Period
to 3 July 2020

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 3 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 8583
UK
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 832 1100 1197
Rank change year-on-year +268 +97 -15
Permanent jobs citing ISO 8583 12 18 22
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.012% 0.012%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.12% 0.089% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 12
Median annual salary £66,250 £38,000 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +74.34% -18.72% -28.08%
10th Percentile £62,375 £35,000 £36,875
90th Percentile £68,750 £59,250 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary - £40,000 £40,000

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 9,674 20,202 22,893
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.22% 13.78% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 7,360 14,792 17,540
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +8.43%

ISO 8583
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ISO 8583 in the UK

ISO 8583
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ISO 8583.

Salary trend for ISO 8583 in the UK

ISO 8583
Top 6 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 3 July 2020. 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 +273 12 £66,250 +74.34%
UK excluding London +239 8 - -
North of England - 8 - -
North West - 8 - -
London +157 4 £66,250 +74.34%
Work from Home - 1 £67,500 -

For the 6 months to 3 July 2020, IT jobs citing ISO 8583 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for ISO 8583.

1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Banking
2 9 (75.00%) SOAP
2 9 (75.00%) EMV
2 9 (75.00%) JIRA
2 9 (75.00%) Confluence
3 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 8 (66.67%) VersaTest
3 8 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
3 8 (66.67%) Selenium
3 8 (66.67%) Online Banking
3 8 (66.67%) Test Management
3 8 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 8 (66.67%) ATM
3 8 (66.67%) CA
3 8 (66.67%) Asset Management
3 8 (66.67%) Information Management
3 8 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Scrum
3 8 (66.67%) BASE24
3 8 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 8 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Tandem
4 2 (16.67%) MPLS
4 2 (16.67%) PKI
4 2 (16.67%) ISO 20022
5 1 (8.33%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (8.33%) Presales
5 1 (8.33%) Fintech

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 9 (75.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 8 (66.67%) BASE24
2 1 (8.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (8.33%) Apple Pay
1 1 (8.33%) AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Azure
1 1 (8.33%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) ATM
2 2 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Blockchain
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) JIRA
2 8 (66.67%) Selenium
2 8 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 8 (66.67%) VersaTest
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) BASE24 Tester
1 8 (66.67%) Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) EMV
2 8 (66.67%) Online Banking
2 8 (66.67%) Tandem
3 2 (16.67%) PKI
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Bitcoin
4 1 (8.33%) Contactless
4 1 (8.33%) EFT
4 1 (8.33%) iPhone
4 1 (8.33%) IVR
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 8 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
2 8 (66.67%) Information Management
2 8 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 8 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
2 8 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) Test Management
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) Decision-Making
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (8.33%) Product Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
1 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO 20022
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) PSD2
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) CA
2 1 (8.33%) Adyen
2 1 (8.33%) Apple
2 1 (8.33%) CyberSource
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Ingenico
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) PayPal
2 1 (8.33%) WorldPay