The table below looks at the statistics for ISO 8583 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISO 8583 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO 8583
Rank 72 57 62
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs citing ISO 8583 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.33% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.17% 3.03% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +29.41%
ISO 8583
Hertfordshire

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
63 33 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 10.34% 8.89% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 48 23 41
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

ISO 8583
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

ISO 8583 Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

ISO 8583
Salary Trend in Watford

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

ISO 8583 Salary Trend in Watford

ISO 8583
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) SMS
1 4 (100.00%) CCA
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (100.00%) Data Security
1 4 (100.00%) APACS
1 4 (100.00%) IVR
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 4 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 4 (100.00%) SWIFT

ISO 8583
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SMS
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) APACS
1 4 (100.00%) IVR
1 4 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 4 (100.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Security
1 4 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS