The table below looks at the statistics for ISO 8583 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISO 8583 over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO 8583
Rank 865 857 847
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Permanent jobs citing ISO 8583 36 13 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.012% 0.045%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.29% 0.12% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 18
Average salary £68,750 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+96.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £31,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £84,850 £37,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+61.53% -7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12498 10972 12057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.67% 10.23% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9622 8610 9942
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

ISO 8583
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISO 8583 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO 8583 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ISO 8583
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO 8583 within the UK.

ISO 8583 Salary Trend in the UK

ISO 8583
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISO 8583 over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 within the UK.

ISO 8583 Salary Histogram in the UK

ISO 8583
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 8583 within the UK over the 3 months to 21 August 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
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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
England -1 36 £68,750 +96.42% 5
East of England 0 19 £52,500 +75.00% 1
Hertfordshire +6 18 £52,500 +75.00%
London -17 12 £80,000 +113.33% 2
City of London -10 5 £80,000 +113.33% 1
Rickmansworth - 5 £85,000 -
Yorkshire - 5 - -
Watford - 4 £48,000 -
Essex - 1 £70,000 - 1

ISO 8583
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ISO 8583 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 ISO 8583.

1 74 (77.89%) Banking
2 53 (55.79%) XML
3 52 (54.74%) Java
4 43 (45.26%) Oracle
5 41 (43.16%) Retail
6 37 (38.95%) SMS
7 36 (37.89%) Finance
8 35 (36.84%) Web Services
8 35 (36.84%) SWIFT
9 32 (33.68%) DB2
9 32 (33.68%) Relational Database
10 30 (31.58%) Cryptography
11 28 (29.47%) JMS
11 28 (29.47%) Project Planning
12 27 (28.42%) WebSphere Application Server
12 27 (28.42%) WebLogic
12 27 (28.42%) MQSeries
12 27 (28.42%) ERP
12 27 (28.42%) TIBCO
12 27 (28.42%) PKI
12 27 (28.42%) WebSphere
12 27 (28.42%) Open Source
13 26 (27.37%) APACS
14 25 (26.32%) CCA
14 25 (26.32%) Internet
14 25 (26.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 25 (26.32%) Data Security
14 25 (26.32%) IVR
14 25 (26.32%) Requirements Analysis
14 25 (26.32%) PCI DSS

ISO 8583
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ISO 8583 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 ISO 8583. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (28.42%) WebSphere Application Server
1 27 (28.42%) WebLogic
1 27 (28.42%) MQSeries
1 27 (28.42%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.05%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 13 (13.68%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 37 (38.95%) SMS
2 25 (26.32%) Internet
3 12 (12.63%) SMPP
3 12 (12.63%) NFC
4 5 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.21%) VPN
5 4 (4.21%) SSL
5 4 (4.21%) FTP
5 4 (4.21%) Firewall
5 4 (4.21%) SSH
5 4 (4.21%) MPLS
5 4 (4.21%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (33.68%) DB2
1 32 (33.68%) Relational Database
2 21 (22.11%) SQL Server
3 13 (13.68%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (11.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.26%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.05%) Informix
Development Applications
1 12 (12.63%) Visual Studio
1 12 (12.63%) NUnit
1 12 (12.63%) MSTest
1 12 (12.63%) MSBuild
2 11 (11.58%) WiX
2 11 (11.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.26%) Apache Ivy
3 5 (5.26%) Maven
3 5 (5.26%) Ant
4 1 (1.05%) JUnit
General
1 74 (77.89%) Banking
2 41 (43.16%) Retail
3 36 (37.89%) Finance
4 24 (25.26%) Retail Banking
5 7 (7.37%) French Language
6 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.05%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.05%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (1.05%) Russian Language
7 1 (1.05%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (31.58%) Architect
2 24 (25.26%) Business Analyst
2 24 (25.26%) Analyst
2 24 (25.26%) Senior Architect
3 19 (20.00%) Payments Business Analyst
4 14 (14.74%) Developer
5 12 (12.63%) .NET Developer
6 11 (11.58%) Senior Data Architect
6 11 (11.58%) Data Architect
7 10 (10.53%) Technical Specialist
8 6 (6.32%) Systems Developer
9 5 (5.26%) C# Web Developer
9 5 (5.26%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
9 5 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Senior Technical Specialist
9 5 (5.26%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Network Manager
10 4 (4.21%) Implementation Manager
10 4 (4.21%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (55.79%) XML
2 35 (36.84%) Web Services
3 28 (29.47%) JMS
4 15 (15.79%) J2EE
5 12 (12.63%) ASP.NET
5 12 (12.63%) .NET
5 12 (12.63%) .NET Framework
5 12 (12.63%) WPF
6 11 (11.58%) LINQ
6 11 (11.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (11.58%) Java ME
6 11 (11.58%) WCF
6 11 (11.58%) XSLT
7 5 (5.26%) EJB
7 5 (5.26%) JSP
7 5 (5.26%) Servlets
7 5 (5.26%) SOAP
7 5 (5.26%) Middleware
7 5 (5.26%) EJB 3.0
8 4 (4.21%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 35 (36.84%) SWIFT
2 30 (31.58%) Cryptography
3 27 (28.42%) PKI
3 27 (28.42%) Open Source
4 26 (27.37%) APACS
5 25 (26.32%) IVR
6 12 (12.63%) Blackberry
7 11 (11.58%) Kindle
8 6 (6.32%) EFT
9 5 (5.26%) EPoS
9 5 (5.26%) Mainframe
9 5 (5.26%) Management Information System
9 5 (5.26%) Tandem
9 5 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (4.21%) EFTPOS
10 4 (4.21%) Smartcard
11 3 (3.16%) EMV
12 2 (2.11%) Chip and PIN
13 1 (1.05%) Mobile Banking
13 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.63%) Android
1 12 (12.63%) Apple iOS
1 12 (12.63%) Windows Phone
2 11 (11.58%) Windows
2 11 (11.58%) Linux
3 10 (10.53%) Windows XP
3 10 (10.53%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.47%) Project Planning
2 27 (28.42%) ERP
3 25 (26.32%) Data Security
3 25 (26.32%) Requirements Analysis
4 22 (23.16%) Security Architecture
4 22 (23.16%) Service Delivery
5 16 (16.84%) MVC
5 16 (16.84%) Scrum
5 16 (16.84%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (15.79%) TDD
7 13 (13.68%) Data Architecture
7 13 (13.68%) Project Management
8 12 (12.63%) Multithreading
9 11 (11.58%) Data Modelling
9 11 (11.58%) Regression Testing
10 10 (10.53%) Change Management
11 9 (9.47%) Business Analysis
11 9 (9.47%) Software Architecture
12 6 (6.32%) PRINCE2
13 5 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 52 (54.74%) Java
2 23 (24.21%) SQL
3 22 (23.16%) C#
4 21 (22.11%) PowerShell
5 12 (12.63%) XAML
6 11 (11.58%) C++
7 5 (5.26%) COBOL
7 5 (5.26%) PL/1
7 5 (5.26%) JCL
8 1 (1.05%) C
8 1 (1.05%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (26.32%) CCA
2 6 (6.32%) Degree
3 1 (1.05%) PgMP
3 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.05%) PMP
3 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (26.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 25 (26.32%) PCI DSS
2 22 (23.16%) ISO 9001
3 10 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 43 (45.26%) Oracle
2 27 (28.42%) TIBCO
3 11 (11.58%) Telerik
4 10 (10.53%) NCR
5 5 (5.26%) IBM
5 5 (5.26%) HP
6 4 (4.21%) Wincor Nixdorf
6 4 (4.21%) Fundtech
6 4 (4.21%) VeriFone
7 1 (1.05%) Perforce
7 1 (1.05%) VocaLink
7 1 (1.05%) TSYS
7 1 (1.05%) Sage
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