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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 85 82 94
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 12 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.25% 1.90% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.99% 6.05% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 6
Median salary £33,375 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.26% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,281 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,992 £45,000 £36,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
ISTQB
Nottinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
301 397 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 31.35% 31.41% 28.24%
Number of salaries quoted 190 270 224
Median salary £40,000 £34,525 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -13.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,454 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Nottingham

ISTQB
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in Nottingham

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 11 (84.62%) ISEB
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (46.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (46.15%) HP
5 5 (38.46%) ERP
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) Degree
5 5 (38.46%) QA
6 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
6 4 (30.77%) Java
7 3 (23.08%) C#
7 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
7 3 (23.08%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (23.08%) SDLC
7 3 (23.08%) JIRA
7 3 (23.08%) Test Management
7 3 (23.08%) V-Model
7 3 (23.08%) Automation Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
8 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
8 2 (15.38%) Selenium
8 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (15.38%) ITSM
8 2 (15.38%) Service Management

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
1 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Test Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer in Test
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Test Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Test Automation Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Software Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) XML
1 2 (15.38%) XSD
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Flex
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) ERP
3 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
3 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 3 (23.08%) Automation Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Test Management
4 3 (23.08%) V-Model
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) ITSM
5 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) ISEB
2 6 (46.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Cognizant
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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