Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 8583
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1157 1185 1290
Rank change year-on-year +28 +105 -44
Permanent jobs citing ISO 8583 21 37 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.019% 0.005%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.096% 0.15% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 7
UK median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +33.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £65,000 £22,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £74,250 £65,000 £94,750
UK excluding London median annual salary - £22,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -51.11% -14.29%

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 21844 25025 27993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.55% 13.10% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16219 19780 22112
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
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 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for ISO 8583 in the UK

ISO 8583
Top 4 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 21 October 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 +42 20 £70,000 +16.67% 2
London +32 19 £70,000 +7.69% 1
South East +56 1 - -
UK excluding London +26 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 10 (47.62%) Finance
1 10 (47.62%) SOAP
1 10 (47.62%) Web Services
1 10 (47.62%) Unix
1 10 (47.62%) SOA
1 10 (47.62%) API Testing
1 10 (47.62%) ISO 20022
1 10 (47.62%) Groovy
1 10 (47.62%) Integration Testing
1 10 (47.62%) SoapUI
2 9 (42.86%) Functional Testing
2 9 (42.86%) Fintech
3 8 (38.10%) Banking
4 7 (33.33%) SDLC
5 6 (28.57%) SEPA
5 6 (28.57%) PCI DSS
5 6 (28.57%) Cucumber
5 6 (28.57%) BDD
5 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 6 (28.57%) XML
5 6 (28.57%) EMV
6 5 (23.81%) Financial Institution
6 5 (23.81%) WSDL
6 5 (23.81%) Selenium
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (19.05%) QA
7 4 (19.05%) SQL
7 4 (19.05%) JMeter
8 3 (14.29%) LoadRunner

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 (23.81%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) BASE24
1 1 (4.76%) Postilion
1 1 (4.76%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) SoapUI
2 6 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 5 (23.81%) Selenium
4 4 (19.05%) JMeter
5 3 (14.29%) Appium
5 3 (14.29%) Calabash
5 3 (14.29%) JBehave
5 3 (14.29%) LoadRunner
6 2 (9.52%) JIRA
7 1 (4.76%) NeoLoad
7 1 (4.76%) Rational Performance Tester
7 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) Banking
3 5 (23.81%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Analyst
1 12 (57.14%) Payments Analyst
2 11 (52.38%) Tester
3 10 (47.62%) Senior Tester
4 8 (38.10%) Business Analyst
4 8 (38.10%) Payments Business Analyst
5 6 (28.57%) Payments Tester
5 6 (28.57%) Senior Software Tester
5 6 (28.57%) Software Tester
6 4 (19.05%) Lead Test Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) QA Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) QA Test Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) QA Tester
6 4 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) Senior QA Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) Senior QA Test Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) Senior QA Tester
6 4 (19.05%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) SOAP
1 10 (47.62%) Web Services
2 6 (28.57%) XML
3 5 (23.81%) WSDL
4 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Fintech
2 6 (28.57%) EMV
3 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 3 (14.29%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (14.29%) SWIFT
4 2 (9.52%) EFT
4 2 (9.52%) Smartcard
5 1 (4.76%) Contactless
5 1 (4.76%) EFTPOS
5 1 (4.76%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) API Testing
1 10 (47.62%) Integration Testing
1 10 (47.62%) SOA
2 9 (42.86%) Functional Testing
3 7 (33.33%) SDLC
4 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) BDD
4 6 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (14.29%) Domain Models
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 3 (14.29%) Use Case
5 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Wireframes
6 2 (9.52%) TDD
6 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
7 1 (4.76%) Mobile Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Groovy
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) ISO 20022
2 6 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 6 (28.57%) SEPA
3 4 (19.05%) QA
4 3 (14.29%) GDPR
4 3 (14.29%) PSD2
4 3 (14.29%) TARGET2
5 1 (4.76%) AS 2805
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.76%) Opsview
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Elavon
1 1 (4.76%) FIS
1 1 (4.76%) HP
1 1 (4.76%) IBM
1 1 (4.76%) Ingenico
1 1 (4.76%) Splunk
1 1 (4.76%) VeriFone
1 1 (4.76%) WorldPay