The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 32 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 13 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 5.33% - 1.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.53% - 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 4
Average salary £23,500 - £33,250
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 - £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,700 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
ISTQB
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
53 63 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 21.72% 18.31% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 47 60 50
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Norfolk

ISTQB
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich - 12 £23,500 -
ISTQB
East of England

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 26 (96.30%) ISEB
2 25 (92.59%) JIRA
3 24 (88.89%) QA
4 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (59.26%) Waterfall
6 14 (51.85%) Defect Management
7 2 (7.41%) TDD
7 2 (7.41%) BDD
7 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
8 1 (3.70%) Automation Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Performance Engineering
8 1 (3.70%) DevOps
8 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (3.70%) Line Management
8 1 (3.70%) Coaching
8 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (3.70%) Software Delivery
8 1 (3.70%) SDLC
8 1 (3.70%) SOLID
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.70%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.70%) Agile Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Functional Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Analytics
8 1 (3.70%) Selenium
8 1 (3.70%) Release Management
8 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 25 (92.59%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Analyst
1 25 (92.59%) Test Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Junior
3 2 (7.41%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Test Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Strategy Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Test Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Test Strategy Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) RESTful
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) Waterfall
3 14 (51.85%) Defect Management
4 2 (7.41%) BDD
4 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.41%) TDD
5 1 (3.70%) Automation Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Coaching
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.70%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Release Management
5 1 (3.70%) Scrum
5 1 (3.70%) SDLC
5 1 (3.70%) Software Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.70%) SOLID
5 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.70%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.70%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) Bourne shell
1 1 (3.70%) Java
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (96.30%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (88.89%) QA