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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 7.58% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 27.78% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.78%
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
18 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 27.27% 43.33% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 8
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £25,000 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Dudley region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) QA
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Business Test Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft