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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 79 78 95
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 10 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.12% 1.48% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.55% 4.59% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 6
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £30,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,992 £45,000 £36,250
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.49% +10.00%
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
282 392 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 31.69% 32.13% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 176 259 219
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,454 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 May 2016.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in Nottingham

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 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 12 (92.31%) ISEB
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (46.15%) Degree
4 6 (46.15%) HP
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) ERP
5 5 (38.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (38.46%) QA
6 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
6 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (30.77%) SDLC
6 4 (30.77%) Java
7 3 (23.08%) C#
7 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
7 3 (23.08%) V-Model
7 3 (23.08%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (23.08%) JIRA
7 3 (23.08%) Test Management
7 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
8 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
8 2 (15.38%) ITSM
8 2 (15.38%) Service Management
8 2 (15.38%) XML
8 2 (15.38%) XSD

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 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
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 Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
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
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) ERP
3 4 (30.77%) SDLC
3 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
4 3 (23.08%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Test Management
4 3 (23.08%) V-Model
5 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
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
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
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 12 (92.31%) ISEB
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
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
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
University of Nottingham
Salary: £28,982 - 37,768 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago