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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 30 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 8 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 4.28% 5.07% 2.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.56% 15.91% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 2
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +28.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+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 Newport region.

Qualifications Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
59 44 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 31.55% 31.88% 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 50 29 24
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £28,950
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% +7.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £31,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) QA
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (87.50%) Behat
2 7 (87.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) RESTful
2 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) JIRA
2 7 (87.50%) Web Design
2 7 (87.50%) Automated Testing
2 7 (87.50%) HND
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JMeter
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (87.50%) Behat
2 7 (87.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) JMeter
3 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Tester
1 8 (100.00%) Automated Tester
2 7 (87.50%) QA Tester
2 7 (87.50%) Quality Analyst
2 7 (87.50%) QA Analyst
2 7 (87.50%) Analyst
3 6 (75.00%) Senior QA Analyst
3 6 (75.00%) Senior QA Tester
3 6 (75.00%) Senior Tester
3 6 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Web Design
2 7 (87.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
1 7 (87.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA