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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 51 33 50
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +17
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 18 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.60% 3.61% 2.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.25% 12.28% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 12
Average salary £30,815 £30,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.03% -24.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £22,900 £25,384
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,700 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
160 114 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.15% 29.38% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 145 101 88
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 March 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Cardiff

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (43.75%) Finance
3 19 (39.58%) Degree
4 17 (35.42%) ISTQB
5 12 (25.00%) Banking
6 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (20.83%) Automation Testing
7 10 (20.83%) Business Analysis
8 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
8 9 (18.75%) Validation
8 9 (18.75%) Waterfall
9 8 (16.67%) Manual Testing
9 8 (16.67%) Project Management
9 8 (16.67%) C#
9 8 (16.67%) PRINCE2
10 7 (14.58%) .NET
11 6 (12.50%) Windows
11 6 (12.50%) WinForms
12 5 (10.42%) Critical Path Analysis
12 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
13 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (8.33%) Test Scripting
13 4 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
14 3 (6.25%) Automated Testing
14 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
14 3 (6.25%) MS Project
14 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
14 3 (6.25%) PRINCE
14 3 (6.25%) Workflow

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.25%) MS Project
3 2 (4.17%) MS Office
3 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.08%) DB2
1 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.08%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Toad
1 1 (2.08%) Selenium
1 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (43.75%) Finance
2 12 (25.00%) Banking
3 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Law
5 1 (2.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (70.83%) Analyst
2 24 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 10 (20.83%) Project Manager
3 10 (20.83%) Business Analyst
4 9 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (18.75%) Senior Test Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Tester
7 2 (4.17%) Junior
7 2 (4.17%) Manual Tester
7 2 (4.17%) Business Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Junior Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Architect
8 1 (2.08%) QA Tester
8 1 (2.08%) Financial Business Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Software Test Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Manual Test Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) .NET
2 6 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.83%) Business Analysis
2 10 (20.83%) Automation Testing
3 9 (18.75%) Waterfall
3 9 (18.75%) Validation
4 8 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 8 (16.67%) Project Management
4 8 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 5 (10.42%) Critical Path Analysis
6 4 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.33%) Test Scripting
7 3 (6.25%) Workflow
7 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.25%) PRINCE
7 3 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Performance Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.17%) Product Management
8 2 (4.17%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.08%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) Degree
2 17 (35.42%) ISTQB
3 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.17%) VCP4
4 2 (4.17%) APMG
5 1 (2.08%) APMP
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.17%) MicroStrategy
1 2 (4.17%) Telerik
1 2 (4.17%) Casewise
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle
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