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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 60 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 5 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.85% 2.16% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.58% 6.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 0
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,688 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.53% -
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
194 162 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 33.05% 31.83% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 149 108 86
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,750 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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
(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 -3 4 £30,500 +1.66% 3
Chesterfield - 1 £37,500 -
ISTQB
East Midlands

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 10 (100.00%) QA
2 9 (90.00%) ISEB
3 8 (80.00%) Software Testing
4 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Load Testing
5 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (30.00%) Selenium
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (30.00%) C#
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (20.00%) NHS
7 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
7 2 (20.00%) NUnit
7 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (20.00%) TestComplete
7 2 (20.00%) Information Governance
7 2 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (20.00%) SDLC
8 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
8 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 3 (30.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) TestComplete
2 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (20.00%) NUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Tester
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Tester
3 2 (20.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) NHS
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Load Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Information Governance
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
6 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) ISEB
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
Derby
Prospectus IT
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + 25 days hol, pension
Posted: 21 days ago
Derby
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Derby
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago