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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 54 45 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -17
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 18 40 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.47% 4.88% 6.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.28% 18.02% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 17 39 39
Median salary £35,000 £33,173 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% +10.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
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
194 222 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.58% 27.11% 32.99%
Number of salaries quoted 171 194 190
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £25,025 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 28 July 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Cardiff

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 31 (63.27%) Finance
2 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (42.86%) ISTQB
4 19 (38.78%) SQL
5 18 (36.73%) Degree
5 18 (36.73%) Functional Testing
6 16 (32.65%) Test Scripting
7 15 (30.61%) Non-Functional Testing
8 14 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (26.53%) SOAP
9 13 (26.53%) SoapUI
9 13 (26.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 12 (24.49%) Project Management
11 11 (22.45%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (22.45%) Business Analysis
12 10 (20.41%) Advertising
12 10 (20.41%) Use Case
12 10 (20.41%) Test Strategy
12 10 (20.41%) IIBA
12 10 (20.41%) Software Delivery
13 9 (18.37%) Waterfall
14 8 (16.33%) CBAP
14 8 (16.33%) Migration
14 8 (16.33%) Software Testing
15 7 (14.29%) Manual Testing
15 7 (14.29%) Test Automation
16 6 (12.24%) QA
16 6 (12.24%) Games
16 6 (12.24%) C#
16 6 (12.24%) Microsoft

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 (8.16%) CMS
1 4 (8.16%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (8.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) DB2
2 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (26.53%) SoapUI
2 5 (10.20%) Selenium
3 4 (8.16%) WebDriver
4 2 (4.08%) ClearQuest
4 2 (4.08%) JIRA
5 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (63.27%) Finance
2 10 (20.41%) Advertising
3 6 (12.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (75.51%) Analyst
2 23 (46.94%) Test Analyst
3 14 (28.57%) Business Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) SQL Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) C++ Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Software Tester
5 4 (8.16%) Tester
6 3 (6.12%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Web Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Web Applications Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Web Test Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) QA Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) QA Test Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Test Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) SOAP
2 4 (8.16%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (8.16%) STL
3 2 (4.08%) XML
4 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Android
1 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.73%) Functional Testing
3 16 (32.65%) Test Scripting
4 15 (30.61%) Non-Functional Testing
5 12 (24.49%) Project Management
6 11 (22.45%) Business Analysis
6 11 (22.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (20.41%) Software Delivery
7 10 (20.41%) Test Strategy
7 10 (20.41%) Use Case
8 9 (18.37%) Waterfall
9 8 (16.33%) Migration
9 8 (16.33%) Software Testing
10 7 (14.29%) Manual Testing
10 7 (14.29%) Test Automation
11 5 (10.20%) Scrum
11 5 (10.20%) TDD
12 4 (8.16%) Data Analysis
12 4 (8.16%) OOP
12 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.78%) SQL
2 6 (12.24%) C#
3 5 (10.20%) C++
3 5 (10.20%) Java
4 4 (8.16%) Python
5 2 (4.08%) C
6 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 18 (36.73%) Degree
3 13 (26.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (20.41%) IIBA
5 8 (16.33%) CBAP
6 1 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) QA
2 3 (6.12%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Alterian
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) Sitecore