The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 46 72 58
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -14
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 62 37 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.62% 2.68% 3.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.13% 9.46% 10.39%
Number of salaries quoted 55 36 46
Median salary £33,839 £35,000 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.31% +10.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £29,129 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
ISEB
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Qualifications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
362 391 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 26.97% 28.33% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 306 328 376
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

ISEB
Salary Trend in Wales

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Wales

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Wales

ISEB
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South Wales +22 57 £35,000 - 2
Mid Wales - 2 £42,500 -
West Wales - 1 £31,500 -
ISEB
UK

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Wales region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 62 (53.91%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (51.30%) Finance
3 54 (46.96%) ISTQB
4 40 (34.78%) Test Scripting
5 36 (31.30%) SQL
6 31 (26.96%) User Acceptance Testing
7 30 (26.09%) Advertising
8 28 (24.35%) Manual Testing
8 28 (24.35%) Business Analysis
9 26 (22.61%) Degree
10 25 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 22 (19.13%) Functional Testing
13 21 (18.26%) Non-Functional Testing
13 21 (18.26%) SoapUI
13 21 (18.26%) SOAP
14 16 (13.91%) Project Management
14 16 (13.91%) Automated Testing
14 16 (13.91%) QA
15 15 (13.04%) Microsoft
15 15 (13.04%) Waterfall
16 14 (12.17%) MS Office
17 13 (11.30%) Use Case
17 13 (11.30%) Software Testing
18 12 (10.43%) Test Strategy
19 11 (9.57%) Software Delivery
19 11 (9.57%) SDLC
19 11 (9.57%) Defect Management
19 11 (9.57%) Scrum
19 11 (9.57%) Migration

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.61%) CMS
1 3 (2.61%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (2.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (12.17%) MS Office
2 9 (7.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.09%) PaaS
2 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.09%) Big Data
2 7 (6.09%) Data Mining
3 4 (3.48%) DB2
3 4 (3.48%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (18.26%) SoapUI
2 7 (6.09%) Selenium
3 3 (2.61%) ClearQuest
3 3 (2.61%) JIRA
3 3 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.61%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.74%) JMeter
5 1 (0.87%) Cucumber
General
1 59 (51.30%) Finance
2 30 (26.09%) Advertising
3 7 (6.09%) Games
3 7 (6.09%) Marketing
3 7 (6.09%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.22%) Retail
5 2 (1.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 88 (76.52%) Analyst
2 56 (48.70%) Test Analyst
3 24 (20.87%) Business Analyst
4 13 (11.30%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (8.70%) SQL Analyst
6 9 (7.83%) Senior Test Analyst
7 8 (6.96%) Change Analyst
7 8 (6.96%) Software Test Engineer
7 8 (6.96%) Test Engineer
8 7 (6.09%) Tester
9 6 (5.22%) Web Analyst
9 6 (5.22%) Web Test Analyst
10 5 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
10 5 (4.35%) Software Tester
10 5 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
11 4 (3.48%) C++ Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Test Leader
11 4 (3.48%) Test Manager
12 3 (2.61%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.26%) SOAP
2 7 (6.09%) Web Services
3 4 (3.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (3.48%) STL
3 4 (3.48%) XML
4 3 (2.61%) .NET
4 3 (2.61%) WinForms
5 2 (1.74%) DWR
6 1 (0.87%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.74%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.87%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.09%) Linux
1 7 (6.09%) Unix
2 3 (2.61%) Windows
3 1 (0.87%) Android
3 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.87%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (53.91%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (34.78%) Test Scripting
3 31 (26.96%) User Acceptance Testing
4 28 (24.35%) Business Analysis
4 28 (24.35%) Manual Testing
5 22 (19.13%) Functional Testing
6 21 (18.26%) Non-Functional Testing
7 16 (13.91%) Automated Testing
7 16 (13.91%) Project Management
8 15 (13.04%) Waterfall
9 13 (11.30%) Software Testing
9 13 (11.30%) Use Case
10 12 (10.43%) Test Strategy
11 11 (9.57%) Defect Management
11 11 (9.57%) Migration
11 11 (9.57%) Scrum
11 11 (9.57%) SDLC
11 11 (9.57%) Software Delivery
12 10 (8.70%) Mentoring
12 10 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (31.30%) SQL
2 7 (6.09%) Java
3 5 (4.35%) C
4 4 (3.48%) C#
4 4 (3.48%) C++
4 4 (3.48%) Python
5 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 54 (46.96%) ISTQB
2 26 (22.61%) Degree
3 23 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (8.70%) CBAP
4 10 (8.70%) IIBA
5 3 (2.61%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.91%) QA
2 5 (4.35%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.22%) Oracle
3 3 (2.61%) Alterian
3 3 (2.61%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.87%) IBM
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