The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 52 29 45
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 42 104 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.02% 7.92% 4.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.00% 26.53% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 42 94 42
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,550 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £49,750 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
ISEB
Wales

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

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
300 392 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.68% 29.86% 29.87%
Number of salaries quoted 282 356 281
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,157 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

ISEB
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

ISEB Salary Trend in South Wales

ISEB
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in South Wales

ISEB
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport -9 23 £35,000 -
Cardiff -16 20 £40,500 +24.61% 2
Bridgend - 1 £28,500 -
ISEB
Wales

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 53 (65.43%) Finance
2 29 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (35.80%) Business Analysis
3 26 (32.10%) Degree
4 25 (30.86%) SQL
5 21 (25.93%) Microsoft
5 21 (25.93%) ISTQB
6 19 (23.46%) Data Modelling
6 19 (23.46%) Advertising
7 18 (22.22%) Project Management
8 17 (20.99%) ITIL
8 17 (20.99%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (18.52%) Systems Analysis
9 15 (18.52%) Incident Management
9 15 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (17.28%) MS Office
10 14 (17.28%) Validation
11 13 (16.05%) Test Scripting
12 12 (14.81%) Software Testing
12 12 (14.81%) IIBA
12 12 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (13.58%) Functional Testing
13 11 (13.58%) Use Case
14 10 (12.35%) Manual Testing
14 10 (12.35%) Test Automation
14 10 (12.35%) QA
14 10 (12.35%) Waterfall
14 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (11.11%) Data Privacy
15 9 (11.11%) CBAP

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.94%) CMS
1 4 (4.94%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (4.94%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (17.28%) MS Office
2 8 (9.88%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) DB2
2 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Selenium
1 5 (6.17%) WebDriver
2 2 (2.47%) ClearQuest
2 2 (2.47%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.23%) Hudson
3 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.23%) JIRA
3 1 (1.23%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (65.43%) Finance
2 19 (23.46%) Advertising
3 1 (1.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 72 (88.89%) Analyst
2 31 (38.27%) Business Analyst
3 22 (27.16%) Test Analyst
4 17 (20.99%) Applications Support
4 17 (20.99%) Applications Support Analyst
4 17 (20.99%) Support Analyst
5 8 (9.88%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (7.41%) Senior Business Analyst
6 6 (7.41%) Tester
7 5 (6.17%) Test Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) QA Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Software Tester
9 3 (3.70%) Change Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Software Test Engineer
10 2 (2.47%) QA Engineer
10 2 (2.47%) QA Test Analyst
10 2 (2.47%) Senior Manager
10 2 (2.47%) Senior Test Analyst
10 2 (2.47%) Senior Test Manager
10 2 (2.47%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) .NET
2 2 (2.47%) SOAP
2 2 (2.47%) XML
3 1 (1.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (1.23%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.41%) iSeries
3 1 (1.23%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (35.80%) Business Analysis
2 19 (23.46%) Data Modelling
3 18 (22.22%) Project Management
4 17 (20.99%) ITIL
4 17 (20.99%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (18.52%) Incident Management
5 15 (18.52%) Systems Analysis
6 14 (17.28%) Validation
7 13 (16.05%) Test Scripting
8 12 (14.81%) Software Testing
8 12 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (13.58%) Functional Testing
9 11 (13.58%) Use Case
10 10 (12.35%) Manual Testing
10 10 (12.35%) Test Automation
10 10 (12.35%) Waterfall
11 9 (11.11%) Data Privacy
11 9 (11.11%) Data Security
12 8 (9.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.86%) SQL
2 8 (9.88%) C
3 5 (6.17%) C#
4 2 (2.47%) C++
4 2 (2.47%) Java
5 1 (1.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (32.10%) Degree
2 21 (25.93%) ISTQB
3 15 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (14.81%) IIBA
5 9 (11.11%) CBAP
6 4 (4.94%) ISEB Practitioner
6 4 (4.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.94%) Alterian
2 4 (4.94%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.47%) IBM
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle
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