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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank - 57 54
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire - 1.09% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.99% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £40,500 -
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 Derbyshire region.

Qualifications Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
69 167 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 19.38% 36.30% 22.46%
Number of salaries quoted 43 104 75
Median salary £45,000 £37,846 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.90% +0.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £67,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 9 (75.00%) QA
2 8 (66.67%) ISEB
2 8 (66.67%) SDLC
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Selenium
5 3 (25.00%) Android
5 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
5 3 (25.00%) Coaching
5 3 (25.00%) Software Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (16.67%) Test Management
7 1 (8.33%) JIRA

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 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Tester
2 5 (41.67%) Software Tester
3 3 (25.00%) QA Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Lead Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Software Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
4 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Web Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) QA Leader
5 1 (8.33%) QA Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Android
1 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) SDLC
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Coaching
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) QA