The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 35 56 17
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -39
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 34 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.69% 2.74% 7.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.98% 11.43% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32 16 32
Average salary £32,500 £28,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £25,204 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.40%
Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
227 140 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 37.96% 23.93% 28.64%
Number of salaries quoted 192 130 117
Average salary £35,783 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.25% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISEB
South Wales

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 18 April 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Cardiff

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 29 (59.18%) Finance
2 27 (55.10%) ISTQB
3 19 (38.78%) Test Strategy
4 16 (32.65%) Test Scripting
5 12 (24.49%) Automated Testing
5 12 (24.49%) Project Management
6 11 (22.45%) Software Testing
7 10 (20.41%) SQL
7 10 (20.41%) PRINCE2
8 9 (18.37%) Waterfall
9 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (14.29%) Advertising
10 7 (14.29%) PRINCE
10 7 (14.29%) System Testing
11 6 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (12.24%) MS Project
11 6 (12.24%) MS Office
12 5 (10.20%) Scrum
12 5 (10.20%) Java
12 5 (10.20%) Project Planning
12 5 (10.20%) Business Analysis
13 4 (8.16%) JIRA
13 4 (8.16%) Resource Management
13 4 (8.16%) UNIX
13 4 (8.16%) ITIL
13 4 (8.16%) ClearQuest
13 4 (8.16%) Validation
13 4 (8.16%) Service Management
14 3 (6.12%) TDD
14 3 (6.12%) CruiseControl

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (12.24%) MS Project
1 6 (12.24%) MS Office
2 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) HTTP
1 2 (4.08%) SSL
1 2 (4.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) JIRA
1 4 (8.16%) ClearQuest
2 3 (6.12%) CruiseControl
2 3 (6.12%) Ant
2 3 (6.12%) JUnit
2 3 (6.12%) Selenium
2 3 (6.12%) Maven
2 3 (6.12%) SoapUI
2 3 (6.12%) JBehave
2 3 (6.12%) WebDriver
2 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.08%) Mercurial
3 2 (4.08%) Hudson
3 2 (4.08%) Gerrit
3 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.08%) Subversion
4 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 29 (59.18%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) Analyst
2 17 (34.69%) Test Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 7 (14.29%) Test Manager
4 6 (12.24%) Business Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Tester
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Resource Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Test Leader
8 2 (4.08%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Financial Business Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Test Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Business Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) Junior
9 1 (2.04%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) Web Services
2 2 (4.08%) JSON
2 2 (4.08%) HTML
2 2 (4.08%) SOAP
2 2 (4.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
1 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Test Strategy
2 16 (32.65%) Test Scripting
3 12 (24.49%) Automated Testing
3 12 (24.49%) Project Management
4 11 (22.45%) Software Testing
5 10 (20.41%) PRINCE2
6 9 (18.37%) Waterfall
7 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (14.29%) PRINCE
8 7 (14.29%) System Testing
9 6 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (10.20%) Scrum
10 5 (10.20%) Project Planning
10 5 (10.20%) Business Analysis
11 4 (8.16%) Resource Management
11 4 (8.16%) ITIL
11 4 (8.16%) Validation
11 4 (8.16%) Service Management
12 3 (6.12%) TDD
12 3 (6.12%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) SQL
2 5 (10.20%) Java
3 3 (6.12%) Groovy
4 2 (4.08%) XPath
4 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.08%) XQuery
5 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (55.10%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (6.12%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) APMG
4 1 (2.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) T-Plan
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle
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Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - excellent company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 days ago