The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 37 66 50
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -16
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 6 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.92% 0.81% 2.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.83% 2.26% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 9
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £29,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,900 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
ISTQB
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
103 221 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 32.91% 35.99% 31.95%
Number of salaries quoted 67 155 91
Median salary £37,500 £32,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £64,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Derbyshire

ISTQB
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

ISTQB
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +12 5 £40,000 +23.07%
ISTQB
East Midlands

ISTQB
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) QA
3 7 (63.64%) ISEB
4 6 (54.55%) Scrum
5 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Selenium
6 4 (36.36%) iPad
6 4 (36.36%) Online Security
7 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 2 (18.18%) CSS
7 2 (18.18%) HTML
7 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
7 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
7 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Test Planning
7 2 (18.18%) Coaching
7 2 (18.18%) SDLC
7 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Android
7 2 (18.18%) JIRA
8 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
8 1 (9.09%) Java
8 1 (9.09%) C
8 1 (9.09%) C#
8 1 (9.09%) C++
8 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Tester
2 7 (63.64%) Software Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Tester
3 2 (18.18%) QA Leader
3 2 (18.18%) QA Team Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Web Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Android
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Online Security
5 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Coaching
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Test Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) QA