The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Cwmbran region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 21 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 9 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 7.63% 5.45% 3.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.03% 13.04% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 3
Average salary £37,500 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.50% -24.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +2.81%
ISEB
Torfaen

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cwmbran region.

Qualifications Category
Cwmbran
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 26.27% 41.82% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 12
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £40,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Cwmbran region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

ISEB
Salary Trend in Cwmbran

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Cwmbran region.

ISEB Salary Trend in Cwmbran

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Cwmbran

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Cwmbran region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Cwmbran

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cwmbran 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 7 (63.64%) Automated Testing
1 7 (63.64%) Manual Testing
1 7 (63.64%) Test Scripting
2 6 (54.55%) QA
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Informix
3 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
3 5 (45.45%) Advertising
3 5 (45.45%) Marketing
3 5 (45.45%) PaaS
3 5 (45.45%) Big Data
3 5 (45.45%) Mobile Marketing
4 4 (36.36%) Cyber Security
4 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Data Mining
4 4 (36.36%) DTV
4 4 (36.36%) UNIX
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) C++
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) Perl
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cwmbran 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 (9.09%) GlassFish
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) PaaS
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Informix
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
1 5 (45.45%) Big Data
2 4 (36.36%) Data Mining
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 1 (9.09%) Zephyr
1 1 (9.09%) TestLink
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 5 (45.45%) Advertising
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Test Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Manual Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) QA Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) DTV
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) CentOS
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Automated Testing
1 7 (63.64%) Manual Testing
1 7 (63.64%) Test Scripting
2 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
2 5 (45.45%) Mobile Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) Cyber Security
3 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Test Management
6 1 (9.09%) BDD
6 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) Bug Management
6 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C++
1 3 (27.27%) Java
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) Korn
2 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat