Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 63 39
Rank change year-on-year -49 -24 +14
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 29 97 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.41% 3.74% 5.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.81% 13.80% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 38 96 154
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +9.38%
10th Percentile £28,425 £26,750 £25,375
90th Percentile £90,000 £51,250 £44,425
UK median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - -

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wales
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 499 703 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 24.31% 27.09% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 417 601 718
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.10% +2.14%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,260
90th Percentile £57,946 £57,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing ISEB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 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
South Wales -28 25 £40,000 +14.29% 1
West Wales -18 2 £36,250 +57.61% 1
North Wales - 2 - -
ISEB
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) Business Analysis
3 9 (31.03%) Project Management
4 8 (27.59%) Web Services
4 8 (27.59%) Advertising
5 7 (24.14%) Banking
5 7 (24.14%) TOGAF
5 7 (24.14%) Online Banking
5 7 (24.14%) Degree
5 7 (24.14%) UML
5 7 (24.14%) SOA
5 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
5 7 (24.14%) Internet
5 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
5 7 (24.14%) Test Scripting
5 7 (24.14%) Mobile Banking
6 6 (20.69%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (20.69%) IIBA
6 6 (20.69%) CBAP
6 6 (20.69%) Use Case
6 6 (20.69%) SQL
6 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
6 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (17.24%) QA
7 5 (17.24%) Manual Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
8 4 (13.79%) SoapUI
8 4 (13.79%) SOAP
9 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Project
9 3 (10.34%) Microsoft

ISEB
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) GitHub
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) SoapUI
2 3 (10.34%) ClearQuest
3 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.45%) Gatling
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Selenium
3 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Advertising
3 7 (24.14%) Banking
3 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.90%) Romanian Language
5 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Business Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Architect
3 7 (24.14%) Digital Architect
3 7 (24.14%) Lead Architect
4 6 (20.69%) Finance Business Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Financial Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Financial Business Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Service Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Change Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Manual Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Tester
7 1 (3.45%) Functional Tester
7 1 (3.45%) PMO Officer
7 1 (3.45%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) Web Services
2 4 (13.79%) SOAP
3 3 (10.34%) XML
4 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Mobile Banking
1 7 (24.14%) Online Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Business Analysis
2 9 (31.03%) Project Management
3 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
3 7 (24.14%) SOA
3 7 (24.14%) Test Scripting
3 7 (24.14%) TOGAF
3 7 (24.14%) UML
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) Use Case
5 5 (17.24%) Manual Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.90%) Network Management
8 2 (6.90%) RUP
8 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) C
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 6 (20.69%) CBAP
2 6 (20.69%) IIBA
2 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) PMO
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.90%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) BMC
2 2 (6.90%) HP
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Atlassian