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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 59 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 7 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.25% 2.32% -
As % of the Qualifications category 6.73% 11.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 0
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
104 92 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 18.60% 19.41% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 89 77 34
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bradford region citing ISTQB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in Bradford

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing ISTQB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bradford region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 15 (100.00%) ISEB
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
5 8 (53.33%) Functional Testing
6 7 (46.67%) Selenium
6 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
6 7 (46.67%) Finance
7 6 (40.00%) System Testing
8 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
8 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (33.33%) QlikView
8 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (33.33%) SDLC
8 5 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 5 (33.33%) MS Office
8 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
8 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
9 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
10 3 (20.00%) SoapUI
10 3 (20.00%) Web Testing

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (33.33%) QlikView
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Selenium
2 3 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Test Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Test Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Manual Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Web Manager
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 10 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 8 (53.33%) Functional Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
5 6 (40.00%) System Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (33.33%) SDLC
6 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
8 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (20.00%) Project Management
8 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (20.00%) Web Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) ISEB
2 5 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Bradford, West Yorkshire
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