The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Derbyshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 63 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 11 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.89% 0.86% -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.58% 3.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 0
Average salary £35,000 £43,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Qualifications Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
197 124 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 33.79% 26.67% 23.56%
Number of salaries quoted 148 102 94
Average salary £42,500 £33,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISTQB
East Midlands

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

ISTQB
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Derby -3 11 £35,000 -36.36%
ISTQB
East Midlands

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 (100.00%) ISEB
1 11 (100.00%) QA
2 9 (81.82%) Automated Testing
3 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) Test Strategy
3 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
4 7 (63.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (63.64%) Quality Management
5 6 (54.55%) C#
5 6 (54.55%) Selenium
6 5 (45.45%) TestComplete
6 5 (45.45%) NUnit
6 5 (45.45%) Scrum
6 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 5 (45.45%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
8 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
8 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
8 2 (18.18%) NHS
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 2 (18.18%) Windows
8 2 (18.18%) Jasmine
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (18.18%) Information Governance
9 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
9 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
9 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
9 1 (9.09%) SQL

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Selenium
2 5 (45.45%) TestComplete
2 5 (45.45%) NUnit
2 5 (45.45%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (18.18%) Jasmine
4 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) QA Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) QA Test Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
4 1 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 2 (18.18%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Automated Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Test Strategy
2 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
3 7 (63.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Quality Management
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
6 2 (18.18%) Information Governance
7 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft