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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 60 73 78
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 26 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.89% 2.31% 1.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.61% 6.15% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 10
Median salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +7.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £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
245 439 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 27.19% 37.52% 31.86%
Number of salaries quoted 169 314 248
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,149 £52,454 £72,500
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
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in Nottingham

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 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 35 (94.59%) ISEB
2 33 (89.19%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (64.86%) QA
4 23 (62.16%) SDLC
5 20 (54.05%) HP Quality Center
5 20 (54.05%) JIRA
6 19 (51.35%) Degree
7 18 (48.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 14 (37.84%) C#
8 14 (37.84%) Java
9 12 (32.43%) SQL
10 11 (29.73%) Software Testing
10 11 (29.73%) Automation Testing
10 11 (29.73%) Functional Testing
10 11 (29.73%) Defect Management
11 10 (27.03%) Ranorex
11 10 (27.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 10 (27.03%) ISEB Practitioner
11 10 (27.03%) Test Automation
11 10 (27.03%) TestDirector
11 10 (27.03%) HP
11 10 (27.03%) Finance
12 9 (24.32%) Test Scripting
12 9 (24.32%) Automated Testing
13 8 (21.62%) Test Management
13 8 (21.62%) ERP
13 8 (21.62%) Waterfall
14 7 (18.92%) Manual Testing
14 7 (18.92%) User Acceptance Testing
15 6 (16.22%) V-Model

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 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 20 (54.05%) JIRA
2 10 (27.03%) Ranorex
2 10 (27.03%) TestDirector
3 3 (8.11%) Selenium
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Analyst
1 14 (37.84%) Test Analyst
2 10 (27.03%) QA Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Automation Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) QA Automation Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Systems Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Systems Test Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Developer in Test
4 4 (10.81%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Tester
5 3 (8.11%) Testing Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Java Automation Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Test Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Test Automation Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) XML
1 6 (16.22%) XSD
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (5.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (5.41%) Wiki
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Telematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (89.19%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (62.16%) SDLC
3 11 (29.73%) Automation Testing
3 11 (29.73%) Defect Management
3 11 (29.73%) Functional Testing
3 11 (29.73%) Software Testing
4 10 (27.03%) Test Automation
5 9 (24.32%) Automated Testing
5 9 (24.32%) Test Scripting
6 8 (21.62%) ERP
6 8 (21.62%) Test Management
6 8 (21.62%) Waterfall
7 7 (18.92%) Manual Testing
7 7 (18.92%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (16.22%) Regression Testing
8 6 (16.22%) System Integration Testing
8 6 (16.22%) V-Model
9 5 (13.51%) Electronic Trading
10 4 (10.81%) Scrum
11 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) C#
1 14 (37.84%) Java
2 12 (32.43%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 35 (94.59%) ISEB
2 19 (51.35%) Degree
3 18 (48.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (27.03%) ISEB Practitioner
4 10 (27.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (64.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 20 (54.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) HP
2 2 (5.41%) Cognizant
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) SAP
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