.00% 6
UK excluding London +17 63 £42,000 -20.00% 5
North of England +16 22 £42,000 -1.18% 1
South East +15 21 £42,000 -20.00% 1
North East - 21 £42,000 - 1
South West +3 12 £45,000 +28.57%
London -16 11 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Midlands +16 9 £61,750 +17.62% 1
West Midlands +8 8 £85,000 +61.90%
Scotland - 3 £48,750 - 1
Yorkshire +9 1 £32,500 -23.53%
East Midlands - 1 £38,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 78 (100.00%) ISEB
2 55 (70.51%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (69.23%) Test Automation
4 48 (61.54%) Selenium
5 46 (58.97%) QA
5 46 (58.97%) Software Testing
6 41 (52.56%) Test Scripting
7 39 (50.00%) Cucumber
7 39 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 38 (48.72%) Test Strategy
9 36 (46.15%) SQL
9 36 (46.15%) Test Management
10 35 (44.87%) Waterfall
11 33 (42.31%) Team Foundation Server
12 32 (41.03%) Project Planning
13 31 (39.74%) Ruby
14 15 (19.23%) Degree
14 15 (19.23%) ITIL
15 14 (17.95%) PRINCE2
16 13 (16.67%) Finance
17 11 (14.10%) Web Services
17 11 (14.10%) HP Quality Center
17 11 (14.10%) Performance Testing
17 11 (14.10%) Scenario Testing
18 10 (12.82%) Regression Testing
18 10 (12.82%) HP
19 9 (11.54%) C#
19 9 (11.54%) .NET
19 9 (11.54%) ISTQB
19 9 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

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 1 (1.28%) Confluence
1 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) GitHub
1 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (1.28%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 48 (61.54%) Selenium
2 39 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 33 (42.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (10.26%) LoadRunner
4 8 (10.26%) Visual Studio
5 6 (7.69%) JMeter
6 5 (6.41%) JIRA
7 3 (3.85%) HP UFT
8 2 (2.56%) WinRunner
9 1 (1.28%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (1.28%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.28%) TestDirector
9 1 (1.28%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.28%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Legal
3 5 (6.41%) Games
4 4 (5.13%) Law
5 3 (3.85%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.56%) Back Office
6 2 (2.56%) Retail
7 1 (1.28%) Front Office
7 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (48.72%) Analyst
2 34 (43.59%) Test Analyst
3 33 (42.31%) QA Analyst
3 33 (42.31%) QA Test Analyst
4 19 (24.36%) Test Leader
5 7 (8.97%) QA Leader
6 6 (7.69%) Performance Test Leader
7 5 (6.41%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Business Continuity Specialist
7 5 (6.41%) Transition Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Test Manager
9 2 (2.56%) Senior Manager
9 2 (2.56%) Senior Transition Manager
10 1 (1.28%) Business Change Manager
10 1 (1.28%) Change Manager
10 1 (1.28%) Compliance Officer
10 1 (1.28%) Head of Information
10 1 (1.28%) Problem Manager
10 1 (1.28%) Programme Manager
10 1 (1.28%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.10%) Web Services
2 9 (11.54%) .NET
3 6 (7.69%) DCOM
4 4 (5.13%) CSS
4 4 (5.13%) HTML
5 2 (2.56%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (2.56%) Entity Framework
5 2 (2.56%) jQuery
5 2 (2.56%) LINQ
5 2 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.28%) MFC
6 1 (1.28%) SOAP
6 1 (1.28%) WCF
6 1 (1.28%) XHTML
6 1 (1.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.56%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (2.56%) NHS
5 1 (1.28%) Derivative
5 1 (1.28%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.28%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.28%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (70.51%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (69.23%) Test Automation
3 46 (58.97%) Software Testing
4 41 (52.56%) Test Scripting
5 38 (48.72%) Test Strategy
6 36 (46.15%) Test Management
7 35 (44.87%) Waterfall
8 32 (41.03%) Project Planning
9 15 (19.23%) ITIL
10 14 (17.95%) PRINCE2
11 11 (14.10%) Performance Testing
11 11 (14.10%) Scenario Testing
12 10 (12.82%) Regression Testing
13 8 (10.26%) Customer Requirements
13 8 (10.26%) Data Protection
13 8 (10.26%) Presales
13 8 (10.26%) SDLC
14 7 (8.97%) Continuous Delivery
14 7 (8.97%) DevOps
15 6 (7.69%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 36 (46.15%) SQL
2 31 (39.74%) Ruby
3 9 (11.54%) C#
4 6 (7.69%) VB
5 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.28%) C++
6 1 (1.28%) Java
6 1 (1.28%) Perl
6 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 78 (100.00%) ISEB
2 39 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 15 (19.23%) Degree
4 9 (11.54%) ISTQB
4 9 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.28%) CISM
6 1 (1.28%) CISSP
6 1 (1.28%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (58.97%) QA
2 5 (6.41%) GDPR
2 5 (6.41%) ISO 22301
3 4 (5.13%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.56%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (2.56%) ISO 9000
5 1 (1.28%) COBIT
5 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.28%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (14.10%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.28%) CSIRT
2 1 (1.28%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 10 (12.82%) HP
2 6 (7.69%) Capita
2 6 (7.69%) Citrix
2 6 (7.69%) Oracle
3 4 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.56%) Pega
6 1 (1.28%) Cognos
6 1 (1.28%) Murex
6 1 (1.28%) Sun
6 1 (1.28%) VMware