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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 72 86 84
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 23 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.21% 0.19% 1.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.41% 0.66% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 15
Median salary £35,000 £43,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £42,750 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £44,750 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
221 304 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 21.19% 29.49% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 173 190 314
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £25,000 £25,000
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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +13 21 £35,000 -17.64% 2
ISTQB
East Midlands

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 28 (70.00%) ISEB
2 27 (67.50%) Automation Testing
3 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (47.50%) QA
5 18 (45.00%) Selenium
6 17 (42.50%) Automated Testing
6 17 (42.50%) SQL
7 10 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (25.00%) Test Strategy
8 9 (22.50%) Functional Testing
8 9 (22.50%) SDLC
9 8 (20.00%) Performance Testing
9 8 (20.00%) Manual Testing
9 8 (20.00%) JIRA
9 8 (20.00%) BDD
10 7 (17.50%) Test Scripting
10 7 (17.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (17.50%) Software Testing
11 6 (15.00%) TDD
11 6 (15.00%) Finance
11 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
12 5 (12.50%) WebDriver
12 5 (12.50%) Integration Testing
12 5 (12.50%) SoapUI
12 5 (12.50%) Process Improvement
12 5 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
12 5 (12.50%) Defect Management
12 5 (12.50%) JMeter
12 5 (12.50%) JUnit
12 5 (12.50%) C#

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (5.00%) Redis
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (45.00%) Selenium
2 8 (20.00%) JIRA
3 5 (12.50%) JMeter
3 5 (12.50%) JUnit
3 5 (12.50%) SoapUI
3 5 (12.50%) WebDriver
4 4 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (10.00%) HP UFT
5 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (7.50%) Ranorex
5 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (7.50%) TestDirector
6 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (5.00%) LoadRunner
6 2 (5.00%) TestComplete
7 1 (2.50%) Protractor
7 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Analyst
2 23 (57.50%) Test Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Tester
5 5 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Technical Test Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Test Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) QA Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Software Tester
7 3 (7.50%) QA Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Test Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Software Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Test Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Automation Tester
8 2 (5.00%) QA Automation Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) QA Leader
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) Gherkin
2 3 (7.50%) CSS
2 3 (7.50%) HTML
2 3 (7.50%) XML
2 3 (7.50%) XSD
3 2 (5.00%) CSS3
3 2 (5.00%) HTML5
3 2 (5.00%) LESS
3 2 (5.00%) OpenRasta
3 2 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (5.00%) Unreal Engine
4 1 (2.50%) Behat
4 1 (2.50%) Swagger
4 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Android
2 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) Automation Testing
2 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (42.50%) Automated Testing
4 10 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 10 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (22.50%) Functional Testing
5 9 (22.50%) SDLC
6 8 (20.00%) BDD
6 8 (20.00%) Manual Testing
6 8 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 7 (17.50%) Software Testing
7 7 (17.50%) Test Scripting
8 6 (15.00%) TDD
8 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
9 5 (12.50%) Defect Management
9 5 (12.50%) Integration Testing
9 5 (12.50%) Process Improvement
9 5 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
10 4 (10.00%) Analytics
10 4 (10.00%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) C#
3 4 (10.00%) Java
4 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.00%) ECMAScript
5 2 (5.00%) ES6
6 1 (2.50%) Go
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby
6 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (70.00%) ISEB
2 7 (17.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
3 3 (7.50%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (7.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (47.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Apple
3 1 (2.50%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) SAP
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