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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 90 89 105
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 15 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.35% 1.74% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.37% 5.66% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 6
Average salary £33,375 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.26% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £32,281 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,794 £45,000 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
343 424 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 30.96% 30.79% 27.62%
Number of salaries quoted 230 291 263
Average salary £42,091 £34,549 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.82% -13.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,454 £50,000
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 29 April 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 29 April 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 -2 12 £33,375 -3.26% 1
ISTQB
East Midlands

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 14 (77.78%) ISEB
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (38.89%) HP
5 7 (38.89%) SQL
5 7 (38.89%) Degree
5 7 (38.89%) QA
6 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 6 (33.33%) ERP
7 5 (27.78%) Java
7 5 (27.78%) SDLC
8 4 (22.22%) Defect Management
8 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
8 4 (22.22%) C#
8 4 (22.22%) XML
8 4 (22.22%) XSD
8 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
8 4 (22.22%) JIRA
8 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (22.22%) Manual Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Test Management
9 3 (16.67%) V-Model
9 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Automation Testing
9 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
10 2 (11.11%) Selenium
10 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
10 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) Ranorex
3 1 (5.56%) TestDirector
3 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
1 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Test Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Developer in Test
3 3 (16.67%) Test Automation Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Manager
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Project Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) XML
1 4 (22.22%) XSD
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Flex
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) ERP
2 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 5 (27.78%) SDLC
4 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Defect Management
4 4 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 3 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Test Management
5 3 (16.67%) V-Model
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) ITSM
6 2 (11.11%) Service Management
6 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) ISEB
2 10 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (38.89%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) GAMP
2 1 (5.56%) GMP
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Cognizant
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
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