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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 52 50 63
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 2 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.45% 1.67% 1.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.78% 7.50% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Median salary £33,500 £42,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.17% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £42,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £42,500 £36,250
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £35,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+11.26% -2.73%
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
72 80 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 16.14% 22.22% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 63 61 61
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 11 (91.67%) ISEB
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
5 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
5 4 (33.33%) Selenium
5 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (33.33%) .NET
5 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 3 (25.00%) Project Management
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Web Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
6 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (16.67%) System Testing
7 2 (16.67%) DevOps
7 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (16.67%) QlikView

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (16.67%) QlikView
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium
1 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Calabash
3 1 (8.33%) JMeter
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Test Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Web Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Software Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (25.00%) Web Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (16.67%) System Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft