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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 17 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 8.77% 1.23% -
As % of the Qualifications category 47.62% 4.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
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
21 47 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 18.42% 28.83% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 13
Average salary £50,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in East Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB across the East Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in East Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the East Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in East Yorkshire

ISTQB
Job Locations in East Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the East Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
Hull +7 10 £50,000 -
ISTQB
Yorkshire

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Yorkshire 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 20 (100.00%) ISEB
2 15 (75.00%) Software Testing
3 9 (45.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (40.00%) SDLC
4 8 (40.00%) QA
4 8 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 8 (40.00%) Finance
4 8 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (40.00%) Client/Server
5 7 (35.00%) HP
5 7 (35.00%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
6 6 (30.00%) Manual Testing
6 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
6 6 (30.00%) Agile Testing
6 6 (30.00%) IVR
6 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (30.00%) .NET
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (25.00%) SAP
7 5 (25.00%) ITIL
7 5 (25.00%) UNIX
7 5 (25.00%) Windows
7 5 (25.00%) HP UFT
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco
8 4 (20.00%) Verint
8 4 (20.00%) Speech Recognition

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Yorkshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) HP UFT
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Legal
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Analyst
1 13 (65.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Software Tester
2 6 (30.00%) Test Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Tester
3 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 6 (30.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) UNIX
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 8 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 8 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (40.00%) SDLC
3 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Testing
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (30.00%) Manual Testing
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) Speech Recognition
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) ISEB
2 9 (45.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) HP
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) SAP
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) Verint