Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ISO 8583 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISO 8583 over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 8583
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1155 1193 1296
Rank change year-on-year +38 +103 -46
Permanent jobs citing ISO 8583 27 32 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.017% 0.006%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.12% 0.13% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 7
UK median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +33.33% -18.18%
10th Percentile £64,750 £22,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £94,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £22,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +138.64% -51.11% -18.18%

ISO 8583 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 22834 24645 27722
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.64% 12.96% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 17126 19487 21908
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

ISO 8583
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ISO 8583 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ISO 8583 in the UK

ISO 8583
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for ISO 8583 in the UK

ISO 8583
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO 8583 over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ISO 8583 in the UK

ISO 8583
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 8583 within the UK over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +12 26 £70,000 +16.67%
London +7 24 £70,000 +7.69%
UK excluding London +26 2 £52,500 +138.64%
South East +42 1 - -
East of England +15 1 £52,500 +12.90%

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing ISO 8583 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ISO 8583.

1 17 (62.96%) ISO 20022
2 16 (59.26%) Web Services
2 16 (59.26%) Finance
3 15 (55.56%) SOAP
3 15 (55.56%) SOA
3 15 (55.56%) Unix
3 15 (55.56%) Integration Testing
3 15 (55.56%) API Testing
3 15 (55.56%) Groovy
3 15 (55.56%) SoapUI
4 13 (48.15%) Functional Testing
5 8 (29.63%) Fintech
5 8 (29.63%) QA
5 8 (29.63%) Banking
6 7 (25.93%) Software Testing
6 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (25.93%) Cucumber
6 7 (25.93%) BDD
6 7 (25.93%) SDLC
7 6 (22.22%) EMV
8 5 (18.52%) WSDL
8 5 (18.52%) XML
8 5 (18.52%) SQL
8 5 (18.52%) Financial Institution
8 5 (18.52%) Selenium
8 5 (18.52%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
8 5 (18.52%) SEPA
9 4 (14.81%) SWIFT
9 4 (14.81%) Test Automation

ISO 8583
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) BASE24
1 1 (3.70%) Postilion
1 1 (3.70%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) SoapUI
2 7 (25.93%) Cucumber
3 5 (18.52%) Selenium
4 4 (14.81%) JMeter
5 3 (11.11%) Appium
5 3 (11.11%) Calabash
5 3 (11.11%) JBehave
5 3 (11.11%) LoadRunner
6 2 (7.41%) JIRA
6 2 (7.41%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.70%) NeoLoad
7 1 (3.70%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 16 (59.26%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Banking
3 5 (18.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Analyst
1 16 (59.26%) Payments Analyst
1 16 (59.26%) Tester
2 15 (55.56%) Senior Tester
3 11 (40.74%) Payments Tester
4 8 (29.63%) Business Analyst
4 8 (29.63%) Integration Analyst
4 8 (29.63%) Integration Test Analyst
4 8 (29.63%) Integration Tester
4 8 (29.63%) Lead Tester
4 8 (29.63%) Payments Business Analyst
4 8 (29.63%) QA Analyst
4 8 (29.63%) QA Leader
4 8 (29.63%) QA Test Analyst
4 8 (29.63%) QA Tester
4 8 (29.63%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (29.63%) Senior Integration Analyst
4 8 (29.63%) Senior Integration Tester
4 8 (29.63%) Senior Test Analyst
4 8 (29.63%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) Web Services
2 15 (55.56%) SOAP
3 5 (18.52%) WSDL
3 5 (18.52%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.70%) Java EE
4 1 (3.70%) REST
4 1 (3.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Fintech
2 6 (22.22%) EMV
3 4 (14.81%) SWIFT
4 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 3 (11.11%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (7.41%) EFT
5 2 (7.41%) Smartcard
6 1 (3.70%) Contactless
6 1 (3.70%) EFTPOS
6 1 (3.70%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) API Testing
1 15 (55.56%) Integration Testing
1 15 (55.56%) SOA
2 13 (48.15%) Functional Testing
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) BDD
3 7 (25.93%) SDLC
3 7 (25.93%) Software Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
5 3 (11.11%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (11.11%) Domain Models
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Sequence Diagram
5 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 3 (11.11%) Use Case
5 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Wireframes
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) Groovy
2 5 (18.52%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (62.96%) ISO 20022
2 8 (29.63%) QA
3 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
3 5 (18.52%) SEPA
4 3 (11.11%) GDPR
4 3 (11.11%) PSD2
4 3 (11.11%) TARGET2
5 1 (3.70%) AS 2805
5 1 (3.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Elavon
1 1 (3.70%) FIS
1 1 (3.70%) HP
1 1 (3.70%) IBM
1 1 (3.70%) Ingenico
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle
1 1 (3.70%) VeriFone
1 1 (3.70%) WorldPay