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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 70 73 90
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 17 27 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.94% 2.24% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.39% 6.82% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 10
Median salary £33,375 £37,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.00% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £45,000 £35,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
266 396 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 30.37% 32.84% 31.04%
Number of salaries quoted 176 280 241
Median salary £33,375 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.56% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,414 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 1 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 23 (92.00%) ISEB
2 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (56.00%) QA
3 14 (56.00%) HP Quality Center
4 13 (52.00%) Degree
4 13 (52.00%) SDLC
5 10 (40.00%) HP
5 10 (40.00%) SQL
5 10 (40.00%) JIRA
5 10 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
6 8 (32.00%) C#
6 8 (32.00%) Java
6 8 (32.00%) ERP
7 7 (28.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
8 6 (24.00%) Test Management
8 6 (24.00%) Manual Testing
8 6 (24.00%) V-Model
8 6 (24.00%) Regression Testing
8 6 (24.00%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (20.00%) Functional Testing
9 5 (20.00%) Defect Management
9 5 (20.00%) Finance
9 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
9 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
10 4 (16.00%) ISEB Practitioner
10 4 (16.00%) Electronic Trading
10 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
10 4 (16.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification

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 (4.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) JIRA
2 4 (16.00%) Ranorex
2 4 (16.00%) TestDirector
3 3 (12.00%) Selenium
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
1 12 (48.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Developer in Test
3 4 (16.00%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Systems Test Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.00%) QA Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Test Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Test Automation Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) XML
1 4 (16.00%) XSD
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (8.00%) Wiki
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) SDLC
3 8 (32.00%) ERP
3 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
4 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
4 7 (28.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Manual Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Regression Testing
5 6 (24.00%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Test Management
5 6 (24.00%) V-Model
6 5 (20.00%) Defect Management
6 5 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 4 (16.00%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
8 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing
8 2 (8.00%) QA Automation
8 2 (8.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 23 (92.00%) ISEB
2 13 (52.00%) Degree
3 10 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (16.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (16.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (56.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (56.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (8.00%) Cognizant
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
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