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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 42 47 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 26 22 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.09% 3.29% 6.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.57% 11.96% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 41
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £29,129 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
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
148 184 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.31% 27.54% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 138 149 207
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,783
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Cardiff

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 42 (70.00%) Finance
2 32 (53.33%) SQL
3 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (41.67%) ISTQB
5 24 (40.00%) Test Scripting
6 23 (38.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 21 (35.00%) SoapUI
7 21 (35.00%) Functional Testing
7 21 (35.00%) SOAP
8 19 (31.67%) Degree
8 19 (31.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 18 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
9 18 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (21.67%) Advertising
11 12 (20.00%) Software Testing
11 12 (20.00%) Test Strategy
12 11 (18.33%) Waterfall
12 11 (18.33%) Software Delivery
12 11 (18.33%) Business Analysis
12 11 (18.33%) Migration
13 10 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
14 9 (15.00%) Scrum
15 8 (13.33%) Use Case
16 7 (11.67%) QA
16 7 (11.67%) Project Management
17 6 (10.00%) Games
17 6 (10.00%) Selenium
17 6 (10.00%) Test Automation
17 6 (10.00%) IIBA
17 6 (10.00%) CBAP

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.67%) CMS
1 4 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (6.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) DB2
2 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (35.00%) SoapUI
2 6 (10.00%) Selenium
3 4 (6.67%) WebDriver
4 3 (5.00%) ClearQuest
5 2 (3.33%) JIRA
6 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (70.00%) Finance
2 13 (21.67%) Advertising
3 6 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (85.00%) Analyst
2 40 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 10 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 9 (15.00%) SQL Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Web Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Web Test Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) C++ Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Software Tester
6 4 (6.67%) Tester
7 3 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Web Applications Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Manual Test Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Systems Test Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.33%) Test Leader
8 2 (3.33%) Test Team Leader
9 1 (1.67%) Senior Test Manager
9 1 (1.67%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.00%) SOAP
2 4 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (6.67%) STL
2 4 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Android
1 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 21 (35.00%) Functional Testing
4 19 (31.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 18 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 12 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 12 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 11 (18.33%) Business Analysis
7 11 (18.33%) Migration
7 11 (18.33%) Software Delivery
7 11 (18.33%) Waterfall
8 9 (15.00%) Scrum
9 8 (13.33%) Use Case
10 7 (11.67%) Project Management
11 6 (10.00%) Test Automation
12 5 (8.33%) Manual Testing
12 5 (8.33%) SDLC
12 5 (8.33%) TDD
13 4 (6.67%) OOP
13 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (53.33%) SQL
2 5 (8.33%) C#
3 4 (6.67%) C++
3 4 (6.67%) Java
3 4 (6.67%) Python
4 2 (3.33%) C
5 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 23 (38.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 19 (31.67%) Degree
4 6 (10.00%) CBAP
4 6 (10.00%) IIBA
5 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) QA
2 4 (6.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (6.67%) Alterian
1 4 (6.67%) Oracle
1 4 (6.67%) Sitecore
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
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