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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 35 49 37
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 29 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.88% 3.16% 3.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.37% 11.19% 15.96%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 14
Average salary £30,250 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.96% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £25,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
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
167 143 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.11% 28.26% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 150 120 88
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,400 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £46,500
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 21 November 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Cardiff

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 37 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (38.36%) Finance
3 25 (34.25%) ISTQB
4 20 (27.40%) Degree
5 15 (20.55%) Test Scripting
5 15 (20.55%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (19.18%) Business Analysis
7 13 (17.81%) Banking
8 11 (15.07%) Project Management
8 11 (15.07%) Software Testing
9 10 (13.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (13.70%) Waterfall
9 10 (13.70%) Telecoms
10 9 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (12.33%) Validation
10 9 (12.33%) Automated Testing
10 9 (12.33%) PRINCE2
11 8 (10.96%) C#
11 8 (10.96%) Test Strategy
11 8 (10.96%) User Stories
11 8 (10.96%) Automation Testing
12 7 (9.59%) .NET
12 7 (9.59%) Windows
13 6 (8.22%) Workflow
13 6 (8.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (8.22%) PRINCE
13 6 (8.22%) Scrum
13 6 (8.22%) WinForms
13 6 (8.22%) System Testing
13 6 (8.22%) Use Case

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (1.37%) FileNet
1 1 (1.37%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.11%) MS Project
2 3 (4.11%) MS Office
2 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) JIRA
2 2 (2.74%) ClearQuest
2 2 (2.74%) Selenium
2 2 (2.74%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.37%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.37%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.37%) RequisitePro
3 1 (1.37%) WATIR
General
1 28 (38.36%) Finance
2 13 (17.81%) Banking
3 10 (13.70%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.85%) Advertising
5 2 (2.74%) Retail
5 2 (2.74%) Welsh Language
6 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Law
6 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (69.86%) Analyst
2 31 (42.47%) Test Analyst
3 20 (27.40%) Business Analyst
4 13 (17.81%) Project Manager
5 10 (13.70%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (12.33%) Senior Test Analyst
7 6 (8.22%) Tester
8 5 (6.85%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (4.11%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Tester
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Test Engineer
10 2 (2.74%) Lead Business Analyst
10 2 (2.74%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (2.74%) Automation Engineer
10 2 (2.74%) Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (2.74%) Junior Project Manager
10 2 (2.74%) Junior
10 2 (2.74%) Manual Tester
11 1 (1.37%) Test Team Leader
11 1 (1.37%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.59%) .NET
2 6 (8.22%) WinForms
3 1 (1.37%) RESTful
3 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.37%) Open Source
2 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.55%) Test Scripting
3 14 (19.18%) Business Analysis
4 11 (15.07%) Software Testing
4 11 (15.07%) Project Management
5 10 (13.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (13.70%) Waterfall
6 9 (12.33%) Automated Testing
6 9 (12.33%) Validation
6 9 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (12.33%) PRINCE2
7 8 (10.96%) Test Strategy
7 8 (10.96%) User Stories
7 8 (10.96%) Automation Testing
8 6 (8.22%) Use Case
8 6 (8.22%) PRINCE
8 6 (8.22%) Scrum
8 6 (8.22%) Workflow
8 6 (8.22%) System Testing
9 5 (6.85%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.96%) C#
2 1 (1.37%) Java
2 1 (1.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (34.25%) ISTQB
2 20 (27.40%) Degree
3 6 (8.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (4.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.74%) APMG
6 1 (1.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.37%) IIBA
6 1 (1.37%) CBAP
6 1 (1.37%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.11%) T-Plan
3 2 (2.74%) Telerik
3 2 (2.74%) Casewise
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle
4 1 (1.37%) IBM
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Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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