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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - - 31
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate - - 2.08%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
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
96 58 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 24.00% 18.30% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 90 48 48
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,087 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,900 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft