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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 28 48 45
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 38 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.16% 2.73% 2.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.59% 10.40% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 37 12 9
Average salary £30,500 £40,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.22% +23.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
176 125 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.53% 26.21% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 157 109 84
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,800 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
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 24 December 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Cardiff

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 33 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (36.36%) Finance
3 22 (33.33%) Degree
4 21 (31.82%) ISTQB
5 19 (28.79%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (21.21%) Banking
6 14 (21.21%) Business Analysis
7 11 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (15.15%) Telecoms
8 10 (15.15%) Test Scripting
8 10 (15.15%) Waterfall
9 9 (13.64%) PRINCE2
9 9 (13.64%) Project Management
9 9 (13.64%) Validation
9 9 (13.64%) Manual Testing
9 9 (13.64%) Automation Testing
10 8 (12.12%) C#
11 7 (10.61%) .NET
11 7 (10.61%) Windows
11 7 (10.61%) Software Testing
12 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
12 6 (9.09%) PRINCE
12 6 (9.09%) Workflow
12 6 (9.09%) WinForms
12 6 (9.09%) Automated Testing
12 6 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
13 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (7.58%) Critical Path Analysis
13 5 (7.58%) Requirements Analysis

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (1.52%) FileNet
1 1 (1.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.06%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.06%) MS Office
3 3 (4.55%) MS Project
3 3 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) JIRA
2 2 (3.03%) Selenium
2 2 (3.03%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.52%) WATIR
General
1 24 (36.36%) Finance
2 14 (21.21%) Banking
3 10 (15.15%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.55%) Advertising
5 2 (3.03%) Retail
5 2 (3.03%) Welsh Language
6 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Law
6 1 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (68.18%) Analyst
2 26 (39.39%) Test Analyst
3 19 (28.79%) Business Analyst
4 12 (18.18%) Project Manager
5 10 (15.15%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (13.64%) Senior Test Analyst
7 6 (9.09%) Tester
8 5 (7.58%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (4.55%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Tester
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Test Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Automation Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Junior Project Manager
10 2 (3.03%) Junior
10 2 (3.03%) Manual Tester
11 1 (1.52%) Test Team Leader
11 1 (1.52%) Software Tester
11 1 (1.52%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) .NET
2 6 (9.09%) WinForms
3 1 (1.52%) RESTful
3 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.21%) Business Analysis
3 11 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (15.15%) Test Scripting
4 10 (15.15%) Waterfall
5 9 (13.64%) Manual Testing
5 9 (13.64%) Validation
5 9 (13.64%) PRINCE2
5 9 (13.64%) Project Management
5 9 (13.64%) Automation Testing
6 7 (10.61%) Software Testing
7 6 (9.09%) Workflow
7 6 (9.09%) PRINCE
7 6 (9.09%) Automated Testing
7 6 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (7.58%) Performance Testing
8 5 (7.58%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (7.58%) Critical Path Analysis
8 5 (7.58%) Test Strategy
8 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.12%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (33.33%) Degree
2 21 (31.82%) ISTQB
3 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (4.55%) APMG
5 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.52%) IIBA
5 1 (1.52%) CBAP
5 1 (1.52%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.55%) Casewise
2 3 (4.55%) T-Plan
3 2 (3.03%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (3.03%) Telerik
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30 - £35 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago