The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.07% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 20.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.78%
ISTQB
England

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

Qualifications Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25 64 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 20.33% 36.57% 43.41%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 56
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

ISTQB
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in the Midlands

ISTQB
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 9 (100.00%) SAP
1 9 (100.00%) HP
1 9 (100.00%) QA
1 9 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 9 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 9 (100.00%) System Integration Testing

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 9 (100.00%) Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) SAP Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) SAP Test Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 9 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) HP
1 9 (100.00%) SAP
Midlands
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago