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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 19 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 2.44% 6.06% -
As % of the Qualifications category 9.52% 19.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £31,750 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.59% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
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
21 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 25.61% 31.82% 34.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 8
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £32,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -22.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,870 £30,240
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 21 October 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
Swansea -2 2 £31,750 +17.59%
ISEB
Wales

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) NUnit
3 2 (40.00%) CruiseControl
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) HND
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) V-Model
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) NCover
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) Windows

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) NUnit
1 2 (40.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (40.00%) NCover
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (40.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) V-Model
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Content Management
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) HND
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft