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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 81 80 97
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 16 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.55% 2.07% 1.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.95% 6.60% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 10
Median salary £33,375 £40,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.56% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £45,000 £35,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,250 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.87% +14.28%
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
323 409 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 31.36% 31.41% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 227 289 256
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,027 £53,458
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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
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 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -2 16 £33,375 -16.56% 4
ISTQB
East Midlands

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 24 (88.89%) ISEB
2 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (51.85%) Degree
3 14 (51.85%) QA
3 14 (51.85%) HP Quality Center
4 13 (48.15%) SDLC
5 12 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (40.74%) SQL
7 10 (37.04%) HP
7 10 (37.04%) JIRA
8 8 (29.63%) Automated Testing
8 8 (29.63%) Waterfall
8 8 (29.63%) C#
8 8 (29.63%) Java
8 8 (29.63%) ERP
9 7 (25.93%) Manual Testing
9 7 (25.93%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (25.93%) Defect Management
10 6 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
10 6 (22.22%) Software Testing
10 6 (22.22%) V-Model
10 6 (22.22%) Regression Testing
11 5 (18.52%) Finance
11 5 (18.52%) XML
11 5 (18.52%) XSD
11 5 (18.52%) Functional Testing
11 5 (18.52%) Test Management
11 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
12 4 (14.81%) Ranorex
12 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) JIRA
2 4 (14.81%) Ranorex
2 4 (14.81%) TestDirector
3 2 (7.41%) Selenium
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Analyst
2 13 (48.15%) Test Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Developer in Test
4 4 (14.81%) QA Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Systems Test Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Test Automation Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Test Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Manual Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) QA Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) QA Leader
7 1 (3.70%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) XML
1 5 (18.52%) XSD
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (7.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (7.41%) Wiki
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) SDLC
3 8 (29.63%) Automated Testing
3 8 (29.63%) ERP
3 8 (29.63%) Waterfall
4 7 (25.93%) Defect Management
4 7 (25.93%) Manual Testing
4 7 (25.93%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 6 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 6 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (22.22%) V-Model
6 5 (18.52%) Functional Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Test Management
6 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
7 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
8 3 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
8 3 (11.11%) Scrum
9 2 (7.41%) ITIL
9 2 (7.41%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) C#
2 8 (29.63%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 24 (88.89%) ISEB
2 14 (51.85%) Degree
3 12 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (14.81%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (51.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (51.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) HP
2 2 (7.41%) Cognizant
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum , DOE.
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago