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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 48 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 13 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 2.58% - 2.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.88% - 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 13
Average salary £30,250 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
Qualifications Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
165 96 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 32.80% 25.81% 28.04%
Number of salaries quoted 114 79 123
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 24 July 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 24 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby - 11 £30,000 -
ISTQB
East Midlands

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 23 (100.00%) QA
2 21 (91.30%) ISEB
3 18 (78.26%) Automated Testing
4 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (65.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (60.87%) Quality Management
6 14 (60.87%) C#
6 14 (60.87%) Selenium
6 14 (60.87%) TestComplete
6 14 (60.87%) Test Automation
7 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
8 12 (52.17%) Scrum
8 12 (52.17%) NUnit
8 12 (52.17%) Karma Test Runner
9 11 (47.83%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (47.83%) Test Strategy
10 8 (34.78%) Software Testing
11 6 (26.09%) NHS
11 6 (26.09%) Jasmine
12 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
13 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
13 4 (17.39%) WebDriver
14 3 (13.04%) Automation Testing
15 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
15 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
15 2 (8.70%) TDD
15 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
15 2 (8.70%) XML
15 2 (8.70%) SQL
15 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (60.87%) Selenium
1 14 (60.87%) TestComplete
2 12 (52.17%) NUnit
2 12 (52.17%) Karma Test Runner
3 6 (26.09%) Jasmine
4 4 (17.39%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Analyst
1 18 (78.26%) Test Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Software Test Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Test Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Tester
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Software Tester
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Software Tester
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Tester
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Software Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Senior QA Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) QA Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) QA Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Test Manager
6 2 (8.70%) QA Test Manager
7 1 (4.35%) QA Automation Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) NHS
2 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Automated Testing
2 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (65.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (60.87%) Quality Management
4 14 (60.87%) Test Automation
5 12 (52.17%) Scrum
6 11 (47.83%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (47.83%) Test Strategy
7 8 (34.78%) Software Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
9 3 (13.04%) Automation Testing
10 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (8.70%) TDD
10 2 (8.70%) Information Governance
11 1 (4.35%) Manual Testing
11 1 (4.35%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) C#
2 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) VB
4 1 (4.35%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (91.30%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (100.00%) QA