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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 69 89 77
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 16 2 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.75% 0.21% 1.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.64% 0.72% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 17
Median salary £36,000 £28,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.21% -15.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,550 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,850 £28,950 £41,674
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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
166 276 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 18.16% 28.60% 36.48%
Number of salaries quoted 123 181 292
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 23 February 2017.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in Nottingham

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 21 (65.63%) Automation Testing
2 20 (62.50%) ISEB
3 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (50.00%) Selenium
5 14 (43.75%) Automated Testing
5 14 (43.75%) SQL
6 13 (40.63%) QA
7 10 (31.25%) Test Strategy
8 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (25.00%) TDD
8 8 (25.00%) Manual Testing
8 8 (25.00%) BDD
9 7 (21.88%) Performance Testing
10 5 (15.63%) Integration Testing
10 5 (15.63%) SoapUI
10 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
10 5 (15.63%) JUnit
10 5 (15.63%) HTML
10 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
10 5 (15.63%) CSS
10 5 (15.63%) JMeter
10 5 (15.63%) Process Improvement
10 5 (15.63%) System Integration Testing
11 4 (12.50%) Functional Testing
11 4 (12.50%) Data Analytics
11 4 (12.50%) Analytics
11 4 (12.50%) Windows
11 4 (12.50%) Java
12 3 (9.38%) Ruby
12 3 (9.38%) Software Testing

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (6.25%) Redis
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Selenium
2 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) JMeter
2 5 (15.63%) JUnit
2 5 (15.63%) SoapUI
3 3 (9.38%) Cucumber
3 3 (9.38%) HP UFT
3 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.38%) WebDriver
4 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.25%) TestComplete
5 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Analyst
2 23 (71.88%) Test Analyst
3 9 (28.13%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Test Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Technical Test Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Test Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) QA Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Tester
6 3 (9.38%) Quality Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Quality Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Software Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Software Test Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Software Tester
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) QA Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) CSS
1 5 (15.63%) HTML
2 3 (9.38%) Behat
2 3 (9.38%) Gherkin
2 3 (9.38%) XML
2 3 (9.38%) XSD
3 2 (6.25%) CSS3
3 2 (6.25%) HTML5
3 2 (6.25%) LESS
3 2 (6.25%) OpenRasta
3 2 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (6.25%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
1 2 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Android
2 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Automation Testing
2 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (43.75%) Automated Testing
4 10 (31.25%) Test Strategy
5 8 (25.00%) BDD
5 8 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 8 (25.00%) TDD
5 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (21.88%) Performance Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Integration Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Process Improvement
7 5 (15.63%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Analytics
8 4 (12.50%) Data Analytics
8 4 (12.50%) Functional Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (9.38%) SDLC
9 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Test Management
9 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.50%) Java
4 3 (9.38%) C#
4 3 (9.38%) Go
4 3 (9.38%) PHP
4 3 (9.38%) Python
4 3 (9.38%) Ruby
4 3 (9.38%) Scala
5 2 (6.25%) ECMAScript
5 2 (6.25%) ES6
Qualifications
1 20 (62.50%) ISEB
2 3 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (40.63%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Apple
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