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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank - 23 25
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 0 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport - 6.96% 5.26%
As % of the Qualifications category - 16.67% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 7
Average salary - £28,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.72%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.11%
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
62 66 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 32.98% 41.77% 26.97%
Number of salaries quoted 60 50 37
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +29.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,500 £41,500
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 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE
4 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) APMG
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) BPR
6 1 (11.11%) DTV
6 1 (11.11%) Perforce
6 1 (11.11%) Casewise
6 1 (11.11%) Korn
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) JIRA
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) UML
6 1 (11.11%) Python
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
6 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
6 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Red Hat

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) JMeter
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) TestLink
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) CentOS
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) Bug Management
5 1 (11.11%) Cyber Security
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Korn
1 1 (11.11%) Groovy
1 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) APMG
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
1 1 (11.11%) Perforce
1 1 (11.11%) Casewise