The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 21 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 8.43% 3.13% 1.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.00% 14.29% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -1.61%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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 Torfaen region.

Qualifications Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 30.12% 21.88% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 2
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,050 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £39,100 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

ISEB
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Torfaen

ISEB
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Cwmbran 0 7 £35,000 +14.75%
ISEB
South Wales

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (75.00%) Regression Testing
3 10 (62.50%) DTV
3 10 (62.50%) C++
3 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 10 (62.50%) Cyber Security
4 9 (56.25%) Bug Management
4 9 (56.25%) Test Management
4 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
5 6 (37.50%) QA
6 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
6 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Advertising
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
7 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
7 3 (18.75%) Marketing
7 3 (18.75%) Mobile Marketing
7 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (18.75%) SDLC
8 2 (12.50%) Big Data
8 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
8 2 (12.50%) PaaS
8 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (12.50%) Degree
8 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) PaaS
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Informix
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Ranorex
2 1 (6.25%) Zephyr
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 3 (18.75%) Advertising
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Test Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) Automation Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) Test Automation Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) QA Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior QA Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) QA Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Manual Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) QA Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Senior QA Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) DTV
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 12 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 10 (62.50%) Cyber Security
4 9 (56.25%) Bug Management
4 9 (56.25%) Test Management
5 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Mobile Marketing
6 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 3 (18.75%) SDLC
7 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
8 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
8 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Scalability Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C++
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 2 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
4 1 (6.25%) Korn
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.25%) Telerik