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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 46 68 49
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -19
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 5 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.34% 0.86% 2.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.00% 2.69% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 11
Median salary £39,000 £28,500 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -5.78%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
125 186 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 33.51% 32.07% 32.79%
Number of salaries quoted 87 150 112
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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
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 25 July 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 +14 5 £39,000 +36.84%
ISTQB
East Midlands

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (91.67%) ISEB
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Automated Testing
3 9 (75.00%) Scrum
3 9 (75.00%) QA
4 8 (66.67%) Online Security
4 8 (66.67%) iPad
5 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Selenium
7 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Android
7 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
7 1 (8.33%) JIRA
7 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
7 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
7 1 (8.33%) Twitter
7 1 (8.33%) Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) SDLC
7 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
7 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
7 1 (8.33%) C
7 1 (8.33%) C#
7 1 (8.33%) C++
7 1 (8.33%) HTML
7 1 (8.33%) Java
7 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (8.33%) .NET
7 1 (8.33%) CSS

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 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Tester
2 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Software Tester
3 5 (41.67%) QA Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) QA Tester
4 4 (33.33%) Automation Tester
4 4 (33.33%) QA Automation Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) QA Automation Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Software Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Automated Testing
3 9 (75.00%) Scrum
4 8 (66.67%) Online Security
5 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
6 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Twitter