The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the North Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 92 74 87
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.097% 0.96% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% 3.77% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 3
Average salary - £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Qualifications Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
243 212 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 23.48% 25.54% 23.96%
Number of salaries quoted 216 157 206
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
ISTQB
Yorkshire

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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) DOM
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firebug

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (25.00%) Firebug
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) DOM
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA