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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 54 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 5 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.02% 2.17% 0.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.72% 6.52% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 3
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £28,500 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £36,000 £52,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
106 184 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 21.59% 33.27% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 78 135 102
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £27,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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
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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 0 3 £41,500 +18.57% 1
ISTQB
East Midlands

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) ISEB
1 9 (100.00%) QA
2 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
3 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 3 (33.33%) Degree
6 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (33.33%) Load Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Testing
6 3 (33.33%) TDD
6 3 (33.33%) UNIX
6 3 (33.33%) VBScript
6 3 (33.33%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
7 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (11.11%) NUnit
7 1 (11.11%) Web Services
7 1 (11.11%) C#
7 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) NHS
7 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
7 1 (11.11%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (11.11%) Test Planning

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) NUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) TestComplete
1 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
1 1 (11.11%) Karma Test Runner
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Tester
2 6 (66.67%) Senior Tester
3 3 (33.33%) Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Load Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
5 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) T-Plan
Derby, Derbyshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + 25 days hol, pension
Posted: 6 days ago