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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 51 57 59
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 27 35 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.11% 3.24% 3.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.11% 10.70% 13.44%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 43
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%

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
223 327 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.66% 30.28% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 197 279 287
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 18 £40,000 +21.21%
Cardiff +7 10 £36,250 +11.53%
Caerphilly - 1 £55,000 -
ISEB
Wales

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 63 (79.75%) Finance
2 31 (39.24%) ITIL
3 27 (34.18%) SQL
3 27 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (34.18%) Business Analysis
4 22 (27.85%) Degree
5 20 (25.32%) Systems Analysis
6 19 (24.05%) Data Modelling
6 19 (24.05%) Advertising
7 18 (22.78%) ITIL Certification
7 18 (22.78%) Incident Management
8 17 (21.52%) Microsoft
8 17 (21.52%) Validation
9 16 (20.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (18.99%) ISTQB
11 13 (16.46%) Software Testing
11 13 (16.46%) Test Scripting
11 13 (16.46%) Waterfall
12 12 (15.19%) Project Management
12 12 (15.19%) Mentoring
13 11 (13.92%) MS Office
13 11 (13.92%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (12.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 10 (12.66%) iSeries
14 10 (12.66%) ITSM
14 10 (12.66%) Service Delivery
14 10 (12.66%) Contract Management
15 9 (11.39%) C
15 9 (11.39%) Use Case
16 8 (10.13%) SDLC

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:

Applications
1 11 (13.92%) MS Office
2 6 (7.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.06%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Selenium
1 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.27%) Hudson
2 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.27%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.27%) Toad
2 1 (1.27%) WebDriver
General
1 63 (79.75%) Finance
2 19 (24.05%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 61 (77.22%) Analyst
2 21 (26.58%) Applications Support
2 21 (26.58%) Applications Support Analyst
2 21 (26.58%) Support Analyst
3 20 (25.32%) Business Analyst
4 19 (24.05%) Test Analyst
5 10 (12.66%) Delivery Manager
5 10 (12.66%) Service Manager
5 10 (12.66%) Services Delivery Manager
6 6 (7.59%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Financial Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Service Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Business Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Financial Business Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Software Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Software Test Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Software Tester
9 3 (3.80%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.59%) Flash
2 5 (6.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) iSeries
2 6 (7.59%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.59%) Statistics
3 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.27%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.24%) ITIL
2 27 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (34.18%) Business Analysis
3 20 (25.32%) Systems Analysis
4 19 (24.05%) Data Modelling
5 18 (22.78%) Incident Management
6 17 (21.52%) Validation
7 16 (20.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (16.46%) Software Testing
8 13 (16.46%) Test Scripting
8 13 (16.46%) Waterfall
9 12 (15.19%) Mentoring
9 12 (15.19%) Project Management
10 11 (13.92%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (12.66%) Contract Management
11 10 (12.66%) ITSM
11 10 (12.66%) Service Delivery
11 10 (12.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (11.39%) Use Case
13 8 (10.13%) Feasibility Study
Programming Languages
1 27 (34.18%) SQL
2 9 (11.39%) C
3 2 (2.53%) C#
3 2 (2.53%) C++
3 2 (2.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (27.85%) Degree
2 18 (22.78%) ITIL Certification
3 15 (18.99%) ISTQB
4 6 (7.59%) CBAP
4 6 (7.59%) IIBA
5 4 (5.06%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (2.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.27%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) SLA
2 3 (3.80%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (21.52%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.59%) Cadence
3 3 (3.80%) IBM
3 3 (3.80%) Oracle
4 1 (1.27%) HP