The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - - 99
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £31,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
ISTQB
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
158 152 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 23.69% 20.91% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 117 111 218
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire region citing ISTQB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Leicestershire

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Linux

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (25.00%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) NUnit
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
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