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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 26 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 4.76% - 1.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.95% - 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £36,250 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +1.40%
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
43 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 34.13% 30.56% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 27 11 10
Average salary £38,750 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram 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 27 March 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 - 6 £36,250 -
ISEB
South Wales

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 9 (56.25%) QA
2 8 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (43.75%) Linux
4 6 (37.50%) DTV
4 6 (37.50%) Regression Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Manual Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 6 (37.50%) Cyber Security
5 5 (31.25%) Big Data
5 5 (31.25%) Mobile Marketing
5 5 (31.25%) PaaS
5 5 (31.25%) Advertising
5 5 (31.25%) Marketing
5 5 (31.25%) Informix
5 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
5 5 (31.25%) C++
5 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 5 (31.25%) MySQL
6 4 (25.00%) Web Services
6 4 (25.00%) Perl
6 4 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) UNIX
6 4 (25.00%) Data Mining
6 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
7 3 (18.75%) Test Management
7 3 (18.75%) Bug Management
7 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
1 1 (6.25%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) PaaS
2 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
1 5 (31.25%) Informix
1 5 (31.25%) Big Data
2 4 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Ranorex
2 1 (6.25%) Zephyr
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 5 (31.25%) Advertising
1 5 (31.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
2 9 (56.25%) Test Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Tester
4 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Developer
4 4 (25.00%) QA Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) QA Tester
5 3 (18.75%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Manual Tester
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) QA Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior QA Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Senior QA Test Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Junior Test Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Mobile Tester
7 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) DTV
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) UNIX
3 2 (12.50%) Android
3 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.25%) CentOS
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (37.50%) Manual Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 6 (37.50%) Regression Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Cyber Security
3 5 (31.25%) Mobile Marketing
3 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
4 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (18.75%) Test Management
5 3 (18.75%) Bug Management
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Scalability Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) TDD
7 1 (6.25%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
1 5 (31.25%) C++
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) Perl
3 3 (18.75%) Korn
3 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 2 (12.50%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
5 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 9 (56.25%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.25%) Telerik