The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - - 14
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley - - 2.22%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £22,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.31% +7.85%
ISTQB
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dudley region.

Qualifications Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 27.27% 40.00% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 8
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £26,000 £19,499
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

The demand trend of job ads across the Dudley region citing ISTQB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Dudley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Dudley region.

ISTQB Salary Trend in Dudley

ISTQB
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Dudley region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley 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 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Business Test Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft