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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 73 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.88% 0.33% -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.58% 1.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Median salary £32,000 £29,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £36,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +3.54%
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
153 240 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 19.15% 26.79% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 113 226 195
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £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 26 September 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 +5 3 £32,000 +16.36% 1
Skipton - 2 £33,250 - 1
Harrogate - 1 £35,000 -
ISTQB
Yorkshire

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (77.78%) SQL
2 28 (77.78%) ISEB
3 17 (47.22%) Test Scripting
4 15 (41.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 15 (41.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 15 (41.67%) TDD
5 14 (38.89%) Software Testing
6 12 (33.33%) SDLC
7 11 (30.56%) Finance
8 10 (27.78%) Test Strategy
8 10 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (27.78%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (22.22%) Integration Testing
9 8 (22.22%) Test Management
9 8 (22.22%) SoapUI
9 8 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
10 7 (19.44%) Defect Management
10 7 (19.44%) Degree
10 7 (19.44%) JIRA
10 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
10 7 (19.44%) Bugzilla
10 7 (19.44%) Unix
10 7 (19.44%) BDD
10 7 (19.44%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (19.44%) Functional Testing
10 7 (19.44%) Waterfall
10 7 (19.44%) System Testing
11 6 (16.67%) MS Office
11 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

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 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) SoapUI
2 7 (19.44%) Bugzilla
2 7 (19.44%) JIRA
3 5 (13.89%) Toad
4 3 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 3 (8.33%) Selenium
4 3 (8.33%) WATIR
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Analyst
1 22 (61.11%) Test Analyst
2 14 (38.89%) Tester
3 8 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Agile Test Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Software Tester
5 3 (8.33%) Automation Tester
5 3 (8.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 3 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Tester
6 2 (5.56%) Junior
6 2 (5.56%) Junior Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Lead Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Software Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) SOAP
2 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
2 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
3 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
3 5 (13.89%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Unix
2 5 (13.89%) Android
2 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) Test Scripting
3 15 (41.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 15 (41.67%) TDD
4 14 (38.89%) Software Testing
5 12 (33.33%) SDLC
6 10 (27.78%) Test Strategy
6 10 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (22.22%) Integration Testing
7 8 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
7 8 (22.22%) Test Management
8 7 (19.44%) BDD
8 7 (19.44%) Defect Management
8 7 (19.44%) Functional Testing
8 7 (19.44%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (19.44%) System Testing
8 7 (19.44%) Waterfall
9 5 (13.89%) Automation Testing
9 5 (13.89%) Black-Box Testing
9 5 (13.89%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (77.78%) ISEB
2 15 (41.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (19.44%) Degree
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
Skipton, North Yorkshire
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