The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 50 92 99
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +7
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 28 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 3.62% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.27% 0.69% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 27 2 1
Median salary £32,000 £28,250 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.27% +37.80%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
ISTQB
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
211 290 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 27.26% 28.83% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 187 272 232
Median salary £35,000 £41,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% -1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,550 £26,050 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

ISTQB
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

ISTQB
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

ISTQB
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +17 17 £32,000 +13.27%
Middlesbrough - 7 £31,500 -
Skipton - 4 £35,000 - 1
ISTQB
Yorkshire

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 46 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (80.00%) SQL
3 38 (76.00%) ISEB
4 20 (40.00%) TDD
4 20 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 19 (38.00%) JIRA
6 18 (36.00%) Finance
7 16 (32.00%) Test Scripting
7 16 (32.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 16 (32.00%) SDLC
8 15 (30.00%) Bugzilla
9 14 (28.00%) Unix
9 14 (28.00%) Non-Functional Testing
10 13 (26.00%) Automation Testing
10 13 (26.00%) Test Strategy
10 13 (26.00%) Defect Management
10 13 (26.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (26.00%) BDD
11 12 (24.00%) HP Quality Center
11 12 (24.00%) Toad
12 11 (22.00%) Degree
12 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
12 11 (22.00%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (20.00%) Functional Testing
13 10 (20.00%) SoapUI
13 10 (20.00%) Waterfall
14 9 (18.00%) Smartphone
14 9 (18.00%) System Testing
14 9 (18.00%) Android
14 9 (18.00%) Integration Testing

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) MySQL
1 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (38.00%) JIRA
2 15 (30.00%) Bugzilla
3 12 (24.00%) Toad
4 10 (20.00%) SoapUI
5 9 (18.00%) Selenium
6 4 (8.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (6.00%) WATIR
8 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
9 1 (2.00%) JMeter
9 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (36.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (62.00%) Analyst
1 31 (62.00%) Test Analyst
2 19 (38.00%) Tester
3 11 (22.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 10 (20.00%) Software Tester
5 5 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
6 4 (8.00%) Automation Tester
6 4 (8.00%) Junior
6 4 (8.00%) Junior Tester
6 4 (8.00%) Manual Test Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 4 (8.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) QC Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Agile Tester
9 1 (2.00%) Java Automation Tester
9 1 (2.00%) Senior Tester
9 1 (2.00%) Software Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Software Test Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) SOAP
2 4 (8.00%) Web Services
3 3 (6.00%) .NET
3 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.00%) Mobile App
2 9 (18.00%) Smartphone
3 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.00%) Unix
2 9 (18.00%) Android
2 9 (18.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 20 (40.00%) TDD
3 16 (32.00%) SDLC
3 16 (32.00%) Test Scripting
4 14 (28.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 13 (26.00%) Automation Testing
5 13 (26.00%) BDD
5 13 (26.00%) Defect Management
5 13 (26.00%) Test Strategy
5 13 (26.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (22.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 10 (20.00%) Functional Testing
7 10 (20.00%) Waterfall
8 9 (18.00%) Integration Testing
8 9 (18.00%) System Integration Testing
8 9 (18.00%) System Testing
9 8 (16.00%) Kanban
9 8 (16.00%) Performance Testing
9 8 (16.00%) Resilience Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (80.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.00%) Java
3 4 (8.00%) C#
4 2 (4.00%) C
5 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 38 (76.00%) ISEB
2 16 (32.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 11 (22.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (24.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
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