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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 47 34 44
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 25 44 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.65% 6.43% 4.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.02% 17.19% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 24
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,477 £27,500 £25,893
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,200 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -0.68%
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
192 256 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.07% 37.43% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 156 209 141
Average salary £37,500 £35,783 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.79% -1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £51,700
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 29 May 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Cardiff

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 37 (86.05%) Finance
2 20 (46.51%) Business Analysis
3 16 (37.21%) Degree
3 16 (37.21%) Banking
3 16 (37.21%) Automation Testing
4 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (27.91%) Validation
5 12 (27.91%) ISTQB
5 12 (27.91%) PRINCE2
6 11 (25.58%) PRINCE
6 11 (25.58%) Telecoms
6 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (20.93%) ISEB Practitioner
8 8 (18.60%) Use Case
8 8 (18.60%) UML
9 7 (16.28%) OO
10 6 (13.95%) .NET
10 6 (13.95%) Manual Testing
11 5 (11.63%) SDLC
11 5 (11.63%) Software Testing
12 4 (9.30%) Casewise
12 4 (9.30%) SQL
12 4 (9.30%) MS Visio
13 3 (6.98%) SOA
13 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
13 3 (6.98%) C#
13 3 (6.98%) J2EE
13 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
13 3 (6.98%) Six Sigma
13 3 (6.98%) Project Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (9.30%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Project
3 1 (2.33%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) DB2
2 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.33%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Toad
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 37 (86.05%) Finance
2 16 (37.21%) Banking
3 11 (25.58%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.98%) Retail
5 2 (4.65%) Back Office
6 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (90.70%) Analyst
2 23 (53.49%) Business Analyst
3 16 (37.21%) Test Analyst
4 12 (27.91%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (27.91%) Senior Test Analyst
5 10 (23.26%) Financial Business Analyst
5 10 (23.26%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Business Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Tester
7 1 (2.33%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Software Tester
7 1 (2.33%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) .NET
2 3 (6.98%) J2EE
3 1 (2.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
1 2 (4.65%) Android
1 2 (4.65%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Business Analysis
2 16 (37.21%) Automation Testing
3 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (27.91%) Validation
4 12 (27.91%) PRINCE2
5 11 (25.58%) PRINCE
6 8 (18.60%) Use Case
6 8 (18.60%) UML
7 7 (16.28%) OO
8 6 (13.95%) Manual Testing
9 5 (11.63%) SDLC
9 5 (11.63%) Software Testing
10 3 (6.98%) SOA
10 3 (6.98%) Six Sigma
10 3 (6.98%) Project Management
10 3 (6.98%) Content Management
10 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
10 3 (6.98%) Coaching
10 3 (6.98%) Test Planning
11 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) C#
3 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.33%) VB
4 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) Degree
2 12 (27.91%) ISTQB
3 9 (20.93%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (4.65%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (4.65%) APMG
4 2 (4.65%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Casewise
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) MicroStrategy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago