The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.73% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 8.75% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
ISTQB
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Qualifications Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
80 54 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 19.75% 15.65% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 73 39 47
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Bradford

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing ISTQB 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 ISTQB.

1 11 (78.57%) ISEB
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) Selenium
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) Software Testing
4 8 (57.14%) Finance
5 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (42.86%) QA
7 5 (35.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (28.57%) Functional Testing
8 4 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (28.57%) System Testing
8 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
8 4 (28.57%) Coaching
8 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (28.57%) SDLC
8 4 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
8 4 (28.57%) Regression Testing
8 4 (28.57%) MS Office
8 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
9 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
9 3 (21.43%) Credit Risk
9 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
9 3 (21.43%) Degree
9 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
9 3 (21.43%) Test Management
9 3 (21.43%) Analytics
9 3 (21.43%) Test Automation

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing ISTQB 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 ISTQB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Selenium
2 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
3 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.14%) JMeter
4 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
4 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Analyst
1 12 (85.71%) Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Penetration Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Credit Risk
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Software Testing
3 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) Coaching
4 4 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 4 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 4 (28.57%) SDLC
4 4 (28.57%) System Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Test Management
5 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) SOA
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) ISEB
2 5 (35.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
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