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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 25 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 4 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 2.35% 7.28% 1.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.53% 21.43% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 3
Average salary £30,500 £29,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.38% -34.44%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
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
38 70 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 22.35% 33.98% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 32 56 36
Average salary £39,500 £30,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.50% -23.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £54,300 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 15 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) UML
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) User Stories
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) BPR
5 1 (16.67%) Finance

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Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) UML
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) User Stories
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) BPR