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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 49 57 70
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 52 47 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.00% 3.60% 1.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.61% 12.70% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 48 46 13
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £43,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
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
382 370 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.36% 28.35% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 313 320 295
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 September 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Wales

ISEB
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
(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
South Wales +8 49 £32,500 +8.33% 6
West Wales +3 2 £26,000 -8.77%
ISEB
UK

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 57 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (40.74%) Finance
3 42 (38.89%) ISTQB
3 42 (38.89%) Test Scripting
4 29 (26.85%) Software Testing
5 24 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 23 (21.30%) Test Strategy
7 21 (19.44%) SQL
8 20 (18.52%) Business Analysis
8 20 (18.52%) Scrum
8 20 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (13.89%) Validation
9 15 (13.89%) Degree
10 14 (12.96%) JIRA
10 14 (12.96%) Banking
10 14 (12.96%) Microsoft
10 14 (12.96%) User Stories
11 13 (12.04%) Waterfall
11 13 (12.04%) System Testing
11 13 (12.04%) PRINCE2
12 12 (11.11%) Automation Testing
12 12 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 12 (11.11%) Mentoring
12 12 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (10.19%) T-Plan
13 11 (10.19%) VirtualBox
13 11 (10.19%) Use Case
13 11 (10.19%) UML
14 10 (9.26%) MS Excel
14 10 (9.26%) Java

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 3 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.85%) IIS
3 1 (0.93%) FileNet
3 1 (0.93%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (9.26%) MS Excel
1 10 (9.26%) MS Office
2 8 (7.41%) MS Project
3 6 (5.56%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) SSL
1 2 (1.85%) HTTP
1 2 (1.85%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (12.96%) JIRA
2 9 (8.33%) ClearQuest
3 7 (6.48%) Selenium
4 5 (4.63%) RequisitePro
4 5 (4.63%) Axure RP
4 5 (4.63%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (3.70%) WebDriver
5 4 (3.70%) CruiseControl
6 3 (2.78%) Maven
6 3 (2.78%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (1.85%) NCover
7 2 (1.85%) JBehave
7 2 (1.85%) Hudson
7 2 (1.85%) Gerrit
7 2 (1.85%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.85%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.85%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 44 (40.74%) Finance
2 14 (12.96%) Banking
3 10 (9.26%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.48%) Advertising
4 7 (6.48%) Welsh Language
5 2 (1.85%) Retail
6 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.93%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 72 (66.67%) Analyst
2 39 (36.11%) Test Analyst
3 31 (28.70%) Business Analyst
4 15 (13.89%) Test Engineer
5 14 (12.96%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
7 8 (7.41%) Project Manager
7 8 (7.41%) Senior Test Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Tester
9 3 (2.78%) Senior Tester
9 3 (2.78%) Team Leader
9 3 (2.78%) Project Analyst
9 3 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (2.78%) Test Team Leader
9 3 (2.78%) Test Leader
10 2 (1.85%) Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (1.85%) Automation Engineer
10 2 (1.85%) Lead Business Analyst
10 2 (1.85%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (1.85%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.70%) HTML
2 3 (2.78%) .NET
2 3 (2.78%) Web Services
3 2 (1.85%) JSON
3 2 (1.85%) XML
3 2 (1.85%) SOAP
4 1 (0.93%) WinForms
4 1 (0.93%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.70%) User Experience
3 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.85%) DTV
4 1 (0.93%) Open Source
4 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.56%) UNIX
1 6 (5.56%) Windows
2 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (3.70%) Windows XP
2 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.85%) Windows 8
3 2 (1.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.93%) Android
4 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (38.89%) Test Scripting
3 29 (26.85%) Software Testing
4 24 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 23 (21.30%) Test Strategy
6 20 (18.52%) Business Analysis
6 20 (18.52%) Scrum
6 20 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (13.89%) Validation
8 14 (12.96%) User Stories
9 13 (12.04%) Waterfall
9 13 (12.04%) System Testing
9 13 (12.04%) PRINCE2
10 12 (11.11%) Automation Testing
10 12 (11.11%) Mentoring
11 11 (10.19%) Use Case
11 11 (10.19%) UML
12 9 (8.33%) Regression Testing
12 9 (8.33%) Project Management
12 9 (8.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.44%) SQL
2 10 (9.26%) Java
3 3 (2.78%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.78%) PL/SQL
3 3 (2.78%) Delphi
3 3 (2.78%) T-SQL
3 3 (2.78%) VBA
4 2 (1.85%) Groovy
4 2 (1.85%) XPath
4 2 (1.85%) C#
4 2 (1.85%) XQuery
5 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 42 (38.89%) ISTQB
2 15 (13.89%) Degree
3 12 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (4.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.85%) HND
6 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.93%) IIBA
6 1 (0.93%) CBAP
6 1 (0.93%) APMG
6 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.48%) QA
System Software
1 11 (10.19%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.19%) T-Plan
3 7 (6.48%) Oracle
4 3 (2.78%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.85%) iRise
6 1 (0.93%) IBM
6 1 (0.93%) Sage
6 1 (0.93%) Telerik
6 1 (0.93%) Casewise
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