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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 39 48 67
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +19
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 53 43 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.90% 3.72% 2.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.63% 13.40% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 49 42 14
Average salary £32,500 £30,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.43% -3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,100 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,750 £43,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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
339 321 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 31.33% 27.77% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 297 280 254
Average salary £35,000 £35,783 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.18% -4.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +9 36 £32,500 - 3
Bridgend - 3 £35,000 - 1
Newport -2 2 £30,500 +3.38% 3
Torfaen -2 2 £30,500 -1.61%
ISEB
Wales

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 52 (50.49%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (44.66%) Finance
3 39 (37.86%) ISTQB
4 38 (36.89%) Test Scripting
5 26 (25.24%) Software Testing
6 23 (22.33%) Automated Testing
6 23 (22.33%) Test Strategy
7 19 (18.45%) Business Analysis
8 18 (17.48%) SQL
9 16 (15.53%) Scrum
9 16 (15.53%) User Acceptance Testing
10 15 (14.56%) Degree
11 14 (13.59%) JIRA
11 14 (13.59%) Banking
12 13 (12.62%) Validation
12 13 (12.62%) PRINCE2
13 12 (11.65%) Microsoft
13 12 (11.65%) User Stories
13 12 (11.65%) Automation Testing
13 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (10.68%) Mentoring
14 11 (10.68%) T-Plan
14 11 (10.68%) Waterfall
14 11 (10.68%) VirtualBox
14 11 (10.68%) System Testing
15 10 (9.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 10 (9.71%) Telecoms
15 10 (9.71%) ClearQuest
15 10 (9.71%) Project Management
15 10 (9.71%) MS Office

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.97%) Confluence
2 1 (0.97%) FileNet
Applications
1 10 (9.71%) MS Office
2 8 (7.77%) MS Project
2 8 (7.77%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.94%) SSL
1 2 (1.94%) HTTP
1 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.80%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.91%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.91%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (13.59%) JIRA
2 10 (9.71%) ClearQuest
3 4 (3.88%) Selenium
3 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (2.91%) Axure RP
4 3 (2.91%) WebDriver
4 3 (2.91%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (2.91%) RequisitePro
5 2 (1.94%) Subversion
5 2 (1.94%) CruiseControl
5 2 (1.94%) Maven
5 2 (1.94%) Ant
5 2 (1.94%) JUnit
5 2 (1.94%) JBehave
5 2 (1.94%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.94%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.94%) Hudson
5 2 (1.94%) Gerrit
5 2 (1.94%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.94%) Git (software)
General
1 46 (44.66%) Finance
2 14 (13.59%) Banking
3 10 (9.71%) Telecoms
4 8 (7.77%) Advertising
5 7 (6.80%) Welsh Language
6 2 (1.94%) Retail
7 1 (0.97%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.97%) Marketing
7 1 (0.97%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 70 (67.96%) Analyst
2 40 (38.83%) Test Analyst
3 30 (29.13%) Business Analyst
4 15 (14.56%) Test Engineer
5 13 (12.62%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (11.65%) Senior Test Analyst
7 8 (7.77%) Senior Test Engineer
7 8 (7.77%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.88%) Tester
9 3 (2.91%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (2.91%) Senior Tester
9 3 (2.91%) Team Leader
9 3 (2.91%) Project Analyst
9 3 (2.91%) Test Team Leader
10 2 (1.94%) Financial Business Analyst
10 2 (1.94%) Technical Test Analyst
10 2 (1.94%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 2 (1.94%) Lead Business Analyst
10 2 (1.94%) Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (1.94%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.88%) HTML
2 3 (2.91%) Web Services
3 2 (1.94%) JSON
3 2 (1.94%) XML
3 2 (1.94%) SOAP
4 1 (0.97%) RESTful
4 1 (0.97%) .NET
4 1 (0.97%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.94%) DTV
2 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (1.94%) User Experience
3 1 (0.97%) Open Source
3 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.83%) UNIX
2 4 (3.88%) Windows
3 2 (1.94%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.94%) Windows 8
3 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.97%) Android
4 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (50.49%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (36.89%) Test Scripting
3 26 (25.24%) Software Testing
4 23 (22.33%) Automated Testing
4 23 (22.33%) Test Strategy
5 19 (18.45%) Business Analysis
6 16 (15.53%) Scrum
6 16 (15.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (12.62%) Validation
7 13 (12.62%) PRINCE2
8 12 (11.65%) User Stories
8 12 (11.65%) Automation Testing
9 11 (10.68%) Mentoring
9 11 (10.68%) Waterfall
9 11 (10.68%) System Testing
10 10 (9.71%) Project Management
11 9 (8.74%) UML
11 9 (8.74%) Regression Testing
11 9 (8.74%) Use Case
11 9 (8.74%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.48%) SQL
2 9 (8.74%) Java
3 3 (2.91%) Delphi
3 3 (2.91%) T-SQL
3 3 (2.91%) VBA
3 3 (2.91%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.94%) XPath
4 2 (1.94%) XQuery
4 2 (1.94%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.94%) Groovy
5 1 (0.97%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 39 (37.86%) ISTQB
2 15 (14.56%) Degree
3 10 (9.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (4.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.97%) IIBA
5 1 (0.97%) CBAP
5 1 (0.97%) APMG
5 1 (0.97%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) QA
System Software
1 11 (10.68%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (11.65%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.68%) T-Plan
3 7 (6.80%) Oracle
4 3 (2.91%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.94%) iRise
6 1 (0.97%) IBM
6 1 (0.97%) Sage
6 1 (0.97%) Casewise
6 1 (0.97%) Telerik
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