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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 55 - 91
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 18 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.64% - 0.097%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.61% - 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 0
Median salary £32,000 - -
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
155 311 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 22.73% 32.13% 23.19%
Number of salaries quoted 135 296 213
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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
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 29 July 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 - 10 £32,000 -
Middlesbrough - 5 £31,500 -
Skipton - 2 £35,000 -
ISTQB
Yorkshire

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 43 (93.48%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (86.96%) SQL
3 34 (73.91%) ISEB
4 21 (45.65%) TDD
4 21 (45.65%) Software Testing
5 17 (36.96%) Finance
6 16 (34.78%) JIRA
6 16 (34.78%) Test Scripting
6 16 (34.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 16 (34.78%) SDLC
7 15 (32.61%) Non-Functional Testing
7 15 (32.61%) Bugzilla
8 14 (30.43%) Unix
9 13 (28.26%) Test Strategy
9 13 (28.26%) BDD
9 13 (28.26%) HP Quality Center
9 13 (28.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (28.26%) Defect Management
10 12 (26.09%) Toad
11 11 (23.91%) Degree
11 11 (23.91%) Computer Science
11 11 (23.91%) Root Cause Analysis
12 10 (21.74%) Waterfall
12 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (21.74%) Automation Testing
13 9 (19.57%) Mobile App
13 9 (19.57%) System Integration Testing
13 9 (19.57%) Smartphone
13 9 (19.57%) Android
13 9 (19.57%) Apple iOS

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 (13.04%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.17%) MySQL
1 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (34.78%) JIRA
2 15 (32.61%) Bugzilla
3 12 (26.09%) Toad
4 9 (19.57%) SoapUI
5 5 (10.87%) Selenium
6 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.52%) WATIR
7 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (36.96%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (63.04%) Analyst
1 29 (63.04%) Test Analyst
2 17 (36.96%) Tester
3 10 (21.74%) Software Tester
4 9 (19.57%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Agile Test Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Selenium Tester
7 3 (6.52%) Automation Tester
7 3 (6.52%) QC Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 2 (4.35%) Agile Tester
8 2 (4.35%) Junior
8 2 (4.35%) Junior Tester
9 1 (2.17%) Lead Tester
9 1 (2.17%) Manual Test Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) Senior Tester
9 1 (2.17%) Software Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) Software Test Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) SOAP
2 3 (6.52%) .NET
2 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.52%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.17%) Spring
3 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Computer Science
2 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (19.57%) Mobile App
3 9 (19.57%) Smartphone
4 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Unix
2 9 (19.57%) Android
2 9 (19.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (93.48%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (45.65%) Software Testing
2 21 (45.65%) TDD
3 16 (34.78%) SDLC
3 16 (34.78%) Test Scripting
4 15 (32.61%) Non-Functional Testing
5 13 (28.26%) BDD
5 13 (28.26%) Defect Management
5 13 (28.26%) Test Strategy
5 13 (28.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (23.91%) Root Cause Analysis
7 10 (21.74%) Automation Testing
7 10 (21.74%) Waterfall
8 9 (19.57%) Integration Testing
8 9 (19.57%) System Integration Testing
8 9 (19.57%) System Testing
9 8 (17.39%) Kanban
9 8 (17.39%) Performance Testing
9 8 (17.39%) Resilience Testing
9 8 (17.39%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (86.96%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) C#
3 2 (4.35%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (73.91%) ISEB
2 16 (34.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 11 (23.91%) Degree
Systems Management
1 13 (28.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft