The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 17 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 17 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 9.60% 1.37% 1.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.37% 7.69% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 2
Average salary £35,369 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.40%
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 Newport region.

Qualifications Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
67 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 37.85% 17.81% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 61 15 16
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,842 £28,425 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £31,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

ISEB
Salary Trend in Newport

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Newport

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Newport region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Newport

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (66.67%) Selenium
3 11 (52.38%) Scrum
4 10 (47.62%) Automated Testing
4 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (42.86%) Degree
6 8 (38.10%) QA
6 8 (38.10%) SQL
6 8 (38.10%) Cucumber
7 7 (33.33%) Java
7 7 (33.33%) PHP
7 7 (33.33%) HND
7 7 (33.33%) JMeter
7 7 (33.33%) Finance
7 7 (33.33%) Web Design
7 7 (33.33%) Behat
7 7 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 7 (33.33%) RESTful
7 7 (33.33%) JIRA
7 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
8 6 (28.57%) ISTQB
8 6 (28.57%) Maven
8 6 (28.57%) Business Analysis
8 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (28.57%) Artifactory
8 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
8 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
8 6 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (28.57%) Data Centre

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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.

Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Selenium
2 8 (38.10%) Cucumber
3 7 (33.33%) JMeter
3 7 (33.33%) JIRA
3 7 (33.33%) Behat
4 6 (28.57%) Artifactory
4 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 6 (28.57%) Maven
4 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (9.52%) ClearCase
6 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
6 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Tester
2 8 (38.10%) Automated Tester
3 7 (33.33%) QA Tester
3 7 (33.33%) QA Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Quality Analyst
4 6 (28.57%) Senior QA Analyst
4 6 (28.57%) Senior QA Tester
4 6 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (28.57%) Senior Tester
5 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (14.29%) Consultant
6 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) Financial Business Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) Test Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Project Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Project Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) RESTful
2 4 (19.05%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Scrum
3 10 (47.62%) Automated Testing
3 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 7 (33.33%) Web Design
4 7 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 6 (28.57%) Business Analysis
6 5 (23.81%) PRINCE
6 5 (23.81%) Project Management
6 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
7 3 (14.29%) Load Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Automation Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
2 7 (33.33%) HND
3 6 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 3 (14.29%) APMG
4 3 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 3 (14.29%) Casewise