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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 25 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 4 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 2.84% 9.09% 5.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.81% 31.43% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Median salary £30,000 £32,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
ISTQB
Yorkshire

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
37 35 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 26.24% 28.93% 37.23%
Number of salaries quoted 32 23 18
Median salary £24,750 £32,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.65% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £47,550
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -8 4 £30,000 -6.25% 1
ISTQB
Yorkshire

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 East Yorkshire region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 14 (100.00%) ISEB
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Test Scripting
4 7 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (42.86%) Manual Testing
5 6 (42.86%) BDD
5 6 (42.86%) TDD
6 5 (35.71%) Retail
6 5 (35.71%) Finance
6 5 (35.71%) Legal
6 5 (35.71%) QA
7 4 (28.57%) SLA
7 4 (28.57%) PHP
7 4 (28.57%) Selenium
7 4 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
8 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
8 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 2 (14.29%) SQL
9 2 (14.29%) Web Services
9 2 (14.29%) XML
9 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 2 (14.29%) Degree
9 2 (14.29%) JSON
9 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
9 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
9 2 (14.29%) REST
9 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing

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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) JMeter
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
1 5 (35.71%) Legal
1 5 (35.71%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Automation Tester
4 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Senior UAT Tester
4 2 (14.29%) UAT Tester
5 1 (7.14%) QA Leader
5 1 (7.14%) QA Manager
5 1 (7.14%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Software Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) JSON
1 2 (14.29%) REST
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
1 2 (14.29%) WSDL
1 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 6 (42.86%) BDD
3 6 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 6 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
5 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Test Management
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PHP
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) ISEB
2 7 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
2 4 (28.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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