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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 65 31 51
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +20
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 13 39 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.56% 6.19% 2.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.07% 20.63% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 11
Average salary £52,777 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.73% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -
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
184 189 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 22.14% 30.00% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 151 147 133
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 6 July 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Coventry

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 12 (52.17%) Automation Testing
2 11 (47.83%) HP
2 11 (47.83%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
4 8 (34.78%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (34.78%) JUnit
5 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
6 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
6 5 (21.74%) LoadRunner
6 5 (21.74%) Finance
6 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (17.39%) Selenium
7 4 (17.39%) SDLC
7 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (17.39%) Project Management
7 4 (17.39%) Java
7 4 (17.39%) HP UFT
7 4 (17.39%) WAI
7 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
8 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
8 3 (13.04%) System Testing
8 3 (13.04%) QA
8 3 (13.04%) Back Office
9 2 (8.70%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
9 2 (8.70%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Line Management
9 2 (8.70%) Coaching

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MS Access
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) JUnit
2 5 (21.74%) LoadRunner
3 4 (17.39%) HP UFT
3 4 (17.39%) Selenium
4 2 (8.70%) TestComplete
5 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.35%) NUnit
5 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Back Office
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Test Leader
2 4 (17.39%) Test Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Test Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Automation Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Software Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Tester
4 2 (8.70%) QA Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Test Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Resource Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) PMI
2 1 (4.35%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Automation Testing
2 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (17.39%) SDLC
5 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) System Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Change Management
7 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
7 2 (8.70%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Line Management
7 2 (8.70%) Coaching
7 2 (8.70%) People Management
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
7 2 (8.70%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
2 4 (17.39%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (4.35%) PgMP
3 1 (4.35%) APMP
3 1 (4.35%) CAPM
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PMP
3 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) WAI
2 3 (13.04%) QA
3 1 (4.35%) P3O
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (8.70%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) HP