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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO 8583
Rank 871 889 852
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -37
Permanent jobs citing ISO 8583 25 51 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.043% 0.029%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.21% 0.41% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 49 7
Average salary £85,000 £46,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.79% -38.00%
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £46,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year
+82.79% -38.00%

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
11871 12418 11032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.76% 10.40% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 9284 9721 8844
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 May 2015 within the UK.

ISO 8583 Salary Histogram in the UK

ISO 8583
Top 12 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 4 May 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
England +4 25 £85,000 +82.79%
East of England -2 13 £85,000 +82.79%
Hertfordshire -23 11 £85,000 +30.76%
London +37 9 £90,000 +157.14%
Welwyn Garden City - 5 - -
Rickmansworth -5 4 £85,000 +30.76%
South East +16 3 £38,500 -26.66%
City of London +27 2 £90,000 +44.00%
Essex +9 2 £41,250 -34.00%
Basildon - 2 £41,250 -
Redhill - 1 £38,500 -
Surrey - 1 £38,500 -

ISO 8583
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 38 (63.33%) Java
1 38 (63.33%) XML
2 29 (48.33%) Finance
3 28 (46.67%) Web Services
4 27 (45.00%) SQL
5 26 (43.33%) Relational Database
6 25 (41.67%) Oracle
7 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (35.00%) IBM
9 20 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 20 (33.33%) DB2
10 19 (31.67%) E-Commerce
10 19 (31.67%) EFT
11 18 (30.00%) HTML
11 18 (30.00%) XSD
11 18 (30.00%) Banking
11 18 (30.00%) Spring
11 18 (30.00%) Application Packaging
12 17 (28.33%) Management Information System
12 17 (28.33%) HP
13 16 (26.67%) EMV
13 16 (26.67%) Back Office
13 16 (26.67%) WebSphere
14 15 (25.00%) SWIFT
15 14 (23.33%) BASE24
15 14 (23.33%) PKI
15 14 (23.33%) SSL
15 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
15 14 (23.33%) ATM

ISO 8583
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 16 (26.67%) WebSphere
2 13 (21.67%) MQSeries
2 13 (21.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 13 (21.67%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (23.33%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 20 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 14 (23.33%) SSL
2 14 (23.33%) ATM
3 2 (3.33%) SMS
3 2 (3.33%) Internet
4 1 (1.67%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (43.33%) Relational Database
2 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 20 (33.33%) DB2
3 13 (21.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (21.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (13.33%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 13 (21.67%) Eclipse
1 13 (21.67%) JUnit
1 13 (21.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 29 (48.33%) Finance
2 18 (30.00%) Banking
3 16 (26.67%) Back Office
4 9 (15.00%) Retail
5 2 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Architect
2 15 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (21.67%) Java Developer
3 13 (21.67%) Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Operations Support Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Operations Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Support Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Technical Specialist
5 6 (10.00%) Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Payments Business Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Test Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Implementation Project Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Implementation Manager
9 2 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
10 1 (1.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (63.33%) XML
2 28 (46.67%) Web Services
3 18 (30.00%) HTML
3 18 (30.00%) XSD
3 18 (30.00%) Spring
3 18 (30.00%) Application Packaging
4 13 (21.67%) JMS
4 13 (21.67%) JAXB
4 13 (21.67%) WSDL
4 13 (21.67%) JDBC
4 13 (21.67%) SOAP
4 13 (21.67%) .NET
4 13 (21.67%) JAX-WS
4 13 (21.67%) RESTful
5 8 (13.33%) Middleware
6 7 (11.67%) J2EE
7 3 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.67%) EFT
2 17 (28.33%) Management Information System
3 16 (26.67%) EMV
4 15 (25.00%) SWIFT
5 14 (23.33%) PKI
6 13 (21.67%) Computer Science
6 13 (21.67%) APACS
6 13 (21.67%) Open Source
7 10 (16.67%) Cryptography
8 8 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (11.67%) Client/Server
9 7 (11.67%) Mainframe
9 7 (11.67%) Tandem
10 6 (10.00%) Chip and PIN
10 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (8.33%) EPoS
11 5 (8.33%) EFTPOS
11 5 (8.33%) Smartcard
12 3 (5.00%) Clustering
13 2 (3.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Windows
2 7 (11.67%) Windows 7
2 7 (11.67%) Windows XP
2 7 (11.67%) Linux
2 7 (11.67%) UNIX
3 2 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (31.67%) E-Commerce
3 13 (21.67%) OOD
3 13 (21.67%) OO
3 13 (21.67%) TDD
3 13 (21.67%) Business Development
3 13 (21.67%) Scrum
3 13 (21.67%) User Stories
3 13 (21.67%) Domain-Driven Design
4 10 (16.67%) Change Management
5 8 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 8 (13.33%) Software Architecture
5 8 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 7 (11.67%) Line Management
6 7 (11.67%) Service Delivery
7 6 (10.00%) Problem Management
8 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 5 (8.33%) Coaching
8 5 (8.33%) Security Architecture
9 4 (6.67%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 38 (63.33%) Java
2 27 (45.00%) SQL
3 13 (21.67%) Python
3 13 (21.67%) T-SQL
4 8 (13.33%) C++
5 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
5 7 (11.67%) PL/1
5 7 (11.67%) JCL
5 7 (11.67%) COBOL
5 7 (11.67%) C#
5 7 (11.67%) Perl
6 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.33%) C
8 1 (1.67%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.00%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (5.00%) Control-M
2 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 25 (41.67%) Oracle
2 21 (35.00%) IBM
3 17 (28.33%) HP
4 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
5 13 (21.67%) TIBCO
5 13 (21.67%) VMware
6 12 (20.00%) VocaLink
7 8 (13.33%) NCR
8 7 (11.67%) Ingenico
8 7 (11.67%) VeriFone
9 5 (8.33%) WorldPay
9 5 (8.33%) Elavon
9 5 (8.33%) TSYS
9 5 (8.33%) Sage
9 5 (8.33%) Cognizant
9 5 (8.33%) Wincor Nixdorf
10 3 (5.00%) Ab Initio
11 2 (3.33%) Gemalto
12 1 (1.67%) Compaq
12 1 (1.67%) Sun