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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 59 42 49
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 33 58 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.92% 4.72% 4.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.71% 15.85% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 32 57 44
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,125 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
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
308 366 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 27.26% 29.76% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 272 321 289
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Cardiff -7 19 £35,000 +1.44%
Newport 0 15 £35,000 -
Torfaen +4 3 £23,500 -32.85%
ISEB
Wales

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 54 (56.25%) Finance
2 44 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (36.46%) ISTQB
4 29 (30.21%) SQL
4 29 (30.21%) Business Analysis
5 26 (27.08%) Advertising
6 25 (26.04%) Test Scripting
7 24 (25.00%) Degree
8 23 (23.96%) User Acceptance Testing
9 22 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
10 21 (21.88%) Functional Testing
10 21 (21.88%) Microsoft
10 21 (21.88%) Project Management
11 18 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
12 16 (16.67%) IIBA
12 16 (16.67%) Use Case
13 14 (14.58%) SoapUI
13 14 (14.58%) Waterfall
13 14 (14.58%) Manual Testing
13 14 (14.58%) SOAP
13 14 (14.58%) MS Office
13 14 (14.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 13 (13.54%) CBAP
15 12 (12.50%) QA
15 12 (12.50%) MS Excel
15 12 (12.50%) Data Modelling
15 12 (12.50%) Software Delivery
16 11 (11.46%) Software Testing
17 10 (10.42%) Test Strategy
17 10 (10.42%) Migration

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 (4.17%) CMS
1 4 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (4.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (14.58%) MS Office
2 12 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) SaaS
2 2 (2.08%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.17%) DB2
2 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.08%) Big Data
3 2 (2.08%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (14.58%) SoapUI
2 7 (7.29%) Selenium
3 4 (4.17%) WebDriver
4 3 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.08%) ClearQuest
5 2 (2.08%) JIRA
5 2 (2.08%) JMeter
6 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 54 (56.25%) Finance
2 26 (27.08%) Advertising
3 7 (7.29%) Games
4 2 (2.08%) Marketing
4 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (77.08%) Analyst
2 34 (35.42%) Test Analyst
3 31 (32.29%) Business Analyst
4 12 (12.50%) Tester
5 8 (8.33%) Software Tester
5 8 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
6 7 (7.29%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (6.25%) Change Analyst
7 6 (6.25%) Test Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Senior Business Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) C++ Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Software Test Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Test Manager
9 4 (4.17%) Web Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Web Test Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) Financial Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) QA Engineer
10 3 (3.13%) Software Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.58%) SOAP
2 4 (4.17%) .NET
2 4 (4.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (4.17%) STL
3 2 (2.08%) Web Services
3 2 (2.08%) XML
4 1 (1.04%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.08%) Mainframe
2 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.04%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.08%) Linux
1 2 (2.08%) Unix
2 1 (1.04%) Android
2 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (30.21%) Business Analysis
3 25 (26.04%) Test Scripting
4 23 (23.96%) User Acceptance Testing
5 21 (21.88%) Functional Testing
5 21 (21.88%) Project Management
6 18 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
7 16 (16.67%) Use Case
8 14 (14.58%) Manual Testing
8 14 (14.58%) Waterfall
9 12 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 12 (12.50%) Software Delivery
10 11 (11.46%) Software Testing
11 10 (10.42%) Mentoring
11 10 (10.42%) Migration
11 10 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (10.42%) Test Strategy
12 9 (9.38%) Test Automation
13 8 (8.33%) Data Privacy
13 8 (8.33%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 29 (30.21%) SQL
2 8 (8.33%) Java
3 6 (6.25%) C
3 6 (6.25%) C#
4 5 (5.21%) C++
5 4 (4.17%) Python
6 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 35 (36.46%) ISTQB
2 24 (25.00%) Degree
3 16 (16.67%) IIBA
4 14 (14.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 13 (13.54%) CBAP
6 3 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.50%) QA
2 5 (5.21%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.17%) Alterian
2 4 (4.17%) Oracle
2 4 (4.17%) Sitecore