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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 90 81 98
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 5 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.47% 1.69% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.58% 4.68% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 6
Average salary £29,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £27,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £40,837 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
ISTQB
East Midlands

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
316 406 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 29.64% 36.19% 32.15%
Number of salaries quoted 203 315 256
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -11 2 £28,750 -15.44% 2
ISTQB
East Midlands

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 27 (84.38%) ISEB
2 19 (59.38%) QA
3 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (56.25%) Finance
4 15 (46.88%) SDLC
5 13 (40.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (37.50%) Software Testing
7 11 (34.38%) C#
7 11 (34.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (34.38%) Test Automation
8 10 (31.25%) Java
9 9 (28.13%) Degree
9 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (25.00%) Functional Testing
10 8 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
10 8 (25.00%) Test Strategy
10 8 (25.00%) SQL
11 7 (21.88%) Manual Testing
11 7 (21.88%) Automation Testing
11 7 (21.88%) Ranorex
12 5 (15.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (15.63%) Legal
13 4 (12.50%) Selenium
13 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
13 4 (12.50%) Regression Testing
13 4 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 4 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
14 3 (9.38%) Open Source
14 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
15 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Ranorex
2 4 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) TestDirector
3 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (56.25%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Analyst
2 17 (53.13%) Test Analyst
3 9 (28.13%) Lead Test Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Developer in Test
4 4 (12.50%) QA Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Lead C# Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Lead Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Manual Tester
5 3 (9.38%) QA Manual Tester
5 3 (9.38%) QA Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Java Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Software Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) XML
1 2 (6.25%) XSD
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Flex
2 1 (3.13%) SOAP
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Telematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) SDLC
3 13 (40.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (37.50%) Software Testing
5 11 (34.38%) Test Automation
6 8 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
6 8 (25.00%) Functional Testing
6 8 (25.00%) Test Strategy
7 7 (21.88%) Automation Testing
7 7 (21.88%) Manual Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Regression Testing
8 4 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
9 3 (9.38%) Open Source
10 2 (6.25%) Analytics
10 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
10 2 (6.25%) BDD
10 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (6.25%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) C#
2 10 (31.25%) Java
3 8 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (84.38%) ISEB
2 11 (34.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (28.13%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (3.13%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (59.38%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) GAMP
2 1 (3.13%) GMP
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) HP
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.13%) SAP
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