The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 40 51 45
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 10 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.48% 1.05% 3.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.64% 2.73% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 8
Average salary £35,000 £25,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.25% -28.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £25,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,100 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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 Solihull region.

Qualifications Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
94 110 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 32.75% 38.60% 42.32%
Number of salaries quoted 59 35 58
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

ISEB
Salary Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the Solihull region.

ISEB Salary Trend in Solihull

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in Solihull

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
2 9 (69.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (53.85%) XML
4 6 (46.15%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 6 (46.15%) Degree
4 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
5 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Automation Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
5 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
6 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
7 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
7 3 (23.08%) MSTest
7 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 3 (23.08%) QA
7 3 (23.08%) Selenium
7 3 (23.08%) CSS
7 3 (23.08%) Web Services
7 3 (23.08%) C#
7 3 (23.08%) HTML
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) Windows
7 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (7.69%) Line Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (23.08%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Test Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Software Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Test Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) XML
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
3 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
4 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Automation Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
7 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
7 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 1 (7.69%) SOA
7 1 (7.69%) Project Management
7 1 (7.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
3 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) HP
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
The Curve Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Life Assurance, Holiday
Posted: 12 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £27,000 to £31,000 per annum 9 Month Contract with Potential Revi
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £27,000 to £31,000 per annum 9 Month Contract with Potential Revi
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £25k - 27k per year + .
Posted: 27 days ago