The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 44 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 0.31% 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.03% 1.30% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -23.72%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.78%
ISTQB
North Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
97 77 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 30.03% 22.32% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 92 73 63
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Harrogate region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Harrogate

ISTQB
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB