The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 21 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 9.33% - 5.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.84% - 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Average salary £29,500 - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +10.00%
ISEB
Wales

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

Qualifications Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
19 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 25.33% 20.00% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 6
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £82,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

ISEB
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

ISEB Salary Trend in West Wales

ISEB
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Swansea - 7 £29,500 -
ISEB
Wales

ISEB
Top 22 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
3 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
4 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Volume Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
5 3 (42.86%) System Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Kanban
5 3 (42.86%) SDLC
5 3 (42.86%) Retail
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 3 (42.86%) WinForms
6 2 (28.57%) JIRA
6 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
7 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
7 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
7 1 (14.29%) Software Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
3 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Kanban
4 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) SDLC
4 3 (42.86%) System Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Volume Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
6 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB