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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 26 32 31
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 42 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.14% 5.06% 4.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.09% 18.75% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 40 24 16
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
220 144 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 32.16% 26.97% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 191 118 75
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 29 July 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Cardiff

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 40 (51.95%) ISTQB
2 31 (40.26%) Finance
3 28 (36.36%) Test Scripting
4 24 (31.17%) Software Testing
5 18 (23.38%) Test Strategy
6 16 (20.78%) Automated Testing
6 16 (20.78%) SQL
7 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (18.18%) Project Management
9 13 (16.88%) Validation
9 13 (16.88%) Scrum
9 13 (16.88%) Degree
10 12 (15.58%) System Testing
10 12 (15.58%) Waterfall
10 12 (15.58%) Automation Testing
11 11 (14.29%) Banking
11 11 (14.29%) ClearQuest
12 10 (12.99%) PRINCE2
12 10 (12.99%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (11.69%) JIRA
13 9 (11.69%) Telecoms
14 8 (10.39%) MS Project
14 8 (10.39%) Business Analysis
14 8 (10.39%) User Stories
14 8 (10.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 7 (9.09%) Java
16 6 (7.79%) Advertising
16 6 (7.79%) UNIX
16 6 (7.79%) QA
16 6 (7.79%) VirtualBox

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.30%) FileNet
1 1 (1.30%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Project
2 5 (6.49%) MS Office
2 5 (6.49%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) HTTP
1 2 (2.60%) SSL
1 2 (2.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (14.29%) ClearQuest
2 9 (11.69%) JIRA
3 2 (2.60%) Selenium
3 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.60%) CruiseControl
3 2 (2.60%) Subversion
3 2 (2.60%) Maven
3 2 (2.60%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.60%) JBehave
3 2 (2.60%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.60%) Axure RP
3 2 (2.60%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.60%) Hudson
3 2 (2.60%) Gerrit
3 2 (2.60%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.60%) Ant
3 2 (2.60%) JUnit
3 2 (2.60%) RequisitePro
General
1 31 (40.26%) Finance
2 11 (14.29%) Banking
3 9 (11.69%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.79%) Advertising
5 3 (3.90%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 46 (59.74%) Analyst
2 35 (45.45%) Test Analyst
3 11 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 11 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
4 10 (12.99%) Project Manager
4 10 (12.99%) Business Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) Tester
5 7 (9.09%) Test Engineer
6 3 (3.90%) Resource Manager
6 3 (3.90%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (3.90%) Senior Tester
7 2 (2.60%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (2.60%) Technical Test Analyst
7 2 (2.60%) Financial Business Analyst
7 2 (2.60%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 2 (2.60%) Test Leader
8 1 (1.30%) Head of Architecture
8 1 (1.30%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (1.30%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (1.30%) Test Strategy Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) HTML
2 2 (2.60%) SOAP
2 2 (2.60%) Web Services
2 2 (2.60%) XML
2 2 (2.60%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
1 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.30%) Statistics
2 1 (1.30%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.79%) UNIX
2 3 (3.90%) Windows
3 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.36%) Test Scripting
2 24 (31.17%) Software Testing
3 18 (23.38%) Test Strategy
4 16 (20.78%) Automated Testing
5 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (18.18%) Project Management
7 13 (16.88%) Validation
7 13 (16.88%) Scrum
8 12 (15.58%) Automation Testing
8 12 (15.58%) System Testing
8 12 (15.58%) Waterfall
9 10 (12.99%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (12.99%) PRINCE2
10 8 (10.39%) Business Analysis
10 8 (10.39%) User Stories
11 5 (6.49%) Project Planning
11 5 (6.49%) PRINCE
11 5 (6.49%) ITIL
12 4 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (5.19%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.78%) SQL
2 7 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.60%) XQuery
3 2 (2.60%) XPath
3 2 (2.60%) Groovy
4 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (51.95%) ISTQB
2 13 (16.88%) Degree
3 8 (10.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (7.79%) T-Plan
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle
4 1 (1.30%) IBM
4 1 (1.30%) iRise
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