The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 54 78 78
Rank change year-on-year
+24 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 14 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.29% 0.86% 1.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.24% 3.21% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 15
Median salary £39,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.53% -7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
ISTQB
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
170 249 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 27.82% 26.92% 36.17%
Number of salaries quoted 121 221 311
Median salary £33,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,775 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire region citing ISTQB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Northamptonshire region.

ISTQB Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

ISTQB
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Northampton +27 14 £39,500 +21.53% 1
ISTQB
East Midlands

ISTQB
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 14 (100.00%) ISEB
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) System Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (64.29%) Automated Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Test Strategy
2 9 (64.29%) Gherkin
2 9 (64.29%) Mentoring
2 9 (64.29%) Coaching
3 5 (35.71%) Software Delivery
3 5 (35.71%) Automation Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
3 5 (35.71%) BDD
3 5 (35.71%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) Eclipse
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 5 (35.71%) Selenium
3 5 (35.71%) Web Testing
3 5 (35.71%) TDD

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
2 5 (35.71%) Eclipse
2 5 (35.71%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Test Leader
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Test Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Test Automation Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Automated Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Coaching
2 9 (64.29%) Mentoring
2 9 (64.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (64.29%) System Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Test Strategy
3 5 (35.71%) Automation Testing
3 5 (35.71%) BDD
3 5 (35.71%) Software Delivery
3 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) ISEB
2 5 (35.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
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