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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 63 87 112
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +25
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 28 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.96% 0.66% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.04% 2.54% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 27 7 3
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £30,000 £34,100
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
279 276 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 29.49% 26.14% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 252 245 240
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
York +8 20 £29,500 +7.27% 3
Skipton +8 2 £35,000 +27.27%
Middlesbrough - 2 £20,500 - 1
ISTQB
Yorkshire

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 34 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (80.00%) ISEB
3 29 (72.50%) SQL
4 17 (42.50%) JIRA
5 14 (35.00%) Finance
6 13 (32.50%) TDD
6 13 (32.50%) Software Testing
6 13 (32.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (30.00%) Automation Testing
8 11 (27.50%) Selenium
8 11 (27.50%) Test Scripting
8 11 (27.50%) Bugzilla
9 10 (25.00%) Unix
9 10 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 10 (25.00%) Degree
9 10 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (25.00%) BDD
9 10 (25.00%) SDLC
10 9 (22.50%) Defect Management
10 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (22.50%) HP Quality Center
11 8 (20.00%) Toad
12 7 (17.50%) Java
13 6 (15.00%) Test Management
13 6 (15.00%) Waterfall
13 6 (15.00%) Test Strategy
13 6 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
14 5 (12.50%) Apple iOS
14 5 (12.50%) SoapUI
14 5 (12.50%) Functional Testing

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) JIRA
2 11 (27.50%) Bugzilla
2 11 (27.50%) Selenium
3 8 (20.00%) Toad
4 5 (12.50%) SoapUI
5 4 (10.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.00%) Firebug
6 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (5.00%) WATIR
7 1 (2.50%) Capybara
7 1 (2.50%) JMeter
7 1 (2.50%) MSTest
7 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Analyst
1 24 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 14 (35.00%) Tester
3 8 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Software Tester
5 4 (10.00%) Junior
5 4 (10.00%) Junior Tester
5 4 (10.00%) Manual Test Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
6 3 (7.50%) Automation Tester
6 3 (7.50%) QC Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Agile Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.50%) Java Automation Tester
8 1 (2.50%) Software Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Software Test Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Web Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) Web Services
2 3 (7.50%) SOAP
3 2 (5.00%) .NET
3 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.00%) CSS
3 2 (5.00%) Gherkin
3 2 (5.00%) HTML
4 1 (2.50%) DOM
4 1 (2.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.00%) W3C
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Unix
2 5 (12.50%) Android
2 5 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (32.50%) Software Testing
2 13 (32.50%) TDD
3 12 (30.00%) Automation Testing
4 11 (27.50%) Test Scripting
5 10 (25.00%) BDD
5 10 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (25.00%) SDLC
6 9 (22.50%) Defect Management
7 6 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (15.00%) Test Management
7 6 (15.00%) Test Strategy
7 6 (15.00%) Waterfall
8 5 (12.50%) Functional Testing
8 5 (12.50%) Performance Testing
8 5 (12.50%) SOA
8 5 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Integration Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Kanban
9 4 (10.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) SQL
2 7 (17.50%) Java
3 5 (12.50%) C#
4 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.00%) C
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (80.00%) ISEB
2 13 (32.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £29000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Phoenix Software
Salary: Up to £31,000 per annum Pension contributions, 25 holidays plus bank h
Posted: 14 days ago