The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 63 38 81
Rank change year-on-year -25 +43  
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 23 69 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.66% 5.59% 1.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.45% 18.80% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22 61 19
Median salary £40,000 £31,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.03% -11.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £29,129
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +9.58% -5.19%  

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 South Wales.

Academic & Professional Certification
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 220 367 285
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 25.46% 29.74% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 181 307 245
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

ISEB
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for ISEB in South Wales

ISEB
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in South Wales over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for ISEB in South Wales

ISEB
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Newport -2 16 £38,862 +28.47% 2
Cardiff -22 6 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Bridgend - 2 £34,000 -
Caerphilly - 2 £55,000 -
ISEB
Wales

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 South Wales region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 44 (72.13%) Finance
2 27 (44.26%) Business Analysis
3 25 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (40.98%) Advertising
4 19 (31.15%) SQL
4 19 (31.15%) ITIL
5 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
5 14 (22.95%) Software Testing
6 13 (21.31%) ISTQB
6 13 (21.31%) Degree
6 13 (21.31%) Test Scripting
6 13 (21.31%) Waterfall
6 13 (21.31%) Project Management
7 12 (19.67%) Use Case
8 11 (18.03%) Systems Analysis
9 10 (16.39%) MS Office
9 10 (16.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (16.39%) ITSM
9 10 (16.39%) Service Delivery
9 10 (16.39%) Contract Management
10 9 (14.75%) Validation
10 9 (14.75%) Data Modelling
11 8 (13.11%) Incident Management
11 8 (13.11%) IIBA
11 8 (13.11%) CBAP
11 8 (13.11%) iSeries
11 8 (13.11%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (13.11%) SDLC
12 7 (11.48%) MS PowerPoint
13 6 (9.84%) Business Development

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in South 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:

Applications
1 10 (16.39%) MS Office
2 7 (11.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
4 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Selenium
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.64%) Toad
2 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 44 (72.13%) Finance
2 25 (40.98%) Advertising
3 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (68.85%) Analyst
2 18 (29.51%) Business Analyst
3 14 (22.95%) Test Analyst
4 10 (16.39%) Delivery Manager
4 10 (16.39%) Service Manager
4 10 (16.39%) Services Delivery Manager
5 9 (14.75%) Applications Support
5 9 (14.75%) Applications Support Analyst
5 9 (14.75%) Financial Analyst
5 9 (14.75%) Service Analyst
5 9 (14.75%) Support Analyst
6 7 (11.48%) Finance Business Analyst
6 7 (11.48%) Financial Business Analyst
6 7 (11.48%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Software Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Software Test Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Software Tester
7 5 (8.20%) Tester
8 4 (6.56%) Project Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) Flash
2 1 (1.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) iSeries
2 6 (9.84%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (44.26%) Business Analysis
2 25 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (31.15%) ITIL
4 14 (22.95%) Software Testing
5 13 (21.31%) Project Management
5 13 (21.31%) Test Scripting
5 13 (21.31%) Waterfall
6 12 (19.67%) Use Case
7 11 (18.03%) Systems Analysis
8 10 (16.39%) Contract Management
8 10 (16.39%) ITSM
8 10 (16.39%) Service Delivery
8 10 (16.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (14.75%) Data Modelling
9 9 (14.75%) Validation
10 8 (13.11%) Incident Management
10 8 (13.11%) SDLC
11 6 (9.84%) Escalation Management
11 6 (9.84%) Service Design
11 6 (9.84%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.15%) SQL
2 5 (8.20%) C
3 1 (1.64%) C#
3 1 (1.64%) C++
3 1 (1.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Degree
1 13 (21.31%) ISTQB
2 8 (13.11%) CBAP
2 8 (13.11%) IIBA
2 8 (13.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.64%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) SLA
2 4 (6.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) Cadence
3 4 (6.56%) IBM
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle
4 1 (1.64%) HP
4 1 (1.64%) Sage
South Wales
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32500.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Adteq Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Adteq
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus generous package
Posted: 17 days ago