The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 60 74 72
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 6 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.09% 0.52% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.77% 1.98% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 3
Median salary £43,750 £37,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.24% -12.94%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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
104 202 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.84% 26.03% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 90 153 125
Median salary £46,000 £40,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.58% +3.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region citing ISTQB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Coventry

ISTQB
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in Coventry

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) QA
3 7 (63.64%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) SDLC
5 5 (45.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) JIRA
6 4 (36.36%) Selenium
6 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
6 4 (36.36%) SoapUI
6 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (27.27%) Concordion
7 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
7 3 (27.27%) System Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
7 3 (27.27%) Degree
7 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Windows
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) ISEB
8 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
8 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
8 2 (18.18%) UML
8 2 (18.18%) Python
8 2 (18.18%) PHP
8 2 (18.18%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) MySQL
8 2 (18.18%) SOAP
8 2 (18.18%) XML
8 2 (18.18%) Unix

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (9.09%) EPiServer
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
1 2 (18.18%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
1 4 (36.36%) SoapUI
2 3 (27.27%) Concordion
2 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
3 2 (18.18%) FitNesse
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) JMeter
3 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
3 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (18.18%) Zephyr
4 1 (9.09%) Hudson
4 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) QA Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) QA Manager
4 1 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) SOAP
1 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
3 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) SDLC
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
4 3 (27.27%) System Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) QA Automation
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Test Management
5 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 2 (18.18%) UML
5 2 (18.18%) Use Case
6 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
2 2 (18.18%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) ISEB
3 2 (18.18%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Atlassian
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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