Period
to 21 October 2019

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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 8583
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1066 1144 1194
Rank change year-on-year +78 +50 +13
Permanent jobs citing ISO 8583 10 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.013% 0.012%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.055% 0.097% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 14
UK median annual salary £40,000 £68,750 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.82% -1.79% +16.67%
10th Percentile £36,500 £43,375 £65,000
90th Percentile £57,750 £81,250 £74,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 -
% change year-on-year -15.79% - -

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 18,092 21,564 21,791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.21% 13.18% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13,521 16,361 16,152
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 2019.

Salary histogram for ISO 8583 in the UK

ISO 8583
Top 7 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 2019. 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 +98 10 £40,000 -46.67% 1
UK excluding London +60 6 £40,000 -15.79%
London +73 4 £38,000 -49.33% 1
East of England - 3 £55,000 -
South East +21 2 £37,500 -35.34%
North of England +17 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, 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 6 (60.00%) ISO 20022
2 5 (50.00%) SEPA
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) SWIFT
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
4 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (30.00%) Fintech
4 3 (30.00%) FIS
4 3 (30.00%) Scenario Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Traceability Matrix
4 3 (30.00%) Defect Management
4 3 (30.00%) EDIFACT
4 3 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (30.00%) General Ledger
4 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) Misys Midas
4 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (30.00%) JIRA
5 2 (20.00%) APACS
5 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
5 2 (20.00%) Node.js
5 2 (20.00%) REST
5 2 (20.00%) Chip and PIN

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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Misys Midas
2 1 (10.00%) Postilion
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) ATM
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Test Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer - Fintech
4 1 (10.00%) Payments Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Payments Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) EDIFACT
2 2 (20.00%) Node.js
2 2 (20.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) SWIFT
2 3 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (20.00%) APACS
3 2 (20.00%) Chip and PIN
3 2 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (30.00%) Fintech
2 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (30.00%) Traceability Matrix
2 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Decision-Making
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) ISO 20022
2 5 (50.00%) SEPA
3 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (10.00%) PA-DSS
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) FIS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft