The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 43 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 33 44 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.17% 6.54% 4.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.93% 18.64% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 32 43 23
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £37,500 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.40%
ISEB
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
221 236 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.90% 35.07% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 180 194 126
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,020 £22,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

ISEB
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Cardiff

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Cardiff

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 43 (87.76%) Finance
2 23 (46.94%) Business Analysis
3 16 (32.65%) PRINCE
3 16 (32.65%) PRINCE2
3 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (26.53%) Degree
4 13 (26.53%) Automation Testing
5 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (22.45%) ISEB Practitioner
6 11 (22.45%) Banking
7 9 (18.37%) ISTQB
7 9 (18.37%) MS Visio
7 9 (18.37%) Project Management
8 8 (16.33%) UML
8 8 (16.33%) .NET
9 7 (14.29%) OO
9 7 (14.29%) SQL
9 7 (14.29%) Casewise
9 7 (14.29%) Validation
9 7 (14.29%) Use Case
10 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
10 6 (12.24%) Advertising
10 6 (12.24%) Software Testing
11 5 (10.20%) C#
11 5 (10.20%) Test Scripting
12 4 (8.16%) Manual Testing
12 4 (8.16%) Android
12 4 (8.16%) Apple iOS
12 4 (8.16%) SoapUI
12 4 (8.16%) Coaching

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Visio
2 4 (8.16%) MS Project
3 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.08%) ClearCase
2 2 (4.08%) ClearQuest
General
1 43 (87.76%) Finance
2 11 (22.45%) Banking
3 6 (12.24%) Advertising
3 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.12%) Retail
5 2 (4.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (89.80%) Analyst
2 26 (53.06%) Business Analyst
3 18 (36.73%) Test Analyst
4 11 (22.45%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 11 (22.45%) Financial Business Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (4.08%) Consultant
6 2 (4.08%) Business Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Architect
7 1 (2.04%) QA Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Project Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Project Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) .NET
2 4 (8.16%) SOAP
3 3 (6.12%) XML
3 3 (6.12%) J2EE
4 1 (2.04%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Mac OS X
1 4 (8.16%) Android
1 4 (8.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Business Analysis
2 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.65%) PRINCE2
2 16 (32.65%) PRINCE
3 13 (26.53%) Automation Testing
4 9 (18.37%) Project Management
5 8 (16.33%) UML
6 7 (14.29%) OO
6 7 (14.29%) Validation
6 7 (14.29%) Use Case
7 6 (12.24%) Software Testing
8 5 (10.20%) Test Scripting
9 4 (8.16%) Manual Testing
9 4 (8.16%) Coaching
9 4 (8.16%) Scrum
10 3 (6.12%) SOA
10 3 (6.12%) Content Management
10 3 (6.12%) SDLC
10 3 (6.12%) Test Planning
11 2 (4.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) SQL
2 5 (10.20%) C#
3 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.04%) VB
4 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Degree
2 11 (22.45%) ISEB Practitioner
3 9 (18.37%) ISTQB
4 3 (6.12%) APMG
4 3 (6.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (4.08%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (4.08%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Casewise
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) HP
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