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 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 70 91 103
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +12
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 11 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.29% 0.75% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.14% 3.14% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 2
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
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
266 255 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 31.18% 23.79% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 246 218 202
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 5 February 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 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
York +12 7 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Middlesbrough - 2 - -
Skipton - 2 £21,000 -
Harrogate +11 1 £35,000 +55.55%
ISTQB
Yorkshire

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 23 (100.00%) ISEB
2 16 (69.57%) Selenium
3 14 (60.87%) Test Scripting
3 14 (60.87%) SQL
4 13 (56.52%) JIRA
5 12 (52.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
6 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (43.48%) C#
8 9 (39.13%) HTML
8 9 (39.13%) Visual Studio
8 9 (39.13%) CSS
8 9 (39.13%) W3C
8 9 (39.13%) Firebug
8 9 (39.13%) Security Testing
8 9 (39.13%) Software Testing
9 8 (34.78%) Java
10 6 (26.09%) Functional Testing
10 6 (26.09%) QA
11 4 (17.39%) Web Services
11 4 (17.39%) SOA
11 4 (17.39%) Test Management
11 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (17.39%) Automation Testing
12 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
12 3 (13.04%) Cucumber
12 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
12 3 (13.04%) Finance
13 2 (8.70%) Mobile Games

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
1 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
1 2 (8.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Selenium
2 13 (56.52%) JIRA
3 9 (39.13%) Firebug
3 9 (39.13%) Visual Studio
4 3 (13.04%) Cucumber
5 2 (8.70%) Capybara
5 2 (8.70%) MSTest
6 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
6 1 (4.35%) JMeter
6 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
6 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Analyst
1 16 (69.57%) Test Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Automation Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Automation Test Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Web Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Web Test Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Manual Test Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Tester
4 4 (17.39%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Junior
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Penetration Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Software Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) CSS
1 9 (39.13%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) DOM
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) W3C
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile Games
3 1 (4.35%) Java Card
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Test Scripting
2 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (39.13%) Security Testing
3 9 (39.13%) Software Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Functional Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Automation Testing
5 4 (17.39%) SOA
5 4 (17.39%) Test Management
6 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
7 2 (8.70%) BDD
7 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.70%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Project Management
7 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (8.70%) TDD
7 2 (8.70%) Time Management
7 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 10 (43.48%) C#
4 8 (34.78%) Java
5 2 (8.70%) C
5 2 (8.70%) Ruby
6 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) ISEB
2 12 (52.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) HP
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
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Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
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