The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
UK / Wales
Rank 74 39 86
Rank change year-on-year -35 +47  
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 25 76 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.31% 5.47% 1.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.39% 18.58% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 23 65 19
Median salary £40,000 £32,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £26,000 £29,129
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +9.58% -5.19%  

ISEB is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wales
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 298 409 294
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 27.52% 29.42% 22.17%
Number of salaries quoted 214 335 248
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing ISEB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Wales

ISEB
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for ISEB in Wales

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Wales over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Wales

ISEB
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 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
South Wales -25 23 £40,000 +29.03% 5
West Wales -12 1 £25,000 -21.87%
Mid Wales - 1 - -
ISEB
UK

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 45 (68.18%) Finance
2 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (40.91%) Business Analysis
4 26 (39.39%) Advertising
5 20 (30.30%) ITIL
6 19 (28.79%) SQL
7 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
7 17 (25.76%) ISTQB
8 14 (21.21%) Software Testing
8 14 (21.21%) Test Scripting
9 13 (19.70%) Waterfall
9 13 (19.70%) Degree
9 13 (19.70%) Project Management
10 12 (18.18%) Use Case
11 11 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
11 11 (16.67%) Service Delivery
11 11 (16.67%) Contract Management
12 10 (15.15%) ITSM
12 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (15.15%) MS Office
13 9 (13.64%) Incident Management
13 9 (13.64%) Data Modelling
13 9 (13.64%) Validation
14 8 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (12.12%) IIBA
14 8 (12.12%) CBAP
14 8 (12.12%) iSeries
14 8 (12.12%) SDLC
15 7 (10.61%) Performance Management
15 7 (10.61%) MS PowerPoint

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 10 (15.15%) MS Office
2 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.52%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Selenium
1 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.52%) Toad
2 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 45 (68.18%) Finance
2 26 (39.39%) Advertising
3 1 (1.52%) Legal
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (68.18%) Analyst
2 18 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 17 (25.76%) Test Analyst
4 10 (15.15%) Delivery Manager
4 10 (15.15%) Service Manager
4 10 (15.15%) Services Delivery Manager
5 9 (13.64%) Applications Support
5 9 (13.64%) Applications Support Analyst
5 9 (13.64%) Financial Analyst
5 9 (13.64%) Service Analyst
5 9 (13.64%) Support Analyst
6 7 (10.61%) Finance Business Analyst
6 7 (10.61%) Financial Business Analyst
6 7 (10.61%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 6 (9.09%) Software Tester
7 6 (9.09%) Tester
8 5 (7.58%) Software Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Software Test Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Project Manager
9 4 (6.06%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) Flash
2 2 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) iSeries
2 6 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.03%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (40.91%) Business Analysis
3 20 (30.30%) ITIL
4 14 (21.21%) Software Testing
4 14 (21.21%) Test Scripting
5 13 (19.70%) Project Management
5 13 (19.70%) Waterfall
6 12 (18.18%) Use Case
7 11 (16.67%) Contract Management
7 11 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 11 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
8 10 (15.15%) ITSM
8 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (13.64%) Data Modelling
9 9 (13.64%) Incident Management
9 9 (13.64%) Validation
10 8 (12.12%) SDLC
11 7 (10.61%) Performance Management
12 6 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
12 6 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.79%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) C
3 2 (3.03%) C#
3 2 (3.03%) C++
3 2 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) ISTQB
2 13 (19.70%) Degree
3 8 (12.12%) CBAP
3 8 (12.12%) IIBA
3 8 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.52%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) SLA
2 5 (7.58%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) ISO19770
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.52%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) Cadence
3 5 (7.58%) IBM
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle
4 2 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (1.52%) BMC
5 1 (1.52%) Sage
5 1 (1.52%) Snow
5 1 (1.52%) VMware
South Wales
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32500.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Adteq Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Adteq
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus generous package
Posted: 16 days ago