The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 73 86 76
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 19 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.85% 0.47% 1.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.55% 1.57% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 17
Median salary £36,000 £29,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £24,900 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £32,600 £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 Nottinghamshire region.

Qualifications Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
199 319 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 19.41% 29.76% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 141 209 308
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,900 £22,850
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 Nottinghamshire

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

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

ISTQB
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

ISTQB
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +21 16 £36,000 +25.21% 1
Mansfield - 1 £27,500 -
ISTQB
East Midlands

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 23 (63.89%) Automation Testing
2 22 (61.11%) ISEB
3 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (50.00%) Selenium
4 18 (50.00%) SQL
5 16 (44.44%) QA
6 15 (41.67%) Automated Testing
7 10 (27.78%) Test Strategy
8 9 (25.00%) Manual Testing
9 8 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (22.22%) Performance Testing
9 8 (22.22%) TDD
9 8 (22.22%) BDD
10 6 (16.67%) Functional Testing
11 5 (13.89%) JMeter
11 5 (13.89%) JUnit
11 5 (13.89%) HTML
11 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
11 5 (13.89%) CSS
11 5 (13.89%) Software Testing
11 5 (13.89%) Integration Testing
11 5 (13.89%) Process Improvement
11 5 (13.89%) SoapUI
11 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
11 5 (13.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (13.89%) System Integration Testing
12 4 (11.11%) SDLC
12 4 (11.11%) JIRA
12 4 (11.11%) Cucumber
12 4 (11.11%) Gherkin

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (5.56%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (5.56%) Redis
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (50.00%) Selenium
2 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.89%) JMeter
2 5 (13.89%) JUnit
2 5 (13.89%) SoapUI
3 4 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 4 (11.11%) HP UFT
3 4 (11.11%) JIRA
4 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (8.33%) WebDriver
5 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.56%) LoadRunner
5 2 (5.56%) TestComplete
6 1 (2.78%) Protractor
6 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) Analyst
2 23 (63.89%) Test Analyst
3 9 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Tester
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Test Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Software Tester
5 5 (13.89%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Technical Test Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Test Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) QA Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Quality Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Quality Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Software Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Systems Test Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) QA Leader
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.78%) Automation Tester
9 1 (2.78%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) CSS
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
2 4 (11.11%) Gherkin
3 3 (8.33%) Behat
3 3 (8.33%) XML
3 3 (8.33%) XSD
4 2 (5.56%) CSS3
4 2 (5.56%) HTML5
4 2 (5.56%) LESS
4 2 (5.56%) OpenRasta
4 2 (5.56%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (5.56%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (2.78%) Swagger
5 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
1 2 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Android
2 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Automation Testing
2 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (41.67%) Automated Testing
4 10 (27.78%) Test Strategy
5 9 (25.00%) Manual Testing
6 8 (22.22%) BDD
6 8 (22.22%) Performance Testing
6 8 (22.22%) TDD
6 8 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (16.67%) Functional Testing
8 5 (13.89%) Integration Testing
8 5 (13.89%) Process Improvement
8 5 (13.89%) Software Testing
8 5 (13.89%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Analytics
9 4 (11.11%) Data Analytics
9 4 (11.11%) Scrum
9 4 (11.11%) SDLC
10 3 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
10 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.11%) Java
4 3 (8.33%) C#
4 3 (8.33%) Go
4 3 (8.33%) PHP
4 3 (8.33%) Python
4 3 (8.33%) Ruby
4 3 (8.33%) Scala
5 2 (5.56%) ECMAScript
5 2 (5.56%) ES6
Qualifications
1 22 (61.11%) ISEB
2 5 (13.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (44.44%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Apple
3 1 (2.78%) HP
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