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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
UK / Wales
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 59 57
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2  
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 27 43 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.69% 3.34% 3.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.38% 13.27% 11.95%
Number of salaries quoted 21 41 52
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  

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 260 324 452
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 25.95% 25.16% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 209 280 382
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,081 £52,400 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 -6 18 £40,000 +14.28%
Mid Wales +2 4 - -
West Wales - 3 £27,500 - 1
North Wales - 2 - -
ISEB
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 34 (66.67%) Finance
2 26 (50.98%) Business Analysis
3 24 (47.06%) Advertising
4 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (27.45%) Project Management
5 14 (27.45%) Degree
5 14 (27.45%) Use Case
6 12 (23.53%) IIBA
6 12 (23.53%) CBAP
7 11 (21.57%) ISTQB
8 9 (17.65%) Software Testing
8 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 9 (17.65%) SQL
9 8 (15.69%) ITIL
10 7 (13.73%) Test Scripting
11 6 (11.76%) QA
11 6 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (11.76%) Incident Management
11 6 (11.76%) Waterfall
11 6 (11.76%) Web Services
11 6 (11.76%) IBM
11 6 (11.76%) Oracle
12 5 (9.80%) Information Security
12 5 (9.80%) Banking
12 5 (9.80%) TOGAF
12 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
12 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Office
12 5 (9.80%) UML
12 5 (9.80%) Data Modelling
12 5 (9.80%) SOA

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:

Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.96%) Mingle
3 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.96%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) GitHub
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) JIRA
1 2 (3.92%) Selenium
2 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.96%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.96%) Gatling
2 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.96%) YouTrack
General
1 34 (66.67%) Finance
2 24 (47.06%) Advertising
3 5 (9.80%) Banking
3 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.88%) Legal
5 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (64.71%) Analyst
2 22 (43.14%) Business Analyst
3 12 (23.53%) Finance Business Analyst
3 12 (23.53%) Financial Analyst
3 12 (23.53%) Financial Business Analyst
3 12 (23.53%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 12 (23.53%) Service Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Tester
5 6 (11.76%) Software Tester
5 6 (11.76%) Test Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Architect
6 5 (9.80%) Digital Architect
6 5 (9.80%) Lead Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Business Process Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Process Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Technical Business Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (9.80%) Mobile Banking
1 5 (9.80%) Online Banking
2 3 (5.88%) iSeries
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) Business Analysis
2 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (27.45%) Project Management
3 14 (27.45%) Use Case
4 9 (17.65%) Software Testing
5 8 (15.69%) ITIL
6 7 (13.73%) Test Scripting
7 6 (11.76%) Incident Management
7 6 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (11.76%) Waterfall
8 5 (9.80%) Data Modelling
8 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
8 5 (9.80%) ITIL V3
8 5 (9.80%) Performance Management
8 5 (9.80%) Process Improvement
8 5 (9.80%) SOA
8 5 (9.80%) Supplier Management
8 5 (9.80%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (9.80%) Test Automation
8 5 (9.80%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Degree
2 12 (23.53%) CBAP
2 12 (23.53%) IIBA
3 11 (21.57%) ISTQB
4 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.96%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
2 5 (9.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 19770
4 1 (1.96%) PMO
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) IBM
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle
3 5 (9.80%) BMC
3 5 (9.80%) Snow
4 3 (5.88%) HP
4 3 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.96%) Sage