The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 50 44
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6  
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 16 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.22% 3.00% 4.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.56% 12.50% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 30
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  

ISEB is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 118 168 214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 23.74% 24.00% 28.46%
Number of salaries quoted 96 148 172
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,250 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing ISEB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Cardiff

ISEB
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB in Cardiff.

Salary trend for ISEB in Cardiff

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Cardiff over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 21 (95.45%) Finance
2 14 (63.64%) Advertising
3 13 (59.09%) Project Management
3 13 (59.09%) Business Analysis
3 13 (59.09%) Degree
3 13 (59.09%) Use Case
3 13 (59.09%) IIBA
3 13 (59.09%) CBAP
4 6 (27.27%) Mobile Banking
4 6 (27.27%) Online Banking
4 6 (27.27%) Banking
4 6 (27.27%) TOGAF
4 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 6 (27.27%) SOA
4 6 (27.27%) Internet
4 6 (27.27%) Web Services
4 6 (27.27%) UML
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
6 2 (9.09%) SQL
6 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (4.55%) User Stories
7 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.55%) Coaching
7 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Selenium
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (95.45%) Finance
2 14 (63.64%) Advertising
3 6 (27.27%) Banking
3 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Analyst
2 13 (59.09%) Business Analyst
2 13 (59.09%) Finance Business Analyst
2 13 (59.09%) Financial Analyst
2 13 (59.09%) Financial Business Analyst
2 13 (59.09%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 13 (59.09%) Service Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Architect
3 6 (27.27%) Digital Architect
3 6 (27.27%) Lead Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Software Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Software Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Mobile Banking
1 6 (27.27%) Online Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Business Analysis
1 13 (59.09%) Project Management
1 13 (59.09%) Use Case
2 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 6 (27.27%) SOA
2 6 (27.27%) TOGAF
2 6 (27.27%) UML
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.55%) Coaching
5 1 (4.55%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Functional Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) SDLC
5 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.55%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) CBAP
1 13 (59.09%) Degree
1 13 (59.09%) IIBA
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle