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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 66 68 35
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -33
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 11 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.44% 0.78% 3.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.15% 3.76% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 17
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,000 £47,900
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +8.57%
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
179 133 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 23.46% 20.75% 23.92%
Number of salaries quoted 143 112 105
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -17.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 February 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Coventry

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (68.97%) ISTQB
3 13 (44.83%) Manual Testing
4 11 (37.93%) SQL
5 10 (34.48%) Java
5 10 (34.48%) V-Model
5 10 (34.48%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (34.48%) Waterfall
5 10 (34.48%) Automation Testing
6 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
6 8 (27.59%) Finance
7 7 (24.14%) Automated Testing
8 6 (20.69%) Web Development
8 6 (20.69%) Web Testing
8 6 (20.69%) Selenium
8 6 (20.69%) J2EE
8 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
8 6 (20.69%) Eclipse
8 6 (20.69%) IntelliJ
8 6 (20.69%) Agile Testing
9 5 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (13.79%) System Testing
10 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
10 4 (13.79%) XML
10 4 (13.79%) JUnit
10 4 (13.79%) Migration
10 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (13.79%) HP
10 4 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (10.34%) Test Automation

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Eclipse
1 6 (20.69%) IntelliJ
1 6 (20.69%) Selenium
2 4 (13.79%) JUnit
3 3 (10.34%) LoadRunner
4 2 (6.90%) HP UFT
4 2 (6.90%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (3.45%) JMeter
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Analyst
1 19 (65.52%) Test Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Software Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Software Test Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Tester
5 3 (10.34%) Business Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Data Migration Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Migration Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Test Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
7 1 (3.45%) MIS Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) MIS Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) J2EE
2 4 (13.79%) XML
3 3 (10.34%) XML Messaging
4 1 (3.45%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) Manual Testing
3 10 (34.48%) Automation Testing
3 10 (34.48%) V-Model
3 10 (34.48%) Waterfall
4 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
5 7 (24.14%) Automated Testing
6 6 (20.69%) Agile Testing
6 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
6 6 (20.69%) Web Development
6 6 (20.69%) Web Testing
7 5 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
8 4 (13.79%) Migration
8 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (13.79%) System Testing
9 3 (10.34%) ETL
9 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
9 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) Java
3 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (68.97%) ISTQB
2 4 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (10.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) WAI
2 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) HP
2 2 (6.90%) Citrix
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Talend
3 1 (3.45%) Cognos
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle