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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 67 34 67
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +33
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 10 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.33% 3.99% 1.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.00% 14.29% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 12
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,400 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £46,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +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
200 147 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 26.67% 27.95% 31.87%
Number of salaries quoted 165 123 197
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +28.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 31 March 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Coventry

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 6 (46.15%) HP
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Automation Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
2 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (38.46%) JUnit
3 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
4 3 (23.08%) WAI
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (23.08%) LoadRunner
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) UNIX
4 3 (23.08%) Line Management
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 2 (15.38%) TestComplete
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) VB
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Back Office

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MS Access
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) JUnit
2 3 (23.08%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (23.08%) LoadRunner
3 2 (15.38%) TestComplete
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 1 (7.69%) NUnit
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Back Office
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Test Leader
1 3 (23.08%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Test Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Software Test Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Software Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Automation Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) PMI
1 1 (7.69%) EPoS
1 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Automation Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Line Management
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Test Management
6 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) V-Model
6 1 (7.69%) Keyword-Driven Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) PgMP
3 1 (7.69%) APMP
3 1 (7.69%) CAPM
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.69%) PMP
3 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) WAI
2 1 (7.69%) P3O
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle