The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the East Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Yorkshire / East Yorkshire
Rank 32 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 0.72% 4.22% 4.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.94% 10.61% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 3
Median salary £31,500 £37,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +17.18%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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

Qualifications Category
East Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
34 66 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 24.64% 39.76% 36.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33 32 39
Median salary £30,250 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in East Yorkshire

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in East Yorkshire

ISTQB
Salary Trend in East Yorkshire

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in East Yorkshire

ISTQB
Job Locations in East Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the East Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hull -6 1 £31,500 -16.00%
ISTQB
Yorkshire

ISTQB
Top 24 Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 East Yorkshire region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Release Management
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) ERP
3 2 (50.00%) TestRail
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) TestRail
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Software Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Tester
3 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA