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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO 8583
UK
Rank 849 933 920
Rank change year-on-year +84 -13  
Permanent jobs citing ISO 8583 8 15 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.015% 0.037%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.078% 0.11% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 21
Median salary £65,000 £46,500 £83,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.78% -44.31%  
UK excluding London median salary - £46,500 £83,500
% change year-on-year - -44.31%  

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10309 13583 13262
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.13% 13.19% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8134 10744 10245
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

ISO 8583
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ISO 8583 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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
Top 3 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 3 months to 24 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
England +96 8 £65,000 +25.00% 1
London +73 8 £65,000 +25.00%
City of London - 1 £57,500 -

ISO 8583
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 6 (66.67%) Banking
1 6 (66.67%) PCI DSS
1 6 (66.67%) SDLC
1 6 (66.67%) SEPA
1 6 (66.67%) Fintech
2 2 (22.22%) Opsview
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) Nagios
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) IIS
2 2 (22.22%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) ATM
3 1 (11.11%) Smartcard
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Sage

ISO 8583
Top Related 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Business Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Payments Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Payments Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
2 1 (11.11%) DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Functional Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
1 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Fintech
2 1 (11.11%) APACS
2 1 (11.11%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (11.11%) EFT
2 1 (11.11%) EFTPOS
2 1 (11.11%) EMV
2 1 (11.11%) EPoS
2 1 (11.11%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) PCI DSS
1 6 (66.67%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Nagios
1 2 (22.22%) Opsview
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Cubic Transportation
2 1 (11.11%) Elavon
2 1 (11.11%) FIS
2 1 (11.11%) Hypercom
2 1 (11.11%) Ingenico
2 1 (11.11%) Sage
2 1 (11.11%) Splunk
2 1 (11.11%) Thales
2 1 (11.11%) TSYS
2 1 (11.11%) VeriFone
2 1 (11.11%) VocaLink
2 1 (11.11%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 1 (11.11%) WorldPay