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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Yorkshire / East Yorkshire
Rank 30 25 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 0.77% 5.36% 2.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.82% 13.64% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 4
Median salary £31,500 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -5.71%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
55 66 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 42.31% 39.29% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 47 30 35
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,500 £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 16 January 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 -6.66%
ISTQB
Yorkshire

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 7 (77.78%) ISEB
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) QA
2 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
3 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Selenium
3 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) JIRA
4 3 (33.33%) Release Management
4 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
5 2 (22.22%) TestRail
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) SAP
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) ERP
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 1 (11.11%) System Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2

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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 2 (22.22%) TestRail
4 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
2 7 (77.78%) Test Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Software Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Tester
5 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Release Management
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
5 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) System Testing
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
1 2 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) ISEB
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) SAP