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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 87 89 83
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 16 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.43% 1.09% 1.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.35% 3.60% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 20
Median salary £31,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -3.75%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
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
252 361 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 22.46% 30.23% 33.44%
Number of salaries quoted 172 208 341
Median salary £40,000 £41,674 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.01% +4.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
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 8 December 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 -3 15 £31,500 -17.10% 6
ISTQB
East Midlands

ISTQB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 32 (78.05%) ISEB
2 28 (68.29%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (68.29%) Automation Testing
3 26 (63.41%) QA
4 20 (48.78%) Automated Testing
5 15 (36.59%) SQL
5 15 (36.59%) JIRA
5 15 (36.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 15 (36.59%) SDLC
6 14 (34.15%) Selenium
7 12 (29.27%) C#
8 10 (24.39%) Degree
8 10 (24.39%) Software Testing
8 10 (24.39%) Defect Management
8 10 (24.39%) Test Automation
8 10 (24.39%) HP Quality Center
9 9 (21.95%) Functional Testing
9 9 (21.95%) Java
10 8 (19.51%) TestDirector
10 8 (19.51%) ISEB Practitioner
10 8 (19.51%) Scrum
10 8 (19.51%) Ranorex
10 8 (19.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 7 (17.07%) Test Management
11 7 (17.07%) Test Scripting
11 7 (17.07%) XML
11 7 (17.07%) XSD
11 7 (17.07%) Finance
12 6 (14.63%) Manual Testing
13 5 (12.20%) System Integration Testing

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 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (4.88%) Redis
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (36.59%) JIRA
2 14 (34.15%) Selenium
3 8 (19.51%) Ranorex
3 8 (19.51%) TestDirector
4 5 (12.20%) SoapUI
5 3 (7.32%) JMeter
5 3 (7.32%) JUnit
6 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.88%) TestComplete
6 2 (4.88%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.44%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.44%) Protractor
7 1 (2.44%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Games
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Analyst
2 19 (46.34%) Test Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Automation Test Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) QA Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Systems Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Systems Test Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Automation Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) QA Automation Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Test Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Automation Tester
6 3 (7.32%) QA Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Test Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Tester
6 3 (7.32%) Testing Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Java Automation Tester
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Test Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) XML
1 7 (17.07%) XSD
2 2 (4.88%) CSS
2 2 (4.88%) CSS3
2 2 (4.88%) HTML
2 2 (4.88%) HTML5
2 2 (4.88%) LESS
2 2 (4.88%) OpenRasta
2 2 (4.88%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (4.88%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (2.44%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (4.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Android
1 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (68.29%) Automation Testing
2 20 (48.78%) Automated Testing
3 15 (36.59%) SDLC
4 10 (24.39%) Defect Management
4 10 (24.39%) Software Testing
4 10 (24.39%) Test Automation
5 9 (21.95%) Functional Testing
6 8 (19.51%) Scrum
7 7 (17.07%) Test Management
7 7 (17.07%) Test Scripting
8 6 (14.63%) Manual Testing
9 5 (12.20%) Performance Testing
9 5 (12.20%) System Integration Testing
10 4 (9.76%) Analytics
10 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (9.76%) Data Analytics
10 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (7.32%) Electronic Trading
11 3 (7.32%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) SQL
2 12 (29.27%) C#
3 9 (21.95%) Java
4 2 (4.88%) ECMAScript
4 2 (4.88%) ES6
4 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 32 (78.05%) ISEB
2 15 (36.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (24.39%) Degree
4 8 (19.51%) ISEB Practitioner
4 8 (19.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (63.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) HP
2 2 (4.88%) Apple
3 1 (2.44%) SAP
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