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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 49 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 21 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.49% 4.33% 5.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.41% 14.77% 14.74%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 27
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
128 149 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 21.26% 29.33% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 115 135 152
Average salary £37,500 £43,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% +17.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 October 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Coventry

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 35 (59.32%) SQL
2 25 (42.37%) QA
3 21 (35.59%) ISTQB
4 20 (33.90%) UNIX
5 19 (32.20%) Test Scripting
5 19 (32.20%) Manual Testing
6 16 (27.12%) Windows
7 15 (25.42%) HTML
7 15 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (23.73%) Oracle
9 13 (22.03%) Software Testing
10 12 (20.34%) Finance
10 12 (20.34%) Automation Testing
11 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
12 10 (16.95%) Automated Testing
13 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (15.25%) VB
13 9 (15.25%) Java
13 9 (15.25%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (13.56%) ETL
14 8 (13.56%) Back Office
14 8 (13.56%) XML
14 8 (13.56%) Integration Testing
14 8 (13.56%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (11.86%) Web Services
15 7 (11.86%) SharePoint
15 7 (11.86%) SOA
16 6 (10.17%) QuickTest Pro
16 6 (10.17%) Retail
16 6 (10.17%) Scrum

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 7 (11.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Office
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.25%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.69%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (10.17%) TestComplete
2 4 (6.78%) LoadRunner
3 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
General
1 12 (20.34%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Back Office
3 6 (10.17%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) Local Government
5 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (44.07%) Tester
2 20 (33.90%) Analyst
3 19 (32.20%) Test Analyst
4 12 (20.34%) Senior Tester
5 9 (15.25%) Software Tester
5 9 (15.25%) Software Test Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) Test Leader
6 7 (11.86%) Systems Test Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) Test Manager
7 5 (8.47%) Systems Tester
8 4 (6.78%) Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Test Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Lead Tester
8 4 (6.78%) Automated Tester
9 2 (3.39%) Technical Manager
10 1 (1.69%) Business Analyst
10 1 (1.69%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.42%) HTML
2 8 (13.56%) XML
3 7 (11.86%) Web Services
4 2 (3.39%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.90%) UNIX
2 16 (27.12%) Windows
3 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) Test Scripting
1 19 (32.20%) Manual Testing
2 15 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.03%) Software Testing
4 12 (20.34%) Automation Testing
5 10 (16.95%) Automated Testing
6 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (13.56%) ETL
7 8 (13.56%) Integration Testing
7 8 (13.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (11.86%) SOA
9 6 (10.17%) Scrum
9 6 (10.17%) Line Management
9 6 (10.17%) Test Automation
10 5 (8.47%) System Testing
10 5 (8.47%) Mentoring
10 5 (8.47%) ITIL
10 5 (8.47%) Test Management
11 4 (6.78%) Migration
11 4 (6.78%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 35 (59.32%) SQL
2 9 (15.25%) Java
2 9 (15.25%) VB
3 3 (5.08%) VBScript
4 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (35.59%) ISTQB
2 6 (10.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (42.37%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Oracle
2 5 (8.47%) HP
3 2 (3.39%) Capita
4 1 (1.69%) Netezza
4 1 (1.69%) Cognos
4 1 (1.69%) IBM
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Coventry Building Society
Salary: From £32,440 to £44,605 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago