The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Nottinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 106 97 97
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.32% 0.36% 0.079%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.18% 1.24% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -18.57%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Qualifications Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
340 322 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 27.38% 28.60% 33.55%
Number of salaries quoted 273 287 367
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,454 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISTQB
East Midlands

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014.

ISTQB Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

ISTQB
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +2 4 £35,000 +47.36% 3
ISTQB
East Midlands

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing ISTQB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISTQB.

1 15 (100.00%) ISEB
2 8 (53.33%) Test Scripting
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Selenium
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) Scrum
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
7 3 (20.00%) JIRA
7 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (20.00%) C#
7 3 (20.00%) .NET
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle
7 3 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (20.00%) W3C
7 3 (20.00%) Stress Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
8 2 (13.33%) User Stories
8 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
8 2 (13.33%) System Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
8 2 (13.33%) SQL
9 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing ISTQB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISTQB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Selenium
2 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) WebLOAD
4 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Test Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Software Tester
2 6 (40.00%) Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Automation Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) QA Tester
5 1 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) QA Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) W3C
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
1 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Test Scripting
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Stress Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) System Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
5 2 (13.33%) User Stories
5 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) ISEB
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
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