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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 38 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 28 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.71% 2.98% 4.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.71% 10.07% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 22
Average salary £36,250 £51,350 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.40% +18.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £38,950 £57,500 £55,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
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
129 149 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 21.68% 29.62% 33.08%
Number of salaries quoted 115 135 154
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 £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £62,500 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

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 September 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Coventry

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (61.76%) SQL
2 32 (47.06%) QA
3 25 (36.76%) Test Scripting
4 23 (33.82%) Manual Testing
5 22 (32.35%) UNIX
6 19 (27.94%) HTML
6 19 (27.94%) Software Testing
7 18 (26.47%) ISTQB
7 18 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (26.47%) Windows
8 17 (25.00%) Oracle
9 15 (22.06%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (20.59%) Back Office
10 14 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (19.12%) Automation Testing
11 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
12 12 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (17.65%) Finance
13 11 (16.18%) ETL
13 11 (16.18%) VB
13 11 (16.18%) Java
14 10 (14.71%) XML
14 10 (14.71%) SharePoint
14 10 (14.71%) SOA
14 10 (14.71%) Automated Testing
15 9 (13.24%) Web Services
15 9 (13.24%) Integration Testing
16 8 (11.76%) Scrum
17 7 (10.29%) Mentoring
18 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (14.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Office
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (5.88%) TestComplete
2 4 (5.88%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
General
1 14 (20.59%) Back Office
2 12 (17.65%) Finance
3 6 (8.82%) Retail
4 4 (5.88%) Games
5 2 (2.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (44.12%) Tester
2 24 (35.29%) Analyst
3 22 (32.35%) Test Analyst
4 11 (16.18%) Software Tester
4 11 (16.18%) Senior Tester
5 10 (14.71%) Software Test Analyst
6 9 (13.24%) Test Manager
7 8 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
7 8 (11.76%) Systems Test Analyst
8 6 (8.82%) Systems Tester
8 6 (8.82%) Test Consultant
8 6 (8.82%) Consultant
9 5 (7.35%) Test Leader
10 4 (5.88%) Lead Tester
10 4 (5.88%) Software Consultant
11 3 (4.41%) Technical Manager
11 3 (4.41%) Automated Tester
12 1 (1.47%) Business Analyst
12 1 (1.47%) Quality Analyst
12 1 (1.47%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.94%) HTML
2 10 (14.71%) XML
3 9 (13.24%) Web Services
4 2 (2.94%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.35%) UNIX
2 18 (26.47%) Windows
3 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) Test Scripting
2 23 (33.82%) Manual Testing
3 19 (27.94%) Software Testing
4 18 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (22.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (19.12%) Automation Testing
8 11 (16.18%) ETL
9 10 (14.71%) SOA
9 10 (14.71%) Automated Testing
10 9 (13.24%) Integration Testing
11 8 (11.76%) Scrum
12 7 (10.29%) Mentoring
13 6 (8.82%) System Testing
13 6 (8.82%) ITIL
14 5 (7.35%) Performance Testing
14 5 (7.35%) Unit Testing
14 5 (7.35%) Test Automation
14 5 (7.35%) Test Planning
14 5 (7.35%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (61.76%) SQL
2 11 (16.18%) VB
2 11 (16.18%) Java
3 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (26.47%) ISTQB
2 5 (7.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (47.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (5.88%) HP
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.94%) Capita
4 2 (2.94%) Citrix
5 1 (1.47%) Cognos
5 1 (1.47%) IBM
5 1 (1.47%) Netezza
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago