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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 56 58 48
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 41 53 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.09% 3.72% 4.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.35% 12.24% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 39 51 56
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,075 £30,337 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
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
332 433 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.06% 30.41% 33.71%
Number of salaries quoted 283 362 354
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,025 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -5 39 £35,000 - 4
Mid Wales - 2 £42,500 - 1
ISEB
UK

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 61 (52.59%) Finance
2 58 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (43.10%) ISTQB
4 36 (31.03%) Test Scripting
5 35 (30.17%) SQL
6 34 (29.31%) Advertising
7 30 (25.86%) User Acceptance Testing
8 29 (25.00%) Business Analysis
9 27 (23.28%) Degree
10 25 (21.55%) Functional Testing
10 25 (21.55%) Analytical Skills
11 22 (18.97%) Non-Functional Testing
11 22 (18.97%) Project Management
12 21 (18.10%) Manual Testing
13 18 (15.52%) SOAP
13 18 (15.52%) Microsoft
13 18 (15.52%) SoapUI
13 18 (15.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 17 (14.66%) QA
15 16 (13.79%) Waterfall
16 15 (12.93%) Use Case
17 14 (12.07%) IIBA
18 13 (11.21%) Software Delivery
18 13 (11.21%) MS Office
18 13 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
19 12 (10.34%) Migration
19 12 (10.34%) Software Testing
19 12 (10.34%) CBAP
19 12 (10.34%) Test Strategy
20 11 (9.48%) Defect Management

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 4 (3.45%) CMS
1 4 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (3.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (11.21%) MS Office
2 10 (8.62%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.59%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.31%) PaaS
2 3 (2.59%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.31%) Big Data
2 5 (4.31%) Data Mining
3 4 (3.45%) DB2
3 4 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (15.52%) SoapUI
2 7 (6.03%) Selenium
3 4 (3.45%) WebDriver
4 3 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.72%) ClearQuest
5 2 (1.72%) JIRA
5 2 (1.72%) JMeter
6 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 61 (52.59%) Finance
2 34 (29.31%) Advertising
3 7 (6.03%) Games
4 5 (4.31%) Marketing
4 5 (4.31%) Retail
4 5 (4.31%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 91 (78.45%) Analyst
2 52 (44.83%) Test Analyst
3 29 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 12 (10.34%) Tester
5 11 (9.48%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (7.76%) Change Analyst
6 9 (7.76%) SQL Analyst
7 8 (6.90%) Software Tester
8 7 (6.03%) Senior Test Analyst
8 7 (6.03%) Test Engineer
9 6 (5.17%) Software Test Engineer
9 6 (5.17%) Test Manager
10 5 (4.31%) Web Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) Web Test Analyst
11 4 (3.45%) C++ Developer
11 4 (3.45%) Developer
11 4 (3.45%) Senior Business Analyst
11 4 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
11 4 (3.45%) Test Leader
12 3 (2.59%) Business IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.52%) SOAP
2 5 (4.31%) Web Services
3 4 (3.45%) .NET
3 4 (3.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (3.45%) STL
4 3 (2.59%) XML
5 2 (1.72%) DWR
5 2 (1.72%) WinForms
6 1 (0.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.55%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.72%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.86%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.31%) Linux
1 5 (4.31%) Unix
2 2 (1.72%) Windows
3 1 (0.86%) Android
3 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (31.03%) Test Scripting
3 30 (25.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 29 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 25 (21.55%) Functional Testing
6 22 (18.97%) Non-Functional Testing
6 22 (18.97%) Project Management
7 21 (18.10%) Manual Testing
8 16 (13.79%) Waterfall
9 15 (12.93%) Use Case
10 13 (11.21%) Software Delivery
10 13 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (10.34%) Migration
11 12 (10.34%) Software Testing
11 12 (10.34%) Test Strategy
12 11 (9.48%) Defect Management
13 10 (8.62%) Data Modelling
13 10 (8.62%) Scrum
14 9 (7.76%) SDLC
14 9 (7.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 35 (30.17%) SQL
2 8 (6.90%) Java
3 6 (5.17%) C
3 6 (5.17%) C#
4 5 (4.31%) C++
5 4 (3.45%) Python
6 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 50 (43.10%) ISTQB
2 27 (23.28%) Degree
3 18 (15.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (12.07%) IIBA
5 12 (10.34%) CBAP
6 3 (2.59%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.86%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.66%) QA
2 5 (4.31%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (15.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.45%) Alterian
2 4 (3.45%) Oracle
2 4 (3.45%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.86%) IBM
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