The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 34 58 48
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -10
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 33 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 5.34% 1.68% 1.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.24% 6.76% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 31 7 6
Average salary £37,500 £57,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% +32.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £36,900 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,900 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +1.40%
ISEB
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Qualifications Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
142 148 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 22.98% 24.83% 31.81%
Number of salaries quoted 125 131 121
Average salary £38,500 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.46% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,950 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

ISEB
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

ISEB Salary Trend in Coventry

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Coventry

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 42 (62.69%) SQL
2 30 (44.78%) QA
3 27 (40.30%) Test Scripting
4 23 (34.33%) Manual Testing
5 22 (32.84%) UNIX
6 19 (28.36%) Software Testing
7 18 (26.87%) Windows
7 18 (26.87%) HTML
8 17 (25.37%) Oracle
9 15 (22.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (20.90%) Back Office
10 14 (20.90%) Finance
10 14 (20.90%) ISTQB
10 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
10 14 (20.90%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (19.40%) Automation Testing
12 12 (17.91%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (16.42%) Automated Testing
13 11 (16.42%) ETL
13 11 (16.42%) VB
14 10 (14.93%) Java
14 10 (14.93%) SharePoint
14 10 (14.93%) SOA
15 9 (13.43%) XML
15 9 (13.43%) Integration Testing
16 8 (11.94%) Web Services
17 7 (10.45%) System Testing
18 6 (8.96%) Scrum
18 6 (8.96%) Retail

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (14.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.49%) MS Office
1 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.91%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.49%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (5.97%) LoadRunner
3 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.99%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
General
1 14 (20.90%) Back Office
1 14 (20.90%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Retail
3 4 (5.97%) Games
4 2 (2.99%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (43.28%) Tester
2 25 (37.31%) Analyst
3 23 (34.33%) Test Analyst
4 10 (14.93%) Systems Analyst
4 10 (14.93%) Systems Test Analyst
4 10 (14.93%) Software Tester
5 9 (13.43%) Senior Tester
5 9 (13.43%) Software Test Analyst
5 9 (13.43%) Test Manager
6 7 (10.45%) Systems Tester
7 6 (8.96%) Test Consultant
7 6 (8.96%) Consultant
8 5 (7.46%) Test Leader
9 4 (5.97%) Software Consultant
9 4 (5.97%) Lead Tester
10 3 (4.48%) Technical Manager
11 1 (1.49%) Automated Tester
11 1 (1.49%) Business Analyst
11 1 (1.49%) Quality Analyst
11 1 (1.49%) Trainee Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.87%) HTML
2 9 (13.43%) XML
3 8 (11.94%) Web Services
4 2 (2.99%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.84%) UNIX
2 18 (26.87%) Windows
3 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.30%) Test Scripting
2 23 (34.33%) Manual Testing
3 19 (28.36%) Software Testing
4 15 (22.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (20.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (19.40%) Automation Testing
7 12 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (16.42%) Automated Testing
8 11 (16.42%) ETL
9 10 (14.93%) SOA
10 9 (13.43%) Integration Testing
11 7 (10.45%) System Testing
12 6 (8.96%) Scrum
12 6 (8.96%) ITIL
13 5 (7.46%) Test Automation
13 5 (7.46%) Performance Testing
13 5 (7.46%) Unit Testing
14 4 (5.97%) TDD
14 4 (5.97%) Migration
14 4 (5.97%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 42 (62.69%) SQL
2 11 (16.42%) VB
3 10 (14.93%) Java
4 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (44.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (25.37%) Oracle
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.97%) HP
3 3 (4.48%) Citrix
4 2 (2.99%) Capita
5 1 (1.49%) Cognos
5 1 (1.49%) IBM
5 1 (1.49%) Netezza
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago